• Lady Knights softball wins opener

    Lady Knights softball faced St. Edward of Elgin on Tuesday and began the season with a 13-5 win. Kaneland (1-0) saw two hits from Sara Rose, and a winning effort on the mound from Delani Vest (4...

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Civic Center hosts Meet the Candidates Night

    The public is invited to a Meet the Candidates Night to hear from the candidates running for the Maple Park village president and village trustee positions in the April 7 election.

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Disaster response training starts March 26

    Residents who want to help local authorities with emergencies and disasters can be trained by Elburn Police Department in its Community Emergency Response Team (C.E.R.T.) program.

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Fish fry buffet set for March 20

    The American Legion Post 312 All-You-Can-Eat Fish Fry is Friday, March 20, from 4:30 to 8 p.m.

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Get The Facts event

    In an effort to clear up misconceptions about the upcoming library referendum, a Get The Facts event will be held on Saturday, March 21, at the Sugar Grove Public Library, 54 Snow St.

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Real estate firm sponsors food drive

    RE/MAX All Pro in Sugar Grove is sponsoring a food drive to benefit the Kaneland Food Pantry, in response to community need.

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Conley Outreach offers Grief Support in March

    Mourning After, a self-help group for young widows and widowers (including all with children still living at home), will meet on Thursday March 19, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in Room 10 of the Elburn and Countryside...

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Lions announce calendar raffle winners

    Following is the list of winners in the Elburn Lions Park Calendar Raffle for March 2009

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Matthew I. Peters

    Matthew I. Peters, 73, of Midlothian, Ill., passed away March 1, 2009.

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Elburn resident named to Boston University Dean’s List

    Kristin L. Sivak, a resident of Elburn, has recently been named to the Dean's List at Boston University for the fall semester.

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Welker named to Dean’s List at EIU

    Megan Welker of Elburn has achieved the Dean's List at Eastern Illinois University for the fall semester of 2008. Her semester grade point average was 4.00. Her major is in the College of Education and Professional...

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Local resident named to MSOE Dean’s List

    Daniel A. Neumann of Sugar Grove has been named to the Milwaukee School of Engineering’s winter quarter Dean’s List.

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Sugar Grove UMC to set controlled burn

    The Sugar Grove United Methodist Church will organize a controlled burn of its three-acre prairie planted at the Harter Road campus, three quarters of a mile west of Route 47 and Waubonsee Community College.

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Faith Assembly invites bands to enter contest

    IMPACT Youth Ministry of Faith Assembly Church in Elburn presents its first annual Battle of the Bands.

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Virgil church offers Lenten fish fries

    Virgil church offers Lenten fish fries

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Geological feature part of middle school’s name

    The new middle school has a new name. The School Board approved "Kaneland Harter Middle School" at its meeting on Monday. It also named the north-south road that leads onto the campus, "Esker Road. " The name...

    • Posted March 13, 2009
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  • Scoping out sink holes in Heritage Hills

    The Maple Park Village Board voted to take a closer look at an 18-inch pot hole at the intersection of Chester and Fabia in the Heritage Hills subdivision. Public Works Director Eric Pinion expressed concern that the...

    • Posted March 13, 2009
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  • Wayside horns could reduce train whistles by this summer

    Elburn must wait a few more months for the wayside horns that, for the most part, will rid the village of train whistles.

    • Posted March 13, 2009
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  • Who stays, who goes?

    There are no two ways about it: These are tough times for the Kaneland School District. With reduced tax revenues and lack of growth, the district is faced with budget cuts, and with cuts come tough decisions....

    • Posted March 13, 2009
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  • Village trashes residents’ garbage tickets

    Village officials will make Elburn's garbage ordinance more lenient and void all tickets received by residents in 2008 for violating it.

    • Posted March 13, 2009
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  • Solheim Cup adds day

    Solheim Cup spectators can look forward to an extra day to watch teams practice before the tournament begins this summer at Rich Harvest Farms in Sugar Grove.

    • Posted March 13, 2009
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  • Society celebrates 25 years of history

    The Sugar Grove Historical Society celebrates its 25-year anniversary on Monday, March 18. The celebration, held at Bliss House on Main Street, will feature an overview of the society's history.

    • Posted March 13, 2009
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  • Village considers stricter rules for senior tax rebates

    Any Elburn senior citizen may request a 75 percent refund of last year's municipal utility taxes. But because some people may be mising misuse the program, village officials might tighten its rules.

    • Posted March 13, 2009
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  • Village to extend water main between Prairie Glen, Dugan Woods

    The Sugar Grove Village Board on March 3 agreed to extend the water main between Prairie Glen Subdivision along Route 30 and Municipal Drive and Dugan Woods Subdivision to the west.

    • Posted March 13, 2009
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  • Heineman changes mind about running

    Sugar Grove village trustee Mary Heineman said she thought the next couple of years would be a good time to step away from the Village Board to concentrate on her family and other interests.

    • Posted March 13, 2009
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  • ‘I like it, Sam I am’

    It’s not green eggs and ham, but 2-year-old Teaghan Hardy of Virgil is enjoying her food at the Second Annual Dr. Seuss Breakfast at the American Legion in Maple Park on March 1.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Elburn police blotter

    Theft; No valid driver’s license; Felony traffic arrest; DUI; Driving while license suspended; Criminal defacement of property

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • 3/12 Cartoon

    Cartoon by John DiDonna

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Editorial: Elburn Herald recognized for advertising excellence

    Each year, Illinois newspapers compete in the Illinois Press Association’s Newspaper Advertising and Marketing Contest.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Girls track makes indoor strides on Saturday

    At the Hononegah Girls Indoor Classic on Saturday, Kaneland Lady Knights track finished 21st out of 22 teams (6.5 points). Homewood-Flossmoor, with 82 points, led the charge, followed by Whitney Young at 73 points and West...

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • KHS dropped by Hampshire in regional

    As much as the five-game winning streak a month ago represented good times, these last three games had the look of a hard-luck end.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Kaneland High School honor roll

    Honor roll from semester one, 2008-2009.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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