All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Letter: Thank you from Bergquist family

    The family of Al Burgquist wishes to thank everyone for all of their expressions of sympathy and prayers.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Joanne E. Gehringer

    Joanne E. Gehringer, 72, of Leland, Ill., formerly of Kaneville, passed away at Kishwaukee Community Hospital, DeKalb, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2009.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Church news: Sept. 17, 2009

    A look through the faith community's upcoming news and events.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Pierson named GROWMARK scholarship winner

    ELBURN—Thirty-eight college students from Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Missouri, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin will be able to continue their education with help from the regional agricultural supply cooperative, GROWMARK.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • KC video gaming task force to hold 2 public hearings

    GENEVA—The Kane County Video Gaming Task Force will conduct public hearings at the Kane County Government Center County Board room, located at 719 S. Batavia Ave., Building A, in Geneva.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Children’s resale offers bargains on children’s clothing, toys and more

    NORTH AURORA—Looking for a way to save money on your children’s clothing this fall? Check out the Tri-Cities Mothers of Twins and Triplets Club fall resale on Sept. 19.

    • Posted September 16, 2009
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  • IDOT accepts top highway safety award

    SPRINGFIELD—The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) received a national award today for its lifesaving teen safety program from the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) during the group's annual meeting in Savannah, Georgia.

    • Posted September 16, 2009
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  • Photo Gallery: Kaneland vs. Rochelle

    Final score: Kaneland 33, Rochelle 12 Photos by Ryan Wells

    • Posted September 15, 2009
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  • Hospital hosts 9th annual Walk for Women’s Wellness

    GENEVA—Delnor Hospital will host the ninth annual Walk for Women’s Wellness on Sunday, Sept. 27, beginning at Gunnar Anderson Park, Geneva.

    • Posted September 15, 2009
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  • Donald E. “Don” Haug

    Donald E. “Don” Haug, age 76, of Maple Park, died tragically following a car accident on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2009.

    • Posted September 14, 2009
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  • Mary Sinen

    Mary Sineni, 94, of Yorkville, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 3, 2009 at Hillside Healthcare Center.

    • Posted September 14, 2009
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  • Livingwell presents “I’m a survivor—now what?”

    GENEVA—LivingWell Cancer Resource Center, a provider of non-medical support at no cost for people living with cancer, will host a presentation entitled “I’m A Survivor—Now What?”

    • Posted September 14, 2009
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  • County: We’ll dig the holes if you plant the trees

    COUNTY—The Forest Preserve District of Kane County seeks volunteers to help plant 400 oak trees on Saturday, Sept. 26, as part of National Public Lands Day (NPLD).

    • Posted September 14, 2009
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  • Hike for Hospice to remember loved ones

    BATAVIA—The third annual Hike for Hospice, a 5K walk along the Fox River to remember, honor and celebrate loved ones, will be held on Saturday, Sept. 26, starting at 9 a.m. at the Peg Bond Center, 151...

    • Posted September 13, 2009
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  • Kane records its fourth bat positive for rabies

    COUNTY—The Kane County Health Department reported that two more bats found in Kane County have tested positive for rabies recently.

    • Posted September 13, 2009
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  • Healing Gardens open Sept. 13

    St. Charles—Healing Gardens, a two-acre expanse of woodland and perennial gardens on Stone Hill Farm off Dean Street in St. Charles, announced its next opening date will be from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 13....

    • Posted September 12, 2009
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  • Kaneland v. Rochelle football preview

    Kaneland (1-1) at Rochelle (2-0) 7:30 p.m. The last tour of the Western Sun Conference begins on Friday night in Rochelle.

    • Posted September 11, 2009
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  • Details offered on Anderson extension, overpass plan

    ELBURN—A public hearing will take place in Elburn on Thursday, Sept. 24, to provide information about the plan for the proposed Anderson Road extension and railway overpass.

    • Posted September 11, 2009
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  • 5th annual fundraiser for two Iraq/Afghanistan veterans

    ELBURN—For the fifth consecutive year, "The Wounded Soldier Fundraiser” will take place to benefit two Iraq/Afghanistan Veterans.

    • Posted September 11, 2009
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  • Blackberry Farm rentals and rides available this fall

    AURORA—Beginning Sept. 11, Blackberry Farm will be available for after-hours rentals from 5 to 7 p.m. on weekends and select weeknights.

    • Posted September 10, 2009
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  • Charges filed from bomb threat investigation

    GENEVA—The Kane County Sheriff’s Department conducted an investigation into the bomb threat that was called into the Kane County Judicial Center on July 31.

    • Posted September 10, 2009
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  • Women’s inter-denominational Bible study

    ST. CHARLES—Bible Study Fellowship International (BSF International) will begin a 32-week study of the Book of John from 9:10 to 11 a.m. on Sept. 16, at Riverside Community Church, 37W130 Crane Road, St. Charles.

    • Posted September 10, 2009
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  • Photo Gallery: Maple Park Fun Fest

    Labor Day weekend 2009 Photos by Martha Quetsch and Susan O'Neill

    • Posted September 10, 2009
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  • Heartland Blood Centers expand donor collection hours

    AURORA—Heartland Blood Centers, a non-profit blood bank, is expanding its efforts to recruit volunteer blood donors.

    • Posted September 10, 2009
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  • Lions seeks crafters, vendors for show

    ELBURN—The Elburn Lions Club seeks crafters, home-based business vendors and flea marketers for its Stones & Bones Festival and Bag Tournament.

    • Posted September 10, 2009
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  • Letter: Elburn Lions Club thanks Elburn Days sponsors

    The Elburn Lions Club would like to thank the following sponsors for their generous donations of services and contributions.

    • Posted September 10, 2009
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  • Letter: My dog—Gretel

    You came and left—you brought so much happiness to all.

    • Posted September 10, 2009
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  • Letter: Another successful Elburn Days—Thanks, Elburn!

    Yet another summer has flown by and ended with a festival that we look forward to all year long.

    • Posted September 10, 2009
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  • Kaneland lunch menu for Sept. 14-18

    For KHS and KMS

    • Posted September 9, 2009
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  • Dorothy Wojtal

    Dorothy M. Wojtal, 82, of Elburn, passed away unexpectedly Monday, Sept. 7, 2009, at Provena St. Joseph Hospital, Elgin, Ill.

    • Posted September 9, 2009
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  • Josephine Stredde

    Josephine Stredde, of Aurora, passed away Sunday, Sept. 6, at Jennings Terrace. She was born Aug. 3, 1914, in Waltonville, Ill., the daughter of the late Alva and Cecelia (Carson) Baldridge.

    • Posted September 9, 2009
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  • Sharon Nier

    Sharon Nier, 61, of Elburn, passed away at her home, surrounded by the love and prayers of her family in the early morning hours of Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2009.

    • Posted September 9, 2009
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