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  • Recipe of the Week: Raspberry Lemon Smoothie

    Raspberry Lemon SmoothieSubmitted by Kaitlyn Marie Smith of Adams, Wisconsin1 cup yogurt (vanilla or ...
    July 22, 2014 - 2:57 pm
  • //Chicken salad sampler//

    What color is your chicken salad? The option-happy dish enjoys year-round rotation but seems to come into its own in warm weather. With the right comb ...
    July 22, 2014 - 2:56 pm
  • Go soak your grains

    If you can't cook, soak. That's what I've started doing when I want to prepare grains without raising the temperature — the stove's, the kitchen's or ...
    July 22, 2014 - 2:53 pm
  • //Creamy dressings without the cream showcase the flavors of summer — or any season//

    Recently, I strolled out of my office one day about 1 p.m. to find lunch, and the transition from air-conditioned building to swampland caused my glas ...
    July 22, 2014 - 2:54 pm
  • Emissions testing know-how with Douglas Automotive

    One of the best ways to ensure you pass your emissions test is to keep your vehicle properly maintained by following the factory-recommended maintenan ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:37 am
  • Endodontics  & Root Canal Therapy advice from Bull Valley Dentistry. A dental office in McHenry, Illinois – Interview with Northwest Herald

    Endodontics is the branch of dentistry focused on the health of the nerves of the teeth. If a tooth is infected in the nerve or dental pulp, it can le ...
    July 22, 2014 - 8:11 am
  • Kerth: If you ever wondered how to get to the Empire Room…

    Last Sunday evening, I stood in the little dressing room behind the stage of the Empire Room in Chicago’s Palmer House, gazing at the photos of some o ...
    July 18, 2014 - 5:00 pm
  • Atwater:

    “Molly” was never physically abused, but she was never really parented, either. Her older sister got ...
    July 18, 2014 - 5:00 pm
  • Guerrilla gardening

    Ripping out the front lawn and its bordering rhododendrons and replacing them with a landscape of native grasses, groundcovers, succulents and rocks o ...
    July 18, 2014 - 4:59 pm
  • The Other Side

    The difference between a happy, healthy life and a quick decent into a place you never meant to find yourself can be a matter of four walls. Such a ha ...
    July 19, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Centegra Health System explains why women should schedule annual checkups

    Women who care for others should put their own health needs first to prevent heart disease. The stress of caregiving may cause a faster plaque buildup ...
    July 24, 2014 - 3:37 pm
  • Restorations Unlimited 2 in Cary renovates world’s only remaining Alpena Flyer

    The first time I saw this Concours Show-ready automobile was in the summer of 2008, but it was in less than show-ready condition at the time. The car ...
    July 18, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • ‘Planes’ never takes flight

    Before the final credits roll on “Planes: Fire & Rescue,” my 7-year-old turns and says to me: “If they come out with a toy of that, can I get it?”
    July 16, 2014 - 4:24 pm
  • ‘Suds’ deserves to clean up at the Raue Center box office

    “Do you want to know a secret?” I’m glad I didn’t “walk on by” the Raue Center Friday when Williams Street Repertory Company’s premiere of “Suds: The ...
    July 16, 2014 - 4:22 pm
  • Changing dreams to chase for Chasin’ Mason

    When Chasin’ Mason first formed about 11 years ago, they named themselves after a highly sought-after studio musician in Nashville.
    July 17, 2014 - 12:08 am
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