All posts by Elburn Herald

  • 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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  • Elburn changes policy to exempt certain employees

    Elburn—A change in the village of Elburn's personnel manual will eliminate overtime pay and compensatory time off for certain employees.

    • Posted December 24, 2010
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  • Around town: On a one-horse open sleigh!

    Elburn's Jim Feece hooked Buddy the pony up to an antique sleigh and the family went for a one-horse open sleigh ride at their farm off Seavey Road Dec. 11.

    • Posted December 24, 2010
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  • Dec. 24 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 24, 2010
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  • For the love of snow

    The 2010 DeKane Sno-Trackers Annual Fundraiser was held at the Maple Park American Legion on Dec. 4.

    • Posted December 24, 2010
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  • Community of Trees’ program deemed success

    Elburn—The Elburn & Countryside Community Center held a "Community of Trees" Christmas tree and wreath silent auction during the Elburn Christmas Stroll on Dec. 3.

    • Posted December 24, 2010
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  • Softball gains approval for training facility

    Elburn—The Wasco Diamonds Girls Fastpitch Softball organization received its final approval from the board to open a training facility at 707 Herra Drive.

    • Posted December 23, 2010
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  • Church news for Dec. 23

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

    • Posted December 23, 2010
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  • Kaneland Pom Squad holding Jan. clinic, sign-up online

    The Kaneland Pom Squad will hold its annual elementary school clinic on Jan. 29, 2011 at KHS, learn a pom routine, and perform at a KHS Varsity basketball game.

    • Posted December 23, 2010
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  • Elburn baseball has online sign-up

    ELBURN—Baseball and Softball enthusiasts between the ages of 4 and 17 years old can register online to play in the Elburn Baseball and Softball Spring-Summer season.

    • Posted December 23, 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 23, 2010
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  • Letter: Thank you, Mid-Town Martial Arts

    The Elburn & Countryside Community Center would like to thank Rich Temmerman and his students from The Mid-Town Martial Arts Studio.

    • Posted December 23, 2010
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  • Letter: Young players help KHS athletics

    Kaneland High School is having a great year in sports for the athletics. The varsity football team nearly made it to state, and the varsity basketball squad is off to a hot start.

    • Posted December 23, 2010
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  • Letter: Obama broke too many promises

    As we have all constantly heard about, it's been Barack Obama who is putting our country in a horrible situation. His promises to put money back in peoples’ wallets was a complete lie, along with his promises...

    • Posted December 23, 2010
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  • Lazarus House offers community Christmas Brunch

    ST. CHARLES—Lazarus House invites the public for food and fellowship at its annual Christmas Brunch on Christmas Day at the Free Methodist Church, 214 Walnut St., St. Charles. Dining will begin at noon.

    • Posted December 22, 2010
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  • Elburn Scholarship Fund open to Kaneland alumni, current KHS seniors

    ELBURN—The Elburn Scholarship Fund will award grants for studies at the college level again this year. All applications must be postmarked no later than March 1, 2011.

    • Posted December 22, 2010
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