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  • Live 10 Extra Years

       “A healthy mouth can add 10 years to your life” coming straight from the mouth of Dr. Charles H. Mayo, one of the founders of the Mayo Clinic. A h ...
    June 1, 2016 - 8:11 am
  • Tom’s Cookbook Library: A fresh take on Texas-style barbecue

    "Legends of Texas Barbecue Cookbook” (Chronicle), revised and updated since its first appearance in 2002, has much to support recommending it.
    July 1, 2016 - 5:30 pm
  • Taste of the Town: From their backyard to yours

    Two North Aurora men – and Batavia natives – have found success with their barbecue catering business.
    July 1, 2016 - 5:33 am
  • St. Charles library hosts student artwork throughout July

    ST. CHARLES – Artwork by St. Charles School District 303 students is on display at the St. Charles Public Library through July 31, according to a news ...
    June 1, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Alice's Place a summer favorite for Elburn area customers, employees

    ELBURN – From the moment Alice’s Place opens its doors each morning, customers from all over the community come flooding in for ice cream treats and d ...
    July 1, 2016 - 5:41 pm
  • Weekend 10: 'Weird Al' requires Mandatory attendance, Fourth of July are highlights of the upcoming long weekend

    ‘WEIRD AL’ YANKOVICWHEN: 8 p.m. July 2WHERE: RiverEdge Park, 360 N. Broadway, AuroraCOST & INFO: "We ...
    June 30, 2016 - 7:12 am
  • St. Charles' concerts series strikes a chord

    ST. CHARLES – If it’s a summer Thursday evening in St. Charles, chances are Lincoln Park is packed with people, ready to hear some tunes.
    June 29, 2016 - 7:30 am
  • Out and About – St. Charles

    June 29, 2016 - 7:30 am
  • Paisano's Pizza & Grill to open second location in Sugar Grove

    “Paisano” in Italian means friend, and Dick and Annette Theobald knew when they opened their restaurant they wanted to be friends with the entire comm ...
    June 28, 2016 - 9:21 pm
  • Dance Dynamics wins Geneva's Got Talent competition

    GENEVA – Dance Dynamics was named the fifth annual Geneva’s Got Talent winner and won the $1,000 grand prize on June 25, according to a news release.
    June 28, 2016 - 10:59 am
  • The Romantics to bring high energy show to Elgin next month

    "What I Like About You" – the signature song of Detroit band The Romantics–- sounds as fresh as it did when it was released in 1980.
    June 28, 2016 - 7:03 am
  • Elburn's Mighty Greens Farm talks CSA program, additional greenhouse

    ELBURN – One greenhouse, two greenhouses, next stop – three greenhouses. Sounds like a child’s rhym ...
    June 28, 2016 - 7:08 am
  • First Street Plaza restaurants offer place to 'Unwind'

    ST. CHARLES – Noting his love of the First Street Plaza, Shay Clarke of McNally’s Traditional Irish Pub in St. Charles said he views it as a European ...
    June 28, 2016 - 7:08 am
  • Learning to Grow: Commonly asked questions from the help desk

    One of the many services that University of Illinois Extension master gardeners provide for Kane County is our help desk. Homeowners can call or come ...
    June 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Tales From The Motherhood: Are we spinning in an alternate universe?

    I’ve got nothing. Not a darned thing. Nothing funny or moving or witty or wise to give you this week. Sorry. 
    June 26, 2016 - 8:41 pm
  • Good Natured: The attraction of a certain Eddie Bauer shirt

    I would imagine most of us, if asked, would admit to owning something we deem lucky. It might be a classic good-luck charm such as a horseshoe, a rabb ...
    June 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Maple Park's Concert on the Lawn series features feel-good tunes

    MAPLE PARK – With storms sweeping through the area, the first “Concert on the Lawn” of the season, hosted by the Maple Park & Countryside Fire Protect ...
    June 26, 2016 - 7:17 am
  • Backstage With ... Ron Onesti: Michael Bolton to perform June 28 in St. Charles

    I see you have Michael Bolton coming back. Is he still sporting that “mane” of hair? – Joanie T., Wayne
    June 24, 2016 - 7:50 am
  • Tom’s Cookbook Library: Sensational seasonal fruit desserts

    No matter the season, fresh fruits offer home cooks a perfect opportunity to get creative in the kitchen.
    June 23, 2016 - 10:14 am
  • Songwriting workshop series comes to Batavia library June 25

    BATAVIA — The Batavia Public Library will be one of the locations for the Fox Valley Music Foundation’s singer/songwriter workshop and performance ser ...
    June 24, 2016 - 5:32 am
  • Rush to expand academic medicine to western suburbs

    Rush University Medical Center and Rush-Copley Medical Center have announced that they intend to redefine their existing relationship to expand academ ...
    June 23, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • Finding a better way to your plate

    Batavia resident David Ouellette not only wants to raise awareness about the treatment of factory farm animals – but he’s also doing something about i ...
    June 23, 2016 - 7:40 am
  • Out and About – St. Charles

    FREE LINE DANCING AT THE SALVATION ARMYWHEN: 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Mondays and noon to 1 p.m. Wednesda ...
    June 22, 2016 - 10:50 am
  • Learn dehydration techniques and more at free food seminar June 26

    BATAVIA — A free seminar aims to provide tips and tricks for preserving produce. The Just Food Initi ...
    June 22, 2016 - 9:42 am
  • Smile! Janet's Cooking: Jericho Road and Roberta Scott’s Bunsteads

    Through third grade, I lived in the country, on Jericho Road, just east of Ashe Road in Sugar Grove. Kids in my class called me “Bucky Bear” because o ...
    June 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Chit Chat: St. Charles service club brews up craft beer event

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Breakfast Rotary Club is brewing a weekend event that its members hope will put it in a better position to support such ...
    June 23, 2016 - 7:06 am
  • Library blends walking, talking for new book club

    SUGAR GROVE – Anyone looking to pick up a good read this summer may want to check out the Sugar Grove Public Library’s new Tales and Trails Book Club.
    June 21, 2016 - 9:37 am
  • Waubonsee's Check wears many musical hats

    SUGAR GROVE – Frank Check seems like a star sitting behind his drum set, but he actually is leading Sugar Grove’s Waubonsee Community College Performi ...
    June 21, 2016 - 7:04 am
  • Maple Park's Acquaviva Winery to open bed and breakfast on property

    MAPLE PARK – Guests entering Acquaviva Winery in Maple Park might feel like they've stepped into Italy. Whether it’s in the architecture, artwork or t ...
    June 21, 2016 - 7:03 am
  • Recycling Food Cans

    Did you know that recycling seven steel cans saves enough energy to power a 60-watt bulb for 26 hours? Consumers use several items daily that can be r ...
    June 20, 2016 - 8:42 am