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  • Taft Built, Cal’s Angels team up

    Taft Built, a family-owned, home renovating and building company based out of South Elgin, is giving back to the community by teaming up with Cal’s An ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 2:54 pm
  • Cougars reveal name of specialty brew

    GENEVA – The Kane County Cougars, with the help of their fans and social media followers, have announced the name for the organization’s specialty Cou ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 2:53 pm
  • Tales from the Motherhood: 'It could happen'

    I’ve got two kids heading to college. Soon. According to a 2012 column written by Forbes contribut ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 2:47 pm
  • Author Kelly Corrigan's Glitter and Glue for Good Tour to make stop in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – New York Times Best-Selling author Kelly Corrigan is taking her latest book, “Glitter and Glue,” on a multi-city tour while raising mone ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Irish band Caladh Nua to perform at Fermilab

    BATAVIA – The Fermilab Art Series will present Irish band Caladh Nua at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, at Fermilab’s Wilson Hall, located at Pine Street an ...
    Feb. 13, 2015 - 2:40 pm
  • Tales from the Motherhood: Precious little to do with housework

    A few days ago, Noah had a French club meeting after school. When he was ready for a ride home, he s ...
    Feb. 13, 2015 - 2:36 pm
  • British woman’s human-powered, global journey makes stop in Elgin

    It has taken one woman nearly four years to travel more than 20,000 miles around the world using only a bicycle, kayak and rowing boat.
    Feb. 6, 2015 - 11:00 pm
  • Theory: In honor of Valentine’s Day, take the pulse of your relationship

    People stare at me in disbelief when I tell them that my husband and I have never had an argument. Honestly, never. So, for all you disbelievers, and ...
    Feb. 6, 2015 - 5:34 pm
  • Tales from the Motherhood: No 'just' in a busy mom's world

    Noah called me from school Wednesday morning. “I forgot my water bottle. Can you just bring it?” h ...
    Feb. 6, 2015 - 6:19 pm
  • Tales from the Motherhood: ‘It’s my job to be the sturdy standpipe’

    Last Friday night, when I calmly, but firmly, texted my 16-year-old that he needed to come home from his busboy job “now,” and that I “wouldn’t budge, ...
    Feb. 1, 2015 - 8:52 am