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How valuable are your treasures? Find out at Swing into Spring April 28 at Golf Mill
April 28, 2017
The 11th annual MaineStreamers "Swing into Spring" Senior Expo will be held at the Golf Mill Shopping Center in Niles. This free event for seniors promises to be a fun and beneficial event for all who attend. Learn more...

Maine Township Seeks Nominations for Sgt. Karen Lader Memorial Good Citizen's Award
Maine Township has issued a call for nominations for the Sgt. Karen Lader Memorial Good Citizen's Award. The winner, who will be recognized at the Maine Township Annual Town Meeting on April 18, 2017, will receive a plaque and a monetary award. Learn more...

Maine Township Brings Home Two Awards from State Conference
November 21, 2016
Maine Township recently brought home two more awards from the annual conference of Township Officials of Illinois (TOI). They are the 2016 Youth Staff Award, and 2016 Youth Leadership Award. Learn more...

Electronics and Textile Recycling and Document Destruction
October 15, 2016
The Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce, the City of Park Ridge, and the Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County have come together to help our planet through this electronics and textile recycling and document destruction event. Learn more...

Community Garage Sale
September 24, 2016
Help support Maine Township's Adventure Summer Camp and Maine Township's Food Pantry by participating in our annual Garage Sale at the Maine Township Town Hall. Learn more...

Maine Township Names New Highway Commissioner
August 2, 2016
Walter Kazmierczak is the new Highway Commissioner for Maine Township. He was appointed August 1 by unanimous vote of the Board of Trustees. He replaces Robert Provenzano who resigned the position after over 18 years of service in order to retire. The position is fulltime. Learn more...

Maine Township Expands Access to Mental Health Services
August 1, 2016
One in five adults will be diagnosed with a mental disorder within any given year. Maine Township's MaineStay Youth & Family Services now offers residents convenient access to affordable psychiatric care when therapy or counseling is not enough. Learn more...

Maine Township Sponsors Document Shredding Event
June 4, 2016
Maine Township will sponsor a document shredding event Saturday, June 4, 2016 from 9 AM to noon in the parking lot of the Maine Township Town Hall. Learn more...

Maine Township's Recovery Connection Program Recognized for Excellence
April 18, 2016
After only about a year in existence, Maine Township's program to assist those in recovery from drug and alcohol addiction has been recognized for excellence. The program called Recovery Connection was awarded The Henry White Memorial Award at the Shining a Light on Recovery Awards Dinner held April 9 at the Doubletree Hotel in Skokie. Learn more...

Free Rain Barrel Program for Unincorporated Maine Township Residents
Maine Township, in conjunction with the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), is pleased to offer free rain barrels to our residents in Unincorporated Maine Township. Learn more...

Ribbon Cutting Launches New Mentoring Program March 22
March 7, 2016
A new mentoring program that partners Maine Township's MaineStay Youth & Family Services and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago (BBBS) will launch at a ribbon cutting ceremony Tuesday, March 22, at 6:30 p.m. at Maine Township Town Hall, 1700 Ballard Road, Park Ridge. Both organizations will have representatives on hand at the hour-long program to talk about the power that mentoring programs have to change lives. Refreshments will be served. Learn more...

Maine Township Seeks Nominations for Sgt. Karen Lader Memorial Good Citizen's Award
Maine Township has issued a call for nominations for the Sgt. Karen Lader Memorial Good Citizen's Award. The winner, who will be recognized at the Maine Township Annual Town Meeting on April 12, 2016, will receive a plaque and a monetary award. Learn more...

MaineStay and CBH to Offer Free Professional Workshops and Community Education Events
February 29, 2016
MaineStay Youth & Family Services and Chicago Behavioral Hospital (CBH) have partnered together to provide free professional development workshops and free community education seminars. Continuing education units (CEUs) will also be offered for free to licensed professionals such as social workers, counselors, family therapists, psychologists, and nurses. Learn more...

Deadline Extended to File for Maine Township Benefit Access Program
January 19, 2016
The deadline has been extended to file for benefits under the Benefit Access Program, according to Marsha Warnick, Maine Township General Assistance Director. Learn more...

Maine Township Brings Home Four Awards from State Conference
November 16, 2015
Maine Township recently brought home four awards from the annual conference of Township Officials of Illinois (TOI). They were for Innovative Senior Program, Best Photo of the Year, Best Township Newsletter, and Senior Staff Member of the Year. Learn more...

