All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Fidler makes Tennessee Martin chancellor’s honor roll

    MARTIN, TENN.—Michael Fidler of Maple Park was recently named to the University of Tennessee at Martin chancellor’s honor roll for the fall 2014 semester. Michael is the son of Patrick and Dawn Fidler of Maple Park.

    • Posted January 24, 2015
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    Bowlers fall to .500 on season

    Senior night Thursday in DeKalb KANELAND—A pair of losses dropped the varsity girls bowling squad to a 4-4 record. On Jan. 15 vs. visiting Rochelle, Dominique Lee rolled a 465 series and a 175 high game, but...

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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  • Jan. 22 sports recap

    Girls Freshman Basketball Jan. 14 vs. Sycamore—The Knights lost to the Lady Spartans 25-19. After leading by five after the first quarter, Sycamore led 15-14 heading into the half. SHS outscored the Knights 4-0 in the third...

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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  • Campton United SC launches new recreation soccer league

    ST. CHARLES—Campton United Soccer Club (CUSC) announced the launch of its new “Grass Roots Soccer League,” an instructional soccer program for beginning/recreational soccer players ages 5-7. The Grassroots Soccer League’s mission is to develop each player’s soccer...

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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  • Kaneland pom clinic Feb. 27

    KANELAND—The Kaneland Pom Squad will host its annual elementary school clinic Friday, Feb. 27, starting at 4 p.m. The clinic will run from 4 to 7 p.m. The evening will conclude with a performance at approximately 7:15...

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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  • Letter: The passing of a former county auditor

    I was saddened by the recent passing of Jerry Morrow, who was my predecessor as Kane County auditor. I had the opportunity to work as a contractual auditor while county auditor Morrow served as the accountant for...

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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  • Letter: A letter from a concerned Kaneland parent

    I am a concerned parent of the Kaneland School District. Our kids are about to be locked out of a groundbreaking educational endeavor forever because the School Board won’t act. The Dunham STEM School is a STEM...

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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  • Soup’s on

    For years it was our goal to feature a food-oriented column in the Elburn Herald, and we spent many company meetings kicking around ideas such as a dining review, weekly cooking recipes and even a Q&A with...

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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    From meat rocks to a glorious chicken pot pie

    by Janet Lagerloef Owner, The Catering Gourmets, Sugar Grove The first dinner I made my husband Jerry was meatballs. “A no-brainer. Who needs a cookbook?” I laughed to myself as I packed super-lean burger into big, tight...

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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    Jan. 22 Knight of the week

    Tom Price-Vanik    

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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  • Archibald named to The Webb School honor roll

    BELL BUCKLE, TENN.—Grace Archibald of Elburn was recently named to The Webb School’s B honor roll for the second quarter of the 2014-15 school year. Archibald is currently an 11th grader at The Webb School.

    • Posted January 17, 2015
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  • Local residents named to Bradley dean’s list

    PEORIA, ILL.—The following local residents were named to the Bradley University dean’s list for the fall 2014-15 semester: Haley Euting, Perren Palpant, Andrew Raver and Jeffrey Smith, all of Elburn; and Greg Landgren of Big Rock. To...

    • Posted January 17, 2015
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  • Wooten named to Troy University chancellor’s list

    TROY, ALA.—Grant Wooten of Sugar Grove was recently named to the chancellor’s list at Troy University for the 2014-15 fall semester. The chancellor’s list honors full-time undergraduate students who are registered for 12 semester hours and who...

    • Posted January 17, 2015
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  • Letter: Election law prevails

    For the past two years, I have been trying to make a difference in Kaneland School Board governance. I must admit this has been a learning experience and eye-opener for me. I have been a member of...

    • Posted January 15, 2015
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  • Community Corner: Find your career path at the library

    by Shannon Halikias Sugar Grove Public Library director Over the holidays, I had the occasion to meet a 20-something young man who was confused about what he is actually meant to do with his life. This is...

    • Posted January 15, 2015
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  • Editorial: Give life by donating blood

    If one of your 2015 New Year’s resolutions was to help people and be a better person, we know of a way you can put check marks on both items. And in one fell swoop, no less....

    • Posted January 15, 2015
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  • Jan. 15 sports recap

    Boys Soph. Basketball Jan. 9 vs. DeKalb—Down by two with seconds left, Jake Hed hit a go-ahead three-pointer for the win against the Barbs 54-52. Hed led the team with 21 points, and ended with four three-pointers....

    • Posted January 15, 2015
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  • Hilma ‘Tilly’ Marie Henderson

    Hilma “Tilly” Marie Henderson was born in Elburn, on Sept. 20, 1920, and passed away surrounded by her family at her home in Golden, Colo., on Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015. She was the youngest of three sisters....

    • Posted January 15, 2015
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  • Jan. 15 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. ELBURN • Benjamin William Stiritz, 24, of the 3400 block of N....

    • Posted January 15, 2015
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  • Self-defense class at Kaneland High School

    KANELAND—A self-defense class for females ages 12 and older will take place Saturdays, Jan. 10, Jan. 17 and Jan. 24, noon to 4 p.m. at Kaneland High School. The class will teach participants how to protect themselves,...

    • Posted January 9, 2015
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