Friday Dec 6
Local Starbucks Stores Participating in 'Giving Tree' Program
Nearly a dozen Starbucks locations in Lake and Cook Counties are participating in a "Giving Tree" program with CASA Lake County.
Girls Night Out raises $10,000 for Palatine senior center
More than 230 girlfriends, mothers and daughters enjoyed an evening of food, drinks, shopping and getting pampered at the eighth annual Girls Night Out fundraising benefit for the Palatine Township Senior Center.
Black Friday Shopping: Local Mall, Major Retailer Hours; Advertisements, Deals
Huntley Outlet Center, 11800 Factory Shops Boulevard in Huntley, will be closed on Thanksgiving, Nov. 28. Select stores will open at midnight on Black Friday, Nov. 29, while the remaining stores will open at 7 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. The outlet center will reopen at 8 a.m. on Nov. 30. Full hours are listed on the outlet center's website.
Palatine to Get Portion of Deer Park Sales Tax
The Palatine Village Council this past week agreed to supply a new retail development in Deer Park with its water and will in exchange get 20 percent of the sales tax from that development, according to the Daily Herald.
Make Thanksgiving Centerpieces, Recycle Electronics
A Very Merry Birthday Party Author Lise Marinelli will read from her children's book, Merry Birthday, and sign copies Friday night at Barnes & Noble in Deer Park.