MaineStay Youth & Family Services Director Named
November 16, 2015
Richard Lyon is the new Director of Maine Township's MaineStay Youth & Family Services department. He was most recently Assistant Director under the now-retired Evelyn Fennell. Learn more...

Community Garage Sale
September 26, 2015
Help support Maine Township's Adventure Summer Camp and Maine Township's Food Pantry by participating in our annual Garage Sale at the Maine Township Town Hall. Learn more...

Maine Township Sponsors Document Shredding Event
August 1, 2015
Maine Township will sponsor a document shredding event Saturday, August 1, from 9 AM to noon in the parking lot of the Maine Township Town Hall. Learn more...

Maine Township Promotes Samaan as New Code Enforcement Officer
June 30, 2015
Michael Samaan, 28, is Maine Township's new Code Enforcement Officer. His appointment was approved by the Township Board earlier this month. Samaan most recently worked in the Township's Maintenance Department where he started in 2003. Learn more...

Maine Township Assessor Updates Residents on Latest Tax Bills
June 23, 2015
The 2014 Second Installment Property Tax Bill, mailed the first week of July, will be due Monday, August 3, 2015, according to Susan Moylan Krey, Assessor of Maine Township. Learn more...

MaineStreamers "Swing Into Spring" Senior Expo
April 24, 2015
The ninth annual MaineStreamers "Swing into Spring" Senior Expo will be held at the Golf Mill Shopping Center in Niles. This free event for seniors promises to be a fun and beneficial event for all who attend. Learn more...

MaineStay Youth & Family Services Announces Winter Programs
February 1, 2015
Maine Township's MaineStay Youth & Family Services announces the schedule of 2015 winter programs filled with affordable educational opportunities for youth and adults alike to gain new skills and increase their success in life. Learn more...

Maine Township Assessor Offers Advice on Tax Bills
January 30, 2015
The first installment on property tax bills for tax year 2014 arrived in the last week of January, according to Maine Township Assessor Susan Moylan Krey. Learn more...

Maine Township Selects Supplier of Township Electrical Aggregation for Unincorporated Areas
January 30, 2015
The Maine Township Board at its January 27 meeting selected Constellation as the township wide supplier of electricity for residents living in the unincorporated areas. Learn more...

Maine Township Seeks Nominations for Sgt. Karen Lader Memorial Good Citizen's Award
Maine Township has issued a call for nominations for the Sgt. Karen Lader Memorial Good Citizen's Award. The winner, who will be recognized at the Maine Township Annual Town Meeting on April 14, 2015, will receive a plaque and a monetary award. Learn more...

Maine Township Brings Home Three Awards from State Conference
December 3, 2014
Maine Township recently brought home three more awards from the annual conference of Township Officials of Illinois (TOI). They were Senior Director of the Year, 2014 Youth Organization Award, and 2014 Youth Leadership Award. Learn more...

New OEM Director Named for Maine Township
November 25, 2014
Carol A. Teschky, Supervisor of Maine Township, has announced the promotion of Dagmar Rutzen to the position of Director for the Office of Emergency Management (OEM). Learn more...

Robert L. Cohen Services Set for Oct. 25
October 17, 2014
Memorial visitation has been scheduled for Robert L. Cohen, Director of the Maine Township Office of Emergency Management (OEM) on Saturday, Oct. 25, from 1 to 4 p.m. at Oehler Funeral Home, 2099 Miner St., Des Plaines. Learn more...

Coat Drive Underway by Three Police Departments to Benefit Maine Township Residents
In an effort to assist families in Maine Township, the Niles, Park Ridge and Des Plaines Police Departments will participate in Cops For Coats, providing a drop box for clean, gently worn coats in the lobbies of the police departments until Nov. 12. Learn more...

Community Garage Sale
September 27, 2014
Help support Maine Township's Adventure Summer Camp and Maine Township's Food Pantry by participating in our annual Garage Sale at the Maine Township Town Hall. Learn more...

Property Tax Appeal Seminar Announced by Maine Township Assessor
September 15, 2014
Maine Township Assessor Susan Moylan Krey announces that Cook County Board of Review Commissioner Dan Patlak will be holding a property tax assessment appeal seminar Monday, Sept. 15 at the Des Plaines Public Library, 1501 Ellinwood St., Des Plaines, for taxpayers seeking to appeal their 2014 property tax assessments. Learn more...

Kimberly Jones Appointed Maine Township Trustee
July 23, 2014
The Maine Township Board of Trustees voted unanimously at its meeting last night to appoint Kimberly Jones of Park Ridge as the newest Maine Township Trustee. Learn more...

