All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Grams, Harner named All-ISCC second-team

    SUGAR GROVE—Kaneland graduates Sarah Grams and Brooke Harner, who play for the Waubonsee Community College women’s basketball team, were both named to the All-Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference second team last Friday, April 10. Head coach Jim Sury...

    • Posted April 16, 2015
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  • These are the breaks

    Knights win against Morris, lost to L-P KANELAND—The Knights used late game-heroics twice last week, but it only worked out once. Coach Peter Goff’s crew rallied to beat Morris 8-7 on April 9 before falling 3-2 to...

    • Posted April 16, 2015
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  • April 16 sports recap

    Don’t see your results in the Elburn Herald? Have your coach email them to sports@elburnherald.com or fax them to (630) 365-2251. Sophomore Softball April 7 vs. Yorkville—The Lady Foxes defeated the Knights 6-3. Aly Jesionowski stuck out...

    • Posted April 16, 2015
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  • Finding the .500 mark

    KANELAND—Setbacks to Sterling on Saturday and Morris on Tuesday blemished a solid week for the KHS baseball team, as they won three more games. Coach Brian Aversa’s team sits at a 5-6 record. On April 8, the...

    • Posted April 16, 2015
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  • Letter: A thank you to family

    Thanks to my family for hosting my 90th birthday party. Thanks to all the family and friends that came to the party. Also, thanks for the cards from the people who couldn’t be there. It was all...

    • Posted April 16, 2015
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  • Community Corner: ‘Is it orphaned?’

    by Donna Tate Director of Education Programs, Fox Valley Wildlife Center Among the nearly 3,000 animals the Fox Valley Wildlife Center takes in each year, the majority are the wild babies. Sometimes these new lives come to...

    • Posted April 16, 2015
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  • Editorial: Rewarding those who do as Louise Cooper did

    We annually award the Louise Cooper Community Service Award scholarship to a Kaneland High School senior or a graduate enrolled in college undergrad programs. This year, the group of applicants was so strong, we had no choice...

    • Posted April 16, 2015
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  • Letter: A thank you to voters

    A simple thank you seems inadequate to express my gratitude to everyone who supported my re-election to the Elburn Village Board. Whether you voted for me or for the other fine candidates, I promise to work diligently...

    • Posted April 16, 2015
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  • Suzanne Holaday Lane Weimer

    Suzanne Holaday Lane Weimer, 77, of Sugar Grove, died on Saturday, April 11, 2015, at home. She was born July 3, 1937, in Columbus, Ohio, the only daughter of Robert E. and Mary (Hauptman) Holaday. She began...

    • Posted April 16, 2015
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  • Consolidated Election 2015 results

    The public has spoken. The 2015 Consolidated Election featured contested races for Kaneland School Board, Elburn and Kaneville village boards, Elburn and Countryside Fire Protection District and Waubonsee Community College Board. Election Day Tuesday produced some surprises,...

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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  • Maple Park seeks to fill village government positions

    MAPLE PARK—Maple Park Village President Kathy Curtis on Tuesday reiterated that the village still seeks to fill three empty trustee positions, one Planning Commission seat, and three Zoning Board of Appeals seats. “All across the village government,...

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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  • Solid Waste Plan Update draft open for public comment

    KANE COUNTY—The Kane County Division of Environmental and Water Resources has issued a draft of the 2015 Kane County Solid Waste Plan Update for public review. The 45-day public comment period began March 11 and will end...

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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  • Elburn Lions March Calendar winners

    ELBURN—The following people won $25 in the Elburn Lions’ March Calendar Raffle: Chris Mulvihill, c/o Tom Reynolds—Rob & Tom (twice), Jan & Butch, Tisheena Gallagher, Marilyn Larsen, Natalie Warne, Deb Homesley, Dave Rissman and Bob Burkholder, all...

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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  • Elburn Ladies Golf League seeks golfers

    ELBURN—The Elburn Ladies Golf League is looking for women to join its league at Bliss Creek Golf Course, 1 Golfview Lane, Sugar Grove. Beginner golfers are welcome. The nine-hole league plays on Wednesday mornings, beginning May 13...

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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  • Editorial: Clarifications regarding Letter to the Editor, Blackberry Township road tax rate

    We often use this editorial space to explain and clarify our policies and decisions whenever they are called into question, whether by a reader, the general public or a public official. We’re currently in an election week,...

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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  • Letter: Thank you from Kaneland Performing Arts Boosters

    On behalf of the Kaneland Performing Arts Boosters and the Knight of Performances Planning Committee, we want to express our gratitude to the many individuals and businesses that made our third annual Knight of Performances dinner a...

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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  • Letter: In opposition to proposed Sugar Grove TIF district

    I am writing in opposition to the proposed second tax increment financing (TIF) district for the village of Sugar Grove. I am a 25-year resident of this wonderful community, and it is clear to me that we...

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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  • Letter: What to do with unwanted clothes, textiles, shoes

    It’s nearly time to start packing up the sweaters and bringing out the sandals. With this crazy back-and-forth weather, you may have already begun digging into the spring wear. As you begin the sorting process, it is...

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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  • ‘Marching Knights’ perform at Walt Disney World resort

    Kaneland students take part in the Disney Performing Arts Program in Orlando ORLANDO—Members of Kaneland High School “Marching Knights” became stars of their own Disney show on March 26, when they entertained resort guests at the Magic...

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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  • St. Charles East downs Kaneland

    Knights prevail over Foxes ST. CHARLES—The Kaneland Knights softball team fell to the St. Charles East Fighting Saints by a score of 5-2 last April 1. Tuesday saw a reversal of fortunes, as KHS dispatched the Foxes...

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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