All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Letter: Curtis is committed, compassionate, determined

    I 100-percent support Kathleen Curtis for Village President of Maple Park. I have known Kathleen for the past six years as her neighbor.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: Years of experience are why you should vote for Anderson

    April 7, 2009, will be an important day for the village of Elburn. Voters will have the opportunity to choose a new village president and new village trustees.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: Some endorsements for Anderson raise concerns

    Reading through your letters to the editor and the signed and anonymous comments posted on the recent comments section of your website, I find it amusing, and at the same time a little disconcerting, that most, if...

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: Vote for Heineman as a write-in candidate in SG

    Over the past 10 years I have watched closely as the village of Sugar Grove has grown, and I am very proud of the elected leadership that has overseen that growth.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • New evening story times start at the library; Community center seeks items for ‘Naked Rummage Sale’

    New evening story times start at the library; Community center seeks items for ‘Naked Rummage Sale’

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: Change is needed now

    I would like to thank all residents of Sugar Grove whom I have had the pleasure of meeting during this campaign.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: Experienced leadership needed

    I am writing to give my full support to Dave Anderson for the office of president of the village of Elburn.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: Straight shooters needed on Kaneland School Board

    As a current member of the Kaneland School Board and candidate for re-election, I was taken aback to see another candidate use what appeared to be misleading and false “facts” to get elected.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: Dennis Long has the time, skills for the job

    On April 7, the people of Kaneville township will be voting for a road commissioner.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: In support of Rotter, Anderson, Gualdoni

    Uwe Rotter has come under attack for getting much-needed information out to the public. This is something he would have issued whether or not he was currently running for tax assessor.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: Help the library, help the community

    I was hired by Sugar Grove Public Library trustees to help them provide first-rate library service to a growing community.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Re-elect Sean Michels for Sugar Grove village president

    I am P. Sean Michels and I am proud and honored to be the Village President of Sugar Grove. I ask that you vote for me on Tuesday, April 7, 2009.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: Long has the necessary experience

    I am writing in support of Denny Long for Kaneville Township road commissioner.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: Vote for the future of Elburn

    I would like to take the opportunity to ask all Elburnites to consider their votes carefully in this election.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: Based on experience, Rotter is best choice

    I am writing this letter because I feel very strongly I would be remiss in my duty as Blackberry Township Supervisor if I did not express my support for Uwe Rotter, our township assessor.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: I stand behind my work and reputation

    I wanted to address some issues brought up, relating to the road conditions in Kaneville Township.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: Dirty campaign for Blackberry assessor election

    The previous two issues of the Elburn Herald contained letters that prove that dirty politics aren’t confined to state or national elections.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Nelson John Wendell

    Brad and Kristina Wendell of Geneva would like to announce the birth of their son, Nelson John Wendell, who was born March 3, 2009, at Delnor Community Hospital in Geneva.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Shaw, Durrenberger to wed

    Chari Shaw of DeLand, Fla., would like to announce the engagement of her daughter, Helen Lindsay Shaw, to Daniel Craig Durrenberger, son of Don and Paulette Durrenberger, originally from the Fox Valley area and now residing in...

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Irene Dodd Sachen

    Irene Dodd Sachen, 91, of Jefferson City, Tenn., formerly of Kaneville, passed away at her daughter's home in Jefferson City, Tenn., on Monday, March 23, 2009.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Kristie K. Moore

    Kristie K. Moore, 44 formerly of Big Rock, passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2009, at Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Arlene E. Christian

    Arlene E. (Northrup) Christian, 88, of Grand Island, Neb., formerly of Aurora, passed away on Friday March 27, 2009, after a long battle with Alzheimer's.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Nancy Ayres

    Nancy Ayres, a beloved citizen of Elburn, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 24, 2009, at Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva. She was born Dec. 14, 1921. She was united in marriage to John Ayers, a chiropractor in...

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Edward Carl Anderson

    Edward Carl Anderson, 98, of Tuscon, Ariz., formerly of the Leland, Ill., area, passed away unexpectedly Friday, March 27, 2009, at the Northwoods Care Center, Belvidere, Ill., where he had recently become a resident.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Virgil church offers Lenten fish fries

    Saints Peter and Paul Church, 5N939 Meredith Road, Virgil, will host Lenten fish fries on Fridays through April 3, from 5 to 8 p.m.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Lord of Life Church offers Easter worship services

    Lord of Life church announces the following events in celebration of Easter.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • St. Gall announces Holy Week schedule

    St. Gall Catholic Church in Elburn will observe Palm Sunday and the beginning of Holy Week with the blessing of palms branches at the Saturday, April 4, Mass at 4:30 p.m.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Immanuel Lutheran schedules Holy Week

    Holy Week services at Immanuel Lutheran Church are scheduled from Saturday, April 4, through Easter Sunday, April 12.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Seder, prayer for sick

    A Passover Seder experience will be presented by Chosen People Ministries at Evangelical Fellowship Church (EFC) in Elburn on Thursday, April 2, at 7 p.m. The last supper of Jesus and his disciples will be explained, giving...

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Marengo man dies in 2-car crash near SG

    An Elburn woman involved in a fatal crash March 20 near Sugar Grove was ticketed for improper lane use less than nine minutes earlier on Route 38 and Pouley Road, according to the Kane County Sheriff's Department.

    • Posted March 26, 2009
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  • Alvarez pleads guilty to felony gambling charge

    Michael A. Alvarez pleaded guilty March 17 to running an illegal gambling operation at the former Emma's Pub & Cantina in downtown Elburn and at Miguel's on the Fox in St. Charles.

    • Posted March 26, 2009
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  • Living his dream

    Children's book illustrator Wendell Minor told Kaneland John Shields Elementary School students that he knew he wanted to become an artist by the time he was in fourth grade. Although his art teacher encouraged him, his other...

    • Posted March 26, 2009
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