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  • Residents spot celebs, McCarthy and Wahlberg family members near Hotel Baker

    ST. CHARLES – The area of downtown St. Charles near Hotel Baker was filled with onlookers for most of the weekend as word spread of a celebrity weddin ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:07 pm
  • Tales from the Motherhood: Many hands make light work, happy horses

    You should see my toilets. And yet, there I was, helping to muck out the stalls at Casey’s Safe Haven alongside my dear daughter last Sunday morning.
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 4:13 pm
  • Learning to Grow: Weeds or ornamentals?

    I’m using my neighborhood block party as an excuse to pull weeds in my neighbor’s yard. You probably think I have a problem, but in a neighborhood as ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 4:14 pm
  • ‘That Girl’ Nettles chats about tour, new album

    After garnering success and accolades as the lead singer for country music duo Sugarland, Jennifer Nettles this year released a solo album, “That Girl ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Chit Chat: Batavia author pens successful action tales

    The true life story of hijackers who robbed a busload of tourists in Guatemala provided the inspiration for Batavia resident W. Ward Neuman’s first ve ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Johnny Rivers to perform hits at the Arcada Theatre

    Johnny Rivers’ distinct guitar playing on the song “Secret Agent Man” helped make the song a hit. Ri ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 4:52 pm
  • Sculpture in the Park

    To raise awareness of the sculptural arts and the beautiful parks in downtown St. Charles, St. Charles Park District and the St. Charles Park Foundati ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 8:40 am
  • Learning to Grow: Time to invest in next year’s lawn

    With the long summer days waning, fresh tomatoes coming out of the garden (finally!) and the flowers looking exhausted from the summer weather, the bi ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 4:14 pm
  • Tales From The Motherhood: A closer look at T-shirt message

    "Break'n Ankles Shatter'n Dreams?" Really, Nike? I was school shopping with my kids last Sunday when ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 5:07 pm
  • Donny and Marie to take Paramount stage

    Brother and sister duo Donny and Marie Osmond have been entertaining crowds for 50 years. They will ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:43 pm
  • Drop-In Programs at Primrose Farm

    St. Charles Park District’s Primrose Farm offers children hands-on farm fun all year long. Program ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:55 am
  • Learning to Grow: Ornamental alliums – different, easy and inexpensive

    If you want something different, easy and inexpensive that will give your garden charm and distinction, think about planting ornamental alliums.
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • Tales From the Motherhood: Life is about 'going with the flow'

    Sorry, coach, no can do. Daily soccer practice might have worked, this last week of summer, had we not already come down with last-week-of-summer-itis ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 2:43 pm
  • Disc Golf at James O. Breen Community Park

    St. Charles Park District offers a free 9-Hole Disc Golf Course at James O. Breen Communit ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 4:08 pm
  • Learning to Grow: Got Milk(weed)?

    On my morning walk, I often pass an area that is full of native plants. I am pleased to say there ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 6:06 pm
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