News

Results Found: 20
Monday, September 24, 2018
Wasco Nursery FALL FEST   Saturday and Sunday September 29 & 30 10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Wasco Nursery & Garden Center 41W781 Route 64 (6 miles west of Randall Road) St. Charles IL 60175 630-584-4424www.wasconursery.com   FREE Admission for Everyone All Games & Activities are FREE   Thomas the Tank Engine Train Rides Old Fashioned Hayrides Photo Op Spots Bouncy House Touch-A-Truck ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release, Economic, Fun Facts
Thursday, September 20, 2018
Live Art Series: The Nightmare Before Christmas Live Radio Play    Batavia, IL—Water Street Studios will host a special Hallowe’en presentation of The Nightmare Before Christmas, presented as an old time radio production – actors performing the script with live microphones and sound effects – staged by Top Banana Productions. The Nightmare Before Christmas is an adaptation of the 1993 animated ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, September 20, 2018
Water Street Studios Welcomes four New Board Members  Batavia, IL—Water Street Studios announces the appointment of four new members to its Board of Directors, including Kerri Ann Reavis, Maureen Gasek, Jessica Breugelmans, and Christopher Mortenson.  As a nonprofit arts center, our mission is to make the arts more accessible to the Fox Valley region and beyond. Our vision is to be a cultural ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Ecker Center for Mental Health and Renz Addiction Counseling Center today announced plans to affiliate their agencies to create a new, larger behavioral health agency to provide integrated services to community members in western Cook and central/northern Kane Counties as well as many Medicaid insured individuals in search of mental health services. Centered on a steadfast commitment to client ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, September 17, 2018
TriCity Family Services Seeking Barth Award Nominations  GENEVA, IL (September 17, 2018) – TriCity Family Services, Kane County’s leading provider of counseling and other mental health services to clients of all ages and income levels, is seeking nominations for the 2018 William D. Barth Award.   Established in 1985 to honor the memory of William D. Barth, a founder of TriCity Family Services ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Sunday, September 16, 2018
Edward Jones Financial Advisor Announces Grand OpeningRachel Schuck of the financial services firm Edward Jones invites the public to join her at a grand opening celebration. The event will begin at 4:30pm on Thursday, October 4th at her office at 451 Dunham Rd, Suite 100, St Charles, IL 60174."I am excited to be opening an Edward Jones office in Saint Charles, because I see a need for the type of ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, September 13, 2018
You have seen them while driving around Batavia, walked the Bulldog route throughout town, and taken photos…. Now it’s your chance to take one of the Bulldogs home! Purchase tickets today for the Bulldogs Unleashed Live Auction & Celebration on Saturday, September 15th. This year there are 30 Bulldogs and 15 are going to auction! Bulldogs Unleashed is a public art event that has placed decorated ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release, Community
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
                                    Plans in Place for 33rd Annual St. Charles Scarecrow Fest ST. CHARLES, IL (September 5, 2018) - The 33rd Annual St. Charles Scarecrow Fest will take place October 5 through 7, 2018 in downtown St. Charles.  The festival has once again been named one of Country Living Magazine’s “Top 22 Fall Festivals to Celebrate the Season”.   Attendees can look forward to ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release, Community, Economic
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Live Art Series Presents: Captain Ambivalent: Happy Fun Time At The ComplexEXTENDED TWO ACT DIRECTOR’S CUT!Photo provided by Dan Biemer.  "Captain Ambivalent’s catchy songs and clever insights will have you saying to yourself ‘oh yeah, that’s right’ before he moves on to the next part of his nerdy tale. A crowd-pleaser with an accordion, this show is definitely worth seeing…” – Elgin ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Water Street Studios New Exhibitions: "In the Marvelous Real" by Chris Hodge & Cynthia Hellyer Heinz and “Innocent Dawn” by Roger Carlson  Dempsey Family GalleryWater Street Studios’ Dempsey Family Gallery will be hosting the work of Cynthia Hellyer Heinz and Chris Hodge. This exhibition pairs the work of two artists with exquisite technical abilities that share a devotion to the exploration of ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, September 07, 2018
