All posts by Elburn Herald

  • 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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  • Kishwaukee College announces Spring 2009 graduates

    Kishwaukee College recently announced the graduates for Spring 2009 semester.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Snyder graduates U.S. Coast Guard recruit training

    Coast Guard Seaman Eric Snyder, son of Pam and Kelly Snyder of Elburn, recently graduated from the U.S. Coast Guard Recruit Training Center in Cape May, N.J.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Zankowski named to Lewis University deans’ list

    Brian Zankowski of Elburn was among those honored on the Lewis University deans' list for spring semester 2009.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • McFadden named to dean’s list at Washington University

    Kaitlin McFadden of Elburn was named to the dean's list for the spring 2009 semester at Washington University in St. Louis. McFadden is a graduate of St. Charles North High School, and is enrolled in the university's...

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Local residents earn degrees from Western Governors University

    The following local students have received degrees from Western Governors University. The online university awarded nearly 900 degrees at its semi-annual commencement ceremonies held in Salt Lake City on July 11.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • EIU names locals to spring dean’s list, graduates

    Eastern Illinois University’s spring 2009 dean’s list included two Elburn residents, Michael Picinch and Megan Welker.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Two Elburn residents graduate SIUC

    Southern Illinois University Carbondale recognized 3,322 degree candidates during spring commencement ceremonies held on campus May 7-10.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Millikin announces dean’s list

    Millikin University recently announced students named to the dean's list for the spring 2009 semester.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Nicholas Alexander Gura

    Nicholas Alexander Gura, 5, of Montgomery, fought for years the leukemia that was afflicting his body.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Joanne J. Doll

    Joanne J. Doll, 68, of Lily Lake, passed away suddenly Sunday, Aug. 16, 2009, at Delnor Hospital, Geneva, following complications from viral pneumonia.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • David Warner Christenson

    David Warner Christenson, 61, passed from this life to the next in the early morning hours of Aug.12, 2009, at his home surrounded by the love of his family.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Joshua “ Josh” Ancil Benge

    Joshua “ Josh” Ancil Benge, 35, of West Chicago, Ill., formerly of Elburn, died unexpectedly at his home on Friday, Aug. 14, 2009.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Richard “Skip” Murray

    Richard “Skip” Murray, 59, of Kaneville, formerly of Grand Rapids, Mich., passed away unexpectedly at his home Friday night, Aug. 14, 2009.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Kelsey M. Barsic

    Kelsey Marie Barsic, 17, of Elburn, died tragically following a car accident early Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2009.

    • Posted August 19, 2009
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  • Elburn Days 2009

    2009 schedule of events Aug. 21-23

    • Posted August 19, 2009
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  • Elburn Days briefs

    50/50 raffle; Parade; Camaro raffle

    • Posted August 19, 2009
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  • Have a cold one

    The Elburn Lions Club will again host a beer garden, which is adjacent to the Main Stage.

    • Posted August 19, 2009
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  • All sorts of sales

    Elburn Days wouldn’t be Elburn Days if it wasn’t for the sales throughout town.

    • Posted August 19, 2009
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  • From the Elburn Days Chairman

    This year's Elburn Days Festival will be held on Friday through Sunday, August 21-23 at Elburn Lions Park.

    • Posted August 19, 2009
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  • Keeping the elderly safe during summer heat waves

    When temperatures and humidity rise, Illinois nursing homes go on alert. Seniors are particularly susceptible to serious health complications from hot weather, including heat exhaustion, heatstroke, sunburns and dehydration.

    • Posted August 18, 2009
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  • IDOT launches new construction website

    STATE—Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) Secretary Gary Hannig announced recently IDOT's new innovative website, The Construction Zone Dashboard.

    • Posted August 18, 2009
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  • $10.7 million collected from Voluntary Disclosure Program

    STATE—The Department of Revenue has collected more than $4 million from mailings sent to 591 Illinois businesses as part of its ongoing effort to educate taxpayers and enforce existing tax laws.

    • Posted August 18, 2009
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  • Waubonsee to offer U of I Agriculture classes

    SUGAR GROVE—Local students can now take agriculture classes offered by the University of Illinois’ College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences (ACES) at Waubonsee Community College’s tuition rate, thanks to a new partnership called the ACES ACCESS...

    • Posted August 18, 2009
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  • Edward Jones branch office school supplies donation campaign

    SUGAR GROVE—Local residents may help those less fortunate in the community by bringing school supplies to the Edward Jones branch office during regular business hours through Monday, Aug. 24.

    • Posted August 17, 2009
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  • Koos joins Teach for America

    ELBURN—A native of Elburn has joined Teach For America, the national corps of top recent college graduates who commit to teach for two years in urban and rural public schools and become lifelong advocates for educational equity....

    • Posted August 17, 2009
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  • 2009 Solheim Cup schedule

    Aug. 17-23—Rich Harvest Farms, Sugar Grove

    • Posted August 16, 2009
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  • KC Sheriff’s Dept. makes traffic plan for Solheim available on website

    SUGAR GROVE—In preparation for the Solheim Cup golf event, August 17-23, the Kane County Sheriff's Department has made the normal traffic plan available on www.kanesheriff.com.

    • Posted August 16, 2009
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  • Support after infant loss

    Footprints, a bereavement program for parents and adult family members who are coping with a miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy, stillbirth or newborn death, will be presented by Fox Valley Volunteer Hospice (FVVH).

    • Posted August 15, 2009
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  • LivingWell offers cancer survivor discussion

    Geneva—LivingWell Cancer Resource Center, a provider of non-medical support at no cost for people living with cancer, will host a presentation on Life after Cancer: A Survivor Panel Discussion.

    • Posted August 15, 2009
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