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Monday, November 20, 2017
Chamber to honor six volunteers at Community Thanksgiving Luncheon Elgin, IL – In the spirit of the season, the Elgin Area Chamber will give thanks to six outstanding local volunteers at its annual Community Thanksgiving Luncheon on Tuesday, November 21 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Elgin Community College, 1700 Spartan Drive, Building E. Sponsored by Northwestern Medicine, this cherished ...read more
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Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Elgin, IL-  On Thursday, November 16, Elgin will be one of the participating field study locations for the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s PastForward Conference to be held in Chicago. The conference is the leading educational and networking event for individuals interested in the field of preservation.   The Elgin field study, titled “Working Around the Clock to Preserve the ...read more
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Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Elgin, IL – In the spirit of the season, the Elgin Area Chamber will give thanks to six outstanding local volunteers at its annual Community Thanksgiving Luncheon on Tuesday, November 21 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Elgin Community College, 1700 Spartan Drive, Building E.Sponsored by Northwestern Medicine, this cherished annual non-denominational event which celebrates Elgin’s non-profit ...read more
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Wednesday, November 08, 2017
Celebrating its sixth performance season, Ballet 5:8 brings its popular film/dance hybrid production inspired by  Nathaniel Hawthorne’s The Scarlet Letter back to the stage for a regional and national tour after the successful Chicago premiere. The dramatic production pairs original choreography by Ballet 5:8 Artistic Director Julianna Rubio Slager and a  stunning score by American modernist ...read more
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Tuesday, October 31, 2017
ELGIN, ILLINOIS – The Elgin Area Chamber’s Hablamos Español Expo will be recognized with a Reflejos Publications' "Reflecting Excellence" award at their 6th annual awards ceremony on Wednesday, November 1 at Stonegate Banquets in Hoffman Estates.For 13 years, the Hablamos Español Expo has celebrated Elgin’s Hispanic community, culture and consumers. Hosted by the City of Elgin and the Elgin Area ...read more
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Kudos to City of Elgin crews: After an unexpectedly powerful microburst ravaged several parts of Elgin in late July, the city of Elgin's responsive teams jumped into action. City crews quickly resolved all known public safety issues from the storm, such as downed limbs blocking streets or driveways, and worked extended hours to clear debris from the storm’s hardest hit areas. Thank you to the ...read more
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Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Please join us in welcoming the following new members to the Elgin Area Chamber:AES Advisory Group, Inc. Joseph Mainolfi 2924 N Lincoln Ave, Suite 200 Chicago, IL 60657 (312) 276-5180 Financial Services, Corporate Property Tax Compliance & Consulting Services Car-Mon Products, Inc. Jeffrey Imming 1225 Davis Rd. Elgin, IL 60123 (847) 695-9000www.car-mon.com Manufacturing, ...read more
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Wednesday, July 05, 2017
Elgin commissions two new public art pieces: Pending final approval by City Council (at press date), the City of Elgin will set aside $15,000 of its 2017 budget to commission two new public art pieces in downtown Elgin this fall. A new mural will be placed on a blank concrete wall on the southeast side of The Hemmens while a new sculpture would be placed along the Riverside Drive Promenade. The ...read more
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Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Thank you to the following businesses for renewing their investment with the Elgin Area Chamber:Celebrating 40-50+ years Bazos, Freeman, Schuster & Braithwaite, LLC Ecker Center for Mental Health Majestic Distributing Co United Way of Elgin Brady & Jensen Waste ManagementCelebrating 30 - 39 years Fox Valley Fire & Safety Co Inc Elgin Molded Plastics CoCelebrating 20 - 29 years Republic ...read more