Let’s Talk about Milk, and Hunger   We may not all know this, but hunger is the world’s #1 health risk.  Hunger is not just a “world” issue, it happens right here in America.  1 in 6 adults faces hunger and in children, the number is even higher, 1 in 5.  These statistics are relevant in Illinois and even in Kane County.  Our neighbors are hungry.  Meanwhile, farm commodity prices, especially ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community, Economic, Education, Human Interest
Tuesday, September 04, 2018
In celebrating 57 years of community service, Renz Addiction Counseling Center is hosting its 11th Annual Epicurean Delight Fundraiser on October 20, 6:00-9:00 p.m., at the Chicago Marriott Northwest in Hoffman Estates. Community residents are invited to attend and enjoy gourmet fare, raffles, and an hour of improv comedy featuring GreenRoom Improv. GreenRoom Improv is an ensemble-based theater ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, September 03, 2018
NEWS RELEASE                                                                           ArtsFest | St. CharlesALL of the ARTS, ALL over TOWN  August 28, 2018, St. Charles, IL – The St Charles Arts Council, in partnership with the St. Charles Park District, presents ArtsFest | St. Charles – ALL of the ARTS, ALL over TOWN – from Friday, September 8 through Sunday, September 17.  The event features ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, Fun Facts, Press Release
Monday, September 03, 2018
NEWS RELEASE   The St Charles Arts Council Announces New Pop-Up Galleries Participating Artists and Opening/Artist Reception   The St Charles Arts Council is pleased to announce the opening of NEW Pop-Up Galleries – featured events of the 8th Annual ArtsFest | St. Charles.  The Arts-Fest Pop-Up Gallery – participating in the city-wide Gallery Crawl – will be opening at 311 North 2nd Street, ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Fun Facts, Community, Press Release
Friday, August 31, 2018
Savant Capital Management Launches Women’s Wealth InitiativeProgram to empower more women to pursue their best financial future  CHICAGO, Ill. (August 28, 2018) – Savant Capital Management, a nationally-recognized, fee-only wealth management firm headquartered in Rockford, Illinois, with additional locations in Chicago, Geneva, Hoffman Estates, Naperville, and Wilmette, today announced the ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Papers/Research, Political, Press Release
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Each September, Renz Center recognizes National Recovery Month to increase awareness and understanding of mental health and substance use disorders, and celebrate the individuals living in recovery. This year’s theme, Join the Voices for Recovery: Invest in Health, Home, Purpose, and Community, explores how integrated care, strong community, sense of purpose, and leadership contributes to ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMEDIA CONTACT                                            Guy Morgano                                                                                                                              VP of The PRIDE Stores630-791-8282gmorgano@thepridestores.com  THE PRIDE STORES JOINS FORCES WITH THE FOLDS OF HONOR  ST. CHARLES, IL -- September 7th at 10:00am at The PRIDE of St. ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Press Release
Monday, August 27, 2018
Random Acts DO Matter …  for So Many Reasons!Kimberly Lescelius  It’s the sigh of relief that rushes over you when a driver kindly invites you to change lanes as you’re struggling to make your exit. It’s the unexpected burst of positive energy gained when the customer in front of you generously buys your coffee, too. It’s the wave of gratitude you feel when you’re short on your grocery bill, and ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Monday, August 27, 2018
Can a “Flivver” Fly? Can a “Camel” Fly?   Come find out at the Wings and Wheels, Festival of Flight Air and Car Show on September 8th, 2018.  Fox Valley Aero Club is celebrating 100 years of automotive and aviation history. You will see many examples of both Antique Cars and Radio Controlled Model Airplanes.   Enjoy seeing 100 years of RC Model Aviation History as well as 100 year old historic ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, August 07, 2017
Savant Recognized Nationally as a Top Investment and Accounting Leader Industry trade publications release 2017 rankings of top RIA and CPA firms ROCKFORD, IL (July 31, 2017) – Savant Capital Management, a nationally-recognized fee-only wealth management firm headquartered in Rockford, IL, with offices in Chicago, Freeport, Geneva, Hoffman Estates, Naperville, Peoria, Sterling, and Wilmette, ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Economic, Press Release