Wasco Nursery April 2015-16
 

Elburn Herald | Sugar Grove Herald

 
Ream’s through May 2015
Category archive

Sugar Grove - page 8

Sugar Grove

Sugar Grove aggregation program yields savings

SUGAR GROVE—In 2011, voters approved a referendum allowing the village of Sugar Grove to bid for a provider for electricity village wide. This program of bidding for electric service is referred to as a “municipal aggregation,” or simply an aggregation program. Sugar Grove’s aggregation program savings, based on actual usage, was over $1 million with… Keep Reading

3.
Kaneland/Sugar Grove

‘Pwnage’ robot a hit at middle school

Photo: Kaneland students and 2451 Robotics Team members include Elburn resident Triston Powell (left to right), 16, and siblings Alyssa, 18, and Charles Faulkner, 15, of Aurora. Photo by Lynn Logan KHS students bring robot to Harter Middle School KANELAND—Harter Middle School recently had a unique visitor grace its main stage: a robot. And not… Keep Reading

Sugar Grove

SG Corn Boil Medallion discovered in record time

SUGAR GROVE—This year, the Sugar Grove Corn Boil Medallion was found in record time. The medallion was only hidden for around a week before Barbara Larsen, an employee of the Sugar Grove Park District and a longtime Sugar Grove resident, found the medallion last Friday on June 6. Larsen cleans the grounds of the Sugar… Keep Reading

Sugar Grove

Corn Boil vendor booths available

SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Corn Boil announced there are still vendor booths available for the festival, which takes place July 25-27. Booths are 10×10 feet. Corn Boil representatives reserves the right to place vendors wherever they deem appropriate, in the best interest of the Corn Boil. However, requests to be placed on asphalt or lawn… Keep Reading

007
Sugar Grove

Comfort Tech Cooling arrives in Sugar Grove

Photo: Matt Dillenburg, along with his wife Melissa, will be moving their family-owned business to Sugar Grove after opening a temporary location in Aurora in October 2013. Photo by Patti Wilk SUGAR GROVE—Matt and Melissa Dillenburg, longtime residents of Sugar Grove, started their family-owned business, Comfort Tech Cooling, in October 2013. As a heating, ventilation… Keep Reading

Ruggie Mugshot
Sugar Grove

Former Sugar Grove bank employee admits to theft

SUGAR GROVE—After completing an external bank audit this year, the American Heartland Bank of Sugar Grove discovered that it was missing a large sum of cash. “Typically, banks will bring in an external auditor to review their finances and count their cash on hand,” said Sugar Grove Police Chief, Pat Rollins. “That’s when American Heartland… Keep Reading

Sugar Grove

Corn Boil Committee offers 2 scholarships

SUGAR GROVE—Two $500 scholarships are being offered by the Sugar Grove Corn Boil committee to honor longtime Corn Boil officer and committee member Donna Marcus. One scholarship will go to a female, and one to a male. The scholarship application deadline is Friday, June 13. It will be presented to the winner at the Corn… Keep Reading

Sugar Grove

Sugar Grove talks road improvements

SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday discussed the road improvement plans that it has for this summer. Public Works Director Tony Speciale brought to the board’s attention the plan to improve Heartland Drive. “We are planning on patching the north part of Heartland, and the south half will be resurfaced,” Speciale said. “There… Keep Reading

Sugar Grove

Board approves water service, sewer rate increases

MAPLE PARK—The Maple Park Village Board on Tuesday approved an increase in the village’s water service and sewer rates. The approved item will raise the basic user charge for water services to $10.42 per 2,000 gallons a month. Any water used over 2,000 gallons will be an additional $5.21 per 1,000 gallons. On top of… Keep Reading

Sugar Grove

Village cautions residents regarding storm damage repair

SUGAR GROVE—The hail storm that struck locally on Tuesday, May 20, pelted sections of Sugar Grove and caused roof and siding damage, as well as severe damage to vehicles. Numerous salesmen looking to do roof and siding repairs came to the Sugar Grove area following the storm, and many of them went door-to-door without a… Keep Reading

