All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Local resident earns bachelor’s degree from Kettering College

    Dayton, OHIO—After successfully completing requirements at Kettering College, Joanne Shona Cross of Elburn has earned a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from the school.

    • Posted June 25, 2011
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  • Blackburn announces Spring 2011 dean’s list

    CARLINVILLE, Ill.—Cynthia Roberg of Maple Park, the daughter of Matthew and Marianne Roberg, was named to the Blackburn College dean’s list after earning a 4.0 grade point average for the Spring 2011 semester.

    • Posted June 25, 2011
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  • Church news for June 24

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

    • Posted June 24, 2011
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  • Lightning starts fire at Sugar Grove home

    Sugar Grove—The Sugar Grove Fire Department on Tuesday was dispatched to the 200 block of Carol Street to contain a fire that was caused when lightning struck the roof peak of a house.

    • Posted June 24, 2011
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  • June 24 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 June 24, 2011
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  • Kaneland High School honor roll

    High and regular honors announced.

    • Posted June 24, 2011
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  • KHS spring sports awards put fitting cap on 2010-11

    KANELAND—Coming a little later due to the storybook run of Kaneland baseball, KHS released its spring sports awards for 2010-11, highlighting a successful first step into Northern Illinois Big XII play.

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • Thorson nabs All-State nod, NIB-12 East Division MVP

    KANELAND—Accolades didn't stop for Kaneland baseball last week, as the Northern Illinois Big XII All-Conference squad was released.

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • Outlaws enjoy Sandwich

    Maple Park Outlaws 13U Travel Team won first place at the Sandwich Tournament on April 30.

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • Wasco Fastpitch ready for Fall

    WASCO—Wasco Girls Fastpitch Softball will begin registration for 2011 Fall Ball season on Friday, July 1.

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • ‘Grand’ accomplishment

    The Kaneland Sports Boosters offer four $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors each year. The student write an essay with the theme "Lessons learned in victory and defeat".

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • Guest Editorial: Kane Elder Death Review Team expands

    by Christopher Nelson Public Information Officer Kane County State’s Attorney’s Office As the population of residents over age 60 grows in Illinois—and in the United States—so has the opportunity for the abuse and neglect of seniors.

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • Letter: JoJo the Clown hopes you join her this summer

    JoJo the Clown is making plans for the 4th of July bike parade. Everyone is welcome to join in.

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • Letter: Sugar Grove 2011 Community Golf Outing cancelled

    It is with tremendous disappointment that I must inform you that the Chamber Board of Directors has been forced to cancel this year’s Community Golf Outing, which was scheduled to be held on Friday, June 24, at...

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • Letter: Thank you, Leaders of Troop 7

    A centennial celebration began in 2010 that most of you may not have realized. The Boy Scouts of America celebrated 100 years of organization and dedication to the young men of America.

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • Letter: In appreciation of the Elburn and Countryside Community Center

    I want to thank Pat Leyden, Bill Brauer, Kathy Johnson, Dan Hannemann and Clara Stonecipher, the Board of Directors of the Elburn and Countryside Community Center, for their support over the 11-and-a-half years that I have served...

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • IEMA, NWS observe Lightning Safety Awareness Week

    SPRINGFIELD—“When Thunder Roars, Go Indoors” is the slogan used by the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) and the National Weather Service (NWS) to remind people to take cover when a thunderstorm approaches.

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • Ted Lee Wren

    Ted Lee Wren, 73, of Elburn, passed away at his home surrounded by the love and prayers of his family on Wednesday, June 15, 2011.

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • Donald Joe Bauer

    Donald Joe Bauer, 74, passed away June 12, 2011, in Harlingen, Texas.

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • Two laptops stolen from Board of Education contractor

    ILLINOIS—Two laptops were stolen from an Illinois State Board of Education contractor on June 7.

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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