Category Archives: Community Events

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What was the 2020 Toyota Super Bowl commercial?

Watch the Toyota Big Game Commercial

If you love football, then the Super Bowl is great. It’s the two best teams of the year facing off to see who’s best. In other words, it’s sports at its finest. If you don’t like football, then the Super Bowl is still great because the commercials are top notch.

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Where can I volunteer in Palatine, IL?

Volunteering Opportunities near Palatine, IL

With the New Year just around the corner, New Year’s resolutions are being made. For many of us, living healthier, learning a new skill, or helping out in the community are common desires. Today, we’ll be looking at places that could use your help around Palatine. To help you stick to those resolutions, we’ve compiled a list of places where your time and energy will be well spent and appreciated.

Here’s where you can volunteer in Palatine, IL. Read the rest of this entry >>

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What are some cool things to do in Illinois?

Hidden-Gems to Visit in Illinois

Whether you’ve lived here for years or are just visiting for the first time, the state of Illinois is brimming with neat stuff to discover. Most of us know about the Skydeck at Willis Tower, the Bean at Millennium Park, or the visiting one of the three world-renowned museums in Chicago.

But we’re here to show you some cool things to do in Illinois that most people probably don’t know about. Read the rest of this entry >>

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2019 Halloween Trick or Treat Times Palatine IL

The 2019 calendar year is creeping ever closer to a close, which is especially clear now that Halloween is less than a couple of weeks away. Much like last year, kids here in Palatine IL will be able to trick or treat at pretty standard times, from 3-7:00 p.m. on the day itself, October 31st. Make sure you’re accompanying your children if they’re too young to go on their own, and even if they’re not, be sure to tell them where it’s okay to go so that they remain safe! Read the rest of this entry >>

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Pumpkin Patches & Corn Mazes Palatine IL

Now that the weather is changing and autumn is upon us, it’s time to check out all of the great fall activities that come around every year. As we prepare for Halloween and eventually Thanksgiving, hitting up pumpkin patches & enjoying some corn mazes are some of the most fun seasonal activities to check out around Palatine IL. While there aren’t any locations right here in Palatine, there are plenty of great options throughout Cook County. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Great Date Restaurants for 2019 Valentine’s Day near Palatine IL

With Valentine’s Day just over a month away, we wanted to give you a few new ideas for great places to take your date out to eat. Last year we highlighted a few local restaurants – Artistic Cuisine, Gianni’s Café and Agio Bistro – that you can visit right here in Palatine IL. Obviously, these still make excellent choices for you to consider, but since we’ve already spoken about them we thought we’d expand our horizons a bit and look at the surrounding area for nearby restaurants as well. Check out what we came up with below! Read the rest of this entry >>