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  • Artist Q&A: Traffic co-founder Dave Mason

    Best known for being the co-founder of the iconic band Traffic, Dave Mason on May 13 will release “Future’s Past," ...
    April 23, 2014 - 4:39 pm
  • Chit Chat: St. Charles native spreads musical message

    Growing up in St. Charles, Scott Corbin first was exposed to music through his dad’s music store, St. Charles Guitar.
    April 23, 2014 - 5:21 pm
  • Geneva resident to represent Illinois at Mrs. America pageant

    Nicole Elizabeth Cook of Geneva will represent the state of Illinois in the Mrs. America pageant this summer...
    April 22, 2014 - 12:35 pm
  • Tales from the Motherhood: Easter Bunny wises up with organic treats

    I have it on good authority that the Easter Bunny has seen the light. Found Jesus, if you will. She’s had it with sub-par sweets and is turning over a ...
    April 18, 2014 - 4:45 pm
  • Learning to Grow: How to make seed tape

    It appears winter is hanging on a bit longer as I look at snow covering my crocuses and tulips. Since I am anxious to do anything gardening, and I’m u ...
    April 18, 2014 - 4:45 pm
  • Music groups join forces for Operatic Treasures concert

    AURORA – The Fox Valley Orchestra, Fox Valley Chorus and the Aurora University Chorale will join forces for Operatic Treasures on Sunday, April 27, in ...
    April 18, 2014 - 4:25 pm
  • Music runs deep in Costner family

    For the Costner family, performing music is a family affair. Lily Costner will perform with her fam ...
    April 17, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • Sugar Ray, Blues Traveler, more to rock RiverEdge Park in July

    AURORA – This summer, RiverEdge Park in Aurora will set the stage with a popular American pop-rock group from the ’90s.
    April 17, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Former Miss America runner-up to represent Geneva in state competition

    Many a crown has graced the head of beauty pageant veteran and Geneva resident Nicole Elizabeth Cook.
    April 21, 2014 - 5:20 pm
  • Taste of the Town: Muscle Maker Grill offers up healthier fare

    In a sea of fast food options, Muscle Maker Grill aims to serve up healthier fare. Since January, M ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:55 pm
  • Elgin Community College Theatre to present ‘Romeo and Juliet’

    ELGIN – Elgin Community College Theatre’s spring production of Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” will run through Sunday, May 4.
    April 13, 2014 - 5:02 pm
  • Learning to Grow: Refresh houseplants in April

    April seems to be the month that stirs gardeners from their long winter hiatus – blue skies, melting snow, seed packets, emerging buds and sunny days. ...
    April 11, 2014 - 4:55 pm
  • Tales from the Motherhood: Pets catch case of spring fever

    Seems my wannabe wild thing, Posey (our aging Maine Coon kitty), has caught spring fever. Which is awesome, because what I really relish doing at 9:30 ...
    April 11, 2014 - 4:39 pm
  • There’s nothing cheap about Fox Valley Repertory’s ‘Dozen’

    Fox Valley Repertory’s production of “Cheaper by the Dozen” is an invitation into the living room and lives ...
    April 10, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Mystery Diner: Isacco’s Kitchen specializes in Northern Italian cuisine

    What sets Isacco’s Kitchen in St. Charles apart from other Italian restaurants in the area is the food. The family-owned restaurant serves recipes h ...
    April 23, 2014 - 4:40 pm