All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Soresnsen
    Sorensens to celebrate 75 years of marriage

    Roy and Berdena Sorensen of Hinckley will celebrate their 75th wedding anniversary on Dec. 23, 2014. They were married at Pierce Church on the wedding anniversary of Berdena’s parents. Roy and Berdena have two children, Terry (Sherry)...

    • Posted December 20, 2014
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  • Performing Arts Boosters, Old Second partnership

    KANELAND—The Kaneland Performing Arts Boosters recently announced a partnership with Old Second Bank in an effort to raise funds for the band, choir and theatre programs at Kaneland Harter Middle School and Kaneland High School. The Boosters...

    • Posted December 20, 2014
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    Remember pet safety this winter

    As the temperatures begin to drop, many pet owners worry about their pets spending time outdoors. Here are some tips for keeping the four-legged members of your family warm and safe during the winter months. For smaller...

    • Posted December 20, 2014
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  • Sugar Grove approves water main work

    by Violet Marquardt SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday unanimously authorized an engineering services agreement with EEI for water main replacement at Fays Lane and Sugar Lane. The water main on Fays Lane has broken...

    • Posted December 19, 2014
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  • Elburn announces credit, debit card payment options

    ELBURN—Beginning this week, individuals who wish to make utility bill, building permit and traffic citation payments to the village of Elburn using credit and debit cards may do so through GovPayNet. GovPayNet accepts the major credit and...

    • Posted December 19, 2014
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    Community kindness

    Susan Becherer of Kaneville donated 16 inches of her hair to the Pantene Beautiful Lengths campaign last week at Shear Image in Elburn. Becherer made the donation with the message, “Lots of luck to Pat Hill.” Hill,...

    • Posted December 19, 2014
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    Column: Family recipes are the best during Christmas time

    Photo: Lexi Lagerloef of Glen Ellyn, Ill., and Ansley Ruh of Elburn, love their great-great-grandmother Mina’s sugar cookies. by Janet Lagerloef Owner, The Catering Gourmets, Sugar Grove Born in l880, and raised in Aurora, Margaret “Mina” Lord...

    • Posted December 18, 2014
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  • Dec. 18 sports recap

    Don’t see your results in the Elburn Herald? Have your coach email them to sports@elburnherald.com or fax them to (630) 365-2251. Sophomore Boys B-ball Dec. 6 vs. Rock Island—Kaneland fell to Rock Island 57-47. Three Knights scored...

    • Posted December 18, 2014
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  • Letter: A letter from Maple Park Family Fund Committee

    The Maple Park Family Fund Committee would like to share some information with you so you will know what you have helped provide for our families seeking assistance during the holidays and Christmas. • Food from the...

    • Posted December 18, 2014
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  • Letter: A letter regarding Kaneland’s tax levy

    I wrote my previous Letter to the Editor this time last month. As I was saying then, I continue to request Kaneland School Board and administration to join our other county and local taxation containment programs. It...

    • Posted December 18, 2014
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  • Letter: A thank you from Pat Hill

    A very special thank you to all who came out to support me and my family at the “Give Back to Pat” benefit fundraiser on Dec. 6. Thank you to all the many sponsors, Kris Weiss and...

    • Posted December 18, 2014
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  • Letter: Thank you from Elburn Beautification Committee

    Thank you to Mark, Paul and Laurie at Kaneville Tree Farms for donating the greenery we put in the downtown Elburn flower pots. It made the downtown area look so festive for the Christmas Stroll. Thank you...

    • Posted December 18, 2014
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  • Answering the public’s many questions

    by Renee Goier Kaneland interim superintendent of schools “Out of retirement and ready to work on behalf of the children of Kaneland.” That was my focus in September when the Kaneland Board of Education appointed me interim...

    • Posted December 18, 2014
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  • Community comes through for Elburn resident

    We featured a story last week detailing the theft of a Christmas light projector from Elburn resident Frances Kitz, and the special meaning the device holds for Frances and her family. Our initial hope upon running the...

    • Posted December 18, 2014
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  • Richard Provenzano

    Richard Provenzano, 77, passed away peacefully Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, in the comfort of his home. He was born in Oak Park, Ill., on Feb. 28, 1937. He was a plumber by trade and was a member...

    • Posted December 18, 2014
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  • James Ross

    James Ross, 56, of Elburn, originally of Chicago, passed away peacefully in the arms of his loving wife, Annie, on Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014. James is survived by his loving wife, Ann Ross; his beloved siblings, Lynn...

    • Posted December 18, 2014
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  • Dale Elliott Shoop

    Dale Elliott Shoop, 71, of Elburn, passed away Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014, at Seasons Hospice in Naperville, Ill. Dale was born May 6, 1943, in Aurora, the son of Bennett and Mabel (nee Elliott) Shoop. Dale was...

    • Posted December 18, 2014
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  • Scott Bailey Stouffer

    Scott Bailey Stouffer, 57, of Maple Park, formerly of St. Charles, passed away at home, surrounded by the love and prayers of his family, in the early morning hours of Friday, Dec. 12, 2014. Though he lost...

    • Posted December 18, 2014
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    Local community celebrates Holiday in the Grove

    by Violet Marquardt SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove on Saturday held its annual ‘Holiday in the Grove’ event at numerous locations throughout the village. With an estimated 700-800 people in attendance, everyone found a favorite activity, whether it was...

    • Posted December 12, 2014
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  • Elburn Lions Raffle winners

    ELBURN—The following people won $25 in the Elburn Lions Calendar Raffle for December 2014: Lynda Singer, Alyx & Grandpa, Jan Halsey, Ron Bowgren and Nancy Wilkis, Leeza Corirossi, Linn Dierschow, Michele Montalbano-Milett, Rob & Tom, Jessica Jablonski...

    • Posted December 12, 2014
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