News – Member & Community Events

North Kane Express Office Shines at International Leadership Conference

Date: Apr 05, 2024

For Immediate Release:  North Kane Express Office Shines at International Leadership Conference  West Dundee, Illinois, April 05, 2024 — Express Employment Professionals of West Dundee took home honors at the staffing agency’s annual International Leadership Conference (ILC) in Denver, Colorado, according to Terri Greeno, North Kane Express franchisee.             The North Kane Express office was awarded… Read More »

Date: Apr 11, 2024


Administration Coordinator ~ All County Fox Valley Property Management

Date: May 01, 2024

We are seeking an Administration Coordinator to join our team! You will perform clerical and administrative functions in order to drive company success. Responsibilities: Draft correspondences and other formal documents Plan and schedule appointments and events Greet and assist onsite guests Answer inbound telephone calls Develop and implement organized filing systems Perform all other office… Read More »

CASA Kane County is currently seeking VOLUNTEERS!

Date: May 02, 2024

CASA Kane County is looking for more volunteers to help support children who need it through the foster care system. CASA Kane County is nonprofit volunteer organization advocating for the best interest of children in abuse and neglect situations throughout Northern Illinois. CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates/Guardian ad Litem) volunteers are specially trained to become… Read More »

Senator DeWitte’s Cleaning Supply & Toiletry Drive May 20 -24

Date: May 15, 2024

Senator Dewitte is  holding our Household Cleaning & Toiletry Drive May 20 – 24 to benefit Food for Greater Elgin and The Salvation Army Food Pantry in St. Charles.  Senator DeWitte will be collecting paper products, baby items, cleaning supplies and cosmetics.  These are items not supported by the SNAP program and there is always… Read More »

Thirsty Thursday Street Fest with Pino Farina Band

Date: May 23, 2024

Thirsty Thursday Street Fest will offer an evening of live music on the Stage by . Punchy bass lines, gritty guitar riffs, amazing feats of vocal dexterity all held together with a driving beat is a strong signature to Pino Farina Band’s sound. From The Beatles to the Black Crows, U2 to the Foo Fighters,… Read More »

The Wall That Heals

Date: May 24, 2024

In July of 2019 American Legion 679 and True Patriots Care had the honor of hosting ‘The Wall That Heals’, a ¾ scale replica of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington, D.C. We again have the honor of hosting this tribute this year, and will be the only location in Illinois hosting the VVMF ‘Wall… Read More »


Date: May 29, 2024

Join us for a presentation on how assisted living/memory support can be more affordable. Understand the costs of care, including coverage and how to maximize your financial resources to make it work. Lunch will be served!  FEATURING SPEAKER: KENT WALLBRUCH, CLTC, WITH LTC SOLUTIONS, LLC Presentation seating is limited. Join us for a tour following… Read More »

Village of Gilberts Community Day’s

Date: May 30, 2024

Community Days has something for everyone! There will be live musical entertainment on stage, free children’s activities including a petting zoo, a carnival full of rides and games, local food and drinks, a classic car show, and much more! ​ ​Oh and did we mention… admission is FREE! Thursday May 30th 6:00 PM – Sunday June… Read More »

1st Annual Baubles & Bubbles Jewelery Swap for Charity

Date: Jun 06, 2024

Let’s have some fun! I am excited to announce I will be hosting the 1st Annual Baubles and Bubbles Jewelry Swap for Charity Event at The Venue at Goebbert’s in Pingree Grove. I love getting women together and seeing how they empower and lift each other and thought this would be a great opportunity to… Read More »

Greek Fest 2024

Date: Jun 07, 2024

Greek Festival 2024 ELEVATE YOUR DINING EXPERIENCE Indulge in an exquisite selection of Greek dining options at St. Sophia Church Elgin Greek Fest. great community food, fun and dancing!  Greek Fest Friday TO-GO orders.  Authentic Greek food and pastries (cooked by our favorite chefs…our parishioners), an indoor Marketplace (featuring unique crafts and vendors), Music (live… Read More »

Floral Painting Workshop

Date: Jun 11, 2024

In this relaxed paint and sip night you will learn how to paint simple flowers and customize the design to your color choices. This class is for all levels all canvas is predrawn! Location: The Village Squire (West Dundee), 125 Washington St, West Dundee, IL 60118 Date and time: Tue, Jun 11, 2024 6:30 PM – 8:30… Read More »

Motor Monday’s ~ The Depot in East Dundee

Date: Jun 17, 2024

Come to East Dundee’s Family-Friendly Cruise Night! Open to Cars and Trucks – ALL Makes & Models Main gate entrance is on Barrington Avenue. FOOD OFFERINGS BY: Duke’s Blue’s N BBQ at the Caboose Looking for volunteers to help with participating vehicle greetings, traffic flow, parking, etc. If interested, please email The Midwest Racing… Read More »

BBQ in the “”PARK”-ING LOT

Date: Jul 04, 2024

  Come celebrate with Symonds-Madison on July 4th at 2 pm for a fantastic BBQ at 305 “PARK” Street’s “PARK”-ing lot! We’ll be grilling up some delicious hamburgers and hotdogs, along with chips and cookies. Don’t worry about bringing your own food – we’ve got you covered! See you there for some family fun!  Please… Read More »

Blind Flights Outdoor Craft Beer Tasting

Date: Jul 13, 2024

The Rotary Club of Carpentersville, Mornings invites you to  a picnic-style craft beer tasting in the park. You will vote on your favorites and award the best brewers with some valuable bragging rights. The beer will speak for itself, brewers will earn prestige and we will all be enlightened. We will also have food for sale… Read More »


Date: Jul 19, 2024

Join us on Friday, July 19th! ​The West Dundee River Challenge is back for it’s 8th year, once again hosting the first day of the Intelligentsia Cup 10-day bike race criterium. To complement a full day of racing, we will be hosting a community festival in the Old Town North neighborhood.  In Grafelman Park, the KidZone will feature… Read More »

Emmett’s BREWFEST & Adult Big Wheel Race

Date: Jul 20, 2024

Join Us On Saturday July 20th For Our 1st Annual BrewFest Featuring 7 Craft Breweries, Emmett’s Adult Big Wheel Race, Food Tents, Live Bands And Car Show. Event Kicks Off With A Car Show At 9:30am And Continues Throughout The Day With Exciting Entertainment, Cold Beer And Delicious Food.   SATURDAY JULY 20TH 9AM: CHECK IN… Read More »

Raceway Woods 5K/3K Run * Walk, Presented by Carpentersville Morning Rotary Club

Date: Aug 10, 2024

Register Today!  Pre Race Day Packet Pick Up ~ August 9, 2024 3P-6P: Main Street Bicycles: 39 E. Main St. Carpentersville, IL 60110 Race Site Location (physical address or intersection) The former Meadowdale International Speedway in Raceway Woods Forest Preserve: N/W Corner of Rte. 31 & Main St./Huntley Rd. Carpentersville, IL 60110 Race Day Registration and… Read More »