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  • The History Of Tactical Laser Tag

    Laser Tag, a formidable component of the family entertainment industry, has an interesting history.  The first laser tag gun premiered in 1979 as a to ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 9:31 am
  • New DVD from Plainfield fiber artist adds new dimension to handmade quilts

    PLAINFIELD – Quilters: Looking to add texture and dimension to traditional or art quilts?In her 76-m ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 4:20 pm
  • PLANIT 5 for Dec. 18-24

    Sheila E. at the GeneseeWHERE: Genesee Theatre, 203 N. Genesee St., WaukeganWHEN: 8 p.m., Friday, De ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 8:52 am
  • Chit Chat: St. Charles resident authors ‘Gramma, Please Tell Us More Stories!’

    St. Charles resident Linda Brodine has plenty of stories to tell. Brodine has published a second boo ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Fitness goals don’t have to be New Year’s resolutions, trainers say

    Planning to make big lifestyle changes in 2015? Local fitness experts said waiting until Jan. 1 isn’t necessary.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • New Lenox church hosts Living Nativity Dec. 21

    NEW LENOX – 'Tis the season.Christians throughout the world are celebrating the birth of Jesus with ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 5:30 pm
  • Elburn resident Scherer headed to Antarctic

    Northern Illinois University geologist Reed Scherer, an Elburn resident, will ring in the new year in the Antarctic.
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Danica Patrick is face of Edward-Elmhurst Healthcare's new health initiative

    Race car driver Danica Patrick will be featured in a marketing blitz for Edward-Elmhurst Healthcare's Healthy Driven initiative.
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 4:03 pm
  • Link between dance and athletics

    Strength, speed, power, agility, and flexibility are just some of the things a good athlete usually does to perform at a high level. You could say cre ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 2:33 pm
  • Canada skiing invigorates

    “It’s a long way to go for your snow, but it’s worth it,” reports Ski and Snowboard, referring to Canada’s “superior slopes and plentiful powder.”
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 12:10 pm
  • Joliet and Morris gastroenterologist offers new hemorroid treatment

    JOLIET – About half of all people have noticeable hemorrhoids by age 50, and they often occur earlier, especially during pregnancies, in weightlifters ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 3:29 pm
  • Cancer patient donates, decorates tree for Joliet cancer center

    JOLIET – For the first time, cancer patients receiving treatments at Joliet Oncology-Hematology Associates will do so in full view of an 11-foot, cust ...
    Dec. 13, 2014 - 6:00 am
  • Are Dental Implants Right For You?

    Tooth decay, gum disease, and injury can all lead to tooth loss, despite improvements in dental care through the years.  For a long time, the only tre ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • Grammy Award winner LeAnn Rimes coming to St. Charles

    Grammy Award winner LeAnn Rimes is in the holiday spirit these days.Rimes recently released "ONE Chr ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 5:37 pm
  • PLANIT 5 for Dec. 11-17

    Brass Ambassadors Quintet Holiday ConcertWHERE: Great Lakes Naval Museum, Building 42, 610 Farragut ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 11:22 am
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