• Vehicle collides with pedestrian in SG township

    SUGAR GROVE—An accident in unincorported Sugar Grove township has resulted in the death of an Aurora man. Dean Craig, 54, was walking east on Jericho Road at 7:40 p.m. on Monday when he was struck by an...

    • Posted December 14, 2012
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  • Elburn Village Board approves 2012 tax levy

    ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board on Dec. 3 approved a tentative tax levy of $824,000 for the 2012 tax year—an increase of 22.59 percent over the amount extended from the previous year.

    • Posted December 14, 2012
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  • SG Board discusses Mallard Point wetland infestation

    SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove Village Board trustees on Dec. 4 met with Susan Rowley of Encap Inc. to discuss procedure necessary to address wetland infestation by cattails, willows and common reds in the Mallard Point subdivision.

    • Posted December 14, 2012
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  • X-C champion presented with key to Elburn village

    ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board presented Kaneland High School sophomore Victoria Clinton with a key to the village and a certificate of recognition for being the first KHS female to win a cross-country State championship.

    • Posted December 14, 2012
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  • Waubonsee names Dale director of Registration and Records

    SUGAR GROVE—The Waubonsee Community College Board of Trustees recently appointed Marc Dale Jr. as its director of Registration and Records/Registrar.

    • Posted December 14, 2012
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  • Adams retires after 35 years of service to the SG Community House

    SUGAR GROVE—Lil Adams, a 45-year Sugar Grove resident and long-time board member, manager and caretaker of the Sugar Grove Community House, is retiring from those responsibilities after 35 years of dedication.

    • Posted December 14, 2012
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  • Photos: 2012 Elburn Christmas Stroll

    Five-month-old Dylan Jump of DeKalb doesn't know what to make of Santa at the Town and Country Public Library during the Elburn Christmas Stroll on Friday.

    • Posted December 14, 2012
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  • Church news for Dec. 14

    A look through this week's church news and events.

    • Posted December 14, 2012
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  • Board approves 2012 tax levy

    KANELAND—Kaneland School Board members on Tuesday voted 6-0 to approve the 2012 tax levy.

    • Posted December 14, 2012
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  • Lady Knight streak ends

    Kaneland’s season-opening win streak falls in loss to DeKalb KANELAND—The opening season unbeaten streak for the Lady Knights basketball team came to an end Tuesday against DeKalb, but not before earning a tough overtime win over Sycamore last...

    • Posted December 14, 2012
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  • Boys step into pressure cooker

    Sycamore 'D' too much; KHS nabs win over H-BR Kaneland—There would be no duplicating the last-second magic of late November like the Kaneland boys basketball team had against Morris. The host Sycamore Spartans made absolutely sure of that...

    • Posted December 14, 2012
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  • Tough week for Knight matmen

    KANELAND—If a team is going to have a difficult week, it is much better to have them in early December than in February.

    • Posted December 14, 2012
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  • Cougars to host meet-and-greet with Santa, Ozzie

    Event at ballpark to include ornament, cookie decorating GENEVA—The Kane County Cougars will host a Christmas Meet and Greet event, featuring Santa Claus and Ozzie T. Cougar, on Saturday, Dec. 15, from 9 a.m. to noon inside the...

    • Posted December 14, 2012
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  • Bailey named All-Conference

    Platteville, Wisc.—Ryley Bailey, a student at the University of Wisconsin—Platteville, was named to the 2012 All-Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference football team.

    • Posted December 14, 2012
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  • Letter: Elburn Leo Club helps serve veterans

    The Elburn Leo Club recently served a Veterans Day dinner for our local veterans, and provided 86 care packages for veterans currently receiving treatment at the Hines VA Hospital.

    • Posted December 13, 2012
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  • Letter: Illinois public schools achieve despite challenges

    As the leaders of organizations representing public school administrators, principals, teachers and school board members in Illinois—the education professionals and the people working on the front lines in our public schools—we feel it is important to respond...

    • Posted December 13, 2012
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  • Letter: A thank you from the Pazin family

    We would like to thank the greatest family, neighbors, friends and strangers for their thoughts and prayers through this most difficult time these past weeks. It means so much to us.

    • Posted December 13, 2012
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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 the Kandyland event during the Elburn Christmas Stroll on Friday evening.

    • Posted December 13, 2012
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  • Web Poll: Is Northern Illinois University’s football team worthy of its Orange Bowl bid?

    Only a couple days left to vote on this week’s web poll.

    • Posted December 10, 2012
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  • Elburn trustee earns recognition from employer for veterans program

    ELBURN—Jeff Walter on Monday was awarded the 2012 President’s Diversity Award by Blue Cross Blue Shield for his role in veteran hiring and veterans’ issues.

    • Posted December 9, 2012
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  • Illinois Treasurer encourages residents to take advantage of college savings plan

    ILLINOIS—By taking action before the end of December, families who hope to help their children afford a college education can receive a boost in their accumulated savings.

    • Posted December 9, 2012
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  • Matthew James Peck

    Greg and Krista Peck of Galva, Ill., announce the birth of their son, Matthew James, who was born Nov. 11, 2012, at Henry Hammond Hospital in Geneseo, Ill. He weighed 8 pounds and was 21 inches long.

    • Posted December 8, 2012
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  • SG official coordinates Christmas letters to soldiers

    SUGAR GROVE—The holidays can be difficult for those who have family members serving in the military, but there is a bit of relief in knowing that a group of Sugar Grove kids are sending cards to many...

    • Posted December 7, 2012
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  • Authentic Moms Swap Shop expands to fill needs

    ELBURN—An Elgin mom whose daughter is expecting a baby visited the Authentic Moms Swap Shop at the Elburn Community Center last Saturday and told swap shop coordinator Nicole Duski, an Elburn mom, that she was hoping to...

    • Posted December 7, 2012
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  • Photos: Christmas in Kaneville

    Riders (right) return from a tour of the town during the Kaneville Christmas celebration.

    • Posted December 7, 2012
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  • Filing dates for Elburn Consolidated Election candidates

    ELBURN—Candidates for the Elburn 2013 Consolidated Election may file their nominating petitions with the Village of Elburn Clerk, Diane D. McQuilkin, at Village Hall, 301 E. North St., Elburn ...

    • Posted December 7, 2012
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  • 6th-grade students present ‘Energy Expo’

    KANELAND—On Wednesday, Nov. 28, the Harter Middle School sixth-grade red team presented an "Energy Expo," an interdisciplinary unit, for their families and friends during first and ninth period.

    • Posted December 7, 2012
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  • Make and Take in Maple Park

    The Maple Park Fun Fest committee sponsored a Kids' Holiday Make and Take on Nov. 28 at the Maple Park American Legion.

    • Posted December 7, 2012
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  • Kaneland School District preschool screening

    KANELAND—Kaneland School District Special Services on Friday, Dec. 14, at MorningStar Church in Aurora, will conduct a preschool screening for students who may qualify for special education.

    • Posted December 7, 2012
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  • Christmas crafts

    Saturday’s Holiday in the Grove event featured events all over the village of Sugar Grove, including a craft show and ornament making at Kaneland John Shields Elementary School.

    • Posted December 7, 2012
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  • Westman appointed to American Sociological Association Committee

    SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College Associate Professor of Sociology Kathy Westman was recently appointed to the American Sociological Association (ASA) Committee on Professional Ethics (COPE).

    • Posted December 6, 2012
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