All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Successfully stop smoking

    SPRINGFIELD—The Illinois Tobacco QUITLINE has added weekend hours for the first time and expanded its daily hours of operation until 11 p.m. to provide more opportunities for Illinoisans trying to quit smoking.

    • Posted April 25, 2011
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  • Life after Cancer presentation

    Geneva—The LivingWell Cancer Resource Center will offer a panel discussion led by five cancer survivors, who will address the issues that each one of them faced once their treatment ended and how they dealt and are still...

    • Posted April 25, 2011
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  • Public hearing notice for zoning ordinance text amendment

    Elburn—A public hearing will be held before the Elburn Planning Commission on Tuesday, May 3, at 7 p.m. at Village Hall, located at 301 E. North St.

    • Posted April 25, 2011
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  • County sets property tax bill due dates

    Kane County—Kane County Treasurer David J. Rickert announced this week that taxpayer's 2010, payable 2011, property tax bills will be mailed out on or before Tuesday, April 26.

    • Posted April 24, 2011
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  • Delnor’s Giving Tree helps make reading fundamental

    Geneva—For the month of April, Delnor’s Giving Tree will collect books for all ages and donate them to both Lazarus and Hesed houses.

    • Posted April 24, 2011
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  • State announces loan program for farmers

    Illinois—llinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford on Monday 18 announced a low-interest loan program for farmers in conjunction with the Illinois Farm Bureau.

    • Posted April 24, 2011
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  • Maple Park picks pair to fill out Village Board

    Maple Park—After interviewing candidates, the Maple Park Village Board on Tuesday decided who will fill the two seats left open on the board.

    • Posted April 23, 2011
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  • This little doggie has a happy tale

    Elburn—A puppy named Arrow, who was born at a kennel named Texas Aussies, was adopted by a lady in Texas who owns a ranch named Flaming Arrow.

    • Posted April 23, 2011
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  • North Central College names dean’s List

    Naperville—North Central College named its dean’s list for the 2011 winter term. Michael A. Corrigan, Elburn, was named to the list.

    • Posted April 23, 2011
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  • U of I names dean’s list

    Champaign, ill.—The following local students have been named to the Dean’s lists for the 2010 fall semester at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign ...

    • Posted April 23, 2011
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  • WCC inducts students into honor societies

    Waubonsee Community College recently inducted students into its chapters of the Alpha Sigma Lambda National Honor Society, National Technical Honor Society and Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society.

    • Posted April 23, 2011
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  • Local students named to Augustana College dean’s list

    Rock Island, Ill.—Thirteen local students have been named to the dean's list at Augustana College for the 2010-11 winter term.

    • Posted April 23, 2011
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  • New website for community disaster preparedness

    Elburn—The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program educates people about disaster preparedness and trains them in basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization, and disaster medical operations.

    • Posted April 22, 2011
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  • Construction on Hughes, Keslinger Road scheduled to begin this week

    KANE COUNTY—Construction work on Keslinger Road over Mill Creek Bridge and Hughes Road over Blackberry Creek Bridge began Monday and are scheduled to end June 30.

    • Posted April 22, 2011
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  • Look out for the PlaqueMan!

    PlaqueMan was not happy after visiting Kaneland John Stewart Elementary Wednesday, April 13.

    • Posted April 22, 2011
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  • 4/22 SG 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 22, 2011
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  • Word Working

    Bristol resident Jeff Goins (left) and Aurora University assistant professor of English Heidi Rosenberg use individual paper words to compose a poem at Phillips Library.

    • Posted April 22, 2011
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  • Village open house to coincide with French Market opening

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday voted 5-0 to allow its 2011 Open House to begin the same day as the Sugar Grove French Market this year.

    • Posted April 22, 2011
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  • Park District transfers property to Forest Preserve

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday voted 5-0 to approve the transfer of property from the Sugar Grove Park District to the Kane County Forest Preserve.

    • Posted April 22, 2011
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  • Budget ready for vote

    Elburn—A public hearing was held on Monday at Village Hall for appropriating monies for the 2011-12 fiscal year.

    • Posted April 22, 2011
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