All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Letter: Violence is avoidable

    The recent rash of horrible homicides and homicide/suicide incidents nationally has made all of us aware of just how important mental health and the services supporting mental health are in these chaotic times.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Letter: Thank you for your encouragement, vote

    Now that the election results are in, and the campaign signs are put away, I would like to take the time to say thank you to those who encouraged me to run for the position of Sugar...

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Letter: Thank you for your vote of confidence

    I would like to thank the voters for their vote of confidence on April 7, when I was re-elected village president. I am excited about the future of Sugar Grove and look forward to serving as village...

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Letter: Thank you for supporting our pancake breakfast

    The Maple Park and Countryside Fire Protection District members would like to say thank you to all of the businesses that sponsored our pancake breakfast and to everyone that attended.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Letter: Thank you for your support

    Thank you to the voters who voted for me in the April 7 election. I appreciate your confidence and support. I will strive to do the best for the village of Elburn. Also, thank you to my...

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • THIS WEEK IN SPORTS 4/16-4/23

    A look at this week’s KHS sports schedule

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Kaneland musical instrument donation drive

    The Kaneland Musical Instrument Donation Drive will be from April 19 to May 1. Drop-off locations are at Kaneland Elementary Schools between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Waubonsee to host campus tours

    Individuals interested in enrolling at Waubonsee Community College are invited to attend an "Experience Waubonsee" session to tour the campus, meet faculty and staff, and get a taste of college life.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Youth Football Cheerleading

    The next registration date for Kaneland Youth Football and Cheerleading will be on Saturday, April 18 at Kaneland High School Cafeteria from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Kaneville Lunch Bunch

    The Kaneville Lunch Bunch will meet Tuesday, April 21, at noon in the village room of the community center. The menu includes lasagna, salad, rolls, beverage and dessert for $5. All area persons are welcome. Call Food...

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • KHS offers talent show

    Kaneland High School will stage its eighth annual talent show Friday, May 1, at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium. There will be student singers, dancers, bands and much more. Admission is $5 each.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Rainforest comes to town

    The Kaneland John Shields School in Sugar Grove will be transformed into a tropical rain forest on Thursday, April 23.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Kaneland invites chorus members of past, present

    Past members of the KHS chorus are invited to perform with the current chorus at the conclusion of the Kaneland 50th Anniversary Convocation in the high school auditorium on Saturday, April 18, at 7 p.m.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Lions host Bingo night

    The Elburn Lions Club hosts a Bingo night every Friday night at the clubhouse. The doors open at 6 p.m. Early Bird Bingo starts at 6:30 p.m., with regular games beginning at 7 p.m. Thirteen regular games...

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Kaneville Fest planners seek input April 22

    Organizers for an upcoming community festival called Kaneville Fest will host a planning meeting on Wednesday, April 22, at 7 p.m. in the village room of the Dave Werdin Community Center. All interested community members are encouraged...

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Kaneland High School hosts 50th celebration

    The Kaneland community and alumni will host the Kaneland High School 50th Celebration Convocation and Post-performance Gathering on Saturday, April 18, at 7 p.m. in the Kaneland High School auditorium. The post-performance gathering is at Lion's Park...

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Legions hosts fish, smelt fry

    The Sugar Grove American Legion will host its annual community fish and smelt fries.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Town and Country Public Library events

    National Library Week Celebration set for April 13 -19; Plant fundraiser

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Elburn village notes

    Library may continue using garage for storage; Village stores comply with tobacco sales law

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Community garage sales approach

    The Maple Park annual garage sales are coming up on Friday and Saturday, May 15 and 16, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. If you are interested in having a garage sale and live in town, please...

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • John Stewart PTN sponsors spring, summer clothing, toy sale

    Kaneland John Stewart's Parent Teacher Network will sponsor a Spring and Summer Clothing and Toy Sale scheduled for Friday, April 16, from 7 to 9 p.m., and Saturday, April 17, from 8 a.m. to noon.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Author pays visit to KMS

    Kaneland Middle School Library announced that Eric Berlin, author of "The Puzzling World of Winston Breen," will visit KMS on Thursday, April 16.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Memorial Day Committee seeks public’s help

    The Kaneville Memorial Day Committee would like to know of any Kaneville veterans that have passed away in the past year (not necessarily buried in Kaneville) or anyone from Kaneville that is currently serving in the military....

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Sugar Grove Historical Society hosts annual clean-up night

    As the group starts its 26th year, the Sugar Grove Historical Society will do its annual "Clean Up Night" Monday, April 20, at 7 p.m. at the Bliss House. Weed the garden, wash windows inside and out,...

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Certifiably special

    Catherine and Brad Gorenz completed certifications with their golden retrievers, Cas and Macey, at the Elburn & Countryside Community Center.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Kemph earns honor at College of Court Reporting

    The College of Court Reporting currently maintains more than 200 online students. Susan Kemph, one of the college’s online students from Elburn, received highest honors (4.0 GPA) for the fall 2008 semester.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Resident named Wisconsin Road Team member

    Gary Konen of Sugar Grove has been named to 2009 Wisconsin’s Road Team.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Boor joins honor society at University of Illinois

    Steven Boor, a 2008 graduate of Kaneland High School and currently an engineering student at the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, was invited to join Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society at the university.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • WCC students participate in government simulation

    Recently, Waubonsee Community College student Lindsay Facer of Sugar Grove experienced what it is like to run the state’s government in the 31st annual Model Illinois Government (MIG) Simulation in Springfield.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Dee Barney

    Dee Barney, 49, of Sugar Grove, passed away Thursday, April 9, 2009, at Hillside Rehabilitation Center in Yorkville, Ill., after a long and courageous battle with multiple sclerosis.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Donald L. Adkins

    For more information please call (630) 466-1330 or visit our website to leave a condolence at www.healychapel.com.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Kaneland Fine Arts Festival set for April 19

    When the Kaneland Community Fine Arts Festival opens its doors on Sunday, April 19, at Kaneland High School, visitors will be invited to look, touch, hear, see, smell, taste and participate fully in an amazing choice of...

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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