All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Matthew I. Peters

    Matthew I. Peters, 73, of Midlothian, Ill., passed away March 1, 2009.

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Elburn resident named to Boston University Dean’s List

    Kristin L. Sivak, a resident of Elburn, has recently been named to the Dean's List at Boston University for the fall semester.

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Welker named to Dean’s List at EIU

    Megan Welker of Elburn has achieved the Dean's List at Eastern Illinois University for the fall semester of 2008. Her semester grade point average was 4.00. Her major is in the College of Education and Professional...

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Local resident named to MSOE Dean’s List

    Daniel A. Neumann of Sugar Grove has been named to the Milwaukee School of Engineering’s winter quarter Dean’s List.

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Sugar Grove UMC to set controlled burn

    The Sugar Grove United Methodist Church will organize a controlled burn of its three-acre prairie planted at the Harter Road campus, three quarters of a mile west of Route 47 and Waubonsee Community College.

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Faith Assembly invites bands to enter contest

    IMPACT Youth Ministry of Faith Assembly Church in Elburn presents its first annual Battle of the Bands.

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Virgil church offers Lenten fish fries

    Virgil church offers Lenten fish fries

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Kaneland High School honor roll

    Honor roll from semester one, 2008-2009.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Letter: Trying to save teachers’ jobs

    This is driving me crazy! With our economy tanked, we need to preserve jobs. I am still trying to save teachers jobs at Kaneland School District 302.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Kids collect weight in food for area food pantry

    The kids at the Kaneville United Methodist Church have been challenged by Sunday school superintendent Carol Alfrey to collect their weight in food and other nonperishables this Lenten Season for the Kaneland Area Food Pantry in Elburn.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Letter: Planning, preparation keys to successful village

    Planning and preparation are the keys to careful management of the continued pressures of growth on Elburn. In the late-90s, Elburn was still a sleepy little farm town, but ever since the millennium, the westward expansion of...

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Kaneland Trivia Night, auction fundraiser

    The Kaneland Trivia Night and Auction Fundraiser is Saturday, March 21, from 6 to 11 p.m., at Elburn Lion’s Club.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Craft show benefit

    “A Breath of Spring Arts and Crafts Faire” will be held Saturday, March 21, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Sugar Grove Community House.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Knights Wrestling club a late-season force

    Twenty-two wrestlers represented the Knights Wrestling Club at the IKWF Sectional wrestling tournament in Rochelle on Saturday, coming away with eight place winners and advancing three to this weekend's state tournament in Rockford.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Wildlife center hosts baby shower

    The Fox Valley Wildlife Center is holding a baby shower to prepare for the orphaned birds and mammals that will be coming into their care this year.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • WCC women’s hoops earns Skyway honors

    Waubonsee Community College's women's basketball team had three players recognized recently by the Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference (ISCC).

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Conley Outreach offers Grief Support in March

    Mourning After, a free self-help group for young widows and widowers (including all with children still living at home), will meet on Thursday March 19, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in Room 10 of the Elburn and...

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Historical society celebrates 25 years

    Join the celebration at the Bliss House, 259 Main St., Sugar Grove, as members celebrate 25 years on Monday, March 16, at 7 p.m. After a historical overview, Lt. Dwight Randall of the Kane County Sheriff’s Department...

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Maple sugaring event held March 15

    Come celebrate one of the sweetest signs of spring—maple sugaring—with the Forest Preserve District of Kane County.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Giant-slayers

    The Kaneland Cagers 5th Grade Black team wrapped up its season by sweeping five games in the Grayslake Feeder Basketball Tournament held Feb. 27 through March 1 enroute to becoming tournament champions.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Real estate firm sponsors food drive

    RE/MAX All Pro in Sugar Grove is sponsoring a food drive to benefit the Kaneland Food Pantry, in response to community need.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Cemetery seeks input

    Blackberry Township Cemetary is seeking community input regarding how to celebrate the cemetery 150th anniversary.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Nominations sought for Waubonsee awards

    Nominations are now being sought for Waubonsee Community College’s 2009 Distinguished Contributor and Distinguished Alumnus awards.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Homemakers group gathers March 12

    The March meeting of the Country Cousins Unit of the Kane County Association for Home and Community Education will be held on Thursday, March 12, at the Elburn Town and Country Library.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Wasco Diamonds open 15th season

    The Wasco Diamonds fast pitch girls travel softball, founded 15 years ago by Joe Garbarski, is set to open the 2009 season.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Lunch Bunch gathers March 17

    The annual St. Pat’s meal will be served at Kaneville’s Lunch Bunch, Tuesday, March 17. Corned beef and cabbage, boiled potatoes, Irish bread, dessert and beverages are on the menu.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Field of Dreams hosts Bunco tournament

    Field of Dreams Horse Rescue & Adoption, a local nonprofit, all-volunteer horse rescue barn in Elburn, is hosting a Bunco Tournament on Friday, March 20, from 7 to 10 p.m. at Campton Township Community Center.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Kaneland W.I.N.S. meets March 17

    Kaneland W.I.N.S. (Women-Insight-Networking-Service) will meet on Tuesday, March 17, at the Mill Creek Golf Club, 39W525 Herrington Drive, in Geneva. Networking begins at 11:30 a.m., with lunch and a presentation to follow, ending at 1 p.m.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Fox Valley Park District Job Fair set for March 14

    The Fox Valley Park District will hold its annual job fair from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 14, at the Prisco Community Center (150 W. Illinois Ave.) in Aurora.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • St. Gall prepares for annual St. Patrick’s Day Dinner

    Sunday, March 15, will mark the 126th anniversary of the St. Patrick's celebration at St. Gall Parish in Elburn.

    • Posted March 11, 2009
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  • Couples’ ministry series

    “Love and Respect,” a two-week couples ministry series at Kaneville United Methodist Church, will be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m. on Sundays, March 15 and 22, at 46W764 Main St., Kaneville.

    • Posted March 11, 2009
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  • Maple Park hosts organ concert

    The public is invited to an organ concert held by St. Mary of the Assumption Church on Saturday, March 21, at 5:30 p.m., following the 4:15 evening Mass.

    • Posted March 11, 2009
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