All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Letter: Elburn Lions Bingo concludes for season

    Thank you for your participation in Elburn Lions Bingo. Our next season will begin Friday, Sept. 11. We will also have Bingo during Elburn Days, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 21-23. Debra Cornell Elburn Lions Club

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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  • Andrea Boschini

    Andrea Boschini, 43, of St. Charles, passed away suddenly at home early Monday morning, May 18, 2015. She went home to the loving embrace of her heavenly Father. Andrea was born on Sept. 20, 1971, to proud...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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  • ‘From Mess to Message’ program May 21

    SYCAMORE—DeKalb Christian Women’s Connection will present the program “From Mess to Message” on Thursday, May 21, at noon at Blumen Gardens, 325 Edwards St., Sycamore. The program will also include the special feature “Breathe Easier with Air...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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    Dinah S. Ball

    Dinah S. Ball, 83, of Chillicothe, Ill., formerly of Elburn, passed away peacefully at 2:15 p.m. Thursday, May 14, 2015, at UnityPoint Proctor Hospital in Peoria, Ill. Her daughter Valerie, son Randy and daughter-in-law Lori were by...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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  • Wheeler supports action to restore $26 million in grants

    SPRINGFIELD—State Rep. Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) recently commented on Governor Bruce Rauner’s announcement that he plans to restore $26 million in state funding for social service and public health grants, including those for autism services, assistance for the...

    • Posted May 16, 2015
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  • KahlENGAGE
    Kahl, Griffis to wed

    Allen and Mary Kahl of Maple Park announce the engagement of their daughter, Breanne, to Marc Griffis, son of Rod and Julie Griffis of Sycamore. The bride-to-be is a graduate of Kaneland High School, Aurora University (B.A.)...

    • Posted May 16, 2015
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  • Local students named to University of Iowa dean’s list

    IOWA CITY—The following local residents were named to the University of Iowa dean’s list for the fall 2014 semester: Zachary Nolte, Jessica Kolzow, Alexandria Seavey and Lierin Seavey, all of Elburn; and Megan Nauert, Brandon Bishop and...

    • Posted May 16, 2015
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  • Curtis urges residents to help protect local funding

    ProtectMyTown.com launched to give voice to Maple Park residents MAPLE PARK—Maple Park Village President Kathy Curtis urged village residents to voice their opposition to a state proposal aimed at taking local revenue to fix the state’s budget...

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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  • Fisher, Lyon to be inducted into Kaneland HOF

    KANELAND—Former Kaneland athletes Joseph Fisher (basketball) and Craig Lyon (basketball, track and field) will be inducted into the Kaneland Hall of Fame for Individual Athletic Achievement during the Senior Athletic Awards Night on Monday, June 1, at...

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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    Kaneland Wins NIB-12 Championship

    Morris helps Knights earn crown with win over Yorkville KANELAND—The Kaneland baseball team defeated the Sycamore Spartans 7-6 at home to win at least a share of the Northern Illinois Big XII Conference Championship last Wednesday, May...

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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  • Laura Gampfer KHS Girls Soccer v. Morris 5-7-15-6
    Back on track

    Soccer improves to 14-3 by Doug Oleson KANELAND—It may have been its most important win of the season. After its shocking 5-0 loss to Sycamore two days earlier, the Kaneland High School girls soccer team desperately needed...

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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    Softball sits at 15-7

    Knights fall to Leafs, rip Rochelle KANELAND—In a week that featured two cancellations, the Knights softball crew lost a hard-fought battle against Geneseo 8-7 on May 7, but bounced back in a big way against Rochelle with...

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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  • May 14 sports recap

    Don’t see your results in the Elburn Herald? Have your coach email them to sports@elburnherald.com or fax them to (630) 365-2251. Sophomore Baseball May 7 vs. Sycamore—The Knights won 6-2 behind a complete game by Jack Marshall...

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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  • KUSC to hold competitive program player assessments

    ELBURN—Kaneland United Soccer Club (KUSC) will hold player assessments for the 2015-16 competitive soccer program from May 19-29. Players interested in participating in the competitive program must pre-register online at www.kanelandsc.com or contact Mike Mitchinson at (630)...

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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    Guest Editorial: Local government units trying to become less accountable, less transparent taxpayers

    by Dennis DeRossett Executive director, Illinois Press Association As state government scurries to fill a projected $8 billion deficit in the 2016 fiscal year budget, it would seem to make sense to move beyond successful compromises and...

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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  • Letter: Concerned about Keslinger, Dauberman Road intersection

    I am writing to express concern about an intersection near my house and the high school: Keslinger and Dauberman roads. Each school day, many students and residents of Kaneland pass through this intersection. In addition to being...

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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  • Letter: A thank you from Kaneland Sports Boosters

    On behalf of the Kaneland Knights Sports Boosters Board of Directors, I would like to thank everyone who was able to come out and enjoy our 2015 “Knight to Remember” spring fundraiser. The night included a Red...

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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  • Helen Louise McConnaughay

    Helen Louise McConnaughay, 94, of St. Charles, formerly of Batavia, followed the hand of her Savior in spirit, as she had all her life in person, on Thursday, May 7, 2015. The world is a poorer place...

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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  • Angeline ‘Angie’ Morris

    Angeline “Angie” Morris, 93, of Elburn, passed away Monday, May 4, 2015, and now rests in the arms of her savior. She was born Feb. 20, 1922, in Chicago, the daughter of Robert and Nina (Leannah) Sarley....

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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  • Madge Rosalee (Ambler) Patterson

    Madge Rosalee (Ambler) Patterson, 73, of Corvallis, Ore., passed away at her home on May 5, 2015, following a long illness. Madge was born and raised in Mendota, Ill.  She is an alumnus of Northern Illinois University...

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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