• Thorson brings lumber, Knights bring the hurt to DeKalb, YHS

    KANELAND—If only Bobby Thorson wasn’t able to throw a complete game and hit a grand slam on April 20, the Knights-Barbs clash on the diamond would have been much closer.

    • Posted April 28, 2011
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  • Soccer regains footing against NIB-12 West

    KANELAND—At a point where Kaneland soccer was looking for something, anything to get back in the win column, Thursday and Saturday, the Lady Knights found it.

    • Posted April 28, 2011
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  • A winning ‘Cru’

    The Crusaders, part of Kaneland United Soccer Clubs U12 Girls action, took second place in their Session 2 indoor league in Dekalb.

    • Posted April 28, 2011
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  • Lady Knights sweep Dixon

    KANELAND—Only one way to make any headway on spring cleaning. If you're KHS softball, get out the brooms. That's exactly what the Lady Knights did in a pair of doubleheader wins over host Dixon High School on Saturday.

    • Posted April 28, 2011
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  • Elburn Herald sports section’s 3rd Annual 2011 NFL Mock Draft

    by Keith Beebe and Mike Slodki

    • Posted April 28, 2011
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  • Guest Editorial: Vaccine—preventable diseases still cause illness

    Each year, thousands of children become ill from diseases that could have been prevented by basic childhood immunizations. Countless more miss time from day care and school because they are under-immunized or inappropriately immunized.

    • Posted April 28, 2011
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  • Letter: St. Gall centennial

    St. Gall Catholic Church, Elburn, would like to thank the village of Elburn for recognizing our church and our centennial anniversary this year by presenting the church with an Official Proclamation.

    • Posted April 28, 2011
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  • Letter: Thanks to supporters

    A heartfelt, but humble, Thank you to all the folks who encouraged and supported me through the election process and honored me with their vote on April 5.

    • Posted April 28, 2011
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  • Mary Gould Mitchell

    Mary Gould Mitchell, 84, of Bradenton, Fla., formerly of Elburn, passed away April 14, 2011, at the Braden Care Center in Bradenton.

    • Posted April 28, 2011
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  • Sharon E. Babros

    Sharon E. Babros, 60, of Maple Park, died on Monday, April 25, 2011, in her residence. Born on June 5, 1950, in Kenosha, Wis., she was the daughter of Edward and Martha (Schindler) Babros.

    • Posted April 28, 2011
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  • Suicide Prevention Services seeks volunteers

    Batavia—Suicide Prevention Services is seeking hotline volunteers to help reduce and eliminate suicide and suicide attempts.

    • Posted April 26, 2011
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  • LivingWell Bridge Walk

    GENEVA—LWCRC will hold its sixth annual Bridge Walk to raise awareness and funds for the organization’s 50 programs and services.

    • Posted April 26, 2011
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  • Paul Davis Restoration of Kane, Kendall, West Cook counties announces scholarship

    AURORA—Jack O'Connell, owner of Paul Davis Restoration of Kane, Kendall, and West Cook Counties, has announced that his company will support local firefighters by sponsoring a scholarship award.

    • Posted April 26, 2011
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  • Successfully stop smoking

    SPRINGFIELD—The Illinois Tobacco QUITLINE has added weekend hours for the first time and expanded its daily hours of operation until 11 p.m. to provide more opportunities for Illinoisans trying to quit smoking.

    • Posted April 25, 2011
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  • Life after Cancer presentation

    Geneva—The LivingWell Cancer Resource Center will offer a panel discussion led by five cancer survivors, who will address the issues that each one of them faced once their treatment ended and how they dealt and are still...

    • Posted April 25, 2011
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  • Public hearing notice for zoning ordinance text amendment

    Elburn—A public hearing will be held before the Elburn Planning Commission on Tuesday, May 3, at 7 p.m. at Village Hall, located at 301 E. North St.

    • Posted April 25, 2011
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  • County sets property tax bill due dates

    Kane County—Kane County Treasurer David J. Rickert announced this week that taxpayer's 2010, payable 2011, property tax bills will be mailed out on or before Tuesday, April 26.

    • Posted April 24, 2011
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  • Inspiration from ‘Biggest Loser’ leads to ‘Real’ success

    Maple Park—Back in 2005, you might find Debbie Pitstick sitting on the couch. Today you'll most likely find the Maple Park resident at the gym. From “before” to “after,” Pitstick lost 80 pounds over the course of five...

    • Posted April 24, 2011
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  • Delnor’s Giving Tree helps make reading fundamental

    Geneva—For the month of April, Delnor’s Giving Tree will collect books for all ages and donate them to both Lazarus and Hesed houses.

    • Posted April 24, 2011
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  • State announces loan program for farmers

    Illinois—llinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford on Monday 18 announced a low-interest loan program for farmers in conjunction with the Illinois Farm Bureau.

    • Posted April 24, 2011
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