Maine Township Sponsors Shredding Day
June 7, 2014
Maine Township will sponsor a document shredding day Saturday, June 7, from 9 AM to noon in the parking lot of the Maine Township Town Hall. Learn more...

Susan Moylan Krey Appointed Maine Township Assessor
May 28, 2014
The Maine Township Board of Trustees voted at its meeting last night to appoint Trustee Susan Moylan Krey of Des Plaines as Assessor. Krey fills the vacancy left by the passing of Assessor Tom Rueckert who had served since first being elected in 1985. Learn more...

Maine Township Assessor Tom Rueckert Passes
May 7, 2014
The long-serving Assessor of Maine Township, Thomas E. Rueckert, 73, passed away May 7 after a long battle with lung disease. He was first elected as Assessor in 1985 and has served continuously since then. Learn more...

Swing into Spring Senior Expo Proves a Record Breaker
May 2, 2014
The eighth annual senior expo for Maine Township was one for the record books. An estimated 1,800 people visited the event during its five-hour run at the Golf Mill Shopping Center on April 25. Learn more...

MaineStreamers "Swing Into Spring" Senior Expo
April 25, 2014
The eighth annual MaineStreamers "Swing into Spring" Senior Expo will be held at the Golf Mill Shopping Center in Niles. This free event for seniors promises to be a fun and beneficial event for all who attend. Learn more...

Electronics Recycling at Earth Day Event
April 19, 2014
The Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce and the City of Park Ridge have come together to help our planet. Saturday, April 19 marks the return of the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce's Earth Day Electronic Recycling Day. Learn more...

Maine Township Town Hall Featured on Smartphone Audio Tour
The Kalo Foundation will launch Ten Hot Spots—Plus One, a smartphone audio tour, that will feature Maine Township Town Hall later this spring. Learn more...

Maine Township Launches Recycling Program to Benefit Food Pantry
March 11, 2014
Maine Township Supervisor Carol A. Teschky announces a recycling drive to support the Maine Township Food Pantry. Done in cooperation with Rexam, one of the largest beverage can makers in the world, the new recycling effort asks residents, groups and companies to collect aluminum beverage cans and bring them to a Rexam Cash for Cans event later in the year. Learn more...

Maine Township Holds the Line on Tax Levy to Give Taxpayers a Break
December 2, 2013
The Maine Township Board of Trustees voted unanimously at its meeting Nov. 25 to hold the line on the tax levy that will be collected in 2014. There was essentially no increase over the prior year's levy. Learn more...

Maine Township Brings Home Three Awards from State Conference
November 25, 2013
Maine Township recently brought home three more awards from the annual conference of Township Officials of Illinois (TOI). They were Township of the Year, Friend of Youth Award, and Best Photo of the Year. Learn more...

Coat Drive Underway by Three Police Departments to Benefit Maine Township Residents
In an effort to assist families in Maine Township, the Niles, Park Ridge and Des Plaines Police Departments will participate in Cops For Coats, providing a drop box for clean, gently worn coats in the lobbies of the police departments until Nov. 13. Learn more...

Community Garage Sale
September 28, 2013
Help support Maine Township's Adventure Summer Camp and Maine Township's Food Pantry by participating in our annual Garage Sale at the Maine Township Town Hall. Learn more...

Maine Township Hosts Family Focused National Night Out Event at Dee Park
August 6, 2013
Maine Township encourages residents to plan on attending its annual National Night Out Against Crime. This event promotes crime prevention, police-community partnerships, and neighborhood unity. Learn more...

Veterans Service Office Opens at Recorder's Downtown Chicago Office
June 27, 2013
On Flag Day, June 14, we officially dedicated our new Veterans Service Office (VSO) at the Recorder's Downtown Chicago Office. Many are not aware that we are an official repository for DD-214 military discharge records. Learn more...

Maine Township Sponsors Shredding Day
June 1, 2013
Maine Township will sponsor a document shredding day Saturday, June 1, from 9 AM to noon in the parking lot of the Maine Township Town Hall. Learn more...

Hazing Prevention Seminar
May 22, 2013
In light of recent troubling incidents involving the hazing of students locally and throughout the country, a special anti-hazing/bullying forum will be held to address this important topic. Learn more...

President Declares Cook County a Disaster Area
May 13, 2013
Through the efforts of Maine Township Supervisor Carol A. Teschky and leaders from other communities, President Obama declared sections of Illinois, including Maine Township and Cook County a Disaster area for damages from our recent flooding. Learn more...

