All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Shirley J. Stoffa

    Shirley J. Stoffa, age 59, of Elburn, passed away early Sunday morning March 13, 2011, at her home surrounded by her loving family.

    • Posted March 17, 2011
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  • Nellie Rose McCannon

    Nellie Rose McCannon, 93, of Wheaton, Ill., passed away on Friday, March 11, 2011, at Wyndemere Retirement Center, where she moved in 1997 after a longtime residence in Madison, Wis.

    • Posted March 17, 2011
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  • LivingWell presents info on vitamins, supplements, and cancer treatment

    Christopher George, MD, of LaGrange Oncology Associates/Delnor Hospital, and Sandra Hunter, Registered Dietician of Delnor Hospital will present “The Truth about Vitamins and Supplements in Cancer Treatment,” from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 22

    • Posted March 16, 2011
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  • James Bond novelist to speak at WCC

    SUGAR GROVE—The mention of James Bond conjures up many images—fast cars, London clubs, shaken martinis. A small town in west Texas doesn’t seem to factor in at all, but that’s where author Raymond Benson was first introduced...

    • Posted March 15, 2011
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  • Cherished Children: Grief support for parents

    GENEVA—Fox Valley Volunteer Hospice is offering Cherished Children, a support group for parents whose child has died, from March 16 to April 27, 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the FVVH offices, 200 Whitfield Drive in Geneva.

    • Posted March 14, 2011
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  • Maple Park police partner with Run for Special Olympics

    Maple Park—The Maple Park Police Department announced a new partnership with Illinois Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics.

    • Posted March 13, 2011
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  • ‘Share the Love’ clothing drive

    Kaneland High School sophomore student council members decided to do an all-school clothing and toy drive the week of Feb. 14, posting flyers and posters for the "Share The Love“ clothing drive.

    • Posted March 13, 2011
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  • Hultgren opens district offices, announces open house

    GENEVA—U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren (IL-14) recently announced the opening of three district office locations and an upcoming open house in the 14th Congressional District.

    • Posted March 12, 2011
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  • Legion Auxilary donates library books

    Elburn—The Elburn American Legion Auxiliary, Unit 630, donated three books to the Town and Country Public Library in memory of three long-time members.

    • Posted March 12, 2011
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  • KHS scholastic bowl team wins Big 12 conference championship

    KANELAND—KHS won a Northern Illinois Big 12 conference championship for its scholastic bowl team as it travelled to Dixon, Ill., on Saturday to participate in the conference’s inaugural competition.

    • Posted March 12, 2011
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  • 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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