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Christmas in July for Hanover Township seniors

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at the Hanover Township Senior Center! The Christmas in July program provides care packages consisting of needed … Read more ›

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St. Charles Experience Announces Next “Movie Meeting”

The next monthly movie meeting for the St. Charles Experience will be on Thursday, June 14th at the Charlestown 18 Movie Theatre located at 3740 … Read more ›

Kolleen Rojas, middle, Community Liaison and Volunteer Coordinator, Salvation Army Golden Diners Senior Nutrition Program, accepts a check for $1,500 at the Alden of Waterford Advisory Board’s ‘Operation Feed Our Seniors’ charity event. Kolleen accepted the donation from Jessica Bannister, Special Projects Manager, and Rick Nicksic, Director, Education and Outreach, on behalf of Law ElderLaw and the Kane County Guardian’s Office Representatives.
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Homebound Seniors Have Hope Thanks to Local Businesses

Thanks to a lot of generous donors, $5,388 was raised for the Salvation Army Golden Diners homebound nutrition program for seniors at “Operation Feed our … Read more ›

Merle Perez kisses her husband Adolf at their 50th anniversary vow renewal ceremony, held at Tower Hill in South Elgin on April 28th.
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Local couple celebrates 50th anniversary

Merle Perez was just 14 years old when she saw 18-year-old Adolf playing softball in the street. Her mother forbade them from dating, but it … Read more ›

Joined by representatives from the Bartlett, Hanover Park, Streamwood and Elgin Police Departments and the Cook County Sheriff's Office, Township Supervisor Brian McGuire (right) signs the TRIAD agreement.
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Law enforcement partners join Hanover Township in TRIAD rededication

On Friday, April 20, law enforcement representatives from the Cook County Sheriff’s Office and the Bartlett, Hanover Park, Streamwood and Elgin Police Departments joined Hanover … Read more ›

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Township to offer classes to assist seniors with chronic health conditions

Hanover Township seniors are invited to join a series of free classes to help them learn to thrive, not simply survive, with chronic health conditions. … Read more ›

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Township accepting senior committee applications

Hanover Township is looking for interested seniors, 55 and older, to serve on the Township’s Senior Citizens’ Service Committee. Membership is open to seniors who … Read more ›

Phyllis Toebes and Arlene Petersen
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Caregivers Receive Angel of the Year Award

Dani Root and Phyllis Toebes were named “Angel of the Year” at Visiting Angels for 2011. This service award is usually awarded to one caregiver, … Read more ›

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Township to offer senior yoga

Starting on Tuesday, January 10, the Hanover Township Senior Center is offering a sixteen-week Hatha Yoga class on Tuesdays from 6:00 to 7:00PM until April … Read more ›

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Timing is Everything: Alternatives to Selling Mom’s Home in a Weak Market

The baby boomers are aging and so are their parents. There is a common scenario where an aging parent needs help and can no longer … Read more ›