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  • @ 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 ...
    UPDATED: 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Joan Knows: 'There's not much girlie talk anymore," says linebacker/kicker

    It still seems too hot and summery to talk about football.Yet, here it is. I just had a chat with a ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Picturing the Past ... with the St. Charles History Museum

    In the immediate years following the Civil War, business and industry boomed in St. Charles. There were great economic and social developments, as bot ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 6:54 am
  • The Write Place: Gateway to the West

    Last week, my family and I embarked on a three-day trip to St. Louis, Mo. We wanted to do some final summer activities together before all the hustle ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 6:54 am
  • Waubonsee Voices: What’s in your backyard?

    Take a little trip back in time with me, please: It’s mid-February. The temperature has been below freezing for weeks, and snow covers the landscape. ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 6:39 am