All posts tagged "Darlene Marcusson"

  • Letter: In support of Grabarek

    I am writing this letter in support of Bill Grabarek’s candidacy for trustee of the Elburn Village Board.

    • Posted March 31, 2011
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  • Lazarus House offers community Christmas Brunch

    ST. CHARLES—Lazarus House invites the public for food and fellowship at its annual Christmas Brunch on Christmas Day at the Free Methodist Church, 214 Walnut St., St. Charles. Dining will begin at noon.

    • Posted December 22, 2010
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  • Letter: Lazarus House provides shelter, hope

    This past week, the Kane County Coroner's Office officially declared the cause of a recent Geneva death a suicide. How sad that one of our neighbors could feel so hopeless that they would make the decision to...

    • Posted December 9, 2010
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  • St. Charles parade honors community leaders

    Elburn resident, Lazarus House founder, named parade Co-Grand Marshal ST. CHARLES—Darlene Marcusson, Elburn resident, founder and executive director of Lazarus House, as well as Alderwoman Betsy Penny, were named by the Downtown St. Charles Partnership (DSCP) as Co-Grand...

    • Posted November 25, 2010
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  • A wonderful life — memories of Bruce Conley

    ELBURN—George Bernard Shaw once said, “I want to be thoroughly used up when I die, for the harder I work the more I live.”

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • Editorial: One person, one idea leads to impact beyond measure

    Elburn resident Darlene Marcusson has served as an inspiration to so many, it is impossible to fit a fraction of the impact she has had on this page.

    • Posted July 16, 2010
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  • Lazarus House is Marcusson’s legacy

    ELBURN—When Elburn resident Darlene Marcusson steps down from her position as Lazarus House executive director at the end of 2010, it will not be because she can no longer handle the 14-hour days she has grown accustomed...

    • Posted July 16, 2010
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  • Sheriff names shelter founder Citizen of the Year

    Kane County—“How you doin', friend?” is Darlene Marcusson's standard greeting to everyone she encounters at Lazarus House, the homeless shelter she directs in St. Charles.

    • Posted November 20, 2009
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  • Voicing opposition

    Darlene Marcusson, executive director of Lazarus House homeless shelter in St. Charles, spoke out against allowing video gambling in Elburn during Monday's Village Board meeting.

    • Posted August 21, 2009
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  • Letter: Lazarus house is here to help those in need

    The staff at Lazarus House was very saddened by the recent death of someone known to us who lived down the street from Lazarus House. In situations such as this, we are sometimes asked why we didn't...

    • Posted July 23, 2009
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  • Wishes granted

    Darlene Marcusson (right) of Elburn, executive directory of Lazarus House Homeless Shelter and Transitional Living Center, and Ginger Lewis, owner of Ginger's Gift Gallery, both in St. Charles, assembled donations received during a business after-hours event on...

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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