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Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Please join us in welcoming the following new members to the Elgin Area Chamber:Chic Chef Catering - Ravindra Jayara 1544 Fleetwood Dr Elgin, IL 60123 (630) 415-9237www.chicchefcatering.com Food & Beverages, Caterers Coronado Mexican Kitchen Humberto Macias & Jose Melendez 455 Redington Dr South Elgin, IL 60177 (847) 608-1400www.coronadomexicankitchen.com Food & Beverages, ...read more
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Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Thank you to the following businesses for renewing their investments with the Elgin Area Chamber.Celebrating 40-50+ years Master Molded Products Corporation Renz Addiction Counseling Center Commonwealth Ed Elgin State BankCelebrating 20 - 29 years Signarama McDonald's Restaurants Brethren Benefit Trust Harting Inc of North America Lauderdale Electric PanCor Construction & ...read more
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Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Thank you to the following businesses for renewing your investment with the Elgin Area Chamber:Celebrating 40-50+ years Elgin Community College Gail Borden Public Library Lamp Incorporated Scheflow & Rydell Bunges Tire & AutoCelebrating 20 - 29 years Workforce Development Div. of Kane County Office Kleins Quality Produce LLC Gordon Flesch Company Tri-State Carpet & Decorating ...read more
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Thursday, March 02, 2017
Thank you to these businesses for renewing your investment.Celebrating 40-50+ years Fox River Trolley Museum Mueller & Co LLP Elgin City of Cap & Seal Company A to Z RentalsCelebrating 30 - 39 years Casco Industries Brittains Express Oil & LubeCelebrating 20 - 29 years Keystone Realty Inc Garvin Gardens Preferred Homes Realty PR Strategies Fox Valley Ophthalmology Hy Tech CARSTAR A1 ...read more
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Monday, February 20, 2017
Surgical Center Plans Green-Lighted: The state health board recently approved Advocate Sherman Hospital's plan to build a same-day ambulatory surgery center on its hospital campus. The proposed $12.7 million, 15,000 square foot project, which will provide outpatient services in general surgery, orthopedics, otolaryngology, ophthalmology and urology, is expected to begin construction in August with ...read more
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Monday, January 16, 2017
In the spirit of Hollywood’s awards season, the Elgin Area Chamber rolled out the red carpet for Elgin’s leading men and women of the business community at its 109th Annual Meeting and High Fives Awards Dinner at Grand Victoria Casino on Thursday, January 26th. The gala event was emceed by Fox Valley Broadcasting’s Rick Jakle and sponsored by Northwestern Medicine, AT&T, Elgin Community College ...read more
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Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Thank you to these businesses for renewing their investments with the Elgin Area Chamber.Celebrating 50+ years Judson University Ziegler's Ace Hardware Biggers ChevroletCelebrating 40 - 49 years DSM Desotech IncCelebrating 20 - 29 years Walmart Rotary Club of Elgin Breakfast Grand Victoria Casino Housing Authority of ElginCelebrating 10 - 19 years Columbia College Allen Pepa ...read more
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Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Commission seeking Image Award nominations: Elgin’s Image Advisory Commission is seeking nominations for its prestigious Image Awards, which recognizes individuals, businesses and organizations that have had a positive impact on Elgin. Awards are available to all ages in five categories: individual professional; individual volunteer; projects; organizations or businesses; and citizenship. ...read more
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Tuesday, December 06, 2016
Thank you to these businesses for renewing your investments.Celebrating 50+ years School District U46 Church of the BrethrenCelebrating 40 - 49 years Presence Saint Joseph Hospital Fox Valley Broadcasting Co. Inc.Celebrating 30 - 39 years CES Group M Tek Inc.Celebrating 20 - 29 years Village of Hoffman Estates First Community Bank A-Tech Computer Service Inc. Behning Custom ...read more
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Monday, November 21, 2016
The Elgin Area Chamber invites the community for a heaping helping of thanks and giving at its 37th Annual Community Thanksgiving Luncheon on Tuesday, November 22 at Elgin Community College, 1700 Spartan Drive, Building E. The event features a delicious buffet luncheon followed by a brief program recognizing some of the Elgin area non-profit community's unsung volunteer heroes: Kelly Collins - ...read more
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