All posts by Elburn Herald

  • James Ross

    James Ross, 56, of Elburn, originally of Chicago, passed away peacefully in the arms of his loving wife, Annie, on Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014. James is survived by his loving wife, Ann Ross; his beloved siblings, Lynn...

    • Posted December 11, 2014
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    Send us your Elf on the Shelf photos

    Each December, countless households celebrate the upcoming Christmas holiday by taking in a cute little elf. He’s not just any elf, however—he’s the Elf on the Shelf. And his sole purpose is to spy on children (on...

    • Posted December 11, 2014
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  • Maple Park to hire part-time building inspector

    MAPLE PARK—The Maple Park Village Board on Tuesday voted in favor of hiring a part-time building inspector. The proposed new inspector will work for $35 an hour, eight hours per week, or as needed by the village....

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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  • Elburn Community Center to host Jinglepalooza

    Elburn—The Elburn and Countryside Community Center will host its inaugural Jinglepalooza event on Friday, Dec. 5, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the center, 525 N. Main St., Elburn. This year’s event will host many family favorites,...

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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  • Maple Park votes to update village website

    by Violet Marquardt MAPLE PARK—The Maple Park Village Board on Tuesday unanimously passed a motion to hire EWorldLinx to update the village’s website at a cost of $955. “Our website is very complex and detailed, which I...

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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  • Christmas in Kaneville Dec. 5-6

    KANEVILLE—The Christmas in Kaneville event will kick off on Friday, Dec. 5, at Hill’s Country Store, 2S133 Harter Road, Kaneville. Tree decorating and lighting will take place at 7 p.m. Attendees are asked to bring a handmade...

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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  • Christmas traditions … or lack thereof

    by Kaitlyn Becker, Kaneland Krier KANELAND—Temperatures dropping means it is time to begin preparing for the holidays. With Christmas just a moment away, people are left to reminisce about childhood traditions, as well as plans to make...

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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    Elburn Pottery at Town and Country Library

    ELBURN—The Elburn Town and Country Public Library recently announced availability regarding its Elburn Pottery fundraiser. The pottery fundraiser was unveiled during last weekend’s Elburn Christmas Stroll. Daily orders are already coming in for the pottery. “(The pottery...

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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  • Holiday in the Grove Saturday, Dec. 6

    SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove’s Holiday in the Grove gala will take place Saturday, Dec. 6, with all the familiar events that the community has enjoyed in years past. A ceremonial tree lighting will commence at 7:45 a.m. at...

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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  • Dec. 4 sports recap

    Boys Sophomore Basketball Westminster Tournament Nov. 25-29 Nov. 25 vs. Luther North—The Knights opened the season with a 54-17 romp of Luther North. Clark Hendricks had nine points, while Jack Marshall had eight. Eleven Knights scored in...

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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  • Bowlers earn key win over fellow Mardi Gras tenant

    KANELAND—It wasn’t a bad way for Kaneland bowling to strike first in the 2014-15 season. In fact, it was ideal. “We did pretty well for the first time out,” said coach Jim McKnight. “We’ll need to add...

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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  • KHS announces All Conference honorees for fall season

    Ninety athletes also earn academic honors KANELAND—Thirty-four Kaneland High School athletes earned All Conference honors—either first team or honorable mention—for the 2014 fall sports season. In addition, 90 Knights were honored for their academic achievement during their...

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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  • Dale Robert Cutshaw

    Dale Robert Cutshaw, 52, of Dixon, Ill., passed away suddenly on Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. He was born on April 7, 1962, in Sycamore to Worley & Cleo Novella (Murray) Cutshaw. He is survived by his siblings,...

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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  • Tom Spalding

    Tom Spalding, 72, of Huntley, Ill., formerly of Elburn, passed away while surrounded by the love and prayers of his family on Nov. 30, 2014, after a long, courageous battle with cancer. He was born Nov. 8,...

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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  • Editorial: Let’s get ready to Jinglepalooza

    Those in attendance last Saturday for the Elburn Christmas Stroll might have noticed that the Elburn and Countryside Community Center was absent from this year’s downtown event. Fans of the Community Center’s Stroll activities in year’s past...

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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  • Letter: Thank you to food drive contributors

    On behalf of the Board of Directors and the volunteer staff of the Elburn and Countryside Food Pantry, we want to sincerely thank the Elburn Fire Department for having a food drive at Elburn Jewel-Osco on Nov....

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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  • Performing Arts Boosters give thanks

    by Denise Blaszynski President, Kaneland Performing Arts Boosters Often overshadowed by turkey, pumpkin pie and watching football, taking time to reflect on why we’re thankful is truly the meaning of Thanksgiving. The moment that Thanksgiving ends, the...

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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  • Letter: Tis the season to spread some holiday cheer and generosity

    The Elburn Lions Club is hosting a Toy Drive to benefit local children this holiday season. All items will be donated to Hope Haven or Safe Passage in DeKalb. Consider purchasing a new toy(s) and donating it...

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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    Yes, we know

    Our website has been struggling lately! It’s not you, it’s us. While we continue to sort it out, here are some PDF versions of our most recent issue: Nov. 27, 2014 Section A Nov. 27, 2014 Section...

    • Posted November 22, 2014
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