• Church news for May 17

    A look through this week's church news and events.

    • Posted May 17, 2012
    • 0
  • Terri Doremus

    Terri Doremus, 65, of Elburn, formerly of Des Plaines, Ill., passed away peacefully at Loyola Hospital, Saturday, May 5, 2012.

    • Posted May 17, 2012
    • 0
  • Gary D. Jones

    Gary D. Jones, 75, of SaddleBrooke, Ariz., and formerly of Geneva, born Aug. 11, 1936, to Walter and Ferne Jones in Ottumwa, Iowa, passed away May 8, 2012, in SaddleBrooke, Ariz.

    • Posted May 17, 2012
    • 0
  • Margaret M. Kellen

    Margaret M. Kellen, 73, of Aurora, passed away Friday, May 11, 2012, at Provena Mercy Center.

    • Posted May 17, 2012
    • 0
  • Sugar Grove garage sales

    SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove community garage sales are Friday and Saturday, June 1-2.

    • Posted May 13, 2012
    • 0
  • Bob Jass Chevrolet ready to play ball with Elburn Baseball & Softball

    ELBURN—Bob Jass Chevrolet is partnering with the Elburn Baseball & Softball in Elburn.

    • Posted May 12, 2012
    • 0
  • Schramer graduates from Marine Aviation Supply Specialist Course

    MERIDIAN, MISS.—Marine Corps Pfc. Trevor Schramer, son of Jeniffer L. Brown of Holmes Beach, Fla., and Richard W. Schramer of Maple Park, recently graduated from the Marine Aviation Supply Specialist Course with Marine Aviation Training Support Squadron...

    • Posted May 12, 2012
    • 0
  • Holly Hartmann honored at University of Nebraska-Lincoln

    LINCOLN, NEB.—Holly Hartmann of Maple Park is among nearly 1,700 University of Nebraska-Lincoln students recognized April 22 in conjunction with the All-University Honors Convocation.

    • Posted May 12, 2012
    • 0
  • Kurian recognized for academic achievement

    ROCK ISLAND, ill.—Alex Kurian of Elburn, a senior majoring in business administration-finance at Augustana College in Rock Island, Ill., received the Harold and Louise Lage Swanson Scholarship.

    • Posted May 12, 2012
    • 0
  • Franck to serve term on Advisory Council of the Agency on Aging in Northeastern Illinois

    MAPLE PARK—Jennifer Franck of Maple Park was re-appointed to the Advisory Council of the Agency on Aging of Northeastern Illinois on April 16.

    • Posted May 12, 2012
    • 0
  • Boor named to UofI at Champaign-Urbana dean’s list

    CHAMPAIGN-URBANA—Steven Boor of Elburn was named to the dean’s list in the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana College of Engineering for the fall 2011 semester.

    • Posted May 12, 2012
    • 0
  • Dienst named to NIU College of Education dean’s list

    DEKALB—Meghan E. Dienst of Maple Park was named to the Northern Illinois University College of Education dean’s list for the fall 2011 semester.

    • Posted May 12, 2012
    • 0
  • Cougars Stadium gets new moniker

    Kane County Cougars mascot Ozzie T. Cougar, Congressman Randy Hultgren, Geneva Mayor Kevin Burns and Fifth Third Bank officials gather at Cougars Stadium for a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, officially renaming the stadium Fifth Third Bank Ballpark.

    • Posted May 12, 2012
    • 0
  • Shumaker named to Indiana Wesleyan dean’s list

    MARION, IND.—Megan Shumaker, a 2008 Kaneland High School graduate, was named to the Indiana Wesleyan University dean’s list for the fall 2011-12 academic year.

    • Posted May 12, 2012
    • 0
  • Grzywa joins 1st Farm Credit Services

    SYCAMORE—Jillian Grzywa of Maple Park is the newest team member at 1st Farm Credit Services in Sycamore.

