• Folk singer first in library summer series

    ELBURN—The Elburn Town and Country Public Library will host four free concerts on the lawn behind the library on July 15 and 29 and Aug. 5 and 19.

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  • Broadway Bound event benefits Lazarus House

    St. Charles—The public is invited to join the fun with Lazarus House as they enjoy an exhilarating revue of Broadway show tunes performed by local high school and college students at 7 p.m. Friday, July 16, at...

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  • Dyer excels in 4 events

    Nathan Dyer of Virgil competed last week in the Regional Jr. Olympics in Indianapolis.

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  • KHS student Howland wins ITU Junior Triathalon

    Standout junior triathlete Jennifer Howland took top honors Saturday at the USA Triathlon Flatland Junior Elite Cup, and became eligible to represent the United States on Sept. 12 at the 2010 ITU Junior Triathlon World Championship.

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  • KHS summer baseball includes no-hitter by Van Bogaert

    KANELAND—On the surface, Kaneland High School’s summer league baseball squad is moving right along at 16-11, with postseason action in the area ready to heat up.

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  • 11U Elburn Express

    The 11U Elburn Express team won the 11U Wheaton Red, White and Blue Classic Fourth of July Weekend. (

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  • Major action

    It’s a race to the bag for the Blue Thunder’s Jared Hagan as the Purple Crush won the Sugar Grove Majors championship on July 1 at the Sugar Grove Sports Complex, beating the Blue Thunder 15-11.

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  • Cohen graduates high school

    Jacob Cohen of Flemin Island, Fla., graduated from high school June 4.

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  • Emory University announces local graduate

    Jane Li, daughter of Dr. I-Hung Li and Ling Li of Elburn, received a masters degree from the Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University during a May commencement ceremony.

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  • Greenville College announces spring 2010 graduation list

    Caroline Geiger of Elburn was among those who received degrees from Greenville College following the spring 2010 semester.

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  • Local Western Illinois University students earn degrees

    Local graduates include Benjamin Cork of Elburn, and Nathan Fabrizius and Brock Foster, both of Maple Park.

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  • Millikin University announces dean’s list

    Millikin named Rebecca Hof of Elburn to its high dean’s list; and named Michelle Buck and Erika Davidson, both of Elburn, to its dean’s list.

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  • University of Northern Iowa announces graduation, dean’s lists

    The University of Northern Iowa released its list of students who were named to the dean’s list or graduated from the university following the spring 2010 semester.

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  • St. Ambrose University names students to dean’s list

    St. Ambrose University named several local students to its dean’s list for the spring 2010 semester.

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  • Elburn man among honored retirees at AU

    An Elburn resident was among 10 Aurora University faculty and staff members honored by colleagues at a retirement reception at the Aurora Country Club.

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  • Chamber awards scholarships

    A pair of $1,000 scholarships were awarded to Jordan Rettig and Alex Karas, and a $500 scholarship was awarded to Jamela Thompson.

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  • Local students awarded in foreign language contests

    Marmion Academy foreign language students attained national recognition for excellence on the 2010 French, Italian, Latin and Spanish exams.

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  • Webster honored by Marquette University

    Ryan Webster of Elburn was honored with the Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award from Marquette University’s Department of Physics.

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  • Church news for July 15

    A look through this week’s church news.

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  • Letter: Frustrated with Elburn’s fireworks

    I am writing this ... because I am very frustrated regarding the fireworks display this evening (Sunday). As I am sure you are aware, it has been raining (downpouring at times) this evening. My family and I continually...

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