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  • Smile! Janet's Cooking: Holy cow – this is really good!

    Note to readers: This column originally appeared in the June 11, 2015, in the Elburn Herald.In the ’ ...
    Aug. 2, 2016 - 9:23 am
  • Letter: The well-being of youth

    On open letter to Kane County Sheriff Don Kramer:Mr. Kramer, I would like to know why you feel that ...
    Aug. 2, 2016 - 8:22 am
  • St. Charles Park District rings in new before-school care program

    When mom and dad have to hit the road for work before their children have to hit the books, there are few options available to parents for safe and su ...
    Aug. 1, 2016 - 2:01 pm
  • Sound Off: 'Watch what your kids watch' and other items

    Watch what your kids watchInstead of promoting girls, who are overall nonviolent, let us once again ...
    Aug. 1, 2016 - 7:46 am
  • Learning to Grow: Simple vegetable seed saving

    Have you considered saving seeds from a favorite vegetable variety? For some vegetables, such as tomatoes, saving seeds is as easy as squishing out a ...
    July 31, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Be safe when hot weather hits

    It’s been hot this month. Not that we need to tell you that.An excessive heat warning was issued las ...
    Aug. 1, 2016 - 7:50 am
  • Good Natured: The camouflaged looper and its many 'outfits'

    Do you remember when you first were allowed to dress yourself?Oh, the freedom! The thrill! The indep ...
    July 30, 2016 - 8:05 am
  • Tales From The Motherhood: The car hunting continues

    We continue from last week’s column ... .I’d been driving for a few minutes. “Can Noah drive?” I ask ...
    July 30, 2016 - 8:04 am
  • River Town Chronicles: Friday night lights are costing us

    Soon, football and soccer teams will move into their high schools’ Roman coliseums to play their first games. Fans borne in on the scent of hot dogs a ...
    July 29, 2016 - 2:21 pm
  • Critic's Choice: ‘Heathers: The Musical’ brings mayhem to Pheasant Run stage

    ST. CHARLES – The date is Sept. 9, 1989, and the scene is somewhere in Ohio, where angst has bubbled over among once-kindhearted students at Westerber ...
    July 28, 2016 - 11:10 am
  • Before The Diploma: It’s time to decorate cupcakes

    I wouldn’t consider a library to be a close friend of mine. Admittedly, my only trips to the library usually last somewhere between five to 10 minutes ...
    July 28, 2016 - 6:46 am
  • Picturing the Past ... with the Batavia Depot Museum

    The Aurora, Elgin & Chicago Railroad acquired about 100 acres of property on the east side of the Fox River south of downtown Batavia in 1900.
    July 28, 2016 - 6:46 am
  • @ Your Library: Batavia Civil War letters online

    During wartime, there is little more precious to a soldier than a letter from home. As for the people back home, nothing is more precious than a lette ...
    July 28, 2016 - 6:46 am
  • Tom’s Cookbook Library: Making world-class pizza at home

    Restaurateur and cookbook author Ken Forkish in his latest volume, the excellent “The Elements of Pizza” (Ten Speed), gives readers the inside skinny ...
    July 27, 2016 - 3:28 pm
  • Backstage Questions With ... Ron Onesti: A hall of fame homecoming

    This Saturday night, July 30, Danny Seraphine, original drummer and founding member of the supergroup Chicago, comes back to his home town for his fir ...
    July 27, 2016 - 4:39 pm