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  • Learning to Grow: Time to invest in next year’s lawn

    With the long summer days waning, fresh tomatoes coming out of the garden (finally!) and the flowers looking exhausted from the summer weather, the bi ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 4:14 pm
  • Tales From The Motherhood: A closer look at T-shirt message

    "Break'n Ankles Shatter'n Dreams?" Really, Nike? I was school shopping with my kids last Sunday when ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 5:07 pm
  • Donny and Marie to take Paramount stage

    Brother and sister duo Donny and Marie Osmond have been entertaining crowds for 50 years. They will ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:43 pm
  • Drop-In Programs at Primrose Farm

    St. Charles Park District’s Primrose Farm offers children hands-on farm fun all year long. Program ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:55 am
  • Learning to Grow: Ornamental alliums – different, easy and inexpensive

    If you want something different, easy and inexpensive that will give your garden charm and distinction, think about planting ornamental alliums.
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • Tales From the Motherhood: Life is about 'going with the flow'

    Sorry, coach, no can do. Daily soccer practice might have worked, this last week of summer, had we not already come down with last-week-of-summer-itis ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 2:43 pm
  • Disc Golf at James O. Breen Community Park

    St. Charles Park District offers a free 9-Hole Disc Golf Course at James O. Breen Communit ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 4:08 pm
  • Learning to Grow: Got Milk(weed)?

    On my morning walk, I often pass an area that is full of native plants. I am pleased to say there ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 6:06 pm
  • Tales from the Motherhood: 'Green' Living | Mom explores county’s farm-fresh fare

    I sucked down a kale smoothie in the car last Saturday morning, on my way to the farm to pick up my second box of veggies. I felt like I was cramming ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 6:03 pm
  • ‘Collateral Damage’ exhibit coming to ECC

    ELGIN – An exhibition featuring the work of award-winning documentary photographers will be on display from Friday, Aug. 15, through Thursday, Sept. 2 ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • St. Charles Park District offers free dog parks

    The St. Charles Park District offers three dog parks in town to run, play and socialize with others.
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 11:21 am
  • Theory: Chance and circumstance

    He’s tan; drives an expensive car; his suits look custom made. You know the type; he’s rich … must be.
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Learning to Grow: How does your garden grow ... at work

    I work at a marina in southern Wisconsin.  Last year, I planted a few large containers with cherry ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 4:34 pm
  • Tales from the Motherhood: Ode to the last tooth and a lost piano

    My baby has no more baby teeth. How did that even happen? She yanked out the last loose one last m ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 4:29 pm
  • House Walk to feature Frank Lloyd Wright home

    BATAVIA – The Batavia House Walk will take place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 28. Five hom ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 4:18 pm
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