Category Archives: December 2011 Edition

Snug Hugs for Kids


Children and families located in Illinois recently received warm winter gear just in time for the cold weather.  The clothing was donated by local area residents to the Snug Hugs for Kids clothing drive, sponsored by Merlin 200,000 Mile Shops and benefitted their charity partner, Children’s Home + Aid.  This was the 21st year that the Snug Hugs for Kids clothing drive was conducted.  More than 30 Merlin courtesy vans and a large delivery truck, formed a caravan at the Merlin shop in Hanover Park and traveled to the Children Home + Aid Mitzi Freidheim Englewood Child and Family Center in Chicago to deliver the clothes.

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Category : December 2011 Edition, Local Events, Merlin's
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Vinny’s Pizza Hurricane Challenge!

Coming in January! Vinny’s is having a Hurricane Pizza Challenge! Eat a whole Hurricane (2 toppings of your choice), beat the top time and win 1 free pizza a week until your time is beat. Call to reserve your spot and take on the Hurrcane!!

Check out the Hurricane Pizza Challenge video at:

Category : December 2011 Edition, Featured, Vinny's Pizza
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Nutcracker Trivia

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Category : December 2011 Edition, Local Events, Trivia & Puzzles
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Answers to December’s Crossword Puzzle

So, how did you do this month? As you may have noted, we use the names of our advertisers in each issues’s crossword puzzle. Here are the answers to December’s puzzle:

Category : Crossword Puzzle, December 2011 Edition
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December’s New Values Magazine is on the Way!

Keep an eye on your mail this week as December’s issue of New Values Magazine hits the streets. In addition to valuable coupons from local businesses, you’ll find community events, announcements and information along with news from Kishwaukee Hospital!

And don’t forget to return through the week here to our web site — we’ll be posting stories, coupons and other information from our advertisers for your enjoyment!

Category : December 2011 Edition, Sycamore, What's New
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