• Lazarus House invites community to Thanksgiving feast

    St. Charles—Lazarus House invites the community to join the staff, guests and their many supporters to attend its annual Thanksgiving Feast from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day at the Tri Cities Salvation Army, 1710...

    • Posted November 21, 2009
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  • FVCC announces students of the month

    Kaneland—The Fox Valley Career Center announced that the following Kaneland High School students were named students of the month for October

    • Posted November 21, 2009
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  • Krier launches new website

    Kaneland—The Kaneland Krier has many ideas in store to make the student-run newsmagazine both more interesting and more accessible.

    • Posted November 21, 2009
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  • Holiday Spirit seeks public’s help

    Kaneland area—Holiday Spirit, a joint program between the Kaneland schools and Conley Outreach/West Towns, is in need of organizations, businesses, churches and other groups to adopt local families in need this holiday season.

    • Posted November 21, 2009
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  • Gun discharged in Elburn

    Elburn Police Chief Steve Smith said no one was injured in the incident, which police are investigating.

    • Posted November 20, 2009
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  • Sheriff names shelter founder Citizen of the Year

    Kane County—“How you doin', friend?” is Darlene Marcusson's standard greeting to everyone she encounters at Lazarus House, the homeless shelter she directs in St. Charles.

    • Posted November 20, 2009
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  • Neighbors are game for fun and charity

    Elburn—For many people, a friendly backyard football game is standard Thanksgiving Day fare, as much as a turkey with trimmings.

    • Posted November 20, 2009
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  • Editorial: Those who serve the community are its backbone

    Elburn resident and Lazarus House Executive Director Darlene Marcusson received the Kane County Sheriff’s Department Roscoe Ebey Citizen of the Year award for her community service.

    • Posted November 20, 2009
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  • Sugar Grove opts out of Ride in Kane

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Paratransit Coalition will end its participation in the countywide Ride in Kane program shortly after the beginning of the year.

    • Posted November 20, 2009
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  • Commercial development proposed for County Line, Rt. 38

    MAPLE PARK—A commercial development called The Maples has been proposed for the southwest corner of Route 38 and County Line Road in Maple Park, which would consist of several commercial lots of 30,000 square feet.

    • Posted November 20, 2009
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  • Designing woman

    Sugar Grove resident and designer Barbara Hollmier discusses her Christmas creation with a potential customer during the Holiday Designer Showcase fundraiser at the Sugar Grove Public Library last Friday.

    • Posted November 20, 2009
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  • Your mouth to Foster’s ears

    House Rep. Bill Foster listens as local residents tell of their problems with the current health care system.

    • Posted November 20, 2009
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  • Maple Park receives grant for mapping

    MAPLE PARK—The DeKalb County Community Foundation (DCCF) on Tuesday presented the village a $5,000 grant to fund the development of Geographical Information Systems maps for regional planning in Maple Park.

    • Posted November 20, 2009
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  • Elburn village notes

    Public hearing on proposed tax levy; Village removes some diseased trees

    • Posted November 20, 2009
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  • Health Department receives more vaccine; partners with VNA

    Kane County—The Kane County Health Department received another shipment of H1N1 vaccine and will partner with the Visiting Nurses Association to conduct a number of appointment-only clinics at the VNA's Aurora location.

    • Posted November 20, 2009
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  • Nov. 19 police blotter

    The following reports were obtained from local police departments. The individuals charged with crimes are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

    • Posted November 19, 2009
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  • Rosary beats Lady Knights in hoops opener

    AURORA—A fast start for one team usually means doom for another.

    • Posted November 19, 2009
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  • Lady Knights look to steady core in 09-10

    MAPLE PARK—Look beneath the surface if you're worried about Kaneland girls basketball in 2009-10.

    • Posted November 19, 2009
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  • Kaneland Knight wrestlers look to be aggressive on mat

    This might be the Kaneland High School wrestling version of a high-powered passing offense in football or a run-and-gun in basketball.

    • Posted November 19, 2009
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  • With new home, bowlers look for welcome season

    DeKALB—When you are looking to turn the page on a program, you might as well start with a new home.

    • Posted November 19, 2009
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  • Brian Johnson era begins for boys basketball

    MAPLE PARK—West Aurora’s loss is Kaneand’s gain.

    • Posted November 19, 2009
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  • Warren Bernhardt

    Warren Bernhardt, 86, of Elburn, peacefully passed away on Nov. 11, 2009, at his home after a battle with cancer.

    • Posted November 19, 2009
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  • Garry K. Bunce

    Garry K. Bunce, 63, died tragically following complications from emergency surgery on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2009, at Provena Mercy Center Hospital, Aurora.

    • Posted November 19, 2009
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  • Sandra Lee Kemp

    Sandra Lee Kemp (nee Santmyers) passed away on Sunday, Nov. 15, 2009, at the Tiller’s Nursing Home, surrounded by her family after a long battle with multiple sclerosis.

    • Posted November 19, 2009
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  • Jeanette I. (Seibert) Marshall

    Jeanette I. (Seibert) Marshall, 85, of Montgomery, formerly of Sandwich and Aurora, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009, at her home.

    • Posted November 19, 2009
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  • Francis D. Whelan

    Francis D. Whelan, 80, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Nov. 15, 2009, in St. Charles.

    • Posted November 19, 2009
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  • Church news for Nov. 19

    A look through the faith community’s upcoming news and events.

    • Posted November 19, 2009
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  • Local student named to Robert Morris dean’s list

    Michael Giese of Maple Park, a student at Robert Morris University, achieved a GPA of more than 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and was named to the dean’s list for the Summer II quarter.

    • Posted November 19, 2009
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  • Marmion students receive AP Scholar awards

    The College Board’s Advanced Placement Program named 20 Marmion Academy AP Scholars, including 2009 graduate Ryan Hoffman of Sugar Grove.

    • Posted November 19, 2009
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  • Payne, Clapp to wed

    Cecil and Denise Payne of Sugar Grove announce the engagement of their daughter, Kara Payne, to David Clapp, son of Kent and Mary Clapp.

    • Posted November 19, 2009
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  • Letter: H1N1 rumor-mill is its own epidemic

    I was ecstatic to see a recent editorial piece in the Elburn Herald called, "Take H1N1 seriously, but do not panic."

    • Posted November 19, 2009
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  • Letter: Thanks from Elburn Post 630

    The Elburn American Legion Auxiliary No. 630 would like to thank everyone that made the Oct. 22 spaghetti supper a huge success.

    • Posted November 19, 2009
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