All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Letter: Townhome resident behavior ridiculous

    One thing that I value most about living in Elburn is the village’s commitment to family and community.

    • Posted May 25, 2011
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  • William ‘Bill’ Chesnutt

    William “Bill” Chesnutt, 75, of Yorkville, passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2011.

    • Posted May 25, 2011
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  • Marjorie “Grandma Marge” Finlinson

    Marjorie “Grandma Marge” Finlinson, 86, of Summerville, S.C., formerly of Elburn, passed away May 3, 2011, at her daughter and son-in-law’s home following complications from a recent stroke.

    • Posted May 25, 2011
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  • Conley Outreach to offer Grief Day Camp

    KANEVILLE—Conley Outreach Community Services announced this year’s Good Grief Day Camp, “Your Unique Grief Journey.”

    • Posted May 25, 2011
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  • Delnor offers informational session on sleep apnea

    GENEVA—When sleep patterns are affected, it could be Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). OSA is caused by a blockage of the airway, usually when the soft tissue in the rear of the throat collapses and closes during sleep.

    • Posted May 25, 2011
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  • Esther L. Shelton

    Esther L. Shelton, 91, of Canton, Ill., formerly of Aurora, Metropolis, Ill., and Elburn, passed away Saturday, May 21, at Heartland Healthcare in Canton.

    • Posted May 24, 2011
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  • Eggleston named interim executive director

    BATAVIA—Elderday Center, a nonprofit adult day center in Batavia, recently named Traci Eggleston, MSW, its interim executive director.

    • Posted May 24, 2011
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  • And the winner is …

    The Hinckley-Big Rock FFA chapter recently held a tractor raffle where they raffled off a 1950 Farmall H. The winner of the raffle was J.J. Finnan from Maple Park. Seen is Finnan picking up his new Farmall.

    • Posted May 22, 2011
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  • Graduates, families invited to baccalaureate

    KANELAND–Kaneland High School’s 2011 graduates and their families are invited to attend the class of 2011 Kaneland Community Baccalaureate on Tuesday, May 24, at 7 p.m. in the Kaneland High School auditorium.

    • Posted May 22, 2011
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  • Board recognizes staff with 25 year of district service

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday recognized and provided a gift to Kaneland High School teachers Doug Ecker and Kurt Green, and Blackberry Creek teacher Lynda McGowen, for their 25 years of service in the school district....

    • Posted May 21, 2011
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  • WCC becomes approved provider of national solar energy test

    SUGAR GROVE—While its first courses started running just this semester, Waubonsee Community College’s photovoltaic program has already achieved an important milestone—it has been approved as a North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) PV Entry Level...

    • Posted May 21, 2011
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  • Kaneland grad to return from Afghanistan

    FGHANISTAN—U. S. Army Private First Class (PFC) Thomas Leonard, 24, recently returned home from a one-year tour of duty in Afghanistan. He is a Kaneland High School graduate.

    • Posted May 20, 2011
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  • Library Friends help celebrate summer reading program

    SUGAR GROVE—It's unlikely that William Shakespeare had the Sugar Grove Library Friends' “A Midsummer Knight's Read” reading program theme in mind when he penned the comedy “A Midsummer Night's Dream” in the 1590’s.

    • Posted May 20, 2011
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  • Elburn Lions May 2011 Calendar Raffle winners

    Elburn—The following were $25 winners in the Elburn Lions Park May 2011 Calendar Raffle winners: Tom Reynolds, ATM & Tar, Harry Neely, Brody Guthrie, Lou Drendel and Jim Yurachek, all of Elburn; Ray Polte of Hoffman Estates,...

    • Posted May 20, 2011
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  • Church news for May 20

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

    • Posted May 20, 2011
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  • KHS Prom Court

    The Kaneland High School 2011 Prom Court includes Brian Dixon (left to right), Hayley Guyton, Michael Caballero, Hannah Schuppner, Queen Sophia Blank, King Curtis Secrest, Princess Amanda Schiff, Prince Corey Landers, Elaine Cannell, Christian Limbo, Allie Grossman...

    • Posted May 20, 2011
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  • Board votes to approve handbook changes

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 7-0 to approve changes made to the Food Service, Transportation, and Support Staff Handbooks on first reading.

    • Posted May 20, 2011
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  • ‘Kaneland Celebrations’ continues

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday continued its “Kaneland Celebrations” series by viewing presentations from John Shields Elementary and Blackberry Creek Elementary.

    • Posted May 20, 2011
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  • Kaneland baseball lineup clinches share of NIB-12

    KANELAND—Rosters change from year to year, so do conference alignments, but success doesn’t have to.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Lady Knights soccer in playoff quest

    The winner of (No. 2) Kaneland vs. (No. 3) Illinois Math & Science Academy match from Wednesday faces (No. 1) Rosary on Saturday, May 21, in IHSA Class 2A Rosary Regional Championship at 11 a.m.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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