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Joe @ Smoothology Smoothie Cafe

Joe from the morning show gave away prizes every 15 minutes at Smoothology Smoothie Cafe for their Grand opening! It was fun for all families, Smoothology had free samples, cotton candy, and balloon artists! We also had your chance to win smoothies for a year along with gift cards and concert tickets. Be sure to stop by and have a smoothie, they are delicious!

Joe @ Gary Lang

Star 105.5 and Joe from the morning show was out at Gary Lang to kick off your Saturday with a lot of fun! Those who stopped in for the puppy adoption event were able to take home a new fur baby! Lucky listeners were able to sign up for a chance to win Family four packs of Windy City Bulls tickets as well as Boy Band Review tickets at The Star 105 table! All in all a great way to spend a Saturday morning!

Joe @ Arboretum of South Barrington

Joe from the morning show was out and about with Anna and Elsa from Frozen at the Arboretum of South Barrington! We had some Hot Cocoa for everyone to enjoy at the Ice rink, and we had prizes to give away every 15 minutes for the family! We also had Windy City up for grabs as well. Head out and visit the Arboretum of South Barrington and do a little shopping, a little skating, and a whole lotta winning!

Care 4 Breast 5K @ Woodstock North HS

WHAT AN EVENT! Care 4 Breast Cancer 5K was an absolute success. Vicki’s cupcakes raised just over $7000 and thousands showed up at Woodstock North High School, Joe and Tina were on hand with most of the staff from Star and the community showed up with open arms. The weather was beautiful, overall….a great day!

Stew @ Walk To Remember

More than 600 communities participate in this national event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support, and research with the Alzheimer’s Association. Grab your family and friends to join News Director Stew Cohen for the local Walk to End Alzheimer’s®! There’s a Promise Garden to recognize those you’ve loved, lost, or are currently caring for someone fighting the disease.

The Star crew will be out with your chance to win some fall fun for the family too.

Are You Smarter Than Joe Finale @ Benton Street Tap

It. Finally. Happened. The mighty Joe finally fell in the last round at Benton Street Tap. Rebecca from Sycamore took him out! Finally! Congratulations, Rebecca took home $800!!!! What an amazing crowd each and every week.

Joe @ McHenry Bank and Trust BBQ

Joe from the morning show out and about in the community on this perfect Saturday afternoon at McHenry Bank and Trust for their Community cookout! Great event for the family, face painting, balloon animals, and food! Star had Santa’s Village tickets to give out and some awesome Star Swag! McHenry Bank and Trust is located on rt 120, in McHenry.

Cary Grove Main St Fest

We had a blast at the Cary Grove Main St Fest! We were registering listeners to win tickets to the Richardson Family Corn Maze There was plenty of great food from the local food vendors, and great bands like The Far Outs, Dick Diamond and the Dusters, and High Fidelity rocked it all day and all night!

Joe @ Rosen Hyundai of Algonquin

Joe from the morning show spent his Friday afternoon at Rosen Hyundai of Algonquin and he gave out concert tickets every 15 minutes! B-52’s, Counting Crows w/ Live, AND Disney On Ice. Come out today, meet the staff, and for every test drive $5 will be donated to canine companions for independence. The best part, there are puppies to play with. Bring the entire family!