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Kane County 4-H Foundation names 2015 scholarship recipients

ST. CHARLES—The Kane County 4-H Foundation recently selected its scholarship recipients for 2015, awarding $1,000 each to local 4-H members Brittany McCullough of St. Charles and Blake Sunderlage of Genoa, Ill. Scholarship recipients were selected on the basis of 4-H Youth Development program involvement, 4-H achievements, community service, school involvement and future plans in 4-H.… Keep Reading

Sugar Grove

Sugar Grove Park District seeks board candidates

SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Park District seeks to fill a seat on its Board of Commissioners. The board meets at 6 p.m. on the second Monday of each month. Candidates must be a qualified elector/registered voter. A person is not eligible to serve as park commissioner if that person is in arrears in the payment… Keep Reading

Sugar Grove

Sugar Grove seeks board trustee candidates

SUGAR GROVE—The village of Sugar Grove seeks to fill trustee Robert Bohler’s seat. In order to be considered to fill this seat, all interested persons are asked to submit a Board Member Interest Form. The form and additional information on the duties of a board member and statutory requirements can be obtained in person at… Keep Reading

Sugar Grove

Holiday in the Grove Committee seeks members

SUGAR GROVE—Holiday in the Grove Committee seeks additional members. The committee has already begun planning this year’s event, which will take place Saturday, Dec. 5. The residents of Sugar Grove and surrounding towns look forward to each year’s Holiday in the Grove event, and the committee has tried very hard to keep up the tradition.… Keep Reading


USMC Captain Lauzen to compete in World Championships

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO.—USMC Captain Ted Lauzen of Aurora won his division and placed seventh overall at the Modern Pentathlon National Championships at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo., on June 6. As an elite athlete for the United States Marine Corps, Captain Lauzen competes in the Modern Pentathlon, which is an Olympic sport… Keep Reading


June 18 Police blotter

The following reports were obtained from local police departments. The individuals charged with crimes are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Elburn • Reimar L. Adriano, 25, of the 6800 block of S. Francisco Ave., Chicago, was charged on June 12 at 5 p.m. with speeding (43 in a 25 mph)… Keep Reading

Regional/Sugar Grove

Waubonsee signs school psychology agreement

CHICAGO—The Chicago School of Professional Psychology (TCSPP) a nonprofit university that is one of the leading institutions devoted to psychology and related behavioral and health sciences, and Waubonsee Community College signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), which allows all active Waubonsee students who meet admissions requirements to transfer to The Chicago School’s online Bachelor of… Keep Reading


Volunteers needed as Adult Literacy tutors

AURORA—Waubonsee Community College’s Adult Literacy Project seeks volunteers to tutor adult students in reading, writing and speaking English. All training and materials are free. An online volunteer tutor training program will be available throughout the month of June. The flexible, individually paced curriculum includes readings and responses, and takes approximately eight to 10 hours to… Keep Reading


Elburn Days Craft Fair booth deadline extended

ELBURN—Still thinking of displaying your talents at the Elburn Days Craft Fair this August? The Elburn Chamber has extended the deadline for booth reservations. For more information or to have an application emailed to you, call the chamber office at (630) 365-2295 or visit www.elburn.com. This year’s Elburn Days Craft Fair will take place Friday,… Keep Reading

Laura Gampfer Opening Ceremony Palmer Cup 6-11-15-7
Golf/Regional/Sugar Grove

Rich Harvest Farms hosts the Palmer Cup

Arnold Palmer on hand for opening ceremonies SUGAR GROVE—Rich Harvest Farms in Sugar Grove last week hosted the world’s 20 best collegiate players to play in the Palmer Cup, the 18th annual Ryder Cup-style amateur tournament named in honor of the legendary Arnold Palmer. Adding to the excitement of the event, Palmer attended the opening… Keep Reading

Boys Basketball/Kaneland

Heading ‘West’

Kaneland’s Johnson new boys basketball coach at West Aurora MAPLE PARK—The West Aurora High School School Board approved the appointment of Brian Johnson as its new head boys basketball coach on Monday. Johnson had been the head boys coach at Kaneland High School for the past six years, where he won two conference championships and… Keep Reading

Letters to the Editor

Letter: Thank you to Girl Scout Troop 4843

On behalf of the Elburn Lions Club, I’d like to thank Girl Scout Troop 4843 of Sugar Grove for its generous donation of 2,213 books to the Elburn Lions for Literacy program. Troop 4843 consists of 11 Girl Scouts, and they organized a book collection at John Shields Elementary School from March to May 2015.… Keep Reading

Letters to the Editor

Letter: Farewell to the Elburn community

After 30 years of serving the community with Dr. Hansen at his dental office in downtown Elburn, as well as the past several months with Dr. Brej, I thought it was time for me to take a step back from the field and leave the practice. I want to make sure that I thank everyone… Keep Reading

Letters to the Editor

Letter: Thank you to Thatcher

On behalf of the Elburn and Countryside Fire Protection District, I would like to thank Gavin Thatcher of Campton Hills for all of his hard work at Station No. 2 in our Fire District. Gavin excels as a Boy Scout in Troop 80. As an Eagle Scout project, he came up with the idea, and… Keep Reading

Letters to the Editor

Letter: Knight Run canceled

The 2015 Knight Run, sponsored by the Kaneland Foundation, has been canceled. Due to the heavy rains that have occurred and will continue all week, the Kaneland Foundation must cancel the 2015 Knight Run scheduled for Friday, June 19. Course conditions would be treacherous at best, and we do not want to jeopardize the safety… Keep Reading

Letters to the Editor

Letter: Thank you for supporting our veterans

As the parent company of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans, Health Care Service Corporation is proud to partner with the Elburn American Legion Auxiliary Unit 630 to support and honor our veterans. In addition to distributing 1,000 poppies—graciously provided to us by the Elburn American Legion Auxiliary—among our five states (Illinois, Texas, Oklahoma,… Keep Reading

Sugar Grove

Introducing the Sugar Grove Herald

In a continual effort to better represent the Kaneland community and its municipalities, the Elburn Herald is proud to announce its new Sugar Grove Herald publication, which will debut on Thursday, July 2. A project with roots dating back to as far as 2001, the Sugar Grove Herald newspaper will devote the majority of its… Keep Reading

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