| Jul 16, 2014
| 9:00 PM
If you've always dreamed of taking to the skies with your own jet pack, this could come close. Mere mortals now have superpowers thanks to what's called the Jetovator, essentially a water propelled jet bike.
| Jun 14, 2011
| 9:55 AM
By Shamit Choksey
- Turn your heater on full power to pull some of the heat out of the engine
- Move your car off the road as soon as possible — preferably into a safe lane.
- Shut your engine off as soon as you're in a...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 7:15 AM
By Mar Jennings
We’ve all been there—that messy, dusty, grimy car that sits in our driveway screaming for a wash. Oh what to do? A dirty car is without a doubt unpleasant to see. If you’re like me you’ll try not to notice...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 4:29 PM
Downers Grove officials must choose between maintenance and capital projects when deciding how to spend stormwater revenue in upcoming years, officials said.
Council members met with village staff and residents this month as the village prepares its...
| Aug 8, 2014
Dear Answer Angel Ellen: I do not use detergents containing bleach, yet my towels are coming out permanently speckled, as if bleach somehow got in the water. A friend told me this is because so many toothpastes now use bleach whitener, and someone in...