All posts by Elburn Herald

  • TriCity Family Services recruiting volunteers

    GENEVA—Did you know that approximately 1 out of 5 Americans is struggling with a mental health problem?

    • Posted August 13, 2011
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  • Local residents earn degree from ISU

    Amie Hinds (B.S.), Bo Muno (B.S.) and Valerie Pelizza (B.S.) of Elburn; Traci Pitstick (B.S.) of Maple Park; and Kimberly Cruger (B.S.) and Rory Well (B.S.) of Sugar Grove completed bachelor’s degree requirements at the end of...

    • Posted August 13, 2011
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  • Pritchard named to dean’s list at Bradley

    SUGAR GROVE—Michael Pritchard of Sugar Grove was named to the dean’s list for the 2011 spring semester at Bradley University in Peoria, Ill.

    • Posted August 13, 2011
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  • Cole named state finalist for National Miss Illinois

    ELBURN—A 16-year-old from Elburn will compete for the title of National American Miss Illinois after being chosen as a state finalist.

    • Posted August 13, 2011
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  • Carnell among students honored at academic awards ceremony

    Elburn—Brittney Carnell was among 180 students honored for their outstanding academic achievements at the Honors Convocation and Hooding Ceremony held earlier this month at Benedictine University in Lisle, Ill.

    • Posted August 13, 2011
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  • Ott named to dean’s list at Bradley University

    Sugar Grove—Christopher Ott was named to the dean’s list at the College of Engineering & Technology at Bradley University for the 2011 spring semester.

    • Posted August 13, 2011
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  • Sivak named to Boston University dean’s list

    Elburn—Kristin Sivak of Elburn was recently named to the dean's list at Boston University for the spring semester.

    • Posted August 13, 2011
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  • Rep. Hatcher named to New Youth Development Council

    YORKVILLE—State Representative Kay Hatcher has been named to a new state council that will oversee funding and program recommendations for after-school activities for youth.

    • Posted August 12, 2011
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  • Editorial: Sugar Grove needs to rethink its TIF District proposal

    For the past month or so, various taxing bodies from the area have been considering the implications of a proposed Tax Increment Financing (TIF) District in Sugar Grove.

    • Posted August 12, 2011
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  • 2011 Kane County Fair, 4-H Results

    The following local residents were among the winners at the Kane County Fair. Winners are listed by category, name, 4-H Club and city of residence.

    • Posted August 12, 2011
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  • Elburn, Direct Energy power the community

    ELBURN—The village of Elburn partnered with Direct Energy, one of North America’s largest energy and energy-related services providers, to supply electricity to residents and small businesses in the community at the price of 5.99 cents per kWh...

    • Posted August 12, 2011
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  • Aug. 12 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 August 12, 2011
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  • Fine Arts Fest receives $2,000 donation

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 6-0 to approve a donation of $2,000 from Target Stores to the Kaneland Fine Arts Festival.

    • Posted August 12, 2011
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  • Kaneland says no adequate resources for non-resident students

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 6-0 to approve a resolution stating that no District 302 school has the adequate resources, capacity and staffing to qualify as a candidate for accepting non-resident choice students from non-district...

    • Posted August 12, 2011
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  • Local students named to Miami University dean’s list

    Oxford, Ohio—Benjamin Richards of Elburn, and Catherine Krasner and William Krasner of Maple Park, were named to the Miami University dean’s list for second semester of the 2010-11 school year.

    • Posted August 11, 2011
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  • Church news for Aug. 11

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

    • Posted August 11, 2011
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  • Cougars going extra mile with Night of 100 Promotions

    GENEVA—The Kane County Cougars welcome all fans of baseball and fun to attend the Veeck Family “Night of 100 Promotions” game this Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at Elfstrom Stadium.

    • Posted August 11, 2011
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  • Maple Park becoming Outlaw country

    MAPLE PARK—The Maple Park Outlaws will hold tryouts for the 14U Boys travel Team. This team will compete in the Kane County Bronco League in 2012.

    • Posted August 11, 2011
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  • Maple Park holding court this fall

    MAPLE PARK—The Maple Park Fall Youth Basketball Program for first and second-grade boys and girls, and girls, third through eighth runs from early-October through mid-December, with games on Saturday.

    • Posted August 11, 2011
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  • IHSA continues Drug Testing Program

    BLOOMINGTON, Ill.—The Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Board of Directors approved a recommendation to continue the Association’s Performance-Enhancing Drug Testing Program at its regularly scheduled Board meeting on Monday, Aug. 8.

    • Posted August 11, 2011
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