All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Michels recognized as Golden Apple Scholar

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday recognized Kaneland High School student Abby Michels, who was one of 110 people selected to be a part of the Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois Class of 2011.

    • Posted April 16, 2011
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  • Jakes, Palmer to wed

    Steve and Sandy Jakes of Elburn announce the engagement of their daughter, Carolyn Marie Jakes, to Brett Aaron Palmer, the son of Mary R. Palmer of West Chicago, Ill.

    • Posted April 16, 2011
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  • Local student selected to serve as agricultural economics ambassador

    LINCOLN, Neb.—Holly Hartmann of Maple Park is one of five students who currently serve as ambassadors for the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Department of Agricultural Economics.

    • Posted April 16, 2011
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  • Local cadet awarded at Marmion’s Military Night

    URORA—During the Marmion Academy JROTC program’s annual Military Night in February, Sugar Grove resident Cadet Robert Peters received the Col. Joe Day Memorial Award.

    • Posted April 16, 2011
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  • Elburn’s Eichelberger sings with Lawrence University Choir

    APPLETON, WIS.—Samantha Eichelberger, daughter of Brent and Cynthia Eichelberger of Elburn, performed with the Lawrence University vocal ensemble Cantala.

    • Posted April 16, 2011
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  • Local residents named to Columbia College Chicago’s dean’s list

    Hannah Dolbeer, a film and video major from Elburn; and Elizabeth Kennedy, a fashion design major, Chelsea Roberts, a theatre major, and Julia Tiedt, a fashion design major, all of Maple Park, were named to the Columbia...

    • Posted April 16, 2011
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  • The Stover trucks keep on rolling

    Elburn—A familiar sight rolling through town and on the surrounding roads is the bright blue cabs of grain trucks hauling its cargo.

    • Posted April 15, 2011
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  • 4/15 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 April 15, 2011
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  • Church news for April 15

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

    • Posted April 15, 2011
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  • Village sees 6 percent reduction in assessment

    Elburn—Village officials received the 2011 multiplier that indicates the level of assessment of property.

    • Posted April 15, 2011
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  • The rules have changed

    WCC job fair sees good turnout; job-seekers see new hiring trend SUGAR GROVE—The Waubonsee Community College (WCC) Spring Job/Internship Fair hasn't seen a dip in employer participation the last few years despite an economy that continues to be...

    • Posted April 15, 2011
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  • Board approves summer construction projects

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 6-0 in favor of granting the administration approval to seek bids for summer 2011 projects.

    • Posted April 15, 2011
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  • ‘Kaneland Celebrations’ series kicks off

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday evening kicked off its “Kaneland Celebrations” series by viewing presentations by McDole and John Stewart elementary schools.

    • Posted April 15, 2011
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  • Spring, Summer Clothing, Toy Sale

    KANELAND—The Kaneland Spring and Summer Clothing and Toy Sale will be Friday, April 15, from 6 to 9 p.m., and Saturday, April 16, from 9 a.m. to noon.

    • Posted April 15, 2011
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  • Kaneland Students of the Term announced

    Kaneland—The following students were named Student of the Term for Term 3 at Kaneland High School:

    • Posted April 15, 2011
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  • Livingwell announces ‘Laughter to Manage Pain & Stress’

    Geneva—On Friday, April 15, from 5:30 to 7 p.m., certified Laughter Yoga Leader Terri Reasoner will present this fun form of exercise in the main lobby of Joliet Oncology and Hematology Associates, 2614 W. Jefferson St., Joliet.

    • Posted April 15, 2011
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  • Winter sports awards, NIB-12 honors dished out

    A look through Kaneland's winter sports award winners.

    • Posted April 14, 2011
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  • Kaneland alum Rose among Waubonsee post-season honorees

    Sugar Grove—Waubonsee Community College’s Maxzine Rossler heads up a quartet of women’s basketball players that were recognized by the NJCAA Region IV and Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference (ISCC) basketball committees.

    • Posted April 14, 2011
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  • Boys basketball plans golf outing

    KANELAND—Foursomes and sponsorships are going fast, but there is still time to join the Kaneland Boys Basketball program in a day of fun at the second annual golf outing on Saturday, June 11, at Bliss Creek Golf...

    • Posted April 14, 2011
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  • Editorial: Failure to do the work should equal failure to receive paycheck

    As the hours ticked by Friday evening, Americans waited with a growing tension as a potential government shutdown approached.

    • Posted April 14, 2011
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