All posts by Elburn Herald

  • ‘Kaneland Celebrations’ continues

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday continued its “Kaneland Celebrations” series by viewing presentations from John Shields Elementary and Blackberry Creek Elementary.

    • Posted May 20, 2011
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  • Kaneland baseball lineup clinches share of NIB-12

    KANELAND—Rosters change from year to year, so do conference alignments, but success doesn’t have to.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Lady Knights soccer in playoff quest

    The winner of (No. 2) Kaneland vs. (No. 3) Illinois Math & Science Academy match from Wednesday faces (No. 1) Rosary on Saturday, May 21, in IHSA Class 2A Rosary Regional Championship at 11 a.m.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Guest editorial: May is National Foster Care Month

    Each May, National Foster Care Month provides an opportunity to shine a light on the experiences of the more than 400,000 children and youth in the foster care system.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • KHS to hold auditions for summer production

    KANELAND—If you love musical theatre and have a heart for performing, consider participating in the Kaneland Community Summer Theatre Production.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Letter: Friends of the Library Annual Plant Sale

    Thank you to everyone in our community who supported the Friends of the Town & Country Public Library 8th Annual Plant Sale fundraiser May 6 and 7.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Letter: Thanks to Easter Egg Hunt volunteers

    The Maple Park Library Board of Trustees would like to extend our deepest appreciation to all of our volunteers at the annual Library Easter Egg Hunt.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Letter: A thank you to Girl Scout Troop #892

    Thanks to Elburn’s Girl Scout Troop #892, downtown Elburn is beautiful for the spring and summer seasons once more.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Letter: A thank you from Blazing Prairie Stars

    A key component to the success of many organizations is their team of volunteers. At Blazing Prairie Stars, a Maple Park therapeutic equestrian center, this is especially true.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Batavia teen killed in single-vehicle accident

    Elburn—A Batavia High School student was killed and another was in critical condition following a traffic accident on Green Road, south of Hughes Road, in unincorporated Blackberry Township Monday evening.

    • Posted May 18, 2011
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  • Lt. Governor to visit WCC speak at graduation

    SUGAR GROVE—Illinois Lt. Governor Sheila Simon will visit Waubonsee Community College’s Sugar Grove Campus on Thursday, May 19, as part of her year-long tour of the state’s community colleges.

    • Posted May 18, 2011
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  • KHS student recognized at FVCC

    KANELAND—Kaneland High School student Lucas Hale (Electrician I) has been named one of the Fox Valley Career Center’s Students of the Month for April 2011.

    • Posted May 18, 2011
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  • Cancer and the law: insurance options after cancer

    GENEVA—The LivingWell Cancer Resource Center will host a presentation led by Monica Fawzy, a staff attorney at The Cancer Legal Resource Center, on Wednesday, May 25, from 7 to 9 p.m.

    • Posted May 16, 2011
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  • Graduates, families invited to baccalaureate

    KANELAND–Kaneland High School’s 2011 graduates and their families are invited to attend the class of 2011 Kaneland Community Baccalaureate on Tuesday, May 24, at 7 p.m. in the Kaneland High School auditorium.

    • Posted May 15, 2011
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  • Sugar Grove seeks members for committees

    SUGAR GROVE—The village of Sugar Grove is currently seeking members for the Plan Commission/Zoning Board of Appeals, the Board of Police and Fire Commissioners, and the Sugar Grove Police Pension Fund.

    • Posted May 14, 2011
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  • Put a lid on it: recycle without being blown away

    Elburn—A group of Blackberry Creek subdivision resident-volunteers picked up 50 bags of refuse that had blown from recycling containers on just one clean-up day last weekend.

    • Posted May 13, 2011
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  • Elburn Chamber announces scholarship winners

    Elburn—Every year, the Elburn Chamber of Commerce hosts a Winter Dinner and Silent Auction.

    • Posted May 13, 2011
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  • Health Department conducts food-borne illness outbreak investigation

    Kane County—The Kane County Health Department, the Illinois Department of Public Health Laboratories, and other local health departments have reported a recent increase in Salmonella ser. Typhimurium in Northeastern Illinois.

    • Posted May 13, 2011
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  • Church news for May 13

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

    • Posted May 13, 2011
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  • Past growth means change to village clerk

    ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board on Monday discussed changing the compensation of the village clerk from an hourly wage to a salary.

    • Posted May 13, 2011
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