All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Breaking ground by fixing cars

    Maple Park resident first female to earn auto body degree from WCC SUGAR GROVE—Alley Domar of Maple Park didn't know much about Waubonsee Community College's automotive technology and automotive body repair programs, but chose to enroll in both...

    • Posted May 27, 2011
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  • McConnaughay assigns Metra task force

    KANE COUNTY—Kane County Board Chairman Karen McConnaughay announced the formation of a task force to recommend a replacement for the Kane County appointee on the Metra Board.

    • Posted May 27, 2011
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  • Village allows electronic billing, payment for utility bills

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on May 17 voted 6-0 to approve the MSI Electronic Billing and Payment Receipt Program, which will provide electronic billing for utility bills.

    • Posted May 27, 2011
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  • May 27 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 27, 2011
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  • More than 850 graduates receive degrees from Waubonsee

    Sugar Grove—As Illinois Lieutenant Governor Sheila Simon looked on, Waubonsee Community College awarded degrees to 864 graduates at its 2011 commencement ceremony on May 19. The class of 2011 is the college’s largest ever.

    • Posted May 27, 2011
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  • Church news for May 27

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

    • Posted May 27, 2011
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  • 4x800m relay, Zick lead good times at State

    CHARLESTON—By the very nature of the State meet, athletes need a certain level of performance to even be part of the collision of talent at Eastern Illinois University.

    • Posted May 26, 2011
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  • Lady Knights get last swings before playoffs

    KANELAND—At the very least, Lady Knights softball can be encouraged by the offense going into an uncertain playoff campaign.

    • Posted May 26, 2011
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  • Baseball finish last regular week with flourish, now 19-10

    KANELAND—Four wins compared to no losses for Knights baseball? Consider that a decent week for the black-clad boys.

    • Posted May 26, 2011
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  • Guest editorial: Help protect community funds

    In 1969, the first-ever state income tax was authorized by the governor and state legislature in the state of Illinois.

    • Posted May 26, 2011
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  • Letter: Stop spending money you do not have

    I am writing you to express my sentiments regarding state and local budgets, and more specifically pending legislation regarding the LGDF (Local Government Distributive Fund).

    • Posted May 26, 2011
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  • Letter: Aim criticism at correct target

    Truth is the first casualty of war. The same goes for politics.

    • Posted May 26, 2011
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  • Letter: Townhome resident behavior ridiculous

    One thing that I value most about living in Elburn is the village’s commitment to family and community.

    • Posted May 25, 2011
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  • William ‘Bill’ Chesnutt

    William “Bill” Chesnutt, 75, of Yorkville, passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2011.

    • Posted May 25, 2011
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  • Marjorie “Grandma Marge” Finlinson

    Marjorie “Grandma Marge” Finlinson, 86, of Summerville, S.C., formerly of Elburn, passed away May 3, 2011, at her daughter and son-in-law’s home following complications from a recent stroke.

    • Posted May 25, 2011
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  • Conley Outreach to offer Grief Day Camp

    KANEVILLE—Conley Outreach Community Services announced this year’s Good Grief Day Camp, “Your Unique Grief Journey.”

    • Posted May 25, 2011
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  • Delnor offers informational session on sleep apnea

    GENEVA—When sleep patterns are affected, it could be Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). OSA is caused by a blockage of the airway, usually when the soft tissue in the rear of the throat collapses and closes during sleep.

    • Posted May 25, 2011
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  • Esther L. Shelton

    Esther L. Shelton, 91, of Canton, Ill., formerly of Aurora, Metropolis, Ill., and Elburn, passed away Saturday, May 21, at Heartland Healthcare in Canton.

    • Posted May 24, 2011
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  • Eggleston named interim executive director

    BATAVIA—Elderday Center, a nonprofit adult day center in Batavia, recently named Traci Eggleston, MSW, its interim executive director.

    • Posted May 24, 2011
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  • And the winner is …

    The Hinckley-Big Rock FFA chapter recently held a tractor raffle where they raffled off a 1950 Farmall H. The winner of the raffle was J.J. Finnan from Maple Park. Seen is Finnan picking up his new Farmall.

    • Posted May 22, 2011
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