All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Maple Park board passes debt service for water system

    Maple Park—At a special meeting on Tuesday night, held before the Maple Park Board meeting, board members passed an ordinance concerning debt services for the village's water system.

    • Posted June 27, 2011
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  • Plan Commission reviews ordinance text amendments

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Planning Commission at its meeting on June 15 reviewed a parking and loading ordinance text amendment, as well as an accessory and temporary use ordinance text amendment, that was recommended by the Planning...

    • Posted June 27, 2011
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  • WCC adds to its student art collection

    SUGAR GROVE—During the spring 2011 semester, Waubonsee Community College purchased 17 pieces of student-created artwork to display around its campuses.

    • Posted June 27, 2011
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  • Rep. Hatcher launches new season of her “Foxy Readers” Summer Reading Club

    YORKVILLE—State Representative Kay Hatcher has launched a new season of her popular “Foxy Readers” Summer Reading Club for area students who pledge to continue reading during their summer vacation.

    • Posted June 26, 2011
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  • Eli Chance Miller

    Matt and Tania Miller of Elburn announce the birth of their son, Eli Chance, on Jan. 20, 2011, at Rush-Copley Hospital in Aurora. He weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces, and was 20 inches long.

    • Posted June 25, 2011
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  • Local residents take part in 4-H dog show

    MAPLE PARK—Olivia Fabrizius and Grace Fabrizius of Maple Park, of the Just Say Nay 4-H Club, participated in the DuPage County 4-H Dog Show on May 21.

    • Posted June 25, 2011
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  • Forest Preserve receives upgraded AA+ bond rating

    GENEVA—The Forest Preserve District of Kane County announced that the international bond-rating firm of Standard & Poor’s has upgraded the district’s bond rating from AA to AA+/stable.

    • Posted June 25, 2011
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  • Local resident makes presentation at Illinois History Symposium

    DECATUR—Millikin University history student Marissa Duffey of Elburn recently made a presentation at the 31st Annual Illinois History Symposium, held at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale’s Morris Library.

    • Posted June 25, 2011
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  • Local resident earns bachelor’s degree from Kettering College

    Dayton, OHIO—After successfully completing requirements at Kettering College, Joanne Shona Cross of Elburn has earned a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from the school.

    • Posted June 25, 2011
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  • Blackburn announces Spring 2011 dean’s list

    CARLINVILLE, Ill.—Cynthia Roberg of Maple Park, the daughter of Matthew and Marianne Roberg, was named to the Blackburn College dean’s list after earning a 4.0 grade point average for the Spring 2011 semester.

    • Posted June 25, 2011
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  • Church news for June 24

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

    • Posted June 24, 2011
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  • Lightning starts fire at Sugar Grove home

    Sugar Grove—The Sugar Grove Fire Department on Tuesday was dispatched to the 200 block of Carol Street to contain a fire that was caused when lightning struck the roof peak of a house.

    • Posted June 24, 2011
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  • June 24 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 June 24, 2011
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  • Kaneland High School honor roll

    High and regular honors announced.

    • Posted June 24, 2011
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  • KHS spring sports awards put fitting cap on 2010-11

    KANELAND—Coming a little later due to the storybook run of Kaneland baseball, KHS released its spring sports awards for 2010-11, highlighting a successful first step into Northern Illinois Big XII play.

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • Thorson nabs All-State nod, NIB-12 East Division MVP

    KANELAND—Accolades didn't stop for Kaneland baseball last week, as the Northern Illinois Big XII All-Conference squad was released.

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • Outlaws enjoy Sandwich

    Maple Park Outlaws 13U Travel Team won first place at the Sandwich Tournament on April 30.

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • Wasco Fastpitch ready for Fall

    WASCO—Wasco Girls Fastpitch Softball will begin registration for 2011 Fall Ball season on Friday, July 1.

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • ‘Grand’ accomplishment

    The Kaneland Sports Boosters offer four $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors each year. The student write an essay with the theme "Lessons learned in victory and defeat".

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • Guest Editorial: Kane Elder Death Review Team expands

    by Christopher Nelson Public Information Officer Kane County State’s Attorney’s Office As the population of residents over age 60 grows in Illinois—and in the United States—so has the opportunity for the abuse and neglect of seniors.

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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