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  • Early tire pressure sensors beginning to fail

    Your low tire pressure might be providing misinformation. Since the mid-2000s, U.S. legislation h ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 10:02 am
  • Stem Cell Therapy: Is It Right For You?

    Regenerative medicine uses stem cells to regenerate and repair tissues in your body that are damaged due to age, disease and congenital defects. Stem ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 11:16 am
  • McHenry County Planit 10: 'Gypsy,' Marengo Settlers' Days, Fall Diddley and more

    Looking for something to do? We have 10 suggestions. 1.) “GYPSY” WHEN: Oct. 9 through Nov. 1 WHER ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 4:11 pm
  • Six Flags Great America to create virtual Metropolis in 2016

    GURNEE – Fans of DC Comics can look forward to experiencing a new thrill ride at Six Flags Great America next summer.
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 4:02 pm
  • Review: 'The Walk' earns its keep with spectacular third act

    Can a great third act make a great film? Conventional wisdom would say no. It’s silly to spell out, but beginnings and middles are important, too.
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 4:02 pm
  • Review: Woodstock Opera House's 'Young Frankenstein' is 'alive!'

    Woodstock Musical Theatre Company kicks off its 2015-16 season with an ambitiously fun production of “The New Mel Brooks Musical: Young Frankenstein.”
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 7:45 am
  • Marengo Settlers' Days schedule of events

    A Marengo tradition since 1971, Settlers' Days will take place Oct. 8-12 throughout Marengo, including downtown and at Cody's Farm, 19502 River Road, ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 9:47 am
  • This fall, get French onion soup off the stove, onto a grill

    When a friend asked me if I could create a hearty fall soup that begins on the grill, at first I was stumped.
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • Mark Bittman's kitchen matrix helps home cooks get creative

    BERKELEY, Calif. – Mark Bittman has an exponential theory of cooking: If you can cook one dish, you can cook thousands.
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 12:16 pm
  • Sadly, no recipe for puréed bass in first Vitamix cookbook

    When you speak to Jodi Berg, you find yourself hoping she’ll channel a little bit of Dan Aykroyd.Aft ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 12:15 pm
  • Ditch the dairy to make the most flavorful, creamy soup

    This time of year, with the weather getting colder, I love to serve soup for supper. It’s an easy sell at my house, where The Husband is a soup-aholic ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 12:14 pm
  • It's time to get reacquainted with comforting tomato soup

    Do you tend to overlook tomato soup? I do. These days, when there is soup on the menu, whether it’s at one of those soup and sandwich joints or any nu ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 12:14 pm
  • Naming the best fiduciary for estates

    When grandma dies, who will inherit her glass jar collection, lake house, and $2 million estate?  If grandma planned wisely, she can continue to take ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 11:21 am
  • Hunt for James Dean Porsche takes new turn

    VOLO – Sixty years after the Sept. 30, 1955, crash that killed James Dean, and 10 years after the Volo Auto Museum made a $1 million offer for the leg ...
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 11:45 pm
  • Miniature therapy horse visits Johnsburg Wal-Mart as part of training

    Wearing pink sparkly teddy bear shoes, a miniature horse trotted past Wal-Mart employee Linda Eaton.
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 8:14 am
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