All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Letter: Kaneland should stay with block schedules

    In the 2012 school year, Kaneland High School will be switching to an eight-period schedule. They will switch because by doing this, they think students test scores will rise.

    • Posted December 30, 2010
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  • Letter: We need to rethink our gun laws

    The fact that people are eligible to apply for guns and legally buy and own them is something I do not agree with. It's outrageous.

    • Posted December 30, 2010
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  • Letter: Upset over local vandalism

    It's rather disappointing that some vandals took it upon themselves to ruin what little recreation Elburn has to offer during the winter by throwing an umbrella and the "No skating" sign into the unfrozen rink at Prairie...

    • Posted December 30, 2010
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  • St. Gall Church announces New Year’s Mass schedule

    Elburn—St. Gall Catholic Church, Elburn, will offer an anticipatory New Year’s Mass on Friday, Dec. 31, at 4:30 p.m.

    • Posted December 30, 2010
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  • Dorothy Poll

    Dorothy Poll, 86, a former Fermilab employee, number 264, passed away peacefully on Dec. 21, 2010, at her son-in-law and daughter’s home, Ken and Sue Schultz.

    • Posted December 30, 2010
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  • Frances A. James

    Frances A. James, 90, of Batavia, formerly of Elburn, passed away quietly on Dec. 26, 2010. She was born on the family farm on Jan. 26, 1920, the daughter of Glenn and Theresa (Bugner) Swan in Aberdeen,...

    • Posted December 30, 2010
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  • Gregory Glenn Claflin

    Gregory Glenn Claflin made his last great climb on Dec. 11, 2010, this time to the greatest height: heaven.

    • Posted December 30, 2010
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  • June Flint Buttleman

    June Flint Buttleman of Lenoir City,Tenn., and formerly of Kaneville, passed away on Dec. 25, 2010

    • Posted December 30, 2010
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  • Board discusses bid process for storage facility

    Kaneland—The Kaneland School Board on Monday, Dec. 13, held a discussion concerning upcoming bids for the construction of a storage facility at Harter Middle School.

    • Posted December 29, 2010
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  • KHS alum returns for concert performance

    Kaneland—Former Kaneland High School student Emily Kenkel will return to Kaneland on Tuesday, Jan. 4, with the Xavier University Concert Choir to perform a concert.

    • Posted December 29, 2010
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  • Delnor, CDH sign merger agreement

    Geneva/Winfield—Delnor Health System (Delnor) and Central DuPage Health (CDH) this week announced they have signed a definitive agreement to merge.

    • Posted December 28, 2010
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  • Elburn adopts updated hazard mitigation plan

    Elburn—Elburn joined other Kane County municipalities in adopting the updated 2009 Kane County Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan.

    • Posted December 27, 2010
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  • Transition to 8-period day delayed an additional year

    Kaneland—On Oct. 24, Kaneland High School’s administration recommended to the School Board that the switch to an eight-period day be delayed until the 2012-13 school year.

    • Posted December 27, 2010
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  • PTO donates Kindles to middle school

    Kaneland—The Kaneland School Board on Dec. 13 approved a donation of 10 Amazon Kindles from the Harter Middle School PTO. The Kindles will be placed in the HMS LRC.

    • Posted December 26, 2010
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  • Board recognizesm student artists

    Kaneland—The Kaneland School Board on Dec. 13 presented four local students whose original art pieces were among the 40 works chosen for the Illinois Art Educator Association (IAEA) show.

    • Posted December 26, 2010
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  • Editorial: Merry Christmas

    With the continuing struggles of the economy and personal, business and governmental budgets continuing to tighten, we approach the Christmas holiday with a significant amount of stress that risks undermining why it is that we celebrate the...

    • Posted December 25, 2010
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  • Students write to soldiers

    Kaneland—Sixty pounds of Christmas cards. That’s what physical science teacher Joanna Edelman sent off to the troops after her students spent class on Dec. 10 writing Christmas cards for soldiers in Afghanistan.

    • Posted December 25, 2010
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  • Sugar Grove Village Board re-approves IGA with Kaneland

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday evening voted for the second time in two weeks to enter into an Intergovernmental Agreement with the Kaneland School District.

    • Posted December 24, 2010
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  • Village works with county to fund drainage project

    Sugar Grove—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday evening voted 5-0 in favor of entering an Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) with Kane County, which would fund improvements for the Mallard Point/Rolling Oaks drainage project.

    • Posted December 24, 2010
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  • Village unhappy with snow service

    Kaneville—The Kaneville Village Board expressed its displeasure with the current state of the village's snow removal at its Dec. 16 meeting.

    • Posted December 24, 2010
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