All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Elburn Lions Bingo

    The Elburn Lions Club hosts a Bingo night every Friday at the clubhouse at Lions Park. 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...

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • AID hosts telethon at WCC

    The Association for Individual Development is hosting its 10th annual telethon Feb. 28 at Waubonsee Community College's Sugar Grove campus.

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • 2009 Charles Hanson, M.D. Scholarship

    Delnor Health Care Foundation offers the Charles Hanson, M.D. Scholarship to qualifying students. The scholarship endowment was established in 1999 by the Delnor staff and medical community to honor the dedication pediatrician Dr. Hanson demonstrated to families...

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • Lions Park announce Calendar Raffle winners

    Dorothy Milnamow of Elburn won $500 in the Lions Park Calendar raffle for January 2009.

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • Heimerdinger dials long-distance

    Lady Knight Emily Heimerdinger is still alive in the IHSA Three-Point Showdown, having lasted through Tuesday. Heimerdinger, along with Hampshire’s Gianina Estocado, Jessie Van Dorin and Christine Schumacher, goes to the regional final on Thursday with players...

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • Food company donates to local food bank

    Homemade Gourmet is hosting 24 canned-food drives in February around the country, including one in Big Rock.

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • County technology committee addresses environmental issues

    The public is invited to learn about the New Kane County Environmental and Energy Technology Committee.

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • Church hosts Love and Respect marriage conference

    Fox Valley Christian Church, 40W150 Main St. in Batavia, will host a Love and Respect video marriage conference on Friday, Feb. 20, from 7 to 10 p.m., and continuing on Saturday, Feb. 21, from 9 a.m. to...

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • St. Charles Episcopal hosts wine tasting, auction

    St. Charles' Episcopal Church, 994 N. 5th Ave. (Route 25), St. Charles, invites adult members of the community to a wine tasting and auction on Sunday, Feb. 15, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Top Shelf...

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • 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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