All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Positively perfect

    Krafft attends 1,980 consecutive days of school, and counting Kaneland—Steven Krafft has never missed a day of school in his life. He’s never even been tardy to a class.

    • Posted June 12, 2011
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  • KHS recognizes students with perfect attendance

    They never missed a day of school; and their numbers are increasing. Kaneland—Kaneland High School honored 42 students with perfect attendance on May 24 with a pancake breakfast and awards ceremony.

    • Posted June 12, 2011
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  • West Nile virus typically not carried by floodwater mosquitoes

    SPRINGFIELD—Weeks of rain and flooding in southern Illinois have made conditions ripe for mosquitoes.

    • Posted June 12, 2011
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  • Treatment plant roof project continues

    ELBURN—The Public Works Department received four bids in response to a request for proposals for the wastewater treatment plant roof construction. The project is funded for $235,000 by the Kane County Recovery Bond.

    • Posted June 11, 2011
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  • Waubonsee program nets $1.3m in tax refunds

    SUGAR GROVE—This tax season, Waubonsee Community College’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program was able to return more than $1.3 million to the local economy.

    • Posted June 11, 2011
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  • Road closings

    SUGAR GROVE—The Kane County Division of Transportation (KDOT) has given the village notification that Dauberman Road, from Main Street to Harter Road, will be closed due to bridge repairs. The closure will last through July 8.

    • Posted June 10, 2011
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  • Village approve resolution to opt out of Complete Streets project

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday voted 6-0 to approve a resolution that would allow the village to opt out of the Complete Streets portion of its Route 47 and Cross Street Intersection Improvement STP...

    • Posted June 10, 2011
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  • FP District receives $400,000 grant to build campground

    Kane County—The Forest Preserve District of Kane County was awarded a $400,000 development grant from the state’s Open Space Land Acquisition & Development (OSLAD) program on May 26.

    • Posted June 10, 2011
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  • Church news for June 10

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

    • Posted June 10, 2011
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  • Scholarship winners

    Kaneland—These four Kaneland seniors earned over $600,000 in academic scholarships between them. Here’s how they did it:

    • Posted June 10, 2011
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  • SG Library celebrates Summer Reading

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Library has a summer of fun-filled events planned for families. There will be movies, sword-fighting and a sock hop.

    • Posted June 10, 2011
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  • Random acts of Jazz

    Approximately 50 people turned out for the jazz concert held at the Town and Country Public Library in Elburn this past week. Courtesy Photo

    • Posted June 10, 2011
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  • June Elburn Lions Calendar Raffle winners

    ELBURN—The following people won $25 from the Elburn Lions Park Calendar Raffle:

    • Posted June 10, 2011
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  • Kaneville Cemetery Association to meet

    Kaneville—The Kaneville Cemetery Association will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, June 9, at the community center. For information, call (630) 557-2530.

    • Posted June 9, 2011
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  • KHS fan bus leaves Friday 10:30 a.m.

    Class 3A State Baseball Tournament at Silver Cross Field in Joliet A fan bus will be leaving on Friday, June 10 at 10:30 a.m. from the front of Kaneland High School. The cost is $5, bring the money...

    • Posted June 9, 2011
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  • Sycamore Speedway weekend results

    (815) 895-5454 • 15 miles west of St. Charles on Route 64 Saturday, June 4 2011

    • Posted June 9, 2011
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  • Vitiello gets softball honor

    UGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College's Lauren Vitiello was named a 2011 NJCAA Softball Second Team All-American.

    • Posted June 9, 2011
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  • Editorial: Proactive effort pays off

    As word spread that the state legislature was considering eliminating Local Government Distributive Funds (LGDF)—the portion of income taxes collected by the state and returned to municipalities ...

    • Posted June 9, 2011
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  • Letter: A thank you for Memorial Day

    Thank you to the American Legion Auxiliary for working in the kitchen. Thank you to Carrie Petrie for reading “Flander's Fields.”

    • Posted June 9, 2011
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  • Letter: Let the children play

    Regarding the complaints of people living in the Willow Street townhouses, I agree with Mr. Cushna.

    • Posted June 9, 2011
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