All posts tagged "Ticker"

  • Kaneland Superintendent Dec 2014-3
    Kaneland welcomes new superintendent

    KANELAND—The search for a new Kaneland superintendent of schools is over. School Board President Cheryl Krauspe announced on Monday that Dr. Todd Leden will be Kaneland’s next superintendent. Leden, 47, of Geneva, is currently the associate superintendent...

    • Posted December 19, 2014
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    TV program to feature Olsen case

    MAPLE PARK—The case of Bradley Olsen, a Maple Park man missing since 2007, will be featured on “Crime Stoppers Case Files” at 11 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20, on WPWR my50 Chicago. Olsen’s family has not given up...

    • Posted December 19, 2014
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    Kaneland students attend Writing Night event

    Photo: Alex Fry, 11, of Sugar Grove, meets author Cynthea Liu. Photos by Lynn Logan GENEVA—More than 100 Kaneland elementary school students attended the School District’s annual K-5 Writing Night on Monday at the Barnes & Nobel...

    • Posted December 19, 2014
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  • Sugar Grove approves water main work

    by Violet Marquardt SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday unanimously authorized an engineering services agreement with EEI for water main replacement at Fays Lane and Sugar Lane. The water main on Fays Lane has broken...

    • Posted December 19, 2014
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    Photos: Majestic Madrigal affair

    The 37th annual Madrigal Christmas Feaste was held Dec. 12-14 in the Kaneland High School cafeteria. More photos soon!

    • Posted December 19, 2014
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  • 12-31-2008
    Did UC them?

    Knights established unique history on Chicago’s NBA floor KANELAND—Getting a chance to play on New Year’s Eve would be a special opportunity for any high school basketball squad. On Dec. 31, 2008, the Kaneland High School basketball...

    • Posted December 18, 2014
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  • KHS girls bball v. DeKalb Dec 2014-4
    Pushing back the Barbs

    Photo: Freshman Jennifer Weber dives for a loose ball during Friday’s 58-45 win over DeKalb. Weber had 10 points for the Knights. Photo by Laura Gampfer KANELAND—What a way to stop a mini-skid. Only one matchup came...

    • Posted December 18, 2014
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    Knights face big tests

    Photo: Junior Austin Parks looks for an opportunity to take down Yorkville’s Derek Cajina Dec. 11. Parks won 14-1. Photo by Mary Paulson Back-to-back days against larger opponents see KHS go 1-2 KANELAND—A week that saw the...

    • Posted December 18, 2014
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    Spartans pick their spots

    Photo: Junior guard Dylan Vaca made two three-pointers Saturday against Sycamore. Photo by Mary Paulson KANELAND—Knights boys hoops would have loved to take it to the host Sycamore Spartans in the second Northern Illinois Big XII matchup...

    • Posted December 18, 2014
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    Elburn Community Center kicks off Jinglepalooza

    Photo: Jake and Sara Lynch (left) of Elburn, take their two daughters, Sophie, 4, and Stella, 2, on the Polar Express Elf Train. The train ride pulled guests through a maze of holiday cutouts and inflatables around...

    • Posted December 12, 2014
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  • Give Back To Pat party-9720
    Hill cancer benefit tops $50,000

    At Saturday’s ‘Give Back to Pat’ event at Fisherman’s Inn, the Kanville Community Child Center students made Pat Hill (above, right) a quilt, which was presented by Kathy Kovach. Photos submitted by Laurie Hannula to kbeebe@elburnherald.com ELBURN—”Spectacular,”...

    • Posted December 12, 2014
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    Local community celebrates Holiday in the Grove

    by Violet Marquardt SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove on Saturday held its annual ‘Holiday in the Grove’ event at numerous locations throughout the village. With an estimated 700-800 people in attendance, everyone found a favorite activity, whether it was...

    • Posted December 12, 2014
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    Christmas spirit arrives in Kaneville

    T.J. Reavley, 3, and his mom, Laura of Maple Park, work on a Christmas wreath made of buttons during make-and-take craft sessions at the Kaneville Public Library during Christmas in Kaneville on Dec. 6. Photo by Debbie...

    • Posted December 12, 2014
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  • __KHS girls basketball v. Sycamore Dec 2014-6
    Girls basketball solved by two NIB12 rivals

    Photo: Junior Bailey Crimmins (right) had four rebounds and four points against Sycamore. Photo by Laura Gampfer KANELAND—An excellent start by Kaneland girls basketball provides enough of a cushion to soften the blow of a two-game losing...

    • Posted December 12, 2014
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  • Knights dealt more early-season blows

    Boys hoops 1-5 after Morris, Rock Island setbacks KANELAND—It’s not the start the Knights boys basketball team was hoping for, but with the season still in the beginning stages, there is time for adjustments to be made....

    • Posted December 12, 2014
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    Bowlers vanquish Lisle in 3-headed week

    PHOTO: Senior Amber Spaetzel rolled a personal-best 141 game on Tuesday en route to a 324 series at Yorkville. Photo by Ben Draper KANELAND—Kaneland’s 2014-15 version of bowling is performing in a way they can get used...

    • Posted December 12, 2014
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  • Editorial: Community helped make Jinglepalooza a success

    We want to thank the community for their attendance and support of the Elburn and Countryside Community Center’s first annual Jinglepalooza event, held Friday evening. The Elburn Herald has hosted its annual Candyland event—in which we create...

    • Posted December 12, 2014
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  • The spirit of giving at the library

    by Shannon Halikias Library director, Sugar Grove Public Library The spirit of giving is alive and well at the Sugar Grove Library in actions and deeds. This month we are collecting non-perishable items for Between Friends Food...

    • Posted December 12, 2014
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  • Elburn Christmas Stroll Nov 2014-6
    Elburn Stroll celebrates 20 years with a few changes

    Photo: Lucia Ariola, 10, Sophia Lisberg, 9, and Audrey Salamon, 10, wear their Rudolph balloon hats created by Magic Matt the Magician at the Town and Country Public Library during Saturday’s Elburn Chamber of Commerce Christmas Stroll....

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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  • WinterSnow
    Tips to prepare now for severe winter weather ahead

    CHICAGO—Cold temperatures, heavy snow, and treacherous ice storms are all risks of the impending winter season. “Severe winter weather can be dangerous and even life-threatening for people who don’t take the proper precautions,” said FEMA Region V...

    • Posted November 17, 2014
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