News for Community

Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Fox River Arts Ramble Coming to the ValleyApril 13 & 14  February 19, 2019 – Fox River Arts, a collaborative group seeking to promote arts and culture in the Fox River Valley, is pleased to announce the 2nd Annual Fox River Arts Ramble, a two-day self-guided arts tour featuring numerous arts-related locations from Aurora to Elgin. The Ramble (a collaborative effort of the Fine Line Creative Arts ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community
Friday, February 15, 2019
ELGIN YOUTH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA (EYSO) TO HOST AUDITION WORKSHOP  Elgin, IL – Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra (EYSO) will host its first Audition Workshop, Sunday, February 24 in two identical sessions, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. and 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. in the Spartan Auditorium of the Elgin Community College Arts Center at 1700 Spartan Drive in Elgin. Led by Artistic Director Randal Swiggum, the workshop is ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
Monday, February 11, 2019
St. Charles Museum to Unveil Underground Railroad Exhibit  Community Invited to Exhibit Opening Tuesday Night  ST. CHARLES, Ill. (February 10, 2019) – The St. Charles History Museum will unveil its new Underground Railroad exhibit “Ordinary People - Extraordinary Actions” at a special grand opening event on Tuesday, February 12 at 5 p.m.  The exhibit centers around local folk artist and ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, February 11, 2019
                                             CONTACT:                                              Stephan Perrault                                              or Jody Ireland                                              Wellspring Creative                                              Communications                                              ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
Thursday, February 07, 2019
The State Bank of Geneva Honored for 115 Years of Service to the Fox Valley Community       GENEVA, Ill. - Feb. 6, 2019 - PRLog -- Founded in 1903, The State Bank of Geneva (SBG) received recognition for its 115 years of service, on November 15, 2018, from State Representative Steven A. Andersson of Illinois’ 65th Legislative District. Christopher P. Barton, President, CEO and Director of SBG ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Economic, Press Release
Tuesday, February 05, 2019
News Release:  Adeo Web Announces February 26 as date for Free eCommerce Seminar at St. Charles Chamber of Commerce!  Adeo Web, Inc., a St. Charles-based Information Technology company, will present a free seminar for local businesses on February 26, 2019, titled:  “Doing eCommerce Right – The Do’s, the Don’ts, the Benefits”  The event will feature experts in the field of Search Engine ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
Friday, February 01, 2019
Award-Winning Google Trusted Photographer Brad Lawrence of Fox Virtual Tours has created a new Google Virtual Tour of the Fox.Build MakerSpace/CoWorking/Tech Hub in downtown St. Charles. Fox.Build is celebrating its grand opening on Friday, February 1st. The new Google Virtual Tour uses Street View technology to showcase the interior of Fox.Build on Google Maps. In the virtual tour, viewers can ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, February 01, 2019
 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                       January 30, 2019Danielle Hollis danielle@waterstreetstudios.org                                                     Water Street Studios New Exhibitions Explore the “Earthly Delights” and “Eclecticism” of the Human Experience  Batavia, IL –Water Street Studios’ welcomes the work of three artists exploring the human ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
                             Tuesday, January 29, 2019    GREAT WESTERN FLOORING OPENS NEW FLAGSHIP LOCATION  Grand Opening Event Launches Naperville Design Center at 720 N. Washington Street, three blocks south of former store  Naperville, IL – On Thursday, January 31, Great Western Flooring is celebrating the A.R.T. of Flooring in an unprecedented way – the Grand Opening of its new ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
          CALL FOR ARTISTS  7th Annual Student Visual and Video Artist Gallery  The St. Charles Arts Council invites Student Visual and Video Artiststo submit their works for jurying in the 2019 Pop-Up Gallery  January 28, 2019 - The St. Charles Arts Council’s 7th annual Student Pop-Up Gallery, featuring the work of Student Visual and Video Artists, will run from Saturday, April 13 ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, January 24, 2019
Renz Addiction Counseling Center was awarded $20,000 from the Alfred Bersted Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee, in support of general operating to help provide substance use and compulsive problem gambling treatment and prevention education services. “The Alfred Bersted Foundation continues to be a valued community partner, and we appreciate the support the foundation has placed on ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
For Immediate ReleaseJanuary 22, 2019Karine Bauch, Director of Educationkarine@waterstreetstudios.org  Messenger Library and Water Street Studios Partner to Provide Free STEAM Art Classes to North Aurora Students  Starting in September 2019, Messenger Public Library will host Ripple Effect, a free STEAM (STEM + Art) course that will be eligible to all North Aurora and Aurora students, ages 8-12. ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, January 08, 2019
Save-the-Date for our 2nd Annual "Dine for Equine" Fundraiser, Saturday, February 23rd at the St. Charles Moose Lodge #1368, 2250 W. Rte 38, St. Charles, IL 60174. It's going to be a fun night with build-your-own tacos, baked potato bar, salad bar and chips and salsa. The cocktail bar opens at 4:30 pm and the build-your-own buffet is open from 5:00 pm-7:30 pm. TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Adults: ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, January 01, 2019
FREE Confidential and Professional Dementia Screening at Trinity Advocacy Group. For adults 18 years and older who worry about their memory function and are not ready to talk with their doctor or family about memory changes. We use the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA), in a confidential and professional environment. We can help ease your mind and educate you on possible causes for changes in ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release