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2017 Kane County Chronicle Best of the Fox

Face Time with Nick Kennedy

Published: Friday, March 8, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT • Updated: Friday, March 8, 2013 10:15 a.m. CDT

West Chicago resident Nick Kennedy, 24, was working at Heritage Prairie Farm in Campton Township when he answered 10 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.

Where did you grow up? West Chicago

Who would play you in the movie of your life? Chris Hemsworth

First job? Mowing lawns

As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? I wanted to be everything – pretty much everything but a chef. I wanted to be a cop, a firefighter, a lawyer, a doctor. I kind of just fell into [being a chef] and fell in love with it.

A book you’d recommend? All the Harry Potter books by J.K. Rowling.

Favorite charity? Feed My Starving Children

Do you speak another language? Conversational Spanish

Hobbies? Mostly food-related stuff

Favorite local restaurant? Bien Trucha or Geneva Ale House, both in Geneva

What is an interesting factoid about yourself? I am addicted to tattoos. I have 14 tattoos, starting when I was 18. It’s a form of self-expression, and I think they’re fun.

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