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  • Good Natured: Cooler weather brings unexpected house guests

    This week’s column comes in the form of a public service announcement, courtesy of my cat, Jimmy.Bei ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • Mamma Mia!’ the perfect mother-daughter date

    Holly and I were on hand for the Paramount Theatre’s recent press opening of the musical “Mamma Mia!” and, WOW, what a show! And, wow, what a lot of s ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 6:00 am
  • Weekend 10: House walk, film fest, theater, Irish poets and art to highlight weekend's top entertainment

    BATAVIA HOUSE WALKWHEN: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 25, plus after-partyWHERE: Sites in BataviaCOST & IN ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 3:51 pm
  • Hands of Hope 5K to aid grief, hospice services

    BATAVIA – A Walk to Remember will be a 5K walk along the Fox River on Sept. 24, stepping off in Batavia to support Fox Valley Hands of Hope, formerly ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 3:54 pm
  • Keep wood waste out of landfills

    Are you looking for an alternative to disposing of waste wood? Consider recycling your scraps rather than sending them to the landfill.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 12:16 pm
  • Tom’s Cookbook Library: A handy compendium of nourishing vegan recipes

    For a variety of reasons, a number of people are cutting back on red meat and dairy products from their diets or eschewing it completely. They base th ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 10:04 am
  • Sugar Grove man pens how-to book for business blogging

    SUGAR GROVE – Chances are, if you’re reading this article, you’re not a journalist.Matt Brennan of S ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 9:57 am
  • Waubonsee's health care programs shift to Aurora with real-life training

    Simulations may not be the real thing, but in order to provide the very best in emergency medical technician (EMT) training, Waubonsee Community Colle ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 6:58 pm
  • Smile, Janet's Cooking: Grandparents wear wooden shoes and make prune cakes

    Grandma wore wooden shoes. She lived with Grandpa in a little brick house at the end of a little shady street in Batavia. Grandpa loved to grow things ...
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 10:35 am
  • Kane County Health Department campaign to kick off with grant

    The Kane County Health Department has been selected one of 50 members of the HealthyCommunity50 in the Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge to recei ...
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 9:54 am
  • Paramount Theatre to launch season with energetic 'Mamma Mia!'

    Full disclosure – I am not a fan of ABBA's music by any means. But the strong performances and overwhelming energy of Paramount Theatre's version of " ...
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 8:14 pm
  • Unwelcome plants can be threat to nature, health

    The invaders are lurking among us. Invasive plants, that is. The USDA lists 102 invasive plants in Illinois. See the complete list at http://www.invas ...
    Sept. 17, 2016 - 7:28 am
  • Good Natured: Native plants make all the difference

    When was the last time you had an aha! moment?You know what I’m talking about. An abrupt realization ...
    Sept. 17, 2016 - 6:26 am
  • Tom's Cookbook Library: Discovering the joy of 'Healthy Greek Cooking'

    Anna Naltsastzian Bourla uses her 2015 cookbook, “Healthy Greek Cooking” (Pelican Publishing), as a forum to encourage home cooks to derive the positi ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 2:38 pm
  • Pianists sought for American Grands

    ELGIN – Pianists of all levels are being sought for what is billed as “the piano event of the year,” according to a news release.
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 10:23 am