All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Disney World tour

    More than 125 band, color guard and choir students from Kaneland High School took a performance tour at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Fla., during their spring break.

    • Posted May 6, 2011
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  • Kane County 2011 Resurfacing Program begins

    KANE COUNTY—Roadway work necessary to implement Kane County’s 2011 Resurfacing Program is scheduled to begin the week of May 2 on the following roads ...

    • Posted May 6, 2011
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  • Waubonsee celebrates Arbor Day

    Despite the rainy weather, more than 250 students, staff and community members attended Waubonsee Community College’s Arbor Day celebration on April 28.

    • Posted May 6, 2011
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  • Planning Commission recommends changes in regulations

    ELBURN—The Elburn Planning Commission on Tuesday voted to recommend that the Village Board approve text amendments to certain zoning ordinances.

    • Posted May 6, 2011
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  • 5-6 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 May 6, 2011
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  • Plant sale barbecue at Calvary

    Batavia—Calvary Episcopal Church in Batavia will hold dual annual fundraisers on Saturday, May 7. Both events will be held rain or shine.

    • Posted May 6, 2011
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  • Kaneland’s extraordinary Joe gives thoughts on Elmhurst

    KANELAND—If the three-year starting tenure under center at Kaneland High School was any indication, the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin and the Division III football landscape could be in for a challenge.

    • Posted May 5, 2011
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  • Express never stops

    Elburn Express U13 took second place at the Early Bird Tournament in Hampshire on April 8 and 9.

    • Posted May 5, 2011
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  • Lady Knights swing bats valiantly in two losses

    KANELAND—On Monday, Kaneland dealt with a makeup game against the visiting Lady Bulldogs of Streator. The Lady Knights might wish that game stayed shelved.

    • Posted May 5, 2011
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  • Editorial: Local terrorism expert shares his insights

    As word spread of the death of Osama Bin Laden Sunday, the vast majority of us turned to the news to find out more. For Sugar Grove resident and terrorism expert Mike Fagel, he prepared to go...

    • Posted May 5, 2011
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  • Letter: Elburn American Legion to distribute memorial poppies

    Elburn American Legion Auxiliary members and volunteers will be in downtown Elburn distributing memorial poppies on Friday, May 20, and Saturday, May 21, in exchange for contributions to assist disabled and hospitalized veterans.

    • Posted May 5, 2011
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  • Letter: 2011 Boy Scout Spring Camporee

    On the weekend of April 15-17, Boy Scout Troop 41 from Sugar Grove and other local troops participated in a camp out known as the Spring Camporee at Lyons Farm in Yorkville.

    • Posted May 5, 2011
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  • Letter: Legion thanks for support of drawdown raffle

    The Elburn American Legion Post 630 would like to thank everyone who participated and supported our drawdown ticket raffle.

    • Posted May 5, 2011
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  • Dean Harms

    Dean Harms, of Elburn and Post Lake, Wis., died Thursday, April 28, at AGI Health Care in Crandon, Wis. He was 81 years old.

    • Posted May 5, 2011
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  • Wellness Concepts’ Women’s Health & Weight Loss Symposium

    ST. CHARLES—Feeling fat, frumpy and frazzled? Confused about the pros and cons of various weight loss programs? Would you like to learn how to overcome your adrenal balance, restore your thyroid and lose weight?

    • Posted May 4, 2011
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  • 2011 Garfield Farm Museum Awards Dinner

    ST. CHARLES—Garfield Farm Museum will hold its annual Garfield Farm Museum Awards for historic and environmental preservation on Saturday, May 7, at 8:30 p.m. at the Dunham Woods Riding Club in Wayne.

    • Posted May 4, 2011
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  • WCC scholarships

    SUGAR GROVE—The Waubonsee Community College Foundation is offering scholarships to students enrolling in a variety of career education programs during the upcoming 2011-12 academic year.

    • Posted May 3, 2011
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  • Memorial Walk for families grieving infant loss

    ELGIN—Fox Valley Volunteer Hospice, a nonprofit organization offering support for those with life-threatening illnesses and the bereaved, will hold a Memorial Walk for families who are grieving the death of a baby on Saturday, May 7, at...

    • Posted May 2, 2011
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  • Kaneville finds location for new roadside sign

    Kaneville—Kaneville Village Board member Pat Hill told the board on April 21 that she had found a location within village limits to place the new roadside sign.

    • Posted May 1, 2011
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  • Local resident named to Phi Sigma Theta NHS

    CHAMPAIGN-URBANA—Bridgett Husk, the daughter of John and Joan Husk of Sugar Grove, recently became a member of the Phi Sigma Theta National Honor Society at University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana.

    • Posted May 1, 2011
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