• Church news for Sept. 28

    A look through this week's church news and events.

    • Posted September 28, 2012
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  • Rita Marie Cotti

    Rita Marie Cottie, 64, of Elburn, passed away at Delnor Hospital in Geneva on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012, following complications after years of battling an auto-immune deficiency disease similar to Muscular Dystrophy.

    • Posted September 28, 2012
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  • Janice (Gibbens) McGary

    Janice (Gibbens) McGary, 81, of Aurora, passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012, after a short and courageous battle with leukemia. She was born on Dec. 31, 1930, in Hastings, Neb.

    • Posted September 28, 2012
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  • Mary Jean Myers

    Mary Jean Myers, 93, formerly of Sugar Grove, passed away Friday, Aug. 17, 2012, in Clarendon Hills, Ill. She was born Aug. 16, 1919, in Watseka, Ill., the daughter of Roy and Marguerite (Taliaferro) Stanton.

    • Posted September 28, 2012
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  • Crafters needs for Elburn Lions Club car show

    ELBURN—The Elburn Lions Club is seeking crafters for its All Wheel Car Show on Sunday, Oct. 7. and is looking for crafters.

    • Posted September 25, 2012
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  • Filing period for School Board candidates

    Nominating petition forms for the April 9, 2013, school board election in Kaneland Community Unit School District No. 302 are now available.

    • Posted September 24, 2012
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  • Waubonsee receives grant to help experienced workers find careers

    SUGAR GROVE—As part of a new grant-funded project, Waubonsee Community College will focus on helping individuals age 50 and older train for and transition to new careers.

    • Posted September 23, 2012
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  • Dray named a semifinalist in 2013 National Merit Scholarship Program

    KANELAND—Kaneland High School administration and staff would like to congratulate Katelyn Dray for being named a semifinalist in the 2013 National Merit Scholarship Program.

    • Posted September 22, 2012
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  • Local students earn Presidential Scholarships to North Central College

    NAPERVILLE, Ill.—Melissa Schmidt, an Elburn resident and Kaneland High School graduate majoring in elementary education, and Lauren Companiott, a Sugar Grove resident and Kaneland High School graduate majoring in psychology, recently earned Presidential Scholarships to North Central...

    • Posted September 22, 2012
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  • Local students participate in orientation program at Purdue University

    WEST LAFAYETTE, IND.—Eric Eichelberger and James Langeness of Elburn, and Megan Lindley of Sugar Grove, joined the Boilermaker community by participating in the annual Boiler Gold Rush program at Purdue University's West Lafayette campus.

    • Posted September 22, 2012
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  • Mruz, Huml to wed

    Linda and Dan Mruz of Gurnee, Ill., announce the engagement of their daughter, Erin Lynn, to Matthew Ryan Huml, son of Dan and Kathy Huml of Elburn. They will be married in the spring of 2013.

    • Posted September 22, 2012
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  • Diehl, Mancilla to wed

    Mr. and Mrs. Dale Diehl of Maple Park announce the engagement of their daughter, Jaclyn, to Joshua Mancilla, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Mancilla of Aurora.

    • Posted September 22, 2012
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  • School Board approves IGA with Maple Park

    KANELAND—Kaneland School Board members on Sept. 10 voted 6-0 to approve an intergovernmental agreement (IGA) with Maple Park in regard to land-cash and school impact payments.

    • Posted September 22, 2012
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  • Crawford, Block wed May 26, 2012

    Cliff and Maribeth Crawford of St. Charles are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Jennifer, to Dan Block, son of Doug and Edie Block of Pearl City, Ill., on May 26, 2012, at Eagle Ridge...

    • Posted September 22, 2012
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  • Mary Jean Myers

    Mary Jean Myers, 93, formerly of Sugar Grove, Illinois passed away August 17, 2012 in Clarendon Hills, IL. She was born August 16, 1919 in Watseka, Illinois, the daughter of Roy and Marguerite (Taliaferro) Stanton.

    • Posted September 21, 2012
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  • Elburn Station vote set for Oct. 15

    LBURN—The Elburn Village Board is scheduled to vote on the Elburn Station development on Monday, Oct. 15, but trustee Bill Grabarek doesn’t want to wait that long to voice his concerns about developer ShoDeen.

    • Posted September 21, 2012
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  • Consultant to fill in for village administrator

    ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board on Monday passed a resolution to hire administrative consultant Doug Elder to fill in while Village Administrator Erin Wilrett is on maternity leave.

    • Posted September 21, 2012
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  • Village Board votes to improve village website

    ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board on Monday approved a contract with CivicPlus to update and improve the village’s website.

    • Posted September 21, 2012
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  • Elburn Village Board approves Metra station vending machine

    ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board on Monday agreed to allow a vending machine selling pop and water to be installed inside the warming station at the Elburn Metra train station.

    • Posted September 21, 2012
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  • Experience

    Jonathan Hughes, a tenderfoot rank in Scouts, teaches Elio Rizzi how do to his campfire with marshmallows.

    • Posted September 21, 2012
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