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  • Editor's Notebook: Taking in history at the Newseum

    In late May, I spent two days in Washington, D.C., for a family event.I’d been to D.C. once before a ...
    June 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Learning to Grow: Making a pollinator-friendly garden

    Who among us doesn’t enjoy watching butterflies flit from flower to flower, drinking nectar? If you want to promote these and other pollinators in you ...
    June 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Tales From The Motherhood: Dishin' out household chores and yard work

    The dishes needed to be done. I was up to my eyeballs in stuff-I-had-to-do, so I told Noah to work it out with his sister. 
    June 11, 2016 - 7:34 am
  • Good Natured: Is there really a 'milkshake' on that driveway?

    The woman’s voice quavered in agitation as she described her predicament.“I have a milkshake on my d ...
    June 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Joan Knows: Saluting those who help and care

    Here’s my perspective for this week: I took a fall in the middle of the night about a week ago. There’s a lot of folks to talk about who were super ke ...
    June 10, 2016 - 6:36 am
  • In Focus: Graduation day

    Many years ago, my own high school graduation ceremony took place in our high school gymnasium. My about 700 classmates and I were each given exactly ...
    June 10, 2016 - 6:36 am
  • Beyond the Bookshelf: It's time to 'Exercise Your Mind – Read!'

    The countdown is underway at the Geneva Public Library. In six days, we launch our annual community-wide Summer Reading Program. The 2016 theme is "Ex ...
    June 9, 2016 - 11:59 am
  • Beyond the Bookshelf: It's time to 'Exercise Your Mind – Read!'

    The countdown is underway at the Geneva Public Library. In six days, we launch our annual community-wide Summer Reading Program. The 2016 theme is "Ex ...
    June 9, 2016 - 11:58 am
  • The Write Place: Seize the (summer) days

    This past school year was chaotic, to say the very least. With rigorous classes, two musicals and activities with church and family, it seems as if I ...
    June 9, 2016 - 7:40 am
  • Picturing the Past ... with the Geneva History Museum

    This image is of the newly constructed State Street bridge, circa 1909. The view is from the east bank of the Fox River looking northwest. Wood slats ...
    June 9, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Find the perfect summer read at the library

    Online book recommendations are often one-size-fits-all; an Internet search for “mysteries taking place in Italy” can’t determine if the reader seeks ...
    June 8, 2016 - 2:08 pm
  • Chamber Chat: Come one, come all to Swedish Days

    Could June be any SWEDER?On June 21, Geneva’s downtown becomes center stage for the 67th annual Swed ...
    June 8, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • Program lets children ‘grow’ up to be Junior Farmers

    It can be as simple as completing the Summer Kitchen Search and Counting Cows, filling up the Wheelbarrow Of Wellness and playing Down on the Farm Bin ...
    June 8, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Park District Dish: Popular park in Batavia opens to large crowds after three-year renovation

    The wait is finally over … Engstrom Park is officially complete!Engstrom Park, located at Millview D ...
    June 8, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sound Off: 'Red means stop' and more

    Accept your choiceThis is in response to [the] Sound Off on “Lo and behold.” You built a shed. If yo ...
    June 6, 2016 - 10:15 am