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  • Tales from the Motherhood: Healing horses

    “It was a magical evening,” said one of Casey’s Safe Haven founders, Sue Balla, a few weeks ago when Rustic Road Farm hosted its third annual “Gallopi ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 5:56 pm
  • Host your birthday party at a park district facility

    Are you looking for a location to host a fall or winter birthday party? All standard parties includ ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 4:39 pm
  • Chit Chat: Elgin native wins Emmy for work on ‘Shark Tank’

    Elgin native Heather M. Dreiling’s work is seen by millions of television viewers a week. Dreiling i ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Learning to Grow: Autumn mysteries

    Monday night has become a regular night to eat out with several of my friends. Last week, as we departed one of our favorite spots, we all noted how t ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 5:25 pm
  • Tales from the Motherhood: Beloved teacher John Dryden announces retirement; he will be missed

    Well, it finally happened. Veteran Batavia High School social studies teacher John Dryden, one of Noah’s all-time favorite teachers, has reportedly le ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 5:22 pm
  • Have you seen Bigfoot?

    Bigfoot, Sasquatch, whatever name you call it, the St. Charles Park District needs your help to search for it.
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 10:09 am
  • Fine Line to stage Uncommon Threads fashion show

    ST. CHARLES – Uncommon Threads, Fine Line Creative Arts Center’s 28th annual juried fashion show, fundraiser and luncheon, will take place Sunday, Oct ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 2:11 pm
  • ECC to present blues and brats during Bratoberfest

    ELGIN – The Elgin Community College Arts Center will celebrate its inaugural Bratoberfest, featuring blues and brats, on Friday, Oct. 10. As part of t ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 3:02 pm
  • On-som' bel event showcases unique art for a good cause

    BATAVIA – The multicolored wig Lauren Schmidt wore Saturday added about three feet to her five-foot, six-inch frame, but surprisingly it did not weigh ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:00 pm
  • Learning to Grow: Autumn a time to think of spring

    Fall, my favorite season of the year; my dog loves it too!  We all have a bit of spring in our ste ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 3:34 pm
  • Tales from the Motherhood: Family dinner often a ‘moveable feast’

    Dinner is an art form. I’m not talking about the food. Nope, I’m talking merely about the getting people to the table – and keeping them there – part.
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 3:31 pm
  • Waubonsee college concert to celebrate life of music professor

    SUGAR GROVE – Next month, Waubonsee Community College in Sugar Grove will host a memorial concert to celebrate the life of one of its educators.
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 6:23 pm
  • Volunteers make a difference at Hickory Knolls Discovery Center

    Help keep Hickory Knolls Discovery Center a wonderful place to visit. A variety of volunte ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 9:36 am
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