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Editorial: A thank you to residents for making Kandyland 2012 a success
The Elburn Herald would like to say thank you to everyone who participated in...
- Posted December 13, 2012
Guest editorial: Celebrating the First Amendment
The hardest line to sing in the "Star-Spangled Banner" is also the most important.
- Posted December 6, 2012
The right way to ring in the Christmas season
Of all the great debate topics in this country (Pepsi or Coke, Bears or...
- Posted November 29, 2012
Editorial: Many reasons to give thanks on Thanksgiving
It’s funny how one’s perception of Thanksgiving will develop during their life.
- Posted November 21, 2012
Guest Editorial: November is National Diabetes Month
Did you know that here are 23.6 million children and adults living with diabetes...
- Posted November 15, 2012
Editorial: Kaneland District, community make strides toward bully-free environment
At the Kaneland School Board meeting on Sept. 24, Kaneland parent and Elburn resident...
- Posted November 8, 2012
Editorial: Two ways to help
Because the state of Illinois is considered safe for President Obama for the presidential...
- Posted November 1, 2012
Guest Editorial: Kaneland Hall of Fame nomination
To celebrate and commemorate the many accomplishments and achievements of Kaneland graduates, Kaneland District...
- Posted October 25, 2012
Editorial: Celebrate Red Ribbon Week, Oct. 23-31
Looking for a great way to promote drug prevention in your community? Look no...
- Posted October 19, 2012
Guest Editorial: Principal Appreciation Week is Oct. 22-26
Do you want to tell a school principal that you appreciate them? If so,...
- Posted October 11, 2012
Guest Editorial: Newspapers are community icons
ongratulations. By holding this newspaper in your hands , you are participating...
- Posted October 4, 2012
Editorial: Time for a change
As of Monday, Oct. 1, the Elburn Herald/Kaneland Publications Inc. will have a new...
- Posted September 28, 2012
Editorial: Learn ways to help fund a college education
College tuition costs continue to remain high, and in many cases, continue to climb,...
- Posted September 20, 2012
Editorial: Inflexible AYP standards cast unfair spotlight on Kaneland, other school districts
It was during Secretariat’s legendary performance in the 1973 Belmont Stakes that a reporter...
- Posted September 13, 2012
Editorial: Farewell to the 2012 summer festival season
The close of Labor Day weekend each year signals the start of many good...
- Posted September 7, 2012
Guest Editorial: Start of school requires extra precautions while driving
With the start of school comes the need to remind drivers to be aware...
- Posted August 30, 2012
Guest Editorial: Farmers markets offer more than food
Farmers markets are popping up in small towns across rural America. Increasingly, farmers and...
- Posted August 23, 2012
Editorial: We hope to see you at Elburn Days this weekend
The annual Elburn Days festival, a three-day festival and series of community events that...
- Posted August 16, 2012
Guest Editorial: Elburn Station negotiations a ‘good chess game’
For those of us who appreciate a good chess game, a beauty has been...
- Posted August 10, 2012
Editorial: Examples of ‘community’ abound
This part of the summer—when our local communities are on display to their residents,...
- Posted August 2, 2012
Editorial: Enjoy the Corn Boil
Every year, countless man hours from dozens of people representing numerous organizations culminate in...
- Posted July 26, 2012
Editorial: A change in leadership; an affirmation of our foundational principles
Anytime there is a change in leadership inside an organization, questions soon follow: How...
- Posted July 19, 2012
Guest Editorial: Warmer weather equals more calls to the Poison Center
The Illinois Poison Center is a non-profit health service that provides the people of...
- Posted July 12, 2012
Editorial: Time for the Kaneland municipalities to get on the same page
The Kaneland School Board and the Elburn Village Board last week completed an Intergovernmental...
- Posted July 5, 2012
Guest Editorial: SG police responds to rumonrs of child abduction attempt
by Investigator John Sizer, Sugar Grove Police Department Numerous emails are being circulated around the...
- Posted June 28, 2012
Editorial: Taking a moment to reflect
On June 13 through June 15, newspapers from throughout the state of Illinois gathered...
- Posted June 21, 2012
Guest Editorial: This Father’s Day, teach your kids to manage finances
As parents, we hope we're doing a good job raising our children—teaching them right...
- Posted June 7, 2012
Guest Editorial: A letter to the Kaneland School District community
As we approach the end of another very successful school year, I wanted to...
- Posted May 31, 2012
Editorial: Sugar Grove opened Pandora’s Box, and here are the results
The proposed Shodeen development in Elburn, referred to as Elburn Station, hit a roadblock...
- Posted May 17, 2012
Guest Editorial: State launches ‘Start Seeing Motorcycles’ campaign
With motorcycle riding season officially under way, the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT), Illinois...
- Posted May 10, 2012
Editorial: ‘Be excellent to each other’
For years following the 9/11 tragedy, high-level government officials continued to remind the public...
- Posted May 3, 2012
Guest Editorial: Trying to make a difference every day
When I retired in February of 2010, I thought about one of my favorite...
- Posted April 26, 2012