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Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Savant Capital Management, an independent, nationally-recognized, fee-only wealth management firm headquartered in Rockford, with an additional location in Freeport, has been ranked by InvestmentNews as one of the Top 10 Registered Investment Adviser firms in the Midwest, based on total assets under management (AUM).   Savant earned the No. 6 spot with a total AUM of $5.62 billion. ...read more
Categories: Newsletter , General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
FREEPORT, Ill., Dec. 17, 2018 — A tree from Jones Farrar 1B World School won first place in the FHN Community Festival of Trees judges’ vote and third place in the People’s Choice voting – the only double winner in this year’s competition.   The group will receive a $500 check for its first-place win and a $100 check for its third-place prize for its tree reflecting this year’s Festival of ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Monday, December 10, 2018
Freeport, IL – Thanksgiving is behind us. Christmas will be here before we know it. Morning hoarfrost is a common sight on trees, fences and grass. And the Stephenson County Fair Association is in full swing preparing for the 2019 County Fair? Yes, you read that correctly! Even though the fair is months away and probably the last thing on everyone’s mind as we enter yet another long, cold winter, ...read more
Categories: Newsletter , Community
Monday, December 10, 2018
(Rockford – Wednesday, November 28, 2018) – RAMP is excited to announce Wrightslaw Training with Pete Wright, Esq. in conjunction with Special Education & Transition Resource Expo on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at Faranda’s, 302 Grove Street in DeKalb, Illinois. Training is from 9:00am until 4:30pm with registration beginning at 8:00am. The Special Education & Transition Resource Expo is a FREE ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, November 19, 2018
As we move towards the holidays, food pantries are looking to fill their shelves. Giving to a food drive is an easy way to give back to your community.  There are a few key tips to consider when donating to a food drive.“The number one rule of donating food,” according to Carol Erickson, SNAP Ed Educator for University of Illinois Extension, “only donate the food you would serve your family. It is ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, November 15, 2018
Savant Capital Management, an independent, nationally-recognized, fee-only wealth management firm located in Freeport, is pleased to recognize Diane Peters for earning the Financial Paraplanner Qualified Professional™ (FPQP™) designation and Eamon Verdone for earning the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA®) ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
On Saturday, December 1st participants can enjoy the holiday decorations in Chicago while shopping along Michigan Avenue without the hassle of driving or parking.  Buses will leave at 9:00 am from the McKinley Street parking lot located in Read Park.  Riders will be dropped off in the center of the Magnificent Mile.  Buses will return to the parking lot at approximately 9:00 p.m.  Costs are $30 ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber
Monday, November 05, 2018
Brent Brodeski Named One of Chicago’s Notable Financial Advisors  ROCKFORD, Ill. (Nov. 5, 2018) – Savant Capital Management, a nationally-recognized, fee-only wealth management firm headquartered in Rockford, with additional locations in Freeport, Chicago, Downers Grove, Hoffman Estates, Naperville, St. Charles, and Wilmette, is pleased to announce that CEO Brent Brodeski has been named one of ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Newsletter , General News Article
Monday, October 29, 2018
Friends,  Can you believe it is almost Christmas already? Where did the year go? 2018 has been a year of great blessings and great challenges. We have served over 2,000 people in some capacity (without duplication) and have started some innovative programming aimed at giving a hand up to those on the edge in our community. Our facility is buzzing… The need here is great.As we begin our Christmas ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, October 15, 2018
Friends, Can you believe it is almost Christmas already? Where did the year go? 2018 has been a year of great blessings and great challenges. We have served over 2,000 people in some capacity (without duplication) and have started some innovative programming aimed at giving a hand up to those on the edge of our community. Our facility is buzzing… the need here is great. As we begin our Christmas ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest