All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Grace Lutheran Church crafting event July 18

    ST. CHARLES—Grace Lutheran Church of Lily Lake will host a crafting event on Saturday, July 18, at the church, 5N600 Hanson Road, St. Charles. A full table for one is $20. A full table for two is...

    • Posted May 24, 2015
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    Town and Country Friends celebrate garden raffle

    ELBURN—The Friends of the Town and Country Public Library held their annual Spring Garden Raffle and Plant Sale on Saturday at the library. The drawing was supervised by Friends Executive Vice President Joan Hansen, and the winning...

    • Posted May 22, 2015
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  • WCC hitting and pitching camps June 8-11

    SUGAR GROVE—Boys and girls ages 8 through 14 are invited to participate in the 31st annual Hitting Camp hosted by Waubonsee Community College. The hitting camp runs from Monday, June 8, through Thursday, June 11, for baseball...

    • Posted May 22, 2015
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  • Elburn Lions Calendar Raffle winners for April 2015

    ELBURN—The following people won $25 in the Elburn Lions Calendar Raffle for April 2015: Barney & Fred, Living Well Health Center, Patti McKittrick, Drew Malone, Nick & Lynne Carter, Kathy Galauner and Michelle Montalbano, all of Elburn;...

    • Posted May 22, 2015
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  • Alef named to Maryville University dean’s list

    ST. LOUIS—Theresa Alef of Maple Park was recently named to the Maryville University dean’s list for the spring 2015 semester. Alef is currently working toward a Bachelor of Science degree in occupational therapy. Maryville undergraduate students are...

    • Posted May 22, 2015
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    Andersons to celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Robert and Nancy (Huntley) Anderson of Elburn will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday, May 22. They were married May 22, 1965, at the Evangelical United Brethren Church in Aurora. Robert and Nancy’s children and grandchildren...

    • Posted May 22, 2015
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  • Kintz graduates from University of Iowa

    IOWA CITY, IOWA—John Robert Kintz of Sugar Grove on Saturday graduated from the University of Iowa with a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering. He was named to the school’s dean’s list all four years. Kintz...

    • Posted May 22, 2015
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    Flying high

    Softball wins NIB-12 crown KANELAND—The girls softball team wasn’t about to be out-done by the boys. Just days after the KHS baseball won the Northern Illinois Big XII Conference title, the Knights softball team followed suit, earning...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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    Regional ‘Hub’bub

    Photo: Junior Kiandra Powell moves the soccer ball downfield as the Knights control possession early in the first period. Powell had four goals and an assist against the Foxes. Knights defeat Yorkville 8-0 before Regional opener by...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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  • Editorial: Honor our fallen this Memorial Day

    Memorial Day 2015 will take place on Monday, May 25, and there are a number of local opportunities for local residents to honor those who have served and given the ultimate sacrifice for the United States of...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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    Photos: Pass it on

    Kaneland Harter Middle School hosted a IESA Sectional Meet at Kaneland High School on Saturday. The Knights qualified 11 individuals and nine relays to the State meet this weekend. One of the Knights’ qualifiers was the seventh-grade...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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    14U Gold is golden

    Kaneland Travel Baseball 14U Gold wins the Aurora Baseball Tournament, which took place May 1-3. The team includes Will Marshall (back from left), Jonathan Alstott, Alex Buchanan, Joe Born, Nik Panico, Spencer Brown (bottom row, from left),...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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  • St. Gall Church announces Pentecost Prayer Vigil

    ELBURN—St. Gall Catholic Church in Elburn will host a Pentecost Prayer Vigil on Friday, May 22, at 8 p.m. at the church, 120 W. Shannon St., Elburn. The church will gather to pray for the light of...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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  • Letter: A thank you from Elburn Food Pantry

    The Elburn Countryside Food Pantry sincerely thanks Elburn area residents for their food donations, and the letter carriers for their work in collecting the food for the “Stamp Out Hunger” food drive, sponsored by the U.S. Postal...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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    Confirmation Sunday at United Methodist Church

    Confirmation Sunday took place May 3 at Sugar Grove United Methodist Church. Pastor CheonEui Oh (back, from left), Jacob Hawkins, Austin Dickson, Max Ledone, Ian Stoll, Jay Fox and Sammie McCannon. Mia Rose Ledone (front, from left),...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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  • Letter: Worker’s comp laws shouldn’t discourage business

    Worker’s compensation, a system that arose in the early 1900s as a compromise between business and labor, is a form of insurance providing partial wage replacement and medical benefits to employees who are injured on the job....

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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  • Letter: Support the Sugar Grove Farmer’s Market

    The Sugar Grove Farmer’s Market will begin on Saturday, June 7, 8 a.m. to noon in the parking lot of Sugar Grove Village Hall, Route 30 and Municipal Drive. The market operates rain or shine, and will...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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  • Letter: Thank you from Friends of T&C Library

    Thank you to everyone who supported the Friends of the Town & Country Public Library’s 12th annual Flower and Plant sale May 8-9. The event was held inside the library, 320 E. North St., Elburn. We appreciate...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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  • Letter: Help us protect our investment

    I attended a Sugar Grove Village Board meeting in April with many of my neighbors. The meeting was held to gauge public support for a proposed tax increment financing (TIF) district that would surround the Windsor West...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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  • May 21 sports recap

    Don’t see your results in the Elburn Herald? Have your coach email them to sports@elburnherald.com or fax them to (630) 365-2251. Freshman Baseball May 12 vs. Geneseo—The Knights demolished Geneseo 18-0. Reece Sowell picked up the win...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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