All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Letter: Elburn Fire Department helped us during blizzard

    I want to thank Elburn Fire Chief Kelly Callaghan and his entire department for their hospitality, and commend them for their commitment and professionalism during the blizzard.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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  • Letter: A thank you to Kane County

    I would like to take this time to thank the hard-working men and women of Kane County for their efforts during this recent snowstorm.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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  • Letter: Local road maintenance deserves praise

    This past Tuesday afternoon and Wednesday produced the most severe snow emergency in over a decade.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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  • Letter: A thank you to the village of Sugar Grove

    Great job, Sugar Grove. Last Wednesday night, at the height of the white-out, a Sugar Grove police officer came to the aid of a stranded motorist at the corner of Denny and Bliss.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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  • Letter: A thank you from the Elburn & Countryside Food Pantry

    Thanks to the community’s generosity in support, volunteers and donations, we have been able to meet the hunger needs of our neighbors.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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  • Letter: Grateful for support

    Maple Park—The support we received in recent months both before and after Joe’s loss has been amazing.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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  • Letter: Driving doesn’t require someone to be book smart

    I’ve heard talk again about how teenagers should be required to earn a “C” average in order to get their driver’s license, and I disagree with this.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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  • Editorial: No surprise, Kaneland area works together

    It came as no surprise that the community came together before, during and after last week’s historic blizzard that dumped more than 20 inches of snow on the area.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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  • Waubonsee to host financial aid events

    Sugar Grove—February marks Financial Aid Awareness Month at Waubonsee Community College, with several free public events planned.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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  • Lawrence J. ‘Tuffy’ Faber

    Lawrence J. “Tuffy” Faber, 87, of Lily Lake, passed away at Delnor Hospital in Geneva on Friday, Feb. 4, 2011.

    • Posted February 9, 2011
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  • Take bullying seriously

    ELBURN—This month's community event, sponsored by the Elburn Lions Club on Jan. 26, featured counselors from The Center for Rural Psychology in Elburn who spoke on the subject of bullying.

    • Posted February 5, 2011
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  • Simply magic

    Magician Ron Clayton performed a show for children called Simply Magic at the Elburn Town and Country Public Library on Jan. 27.

    • Posted February 4, 2011
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  • Feb. 4 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 February 4, 2011
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  • Church news for Feb. 4

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

    • Posted February 4, 2011
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  • Classes resume for D302

    All Kaneland schools will be open on Friday, Feb. 4. Classes, after-school practices and activities will also resume as scheduled.

    • Posted February 3, 2011
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  • Standstill

    Regional—Like much of Illinois, the Kaneland area is attempting to dig out and restore travel and communications following a historic blizzard that entered the area Tuesday and was still blowing as of press time Wednesday.

    • Posted February 3, 2011
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  • Vancouver Canucks add dose of Sweatt to winning formula

    After a Dec. 9 feature on Bill and Lee Sweatt as members of the AHL’s Manitoba Moose, Lee was called up to the parent Vancouver Canucks and managed to be a difference maker against the Nashville Predators.

    • Posted February 3, 2011
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  • Elburn base/softball sign-up

    Elburn—Elburn Baseball & Softball is currently taking online registration for the upcoming 2011 season.

    • Posted February 3, 2011
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  • Wasco fastpitch ready for ‘11

    WASCO—Wasco Girls Fastpitch Softball (WGFSL) has begun registration. WGFSL is a recreational softball league open to all area girls grades kindergarten through 12th grade.

    • Posted February 3, 2011
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  • Knights Wrestling Club invade West Aurora, head to season’s end

    KANELAND—Knights Wrestling Club celebrates 25 years of dedication. The Knights Wrestling Club is the youth (5-14 year olds) wrestling organization that is a feeder program to and operates out of Kaneland High School.

    • Posted February 3, 2011
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