All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Feb. 12 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. ELBURN • Someone struck the bumper of a vehicle parked on Route...

    • Posted February 12, 2015
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  • Feb. 12 sports recap

    Don’t see your results in the Elburn Herald? Have your coach fax them to (630) 365-2251 or email them to sports@elburnherald.com. Girls Soph Basketball Feb. 3 @ DeKalb—The Knights beat DeKalb 33-27 to win their seventh-straight game....

    • Posted February 12, 2015
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  • Cougars to host auditions for Ozzie T. Cougar Feb. 21

    GENEVA—The Kane County Cougars will host open auditions for the role of Ozzie T. Cougar on Saturday, Feb. 21. Interested applicants are requested to bring a resume and must arrive at Fifth Third Bank Ballpark promptly at...

    • Posted February 12, 2015
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  • Campton United SC launches new recreation soccer league

    ST. CHARLES—Campton United Soccer Club (CUSC) announced the launch of its new “Grass Roots Soccer League,” an instructional soccer program for beginning/recreational soccer players ages 5-7. The Grassroots Soccer League’s mission is to develop each player’s soccer...

    • Posted February 12, 2015
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    Kaneland pom clinic Feb. 27

    KANELAND—The Kaneland Pom Squad will host its annual elementary school clinic Friday, Feb. 27, starting at 4 p.m. The clinic will run from 4 to 7 p.m. The evening will conclude with a performance at approximately 7:15...

    • Posted February 12, 2015
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  • EricJahr
    Eric Jason Jahr

    Eric Jason Jahr, 46, of Sugar Grove, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2015, at Presence Mercy Medical Center in Aurora. He was born Nov. 17, 1968, to Arlyn Jahr and Susan Jahr. Eric was a devoted...

    • Posted February 12, 2015
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  • John E. Corrigan

    John E. Corrigan, 73, passed away Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, at Rosewood Care Center in St. Charles. John was formerly of Elburn and most recently of Horn Lake, Miss. John was born Feb. 8, 1941 in Aurora,...

    • Posted February 12, 2015
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  • Editorial: Meet the candidates this spring

    With several local electoral races currently kicking into high gear, now is the time to get familiar with the candidates seeking your vote on the April 7 Consolidated Election ballot. And the local community will have a...

    • Posted February 12, 2015
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  • Community Corner: ‘News of the new’ at Sugar Grove Library

    by Shannon Halikias Library director, Sugar Grove Public Library We are off with a bustle in 2015, finding ways to maximize our services for the convenience of our patrons at the library. As such, we would like...

    • Posted February 12, 2015
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  • Letter: Thank you to Kaneville paramedics, Big Rock ambulance

    Thank you to the Kaneville paramedics and Big Rock ambulance crew for the great care in transporting me to the hospital on Sunday, Jan. 25. It was very appreciated. Don Sabanish Maple Park

    • Posted February 12, 2015
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  • Local students named to Aurora University dean’s list

    AURORA—The following local students were named to the Aurora University dean’s list for the fall 2014 semester: Luis Apolinar, Natalie Dietrich, Kelly Hess, Alexandra Hultine, Robert Locke, Alexa Parrenas, Kelsey Scott, Bryan Soderstrom, Maureen Tully, Thomas Van...

    • Posted February 7, 2015
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  • Meuer named to Hartwick College dean’s list

    ONEONTA, N.Y.—Katie Meuer of Elburn was recently named to the Hartwick College dean’s list for the fall 2014 semester. Meuer is the daughter of Michael and Krista Meuer of Elburn. She is majoring in biochemistry and anthropology...

    • Posted February 7, 2015
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  • Schaefer named to Ashland University dean’s list

    ASHLAND, OHIO—Marina Schaefer of Sugar Grove was recently named to the Ashland University’s dean’s list for the fall 2014 semester. Schaefer, a 2014 Kaneland High School graduate, is majoring in fashion merchandise. She is the daughter of...

    • Posted February 7, 2015
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  • Kaneland Day and Knight of Basketball Feb. 14

    KANELAND—The second-annual Day and Knight of Basketball, featuring six premier varsity and sophomore boys basketball programs—Kaneland, St. Charles North, Hillcrest, Larkin, North Chicago and Champaign Centennial—will take place from noon to 9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14. In...

    • Posted February 6, 2015
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  • Feb. 5 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. ELBURN • Nicole M. Ruelas, 33, of the 300 block of North...

    • Posted February 6, 2015
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  • Paez selected president FBI Northern Illinois board

    SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College Campus Police Chief J.C. Paez was recently selected to serve as president of the executive board of the Northern Illinois Division Chapter of the Federal Bureau of Investigation National Academy Associates Inc. The...

    • Posted February 6, 2015
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  • Big Rock electric solicitations unassociated with county aggregation

    BIG ROCK TWP.—Residents in Big Rock Township have recently experienced door-to-door solicitations from energy companies, leading to questions as to whether or not one of these companies is the provider that was contracted by Kane County for...

    • Posted February 6, 2015
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  • baum_glen
    Youth instructor arrested, charged with sexual assault

    MAPLE PARK—A contracted service provider with Fox Valley Career Center on Wednesday was arrested by Kane County Sheriff’s deputies and Oswego Police Department officers and charged with multiple counts of criminal sexual assault. Glen C. Baum, 42,...

    • Posted February 5, 2015
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  • Blackberry Creek off of Scott Road in Sugar Grove. Lynn Logan photo
    Photos: Blasting through the blizzard

    Herald photographers Lynn Logan and Laura Gampfer captured images from this past weekend’s snowstorm.

    • Posted February 5, 2015
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  • Crimmins
    Feb. 5 Knight of the Week

     Bailey Crimmins The junior scored nine of the team’s 11 fourth-quarter points to help propel the Knights girls basketball team over the visiting Morris Redskins. Crimmins finished with 15 points and seven rebounds, and was five-for-six from...

    • Posted February 5, 2015
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