All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Firearm deer season resumes

    SPRINGFIELD—The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) reports that hunters in Illinois harvested a preliminary total of 68,037 deer during the opening weekend of the 2010 Illinois firearm deer season, Nov. 19-21. The seven-day firearm season will...

    • Posted December 2, 2010
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  • Church news for Dec. 2

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

    • Posted December 2, 2010
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  • Lady Knights hoops match last season’s win total

    KANELAND—Don’t look now, but the varsity Lady Knights basketball squad is showing measurable improvement from last year, with much of the same crew.

    • Posted December 2, 2010
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  • KYSO sign-up now online

    Kaneland—Soccer enthusiasts between the ages of 4 and 17 years old can register online to play in the KYSO Spring Season, which will run from April 16 through May 21, 2011.

    • Posted December 2, 2010
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  • Wrestling starts on mat in Freeport

    KANELAND—With a full lineup after the end of football season, it was time to hit the mat for Kaneland wrestling on Saturday morning.

    • Posted December 2, 2010
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  • Pom squad holding clinic for kids

    The Kaneland Pom Squad will hold its annual elementary school clinic on Jan. 29, 2011 at KHS.

    • Posted December 2, 2010
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  • Madelyn ‘Lynne’ Allen

    Madelyn “Lynne” Allen, 83, of Aurora, passed away peacefully on her birthday, Nov. 28, 2010, and now joins her husband, George, in the arms of her Savior.

    • Posted December 2, 2010
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  • Leo Nichols

    Leo I. Nichols, 89, of Tunnel Hill, Ill., passed away Saturday, Nov. 6, 2010, at Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion, Ill.

    • Posted December 2, 2010
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  • Editorial: Kaneland communities kick off holiday season

    For many, the Christmas holiday season starts right after Thanksgiving ends—for some, it begins barely after the tables have been cleared and the plates cleaned.

    • Posted December 2, 2010
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  • Letter: Thanks to RF Houtz & Son

    Hi from a very snowy northwest Ontario, Canada. I am just leaving this quick note to thank one of your local business outlets. This company went out of its way to help me with a problem with my...

    • Posted December 2, 2010
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  • Letter: Veteran says “thanks” to local Daisy Girl Scout Troop

    On Thursday, Nov. 11, 2010, I had the honor of participating in the Elburn American Legion's Annual Veteran's Day Ceremony at the Veteran's Park in the village. Following the ceremony, a young girl came up to me...

    • Posted December 2, 2010
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  • Letter: A ‘thank you’ from Kaneland Youth Soccer

    As the Kaneland Youth Soccer Organization (KYSO) Fall Soccer Season has come to a close, on behalf of the KYSO Board Of Directors, I would like to send out a big thank you to all of...

    • Posted December 2, 2010
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  • Letter: Fire Department supports Elburn Food Pantry

    This holiday season, the Elburn and Countryside Fire Department will once again be collecting canned foods and other nonperishable items to be donated to the Elburn Food Pantry.

    • Posted December 2, 2010
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  • Laughter can be the best medicine

    Elgin—LivingWell Cancer Resource Center will present a workshop on Laughter to Manage Pain and Stress on Tuesday, Dec. 7, from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Provena Saint Joseph Hospital Bob & Edna Meadows Cancer Center, 88...

    • Posted December 1, 2010
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  • Contemporary Health offers Kaneland student inside view

    Kaneland—Cindy Miller’s Contemporary Health class at Kaneland High School offers juniors and seniors an inside look at issues such as drug addiction and violence through a combination of guest speakers and field trips.

    • Posted November 29, 2010
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  • Graduation plan set for NIU Convo Center June 4

    Kaneland—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 7-0 to approve budget allocation for 2011 graduation, which will be held at 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 4, at the NIU Convocation Center in DeKalb.

    • Posted November 29, 2010
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  • Snowflake Shuffle 5K set for Dec. 4

    Geneva—TriCity Family Services will present the annual Snowflake Shuffle 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, Dec. 4, in the Mill Creek Subdivision in Geneva.

    • Posted November 29, 2010
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  • PODA seeks to prevent drug, alcohol use at Kaneland

    Kaneland—Drugs and alcohol can consume some high school students, but Prevention of Dangerous Actions (PODA) is working to raise awareness and reduce substance abuse among Kaneland High School students.

    • Posted November 28, 2010
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  • Board approves pest management plan

    Kaneland—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 7-0 to approve an Integrated Pest Management (IPM) plan to address all issues regarding pest control.

    • Posted November 28, 2010
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  • Kane County Cougars now have a Royal feel

    Kaneland—A two-year player development contract has been agreed to by the former Oakland Athletics Class A affiliate, the Kane County Cougars and Major League Baseball’s Kansas City Royals.

    • Posted November 28, 2010
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