All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Letter: ComEd sends letters about power supply changes

    You may have recently received a letter from ComEd informing you that your electric power supplier had been changed and that if you did not authorize this change you should contact them or Direct Energy.

    • Posted August 25, 2011
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  • Letter: Tractor raffle

    The Maple Park American Legion Post 312 is sponsoring a Tractor Raffle to benefit Maple Park Fun Fest.

    • Posted August 25, 2011
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  • Letter: Big Rock Cowhands 4-H finishes another successful year

    Many of the members entered their 4-H projects at the Kane County Fair in July. The kids chose projects such as woodworking, photography, vegetables, cooking, welding, visual arts, aerospace, woodworking, horticulture, interior design, dogs, cats, swine, horses,...

    • Posted August 25, 2011
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  • Waubonsee library program receives national accreditation

    SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College’s Library Technical Assistant program recently received full accreditation from the American Library Association (ALA).

    • Posted August 23, 2011
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  • IRS warns of tax scams targeting Illinois residents

    CHICAGO—The Internal Revenue Service is encouraging Illinoisans to be on guard against tax scams promoted by unscrupulous individuals trying to persuade them to file false tax returns.

    • Posted August 21, 2011
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  • Free guide to preserve the Fox River gives conservation tips to homeowners

    KANE COUNTY—The beauty, diversity and importance of the Fox River is portrayed in a 48-page, color booklet, “A Citizen’s Guide to Preserving the Fox River,” available for free at various locations.

    • Posted August 20, 2011
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  • TriCity Family Services accepting nominations for William D. Barth Award

    GENEVA—TriCity Family Services is accepting nominations for the 27th Annual William D. Barth Award.

    • Posted August 20, 2011
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  • 2011 Elburn Days Schedule

    A look through the weekend's schedule at the 82nd annual festival.

    • Posted August 19, 2011
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  • Take a break, have a drink

    The Elburn Lions Club will again host a beer garden adjacent to the Main Stage. The types of beer available this year will be Miller Highlife and Miller Lite.

    • Posted August 19, 2011
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  • Split the pot

    Lions offer 50/50 raffle Tickets will be on sale at various locations throughout Lions Park during the entire festival.

    • Posted August 19, 2011
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  • Buy a book, help the library

    The Friends of the Town and Country Public Library sponsor a book sale during Elburn Days at the library, 320 E. North St., Elburn.

    • Posted August 19, 2011
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  • Bingo!

    This is another annual event for Elburn Days. Bingo is held in the Lions Pavilion.

    • Posted August 19, 2011
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  • So you think you can run

    This will be the 22nd Annual 5K Run/1M Fun Run/Walk. Please note that there is a new starting location.

    • Posted August 19, 2011
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  • Be a winner

    On Sunday evening, the Elburn Lions will hold the annual raffles from the Main Stage at Lions Park.

    • Posted August 19, 2011
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  • Get some ear plugs

    Annual truck and tractor pull brings noise and fun The Tractor Pull is in its 34th year at Elburn Days. This is a fantastic show with a huge following.

    • Posted August 19, 2011
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  • Throw your diet out the window

    Variety of food options means it’s time to take a break from the diet Many different types of food will be available throughout the festival.

    • Posted August 19, 2011
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  • 4-H show, auction promises to entertain

    The 4-H Club will sponsor its annual Saturday Livestock Judging at 8 a.m. and Sunday Livestock Auction at 1 p.m.

    • Posted August 19, 2011
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  • Line up for the Elburn Days Parade

    The parade will begin at 6 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 19.

    • Posted August 19, 2011
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  • Families gather at Community Stage

    The Community Stage is rapidly becoming a favorite at Elburn Days. Nestled under some large oak trees, the environment is fantastic.

    • Posted August 19, 2011
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  • Donation requested to park the car

    In an effort to offset costs and to maintain the beautiful 25-acre park, this year the Lions will request a $2 per car donation.

    • Posted August 19, 2011
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