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  • Event celebrates farm heritage

    WAUCONDA – The annual Farm Heritage Festival is slated for Sept. 20 and 21 at the Lake County Discovery Museum.
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Joliet's Brothers of Soul celebrates 40 years

    JOLIET – Robert “Fingo” Sims of Joliet, national president of the Joliet-based, nonprofit Brothers of Soul Motorcycle Club, recalled buying his first ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • Salsa Verde serves authentic, delicious dishes

    ST. CHARLES – Kane County has no shortage of Mexican restaurants, but you should make room for one of the latest offerings on St. Charles’ west side.
    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.Riv ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 4:36 pm
  • Undergoing cancer treatment? Keep in touch with a blog or online diary

    Going through cancer treatment can take its toll physically, emotionally and time wise on not only the patient but his or her family, as well.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Cook County offers back-to-school health checklist

    The Cook County Department of Public Health reminds suburban Cook County residents to keep public health basics on their back-to-school checklist.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:16 pm
  • Chinese officials visit Park Place in Elmhurst

    ELMHURST – A delegation of high-ranking Chinese officials visited Park Place in Elmhurst to gather ideas to bring back to China where the government i ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 2:54 pm
  • When You’ve Been to the Doctor, But Your Pain Remains … 3 Good Reasons to Get a Second Opinion

    Stubborn pain syndromes can be some of the most frustrating to endure for, both those who are suffering, their families and friends. Difficult chroni ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 8:42 am
  • Mystery Diner: Good beer, great food at Onion Pub

    LAKE BARRINGTON – If you've pondered visiting the Onion Pub and Brewery, but you weren't sure if it was worth your while to make your way to Lake Barr ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 5:53 pm
  • Planit 5: Three stages in Wauconda

    Our top picks for Lake CountyWAUCONDA'S ANNUAL STREET DANCEWHERE: Main Street, WaucondaWHEN: 6 to 11 ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 5:50 pm
  • New Lenox man hopeful for heart transplant

    NEW LENOX – The respite has ended, said Kristy Strilko of New Lenox.Kristy is referring to the times ...
    Aug. 23, 2014 - 9:09 am
  • Westchester announces weekend sports clinic

    WESTCHESTER – Athletes around the area will now have the opportunity to receive orthopedic care on the weekends in Westchester.
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 5:48 pm
  • Cadence Health Foundation gives to Delnor, CDH hospitals

    GENEVA – The Cadence Health Foundation announced Wednesday it is funding more than $3.1 million in new equipment, system upgrades and expansion projec ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:11 pm
  • Summer foods combat the nausea of cancer treatment

    The vast majority of cancer patients suffer some form of nausea at some point while undergoing chemotherapy or radiation therapy.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:45 pm
  • Slice of Life: What it's like to be a volunteer at the Fox Valley Wildlife Center

    ELBURN – Amanda Tate gently held the baby gold finch as she squirted an electrolyte into its mouth with a syringe.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:55 pm