All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Francis Robert Farley

    Francis Robert Farley, 88, of Aurora, passed away at home, surrounded by the love and prayers of his family, on Sunday, June 5, 2011.

    • Posted June 9, 2011
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  • Richard G. Tellner

    Richard G. Tellner, 77, of Montgomery, passed away on June 4, 2011. He was born on July 6, 1933, in Charlotte, Mich., the son of Charles and Augusta Tellner.

    • Posted June 9, 2011
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  • Temperatures, high humidity combine to create dangerous conditions

    The Kane County Health Department is urging residents to take precautions as temperature and humidity levels climb Tuesday to create conditions where heat illness is possible.

    • Posted June 7, 2011
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  • Two Women, For Women close up shop

    Kane County—Almost 12 years to the day, the free mammogram fund Two Women, For Women officially ceased operations Wednesday.

    • Posted June 5, 2011
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  • Out in front: a hero’s story

    SUGAR GROVE—Tom Leonard went from being a 2005 Kaneland graduate to receiving the Army Commendation Medal with Valor, the Purple Heart and the American Red Cross Hometown Heroes Award—all in the space of a year and a...

    • Posted June 4, 2011
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  • Jeppesen named Outstanding Faculty at Waubonsee

    UGAR GROVE—College faculty are responsible for “building” programs in a variety of ways, from helping recruit students to developing coursework.

    • Posted June 4, 2011
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  • Henrikson, Schumaker to wed

    Mark and Faith Henrikson of Jefferson City, Tenn., announce the engagement of their daughter, Stephanie Ann, to Matthew Stanton Schumaker.

    • Posted June 4, 2011
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  • Library trustee recognized for years of service

    Sugar Grove—The Sugar Grove Library Board on May 12 recognized trustees leaving the board.

    • Posted June 3, 2011
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  • Police blotter for June 3

    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 June 3, 2011
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  • Must they eat cake?

    The engagement is announced, the date is set, attendants are selected and now the wedding plans begin. Dresses, tuxes, ceremony site, reception site, invitations, menu, guest list, flowers, cake ...

    • Posted June 3, 2011
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  • Schwarz recognized for 10 years of service

    Sugar Grove—The Sugar Grove Library Board on May 26 recognized Alison Schwarz for 10 years of employment at the library.

    • Posted June 3, 2011
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  • Church news for June 3

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

    • Posted June 3, 2011
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  • New administrators

    The Kaneland School District hosted an open house on May 23 to welcome its new administrators.

    • Posted June 3, 2011
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  • Guest Editorial: Fermilab: A tradition of scientific excellence benefitting the nation

    by U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren (R-14) In March of this year, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, located in my home district, announced the possible discovery of a new type of boson particle.

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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  • Phillip James Perlinski

    Phillip James Perlinski, 62, of Elburn, passed away Monday May 30, 2011, at Delnor Hospital in Geneva.

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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  • WCC baseball adds to honors

    SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College’s record-setting baseball season may have come to a halt in the finals of the Region IV Division III Tournament, but the honors for the Chiefs continue to roll in.

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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  • Maple Park baseball fun with pancakes

    MAPLE PARK—Maple Park Baseball will host its annual Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, June 12, at the Maple Park American Legion. Breakfast will be served from 7 a.m. to noon.

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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  • Norman’s conquest

    Junior pitcher Alex Norman, graduate of Kaneland High School in 2008, earned First Team honors on the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) All-Central Region Team for Beloit College.

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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  • Letter: I don’t understand Kaneland policy

    Wednesday, May 25, was the Kaneland High School Senior Athletic Awards Banquet. Unfortunately, the school did not plan to acknowledge all senior athletes invited—only those whose parents remembered to get their RSVPs in on time.

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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  • Letter: Poppy Days a huge success for veterans

    The members of the Daniel Simpson American Legion Auxiliary No. 630, Elburn, wish to thank the community for their generosity toward our Poppy Days on May 20 and 21.

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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