All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Letter: Tollways need to go

    With the latest corruption coming out of Downers Grove there could not be a more opportune time for Gov. Quinn and our legislators to support legislation that would get rid of Illinois’ biggest embarrassment—the Illinois State Toll...

    • Posted August 27, 2009
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  • Letter: Frustrated with Foster

    I became quite frustrated with Congressman Bill Foster and his staff when I attended his “Neighborhood Office Hours” at the DeKalb Public Library on Aug. 11.

    • Posted August 27, 2009
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  • Wolbers named financial rep. for Country Financial

    Vanessa Wolbers of Kaneville has been named a financial representative for Country Financial.

    • Posted August 27, 2009
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  • Letter: Elburn Auxiliary thanks class of 1950

    The members of the Daniel Simpson American Auxiliary No. 630, Elburn, wish to thank the Elburn High School class of 1950.

    • Posted August 27, 2009
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  • George A. Siebens

    George A. Siebens, 77, of DeKalb. died on Saturday, Aug. 22, at Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva, with his loving wife and all eight of his children at his side.

    • Posted August 26, 2009
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  • Robert Lewis Larsen

    Robert Lewis Larsen, 86, passed away peacefully Aug. 7, 2009, at St. Judes Memorial Center in Fullerton, Calif.

    • Posted August 26, 2009
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  • Arthur Gordon Miller

    Arthur Gordon Miller, 86, of Dunnellon Fla., passed away Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2009. He was born on March 16, 1923, in Janesville, Wis., the son of the late Arthur G. and Maud May (Heath) Miller.

    • Posted August 26, 2009
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  • Patricia L. Sanderson

    Patricia L. Sanderson, 62 of Earlville, Ill., passed away suddenly at Mendota Community Hospital on Sunday, Aug. 23, 2009.

    • Posted August 26, 2009
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  • Marion Nelson

    Marion Nelson, 92, of Maple Park passed away Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2009, in Champaign, Ill., where she was recently receiving care.

    • Posted August 26, 2009
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  • Nancy J. Bower

    Nancy J. Bower of Clinton, Ark., formerly of Batavia, passed away on Aug. 15, 2009. She was born July 25, 1938, to Lee and Margaret Butts.

    • Posted August 26, 2009
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  • Blessing of the beasts, pork chop dinner Aug. 29

    AURORA—Cats, dogs, and other animals will be blessed at a “Blessing of the Beasts” worship service at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, at Fourth Street United Methodist Church, 551 S. Fourth St., Aurora.

    • Posted August 26, 2009
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  • Two Guys and Free Spaghetti

    ST. CHARLES—The event called Two Guys and Free Spaghetti will be held for the fifth time on Sunday, Aug. 30, from 5 to 7 p.m. at St. Charles Episcopal Church, 994 N. 5th Ave. (Route 25), St....

    • Posted August 26, 2009
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  • Joseph Michael Masinick

    Ted and Katy Masinick of Elburn announce the birth of their son, Joseph Michael, on June 30, 2009, at Delnor-Community Hospital.

    • Posted August 26, 2009
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  • Taylor Marie Gualdoni

    David and Rhonda Gualdoni of Elburn announce the birth of their first child, Taylor Marie, on July 29, 2009, at Delnor-Community Hospital.

    • Posted August 26, 2009
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  • Photo Gallery: Elburn Days 2009

    Photos from Aug. 21-23

    • Posted August 25, 2009
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  • Volunteer training begins at hospice

    GENEVA—Fox Valley Volunteer Hospice will hold its fall patient care training, beginning with orientation at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 9, at 200 Whitfield Drive, Geneva.

    • Posted August 24, 2009
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  • Delnor Men’s Foundation to raffle Mercedes SUV

    GENEVA—The Delnor Men’s Foundation’s fourth annual Drive for Cancer Wellness raffle event is revving up as it crosses the halfway point and heads for the finish line.

    • Posted August 23, 2009
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  • Teen ready to rock in American Miss contest

    ELBURN—Ashley Taylor of Elburn wants to act when she grows up, and she already has performed in two school theatrical productions.

    • Posted August 21, 2009
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  • Elburn woman arrested on forgery charges

    The Kane County Sheriff's Department conducted an investigation into an incident where a homeowner had received two counterfeit twenty dollar bills at a garage sale.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • 8/20 Police blotter

    The following reports were obtained from local police departments. The individuals charged with crimes are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Letter: Thanks to AJ from Rosatis

    Recently, my husband and I ordered from Rosatis, which we have done for a number of years.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Letter: Lauzen releases constituent survey results

    In early May, I sent a survey to my constituents, both Democrats and Republicans, to get their final advice before we voted on many issues in June and early July.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Letter: Elburn unfairly criticized

    This is in regards to a Letter to the Editor titled "Please return money lost at Elburn Jewel," that was run on Aug. 6, 2009.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Letter: Calling all youth in the Elburn area

    The Elburn Lions are looking for help with cleanup during Elburn Days.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Fox Valley hoops tryouts

    Fox Valley 7th and 8th grade boys tryouts for the Illinois Atttack Basketball team are scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 25, and Wednesday, Aug. 26, at Excel Gym, 3N800 Peck Road, St. Charles.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Maple Park Baseball league hosts tryouts

    The Maple Park Baseball League will hold tryouts for the 12U Boy’s Travel Team. This team will compete in the Kane County Bronco League during the 2010 season.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Physicals begin for WCC Athletics

    All student-athletes who plan on participating in intercollegiate athletics at Waubonsee Community College during the 2008-09 school year are invited to receive a free physical.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Picnic in the park

    The Fox Valley Jewish Neighbors (FVJN) will feature a family-friendly evening at the upcoming Hot Dogs & Havdalah event, at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, at Wheeler Park, Geneva.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Ice cream and pie social at St. Charles Episcopal

    ST. CHARLES—St. Charles' Episcopal Church, 994 N. 5th. Ave., will host an ice cream and pie social from noon to 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 23.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Lunch menus for Aug. 26-28

    KHS & KMS

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Shumaker named to dean’s list at IWU

    Megan Shumaker, a 2008 graduate of Kaneland High School, has received recognition on the national dean’s list for the spring 2009 semester at Indiana Wesleyan University.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Cain attends summer big band jazz program

    Chuck Cain, a musician from Elburn, spent two weeks this summer studying jazz at Birch Creek Music Performance Center in Door County, Wis.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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