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Thursday, February 22, 2018
Renz Addiction Counseling Center is offering free gambling assessments throughout March in recognition of Problem Gambling Awareness Month. This year’s theme, “Problem Gambling: Have the Conversation,” focuses on the importance of an open dialog and candid discussion about problem gambling.“The time to have the conversation with a problem gambler is before it causes irreparable harm, such as deep ...read more
Categories: EAC News, Community, Health & Lifestyle
Friday, February 16, 2018
Presence Health, Ascension Reach Agreement For Presence To Join AMITA Health   (Arlington Heights, Ill., and Chicago) – Ascension, the nation’s leading non-profit health system, and Presence Health, a leading Catholic health system in Illinois, have signed a definitive agreement for Presence Health to join Ascension and become part of AMITA Health, a joint venture of Ascension’s Alexian Brothers ...read more
Categories: Health & Lifestyle, Community
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Elgin, IL…One year after Elgin Industries’ induction into the John Deere Supplier Hall of Fame, the company has continued its streak of excellence, earning recognition as a “Partner-Level Supplier” in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program for the sixth consecutive year. Partner-Level status is Deere & Company’s highest supplier rating, awarded to companies that exceed expectations for ...read more
Categories: Community
Friday, February 09, 2018
The Award-Winning Elgin Symphony Orchestra to Perform Works by Beethoven and Shostakovich March 3 & 4 The Elgin Symphony Orchestra (ESO), led by guest conductor Edwin Outwater, will perform Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 3, featuring guest pianist William Wolfram, and Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 12, on Saturday, March 3 at 7:30 pm and Sunday, March 4, 2:30 pm at the Hemmens Cultural Center. The ...read more
Categories: Community
Tuesday, February 06, 2018
LOCAL FIRMS TEAM UP FOR ANNUAL BOWLING EVENT RAISING OVER $110,000 FOR MAKE-A-WISH® ILLINOIS Elgin, IL: January 20, 2018 - What started out as a friendly competition between local companies, Mueller CPA, Plote Construction, and John B. Sanfilippo & Son’s annual ‘Bowling for Wishes Event’ has impressively morphed into a major fundraiser for Make-A-Wish® Illinois raising a total of $288,000 and ...read more
Categories: Community
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
Categories: Fab Five, Community, EAC News
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
Categories: Community, EAC News, Fab Five
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, 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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