• Josephine E. Weiland

    Josephine E. Weiland, 69, of Elburn, passed away unexpectedly at her home Friday morning, Dec. 19, 2008.

    • Posted December 24, 2008
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  • Joyce Tischhauser

    Joyce Tischhauser, 75, of Virgil, passed away peacefully at her home Monday morning, Dec. 15, 2008.

    • Posted December 24, 2008
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  • Harold Burdette Osman

    Harold Burdette Osman, 88, of Yorkville, passed away Friday, Dec. 19, 2008, at Hillside Rehabilitation and Care Center.

    • Posted December 24, 2008
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  • Ellen M. (Grzywa) O’Brien

    Ellen M. (Grzywa) O’Brien, 56, of Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif., formerly of Maple Park, passed away unexpectedly at Torrance Memorial Hospital on Friday, Dec. 12, 2008.

    • Posted December 24, 2008
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  • Carl A. Jacobsen

    Carl A. Jacobsen, 79, of Aurora, passed away Sunday, Dec. 14, 2008, at Rush-Copley Memorial Hospital in Aurora.

    • Posted December 24, 2008
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  • Girls split first two contests at Oswego East Holiday Classic

    Once they made it through the snow, Kaneland girls basketball down to business at the fourth annual Oswego East Holiday Classic.

    • Posted December 24, 2008
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  • Wrestlers earn 1 win out of 3 at Saturday’s Argo quad

    Knights wrestling probably couldn’t think of a better present for itself after two weeks of no meets than to get back on the mat and start pinning people.

    • Posted December 24, 2008
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  • Trustee tables park district proposal, for now

    Elburn village trustee Tom Burgholzer recently proposed to establish a park district made up of volunteers. However, because the district would have to levy a property tax for its support, he changed his mind.

    • Posted December 24, 2008
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  • Cash crunch puts Community Center plans on hold

    Businesses and individuals are not the only ones feeling the effects of a struggling economy—nonprofit organizations are as well.

    • Posted December 24, 2008
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  • Bowling drops WSC matchup at Rochelle

    The Lady Knights lost at T-Byrds in Rochelle to the Hubs by a final of 2,971-2,388.

    • Posted December 24, 2008
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  • Knights boys fall to Bogan in 12-team E. C. Nichols debut

    For awhile, the Kaneland boys basketball team played like it hadn’t seen the court in 17 days.

    • Posted December 24, 2008
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  • Trustees might allow garage sale signs in parkways

    Come spring, an Elburn resident who wants to hold a garage sale might be able to post signs on village parkways to advertise it; but only if the Village Board approves a proposed change to the village...

    • Posted December 19, 2008
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  • Dec. 19 Elburn village notes

    Blackberry Creek trash pickup day still Wednesday; Metra proposes more parking, platforms for Elburn station; Village may change garbage ordinance again

    • Posted December 19, 2008
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  • Elburn officers joining police union

    Elburn police officers are establishing a local chapter of the Illinois Council of Police, a statewide union of law enforcers.

    • Posted December 19, 2008
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  • Bowling still searching for first win

    Nothing like facing a steady rival to usher in the holidays, but the DeKalb Barbs were not about to yield Kaneland’s first win of 2008.

    • Posted December 19, 2008
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  • Jeffrey A. Malewig

    Jeffrey A. Malewig, 17, of Sugar Grove a lifelong Cardinals fan, lost his life in a car accident on Thursday, Dec. 11, 2008.

    • Posted December 18, 2008
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  • Blake A. Denton

    Blake A. Denton, 17, of Sugar Grove, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 11, 2008. He was born July 21, 1991 in Aurora.

    • Posted December 18, 2008
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  • Beverly Ann Bowgren

    Beverly Ann Bowgren, 72, of La Fox, passed away at Delnor-Community Hospital, surrounded by the love of her family, on Sunday, Dec. 7, 2008.

    • Posted December 18, 2008
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  • Phoebe Lovisa Damon

    Phoebe Lovisa Damon, 55, died unexpectedly Friday, Dec. 5, of a cerebral aneurism.

    • Posted December 18, 2008
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  • Food pantry donations keep up with rising demand

    The number of families served by the Elburn and Countryside Food Pantry has risen dramatically, but thanks to an increase in food donations, the pantry is keeping up with demand, said its president, Rita Burnham.

    • Posted December 12, 2008
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  • Village reviews responses to flooding survey

    Elburn officials are reviewing the responses to a village-wide survey to help them understand the nature and extent of flooding that occurred locally during the weekend of Sept. 12-14.

    • Posted December 12, 2008
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  • DeKalb causes giant headache for KHS boys

    On Friday, the phrase "watch out for that tree" might have been an understatement.

    • Posted December 12, 2008
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  • Bowling suffers losses to Sycamore, IMSA

    Wins for the Lady Knights bowling squad have been just out of reach.

    • Posted December 12, 2008
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  • Grapplers tear through Saturday quad

    What’s the best remedy for a 1-5 dual meet start if you’re Kaneland wrestling?

    • Posted December 12, 2008
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  • Willey won’t run for 4th term

    Since he took office in 1997, Elburn Village President Jim Willey has encouraged conversation and consensus with the goal of improving the community, he said.

    • Posted December 12, 2008
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  • Lady Knights point-shy in two losses

    Lady Knights girls basketball can taste the wins just out of its reach, but lately the end of games have been sour.

    • Posted December 12, 2008
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  • Virginia ‘Ginger’ (Campbell) Fraley Goodwin

    Virginia “Ginger” (Campbell) Fraley Goodwin, 93, of Elburn, formerly of Sugar Grove, Elmhurst, Naperville and Florida, went home to Heaven on Friday, Dec. 5, 2008.

    • Posted December 11, 2008
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  • James Rexroat Thompson

    James “Rex” Rexroat Thompson, 90, of Tuscaloosa, Ala., formerly of Kaneville, passed away Monday, Oct. 27, 2008.

    • Posted December 11, 2008
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  • Doryce Strom

    Doryce Strom, 94, of Maple Park, passed away peacefully, Monday, Dec. 8, 2008, at Bethany Healthcare Center, Dekalb.

    • Posted December 11, 2008
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  • Dec. 5 Elburn village notes

    Some residents unaware of burning ban; Wastewater treatment plant to have new pumps

    • Posted December 5, 2008
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  • Sewer, stormwater systems study to target problems

    Elburn will undertake an extensive study of its sewer and stormwater drainage systems to determine how heavy rainfall contributed to the overwhelming of the sanitary sewer in mid-September.

    • Posted December 5, 2008
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  • Girls basketball drop one to GS; earn first win over St. Francis

    While it initially looked like Kaneland girls basketball had Glenbard South’s number on Tuesday night, it was the Raiders who deep-sixed the Lady Knights.

    • Posted December 5, 2008
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