| Jan 29, 2015
| 9:14 AM
Recent recalls on pet food have driven some pet owners to cook for their pets. But is this really what's best? Experts say that while some believe homemade fare would be safer for their furry friends, the food you make could actually be more harmful. Pets...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 3:06 PM
The following information was taken from Hinsdale police reports:
Cash in the amount of $40 was reported missing from a patient's room in the 600 block of West Ogden Avenue Nov. 15.
A woman attempted to pay for groceries with a counterfeit $100 bill...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 1:31 PM
In the evolving landscape of suburban Chicago supermarkets, officials with Cleveland-based Heinen's say they hope to bring something different to the grocery checkout counter.
The new, family-owned grocery store opened its most recent location in Lake...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 10:00 PM
When the District 113 Education Foundation launched the Pizza Bowl three years ago, it hoped to raise some money to enrich education at Deerfield and Highland Park High Schools.
The foundation not only raised money at the third annual Pizza Bowl on...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 3:04 PM
Evanston residents initially worried about the area around Dempster Street and Dodge Avenue turning into a food desert after the Dominick's store pulled out stakes last year.
Those worries were easily shelved for members of a city group who took up the...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 7:10 PM
Deerfield threw a party for its citizens and hundreds showed up.
Horse-drawn hay rides, a free dinner served by village officials, shopping and a visit with Santa Claus and more were all part of Deerfield’s annual Winter Celebration Dec. 6-7...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 12:05 PM
With a new Whole Foods Market patterned after the chain’s flagship location in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood, Willowbrook may well become the go-to suburb for an upscale supermarket and dining experience in late summer.
| Jan 26, 2015
| 9:38 AM
When Bill Beausoleil needed an English muffin recipe for a breakfast menu back in 1995, he came up with a beauty. Taking a sourdough formula and tweaking it until the dough was slack, he came up with a vegan recipe that has brought him a healthy...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 10:49 AM
What's happening: Empty Bowls
Mark your calendar: Feb. 13 and Feb 14 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Feb 13 at Episcopal Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea, 141 S. County Road, Palm Beach; Feb. 14 at West Palm Beach GreenMarket, 401 Clematis St., West Palm...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 11:42 AM
Retailers both large and small moved onto the Peninsula in 2014, offering shoppers a variety of new spots to shop.
Here's a look at the new stores.
Mutherockers Music Boutique, a locally owned music store, opened in York County in December....
| Jan 28, 2015
| 2:30 AM
The Kiplinger Agriculture Letter expects food prices across the board to increase 2.5 percent in 2015. However, there are ways to keep the cost of groceries under control. Follow these steps to keep your food bills under control:
1. Stock up during...