All posts by Elburn Herald

  • THIS WEEK IN SPORTS 2/20-2/25

    A look at this week’s KHS sports schedule

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • Dave’s Hairstyling adds stylist

    Dave’s Hairstyling is pleased to announce the addition of stylist Kelsey Scott. Kelsey is a graduate of Pivot Point International Academy for Hair, and specializes in woman’s haircuts, perming and color.

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • Sugar Grove UMC offers annual benefit luncheon

    Sugar Grove United Methodist Church will host its annual Bread and Soup Benefit Luncheon on Sunday, March 1, from 11:45 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Sugar Grove Community House.

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • Donald Parker DeMerritt

    Donald Parker DeMerritt, 72, of Aurora, formerly of Big Rock, passed away following a 12-year battle with Parkinson’s Disease on Feb. 7, 2009, in Springfield, Mo. He was born Aug. 20, 1936, the son of John Parker...

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • Lord of Life movie event

    Lord of Life Church will show the movie “Fireproof” on Saturday, Feb. 21, from 7 to 9 p.m.

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • Ripon College names Bornemann to Dean’s List

    Andrea Bornemann of Sugar Grove was named to the Ripon College’s dean’s list for the Fall 2008 semester.

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • Lutheran choir to perform in Batavia

    The Valparaiso University Chorale, one of the nation’s leading Lutheran collegiate choirs, will perform Saturday, Feb. 21, at 7 p.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church, 8 S. Lincoln St., in Batavia, as part of its spring tour of...

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • C.S. Lewis classic explored at Adult Winter Retreat

    Hosanna Lutheran Church will have an Adult Winter Retreat on Saturday, Feb. 21, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dr. Jerry Root of Wheaton College will explore the message and meaning of the C.S. Lewis classic book,...

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • UIC names Parrilli to dean’s list

    The University of Illinois at Chicago named Mary Parrilli of Maple Park to the dean’s list for the fall semester of 2008.

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • Yagen named to Elmhurst dean’s list

    Maple Park resident Margaret Yagen was named to the Elmhurst College dean’s list for the 2008-2009 Fall Term.

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • Millikin names local students on dean’s list

    Millikin University announced the list of students named to the dean’s list for the Fall 2008 semester, including several local students. Named to the high dean’s list was Jacqueline Rempala of Sugar Grove. Named to the dean’s...

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • Burlington UMC hosts battle of the praise bands

    The Burlington United Methodist Church will host four groups on Sunday, Feb. 22, at 2 p.m., for a fundraiser benefiting the Burlington UMC mission trip to help repair homes in Appalachia. The “Saving Grace” singers from Burlington...

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • St. Gall announces parish mission

    St. Gall Church invites the community to a lenten mission beginning Sunday evening, Feb. 22, at 7:30 p.m. Monsignor Robert Hoffman, former pastor of St. John Neumann parish in St. Charles, will conduct the mission. The goal...

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • Marquette names Boor to dean’s list

    Marquette University named Elburn resident Jillian Boor to the dean’s list for the Fall 2008 semester.

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • Boleslaw ‘Bill’ Wojtal

    Boleslaw “Bill” Wojtal, 92, of Elburn, passed away at Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva on Friday, Feb. 13, 2009. He was born Oct. 27, 1916, in Szczecin, Poland.

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • NIU announces Fall 2008 dean’s list

    Northern Illinois University announced its fall 2008 dean’s list students.

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • Pamela A. Waller

    Pamela A. Waller, 58, of Sandwich, Ill., passed away suddenly on Sunday evening, Feb. 15, 2009.

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • St. Gall slates Ash Wednesday services

    St. Gall Church in Elburn has slated the following services to observe the traditional beginning of the season of lent: services on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 25, will be at 8:30 a.m. (Mass and distribution of ashes), 12:10...

    • Posted February 18, 2009
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  • Possible attempted child abduction in Mill Creek Feb. 16

    The Kane County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a report of an attempted child abduction that occurred in the Mill Creek Subdivision west of Geneva. The incident took place on Feb. 16 at approximately 3:00 p.m. in...

    • Posted February 17, 2009
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  • THIS WEEK IN SPORTS 2/12-2/18

    A look at this week’s KHS sports schedule

    • Posted February 12, 2009
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  • Long ’06 is grand

    Former Lady Knight Lyndsie Long went over the 1,000 point mark at Kaneland in her junior year, the 2004-2005 season.

    • Posted February 12, 2009
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  • WSC future discussed

    The WSC representatives met at Yorkville High School at 9 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 6 to discuss the future of the conference. As is done on an annual basis, the conference strengths, challenges, current enrollment and future...

    • Posted February 12, 2009
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  • Kaneville Lunch Bunch gathers Feb. 17

    The Kaneville Lunch Bunch will meet Tuesday, Feb. 17, at noon at the Kaneville Community Center. Chicken and rice casserole, green salad, rolls, dessert and beverages will be served. Cost is $5.

    • Posted February 12, 2009
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  • Dr. Seuss breakfast

    The Friends of the Maple Park Library will sponsor a Dr. Seuss Birthday Breakfast from 7 a.m. to noon on Sunday, March 1, at the Maple Park American Legion Post 312, 203 Main St. Cost is $8...

    • Posted February 12, 2009
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  • Library offers home improvement help

    Join Sandy Knutson of Look Again Interior Redesigns and learn how to use what you already own to get a new look for your home. This program will be presented at the Town and Country Public Library...

    • Posted February 12, 2009
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  • Chiropractic community workshop

    Vital Chiropractic, 108 Valley Drive, Suite F, in Elburn will conduct a free community workshop titled "21st Century Detox-21st Century Weight Loss" Wednesday, Feb. 18, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

    • Posted February 12, 2009
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  • Elburn community blood drive

    The Elburn Community Blood Drive is Thursday, Feb. 12, from 2 to 7 p.m., at the American Legion Hall, 112 Main St., Elburn. To schedule an appointment, call Carrie Petrie at (630) 365-6032. Walk-ins are welcome. Photo...

    • Posted February 12, 2009
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  • Letter: Let’s work together to make Elburn the best it can be

    I have served on the board of trustees for Elburn for almost two years. During this time, I have seen the explosion of growth and the slowing market that we are now experiencing. During this time, many good...

    • Posted February 12, 2009
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  • Letter: Elburn Bunco for Breast Cancer will go on

    We are happy to announce that four ladies have stepped up to chair the 2009 Elburn Bunco for Breast Cancer. The event will continue to be held at Lion's Park in Elburn and will go back to...

    • Posted February 12, 2009
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  • Letter: Maple Park needs volunteers to step up

    ... If we practice good family values and volunteerism, it will be reflected in the community, as well as in the direction our community goes into the future. Please do something positive to improve where we...

    • Posted February 12, 2009
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  • Elizabeth D. Johnson

    Elizabeth D. Johnson, 97, a life-long resident of St. Charles, passed away peacefully at Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva on Friday, Feb. 6, 2009.

    • Posted February 12, 2009
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  • Norman B. Herrington

    Norman B. Herrington Sr., 80, of Sugar Grove, passed away Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009. He was born on May 6, 1928, in Aurora, the son of the late George B. and Francesca (Wood) Herrington.

    • Posted February 12, 2009
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