Josh Martin recited the alphabet as he led the 28-year-old Shetland pony around the ring at the Equestrian Events Stables in Maple Park. A year ago, the 8 1/2-year-old Martin, who has Down syndrome, was afraid of all animals. The budding friendship between the St. Charles boy and the pony is the subject of an award-winning documentary, "A Pony And His Boy: The Story of Berry and Josh." No one is more surprised about the friendship between Berry and Josh than his mother, Julie Martin.
In a Zoom interview with Kane County Chronicle reporter Eric Schelkopf, Wahlburgers chef Paul Wahlberg talks about the newly opened Wahlburg [...] Watch Video
The St. Charles Singers get together on July 12 for a recording session at Leroy Oakes Forest Preserve. Watch Video