All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Candidates for 2011 election may file nominating petitions

    Elburn—Candidates for the Elburn 2011 Consolidated Election may file their nominating petitions with Elburn Village Clerk Diane McQuilkin at the village hall, 301 E. North St., Elburn., during the following dates and times ...

    • Posted December 7, 2010
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  • American Water Works Association announces scholarship opportunity

    ILLINOIS—The Illinois Section of American Water Works Association (ISAWWA) announced today that up to $3,500 in scholarships has been made available through the Safe Water Scholarship Program.

    • Posted December 7, 2010
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  • Delnor implements program to lower the risk for drug-resistant infections

    GENEVA—Antibiotic resistance is a widespread problem and one that the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention calls "one of the world's most pressing public health concerns.”

    • Posted December 7, 2010
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  • 2010 Fox Valley Toys for Tots campaign

    FOX VALLEY—The Fox Valley Toys for Tots campaign, authorized by the Toys for Tots Foundation, is underway with toy drop-off locations throughout the Fox Valley.

    • Posted December 7, 2010
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  • Protect your family by getting flu vaccinations

    SPRINGFIELD—Millions of people travel every year during the holiday season to spend time with friends and family.

    • Posted December 7, 2010
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  • Stewart features artist Larry Cimaglio

    Elburn—The community is invited to attend a monthly presentation at Kaneland John Stewart Elementary School, which will feature a different artist each month.

    • Posted December 6, 2010
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  • Barbie raffle at the library

    ELBURN—The Friends of the Town & Country Public Library, 320 E. North St., will hold a raffle for a Happy New Year Barbie 1995 collectors edition and John Deere Monster Treads toy tractor.

    • Posted December 6, 2010
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  • Mannheim Steamroller performs Christmas show at Paramount

    AURORA—Mannheim Steamroller celebrates a quarter-century of being America’s favorite holiday music artist with their 25th Christmas Anniversary Tour.

    • Posted December 5, 2010
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  • Miller named Public Works manager

    MAPLE PARK—At a special meeting of the Village Board on Nov. 20, Mike Miller was hired to hold the position of Public Works Manager for the village of Maple Park.

    • Posted December 4, 2010
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  • Delnor Giving Tree to help collect baby supplies

    GENEVA—For the month of November, Delnor’s Giving Tree will partner with Mutual Ground, a not-for profit organization located in Aurora that provides shelter for women and children who are victims of domestic violence.

    • Posted December 4, 2010
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  • This I believe … What do you believe in?

    I believe that you should be who you want to be, not what others want to see by Courtney Kowalski, Senior, Kaneland Krier Kaneland—To say that people give in to the way society sees them would be an understatement.

    • Posted December 4, 2010
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  • End bullying of gay students

    Kaneland—Most students are aware of how serious the teen suicides have become in the lesbian, bisexual, gay and transgender community recently. Is it possible to imagine how many families are affected by the suicides because of harassment...

    • Posted December 4, 2010
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  • Letter: SG Fire donation warning

    The Sugar Grove Fire Protection Department has received information from concerned citizens that they have received a telephone solicitation from Firefighters Burn Fund asking for donations to their fund.

    • Posted December 3, 2010
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  • Snug Hugs for Kids

    Compton knits hats to spread warmth, holiday cheer Elburn—The holiday season is in full swing, and Sally Compton, 88, is doing her part to spread joy and warmth to kids in need.

    • Posted December 3, 2010
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  • Fill up on holiday cheer in Kaneville

    Kaneville is celebrating Christmas with all the delights of the season on Saturday, Dec 4. The village will be alive with food, gifts and entertainment.

    • Posted December 3, 2010
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  • Holiday in the Grove festivities appeal to young, old

    SUGAR GROVE—There are few events as thrilling for a child as that first encounter with Santa Claus. However, most parents, given the choice, would likely rather travel to the actual North Pole than have to tough it...

    • Posted December 3, 2010
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  • Dec. 3 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 December 3, 2010
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  • Kaneland’s “Dear Edi” advice column

    Have a question? Write to "Edi," the Kaneland Krier's 12–member editorial board. Questions can be submitted via email krier@kaneland.org, emailed to our adviser at cheryl.borrowdale@kaneland.org, or placed in the drop boxes in the library and counselors’ offices...

    • Posted December 3, 2010
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  • Young voices bring gifts of cheer and joy

    ELGIN—Come celebrate this holiday season with the Elgin Children’s Chorus at Christmastide Carols, the first concert of their 25th Anniversary Celebration.

    • Posted December 3, 2010
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  • A night of fun, food and raffles

    Rich Ferdinand of Maple Park holds one of the many pork loins that gets raffled off each year at the Maple Park Family Fund raffle.This year’s raffle will take place from 4 to 10 p.m. on Saturday,...

    • Posted December 2, 2010
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