All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Letter: Thank you to voters

    Thank you to everyone who voted for me for Elburn and Countryside Fire Protection District trustee. I appreciate it very much. Thomas F. Reynolds, Elburn

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • Community Corner: Portrait of a Soldier at Sugar Grove Library

    by Shannon Halikias Library director, Sugar Grove Public Library Memorial Day is a holiday created for honor, a day for remembering the service and dedication of our armed forces currently serving as well as ones that have...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • A touch of class

    Elburn Community Center prepares to host second wine-tasting event ELBURN—The Elburn and Countryside Community Center will host its Class in a Glass wine tasting event on Saturday, May 2, from 1 to 4 p.m. The event will...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • FVCC takes first in auto tech competition

    SUGAR GROVE—High school students from four area schools recently put their automotive repair skills to the test in Waubonsee Community College’s annual Automotive Technology Competition. Participating schools included Oswego High School, Oswego East, Fox Valley Career Center...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • Maple Park High School reunion April 26

    MAPLE PARK—Maple Park High School graduates will gather for an open house on Sunday, April 26, 1 to 4 p.m. at Maple Park Fire Station, 305 S. County Line Road, Maple Park. Guests and former students are...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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    Elburn youth wins State bowling title

    ELBURN—Mabel Cummins, an eighth-grader at Kaneland Harter Middle School, finished in first place in the Illinois State Elementary School Association bowling tournament Saturday at Town and Country Lanes in Joliet, Ill. Mabel‘s 10-game (scratch) total of 2,121...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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    A little extra

    Photo: Senior Anissa Becker warms up between innings during Saturday’s game against Burlington Central. The Knights lost 3-2. Photo by Stephanie Vanik Morrow pitches eight innings in win KANELAND—The visiting Knights softball team defeated the Sycamore Spartans...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • Top test

    Knights prevail against Morris by Doug Oleson KANELAND—It wasn’t a good sign. Normally when the KHS girls soccer team has an away match, it’s pretty quiet on the team bus heading to the game. That wasn’t the...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • Laura Gampfer KHS Boys T&F at Sycamore 4-14-15-1
    Finding their way

    Boys tie for 8th at tough Minooka Invite MINOOKA, Ill.—A tough field at Minooka tested the Knights boys track team, as they finished tied for eighth at the second-annual Minooka Invitational Saturday. Kaneland mustered up two fourth-place...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • April 23 sports recap

    Don’t see your results in the Elburn Herald? Have your coach email them to sports@elburnherald.com or fax them to (630) 365-2251. Sophomore Baseball April 14 vs. Morris—Kaneland used a five-run second inning to help them jump out...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • Freshman Haley Goodine (left) and senior Taylor Eaves take flight in the 100m hurdles April 14 at Sycamore. The pair also had a nice weekend for the Knights, with both scoring points in the hurdle races at the Ottawa and Boylan invitationals. 						          Photo by Laura Gampfer
    Two for two

    Girls track runners-up at Ottawa and Boylan KANELAND—A back-to-back weekend for the Knights ended with a pair of runner-up finishes. Kaneland fell to Huntley by 13 points at Ottawa on Friday, 282 to 269, and lost to...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • Spaghetti dinner at Sugar Grove Community House April 25

    SUGAR GROVE—A spaghetti dinner featuring homemade sauce, salad, garlic bread and desserts will be served on Saturday, April 25, at the Sugar Grove Community House, Main Street, Sugar Grove The dinner is a mission of the Sugar...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • Fred Proctor

    Fred Proctor, 89, of Elburn, passed away Sunday, April 19, 2015, following a short illness, at his home, surrounded by the love and prayers of his family. He was born Jan. 5, 1926, in Mt. Vernon, Ill.,...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • Elburn American Legion raffle winners

    ELBURN—The following won $50 in the Elburn American Legion Post 630 raffle on April 17: Jon-Eric-Ty, Dickinson and Robert Sivert of Elburn; Rob Mickolayck of Aurora; John Floro of Bloomingdale, Ill.; John Schnaitman of Carol Stream, Ill.;...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • Nancy K. Glader

    Nancy K. Glader, 81, of Geneva, formerly of Minnetonka, Minn., and Huntley, Ill., passed away on Thursday, April 16, 2015, at Greenfields in Geneva. She was born March 22, 1934, in Virginia, Minn., the daughter of the...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • David ‘Dave’ Lamb

    David “Dave” Lamb, 59, of Elburn, passed away after a long, courageously-fought battle in the early morning hours of April 12, 2015, surrounded by the love and prayers of his family. He was born Sept. 28, 1955,...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • Lois G. Long

    Lois G. Long, 94, of Elburn, passed away peacefully, surrounded by the love and prayers of her family, on Tuesday, March 24, 2015. She was born Aug. 30, 1920, in Plano, the daughter of Leslie and Bernice...

    • Posted April 16, 2015
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  • Charles ‘Charlie’ J. Myler

    Charles J. Myler, 83, of Aurora, died peacefully at his home, surrounded by his family, on April 6, 2015. He was born on June 20, 1931, in Ottawa, Ill., to John Myler and Mary Hart Myler. After...

    • Posted April 16, 2015
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  • Russell Slade Trainor

    Russell Slade Trainor, 76, of Maple Park, died Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago. He was born Feb. 10, 1939, in Newton, Mass., the son of the late Arthur and Marion Trainor. Russell had...

    • Posted April 16, 2015
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  • Margaret E. (Cantrell) Jeter

    Margaret E. (Cantrell) Jeter, 102, formerly of the Meadows Apartments in Elburn, passed away quietly Easter morning, Sunday, April 5, 2015. She was born Feb. 13, 1913, in Greenfield, Tenn., the daughter of William Richard and Laura...

    • Posted April 16, 2015
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