All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Sugar Grove Slammers gearing up for tryouts

    SUGAR GROVE—Tryouts for the 2012 Sugar Grove Slammers 12U Travel Baseball Team will be held at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 14. Tryouts will be held at the Sugar Grove Sports Complex, 901 Wheeler Road.

    • Posted August 4, 2011
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  • Elburn Express looks to 2012

    ELBURN—All tryouts for the Elburn Express 2012 team will be held at McNair Field in Elburn on Saturday, Aug. 20, and Saturday, Aug. 27.

    • Posted August 4, 2011
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  • Wasco Fastpitch ready for fall

    WASCO—Wasco Girls Fastpitch Softball has begun registration for 2011 Fall Ball season. Teams will be made by Saturday, Aug. 6; practices will start after Monday, Aug. 8, and games start approximately Saturday, Aug. 20.

    • Posted August 4, 2011
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  • WCC fall baseball info

    SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College will host a fall baseball hitting and game league for high school players who are not participating in any fall high school sports.

    • Posted August 4, 2011
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  • Knights 12U Travel hosting tryouts

    Tryouts for Kaneland Knights 12U Travel Baseball will be held at the Sugar Grove Sports Complex on Saturday, Aug. 13, at10 a.m., and Saturday, Aug. 20, at 9 a.m.

    • Posted August 4, 2011
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  • Letter: Don’t put that trash around my trees

    Please hear my plea. I've recently learned that the village is planning to spread landscaper's trash (some might call it mulch/wood chips, etc.) around the trees in the parkways.

    • Posted August 4, 2011
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  • Letter: Boy Scout Summer Camp Pt. 2

    Besides taking Merit badges at Camp Freeland Leslie in Oxford, Wis., the Boy Scouts of Troop 41 did a variety of other things for the week they were at summer camp.

    • Posted August 4, 2011
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  • Letter: An open letter to Representative Hultgren

    Bush tax cuts and grocery shopping I do all the grocery shopping for our household. Several weeks ago, I bought my favorite cranberry juice for $3.25. The next time I went to the store, it was on sale...

    • Posted August 4, 2011
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  • Janice Mott Barton

    Janice Mott Barton, 83, died peacefully in her home from an extended illness in Huntley, Ill., on Aug. 1, 2011, surrounded by her loving family.

    • Posted August 4, 2011
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  • Amy Miles Messmore

    Amy Miles Messmore, 60, of Montgomery passed away peacefully early Monday, Aug. 1 following a series of health challenges.

    • Posted August 3, 2011
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  • Construction work slated for rest of summer

    KANE COUNTY—Motorists can expect some delays as construction crews begin work on a few projects.

    • Posted July 31, 2011
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  • Village may add coffee sales at train station

    Elburn—The Elburn Metra Train Station could be getting a state-of-the-art coffee vending machine.

    • Posted July 31, 2011
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  • Board approve pavement marking plan

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on July 20 voted 5-0 to approve the 2011 Pavement Marking Program.

    • Posted July 31, 2011
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  • Board approves pavement maintenance plan

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on July 20 voted 5-0 to approve a revised 2011 MFT Pavement Maintenance Program, and also voted 5-0 to approve the expenditure of estimated funds for the 2011 MFT Program.

    • Posted July 30, 2011
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  • Board recognizes 10th anniversary of Waubonsee President’s service

    During the past 10 years, Waubonsee Community College has accomplished numerous institutional milestones.

    • Posted July 30, 2011
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  • Elburn residents named to Iowa State dean’s list

    AMES, IOWA—Sarah Stephen Gonzalez and Nathan Dallas Peters of Elburn were recognized for outstanding academic achievement by being named to the 2011 spring semester dean's list.

    • Posted July 30, 2011
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  • Local residents named to Missouri University of Science and Technology honor list

    Daniel James Broecker of Elburn, a junior in metallurgical engineering, and Brian P. Bakala of Sugar Grove, a junior in mechanical engineering, were named to the Missouri University of Science and Technology, formerly the University of Missouri-Rolla,...

    • Posted July 30, 2011
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  • Cheaper electric rates coming to Elburn

    Elburn—Elburn Village Administrator Erin Willrett is reviewing bids for an electric power provider as the village gets ready to purchase electricity at a reduced bulk rate and will make a recommendation to the board next week.

    • Posted July 30, 2011
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  • Swartz named to Millikin honors program

    In recognition of outstanding scholastic achievements, Bethany Swartz of Elburn was recently accepted into the Honors Scholars Program at Millikin University.

    • Posted July 30, 2011
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  • Staehely named to dean’s list at Creighton

    Alex Staehely of Sugar Grove, a junior business administration student at Creighton University, was named to the spring dean's list for the 2010-11 academic year.

    • Posted July 30, 2011
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