5 hrs ago
Calvin men's tennis edged by Albion 5-4
For the fourth consecutive conference match, Calvin was defeated 5-4 - this time by Albion at Calvin's Strikwerda Tennis Courts Friday afternoon.
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13 hrs ago
Cary establishes new salary schedule for employees
CARY – As part of a recent review of the village's employee handbook, salary plan and job descriptions, village officials have come up with a new salary schedule, which could lead to as much as $30,000 in new costs for the village.
19 hrs ago
Moving Picture: Hoffman Estates man portrays Jesus every Good Friday
For the past twelve years, tens of thousands have watched and walked with Alvarado, who portrays Jesus in the final moments of his life before his crucifixion.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Schaumburg Township Mental Health Awareness Fair
The Schaumburg Township Mental Health Committee and Township Board of Trustees are hosting their 2nd annual Mental Health Awareness Fair on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 from 2-6 p.m., at Schaumburg Township, 1 Illinois Blvd., in Hoffman Estates.
Variety of Children's Programs Coming to Schaumburg Township District Library
Comedy, magic, stories and more are coming in April and May to the kidsZone of the Schaumburg Township District Library, 130 S. Roselle Rd., Schaumburg.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
'Cupcakes for Autism' at Conant H.S. April 26
The Autism Society of Illinois is partnering with Conant High School's student clubs for Cupcakes for Autism and Special Olympics, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 26 at the school, 700 E. Cougar Trail in Hoffman Estates.
Palatine library director retiring in August
Susan Strunk, who has been at the library since July 2007, will retire in August, ending a 26-year career in libraries.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Hanover Township lauds Hoffman Estates doctor
Hanover Township has recognized a Hoffman Estates doctor who provides free colonoscopies to low-income residents with the first Trisha L. Simon award.
Safe driving pays off for pair of high school seniors
Elk Grove High School senior Yanni Gaglos had a good feeling Tuesday as he walked into Concorde Banquets in Kildeer.
Hoffman Estates Improvement Day April 26
Hoffman Estates Village Improvement day returns this month. To prepare open spaces for spring enjoyment, the Hoffman Estates Sustainability Commission is sponsoring the event from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 26. The village has identified various parks and natural areas for cleanup activities.
Palatine Park District Presents Chicago Skyliners Big Band
Palatine Park District presents Chicago Skyliners Big Band in a musical matinee event on Sunday, April 27 at 3:00pm.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
French dining in Hoffman Estates April 24
Join Hoffman Estates' Sister Cities Commission for its 17th annual French dining evening, "Soiree Culinaire -- Discovering French Delicacies," from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday, April 24 at The Stonegate Conference & Banquet Centre, 2401 W. Higgins Road.
The Week in Pictures
Woodland Middle School seventh grader Bradley Wilinski was superintendent for a day on Tuesday.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
It's construction season again on area streets and roads
Both "for sale" and "for rent" signs have been posted at the former JB's Pub at McLean Boulevard and Lillian Street in Elgin.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Garage fire spreads inside Barrington home
A fire that started in the garage of a Barrington home Wednesday afternoon spread inside, damaging the attic, fire officials said.
Flamm urges abolition of Palatine Township Road District
Matt Flamm, Palatine Township Democratic Committeeman, spoke at the Palatine Township Annual Town Meeting on Tuesday, April 8th.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Residents picket Montessori School planning new site
Residents of an unincorporated neighborhood between Hoffman Estates, Inverness and South Barrington picketed outside Montessori School of North Hoffman Tuesday to protest plans for construction of an associated school at the intersection of Ela Road and Hickory Lane.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Men plead guilty to 2012 Hoffman Estates armed robbery
In exchange for his guilty plea Friday, Tehron M. Sweet, 21, was sentenced to 15 years in prison.
Schaumburg Township 2nd Annual Community Shred & Electronics Recycling Day
Schaumburg Township Clerk Timothy M. Heneghan and Board of Trustees are hosting a Community Shred & Electronics Recycling Day on Saturday, June 7, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Schaumburg Township parking lot at 1 Illinois Blvd., in Hoffman Estates.