Sugar Grove

Bank on it

A groundbreaking for American Heartland Bank took place May 19, with an anticipated opening set for the spring of 2015 at the southwest corner of Wheeler Road and Route 47 in Sugar Grove. The larger building will be more visible from Route 47 and accomodate the bank’s growing staff. Sugar Grove officials were in attendence… Keep Reading

Color Guard members from Elburn American Legion Post No. 630 lead Elburn Cub Scout Troop 107, Elburn Boy Scout Troop 7 and a host of other parade participants on a short trek from Elburn Lions Park to Blackberry Cemetery for the start of the Elburn Memorial Day Ceremony.

Photos: Memorial Day blessings

Photos from around our towns on Memorial Day. Photos by Natalie Juns, Lynn Logan and Patti Wilk Color Guard members from Elburn American Legion Post No. 630 lead Elburn Cub Scout Troop 107, Elburn Boy Scout Troop 7 and a host of other parade participants on a short trek from Elburn Lions Park to Blackberry… Keep Reading

20140424_163909
Sugar Grove

Family seeks funds for autism service dog

SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove resident Jason Mann looks at his son Marshall and sees joy contagious to those who are around him. “Immediately, he’ll walk into a room and want to give people hugs and smile,” Jason said. “Like with the rest of us who are older in life, there’s no pessimism whatsoever. He’s still young… Keep Reading

Sugar Grove

Corn Boil Committee offers two scholarships

SUGAR GROVE—Two $500 scholarships are being offered by the Sugar Grove Corn Boil committee to honor longtime Corn Boil officer and committee member Donna Marcus. One scholarship will go to a female, and one to a male. The scholarship application deadline is Friday, June 13. It will be presented to the winner at the Corn… Keep Reading

071
Sugar Grove

Michels presents ‘new frontier’ with village address

Photo: Sugar Grove Village President Sean Michels addressed attendees at “The New Frontier,” Sugar Grove State of the Village Address May 7 at Waubonsee Community College. Photo by Patti Wilk SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove Village President Sean Michels on May 7 gave his State of the Village Address, “The New Frontier,” at Waubonsee Community College in… Keep Reading

Regional/Sugar Grove

Hultgren bringing office to 14th District constituents

Sugar Grove among selected locations WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Representative Randy Hultgren (IL-14) recently announced that staff members from his Geneva office will be traveling throughout the 14th Congressional District during the month of May to meet with constituents. These meetings are on top of the many meetings he will hold with constituents during the district work… Keep Reading

2.
Sugar Grove

Photos: Yoga for youngsters

Peak for Kids presented Kristen Dresler, creator of Generation Strong and Confidence Workshop on May 4 at the Sugar Grove Community House. The girls, ages ranging from 8 to 12, learned basic yoga and feasted on a buffet of many healthy fruits. Sammy Dunne (right), 8, of Elburn, in “Seated Twist” yoga pose. Keep Reading

DSC_0379
Sugar Grove

Sugar Grove bids farewell to Chief Kunkel

Photo: Sugar Grove Fire Protection District Chief Marty Kunkel (right) poses with brother David, the assistant chief of the Aurora Twp. Fire Department. Photo by Natalie Juns SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Fire Department on April 30 held an open house retirement party for Chief Marty Kunkel. Members from all ranks of the Fire Department, as… Keep Reading

SyntekExifImageTitle
Sugar Grove

Rawers honors veterans with Eagle Scout project

SUGAR GROVE—Philip Rawers, a Kaneland High School junior and a Troop 7 Senior Scout, completed his Eagle Scout Service Project the weekend of April 26. After reading about the Sugar Grove Veteran’s Park in the the Sugar Grove Informer, Rawers decided he wanted to help beautify and improve the park in honor of the veterans.… Keep Reading

1 6 7 8 9 10 67
Go to Top