All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Gordon (Gordy) Lee Siebert

    Gordon (Gordy) Lee Siebert, 75, of Huntley, formerly of Geneva and Elburn, passed away Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010, at the Hospice of NE Illinois Care Center in Woodstock, Ill.

    • Posted December 16, 2010
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  • Henry “Bud” Sigman

    Henry H. "Bud" Sigman, 84 of Sycamore, Ill., died Friday, Dec. 10, 2010, at his home surrounded by his loving family.

    • Posted December 16, 2010
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  • Letter: A thank you to everyone who helped the Kaneland football team

    It has been a tradition to “feed the varsity football team” before each game for many years.

    • Posted December 16, 2010
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  • Letter: Firefighters Burn Fund not affiliated with SG Fire Department

    The Sugar Grove Fire Protection Department has received information from concerned citizens that they have received a telephone solicitation from Firefighters Burn Fund asking for donations to their fund.

    • Posted December 16, 2010
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  • Letter: Illinois teacher benefits are a problem

    My mother and father-in-law are both retired teachers from Michigan with 30 years of service, and they get life retirement from age 55 on. Plus, they get Social Security.

    • Posted December 16, 2010
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  • Church news for Dec. 16

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

    • Posted December 16, 2010
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  • Campton Hills joins Toys for Tots campaign

    Campton Hills—The Campton Hills Police Department announced that it is partnering with the U.S. Marine Corps in the Toys for Tots program.

    • Posted December 14, 2010
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  • Tips to reduce the risk of depression during the holidays

    CHICAGO—The Illinois Department of Human Services' (IDHS) Division of Mental Health (DMH) urges Illinois residents to take extra time this holiday season to tend to their mental health.

    • Posted December 13, 2010
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  • KC Cougars spreading holiday cheer

    GENEVA—With the wintry weather outside, the Kane County Cougars are keeping warm thoughts alive with a variety of holiday gift ideas and stocking stuffers this month.

    • Posted December 13, 2010
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  • Board thanks Taylor

    Sugar Grove—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday recognized the service of Trustee Melisa Taylor, who will leave her current position within the next few weeks to join the Kane County Board.

    • Posted December 12, 2010
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  • Residents may be able to use credit cards for bills, fines, fees

    Elburn—Sometime in the future, Elburn residents will be able to use credit cards to pay for their water bills, fines, fees, Metra parking and anything else paid to the village.

    • Posted December 12, 2010
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  • Marklund clients to perform their Holiday Spectacular

    GENEVA—In celebration of the holidays, Marklund’s Developmental Training Program presents its Holiday Spectacular at 1:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 14, in the multipurpose room at Marklund Hyde Center, 1S450 Wyatt Dr., Geneva.

    • Posted December 12, 2010
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  • Computer server on last legs

    Elburn—Described as having a band-aid holding it together, the computer server that allows the village to access e-mail and the Internet is on its last legs. The Village Board on Monday voted to approve its replacement.

    • Posted December 11, 2010
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  • Trading company comes to town

    Sugar Grove—Peacock Trading, a futures and commodity trading company, recently opened an office in Sugar Grove.

    • Posted December 11, 2010
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  • Village approves of McDonald’s plan

    Sugar Grove—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday voted 6-0 to approve a final and major planned unit development (PUD) for a McDonald's franchise at Route 47 and Park Avenue.

    • Posted December 11, 2010
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  • MP accepts $100,000 state grant

    Maple Park—The village of Maple Park on Tuesday approved an agreement with the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity to accept $100,000 in grant funding for a storm water management project.

    • Posted December 10, 2010
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  • New schedule may be a turn for the best

    Motivation, determination and drive. Those three words all have around the same dictionary definition: what allows you to strive towards a goal.

    • Posted December 10, 2010
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  • IDOT upgrades travel website

    SPRINGFIELD—The latest on winter driving conditions, ongoing road construction, traffic volumes on state routes and the status of future projects is more accessible at the new and improved www.gettingaroundillinois.com, unveiled this week by Illinois Transportation Secretary...

    • Posted December 10, 2010
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  • Is it time to stop taking risks and start being safe?

    Antinette “Toni” Keller told her friends that she was going on a walk to a DeKalb park to get some ideas for an art project.

    • Posted December 10, 2010
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  • Church news for Dec. 10

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

    • Posted December 10, 2010
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