• Letter: Thanks for support

    I would like to thank all the people that supported me. It was disappointing not to be re-elected. However, I am honored and proud to have served the village of Elburn for eight years as their trustee.

    • Posted April 23, 2009
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  • Letter: Thank you, Elburn!

    I want to thank the voters of Elburn for getting out to vote on Tuesday, April 7, and especially for entrusting the care of the village to myself and the other newly elected board members.

    • Posted April 23, 2009
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  • WCC offers free concerts

    Waubonsee Community College will present four free concerts in the auditorium of the college’s Sugar Grove campus, Route 47 at Waubonsee Drive. No advance tickets are required.

    • Posted April 23, 2009
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  • FVCC Students of the Month

    Kaneland High School students Patrick Brennan (Auto Technology II) and Cassie Wilson (Early Childhood I) were named Students of the Month for March 2009.

    • Posted April 23, 2009
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  • Elburn cadet spreads word about West Point

    West Point Cadet Nick Dieter of Elburn is among a select few students responsible for representing the military academy during visits to high schools nationwide.

    • Posted April 23, 2009
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  • When a dog sounds like a goose

    Like humans, canines and felines are susceptible to upper respiratory infections. Referring loosely to any cough in a dog, the term "kennel cough" is an actual condition caused by one or more organisms.

    • Posted April 23, 2009
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  • Local resident inducted into honor society

    Bryan Bodway of Elburn has been inducted into the Lambda Sigma Honor Society of NIU.

    • Posted April 23, 2009
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  • Wartburg Castle Singers to tour Brazil

    The Wartburg College Castle Singers of Waverly, Iowa, will present concerts throughout Brazil during the college's one-month May term.

    • Posted April 23, 2009
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  • Local resident earns scholarship from Xavier University

    Emily Kenkel of Elburn, the daughter of Pat and Christina Kenkel, accepted a trustee scholarship from Xavier University in Cincinnati.

    • Posted April 23, 2009
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  • Calvary Episcopal hosts plant, yard sale

    Calvary Episcopal Church will host its annual Plant and Yard Sale on Saturday, May 2, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at which time the church will also host an indoor Spring Showcase Vendor Show. Admission...

    • Posted April 23, 2009
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  • Sugar Grove UMC hosts annual spaghetti lunch benefit

    Sugar Grove United Methodist's Annual Spaghetti Benefit Lunch will be held Sunday, May 3, at the Sugar Grove Community House from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

    • Posted April 23, 2009
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  • Curves donates 4,000 pounds of food

    Curves of Geneva and its clients donated more than 4,000 pounds of food to the St. Peter Community Food Pantry.

    • Posted April 23, 2009
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  • Keith Beebe’s 2009 NFL Mock Draft

    The NFL Draft is a spectacle where teams get together to play Russian roulette in front of millions watching live television; throwing unnecessary amounts of money at their selections and sending die-hard, dedicated fans into angry, uncontrollable...

    • Posted April 21, 2009
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  • Bliss Road Closure Update

    The Kane County Department of Transportation begins major work on Monday, April 20 at the intersection at Bliss and Merrill roads. Bliss Road from Route 47 to Main Street Road will be closed to through traffic beginning...

    • Posted April 17, 2009
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  • Sugar Grove Police catch Jewel thief

    Timothy M. Fredericksen, 40, of the 2400 Block of N. Farnsworth, Aurora was arrested for felony retail theft at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 14 when Sugar Grove police caught him running from the Jewel Food store...

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Anderson asks Elburn department heads to resign

    Elburn's Village President-elect Dave Anderson said Tuesday he asked the village's four department heads-the police chief, administrator, public works director and community development director-to resign.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Troutman inducted into Hall of Fame

    Linda (Washburn) Hurry was 10 years old in 1985 when she began taking karate lessons at Rocky's DoJo and Gym. When she was a junior in high school, she became Rocky Troutman's first student to earn a...

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Nine charged after party is broken up

    Nine juveniles and adults were charged after Sugar Grove police, with assistance from the Kane County Sheriff's Department, broke up a party shortly after midnight on Saturday.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Dewey Dash to help library buy computers

    Town and Country Public Library's fifth annual Dewey Dash 5K run and 1K walk on Sunday, April 19, will honor former Friends of the Library member Kim Urquizu, who passed away last year.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Troop 7 celebrates 85 years

    March 1 was a day of celebration for Boy Scout Troop 7 in Elburn. An 85th anniversary dinner and Court of Honor was held at Kaneland High School and attended by nearly 200 people.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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