All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Letter: I oppose the state income tax increase

    A recent writer left the impression that legislators ignored their constituents’ pleas for fiscal sanity and voted for the largest tax increase Illinois has ever endured. The majority of the legislature did. I did not.

    • Posted February 17, 2011
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  • Letter: Thank you for going above and beyond

    On behalf of the Elburn and Countryside Fire Protection District, I would like to thank the following people and/or companies that went above and beyond to assist the Fire District during the Blizzard of 2011:

    • Posted February 17, 2011
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  • Letter: P.E. accidents deserve more attention

    I just want to start out by saying accidents do happen. It's understandable that when kids get into fights or mess around, someone may get hurt.

    • Posted February 17, 2011
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  • Campaign signs need to be placed in proper areas

    With municipal and school board elections coming soon, all candidates should note that placement of campaign signs in the public right-a-ways is illegal.

    • Posted February 17, 2011
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  • Letter: Community blood drive a success

    I would like to thank everyone that made the Elburn community blood drive a success on Feb. 10.

    • Posted February 17, 2011
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  • Letter: A thank you to the Elburn Fire Department

    This letter is to express my gratitude to the gentlemen of the Elburn Fire Department. They are absolutely awesome.

    • Posted February 17, 2011
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  • Letter: You are invited to meet the candidates

    The Sugar Grove Chamber of Commerce & Industry has as its focus the fostering of relationships and creating opportunities through which our members can add value to the community.

    • Posted February 17, 2011
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  • Guest Editorial: Report at Beginning of 97th General Assembly

    Guest editorial by state Sen. Chris Lauzen 25th District I am generally a gullible person, typically believing what people tell me. Age is tempering my natural inclination by teaching me that it is wiser to watch what...

    • Posted February 17, 2011
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  • Regina “Renee” Rae Lowe (Eaves) Kivisto

    Regina “Renee” Rae Lowe (Eaves) Kivisto, 68, of Aurora passed away Friday, Feb. 11, 2011, at McCauley Manor in Aurora.

    • Posted February 17, 2011
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  • John J. Machias

    John J. Machias, 81, of Elburn, passed away Friday evening, Feb. 11, 2011, at Rosewood Care Center in St. Charles.

    • Posted February 15, 2011
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  • Fitness business obtains planning commission approval

    Elburn—The Elburn Planning Commission approved an application to allow a fitness business to open.

    • Posted February 15, 2011
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  • Kaneland announces Students-of-the-Term

    Students who exemplify the type of effort, commitment, character, leadership qualities and academic effort, including achievement, improvement and contributions, that are desired of all Kaneland students are recognized as Students-of-the-Term.

    • Posted February 14, 2011
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  • “Fit Kids 2020” outlines strategies to reduce childhood obesity

    KANE COUNTY—The Kane County Health Department announced the release of “Fit Kids 2020 Plan,” a 51-page document that outlines the strategies required to reverse childhood obesity in Kane County over the next decade.

    • Posted February 14, 2011
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  • Mr. Kaneland 2011 pageant

    KANELAND—Mr. Kaneland 2011 will be held at 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 18, in the Kaneland High School auditorium.

    • Posted February 13, 2011
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  • Lion’s announce calendar raffle winners

    Elburn—The Elburn Lion’s Club announced the winners of the Calendar Raffle for January and February.

    • Posted February 12, 2011
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  • Commission says no, sort of

    Elburn—The Elburn Planning Commission voted against recommending the approval of an application to allow a dog daycare facility in Welch Creek Business Center at 630 Herra St.

    • Posted February 12, 2011
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  • Blood supply dangerously low due to winter storm

    AURORA—The recent severe winter weather and dropping temperatures have affected blood inventories for patients being treated in area hospitals.

    • Posted February 11, 2011
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  • Aftermath of the storm

    Elburn—By 11 a.m. on Wednesday, the snow had stopped falling and the process of digging out began.

    • Posted February 11, 2011
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  • Board amends annexation agreement

    Sugar Grove—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday evening voted 5-0 to approve amendments made to the Village's Meadowridge Villas Annexation Agreement with DRH Cambridge Homes, Inc.

    • Posted February 11, 2011
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  • Feb. 11 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 February 11, 2011
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