This year, children will have the chance to have their own Fun Fest parade. Fun Fest has added a bike parade for kids in the afternoon before the big parade.September 2nd, 2011 | Lynn Meredith | Comments Off | Continued
MAPLE PARK—Imagine a tree house with a slide at your workplace, a rock climbing wall, and foosball. It’s a work-hard, play-hard environment that Red Frog Events Founder Joe Reynolds hopes will foster creativity, innovation and empowerment.July 16th, 2011 | Sandy Kaczmarski | Comments Off | Continued
MAPLE PARK—Farmers markets are flourishing around the country as more and more consumers are heeding the advice of health experts to eat foods that are locally grown. This advice is nothing new to the Wiltse family of Maple Park, who have been growing and selling produce since 1914.July 8th, 2011 | Lynn Meredith | Comments Off | Continued
MAPLE PARK—Theo Mirkut, a Maple Park resident and junior at the Illinois Math and Science Academy, was recently selected by the National Rifle Association (NRA) as one of 45 students in the country who will partake in its National Youth Education Summit (YES) in Washington, D.C. in late June.June 13th, 2011 | Keith Beebe | Comments Off | Continued
Maple Park resident first female to earn auto body degree from WCC
SUGAR GROVE—Alley Domar of Maple Park didn’t know much about Waubonsee Community College’s automotive technology and automotive body repair programs, but chose to enroll in both programs simply because of her interest in vehicles while growing up.