MaineStay Youth and Family Services Conducts Community Survey
April 26, 2013
Maine Township's MaineStay Youth and Family Services department is conducting a brief online survey to help evaluate its programs and to obtain a better understanding of the current needs of township residents. Everyone who completes the survey can enter to win a $100, $50, or $25 gift card. Learn more...

Maine Township Responds to Recent Flooding
April 22, 2013
Maine Township stepped up to aid flood victims throughout the township especially those hardest hit on Robin Drive, Dee Road and nearby neighborhoods. Learn more...

Vendor Spots Open Now for 2013 "Swing into Spring" Senior Expo
April 19, 2013
Plans are underway for the seventh annual MaineStreamers "Swing into Spring" Senior Expo scheduled for Friday, April 19, 2013. Designed to link seniors who need services with vendors who provide them, the event will be held at Golf Mill Shopping Center. Learn more...

Maine Township Office of Emergency Management Seeks Volunteers
April 17, 2013
Maine Township's Office of Emergency Management/Citizens' Corps is seeking volunteers for the Fire Corps/Medical Resource Corps Firefighter Rehab program. Learn more...

Energy Conversion Project Promises Savings for Maine Township
January 14, 2013
Maine Township expects to save about $6,000 a year thanks to new high efficiency lighting that is currently being installed at Maine Township Town Hall. The $22,374 cost of the project will be mostly covered by two grants totaling $18,816. Learn more...

Park Ridge Community Star Shines on Maine Township Once Again
January 7, 2013
Maine Township Trustee Laura Morask will join five others from Maine Township who have been recognized as a Park Ridge Community Star when she receives the honor from the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce at "A Night of Stars" Annual Community Star Dinner Saturday, Jan. 19. Learn more...

Members of MaineStreamers Appear on WGN Morning News
October 31, 2012
On Halloween, Maine Township elected officials and seniors made their fifth annual appearance to perform a "Senior Soul Train" dance number at WGN-TV's Morning News Program. Watch the video...

MaineStay Presents Free Seminar on Gang Awareness Featuring "Stay Out of My Room!" Exhibit
October 17, 2012
This seminar will feature Township Trustee Laura Morask and a panel discussion with local police departments, the Cook County Sheriff's Office, and the State's Attorney's Office. Learn more...

Community Garage Sale
October 6, 2012
Help support Maine Township's Adventure Summer Camp and Maine Township's Food Pantry by participating in our annual Garage Sale at the Maine Township Town Hall. Learn more...

Maine Township to Host I-Cash Presentation
September 12 & 13, 2012
A representative from Illinois State Treasurer Dan Rutherford's office will conduct I-Cash searches on the State's online database at the Maine Township Town Hall. Learn more...

Maine Township Hosts Family Focused National Night Out Event at Dee Park
August 7, 2012
Maine Township encourages residents to plan on attending its annual National Night Out Against Crime. This event promotes crime prevention, police-community partnerships, and neighborhood unity. Learn more...

Maine Township Joins Life Saving Yellow Dot Program
July 16, 2012
Maine Township has announced that it will serve as a distribution center for a new program that is designed to improve emergency care for people involved in vehicle crashes. Learn more...

Maine Township Supports Honor Flight Chicago
July 3, 2012
Maine Township has donated $1,000 to the Honor Flight Chicago program as a way to support local World War II vets. Learn more...

Maine Township Sponsors Shredding Day
June 9, 2012
Maine Township will sponsor a document shredding day Saturday, June 9, from 9 AM to noon in the parking lot of the Maine Township Town Hall. Learn more...

Maine Township Seeks Nominations for Sgt. Karen Lader Memorial Good Citizen's Award
Maine Township has issued a call for nominations for the Sgt. Karen Lader Memorial Good Citizen's Award. The winner, who will be recognized at the Maine Township Annual Town Meeting on April 10, 2012, will receive a plaque and a monetary award. Learn more...

2012 "Swing into Spring" Booths Selling Fast
April 20, 2012
The buzz surrounding Maine Township's sixth annual Senior Expo continues to flourish, as exhibit spaces sell quickly. "Swing into Spring" will take place on Friday, April 20, 2012 from 10 AM to 2 PM at the Golf Mill Shopping Center. Learn more...

Maine Township to Host 6th Annual Gang Crimes Awareness Seminar with Trustee Laura Morask
April 30, 2012
Get a preview of Maine Township's 6th annual informative gang seminar coming this fall. Learn more...

