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Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Random Acts Matter (RAM) Awards Scholarships for Two Graduating High School Seniors, St. Charles, Illinios Random Acts Matter (RAM), a 501© 3, is pleased to announce the recipients of their 2018 Random Acts Matter Scholarship Award to:                                                         Daniel Maisch, St. Charles East High School                                                         Claire ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, April 23, 2018
The 3rd Annual Blues & Roots on Water Street Festival Cooks Up Some Tasty Talent​The 2018 Blues & Roots on Water Street Festival is set for Saturday, June 9th from 6:00 pm to midnight. The event will take place at the Kiss the Sky and WaterStreet Studios complex, 160 S. Water St, Batavia, IL. The festival is a one-day, two-stage, five-act, indoor, limited-ticket intimate festival, featuring some ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Economic, Fun Facts
Monday, April 23, 2018
Tax Season is finally over. Of course, how much you pay in taxes depends on a variety of factors, many of which you can’t control. But you might give some thought to how you can manage your investment-related taxes. Here are some suggestions to consider: Contribute to your employer’s retirement plan. If your employer offers a 401(k) or similar plan, such as a 403(b) or 457(b), contribute as ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, April 19, 2018
St. Charles, April 19 – International guitar virtuoso Fareed Haque will appear in concert Saturday, May 5 at 7:30 p.m., in the theater of the Norris Cultural Arts Center, marking the conclusion of The Norris’ 40th Anniversary Season.  Steeped in classical and jazz traditions, Fareed Haque possesses a unique command of the guitar and multiple musical styles. His performances are characterized by a ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Human Interest
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Basic care of a smalll chicken flock    Immediate ReleaseContact: Jerome Johnson (630) 584-8485E-Mail: info@garfieldfarm.org or www.garfieldfarm.orgBackyard Chicken Workshop at Garfield Farm Museum        CAMPTON HILLS, IL      On Sunday, April 28th at 1 pm, Garfield Farm Museum will host an ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest
Monday, April 16, 2018
April 22 is Earth Day. First observed in 1970, Earth Day has evolved into an international celebration, with nearly 200 countries holding events to support clean air, clean water and other measures to protect our planet. As an investor, what lessons can you learn from this special day?  Consider the following: Avoid “toxic” investment moves. Earth Day events show us how we can help keep ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Papers/Research, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, April 13, 2018
Classic Cinemas is asking for ideas on painting our empty framed mural. Submissions are to be emailed to contests@classiccinemas.com. This is open to high school or college students and submissions are due by May 18, 2018. For details on how to submit an idea, contact Charlestowne Cinema 18.
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Friday, April 13, 2018
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, April 09, 2018
If you’re a gardener, your busy season is at hand, as April has been designated National Garden Month. But could the skills you deploy at gardening be transferred to other areas of your life – such as investing? Here are a few ideas for doing just that: Establish a timeline. As a gardener, you typically follow a well-defined timeline. You need to get the soil ready a few months before you want ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Education
Thursday, April 05, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 3, 2018Danielle Hollis danielle@waterstreetstudios.org  Water Street Studios New Exhibitions: “A Journey of New Beginnings” by Kerri Ann Reavis and “Seeing Through Masks" by Gordon Parker  Water Street Studios’ Dempsey Family Gallery will feature the work of Kerri Ann Reavis in a solo show titled “A Journey of New Beginnings.” Kerri Ann will be displaying a wide ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Education, General News Article
Monday, April 02, 2018
Every month, you pay your mortgage. And, depending on your circumstances, you may be able to afford to put in additional payments – perhaps sizable ones. But should you? Or, if you really have the extra money, should you invest it? Initially, you might think it would be quite nice to rid yourself of that mortgage sooner, rather than later. But is it really the burden it seems? Actually, you ...read more
Categories: Education, Papers/Research, Community, Chamber, Economic, General News Article
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Media Contact: Alissa Stevens, Fishman Public Relations, (847) 945-1300, astevens@fishmanpr.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Money Mailer Entrepreneurs Honored with Prestigious Recognition at Yearly Conference Mark and Sharon Spero earn President’s Club recognition for Outstanding Achievements in 2017 St. Charles, Illinois – Money Mailer, a leader in the U.S. direct mail marketing industry, is proud ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Water Street Studios Hosts “Three Artists, Three Residences: An Artist TalkWhat does it mean to be a resident artist? Hear three unique perspectives from Georgia Schwender, Jim Jenkins and Lindsay Olson as they share their experiences about the collision between the natural world and the art studio.   Georgia Schwender studied the restored tallgrass prairie and created complex cyanotypes of the ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
 Event:                  13th Annual Touch-A-Tractor                               A full day of family fun, $5  Where:                Front lawn of the Kane County Farm Bureau                               2N710 Randall Rd (Randall Rd at Oak Street), St. Charles, IL 60174  When:                  Friday, April 6                    12pm – 4pm                               Saturday, April 7 ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Community
Monday, March 26, 2018
If you’re in your twenties or thirties, you might be starting to focus more on investing to reach your financial goals. Because of this, you also may be more attuned to moves in the financial markets.   Depending on your age, you may have only experienced the bull market of the past nine years, so you might not know what to expect – or how to respond – whenever the next bear market strikes. Of ...read more
Categories: Economic, Education, General News Article, Papers/Research, Community
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
April is Alcohol Awareness Month, and this year’s theme, “Changing Attitudes: It’s not a ‘right of passage’”, is a national grassroots effort to draw attention to the many opportunities individuals, families, and communities have to educate young people on the dangers of alcohol use.             “Kids drink for a lot of reasons, many times due to social pressure and the need to fit in with their ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest
Friday, September 22, 2017
St. Charles, IL - Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois (GSNI) and Pheasant Run Resort are joining together to take fundraising to new heights through Over the Edge on Friday and Saturday, June 1-2, 2018! Over the Edge is a unique fundraising event, providing participants the thrilling opportunity of rappelling down a building in an exciting environment. GSNI is excited to announce a partnership ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Monday, August 07, 2017
Savant Recognized Nationally as a Top Investment and Accounting Leader Industry trade publications release 2017 rankings of top RIA and CPA firms ROCKFORD, IL (July 31, 2017) – Savant Capital Management, a nationally-recognized fee-only wealth management firm headquartered in Rockford, IL, with offices in Chicago, Freeport, Geneva, Hoffman Estates, Naperville, Peoria, Sterling, and Wilmette, ...read more
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