All posts by Elburn Herald

  • School calendar adjusted

    Kaneland—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 7-0 to approve a 2011-12 school calendar update, which will move a staff development day from Friday, Feb. 24, 2012, to Friday, March 2, 2012.

    • Posted January 15, 2011
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  • Board accepts donation

    Kaneland—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 7-0 to approve a $1,000 donation to Harter Middle School and Kaneland High School made by the Dennis and Karen Goodenough Fund.

    • Posted January 15, 2011
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  • Kaneland budget cuts loom in 2012

    District seeks to limit student impact; expects to cut staff positions KANELAND—The financial belt-tightening continues for the Kaneland School District. The School Board, at its meeting on Monday, discussed a budget reduction process for the 2012 fiscal year, which...

    • Posted January 14, 2011
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  • Elburn—Elburn joins municipalities all over the nation in trying to find money to pay for a federally mandated initiative to change all street signs in favor of greater reflectivity.

    • Posted January 14, 2011
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  • District seeks to eliminate budget shortfall

    Kaneland—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 7-0 to approve development of a budget for the 2012 fiscal year.

    • Posted January 14, 2011
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  • Jan. 14 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 January 14, 2011
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  • Elburn man indicted for beating toddler

    Kane County—An Elburn man and St. Charles woman were indicted Tuesday for their role in the October beating of her toddler.

    • Posted January 14, 2011
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  • Circle of love

    When a couple gets married, they usually exchange rings as a symbol of their union. Wedding ring styles can run the gamut from simple gold bands to custom diamond creations.

    • Posted January 13, 2011
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  • Flint, Piller wed Nov. 27, 2010

    Lynette Flint and Nicholas Piller were wed Nov. 27, 2010, at Zion Lutheran Church of Clarion in La Moille, Ill., with a reception following at Pitstick Pavilion in Ottawa, Ill.

    • Posted January 13, 2011
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  • Bridal shower trends

    Not so long ago when a couple announced their engagement and the bride selected her maid of honor, the maid of honor would start planning the bridal shower.

    • Posted January 13, 2011
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  • Faivre, Peterson wed Aug. 14, 2010

    Ted Peterson and Heidi Faivre were wed Aug. 14, 2010, at Salem Lutheran Church in Sycamore, with a reception following at St. Mary Memorial Hall in Sycamore.

    • Posted January 13, 2011
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  • Waubonsee scholarship deadline nears

    Sugar Grove—The Waubonsee Community College Foundation is offering more than 100 scholarships for the 2011-12 academic year. The application deadline is Thursday, Feb. 3.

    • Posted January 13, 2011
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  • Church news for Jan. 14

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

    • Posted January 13, 2011
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  • Kaneville, Maple Park has baseball, softball, T-Ball opps

    KANEVILLE/MP—Kaneville Baseball & Softball 2011 Registration is currently open, and the open house will be on Saturday Jan. 22, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Kaneville Werdin Community Center.

    • Posted January 13, 2011
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  • WCC accepting HOF noms

    SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College is accepting applications for the Chiefs' Athletic Hall of Fame.

    • Posted January 13, 2011
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  • Editorial: Like giving a drug to an addict

    No one can deny that the state of Illinois is in the midst of a financial crisis, and no one can legitimately claim that a solution exists that is simple or easy to implement.

    • Posted January 13, 2011
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  • Letter: Happy New Year from downtown Chicago Democrats

    Majorities in 99 out of 102 counties voted for his opponent, however Governor Pat Quinn declares that he has a mandate to raise our taxes.

    • Posted January 13, 2011
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  • Judy Christensen

    Judy Christensen, 65, of Wassilla, Alaska, passed away Dec. 15, 2010, of a heart attack. She was born Dec. 13, 1945, in Maple Park.

    • Posted January 13, 2011
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  • Byrel Leifheit

    Byrel Leifheit, age 88, of Sugar Grove, passed away at her home surrounded by the love and prayers of her family on Sunday, Jan. 9, 2011.

    • Posted January 13, 2011
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  • Howard R. Madsen

    Howard R. Madsen, 87, of Elburn, passed away Jan. 9, 2011, following a long battle with cancer.

    • Posted January 13, 2011
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