| Sep 27, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Deborah Smith never thought she would struggle to put food on the table for her two sons. But when the Hanover Park woman and her …...
| Aug 18, 2010
| 7:55 AM
August 29-Garfield Farm Museum near Geneva, IL presents the 21st Annual Heirloom Garden Show from 11am to 4 pm. Visitors can see, taste and purchase endangered varieties of vegetables, fruits, and antique flowers.
The museum is located 5 miles west of...
| Aug 10, 2011
Susan Thomas would rather have been home with her cat, but the Bensenville resident instead was at Elmhurst Memorial Hospital for about a month recently, recovering from a bout of pancreatitis.
But Thomas, who has since gone home, said her experience...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 9:32 AM
Garfield Farm Museum is holding its 22nd Annual Heirloom Garden Show on Sunday August 28 from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. The show provides a wonderful opportunity for garden enthusiasts to spend a summer afternoon touring the museum's heirloom gardens and...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 8:10 PM
Sparks flew as hundreds turned out tonight at the first four public hearings on the Illinois Tollway’s plan to nearly double tolls.
But the testiest exchanges weren’t among members of the audience. They erupted between a member of the...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 9:08 AM
Concert for a Cure is the Paul Ruby Foundation's focal fundraiser each year and is celebrating its 5th anniversary on August 27th from 3pm-11pm. Hosted at Tanna Farms Golf Club in Geneva, IL, this event has become an all day family friendly music festival...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 1:53 PM
By day, Chicagoan Ted Wolff is a landscape architect. Off duty, he is a member of what he calls an invisible subculture. Known as "rail fans," "trainwatchers" or the self-deprecating term "foamers" (because they foam at the mouth when they see favorite...
| May 26, 2011
| 7:19 AM
Even though he spends his days as a service adviser for an auto dealer, Chicagoan Jerry Marichal's favorite summer pastime is checking out the area's many cruise nights. Unlike indoor car shows, where dealers peddle their wares, cruise nights are casual...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 11:25 AM
Pumpkins For A Cure (PFAC), a non-profit organization, will host their seventh annual pumpkin drive to benefit The Zellmer Childhood Disease Foundation (ZCDF). Now in its seventh year, this public event will take place Saturday & Saturday, October 1st and...
| May 27, 2011
| 3:21 PM
The Kane County Board chairman says she’s accepting applications from anyone interested in becoming the county’s next representative on the Metra board of directors.
Chairman Karen McConnaughay said Friday those seeking to serve on the...
| May 27, 2011
| 3:21 PM
Memorial Day weekend is here and millions of Americans making their first getaway of the summer. It's going to cost you a pretty penny to hit the road.
The average price of gas according to IndyGasPrices.com is about $3.92 a gallon in Indianapolis. While...