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Columns

  • The Write Place: Savoring the summer

    If you’ve visited any stores lately, you’ve been inundated with everything from No. 2 pencils and notebook paper to backpacks and binders. Following w ...
    Aug. 5, 2015 - 10:10 pm
  • ​Guest View: What will be your legacy?

    It’s August, and that means the end of summer, the start of the new school year and time to reflect on your legacy. What Will Be Your Legacy Month is ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 11:53 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: Elburn trustees OK deal with Batavia Park District

    ELBURN – Village residents will be able to buy a household membership with the Batavia Park District.
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 10:14 pm
  • Good Natured: Duct tape and a family of hummingbirds

    “Mythbusters,” the TV show that debunks rumors, legends and pseudo-scientific claims, once did an episode on the many uses of duct tape. To summarize ...
    July 31, 2015 - 7:13 pm
  • Editor's Notebook: Getting married and a new last name

    As I briefly noted in last week’s column, I got married in October.I’m still on cloud nine!The cerem ...
    July 31, 2015 - 7:13 pm