All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Keck inducted into Notre Dame Alumni Association 50-year club

    KANE COUNTY—County Auditor Bill Keck, CPA, a 1961 graduate of the University of Notre Dame, was inducted into the Notre Dame Alumni Association 50-Year Club.

    • Posted July 30, 2011
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  • KC Board Chairman announces funding for public infrastructure improvements

    GENEVA—Kane County has been awarded more than $2.27 million in federal disaster aid for five infrastructure projects aimed at alleviating chronic flooding in southern Kane County.

    • Posted July 30, 2011
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  • Kuhn awarded scholarship from Paul Davis Restoration

    Jack O'Connell, owner of Paul Davis Restoration of Kane, Kendall, and West Cook Counties, announced that his company awarded a $500 scholarship to Holly Louise Kuhn of Sugar Grove.

    • Posted July 30, 2011
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  • Corn Boil this Friday, Saturday and Sunday

    Main schedule of events and KidZone Schedule. Keep up to date with Corn Boil events and announcements on popular social media sites.

  • Carnival promises thrills, fun

    This year's carnival, presented by Wilson's Family Amusements from Pekin, Ill., will have some spectacular major rides that are sure to please the teenagers, village trustee and Corn Boil volunteer Kevin Geary said.

    • Posted July 29, 2011
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  • Planning Commission recommends variance to Maple Street residence

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Planning Commission on July 20 reviewed a Variance for a residence on the first block of Maple Street, and was also presented with information regarding a zoning ordinance text amendment update to off-street...

    • Posted July 29, 2011
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  • Village favors change to Sunday liquor sales

    Elburn—A request from Dan Brizek, owner of Knuckleheads Tavern, to change Sunday sale hours for Liquor License Ordinance Class A from noon to 11 a.m. was approved.

    • Posted July 29, 2011
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  • Forest Preserve seeks Windmill, Nature Center volunteers

    GENEVA—The Forest Preserve District of Kane County needs your help. The district is currently seeking volunteers for the Fabyan Windmill in Geneva, as well as weekend hosts at the Tekakwitha Woods Nature Center in St. Charles.

    • Posted July 29, 2011
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  • July 29 police blotter

    The following reports were obtained from local police departments. The individuals charged with crimes are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

    • Posted July 29, 2011
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  • Church News for July 29

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

    • Posted July 28, 2011
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  • Knights baseball to get cell reception

    Kaneland’s Class 3A State Championship winning baseball squad is going “All In” at U.S. Cellular Field. The Knights are scheduled to be honored for on-field pregame introductions at U.S. Cellular Field on the south side of Chicago before...

    • Posted July 28, 2011
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  • Batboys of summer

    The Elburn Bats display their hardware after having a perfect season, going 15-0, including their 16-10 win over the Hot Rods on June 25.

    • Posted July 28, 2011
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  • Kaneland’s Road to Fall begins shortly

    KANELAND—Kaneland High School released its Fall Sports signup information last week.

    • Posted July 28, 2011
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  • X-Factors

    he Kane County Xplosion 14U won its second-consecutive USSSA State Tournament Championship after going 7-0 at the tournament held in Rockford, Ill.

    • Posted July 28, 2011
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  • KC Cougars paying tribute to Veeck promotional staples

    GENEVA, IL—The Kane County Cougars, Class-A affiliate of the Kansas City Royals, have announced that a Veeck Family “Night of 100 Promotions” will take place on Thursday, Aug.11, at Elfstrom Stadium.

    • Posted July 28, 2011
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  • Guest Editorial: Shame on Sugar Grove Library Board

    by Douglas Hartman Sugar Grove is a less-friendly, sadder place today. In a display of callousness more representative of a Mid-East autocracy than a Midwest community, the Sugar Grove Library Board summarily and without comment fired the Library...

    • Posted July 28, 2011
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  • Letter: Chamber looks back on Hughes’ contributions to community

    The Sugar Grove Chamber of Commerce & Industry was saddened to learn of the dismissal of Sugar Grove Library Director Beverly Holmes Hughes on July 14.

    • Posted July 28, 2011
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  • Letter: Recognizing the work of Beverly Holmes Hughes

    The Sugar Grove Library District and the village of Sugar Grove have enjoyed 22 years of encouragement, support and volunteerism from Library Director Beverly Holmes Hughes.

    • Posted July 28, 2011
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  • Letter: Frequently asked questions about Rob Roy Drainage Districts

    The district sent a mailing to all property parcel owners regarding the requests for maintenance to the courts for August 2011.

    • Posted July 28, 2011
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  • Norma J. White

    Norma J. White, 71, of Yorkville, formerly of Aurora, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by the love and prayers of her family, Sunday evening, July 24, 2011.

    • Posted July 28, 2011
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