Fundraising event held to reach memorial target

September 30, 2013 by  

A fundraising session took place in Birmingham earlier in the month to raise money for a memorial to commemorate the 50 years anniversary of the [Read more]

Upcoming fair to challenge Loves Park gamers

September 30, 2013 by  

The 39th annual Rock-Con Game Fair is taking place in Loves Park for three days this October, no doubt appealing to both casual and extreme game players.

Guests can take part in tournaments for games such [Read more]

Small businesses to take on big success tips

September 30, 2013 by  

Crain’s Small Business Week is now here in Chicago, and there will be several events taking place in the city during the week, including the Small Business Entrepreneur Expo. The Expo is expected to attract more than 3,000 small business owners and [Read more]

Pittsburgh pooches to yap happily this weekend

September 30, 2013 by  

The Coalition to Adapt, Rehome and Match Abandoned Animals (CARMAA) is hosting Dogtoberfest in Pittsburgh this October. It is a major fundraiser for the organization.

There will be plenty of fun activities to take part in during the [Read more]

All about the outdoors in Allegheny County

September 30, 2013 by  

The Plein Air Mt. Lebanon festival is taking place in the city for a week this fall. It is a presentation of the Mt. Lebanon Sunrise Rotary Club and the Mt. Lebanon Police Association. Last year, the festival raised more than [Read more]

Washington County festival helps shoppers get a jump on the holidays

September 30, 2013 by  

The 19th annual Pennsylvania Arts and Crafts Christmas Festival is scheduled to take place over two weekends this October in the city of Washington. It is a production of Family Festivals Association, Inc. and has been named the [Read more]

Stamford schools see a busy September

September 30, 2013 by  

A Stamford school began the new academic year by walking into a newly renovated building.

Several years in the making, King Low Heywood Thomas has [Read more]

Scarecrow festival to turn its head to St. Charles

September 30, 2013 by  

The annual Scarecrow Festival is taking place in St. Charles for three days next month. The festival tends to attract more than 150,000 people to the area each year and has been named one of the ‘Top 100 Events in North America’ on four occasions.

Over 100 handmade scarecrows will be [Read more]

Clifton students raise money to help school friend

September 30, 2013 by  

In the space of a month, following the most recent charity event in Clifton, a group of girls has raised around $40,000 to help a friend in need of medical attention. Mario’s Restaurant hosted the ‘Miracle for Maria Kutyla’ fundraising event, which was [Read more]

Autumn festival to return to Lansing for second year

September 30, 2013 by  

The 2nd annual Lansing Autumn Fest: Bringing the Hometown to Lansing is taking place for three days in a couple of weeks. It is a presentation of the Lansing Chamber of Commerce.

The theme of this year’s festival is Oktoberfest and [Read more]

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