Elburn resident Lilly Zwiers, 8, won a contest to meet the members of the popular music group the Jonas Brothers.July 31st, 2009 | Elburn Herald | Comments Off | Continued
Archive for July, 2009
ELBURNâ€”The Sheehan family’s Elburn backyard looks a lot different than it did a month ago, when Kids Wish Network arranged for the installation of a huge swimming pool. For Caden Sheehan, 10, who suffers from a serious illness, life is much different, too.July 30th, 2009 | Martha Quetsch | Comments Off | Continued
Several local students recently graduated from Illinois State University.
From Elburn, Jaclyn Gruber (B.S.) and Michael Thorgesen (B.S.); from Maple Park, Michael Sauber (B.S.); and from Sugar Grove Jamie Blass (B.S.) and Kurtis Homan (B.S.).July 30th, 2009 | Elburn Herald | Comments Off | Continued
ST. CHARLESâ€”Hosanna! Lutheran Church will host its annual School Supply and Clothing Giveaway on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 14 and 15. Other area churches participating include Bethlehem Lutheran, St. Mark’s Lutheran and St. John Neumann Catholic.July 30th, 2009 | Elburn Herald | Comments Off | Continued
We received some interesting feedback due to a story published on page 8A of the July 23 edition of the Elburn Herald, â€œCode change allows liquor license for space village president owns.â€
What made it interesting was that for some, the feedback demonstrated a lack of understanding of the purpose of a community newspaper and the facts relative to this situation, or a perception of some of those involved that we have a bias that led us to write the story in the first place.July 30th, 2009 | Ryan Wells | Comments Off | Continued
Megan Shumaker, a 2006 Kaneland High School graduate, was named to the deanâ€™s list of Indiana Wesleyan University for the spring 2009 semester. To be named to the deanâ€™s list, students must obtain a grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.July 30th, 2009 | Elburn Herald | Comments Off | Continued
Nine hundred thirty-nine students have been named to the spring term dean’s list at Augustana College for the 2008-2009 academic year. Students receiving this honor have earned a minimum grade point average of 3.5 (on a 4.0 scale) for courses taken during the 2009 spring term.July 30th, 2009 | Elburn Herald | Comments Off | Continued
2009 was a great year for the Corn Boil. Record crowds, great weather, entertainment and more highlighted the yearly festival. The Elburn Herald was there to take some snapshots throughout the weekend. Check out our Corn Boil 5K gallery, too!
Photos by Ben Draper, Susan O’Neill, Kari Draper