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  • Good Natured: American dipper, icon of western streams

    I would wager that most folks have heard of the Big Dipper, the famous constellation. Shoot, even astro know-nothings like me can point it out in the ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:34 pm
  • Learning to Grow: Perennials to welcome fall

    I am terrible at saying goodbye. In fact, embracing change in general can be a bit of a challenge for me.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:45 pm
  • Tales from the Motherhood: Picture book perfect

    I made my 16-year-old read a picture book Thursday morning before school. Yup, true story. My late ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:39 pm
  • A New, Natural-Looking Option For Breast Implants with Women's Institute

    Whether it's a desire to improve body contour, enhance diminished size after pregnancy, or make corrections to shape and symmetry following surgery fo ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:47 am
  • Animal blessing set in Geneva

    GENEVA – The eighth annual Blessing of the Animals ceremony is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Oct. 5 on the lawn of the old courthouse on Third Street in Gen ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 9:16 pm
  • Proper flossing is key to oral health sponsored by Murphy Dentistry

    In a perfect world, people would floss on a daily basis, using the right technique. Ronald Murphy, a ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • E-Waste Recycling and Disposal Tips With Advanced Disposal

    On January 1 2012, several electronic devices were banned from landfills. These devices include televisions, monitors, printers, computer, electronic ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 9:37 am
  • Uncorked: Italian sparkling wine you can drink with a meal

    What started off as a friendly bet, turned into an endeavor into world-class winemaking.  Second gen ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • The Rascals’ founder to perform in St. Charles

    The Rascals’ founder Felix Cavaliere was inspired by the assassination of Bobby Kennedy to write “People Got to Be Free,” which went on to become one ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Geneva’s Wildwood receives fourth Wine Spectator Award of Excellence

    GENEVA – With more than 300 wines from around the world in stock, Wildwood restaurant owner and wine director Patrick Neary takes pride in the restaur ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Paramount kicks off season in strong fashion with ‘Cats’

    The Paramount Theatre has kicked off its 2014-15 Broadway series in strong fashion with the beloved musical “Cats.”
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • St. Charles Park District seeks historical photos of city

    The St. Charles Park District, Heritage Center and Baker Community Center Board need your help. The ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 8:40 am
  • Good Natured: Barn swallows can be fascinating to watch

    The neighbor’s kids were out the other day, chattering excitedly as they soaked up some late-summer sun. It was snack time – seems like it’s always sn ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 8:42 pm
  • Learning to Grow: Use container gardens to kick off fall decorating

    As we turn the calendar to September, we start thinking about fall decorating. We may not be quite ready to load the car with straw bales, cornstalks ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 6:05 pm
  • Tales from the Motherhood: Now and then

    Wednesday afternoon I got a text from my friend, Hilde. Would I like to watch Batavia High School’s annual homecoming parade with her? One of her teen ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 5:57 pm
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