• Pauls of Sugar Grove inducted into AU’s Circle of Omicron Delta Kappa

    AURORA—Catherine Pauls of Sugar Grove on April 16 was inducted into the Aurora University Circle of Omicron Delta Kappa, a society that recognizes achievement in the areas of scholarship; athletics; campus or community service, social or religious...

    • Posted April 25, 2013
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  • KHS boys track defends its turf

    Boys track team dominant Saturday at Peterson Prep by Mike Slodki KANELAND—Saturday saw a lot of teams having to look up at Kaneland boys track. There were 15 teams, to be exact. With a 145.3 point output,...

    • Posted April 25, 2013
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  • KHS takes 2nd at Jenni’s ABC meet

    KANELAND—What happens when you can’t get a grasp on your ABC’s? Keep trying. Kaneland girls track squad was able to take to the frigid grounds at Peterson Field for the annual Jenni’s ABC Meet on Saturday.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Elburn resident dies in crash on Green Road

    ELBURN—Elburn resident Marilyn Gould died in a one-vehicle crash sometime during the early morning hours of April 11.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • KHS basbeball team faces reduced schedule

    Knights down DeKalb in only completed game of week Kaneland—The weather has proved to be the toughest opponent for the Kaneland varsity baseball team.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Panda Express

    Kaneville resident flies pandas from China to Canada KANEVILLE—Steve Gramley isn’t sure how he was chosen to pilot FedEx’s “Panda Express,” but flying two giant pandas from China to Canada on March 25 was the most interesting flight...

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Fifth Third Bank Ballpark to host sports card, memorabilia show

    GENEVA—Fifth Third Bank Ballpark, home of the Kane County Cougars, will host the “Take Me Out to the Card Show” trading card and sports memorabilia event, scheduled for Saturday, April 27, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Tight contest goes Lady Knights’ Way

    Heimerdinger hit wins it in bottom of 7th against Sycamore KANELAND—Looks like three cancellations this past week just delayed the inevitable.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Unfinished work on Blackberry Creek begins

    ELBURN—Blackberry Creek residents should soon see workers making the infrastructure improvements that developer B&B Enterprises left undone in 2010.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Editorial: Meagan Seals a ‘Local Hero’

    The Elburn Herald first reported on Elburn resident Meagan Seals in July 2010, when she was just 7 months old.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Community Corner: Boosters’ annual scholarship fund makes dreams a little easier to achieve

    When you arrive at your child’s or grandchild’s band or choir concert, you notice a table in the lobby where the boosters are selling 50/50 raffle tickets. Pausing for a moment, you wonder why the tickets are...

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Soccer bests NIB12 rivals

    KANELAND—KHS soccer picked up a much-welcomed conference win last Thursday against Rochelle, and added to the win column with another conference victory Tuesday at Yorkville.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Strong, Jahns to wed

    Monty and Chris Jahns of Sugar Grove announce the engagement of their son, Matthew, to Emily Strong, daughter of Terry and Laura Strong of Elburn.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Letter: A thank you to everyone who voted on April 9

    I would like to thank everyone who voted in the April 9, 2013 election, and I would like to especially thank all of my supporters who took the time to write my name in on the ballot....

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Hansen, Herwaldt to wed

    William and Georgia Hansen of Elburn announce the engagement of their daughter, Lindsay, to Mitchell Herwaldt, son of Rick and Toni Herwaldt of Wheaton, Ill.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Letter: Thank you to Kaneville Township voters

    Thank you to the voters of Kaneville Township for supporting me for highway commissioner.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Letter: A thank you from Kane County Xplosion girls softball program

    KANE COUNTY—The 2013 Kane County Xplosion Girls softball program would like to thank the following people and businesses for their support with our Candle Light Bowl Fundraiser ...

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Lee, Barshinger wed Feb. 15, 2013

    Douglas and Constance Lee of Milton, Wis., formerly of Elburn, are proud to announce the marriage of their daughter, Shelley Lynne, to Andrew Davey Barshinger, son of Joe and Phyllis Barshinger of Shabbona, Ill.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • DeVoss earns honors from University of Nebraska-Lincoln

    LINCOLN, NEB.—Katie DeVoss of Elburn was among more than 1,700 University of Nebraska-Lincoln students recognized in conjunction with the All-University Honors Convocation on April 14.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Oakes of Elburn earns fall academic honors from Purdue University

    WEST LAFAYETTE, IND.—Tricia Oakes of Elburn earned academic honors from Purdue University for the fall 2012 semester.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Elburn’s Dewey Dash 2013 a success

    ELBURN—The Elburn Town and Country Public Library last sunday held its ninth annual Dewey Dash event, with approximately 252 participants.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Village Board approves open burning, recreational fire ordinance

    MAPLE PARK—The Maple Park Village Board on April 2 approved an open burning and recreational fire ordinance.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Marmion Academy appoints new headmaster

    AURORA—Abbot John Brahill OSB, president of Marmion Academy in Aurora, recently announced that Anthony Tinerella, a 1984 Marmion graduate, ...

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Boys track take 2nd in Ottawa

    OTTAWA—It was easy as ABC for Kaneland boys track on Saturday during the Ottawa ABC Invite.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Village celebrates Arbor Day in Blackberry Creek

    ELBURN—The village of Elburn, qualified for the 14th year as a Tree City USA, will celebrate Arbor Day by planting a tree in Oak Park in the Blackberry Creek Subdivision. Oak Park is located at Patriot Parkway...

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Wasco softball league hosts competition

    WASCO—Wasco Girls Fastpitch and Elite Sports Training Center will host a free Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit & Run Competition for area youth on Saturday, April 27, at noon at Poynor Park, St. Charles.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Danny ‘Dan’ R. Christensen

    Danny “Dan” R. Christensen, 73, of Sugar Grove, passed away Thursday, April 11, 2013, at his home.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Marilyn Gould

    Marilyn Gould, 49, of Elburn, passed away Thursday, April 11, 2013. She was born Dec. 16, 1963, in Aurora, the daughter of Merle and Esther Marie (Boecker) Miller.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Ruth B. Nash

    Ruth B. Nash, 82, of Sugar Grove, passed away peacefully on Wednesday April 10, 2013, at her home.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • APHS donates playground to Maple Park

    MAPLE PARK—For the last 14 years, Captain Nick Louis has been driving down Washington Street in Maple Park on his way to a private airstrip near DeKalb, looking at the sad state of the playground equipment at...

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • School Board denies charter school proposal

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on April 8 voted 7-0 to deny the online charter school application proposal that was initially presented at the School Board meeting on March 18.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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