Wednesday, April 07, 2021
Vaccinations fuel traveler confidence; Illinoisans are more willing to fly and stay in a hotel AAA Sound Bites – Click here AURORA, Ill., (April 7, 2021) – Traveler confidence is growing as COVID-19 vaccinations become more readily available. A new AAA survey reveals that close to half of Illinois residents (44%) are comfortable taking a trip. That’s an 11 percentage-point increase compared to ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Economic
Tuesday, April 06, 2021
Financial Advisor Joan Van Allen of the financial services firm Edward Jones has achieved the professional designation of Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC®). To achieve this designation, one must complete a nine-course curriculum of study and 18 hours of examinations, and fulfill stringent experience and ethics requirements. Joan can be reached at 815-227-4301. You may also visit Joan's ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, April 05, 2021
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Small Business Administration is increasing the maximum amount small businesses and non-profit organizations can borrow through its COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) program. Starting the week of April 6, 2021, the SBA is raising the loan limit for the COVID-19 EIDL program from 6-months of economic injury with a maximum loan amount of $150,000 to up to ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Economic
Friday, April 02, 2021
Diamond Divorce Law, previously “Diamond and LeSueur” has been providing divorce services for McHenry residents for over 40 years. The purpose of the rebrand is to clarify exactly what they do, and to let people know how passionate they are about helping people facing divorce and family law challenges move forward and reclaim their lives.  The lawyers at Diamond Divorce are focused on doing ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community, General News Article, Economic
Friday, March 19, 2021
McHenry – After four years leading the organization, United Way of Greater McHenry County CEO and President Carole Peters has announced she plans to retire in July 2021.  “Carole has created a dynamic team and has been a visionary, leading with compassion and integrity since joining United Way. She has earned the respect of our community leaders, partner agencies and residents, engaging them and ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, March 11, 2021
Schopen Pest Solutions has promoted Wendy Sepsey from director of billing to its first-ever general manager. In the three years she has been with the McHenry, Ill.-based firm, Sepsey has helped it move away from paper billing, and has helped clients navigate through an online payment portal. Formerly an insurance manager, Sepsey recently earned her Wisconsin pest management certificate and ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, February 26, 2021
We’re so excited to be new members of the McHenry Area Chamber of Commerce!  If you have any questions about our service, please feel free to reach out to us. Our member directory page contains contact information, including our phone number: (844) 493-6249. Building a business takes time and energy, but you can actually lay the foundation for success with three targeted steps per day and ...read more
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