Park Ridge Community Star Shines on Maine Township Once Again
March 7, 2012
Maine Township Supervisor Carol A. Teschky has joined four others from Maine Township to be recognized as a Park Ridge Community Star. She recently received the honor from the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce. Learn more...

Carol A. Teschky Named Supervisor of the Year
November 10, 2011
Maine Township Supervisor Carol A. Teschky was named Supervisor of the Year by the Illinois Township Association of Senior Centers Services Committee (ITASCSC) at the annual conference of Township Officials of Illinois on November 8 in Springfield. Learn more...

Maine Township to Host Cash Dash Presentation
November 2, 2011
A representative from Illinois State Treasurer Dan Rutherford's office will conduct Cash Dash searches on the State's online database at the Maine Township Town Hall. Learn more...

Maine Township Presents Free Seminar on Gang Awareness and Prevention
October 19, 2011
Maine Township's MaineStay Youth and Family Services presents a free program on Wednesday, October 19 from 7-9 PM at the Maine Township Town Hall. The seminar will feature Township Trustee Laura Morask and a panel discussion with local police departments, the Cook County Sheriff's Office, and a supervisor from the Narcotics/Gang crimes unit of the State's Attorney's Office. Learn more...

Maine Township to Receive Three Awards at Upcoming TOI Conference
October 14, 2011
When Township Officials of Illinois hold their annual conference next month, Maine Township will receive three awards at ceremonies scheduled for November 8 in Springfield. Learn more...

Maine Township Offers Free Prescription Drug Card to All Residents
October 5, 2011
Maine Township has launched a new prescription discount program which will allow all Maine Township residents—regardless of income, age, or health status—to save on the cost of their medications. Learn more...

Community Garage Sale
October 1, 2011
Help support Maine Township's Adventure Summer Camp and Maine Township's Food Pantry by participating in our annual Garage Sale at the Maine Township Town Hall. Learn more...

Maine Township Office of Emergency Management Unveils New Emergency Broadcast System
August 24, 2011
At last night's Maine Township Board Meeting, Robert Cohen, Director of the Township's Office of Emergency Management, unveiled a new low-power AM radio station to the Township's Board of Trustees. Learn more...

Maine Township Supports National Night Out Against Crime
August 2, 2011
Maine Township encourages residents to plan on attending its annual National Night Out Against Crime (NNO). The NNO event promotes crime prevention, police-community partnerships, and neighborhood unity. Learn more...

Maine Township Responds to Severe Weather
August 1, 2011
This summer, as our township has been repeatedly besieged by flood, heat, more flooding, more heat and the most incredible record setting weather highs and lows, we here at the township have been doing what we can to help those in need. Learn more...

Maine Township Clerk Offers Convenient Vehicle Sticker Service and Expanded Summer Hours
May 20, 2011
Gary K. Warner, Maine Township Clerk, is reminding residents of unincorporated Maine Township that they may purchase vehicle stickers for 2011 at Maine Township Town Hall, 1700 Ballard Rd., Park Ridge. Learn more...

Members of MaineStreamers Appear on WGN Morning News
May 11, 2011
As part of Older Americans Month, Maine Township elected officials and seniors made their fourth annual appearance to perform a "Senior Soul Train" dance number at WGN-TV's Morning News Program. Watch the video...

Maine Township's 2011 "Swing into Spring" Senior Expo Returns to Golf Mill Shopping Center
April 29, 2011
Maine Township's fourth Annual Senior Expo is gaining momentum, as exhibit spaces begin to sell. "Swing into Spring" will take place on Friday, April 29, 2010 from 10 AM to 2 PM. Exhibit spaces are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Learn more...

MaineStay Launches New "Beautiful Me" Group for Adolescent Girls
April 12 - May 31, 2011
This eight-week interactive program is designed to give adolescent girls the tools they need to feel more confident about themselves, to enhance their self-esteem, and to redefine body image. The group will discuss the influence of the media and will focus on the strengths that make each of us unique and beautiful. Learn more...

MaineStay Launches New "Tough Guise" Group for Adolescent Boys
April 12 - May 31, 2011
This eight-week interactive encounter will help boys consider what it means to be real men and develop positive identity and values that will serve them throughout life. Learn more...

Maine Township Clerk Announces Passport Day Event
April 9, 2011
Gary K. Warner, Clerk of Maine Township, is hosting a special passport event at Maine Township Town Hall, 1700 Ballard Rd., Park Ridge on Saturday, April 9, 2011 from 10 AM until 3 PM. The Clerk's office will provide passport information to U.S. citizens and accept passport applications. Learn more...

