All posts tagged "Ticker"

  • 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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    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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    Let’s talk turkey Balancing family traditions and food safety

    ST. CHARLES—As the holidays approach, special family meals take center stage, and with them come many family traditions of how to prepare and present those meals. However, some customs may contradict today’s food safety recommendations. “Our food...

    • Posted November 16, 2014
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    KHS students honor war history during service trip

    Photo: The group poses in front of an American M-4 Sherman tank in Bastonge, Belgium. Photo submitted by Javier Martinez to SFrazier@elburnherald.com KANELAND—A group of Kaneland High School (KHS) students in June experienced a historical adventure overseas....

    • Posted November 16, 2014
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  • Holiday Spirit needs your help

    KANELAND—Holiday Spirit, a joint program between Kaneland schools and Conley Outreach/West Towns, is in need of organizations, businesses, churches and other groups to adopt local families in need this holiday season. Last year, Holiday Spirit provided assistance...

    • Posted November 15, 2014
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  • Fundraising year winds down for Maple Park Police

    MAPLE PARK—As the Illinois Special Olympics fundraising year comes to a close, the Maple Park Police Department is taking inventory and feeling proud. The Police Department has been fundraising all year, hosting events and raising money for...

    • Posted November 15, 2014
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  • Veterans Day John Stewart Nov 2014-1-8
    Veterans honored at John Stewart Elementary ceremony

    A flag-raising ceremony took place at John Stewart Elementary School Tuesday in honor of Veteran’s Day. Artwork and letters to veterans (right) were displayed in the school’s hallway. John Stewart students (below) wave their American flags during...

    • Posted November 14, 2014
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    Community goes pink for Pat

    Photo: Tina Romas of Sugar Grove on Saturday hosted a Premier Designs fundraising party with all proceeds going to her friend, Pat Hill. Photo by Lynn Logan KANEVILLE—She’s a little embarrassed by the attention, but Pat Hill’s...

    • Posted November 14, 2014
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    Sugar Grove business offers therapeutic massage

    Photo: A Time of Knead is located at 40 Terry Drive, Sugar Grove. Photo by Lynn Logan SUGAR GROVE—A Time of Knead, a professional therapeutic massage business located at 40 Terry Drive in Sugar Grove, opened its...

    • Posted November 14, 2014
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  • Equine Humane Center hosts Farm, Tack Festival

    MAPLE PARK—The Illinois Equine Humane Center in Maple Park last month hosted its annual Farm Festival and Tack Sale. The center is located on the grounds of Promise Equestrian Center. The event featured face and pumpkin painting,...

    • Posted November 14, 2014
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  • Photos: Kaneland Krier takes over the Elburn Herald

    Kaneland Krier staff editors on Tuesday visited the Elburn Herald office to take part in World Teenage News Takeover, a month-long initiative meant to encourage news companies to hand over some editorial and creative control to young...

    • Posted November 14, 2014
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  • Kaneland PTA prepares Winter Wonderland Craft Show

    by Violet Marquardt KANELAND—Kaneland Special Needs PTA will host its Winter Wonderland Craft and Vendor Show on Saturday, Nov. 15, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Harter Middle School, 1601 Esker Drive, Sugar Grove. The Craft...

    • Posted November 14, 2014
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  • Editorial: From the classroom to the newsroom

    by Madeline Mohatt and Shannon Gilkey Kaneland Krier staff As staff members of the Kaneland Krier, the chance to spend a day shadowing the staff of the Elburn Herald was a great way to expand our knowledge...

    • Posted November 13, 2014
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    Camiliere impresses behind center

    Former Knights QB thriving as Elmhurst College senior ELMHURST, Ill.—Down 14-0 at halftime, the Elmhurst Bluejays offense needed to get their team back on track. The quarterback, a senior and second-year starter, capped off drives of 83...

    • Posted November 13, 2014
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    Dunn serves up talent, receives unique honor

    Future Ball St. Cardinal gets Under Armour All-American consideration KANELAND—Despite coming up on the short end of a regional final opportunity in Hampshire late last month, senior Ellie Dunn still had something to celebrate for herself and...

    • Posted November 13, 2014
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  • KHS cross country sectionals Nov 2014-1
    Bower finishes her cross country season at State Meet

    PEORIA, ILL.—Kaneland junior Brianna Bower on Saturday stood on the 100 yard long starting line for the start of the IHSA Girls 2A State Cross Country Championships. Looking out toward the wooded hills at the south end...

    • Posted November 13, 2014
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  • School Board approves assistant softball coach resignations

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 6-1 to accept the resignations of two Kaneland High School assistant softball coaches. Board trustee Tony Valente was the lone “no” vote. He spoke about the two coaches, Kristyn Crawford...

    • Posted November 13, 2014
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    Halloween fundraiser gets a visit from Hughes family

    Photos: Guest of honor and former Sugar Grove library director Beverly Holmes-Hughes (above, left) converses with new Sugar Grove Library Director Shannon Halikias of Naperville, Ill. Photos by Lynn Logan Halloween fundraiser gets a visit from Hughes...

    • Posted November 13, 2014
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    Elburn’s Fire District remains intact

    Photo: Fox River Fire/Rescue Chief Greg Benson (right) speaks to those in attendance at an informational meeting on Oct. 29 at Fox River Station No. 1 in Wasco. The purpose of the meeting was to provide information...

    • Posted November 6, 2014
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