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  • Bernie’s Bully Dogs takes flavor on the road in Batavia

    BATAVIA – A new venture this year is Bernie’s Bully Dogs, whose luncheon culinary show travels to regular haunts in Batavia and to special events.
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 5:23 pm
  • Chit Chat: St. Charles resident talks fashion, style on podcast

    It could be easy for Mallory Sills to forget that her insight on the style and beauty world is connecting with people – mainly women – across the glob ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 11:10 am
  • Learning To Grow: Great ground covers for your garden

    Do you have areas where it is difficult to establish or maintain grass? Even if you are a fan of lawn, would you like to reduce your grassy areas and ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 8:00 am
  • Tales From The Motherhood: Getting it done over the phone

    I remember the days when Noah grimaced whenever I suggested he order the pizza. You know, make the call.
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 6:30 am
  • Good Natured: Back on the topic of badgers

    At the end of last week’s column, the reputation of a certain local naturalist was in tatters. She’d mistaken a dead raccoon, one of our area’s most c ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 6:00 am
  • Weekend 10: Geneva Concours car show, baseball fireworks, Second City and theater to highlight weekend's top entertainment

    GENEVA CONCOURS CAR SHOWWHEN: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 28WHERE: Third Street area in downtown GenevaCO ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 12:56 pm
  • Playhouse 38 stages 'Calendar Girls' in Geneva

    GENEVA – Hats off and more to the cast and crew of "Calendar Girls," which began its weekend run with a packed house Aug. 25. The spirited evening beg ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 4:46 pm
  • Local musicians attend summer music academy

    This summer, 12 students from Geneva, St. Charles, Elburn, South Elgin and Algonquin attended the Birch Creek Music Performance Center in Egg Harbor, ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 4:48 pm
  • Batavia home by Frank Lloyd Wright to host arts fundraiser

    BATAVIA – A rare chance to enjoy New Orleans jazz on the grounds of a storied home will be Sept. 18 at the privately owned Frank Lloyd Wright house on ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 7:31 am
  • GOT GAS!

    Dear Tom: While most gas is normal part of digestion, if yours is changing or you have constipation, diarrhea or weight change, an evaluation is recom ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 1:42 pm
  • Out and About – St. Charles

    SENIOR STROLL AT LEROY OAKES FOREST PRESERVEWHEN: 10 a.m. to noon Sept. 1WHERE: Creek Bend Nature Ce ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 5:56 pm
  • Batavia Public Library will be closed Aug. 26

    BATAVIA – The Batavia Public Library will be closed to the public Aug. 26. The staff announced the ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 2:06 pm
  • St. Charles museum’s walking tour highlights city’s rich history

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles History Museum is giving tourists and residents alike a chance to explore the city’s history.
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 1:19 pm
  • St. Charles resident joins Conservation Foundation

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles resident is taking on a role with The Conservation Foundation, one of the region’s oldest and largest nonprofit land and w ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 2:41 pm
  • Tales From The Motherhood: Trying to stay up for the Olympics

    The Olympics is so much work. Seriously, it’s all I can do to keep my eyes open.“Mom, wake up!” my d ...
    Aug. 21, 2016 - 7:54 pm
  • Good Natured: Dead wrong about roadkill

    A few weeks ago I came as close as I’ve ever come to getting my Naturalist Card revoked.Right there ...
    Aug. 21, 2016 - 7:53 pm
  • Learning to Grow: Time to think about fall vegetable gardening

    It may be difficult to think about gardening for the fall while you are still battling the effects of the hot summer we have had this year. You may fe ...
    Aug. 21, 2016 - 8:14 pm
  • Batavia Pokemon lure nears, plus concert to effervesce with Soda band

    BATAVIA – Thanks to a rained-out show in mid-June, summer’s outdoor concert season in Batavia will enjoy a lingering last hurrah with an appearance by ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 8:27 pm
  • Mystery Diner: Geneva's The Burger Local elevates American classic

    GENEVA – Truffle, fennel and other appetite teasers lend culinary panache to the star-billed attraction at The Burger Local in Geneva, which enjoys a ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 6:17 pm
  • Modest Coffee supports artists with custom brews, colorful labels

    SUGAR GROVE – Olivia Dyess is a self-described coffee connoisseur.When the 38-year-old Chicago artis ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 9:22 am
  • Tom’s Cookbook Library: Book offers solid, all-round recipes

    “Home Cooked” (Ten Speed Press), with its inspired recipes for everything from rich sauces to meaty ragus to perfectly charred vegetables, is designed ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Weekend 10: Turtles band tour, Bug Fest, Elburn Days to highlight weekend's top entertainment

    ROCK BANDS REUNITEWHEN: 8 p.m. Aug. 19WHERE: Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd., AuroraCOST & INF ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 8:12 pm
  • Geneva artist hosts Christmas card workshop – in August

    GENEVA – Although it was a blistering hot August night with the temperature at 90-plus, the cool basement classroom at Beech Tree Studio in Geneva was ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • Elburn woman's dresses on display in Smithsonian museum

    ELBURN – When Kathleen Marsh was 10 years old, her fifth grade class was going on a field trip to Washington D.C.
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 3:28 pm
  • Out and About – St. Charles

    Aug. 16, 2016 - 10:26 pm
  • Pheasant Run offers "Frozen"-themed back-to-school party

    ST. CHARLES – Pheasant Run is offering families a “cool” way to celebrate before school starts with a “Frozen”-themed back-to-school bash from 6 to 8 ...
    Aug. 16, 2016 - 3:24 pm
  • Heritage Prairie Farm seeks vendors for annual craft and food fair

    ELBURN – The eighth annual Artisan Craft & Food Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 12 and from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 13 at Heritage Prairie ...
    Aug. 16, 2016 - 1:58 pm
  • Sugar Grove Public Library seeks local artists for gallery exhibit

    SUGAR GROVE – The Sugar Grove Public Library has a new art space, Gallery 125, and organizers are looking for local artists to exhibit their work whil ...
    Aug. 16, 2016 - 11:10 am
  • Backstage Questions ... with Ron Onesti: Don’t thank me, thank the 'Old Neighborhood'

    It is no secret that I am an Italian American, and a proud one at that. I was born on Taylor Street in Chicago’s “Little Italy.” Being a child of the ...
    Aug. 16, 2016 - 9:41 am
  • Tasteful new shop branches out in Batavia

    BATAVIA – A new business is spicing up Batavia’s bustling North River Street commercial district. The Tea Tree is a retail shop specializing in loose- ...
    Aug. 15, 2016 - 6:42 pm