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  • Spice House to host book-signing event

    GENEVA – Karen Page and Andrew Dornenburg, authors of “The Flavor Bible,” will be at a reception and book-signing event for their new book, "The Veget ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 12:37 pm
  • Tales from the Motherhood: Turf war – Synthetic turf fields’ possible link to cancer causing a stir

    Oh man. It seems that for several years, my kids have routinely played soccer on synthetic turf fields, the likes of which some now link to cancer. Ug ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Learning to Grow: Ornamental grasses provide plenty of fall color

    Fall is often a time of diminishing color and bloom in the garden. Many perennials have petered out by then, and plants grown as annuals are on their ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 3:24 pm
  • Plant a tree as a memorial

    Are you looking for a way to honor a loved one, mark an anniversary or special occasion or recognize an event or significant achievement?
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 12:23 pm
  • Tower of Power to bring signature soul music to St. Charles

    For more than 40 years, the band Tower of Power has been entertaining the world with its distinctive brand of soul music.
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Uncorked: Turn of events leads to special vintage of wine

    Eleonora Marconi was raised by the sea in the Marche region of Italy.  She discovered wine early, an ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Albright Theatre to stage 'The Memory of Water'

    BATAVIA – The Albright Theatre's production of “The Memory of Water” will hit the stage at the end October.
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 2:10 pm
  • Theory: In divorce, equal is not always fair

    Sometimes the word equal is confused with the word equitable. Equal means all are given the same. Equitable means all are treated fairly. This is an i ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 5:59 pm
  • Tales from the Motherhood: Healing horses

    “It was a magical evening,” said one of Casey’s Safe Haven founders, Sue Balla, a few weeks ago when Rustic Road Farm hosted its third annual “Gallopi ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 5:56 pm
  • Host your birthday party at a park district facility

    Are you looking for a location to host a fall or winter birthday party? All standard parties includ ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 4:39 pm
  • Chit Chat: Elgin native wins Emmy for work on ‘Shark Tank’

    Elgin native Heather M. Dreiling’s work is seen by millions of television viewers a week. Dreiling i ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Learning to Grow: Autumn mysteries

    Monday night has become a regular night to eat out with several of my friends. Last week, as we departed one of our favorite spots, we all noted how t ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 5:25 pm
  • Tales from the Motherhood: Beloved teacher John Dryden announces retirement; he will be missed

    Well, it finally happened. Veteran Batavia High School social studies teacher John Dryden, one of Noah’s all-time favorite teachers, has reportedly le ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 5:22 pm
  • Have you seen Bigfoot?

    Bigfoot, Sasquatch, whatever name you call it, the St. Charles Park District needs your help to search for it.
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 10:09 am
  • Fine Line to stage Uncommon Threads fashion show

    ST. CHARLES – Uncommon Threads, Fine Line Creative Arts Center’s 28th annual juried fashion show, fundraiser and luncheon, will take place Sunday, Oct ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 2:11 pm
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