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Feds making new rules for senior drivers
Sandy Wiseman is reflected in the rearview mirror in Schaumburg, Ill. Jerry Wiseman and his wife, Sandy, took refresher driving classes to help them stay safe behind the wheel for many more years.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Free trade shop holds open house
Gifts of the World, a volunteer-run, free trade shop held at Christ Community Mennonite Church, 888 S. Roselle Road, in Schaumburg, will hold holiday open houses on Dec. 7 and Dec. 14. There will be free samples of fair trade coffee and Amish apple butter, peanut butter and strawberry-rhubarb butter.
3-year-old Huntley girl battles rare liver cancer
HUNTLEY – Lauren Felde didn't know what to think earlier this fall when she could feel a lump near the stomach of her three-year-old daughter Payton.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Program lets students be heroes, teaches healthy eating habits
Dressed as a superhero banana and superhero strawberry William Niedfeldt, 7, and Aidan Stuckemeyer, 7, pop bubbles to portray “fighting germs” Wednesday during a healthy eating program at Coventry Elementary School in Crystal Lake.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Former Schaumburg officer pleads guilty to misconduct
A former Schaumburg police officer who improperly kept a silver .22-caliber revolver a resident had turned in for disposal last April, pleaded guilty to official misconduct this week, court records show.
Salvation Army volunteers pack up holiday cheer
Volunteer Bob Dolan of Hinsdale, who works for Sprint in the Schaumburg area, packs canned vegetables into food boxes Wednesday as part of an effort to prepare more than 10,000 Christmas Christmas food boxes containing fresh potatoes, corn, green beans, cranberry sauce, yams, gravy and stuffing at the Salvation Army's Disaster Services Headquarters ... (more)
Breakthrough Technologies and Devices Revealed At Congress of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting
Schaumburg, IL, Dec. 4, 2013 - The Congress of Neurological Surgeons hosted a groundbreaking Innovation and Technology Symposium at its recent Annual Meeting in San Francisco.
At Grunt Style, 'hire a vet' isn't just a slogan
After nine years in the military, including deployment to Iraq in 2004 and 2005, Marine Corps veteran Timothy Jensen said it was a struggle to adjust back to being a civilian again.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Huntley parks to seek voter OK for new facility
This photo of DeKalb Park District's indoor, artificial turf facility illustrates what Huntley Park District would like to build, if voters approve the referendum question on the March ballot.
Try free Schaumburg fitness classes; help food drive
The Schaumburg Park District will offer free Fit to Give land and aqua Fitness Unlimited and Club 55 fitness classes from Monday, Dec. 16 to Friday, Dec. 20, at the Community Recreation Center and The Water Works, 505 N. Springinsguth Road; Meineke Recreation Center, 220 E. Weathersfield Way; and Schaumburg Tennis Plus, 1416 N. Payne Road.
Surveillance Cameras Capture Palatine Bank Robbery
More details have emerged from Monday's robbery at the Chase Bank at 825 W. Euclid Ave. in Palatine.
Ex-Holy Family pastor remembered as inspirational leader
The Rev. Patrick Brennan led Holy Family Parish in Inverness for 15 years, growing the congregation by more than 1,000 families and leading a building campaign that tripled the size of the campus and included adding a parish school.
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Spring Hill Mall debuts tablet workstations
In hopes of drawing people to Spring Hill Mall for reasons beyond shopping, mall leaders recently installed free Wi-Fi as well as 32 tablets with Internet access.
Yamazen Opens New Technical Center in Arizona
Yamazen Inc. , distributors of Brother, Matsuura, Mitsubishi, Mitutoyo and Takisawa machine tool and industrial equipment announced the opening of their newest Technical Center in Phoenix, Arizona.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Spree burgler gets 13 years in prison
A 28-year-old Elgin man pleaded guilty Monday to burglarizing 12 homes in Elgin, Streamwood, Schaumburg and Bartlett during a monthlong spree earlier this year.
Toys For Tots dinner in Schaumburg Dec. 12
The Woodfield Area Children's Organization will hold its 33rd annual Toys For Tots Holiday Celebration from 4 to 10 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12 at Chandler's, 401 N. Roselle Road, Schaumburg, inside the Schaumburg Golf Club.
Schaumburg Township librarians publish young adult novels
Both work at the Schaumburg Township District Library - Alessio is a teen librarian, while Miura works in public relations - and regularly review books, develop programs and sponsor author appearances.
Fittest Loser contestants still work at keeping weight off and staying fit
The Daily Herald and Push Fitness in Schaumburg once again have partnered to produce the annual "Fittest Loser Challenge."
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Days of the Dead: Chicago 2013
"Rowdy" Roddy Piper is in Indianapolis this weekend for the Days of the Dead convention, a convention that celebrates the stars of horror films and gives fans a chance to meet their favorite actors.
Stunned by the record-breaking 43 heroin deaths in DuPage County this year, the county board has set aside $100,000 for a public education campaign for preventing heroin use.