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Meacham Road construction vote could come in January
While Rolling Meadows Mayor Tom Rooney insists a majority of the city council supports expanding a rural-flavored stretch of Meacham Road to three lanes, an official vote on the plan will wait until at least January.
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Hear holiday favorites at Heartland Voices' Christmas concert
Heartland Voices, an Elgin-based adult choral ensemble, presents its 15th season Christmas program, "This Christmastide: Home is Where the Heart Is," on Dec. 14-15.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
critic talks lighting in Schaumburg
Daily Herald subscribers got to meet film critic Dann Gire and see his program "Enlighten Me!" all about movie lighting Tuesday night at Littman Bros.
Arlington Heights man sentenced for robbery
An Arlington Heights man, who admitted stealing $8,000 from a man he met through an online ad earlier this year, was sentenced to four years in prison Tuesday.
Kick off 2014 in free fitness classes at Schaumburg Park District
Schaumburg Park District will offer free Fitness Unlimited and Club 55 group fitness classes from Jan. 2 to 8. Land classes will be held at the Community Recreation Center, 505 N. Springinsguth Road, and Meineke Recreation Center, 220 E. Weathersfield Way.
Dermatologists share home remedies for dry skin
If you need a Winter pick-me-up, cloth masks are taking the beauty world by storm.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Handel's 'Messiah' singalong with Bravissimo group in Schaumburg
Dig out your music score - or borrow one - and come at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 21, to Lord of Life Lutheran Church, 119 West Wise Road in Schaumburg.
LGH volunteer program a boon for hospital and volunteers alike
Maria Neri, 37, of Niles, volunteers in the Childbirth Education Department at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, contributing more than 300 hours in two years.
District 54 names new asst. superintendent
The Schaumburg Township Elementary District 54 school board has appointed Erin Knoll as the district's new assistant superintendent for teaching and learning.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Hanover Twp., Cintas job fair Dec. 12
Hanover Township and the Cintas Corp. will co-sponsor a job fair, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12 at the Hanover Township Town Hall, 250 S. Route 59 in Bartlett.
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.