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From the Assistant Editor: Fond memories of the Fourth

July 5, 2017 by Brittany Kapa, Assistant Editor Opinion, From the Editor

From the Assistant Editor

I have many fond memories of Fourth of July shenanigans. 

I grew up in Elgin, just a few blocks from the Hoffman Estates border. All of the area towns in the...

Living in a giving community

by Amanda N. Marino, Editor From the Editor

“Write down five things you are thankful for.”

You probably did it in grade school. One on each paper feather of a paper turkey. It said things like “my family,” “food,” “my house” and “my dog.”

But when was the last time you stopped...

Thank you for your service

by Amanda N. Marino, Editor From the Editor

Saturday, Nov. 11 was Veterans Day. Friday, Nov. 10 was Anthony J. Domico’s 75th birthday. There was no “Veterans Day” when he was born. Armistice Day was first recognized in 1919, but President Dwight D. Eisenhower...

Happy Thanksgiving...I think

by Amanda N. Marino, Editor From the Editor

Happy Thanksgiving!

I figured I would be the first one to wish you a happy Thanksgiving because, for reasons unbeknownst to me, people likely won’t say that until Nov. 23. There’s a chance you won’t...