All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Bill Jeter

    Bill Jeter, 72, of Elburn, passed away, following a long battle with COPD, at Delnor Hospital, Geneva, on Sunday, March 15, 2015. He was born Sept. 14, 1942, in Aurora, the son of Forrest and Lorna Jeter....

    • Posted March 19, 2015
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  • Christian Women’s Connection March 19

    SYCAMORE—The program “Peace in the Midst of Turmoil” will take place Thursday, March 19, at noon at Blumen Gardens, 325 Edwards St., Sycamore. The afternoon’s special feature will be Rhythm Instruments performing “Name That Tune.” Inspirational speaker...

    • Posted March 16, 2015
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  • Alef named to Maryville University dean’s list

    ST. LOUIS—Theresa Alef of Maple Park was recently named to the Maryville University dean’s list for the fall 2014 semester. Alef is currently studying occupational therapy at the university. Maryville undergraduate students are eligible for the dean’s...

    • Posted March 14, 2015
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  • Dixon named to Millikin University dean’s list

    DECATUR, ILL.—Brian Dixon of Elburn was recently named to the Millikin University dean’s list for fall 2014. Dixon, a senior, is an art major in the College of Fine Arts at Millikin.

    • Posted March 14, 2015
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  • Rossi named to Wisconsin-Milwaukee dean’s list

    MILWAUKEE—Maria Rossi of Elburn was recently named to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee dean’s list for the fall 2014 semester. Rossi, a junior, is studying health sciences at the university.

    • Posted March 14, 2015
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  • Fisher named to University of Delaware dean’s list

    NEWARK, DEL.—Erica Fisher of Maple Park was recently named to the University of Delaware’s dean’s list for the 2014 fall semester. To meet eligibility requirements for the dean’s list, a student must be enrolled full-time and earn...

    • Posted March 14, 2015
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    Photo: Taking the plunge

    The Maple Park Police Department on Sunday participated in the 2015 Special Olympics Polar Plunge, held at Loon Lake in Silver Springs State Park, Yorkville. There are 22 different plunge locations throughout the State of Illinois. Maple...

    • Posted March 13, 2015
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  • Equine Humane Center acquires permanent home

    MAPLE PARK—The Illinois Equine Humane Center, NFP (ILEHC), located in Maple Park, recently announced that after several years of housing horse rescue operations out of leased facilities, the not-for-profit organization recently secured a permanent home for their...

    • Posted March 13, 2015
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    Kaneland Girls Track Results

    March 5 @ Bureau Valley (Westwood Center, Sterling, Ill.) TEAM SCORES: No team scores kept; five teams 60M: 1) Sreenan, 7.95; 4) Heinzer, 8.46; 6) Hurston, 8.53; 8) Elliott, 8.6; 9) Martens, 8.65; 10) Durham, 8.91; 19)...

    • Posted March 13, 2015
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  • Laura Gampfer KHS Boys Track at Batavia 3-6-15-3
    Kaneland Boys Track Results

    March 6 @ Batavia (HS) TEAM SCORES: 1) Batavia, 139; 2) Burlington Central, 87; 3) Bartlett, 65; 4) Lake Park, 62; 5) Kaneland, 54; 6) West Aurora, 55 LONG JUMP: 1) Barnes, 21-11.5 POLE VAULT: 3) Rinella,...

    • Posted March 13, 2015
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  • Cagers
    Photo: Cagers prevail

    The eighth-grade Cagers boys basketball team put on quite a show in capturing the title at the 22nd annual Princeton Shootout. The team included assistant coach Noel Delgado (from left), Spencer Brown, Sheldon Bartmann, Brett Wallner, Will...

    • Posted March 13, 2015
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  • St. Gall 132nd annual St. Patrick’s Day Turkey Dinner

    ELBURN—St. Gall Catholic Church will host its 132nd annual St. Patrick’s Day Turkey Dinner on Sunday, March 15, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Parish Hall, 120 W. Shannon St., Elburn. The event will feature a...

    • Posted March 13, 2015
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  • St. Gall Lenten Stations of the Cross

    ELBURN—St. Gall Church will offer Stations of the Cross for prayerful reflection every Friday, March 13 to March 27, at 5:30 p.m., and April 3 at 2 p.m., at the church, 120 W. Shannon St., Elburn. In...

    • Posted March 13, 2015
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  • Letter: Thank you from family of Lou Drendel

    The family of Lou Drendel would like to express their heartfelt appreciation to everyone who offered kind words, support and such generous donations after mom’s passing. We were truly overwhelmed by the effort so many people made...

    • Posted March 13, 2015
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  • Carole A. Lamczyk

    Carole A. Lamczyk (nee James), 68, of Kaneville, passed away Monday, March 9, 2015, at Delnor Hospital in Geneva. She was born on June 8, 1946, in Chicago to Melvin and Helen James. Carole was united in...

    • Posted March 13, 2015
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  • Roy J. Sorensen

    Roy J. Sorensen, 99, of Hinckley, passed away on Monday, March 9, 2015, at his home. He was born at home on July 14, 1915, in Virgil, the son of John and Anna (Petersen) Sorensen. Later, the...

    • Posted March 13, 2015
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  • Sugar Grove Meet the Candidates Night March 12

    Public asked to submit questions for candidates SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove’s Meet the Candidates Night will take place Thursday, March 12, in the meeting room of the Sugar Grove Public Library, 125 S. Municipal Drive, Sugar Grove. Doors...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • Percy Meredith

    Percy L. Meredith, 89, passed away peacefully at home, Friday, March 6, 2015 while surrounded by the love and prayers of his family. He was born August 22, 1925, in Elburn, the son of Leslie and Winnafred...

    • Posted March 9, 2015
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  • Letter: Thank you from the Seals family

    The Seals family would like to give a special thank you to Annette Theobald and Elburn’s American Legion Hall and members for organizing Meagan Seals fundraiser benefit on Feb. 21, and for all their hard work and...

    • Posted March 6, 2015
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  • Community Corner: Boosters prepare for upcoming Knight of Performances gala

    by Denise Blaszynski President, Kaneland Performing Arts Boosters For many, watching the Oscars is something to look forward to every year. From the red carpet, the actors and the movie clips to the musical performances, the fashion...

    • Posted March 6, 2015
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