Monday Mar 10
Streamwood teen helps raise funds for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals
Northern Illinois Scholarship Program Social Ambassador Queen 2014 Arielle Christopher, age 15, of Streamwood, served pancakes and greeted customers to help raise funds for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals at IHOP's National Pancake Day celebration held at IHOP Restaurant, 2250 Barrington Road, Hoffman Estates, on Tuesday, March 4. IHOP's ... (more)
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
Academy draws arts-minded students from across District U46 communities
Students in District U46 who show an interest in the fine arts have a place to learn and grow at Larkin High School in Elgin.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
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Fun with numbers
A growing campaign for a graduated income tax in Illinois could push more of the total tax burden onto some areas of the suburbs, where median incomes far outpace state averages, critics say.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Streamwood police release new surveillance footage of gas station murder suspect
Mark Welshemail@example.comPolice Chief James Keegan hopes the suspect's gait and mannerisms in the footage lead to new information on the fatal stabbing of 24-year-old Anandkumar “Andy” Jaiswal on March 16, 2013.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Kids learn to play hockey in Hoffman Estates
Evan Sher, 5, of Hanover Park, learns to stay up on his skates using an orange traffic cone at USA Hockey's annual Try Hockey For Free event at the Triphahn Center on Saturday in Hoffman Estates.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Hoffman Estates mayor touts new interchange, Sears Centre improvements
Hoffman Estates Mayor Bill McLeod gives his state of the village address to members of the Hoffman Estates Chamber of Commerce at the Sears Centre Arena Club.
Streamwood teen serves as honorary page in Illinois Senate
Arielle Christopher, 15, of Streamwood, received an opportunity to see the legislative process firsthand when she served as honorary page in the Illinois Senate at the State Capitol in Springfield Feb. 19. The Honorary Page Program allows students the opportunity to observe how bills are introduced, discussed and voted on before being delivered to ... (more)
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Join library's book discussion group from home
Meetings are at 7 p.m. the first Thursday of the month at the library, 1405 S. Park Ave., in Streamwood.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Annual show benefits cat health and welfare
Scott Nelson of Frankfort plays with his 3-year-old Norsestar Norwegian forest cat Zeesum at Lincoln State Cat Club's 54th annual CFA All-Breed and Household Pet Benefit Cat Show at Harper College on Saturday in Palatine.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Streamwood's Fireside Ale House off to a good start
Since opening in December on Barrington Road, Streamwood's Fireside Ale House has been bringing out big crowds for dinner and sports games with its menu, beer selection and service.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Harper College trustees approve tuition increase
As community colleges try to hold the line on student expenses despite declining support from the state, Harper College officials have signed off on a tuition increase tied to inflation.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
13-year prison term for Streamwood home invasion
A 21-year-old Streamwood man was sentenced to 13 years in prison Tuesday in exchange for his guilty plea to a 2012 home invasion in which he admitted using a bludgeon.
Creating a destination
The Village Links, a golf course in Glen Ellyn, Ill., has hosted 42 United States Golf Association and Professional Golfers' Association of America Tour qualifying events since it opened in 1967.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Elk Grove Village explores water source options
Elk Grove Village is trying to find a new, cheaper water source, even though the village is locked into a contract with Chicago for another decade.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Elgin Academy marks 175th anniversary
Elgin Academy junior Zainab Abbasi edits a project in her videography class. The school this month marks the 175th anniversary of its charter.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Have a Heart dinner in Elgin gives residents chance to help others
Helping to feed 700 of their friends and neighbors might not be the most romantic way for a couple to spend Valentine weekend.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Fire leaves Streamwood home with $40,000 in damage
The blaze started in a van parked in the driveway of the home on the 400 block of East Streamwood Boulevard.