• Church news for June 17

    A look through this week’s church news.

    • Posted June 16, 2010
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  • William J. Berens

    William. J. Berens, 84, of Sycamore, passed away at Bethany Rehab Center on Monday, June 7, 2010.

    • Posted June 16, 2010
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  • Fortier, Snyder wed

    Joseph and Barbara Fortier of Rockford, Mich., announce the marriage of their daughter, Jackelyn M. Fortier, to Kevin J. Snyder, son of Kelly and Pamela Snyder of Elburn.

    • Posted June 16, 2010
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  • Lettow, Moneypenny to wed

    Al and Vicki Lettow of Sugar Grove announce the engagement of their daughter, Stacy Lettow, to Zach Moneypenny, son of Jack and Sue Moneypenny of Sturgeon Bay, Wis.

    • Posted June 16, 2010
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  • Morrison resigns from village administration

    ELBURN—David Morrison, a longtime top administrator for the village of Elburn, has resigned.

    • Posted June 16, 2010
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  • Lucinda Muirhead Corron

    Lucinda Muirhead Corron, 101, of Campton Township, died June 12 at her home. She had been a resident of Campton Township for 64 years

    • Posted June 15, 2010
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  • Tickets go on sale June 15 for ‘The Music Man’

    Kaneland—While the Kaneland Community Fine Arts Festival enjoyed its 11th year of bringing the Fine Arts to the Kaneland Community, it is wrapping up its first year of a new endeavor called the Festival Performance Series.

    • Posted June 15, 2010
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  • Festival fun at Swedish Days

    Geneva—A must stop for affordable and local summer fun is Geneva's 61st Annual Swedish Days—A Midsommar Festival.

    • Posted June 15, 2010
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  • Photo Gallery: Paws All Day in Elburn 2010

    Christopher Andrus, 1, of DeKalb makes a friend in a rescue greyhound from Midwest Greyhound Rescue.

    • Posted June 14, 2010
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  • Summer reading can reap rewards

    ELBURN—Reading has many benefits, from enjoyment to education, but the Town & Country Public Library is offering even more rewards for participants in Scare Up A Good Book.

    • Posted June 14, 2010
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  • Resident will launch teen reading, writing groups

    UGAR GROVE—Kaelynn Wilson-Bennett of Sugar Grove always has loved reading and writing, and in college founded a literary magazine. Now she wants to provide a place where other young writers can compose and share their works, and...

    • Posted June 13, 2010
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  • Drainage project requires soil boring

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on June 1 voted unanimously to approve a contract with Testing Service Corporation, allowing the company to begin boring soil in the Mallard Point subdivision.

    • Posted June 13, 2010
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  • John Deere store honors 30-year employee

    ELBURN—Over a piece of Steve Bagg’s anniversary cake, decorated with trees, farmland, and of course, miniature tractors, the 30-year John Deere employee recounted how he, as a kid, was very interested in football and baseball, until he...

    • Posted June 12, 2010
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  • Watson among HOF inductees at WCC

    SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College inducted five former Chiefs into its Athletic Hall of Fame during the college’s annual Athletic Banquet on May 11.

    • Posted June 12, 2010
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  • First birds in Illinois test positive for West Nile virus

    SPRINGFIELD—Dr. Damon T. Arnold, state public health director, announced on Saturday that the first birds testing positive for West Nile virus in Illinois this year were found in Carroll County and St. Clair County.

    • Posted June 12, 2010
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  • Expert advice for the beginning gardener

    Illinois has the perfect climate for not only flower gardens, but for vegetable gardens too. This is because the area gets enough precipitation throughout the year to moisten the soil, which is perfect for the growth...

    • Posted June 12, 2010
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  • State’s financial crisis affects municipalities

    ELBURN—Village President Dave Anderson said Monday he is concerned about the state's delay in income-tax disbursements to municipalities when the village already faces budget challenges.

    • Posted June 11, 2010
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  • Commisioner to decide penalty

    ELBURN—Village Liquor Commissioner Dave Anderson said he is not sure if the village will penalize three Elburn businesses that violated the village liquor code by selling alcohol to minors on May 20.

    • Posted June 11, 2010
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  • Elburn residents indicted for dumping in Fox River

    Chicago—Attorney General Lisa Madigan announced criminal charges this week in connection with the chemical dumping that resulted in a fish kill in a creek that leads to the Fox River in May.

    • Posted June 11, 2010
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  • Charles McCormick, Kaneland superintendent, retires

    It was 1997, just before 9 a.m. on a Tuesday morning—an ordinary day in the Kaneland district office.

    • Posted June 11, 2010
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