All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Signs of spring

    Elburn—Tiny green cabbages, Asian greens, cilantro and other edibles are up and growing this early March at the Erehwon Farm on Hughes Road. The seedlings have taken root under the warming embrace of hoop houses and tender...

    • Posted March 11, 2011
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  • Board passes access request

    Sugar Grove—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday evening voted 5-0 to approve an access request at the College Corner subdivision on Route 47.

    • Posted March 11, 2011
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  • March 11 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 March 11, 2011
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  • Grabbing success at Grayslake

    The 7th Grade Girls Kaneland Silver Stars Basketball Team were crowned champions of the 2011 Grayslake Basketball Tournament after beating Stevenson, 23-22 on Feb. 26.

    • Posted March 10, 2011
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  • Knights Wrestling Club headed to Rockford

    KANELAND—Zach Parker and Tom Price had a productive enough sectional on Saturday to move on to the State Tournament this weekend.

    • Posted March 10, 2011
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  • Lady Knights take third in Rockton

    ROCKTON, Ill.—Here’s a way to measure your early-season progress in girls’ track: Compete at a 24-team Track Classic.

    • Posted March 10, 2011
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  • WCC hoops Region IV District B kings

    WAUBONSEE—For the second consecutive year, Waubonsee Community College's Men's Basketball team captured the NJCAA Region IV Division II District B Championship.

    • Posted March 10, 2011
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  • Lady Chiefs earn two early wins

    WAUBONSEE—WCC Softball ready for fun in sun to start 2011 season.

    • Posted March 10, 2011
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  • Guest editorial: Want transparency? Participation required

    With its Jan. 21, 2010, ruling on Citizens United v FEC, the United States Supreme Court overturned a longstanding ban on the use of corporate profits to fund political advocacy—a ban spawned decades earlier by bald, wholesale...

    • Posted March 10, 2011
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  • Letter: Where are the anti-gunners now?

    Over the last several weeks, I’ve read letters in the paper regarding the banning of firearms, such as “We need to rethink our gun laws” and “Speaking out against high-capacity firearm magazines.”

    • Posted March 10, 2011
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  • Letter: In support of Paluch

    I want to show my support for one of the candidates for the village of Sugar Grove Trustee, David Paluch.

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

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

    • Posted March 10, 2011
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  • Marvin Ackerman

    Marvin Ackerman, 78, of Melboune, Fla., passed away Nov. 21, 2010, at the William Child's Hospice House in Palm Bay, Fla.

    • Posted March 10, 2011
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  • District offers School Board candidates forum

    KANELAND—As the April 5 election nears, the Kaneland Citizens Advisory Committee and the Kaneland Education Association will host a School Board candidates forum at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 10, at Harter Middle School in Sugar Grove.

    • Posted March 8, 2011
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  • Delnor Foundation accepts applications for college scholarships

    Geneva—The Delnor Foundation will offer five $1,000 scholarships to qualifying high school seniors who are planning to pursue careers in a health care field.

    • Posted March 8, 2011
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  • Kane County Cougars get in on Social Networking

    GENEVA—The Kane County Cougars are designating the game on Thursday, July 14 as Facebook Night, a new venture for the organization in social media.

    • Posted March 8, 2011
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  • National Sleep Awareness Week

    GENEVA—It’s a consensus: the majority of American adults don’t get the recommended seven to eight hours of sleep a night.

    • Posted March 7, 2011
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  • International oil stick artist to demonstrate technique

    Kaneland—International oil stick artist Susan Wilson will give a free demonstration on Wednesday, March 9, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the multipurpose room at John Stewart.

    • Posted March 7, 2011
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  • Area students make dean’s list

    The following area students received recognition on the dean's list for the fall semester at Bradley University: Perren Palpant of Elburn, Vincent Micek of Elburn and Joseph Gruber of Maple Park.

    • Posted March 6, 2011
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  • Beloit College announces dean’s list

    Beloit College announced that Jenny Bauer of Elburn achieved academic distinction during the fall term of the academic year and has been named to the dean's list, which recognizes students who have maintained at least a 3.4...

    • Posted March 6, 2011
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