Maine Township Personnel Ready for Flooding Emergencies
April 4, 2011
In preparation for possible hazardous weather this year, 11 Maine Township employees—three from the Office of Emergency Management, two from Maine Township, and six from the Highway Department attended training in March to learn new skills in dealing with potential flooding emergencies. Learn more...

MaineStay to Offer Parenting Class in Spanish
April 4 - May 16, 2011
Join other parents for this seven-week parenting class, now offered for the first time in Spanish, and learn how to strengthen your parenting skills with easy and practical strategies. Learn more...

Maine Township Citizen Corps Council Offers CERT Training
March 12 and 19, 2011
The Maine Township Citizen Corps Council is offering a CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) Training on March 12 and 19, 2011. The CERT Program teaches individuals how to take care of themselves, their families, their neighbor and their community following a disaster and until professional assistance can arrive. Learn more...

Maine Township to Offer Community Room Rental to Residents
Maine Township has generously opened its community room for rental to local groups. Dates and times are subject to advanced reservations. Learn more...

Maine Township Seeks Nominations for Sgt. Karen Lader Memorial Good Citizen's Award
Maine Township has issued a call for nominations for the Sgt. Karen Lader Memorial Good Citizen's Award. The winner, who will be recognized at the Maine Township Annual Town Meeting on April 12, 2011, will receive a plaque and a monetary award. Learn more...

MaineStay Presents "Parenting in the Millennium" Seminar for Parents
March 7, 2011
Dr. Michael Feld, a child and adolescent psychiatrist from Alexian Brothers Behavioral Health Hospital who speaks nationally on child and adolescent issues, will discuss topics including the impact of technology on today's adolescent, parenting styles, parenting differences between boys and girls, bullying, and drug and alcohol use. Learn more...

MaineStay Announces Dates of Next "Art in the Town" Program
February 28 - May 9, 2011
This free program gives children ages 8-14 the opportunity to experience an art education through qualified art instructors from the Brickton Art Center in Park Ridge. Learn more...

MaineStay Conducts Popular Becoming a Love and Logic Parent® Parenting Class
February 15 - March 29, 2011
Join other parents for this seven-week parenting class and learn how to strengthen your parenting skills with easy and practical strategies. Learn more...

MaineStay Begins New Couples Workshop Series
February 15 - March 15, 2011
Join us on a five-week journey to discover what it takes to make an intimate relationship work. In this practical, information-packed course using a blend of seminar, video, and discussion, you'll learn how decades of research with couples can help you strengthen and be more successful in your relationship, and come away with ideas you can use right away. Learn more...

Festival of Trees Winner Announced
December 8, 2010
After several weeks of friendly competition, the Niles Fire Department was declared the winner on December 4 of the "Then & Now" Festival of Trees held at Golf Mill Shopping Center. Learn more...

Golf Mill Presents Festival of Trees
November 20, 2010
Supervisor Carol Teschky represented Maine Township at the November 20 lighting ceremony for the Golf Mill Shopping Center Festival of Trees, a friendly competition that invites organizations to decorate trees that will be on display in front of JC Penney from November 20 - December 4. Learn more...

Maine Township Staffer, Program Win Awards at Township Conference
November 15, 2010
Maine Township was recognized twice at the Township Officials of Illinois annual conference held in Springfield last week. Marjorie Stiller, Assistant to the Director of Adult and Senior Services at Maine Township was recognized as Senior Staff Member of the Year and the MaineStreamers' Intergenerational Fishing Program was recognized as an innovative senior program by ITASCSC. Learn more...

CROP Walk Leader Recognized for Helping Feed Hungry People
October 27, 2010
The Maine Township Board presented Lynda Santrella with a Proclamation at its Oct. 26 meeting for her efforts to organize and lead a group of community-minded volunteers from about a dozen churches for the Annual Niles-Park Ridge CROP Walk which raises money to support Maine Township's Emergency Food Pantry and other pantries. Learn more...

Flood Relief Workshops Offered
October 27, 2010
Free workshops where residents can learn ways to reduce impacts from future flooding are being offered on Nov. 3 in Glenview and on Nov. 4 in Northbrook. Learn more...

MaineStay Presents "Secrets of Relationship Success" Seminar
October 6, 2010
Hear the latest research on how to enhance your ability to be successful in intimate relationships, discover effective ways of getting your partner to respond to your needs, and learn what key emotional habits we all need to develop in order to have healthy connections with others. Learn more...

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