• VanDusen, Strom to wed

    Warren and Patricia Strom of Maple Park announce the engagement of their son, Lucas, to Melissa VanDusen, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert VanDusen of St. Charles.

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Letter: A thank you from Dave Anderson

    To those who voted in Tuesday’s Consolidated Election, I wish to humbly thank you for the votes of support in a non-contested election.

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Local residents named to NCC dean’s list

    NAPERVILLE, ILL.—The following local residents were named to the North Central College dean's list for the winter 2012 term:

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Deja-Schultz receives NIU’s Outstanding Women Student Award

    DEKALB—Gayle Deja-Schultz, a Sugar Grove resident and returning adult student at Northern Illinois University, was recently named the recipient of the Outstanding Women Student Award for the 2013 graduating class.

    • Posted April 6, 2013
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  • Township Board, residents clash over handling of former supervisor

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Township meeting room on Monday was filled with approximately 35 community members—many of whom stood during public comment and spoke in defense of former township supervisor ...

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • Mallard Point still an issue of contention for Geary

    SUGAR GROVE—Long-simmering tensions between Village President Sean Michels and his challenger, trustee Kevin Geary, spilled into public view just weeks prior to the April 9 election for Village President.

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • A facelift for Bob Jass Chevrolet

    Bob Jass Chevrolet, 300 Main St. in Elburn, is in the midst of a complete remodel, required of all of General Motors dealerships. The remodel will double the size of the location’s showroom and service area, and...

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • Blackberry Township Supervisor

    Two candidates will challenge for the seat of Blackberry Township supervisor on April 9

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • Elburn Fire Protection trustee

    Two candidates will vie for a seat on the Elburn Fire Protection Trustee Board

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • Kaneville Twp. Hwy. commissioner

    Two candidates on April 9 will challenge for the position of Kaneville Township highway commissioner.

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • SG Fire Protection District trustee

    John Guddendorf Jr. is one of three candidates who will seek a Sugar Grove Fire Protection District trustee seat on April 9. Sugar Grove Fire Protection District trustee candidates David Linden and Cheryl Wojciechowski did not reply...

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • SG Township Supervisor

    Four candidates are seeking the seat of Sugar Grove township supervisor.

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • Virgil Twp. Hwy. commissioner

    Two candidates vie for the seat of Virgil Township highway commissioner on April 9.

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • Kaneville Twp. supervisor

    Two candidates will vie for the Kaneville Township supervisor seat on April 9.

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • Kaneville Twp. supervisor

    Two candidates will vie for the Kaneville Township supervisor seat on April 9.

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • Kaneville Village President

    Two candidates will vie for the Kaneville Village President seat on April 9.

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • WCC District Trustee

    Five candidates will vie for two open seats on the WCC Board.

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • Proposition to increase the limiting rate of the Blackberry Township Road District

    Blackberry TWP.—A referendum on the April 9 General Election ballot will ask Blackberry Township residents to vote on whether to increase the township road district’s limiting tax rate from 16.5 cents per $100 EAV (equalized assessed valuation)...

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • Shall video gaming be allowed in Sugar Grove?

    Sugar Grove—An advisory referendum on the April 9 General Election ballot will ask Sugar Grove residents to vote on whether to allow video gambling machines in the village.

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • Sugar Grove Library Board trustee

    Two candidates and one write-in candidate will vie for two six-year term seats on the Sugar Grove Library Board

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • Sugar Grove Village Board

    Two incumbents and three newcomers will vie for three open seats on the Sugar Grove Village Board.

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • Maple Park Village Board

    Four candidates will compete for three four-year-term seats, while three other candidates will vie for two two-year positions.

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • Elburn Village Board trustee

    Two incumbents and two newcomers will vie for three open seats on the Elburn Village Board in next month’s General Election.

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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    Baseball sees rough beginning on Missouri trail

    KANELAND—Much like the Cubs going into Cardinals territory, there existed little welcome for the Chicago-area Kaneland Knights baseball squad (0-5).

    • Posted April 4, 2013
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  • Lady Knights start season out of state

    Kaneland—Dealing with numerous cancellations locally, the Kaneland softball squad managed to get to another state to play its initial slate of games over spring break.

    • Posted April 4, 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 4, 2013
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    Stuck by Barbs

    Season opener sees Lady Knights stifled in Maple Park KANELAND—After all the cancellations and scheduling switches, the Lady Knights’ soccer roster was ready for action.

    • Posted April 4, 2013
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    Staying on track

    Renowned track coach hopes area can become a hub for big meets ELBURN—One of the most successful and innovative cross country/track and field coaches in the country just might be your next door neighbor.

    • Posted April 4, 2013
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  • SGUMC to host a benefit spaghetti supper

    SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove United Methodist Church will host a benefit spaghetti supper on Saturday, April 13, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the Sugar Grove Community House, 141 Main St. in Sugar Grove.

    • Posted April 4, 2013
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  • Holocaust commemoration at Temple B’nai Israel

    AURORA—Temple B'nai Israel's annual Yom Hashoah/Holocaust Commemoration will take place at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 7, at the temple, 400 N. Edgelawn.

    • Posted April 4, 2013
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  • Gilbert ‘Gib’ L. Nickels

    Gilbert “Gib” L. Nickels, 88, of Elburn, passed away peacefully on Friday March 29, 2013, at Presence McAuley Manor in Aurora.

    • Posted April 4, 2013
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  • Editorial: Welcome to the 2013 spring election

    The Elburn Herald last Thursday ran a preview of its 2013 spring election coverage by taking a look at the Sugar Grove village president race between incumbent Sean Michels and his challenger, 14-year village trustee Kevin Geary.

    • Posted April 4, 2013
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