All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Letter: Friends of the Library Annual Plant Sale

    Thank you to everyone in our community who supported the Friends of the Town & Country Public Library 8th Annual Plant Sale fundraiser May 6 and 7.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Letter: Thanks to Easter Egg Hunt volunteers

    The Maple Park Library Board of Trustees would like to extend our deepest appreciation to all of our volunteers at the annual Library Easter Egg Hunt.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Letter: A thank you to Girl Scout Troop #892

    Thanks to Elburn’s Girl Scout Troop #892, downtown Elburn is beautiful for the spring and summer seasons once more.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Letter: A thank you from Blazing Prairie Stars

    A key component to the success of many organizations is their team of volunteers. At Blazing Prairie Stars, a Maple Park therapeutic equestrian center, this is especially true.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Batavia teen killed in single-vehicle accident

    Elburn—A Batavia High School student was killed and another was in critical condition following a traffic accident on Green Road, south of Hughes Road, in unincorporated Blackberry Township Monday evening.

    • Posted May 18, 2011
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  • Lt. Governor to visit WCC speak at graduation

    SUGAR GROVE—Illinois Lt. Governor Sheila Simon will visit Waubonsee Community College’s Sugar Grove Campus on Thursday, May 19, as part of her year-long tour of the state’s community colleges.

    • Posted May 18, 2011
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  • KHS student recognized at FVCC

    KANELAND—Kaneland High School student Lucas Hale (Electrician I) has been named one of the Fox Valley Career Center’s Students of the Month for April 2011.

    • Posted May 18, 2011
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  • Cancer and the law: insurance options after cancer

    GENEVA—The LivingWell Cancer Resource Center will host a presentation led by Monica Fawzy, a staff attorney at The Cancer Legal Resource Center, on Wednesday, May 25, from 7 to 9 p.m.

    • Posted May 16, 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 15, 2011
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  • Sugar Grove seeks members for committees

    SUGAR GROVE—The village of Sugar Grove is currently seeking members for the Plan Commission/Zoning Board of Appeals, the Board of Police and Fire Commissioners, and the Sugar Grove Police Pension Fund.

    • Posted May 14, 2011
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  • Put a lid on it: recycle without being blown away

    Elburn—A group of Blackberry Creek subdivision resident-volunteers picked up 50 bags of refuse that had blown from recycling containers on just one clean-up day last weekend.

    • Posted May 13, 2011
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  • Elburn Chamber announces scholarship winners

    Elburn—Every year, the Elburn Chamber of Commerce hosts a Winter Dinner and Silent Auction.

    • Posted May 13, 2011
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  • Health Department conducts food-borne illness outbreak investigation

    Kane County—The Kane County Health Department, the Illinois Department of Public Health Laboratories, and other local health departments have reported a recent increase in Salmonella ser. Typhimurium in Northeastern Illinois.

    • Posted May 13, 2011
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  • Church news for May 13

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

    • Posted May 13, 2011
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  • Past growth means change to village clerk

    ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board on Monday discussed changing the compensation of the village clerk from an hourly wage to a salary.

    • Posted May 13, 2011
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  • Guest editorial: A special thanks to our neighbors

    Two months ago, my wife, Cari, and I really didn’t know too many people in this small town called Elburn. I don’t think we realized just how great this community really is.

    • Posted May 12, 2011
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  • Letter: Enough already

    My name is Jim MacRunnels, and the Kane County portion of my tax bill has increased by over 6 percent.

    • Posted May 12, 2011
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  • Letter: Help us at annual Conley Farm Planting, Work Day

    This Saturday, May 14, is our annual spring event, "Planting Seeds of Hope."

    • Posted May 12, 2011
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  • Letter: Thanks to clean-up volunteers

    The Blackberry Creek Home Owner’s Association Board of Directors would like to thank all of the volunteers who showed up for our Community Clean-up Day on Saturday, April 30.

    • Posted May 12, 2011
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  • Elvin J. ‘Al’ Holdridge

    Elvin Jacob “Al” Holdridge, 86, of Maple Park, died Monday, May 2, at DeKalb County Rehab & Nursing Center, DeKalb.

    • Posted May 12, 2011
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