• Heineman changes mind about running

    Sugar Grove village trustee Mary Heineman said she thought the next couple of years would be a good time to step away from the Village Board to concentrate on her family and other interests.

    • Posted March 13, 2009
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  • ‘I like it, Sam I am’

    It’s not green eggs and ham, but 2-year-old Teaghan Hardy of Virgil is enjoying her food at the Second Annual Dr. Seuss Breakfast at the American Legion in Maple Park on March 1.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Elburn police blotter

    Theft; No valid driver’s license; Felony traffic arrest; DUI; Driving while license suspended; Criminal defacement of property

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • 3/12 Cartoon

    Cartoon by John DiDonna

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Editorial: Elburn Herald recognized for advertising excellence

    Each year, Illinois newspapers compete in the Illinois Press Association’s Newspaper Advertising and Marketing Contest.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Girls track makes indoor strides on Saturday

    At the Hononegah Girls Indoor Classic on Saturday, Kaneland Lady Knights track finished 21st out of 22 teams (6.5 points). Homewood-Flossmoor, with 82 points, led the charge, followed by Whitney Young at 73 points and West...

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • KHS dropped by Hampshire in regional

    As much as the five-game winning streak a month ago represented good times, these last three games had the look of a hard-luck end.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Kaneland High School honor roll

    Honor roll from semester one, 2008-2009.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Letter: Trying to save teachers’ jobs

    This is driving me crazy! With our economy tanked, we need to preserve jobs. I am still trying to save teachers jobs at Kaneland School District 302.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Kids collect weight in food for area food pantry

    The kids at the Kaneville United Methodist Church have been challenged by Sunday school superintendent Carol Alfrey to collect their weight in food and other nonperishables this Lenten Season for the Kaneland Area Food Pantry in Elburn.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Letter: Planning, preparation keys to successful village

    Planning and preparation are the keys to careful management of the continued pressures of growth on Elburn. In the late-90s, Elburn was still a sleepy little farm town, but ever since the millennium, the westward expansion of...

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Kaneland Trivia Night, auction fundraiser

    The Kaneland Trivia Night and Auction Fundraiser is Saturday, March 21, from 6 to 11 p.m., at Elburn Lion’s Club.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • The rundown

    Tony Bohanek (left) plays first base as Jeffrey Wachter takes off for second during a base running drill at Elburn Baseball’s tryouts for third- and fourth-grade Minors level on Sunday at Blackberry Creek Elementary School.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Craft show benefit

    “A Breath of Spring Arts and Crafts Faire” will be held Saturday, March 21, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Sugar Grove Community House.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Knights Wrestling club a late-season force

    Twenty-two wrestlers represented the Knights Wrestling Club at the IKWF Sectional wrestling tournament in Rochelle on Saturday, coming away with eight place winners and advancing three to this weekend's state tournament in Rockford.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Wildlife center hosts baby shower

    The Fox Valley Wildlife Center is holding a baby shower to prepare for the orphaned birds and mammals that will be coming into their care this year.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • WCC women’s hoops earns Skyway honors

    Waubonsee Community College's women's basketball team had three players recognized recently by the Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference (ISCC).

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Conley Outreach offers Grief Support in March

    Mourning After, a free self-help group for young widows and widowers (including all with children still living at home), will meet on Thursday March 19, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in Room 10 of the Elburn and...

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Historical society celebrates 25 years

    Join the celebration at the Bliss House, 259 Main St., Sugar Grove, as members celebrate 25 years on Monday, March 16, at 7 p.m. After a historical overview, Lt. Dwight Randall of the Kane County Sheriff’s Department...

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Maple sugaring event held March 15

    Come celebrate one of the sweetest signs of spring—maple sugaring—with the Forest Preserve District of Kane County.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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