    • Posted May 12, 2012
    • 0
  • Park named to University of Northwestern Ohio dean’s list

    LIMA, OHIO—Austin Park, son of Mike and Karen Park of Elburn, was named to the University of Northwestern Ohio College of Business dean’s list for winter quarter 2012.

    • Posted May 12, 2012
    • 0
  • Buck wins honors in regional singing auditions

    HOLLAND, MICH.—Jenna Buck of Elburn won third place in the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) Great Lakes Regional Competition’s Fourth-Year College Women category.

    • Posted May 12, 2012
    • 0
  • Neisendorfs celebrate 60 years

    Edward “Bud” and Betty (Moser) Neisendorf are celebrating 60 years of marriage. They were married May 10, 1952, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in DeKalb.

    • Posted May 12, 2012
    • 0
  • May 1 named TriCity Family Services Day by Batavia, Geneva, STC

    GENEVA—TriCity Family Services kicked off national Mental Health Awareness Month by having a day named in its honor.

    • Posted May 11, 2012
    • 0
  • Reducing the stigma

    GENEVA—May is the month designated for Mental Health Awareness, but TriCity Family Services (TCFS) works all year long to raise awareness and the importance of mental health.

    • Posted May 11, 2012
    • 0
  • Board approves Kindergarten extension program

    KANELAND—School Board members on April 30 voted 7-0 to approve a Kindergarten extension program.

    • Posted May 11, 2012
    • 0
  • Treasurer sets due date for property tax bills

    KANE COUNTY—Kane County Treasurer David J. Rickert recently announced that taxpayer's 2011—payable 2012—property tax bills were mailed out this past week.

    • Posted May 11, 2012
    • 0
  • May 11 police blotter

    The following reports were obtained from local police departments. The individuals charged with crimes are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

    • Posted May 11, 2012
    • 0
  • Steeples installed at St. Katharine Drexel

    Sugar Grove—The construction project at St. Katharine Drexel Parish in Sugar Grove reached a milestone May 1 when Schramm Construction installed two steeples at the site.

    • Posted May 11, 2012
    • 0
  • Aurora man guilty of violating amended stalking statute

    AURORA—An Aurora man is the first person to be convicted by a Kane County jury under Illinois’ amended stalking statute.

    • Posted May 11, 2012
    • 0
  • Scouts aim to make the world a better place

    ST. CHARLES—Saving a life, helping out after a flood or disaster, recycling community trash—these acts of kindness are what Scouting calls “good turns.”

    • Posted May 11, 2012
    • 0
  • Church news for May 11

    A look through this week's church news and events.

    • Posted May 11, 2012
    • 0
  • Trivial pursuit for a cause

    Attendees of the McDole Trivia Night and Fundraiser plan their silent auction bids. The event was held Saturday at Open Range Grill/Bliss Creek Golf Course in Sugar Grove.

    • Posted May 11, 2012
    • 0
  • Elburn Station takes 2 steps forward

    Village disconnects property; approves agreement with KC Elburn—The Elburn Village Board on Monday took two actions to move the Elburn Station development along.

    • Posted May 10, 2012
    • 0
  • School impact fee agreement delayed

    Elburn tweaks agreement, pushing final vote Elburn—The Elburn Village Board made further modifications to the intergovernmental agreement between the village and the Kaneland School District regarding fees for the Elburn Station development, pushing the vote out possibly...

    • Posted May 10, 2012
    • 1
  • What about Kaneland?

    Maple Park debates how TIF District should impact Kaneland Maple Park—At a special meeting held last Thursday, the Maple Park Village Board met to discuss the potential intergovernmental agreement with the Kaneland School District, which would impact how...

    • Posted May 10, 2012
    • 0
  • Feels like the 1st place for boys track

    Knight boys tie Geneva for first at prestigious KC meet AURORA—Team numbers don't matter to Kaneland boys track. Neither do past accolades.

    • Posted May 10, 2012
    • 0