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  • 2016 Best of the Fox Winners

    Thank you to all of the readers who took part in the 2016 Best of the Fox contest. Here are the winn ...
    May 26, 2016 - 9:30 am
  • Chit Chat: St. Charles Fine Art Show returns Memorial Day weekend

    Sue McDowell isn’t an artist, but she has helped bring art to downtown St. Charles for nearly 20 years.
    May 26, 2016 - 3:47 pm
  • Tom’s Cookbook Library: Versatile kale works well in low-salt regimen

    Cutting back on the salt doesn’t condemn you to a lifetime of bland, flavorless eating. Food blogger Jessica Goldman Foung dispels that rumor as basel ...
    May 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Health department marks milestone with Narcan training program

    Nearly two years after its launch, the Kane County Health Department’s Narcan training program has reached a milestone.
    May 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Taste of the Town: 'Food is the main focus' – Isacco's Kitchen brings northern Italian fare to First Street

    ST. CHARLES – Isacco Vitali’s decision to relocate Isacco’s Kitchen a little closer to central downtown St. Charles wasn’t made on a whim. After all, ...
    May 18, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • Tom’s Cookbook Library: New book revisits Classic Eclairs

    Home bakers with an appetite for French pastry – especially eclairs, profiteroles, cream puffs and savory gougeres – now have a new guide at their dis ...
    May 17, 2016 - 12:32 pm
  • The Wine Detectives: Getting to know the Centre De Vin in Hong Kong

    We just returned from our latest trip to Hong Kong, where we focused our efforts on finalizing an agreement with Ben Chang, majority owner of the Cent ...
    May 17, 2016 - 12:03 pm
  • Smile, Janet's Cooking!: A double-layer cake – just like Mom’s

    We do not call ourselves professional cake makers at The Catering Gourmets. But we do make tasty Texas sheet cakes. The chocolate version has been aro ...
    May 14, 2016 - 8:20 am
  • Chit Chat: The Next Dimension set to hit Arcada stage May 15

    It has been a long time. Not only have Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr. been performing for close ...
    May 17, 2016 - 9:52 am
  • Tom’s Cookbook Library: ‘Naked Cookbook’ focuses on healthy eating

    You have heard it before: There’s no quick fix when it comes to diets. London-based Tess Ward, a Le Cordon Bleu-trained chef and food blogger, undersc ...
    May 10, 2016 - 8:39 am
  • Taste of the Town: More than just pizza

    GENEVA – Brian Goewey was looking for the right opportunity. He had already been part of an investm ...
    May 5, 2016 - 8:09 am
  • Tom's Cookbook Library: ‘Broth’ as nature’s nutrition cure-all

    Food therapist Vicki Edgson and food writer Heather Thomas, co-authors of “Broth” (Jacqui Small LLP), turn their attention to what they describe as na ...
    April 28, 2016 - 11:34 am
  • 'A passion for the arts': Sculptor reflects on career after being inducted into Fox Valley Arts Hall of Fame

    ST. CHARLES – It seems just like yesterday that Guy J. Bellaver took his first art classes. When he ...
    April 26, 2016 - 7:45 am
  • Fox River Distilling Company in Geneva honored for its vodka, gin

    GENEVA – Fox River Distilling Company, a local craft distillery headquartered in Geneva, has announced that – for a second year in a row – it has earn ...
    April 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Tom's Cookbook Library: Redefining what you can do on the grill

    “Around the Fire” (Ten Speed Press), a new cookbook by chefs Greg Denton and Gabrielle Quinonez, charts inspired new directions home barbecue afficion ...
    April 26, 2016 - 9:28 am