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  • Frankfort distillery aims to present a bit of Kentucky charm

    FRANKFORT – With the sound of frantic hooves pounding the ground and the sweet scent of mint juleps spicing cordial conversations, Frankfort Spirits’ ...
    April 25, 2015 - 10:49 pm
  • Addison business participates in employee wellness program

    ADDISON – Domtar knows its employees are its best asset, and it will do everything possible to keep them happy and healthy.
    April 24, 2015 - 3:37 pm
  • JJC pastry chef says TV competition 'a whirlwind of go, go go'

    JOLIET – Andy Chlebana, pastry chef and culinary instructor at Joliet Junior College, stood behind the door with the other competitors straining to he ...
    April 23, 2015 - 6:48 pm
  • Keeping dogs safe

    NORTH AURORA – Jo Gengler of North Aurora brought her two dogs to Fox Valley Veterinary Clinic in North Aurora on Thursday after suspecting they have ...
    April 23, 2015 - 6:32 pm
  • Lombard group uses grant to target employee wellness

    LOMBARD – Healthy Lombard is using a grant from the State Health Improvement Program to enhance workplace wellness options at the Westin Lombard Yorkt ...
    April 23, 2015 - 5:45 pm
  • Health pros dish out advice at B Fit B Active Expo

    WHEATON – Getting fit can be a daunting task for many, whether they have been active before or not.T ...
    April 22, 2015 - 8:45 pm
  • 'MacSith,' light saber workshop bring 'Star Wars' universe to McHenry

    Become a Jedi, you can.A light saber demonstration and workshop will accompany two April 25 presenta ...
    April 22, 2015 - 2:51 pm
  • McHenry County 'Star Wars' fans expect 'The Force Awakens' to have feel of old trilogy

    Fans never forget their first "Star Wars" experience."I saw the movie at the Park Lane Theater in Pa ...
    April 22, 2015 - 2:45 pm
  • Algonquin native, independent filmmaker makes 'Star Wars' short video

    Independent filmmaker and actor Kurt Larson wanted to celebrate the preposterous “Star Wars” fan he is.
    April 22, 2015 - 2:34 pm
  • Lemont community gathers for youth outreach event

    LEMONT – Seeing drug and alcohol abuse by youths as a problem they could no longer ignore, Lemont community leaders held an event called (not)INVINCIB ...
    April 22, 2015 - 12:47 pm
  • Blue Bell expands ice cream recall

    Blue Bell Ice Cream is recalling all of its products – ice cream, frozen yogurt, sherbet and frozen snacks – because of a possible listeria monocytoge ...
    April 21, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: 'Shrek' time nears at Kaneland

    MAPLE PARK – Kaneland High School senior Rachel Miller enjoys the “Shrek” movies. She said she would get the movie soundtracks so she could sing along ...
    April 21, 2015 - 10:00 pm
  • Elmhurst Memorial leads effort to help respond to those in crisis

    ELMHURST – Someone with a CPR certificate might be able to handle a physical emergency. But who handles a mental health emergency?
    April 21, 2015 - 4:44 pm
  • Chiropractor opens practice in Lisle

    LISLE – Dr. Michael Genslinger began his chiropractic practice Feb. 16 in Lisle.Genslinger, a 2014 g ...
    April 21, 2015 - 3:57 pm
  • Letter: Support the HEAL Act

    To the editor:The U.S. Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee recently recognized for the first time ...
    April 20, 2015 - 1:33 pm
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