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Cookie care packages sweeten holidays for military

Dec 19 2014 | 1:54 pm - In 2004, Diane and Roger Ahrens started “Operation Sweettooth” to sweetly let U.S. military men and women know the country has not forgotten them or their sacrifices. Ten years that have passed and the East Dundee couple, who own...

Carriage rides added to Dickens in Dundee festival

Dec 02 2014 | 3:08 pm - The Dickens in Dundee festival may look easy and fun to put together every year, but it takes an army of volunteers and a dozen groups to make sure things go as smoothly as weather permits. The parade, the living windows, the breakfasts, the...

FISH Food Pantry hopes for turkey donations

Nov 12 2014 | 2:50 pm - This Thanksgiving, don’t expect to receive a frozen turkey from volunteers at the Carpentersville-based FISH Food Pantry. For the second year, the holiday’s centerpiece will not be given to needy families, said Mary Graziano, FISH...

Set afire or swept away: How the Dundees handle fallen leaves

Oct 29 2014 | 1:29 pm - Pretty leaves don’t stay pretty for long. Once they fall from the trees, they lose their awe and create work for homeowners who have to rake and dispose of them. In East and West Dundee, homeowners have options to make their fallen leaves go...

Dundee Township Rotary to throw special Halloween party

Oct 22 2014 | 1:54 pm - For the last 15 years, Dundee Township Rotary Club members have been hosting a Halloween party for disabled and terminally ill people. Many who have attended were children, but some special needs adults have also enjoyed the festivities.

New fire house to be dedicated Saturday

Oct 01 2014 | 2:23 pm - Gerard Dziuba reports on the new East Dundee fire station, which will host an open house starting at 10 a.m. Saturday.

East Dundee takes a bigger role in Heritage Fest

Sep 09 2014 | 2:22 pm - With East Dundee taking more of an active role in Heritage Fest, the three-day eventl, which starts Friday, Sept. 12, and spans both East and West Dundee, will be full of international food, more regional and local entertainment, and history lessons.

Sleepy Hollow corn roast will benefit Special Olympics

Aug 06 2014 | 1:12 pm - The Northern Fox Valley has a chance to give the Special Olympics Illinois a financial shot in the arm by attending the annual corn roast at Randy’s Vegetable Stand in Sleepy Hollow on Sunday, Aug. 10.

Repairs planned for West Dundee fountain

Jul 16 2014 | 3:08 pm - The fountain in West Dundee’s Grafelman Park will flow again. Village officials do not know when, but they hope it will be before Heritage Fest in September.

East Dundee to redevelop village hall, former firehouse

Jul 09 2014 | 2:40 pm - The lights are off at 115 Third St., the old East Dundee firehouse, and now it is up to village officials to decide how they will reconfigure the 63-year old building, so it can house their police department.

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