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  • Sedgebrook Honors Veterans Nov 19, 2014 4:03 PM
    In a solemn and inspiring ceremony, Sedgebrook residents honored veterans today: those now living beside them at the Lincolnshire retirement community, those lost in the four wars during their lifetime and all those who served in our military and their families.

     
  • Help serve the community this Christmas Nov 18, 2014 2:29 PM
    The Humanitarian Service Project of DuPage County is calling for donations of new toys and nonperishable food to support underprivileged children and families through its annual Christmas Offering. It has been putting gifts under the tree for local children in need since 1979. This year, it is projected to serve 350 families with nutritious groceries as well as provide 1600 children and 125 seniors with Christmas gifts.

     
  • Washington official visits with Waubonsee students Nov 17, 2014 2:39 PM
    What defines a traditional college student? As Mark Mitsui, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Community Colleges for the U.S. Department of Education, sees it, the answer to that question has changed substantially in recent years — and community colleges have played a large role in that transition, serving as an educational launchpad for the hopes and dreams of many students who are parents, likely have work off-campus, may be veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces, or may even be the first in their family to ever attend college.

     
  • Jingle All the Way at Santa Hustle 5K: Comin’ to Town Saturday, Dec. 6th Nov 17, 2014 4:05 PM
    Join in on the jolly fun at the 6th annual Santa Hustle 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, December 6th starting at Chicago’s iconic Soldier Field. Race participants will be suited up with a Santa hat and beard-compliments of event producer Adrenaline Sports Management-along with a newly designed dri-fit Santa sweatshirt to boot!

     
  • Join ecumenical Thanksgiving worship Nov. 23 at Grace Nov 16, 2014 5:48 PM
    Grace Lutheran Church of Lily Lake will host an ecumenical Thanksgiving service at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23. Participating churches are Country Evangelical Covenant Church in Campton Hills, Lily Lake Congregational Church, Burlington United Methodist Church and Grace Lutheran.

     
  • Lake County 4-H Officer's Training 2014 Nov 14, 2014 3:33 PM
    Lake County 4-H Teens lead the annual officer training on November 11. Thirty five youth participated in a Parliamentary Procedure Jeopardy game created by Avni Patel, learned the importance of being a President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer taught by Maddie Currie, Abby Daniels, Charlotte Roberts and parent volunteer Robbie Roberts.

     
  • Fox Country Players to hold auditions for “A Night of Broadway” Nov 13, 2014 8:50 PM
    Fox Country Players will hold auditions on Sunday, Nov. 16 from 2 to 4 p.m. and Monday, Nov. 17 from 7 to 9 p.m. for a special event called “A Night of Broadway.”

     
  • NIU Jazz Lab Band releases DVD, performs semester’s final concert Nov 13, 2014 1:22 PM
    The Northern Illinois University Jazz Lab Band, directed by Rodrigo Villanueva, will perform its last concert of the fall semester at 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 17. The concert will feature NIU Jazz Studies faculty Reggie Thomas and Fareed Haque. The concert also will serve as the official release of the first Jazz Lab Band DVD.

     
  • CASA Kane County puts $25,000 grant to work for kids Nov 20, 2014 2:31 PM
    CASA Kane County, a local nonprofit organization that advocates for the best interests of abused and neglected children, was recently awarded a $25,000 grant from the UPS Foundation, the charitable arm of UPS. The grant will be used to recruit, train, and supervise community volunteers who serve as the Court Appointed Special Advocate and Guardian ad Litem for children who have been abused or neglected in the Kane County juvenile court system.

     
  • Albright Theatre hosts auditions for “The Mousetrap” Nov 11, 2014 8:42 PM
    Albright Theatre Company will hold auditions for “The Mousetrap” by Agatha Christie at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7 and Monday, Dec. 8. Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. Callbacks may be held at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 9, by invitation only.

     
  • Local author encourages children to stretch their imaginations Nov 11, 2014 9:57 AM
    Linda Brodine, St. Charles resident and children’s book author, has published a second volume of Quilt-Stories titled “Gramma, Please Tell Us More Stories!”

     
  • Kaneland High to stage murder mystery Nov 11, 2014 9:53 AM
    The Kaneland High School Theatre Department and director Christina Staker will present “The Butler Did It,” a murder-mystery comedy that spoofs English mystery plays with an American twist.

     
  • Join Agatha Crispy in “Murder by Indecision” Nov. 21-22 Nov 10, 2014 8:53 PM
    Performances of “Murder by Indecision” will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21, and Saturday, Nov. 22, in the Kaneland Harter Middle School Cafetorium. You get double the fun and double the suspense with this murder mystery comedy within a comedy. Age has caught up with Agatha Crispy, the world’s best known mystery playwright, as she attempts to crank out her newest and last manuscript. Senility is setting in and the words just don’t flow like they used to. Ignoring her pestering agent Ruth Less, Agatha sits down to write, wrestling with her characters and babbling to her imaginary friend Typy, the typewriter.

     
  • Grace Lutheran hosts rummage, bake sale Nov. 14-15 Nov 8, 2014 8:33 PM
    Members of Grace Lutheran Church of Lily Lake will host their annual Autumn Rummage Sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 14, and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 15. There will be many household items for everyone’s use, including many furniture items, seasonal decorations, Christmas lawn decorations, tools, workbench and riding lawn mower. Many items are $1.

     
  • Learn about wills, estates planning Nov. 16, 18 at Grace Church Nov 8, 2014 8:29 PM
    Grace Lutheran Church of Lily Lake will offer a Wills and Estates Planning presentation at noon Sunday, Nov. 16, and 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18. Do you know the difference between a will, a living will, and a trust? Which would work best for your situation? Have you named a guardian for your children in case something happens to you before they are grown up? Who should have power of attorney and how does it work? These are some of the questions that will be answered by Hampshire attorney and church member Cathy Reif.

     
  • ESO to perform “America’s Musical Treasures” Nov. 15-16 Nov 7, 2014 9:17 PM
    Andrew Grams will be returning on Nov. 15-16 to conduct the Elgin Symphony Orchestra’s concert, "America's Musical Treasures." Joining Maestro Grams and the ESO onstage will be pianist William Wolfram. This ESO concert will feature music from some of our nation’s favorite composers, including Aaron Copland, Rodgers and Hammerstein and Leonard Bernstein.

     
  • Fox Valley police reports Nov 6, 2014 4:17 PM
    Don W. Chapman of Murray, Iowa, was charged Wednesday with possession of a controlled substance containing amphetamine in Elgin, court records show. His bail was set at $50,000 in Kane County bond court and his next court date is Nov. 19.

     
  • Tri-Cities police reports Nov 6, 2014 4:17 PM
    Michael F. Gruesen, 23, of St. Charles, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and DUI with a blood alcohol concentration of .08 or greater after authorities were called to the 1300 block of Simms Street near Aurora at 5 a.m. Sunday for a parked sport utility vehicle with a driver sleeping inside, according to a sheriff’s report.

     
  • Friendship Village has received the Village of Schaumburg’s Most Improved Landscaping /Residential Award Nov 4, 2014 11:37 AM
    Friendship Village has received the Village of Schaumburg’s Most Improved Landscaping /Residential Award

     
  • NIU Law Health Advocacy Clinic opens its doors in Aurora with dedication ceremony Nov 4, 2014 7:35 PM
    Northern Illinois University College of Law officially opened the doors to its new Health Advocacy Clinic in Aurora at Hesed House Community Resource Center. Representatives from NIU Law and the city of Aurora, as well as alumni, students and faculty from the school celebrated the opening of the school’s new clinic with a dedication ceremony on Oct. 30.

     
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