All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Sutherland receives honors from College of DuPage

    Greg Sutherland named to Academic Honors List for the fall 2008 semester with a 4.0 GPA.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • Local residents awarded scholarship

    Stephanie Munyon and Tyler Larson, both of Maple Park, were honored as recipients of the Jonathan Baldwin Turner Scholarship during a banquet held at the University of Illinois.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • Local students named to WIU’S fall 2008 dean’s list

    Sean Kozak of Elburn, and Jodi Blatner and Kate Stralka of Sugar Grove, were named to the 2008 Fall Dean's List at Western Illinois University.

    • Posted January 25, 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 Dean’s List for the fall quarter.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • Local resident re-enlists

    Army National Guard Sgt. John F. Hunter has re-enlisted in the Illinois Army National Guard.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • Boehm, Jahns wed Aug. 31, 2008

    Ken Boehm Jr. of Plainfield and Deana Boehm of Downers Grove announce the marriage of their daughter, Kara Boehm, to Matthew Jahns, son of Monty and Chris Jahns of Sugar Grove, on Aug. 31, 2008.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • Kaneville Public Library schedules 1st annual Work Day

    To kick off observance of its 75th anniversary, the library scheduled its first annual Work Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 24, and is seeking volunteers.

    • Posted January 22, 2009
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  • Fox Valley Jewish Neighbors offer Shabbat services

    Fox Valley Jewish Neighbors will offer a Shabbat morning service on Saturday, Jan. 24, at 121 S. Third St. The service will begin at 10 a.m.; lunch will follow at a member's home.

    • Posted January 22, 2009
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  • Helping others stay warm

    David and Mark Wojak help deliver more than 100 pairs of new socks to Ryan Dowd, executive director of Hesed House.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Local election brings opportunity to talk about new goals

    As a matter of policy, the Elburn Herald does not endorse specific candidates in elections. While we wish to continue that policy, newly announced candidate for the Sugar Grove Village Board Joe Wolf told reporter Susan O’Neill...

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Wrestlers look to get up off mat

    Kaneland is looking at their share of individual accomplishment, but also looks to get past some tough losses as the calendar turns to 2009.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Local students earn awards

    Kaneland High School students Alex Blazek and Victoria Mathieu earned AP Scholar Awards in recognition of their exceptional achievement on AP Exams.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • WCC scholarship deadline nears

    The Waubonsee Community College Foundation is offering more than 100 scholarships for the 2009-10 academic year.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • County provides applications for senior citizens tax deferral program

    Kane County Treasurer David J. Rickert reminds senior citizens that Real Estate Tax Deferral applications are available through the Kane County Treasurer’s Office.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Elburn should demand more from Mediacom

    While I have been reasonably satisfied with Mediacom’s Internet service, their cable service has left a lot to be desired.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • What not to say when a loved one dies

    We do not know how a person will react when the unthinkable happens.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Robert ‘Bob’ Walz

    Robert “Bob” Walz, 77, of Aurora, formerly of Elburn, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2009, at Provena Mercy Center Hospital in Aurora, following complications from diabetes.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Don Byrd

    Don Byrd, 71 of Elburn, formerly of Kaneville, died unexpectedly Dec. 23, 2008.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • William (Jim) James Quinn

    William (Jim) James Quinn, 57, finished his courageous four-year fight against cancer on Monday, Dec. 29, 2008, when he left this world for the peaceful respite prepared by his Lord and Savior.

    • Posted January 8, 2009
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  • Carl A. Jacobson

    Carl A. Jacobson, 79, of Aurora, passed away Sunday, Dec. 14, 2008, at Rush-Copley Memorial Hospital in Aurora.

    • Posted January 8, 2009
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  • Stanley Cady

    H. Stanley Cady, 81, of Sycamore, passed away at his home surrounded by the love of his family on Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2008.

    • Posted January 8, 2009
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  • Lulu Loshbough

    Lulu Loshbough, 95, of Elgin, passed away Thursday, Dec. 18, 2008, at the Pine View Care Center in St. Charles.

    • Posted January 1, 2009
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  • Mary ‘Lou’ Smith

    Mary “Lou” Smith, 73, of Earlville, Ill., passed away Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2008.

    • Posted January 1, 2009
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  • Fox Valley Volunteer Hospice announces January programs

    Kane County—Fox Valley Volunteer Hospice announced the following programs for the month of January. All programs are free, but registration is required at (630) 232-2233 or info@fvvh.org.

    • Posted January 1, 2009
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  • Josephine E. Weiland

    Josephine E. Weiland, 69, of Elburn, passed away unexpectedly at her home Friday morning, Dec. 19, 2008.

    • Posted December 24, 2008
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  • Joyce Tischhauser

    Joyce Tischhauser, 75, of Virgil, passed away peacefully at her home Monday morning, Dec. 15, 2008.

    • Posted December 24, 2008
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  • Harold Burdette Osman

    Harold Burdette Osman, 88, of Yorkville, passed away Friday, Dec. 19, 2008, at Hillside Rehabilitation and Care Center.

    • Posted December 24, 2008
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  • Ellen M. (Grzywa) O’Brien

    Ellen M. (Grzywa) O’Brien, 56, of Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif., formerly of Maple Park, passed away unexpectedly at Torrance Memorial Hospital on Friday, Dec. 12, 2008.

    • Posted December 24, 2008
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  • Carl A. Jacobsen

    Carl A. Jacobsen, 79, of Aurora, passed away Sunday, Dec. 14, 2008, at Rush-Copley Memorial Hospital in Aurora.

    • Posted December 24, 2008
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  • Jeffrey A. Malewig

    Jeffrey A. Malewig, 17, of Sugar Grove a lifelong Cardinals fan, lost his life in a car accident on Thursday, Dec. 11, 2008.

    • Posted December 18, 2008
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  • Blake A. Denton

    Blake A. Denton, 17, of Sugar Grove, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 11, 2008. He was born July 21, 1991 in Aurora.

    • Posted December 18, 2008
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  • Beverly Ann Bowgren

    Beverly Ann Bowgren, 72, of La Fox, passed away at Delnor-Community Hospital, surrounded by the love of her family, on Sunday, Dec. 7, 2008.

    • Posted December 18, 2008
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