All posts by Lynn Logan
Photos: We’re all mad here!
Avenue J Studios presented Alice @ Wonderland on Saturday and Sunday at Waubonsee Community College’s Sugar Grove campus. “Welcome to the fantastical world of Wonderland—where animals talk, nothing makes sense, and everyone is mad!” director Jennifer Madziarczyk...
- Posted March 27, 2015
Photos: Creepy-crawly encounter
Cub Scout Pack 347’s Blue and Gold Banquet dinner ceremony took place Sunday at Riverview Banquets in Batavia. Den leaders shared their experiences with the audience and thanked parents and all the volunteers who helped make this...
- Posted March 26, 2015
A festival of fish
The Sugar Grove American Legion Post 1271’s Smelt Fry took place Feb. 28. Hundreds flocked to the hall to feast on all you-can-eat fried fish, chicken, fries, baked beans and coleslaw. The Legion will host more fish...
- Posted March 13, 2015
Pack 347 on the air
Alex Whittington (right), 9, of Sugar Grove, speaks on the microphone on Dec. 30 at the 95.9 The River studio in Aurora. Promotion/Production Assistant Jeff Mastel (below) prepares the Troop to make an on-air announcement. Photos by...
- Posted January 10, 2015
Photos: Majestic Madrigal affair
The 37th annual Madrigal Christmas Feaste was held Dec. 12-14 in the Kaneland High School cafeteria. More photos soon!
- Posted December 19, 2014
Photos: Kaneland Krier takes over the Elburn Herald
Kaneland Krier staff editors on Tuesday visited the Elburn Herald office to take part in World Teenage News Takeover, a month-long initiative meant to encourage news companies to hand over some editorial and creative control to young...
- Posted November 14, 2014
Photos: Halloween at Hill’s Country Store
Hill’s Country Store in Kaneville hosted a Halloween Party for the community on Friday, including a car show, costume and pre-carved pumpkin contests. The night also featured movie showings of “Toy Story of Terror” and “Hocus Pocus,”...
- Posted October 31, 2014
Photos: Training day
The grand opening ceremony for the Kane County Regional Training Center in St. Charles was held Sept. 25. Kane County Sheriff Pat Perez, County Board Chairman Chris Lauzen and retired lieutenant Ronald Grommas welcomed guests and led...
- Posted October 3, 2014
Photos: Cop’s best friend
The Spirit of Blue Foundation and the Planet Dog Foundation donated $10,000 to the Kane County Sheriff’s Office Monday. The funds will be used to replace the soon-to-be-retired K9 Gino, who was rewarded with his favorite tug...
- Posted September 27, 2014
Photos: Rounding up new scouts
The New Pack Roundup for Elburn Cub Scout Troop 107 was held at Community Congregational Church in Elburn Monday evening. While the parents attended an informational meeting, the scouts packed lunches that will be delivered to the...
- Posted September 12, 2014
Photos: Putting the ‘fun’ in Fun Fest
The annual Maple Park Fun Fest took place Saturday through Monday in Maple Park. This year’s event saw sumo wrestling, a car show, parade, pancake breakfast, softball tournament, toilet bowl race, fireworks as well as several other...
- Posted September 5, 2014
Photos: Saturdays of thunder
The eighth annual Car and Motorcycle Show was presented by Kane County Sheriff Pat Perez, Kendall County Sheriff Richard Randall and Dekalb County Sheriff Roger Scott on Saturday at The Martin family farm in Elburn. Proceeds from...
- Posted September 5, 2014
Celebrating a milestone
Elburn business Terramac, which produces rubber track crawler carriers, celebrated the 100th Terramac RT9 Carrier unit manufactured and sold. Terramac business owners Mike and Lisa Crimaldi stand with their employees in front of a RT9 Carrier Friday...
- Posted September 5, 2014
Ice buckets for a cure
Over 40 Kaneland Blackberry Creek Elementary staff rounded up in front of the school Aug. 19 for the ALS ‘Ice Bucket Challenge.’ The challenge involves dumping a bucket of ice water on one’s head, and has raised...
- Posted August 29, 2014
Photos: Offseason holiday cheer
The Holiday in the Grove committee held a 5B’s Pork Chop dinner fundraiser June 19 in the Sugar Grove Walgreens parking lot. Employees of Walgreens assisted in the serving of food and directing traffic. Volunteer Joe Rubo...
- Posted June 27, 2014
Photos: An encore
The 2014 Kaneland High School Senior Music Recital took place in the KHS auditorium May 19. Students performed choral and band solos. Senior Garrett Patterson (right) performed the song “Reverie” by Shawn Bell. Senior Erika Carlson (below),...
- Posted May 30, 2014
‘Soaring’ to a new location
“We’re spreading our wings so we can soar,” said Kristy Simon, owner of Soaring Heart Vintage. The shop moved to the edge of town, where Elburn’s Chamber of Commerce welcomed them with a ribbon cutting ceremony on...
- Posted May 22, 2014
Photos: Yoga for youngsters
Peak for Kids presented Kristen Dresler, creator of Generation Strong and Confidence Workshop on May 4 at the Sugar Grove Community House. The girls, ages ranging from 8 to 12, learned basic yoga and feasted on a...
- Posted May 16, 2014
Photos: Home on the range
Kane County Sheriff Pat Perez with Kane County Board Chairman Chris Lauzen, dig the first scoops of dirt at a groundbreaking ceremony for the Kane County Shooting Range, located at the Kane County Judicial Center in St....
- Posted May 15, 2014
A ‘small’ gesture
When Eddie Gaedel Pub & Grill held its grand opening fundraiser last month, co-owners Annette Throbald and Myra Ottoson wanted half of the donated proceeds to go toward a local cause, and chose to become involved in...
- Posted May 9, 2014