• Elburn village notes

    Rain barrel program; Prairie Knoll; Baseball signage okayed; Parkway guidlines

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Students hit the slopes

    All it took was for one student to express an interest in forming a ski club at Kaneland, and more than 50 students and two teacher-sponsors jumped on board.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Local election brings opportunity to talk about new goals

    As a matter of policy, the Elburn Herald does not endorse specific candidates in elections. While we wish to continue that policy, newly announced candidate for the Sugar Grove Village Board Joe Wolf told reporter Susan O’Neill...

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Bowling gets first WSC triumph

    While conference matchups are normally fairly tough, Kaneland High School bowling earned its first Western Sun Conference

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Wrestlers look to get up off mat

    Kaneland is looking at their share of individual accomplishment, but also looks to get past some tough losses as the calendar turns to 2009.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Lady Knights taken in 3 contests, fall to 4-12

    The girls are playing at a 4-12 clip with a 1-6 record in Western Sun Conference play.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Boys hoops getting big performances

    Knights boys basketball wants this to keep going.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Local students earn awards

    Kaneland High School students Alex Blazek and Victoria Mathieu earned AP Scholar Awards in recognition of their exceptional achievement on AP Exams.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • WCC scholarship deadline nears

    The Waubonsee Community College Foundation is offering more than 100 scholarships for the 2009-10 academic year.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • County provides applications for senior citizens tax deferral program

    Kane County Treasurer David J. Rickert reminds senior citizens that Real Estate Tax Deferral applications are available through the Kane County Treasurer’s Office.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Elburn should demand more from Mediacom

    While I have been reasonably satisfied with Mediacom’s Internet service, their cable service has left a lot to be desired.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • What not to say when a loved one dies

    We do not know how a person will react when the unthinkable happens.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Robert ‘Bob’ Walz

    Robert “Bob” Walz, 77, of Aurora, formerly of Elburn, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2009, at Provena Mercy Center Hospital in Aurora, following complications from diabetes.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Don Byrd

    Don Byrd, 71 of Elburn, formerly of Kaneville, died unexpectedly Dec. 23, 2008.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Candidate petitions due soon

    Several Elburn Village Board seats will be up for election on April 7, including those held by the village president and three trustees.

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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  • Village adjusts police referendum

    The Maple Park Village Board amended the proposition it approved in December to place a referendum for police services on the April ballot so that it would yield the dollars necessary to operate the department.

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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  • Curtis to run for Maple Park president

    The race is on for president of the Maple Park Village Board. Trustee Kathy Curtis announced her plans to run in April. In November, Village President Ross Dueringer announced that he would run for a second term.

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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  • Wrestlers see encouraging signs at DeKalb, Woodstock

    While wrestling is getting its licks in on opposing teams, the Knights would probably like to stop the opposition from getting its fair share.

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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  • Right place, right time

    Sugar Grove police arrived at the scene of an accident at 10:55 a.m. on Tuesday involving the rollover of a horse trailer.

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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  • In the company of greatness

    Jim Chione can trade tales with the best of them, yet, talk to the Sugar Grove Kettley and Co. real estate agent long enough, and it becomes apparent that while he has had some interesting experiences in...

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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  • No Bull–Kaneland boys clash with Geneva at UC

    Add Dennis Hansen to the list of coaches that have patrolled the United Center sideline along with Phil Jackson and Vinny Del Negro.

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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  • Stormwater in sewer system necessitates stopgap measure

    Until Elburn replaces three aging wastewater treatment plant pumps this spring, it needs to install a standby pump in case heavy rainfall overwhelms the sewer system, said the village's new public works superintendent, John Nevenhoven.

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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  • Police ID additional potential victims of Baby Fest fraud

    Additional potential victims of Baby Fest promoter Joanie M. Bellas have come forward since the Sugar Grove police released information about her possible scam.

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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  • Plan Commission: Site wrong for retirement community

    Elburn Planning Commissioners agreed on Tuesday that the village needs senior housing, but say the location of a proposed retirement community is not suitable.

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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  • Fun on a budget: Rethink the library as a potential social gathering place

    Although libraries aren't exactly known as social hot spots, contrary to popular belief, they are, in many respects, a social destination.

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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  • Lady Knights split pair of WSC contests

    With the Western Sun Conference schedule in full swing, KHS girls basketball was hoping that both conference contests could swing its way.

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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  • Citizens Corps receives government funding

    The Elburn Police Department will receive an $8,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to finance the village's new Citizens Emergency Response Team.

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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  • Bowlers get best of first-year program Huntley for first win

    Based on the first attempts of the year marked 2009, Kaneland bowling is already looking better, thanks to their first win.

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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  • Staffing woes continue for MP police

    Maple Park is once again searching for police officers to staff its department.

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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  • William (Jim) James Quinn

    William (Jim) James Quinn, 57, finished his courageous four-year fight against cancer on Monday, Dec. 29, 2008, when he left this world for the peaceful respite prepared by his Lord and Savior.

    • Posted January 8, 2009
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  • Carl A. Jacobson

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

    • Posted January 8, 2009
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  • Stanley Cady

    H. Stanley Cady, 81, of Sycamore, passed away at his home surrounded by the love of his family on Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2008.

    • Posted January 8, 2009
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