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  • Learning to Grow: Edible flowers can add fun to one's meal

    I love to walk out the back door in summer and grab a handful of herbs to season my meals – basil for homemade pesto sauce, tarragon and chives for my ...
    May 28, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • In Focus: It's all about balance

    When the Geneva Park District was approached by Northwestern Medicine about creating an exercise program for those with Parkinson’s disease or other m ...
    May 27, 2016 - 6:36 am
  • Joan Knows: Good Teachers Week and other ideas

    Sometimes we don’t always get the announcement, yet every week is designated for at least one commemoration.
    May 27, 2016 - 8:19 am
  • @ Your Library: Travel light with downloadable books

    Picture this – you’re on the beach in Maui and you’ve just finished the paperback version of James Michener’s “Hawaii,” which you thought would take t ...
    May 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • The Write Place: See the beauty in the beast

    A couple of weeks ago, I performed in a production of “Beauty and the Beast” through my church’s theater ministry. I portrayed the opera-singer-turned ...
    May 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • 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
  • Batavia Business Beat: How to accommodate millennials in the workforce

    If you are looking for a good laugh, Google the word “millennials.” One of the best definitions can be found in the Urban Dictionary. It starts out wi ...
    May 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • ​Boating on the Fox River brings fun for families

    Can you canoe? Or do you believe in pedal power? Either way, the St. Charles Park District boasts awesome boating opportunities for anyone who wants t ...
    May 24, 2016 - 8:51 am
  • Letter to the editor: Federal takeover of bathrooms should be stopped

    To the editor:Insanity! On the heels of Target’s ridiculous bathroom policy to allow gender-confused ...
    May 24, 2016 - 6:41 am
  • Sound Off: 'Low and behold' and other items

    Low and beholdBig Brother is watching. We are just beside ourselves. After 42 years of marriage and ...
    May 23, 2016 - 9:29 am
  • Tales From the Motherhood: Chat about pirate eye patches prevents bedtime

    “That’s why pirates wear eye patches,” he said. Forgive me, but I have no idea how this conversation even started. It was 9:45 on one of Noah’s last s ...
    May 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Editor's Notebook: Next week – Best of the Fox results

    The Kane County Chronicle advertising team has been busy this month informing local business owners about Best of the Fox Readers’ Choice Awards that ...
    May 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Good Natured: Bee mystery buzzing about Hickory Knolls

    Growing up, I was a huge fan of the “Hardy Boys” and “Nancy Drew” mysteries. And thank goodness. Because here at Hickory Knolls Discovery Center in St ...
    May 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: A message to high school grads

    Dear Class of 2016 high school graduates:Congratulations! You've arrived at the conclusion of a jour ...
    May 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Picturing the Past ... with the St. Charles History Museum

    This photograph was taken in what seems to be the summer of 1948, and it depicts St. Charles residents enjoying a sunny day on the Fox River at Pottaw ...
    May 23, 2016 - 9:27 am