All posts tagged "Caitlyn Phillips"
‘Caity Strong’ bracelets keep Elburn teen’s memory alive
by Susan O’Neill ELBURN—Two young friends of Caitlyn Phillips have found a way to keep the memory of their friend alive, while offering some financial assistance to her family. Elburn teenagers Katie Baird and Cierra Kuipers were...
- Posted November 28, 2013
Garden dedicated in Elburn teen’s memory
ELBURN—A small plot of land in the back of Kaneland Harter Middle School holds the spirit of teenager Caitlyn Phillips, a student who was killed in a tragic accident earlier this year. Caity died last April while...
- Posted September 6, 2013
Idea for Lions Safety Camp born out of tragedy
ELBURN—Aubrey Broz and her father were on their way to go fishing when they noticed a large number of people gathered at the corner of North Third and Reader streets in Elburn. When Aubrey asked her dad...
- Posted July 19, 2013
Kaneland community to create memorial garden to remember Caity Phillips
ELBURN—When school begins again this fall, Harter Middle School students and teachers will miss the smiles and laughter of Caitlyn Phillips. Phillips, a 13-year-old student at HMS was taken from the Kaneland community on April 26 when...
- Posted July 12, 2013
Elburn resident requests ordinance to honor fallen teen
ELBURN—Elburn resident Ron Rosecky made a heartfelt request to the Village Board on Tuesday to create an ordinance that would ban or discourage skateboarding or rollerblading on village streets with a steep incline. Rosecky was a neighbor...
- Posted May 31, 2013
Elburn mourns joyful teen
Photo: Caityln Phillips’ immediate family embraces as community members gathered on Tuesday at the intersection of North Third and Reader streets in Elburn to remember her. Caitlyn Phillips, a 13-year-old who was killed on Friday after colliding...
- Posted May 2, 2013