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  • Our view : Don’t give up on redistricting

    One vote is all that stood in the way of the Independent Map Amendment being approved by the Illinois Supreme Court for placement on the Nov. 8 ballot ...
    Sept. 11, 2016 - 8:00 am
  • Discover Your Library: September is the time for library cards

    Vote for next generation of library card designsThe library has always known we’re a community of re ...
    Sept. 11, 2016 - 4:30 am
  • Tales From The Motherhood: Weeds are always jumping into family photos

    Darn it, every year I say the same thing when I take my kids’ "first-day-of-school" pictures. “The ...
    Sept. 11, 2016 - 8:25 pm
  • Good Natured: Chance of yellow jacket sting high this season

    Farmers – those with livestock in particular – have a saying: “Some days you step in it, some days you don’t.”
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 6:00 am
  • River Town Chronicles: If Lincoln had been Trumping at Gettysburg

    Humorist James Thurber’s hilarious essay, “If Grant Had Been Drinking at Appomattox,” imagines the disastrous consequences had General Grant been beso ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • Take center stage with these programs

    ST. CHARLES – If all the world’s a stage and there’s a budding thespian or comedian, singer or dancer living in your house, then a variety of park dis ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 4:00 am
  • It’s time to plant Joe Pye weed

    Joe Pye weed, known as Eupatorium purpureum or Eupatorium maculatum in botanical circles, belongs in your garden. It entices butterflies to the landsc ...
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 8:51 am
  • Sound Off: 'Lochte a disgrace' and other items

    Lochte a disgraceIn regards to the recent Olympics, Mr. [Ryan] Lochte should be ashamed of himself, ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 9:50 am
  • Geneva Chamber of Commerce brings the flavors of fall

    Reading the paper or watching TV, you can hardly miss all the back-to-school ads that have been trying to capture our attention since July 5.
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 9:48 am
  • Library Lights: Four-year goals include enhancement of programs, resources, services

    Charting a course for an unseen future is never easy, but absolutely necessary. The Sugar Grove Public Library is pleased to announce the finalization ...
    Sept. 6, 2016 - 5:49 pm
  • Letter: A museum and the media

    To the editor:An open letter to all our media friends – I want to thank you and let you know how imp ...
    Sept. 4, 2016 - 5:00 am
  • Good Natured: Prairie dropseed has the sweet smell of popcorn

    Note to readers - this column originally ran in 2012.Mmm … popcorn ...It’s one of my favorite snacks ...
    Sept. 3, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • Tale from the Motherhood: 2016 is a year of new perspectives

    “Are the teachers really young, or are we just super old?”“Are the teachers really young, or are we just super old?”
    Sept. 3, 2016 - 8:58 am
  • Joan Knows: Bad luck comes in bunches

    Bad luck!Have I offended one of you? A voodoo curse? Broken mirror? (At this rate, it must have been ...
    Sept. 3, 2016 - 3:00 am
  • Sound Off

    What a disgrace our country is in. Should the four Olympian swimmers give back their medals? However, maybe they shouldn’t – if [Hillary Rodham Clinto ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 7:30 am