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  • 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
  • Our View: Planting seeds as a new school year starts

    The last half of the calendar year is not typically a time one thinks about starting anew – that mentality is usually associated with the spring and t ...
    Aug. 28, 2016 - 8:18 pm
  • 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
  • River Town Chronicles: Trying to gut it out without suspenders

    The other day I ran into a friend who I’d never seen wear suspenders before.“I wear them to hold my ...
    Aug. 28, 2016 - 8:19 pm
  • @ Your Library: New program, relatively new services

    Studies have shown that reading to your baby, toddler and preschooler helps to boost your child’s learning potential in school.
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 9:46 am
  • Visitors free to have fun at Park District facilities

    These days, there aren’t many places where you can spend the day without spending a dime.And while e ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 9:42 am
  • Before The Diploma: What the summer of 2016 meant to me

    Before I begin the main point of my column, I’m going to say a few things. A majority of the columns that I write tell of personal stories that occur ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 9:41 am
  • Editor's Notebook: Celebrating the great outdoors

    By the time this column hits print, I’ll be far, far away from Kane County.Yes, I will be staring at ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 4:50 pm
  • Batavia Business Beat: Things to know about the Shodeen proposal

    If you haven’t heard, there is a huge proposed development for Batavia. Some think it is a good thing, some think it is a bad thing.
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 12:58 pm
  • Letter: Control freaks

    To the Editor:Getting a jump start on the 1 percent ruling class, let me warn your readers that the ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 7:56 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
  • Editor's Notebook: College students complete internships

    Two interns have wrapped up their time in our newsroom.Claire Jacobi, a student at Butler University ...
    Aug. 21, 2016 - 8:13 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
  • In Focus: Adopt, don't shop

    I had the chance to visit the newly remodeled Anderson Animal Shelter in honor of its 50th anniversary. The shelter has adopted out tens of thousands ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 5:30 am