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Educare: A Spark in Our Education

09-30-2016

As a practicing attorney in West Chicago, I have always been concerned that our children are receiving the best education possible so they have the tools to achieve a fruitful and ...

Community Open House October 7

09-20-2016

The community is invited to see the results of the Community High School District 94 Board of Education’s investment in student-centered learning. A Community Open House will take place on...

Buck Services Recognized as an Assurance MRMH Award Winner

09-13-2016

The MRMH Award is open to all Assurance clients that work alongside the Top 50 U.S. insurance brokerage to achieve quantifiable results in minimizing workplace risk and maximizing the health and wellbeing of employees. Clients must meet...

Mayor Ruben Pineda and Healthy West Chicago to Lead Walk in the Fight Against Heart Disease

08-30-2016

In partnership with the National Forum for Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention, Mayor Ruben Pineda and Healthy West Chicago will host West Chicago's first annual Move with the Mayor Challenge. The Mayor will join students and other community members on...

West Chicago's Brilliance in Business Awards Nomination Period Opens

08-25-2016

he City of West Chicago's Brilliance in Business Awards program has identified and celebrated West Chicago businesses considered as shining examples of industry best practices, creativity, and sustainability. It is the highest honor given by the City of West Chicago in recognition of...

New Report: States Shoulder Brunt of Environmental Regulatory Costs

08-17-2016

I am pleased to announce that today, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce released a new study in a series of reports seeking to unscramble and shed light on the federal regulatory process and the impact that ... read more!

2016 Railroad Days Parade: A Community Favorite

07-13-2016

Judges selected the float of Friends of the West Chicago City Museum for the Grand Marshal Award, which is for the float that best depicts the theme of the parade. This year the theme was Every Day Olympians. The judges said, ...

DuPage County Residents Invited to Provide Input on County Programs, Spending

07-13-2016

Each year, the DuPage County Board gathers public opinion as it shapes the next year's budget, determining spending levels for all of the County's programs. County Board Chairman Dan Cronin said this year's effort is particularly important as the County....

City Celebrates NAPCO STEEL, INC.

06-16-2016

NAPCO STEEL, INC. (NAPCO), located at 1800 Arthur Drive in West Chicago, credits its long-held motto,

Partners in Health

06-13-2016

Striving to lead the community by example, the City of West Chicago, Healthy West Chicago (HWC) and the Western DuPage Chamber of Commerce (WDCC) have joined with the American Heart Association (AHA) to improve the overall food and...

Annual Paper Shredding Event in West Chicago

06-03-2016

Those wishing to take advantage of this opportunity may bring personal and financial documents to be shredded in a safe, secure...

David Curotto Joins Cantigny as Food & Beverage Director

05-25-2016

David L. Curotto has joined Cantigny Park and Cantigny Golf as Food & Beverage Director. The appointment was announced by Northbrook, Ill.-based KemperSports, which oversees Cantigny

Employer

05-20-2016

For eons it has been well settled that when an Employer has provided separate restroom facilities for those of the male persuasion and those of the female persuasion, that never "the twains would meet." Now, every Employer faces a strange dilemma with regard to this...

Five Things Construction Employers Need to Know About the Illinois Prevailing Wage Act

05-20-2016

The Illinois Prevailing Wage Act requires employers to pay the prevailing wage rate to employees employed in any public works. Given the increase in Illinois Department of Labor investigations into violations of the Act, it has become increasingly important to understand ...

Mayor Delivers 2016 State of the City

05-20-2016

West Chicago Mayor, Ruben Pineda, addressed the community on the state of the City, Monday, May 16, 2016. The event was sponsored by the Western DuPage Chamber of Commerce. Themed Our Collective Vision, the Address focused on the process and outcomes of the development of the West Chicago Strategic Plan, which will...

Educare of West DuPage Recieves Excelerate Illinois Gold Circle of Quality Designation

05-18-2016

Educare of West DuPage received the Gold Circle of Quality designation from ExceleRate Illinois, the state's new quality recognition and improvement system for early learning and development...

West Chicago Police Department Joins Illinois Click It or Ticket Campaign - To Save Lives

05-17-2016

West Chicago Police will join the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT), the Illinois State Police (ISP) and hundreds of local law enforcement agencies across the State for the 2016 Illinois Click It or Ticket campaign which kicks off...

METRO CHICAGO EXPORTS 2016 GRANT PROGRAM

04-22-2016

Metro Chicago Exports is launching the 2016 Grant Program, presented by JP Morgan Chase & Co., on April 4, 2016. Online Client Assessments will be accepted through May 27, 2016. Metro Chicago Exports works with small and medium-sized companies in the seven-county region, helping businesses navigate and address financial, structural and...

10 Things Construction Employers Need to Know About Unions

04-19-2016

Construction employers share a unique relationship with unions. From voluntary recognition of a union as the bargaining representative for its employees to the special rules that apply to....

U.S. Chamber Releases

04-14-2016

Earlier this week, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce released a new publication titled "Winning With Wellness," outlining strategies that businesses large and small can use to implement effective workplace wellness programs. We wanted to...

State of the City Address Scheduled

04-05-2016

The City of West Chicago has announced that the 2016 State of the City Address will be held on Monday, May 16, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. at City Hall, 475 Main Street. The Western DuPage Chamber of Commerce will sponsor the event and....

Sweeping DOL Overtime Exemption Changes are Coming Sooner Than Anticipated

03-17-2016

Yesterday, the U. S. Department of Labor delivered to the White House's Office of Management and Budget (OMB) its final rule on the minimum salary level for exempt status from the....

McCORMICK MUSEUM TO SCREEN DOCUMENTARY

03-08-2016

The Robert R. McCormick Museum at Cantigny Park, in partnership with People

ComEd Customer Scam Alert

02-26-2016

ComEd has seen an increase in reports of individuals calling ComEd customers and falsely claiming their electric service will be disconnected unless payment is...

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