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  • Jazz up your holidays with the latest in lights

    Clark Griswold would be proud. Thanks to advances in lighting technology, suburban dads (and moms) a ...
    Nov. 30, 2014 - 12:11 am
  • Holiday decor trends go from vintage to city chic

    For those who love to decorate, there’s no time like the holidays for adding fun, festive touches to our living spaces. This year, there’s something f ...
    Nov. 29, 2014 - 8:06 pm
  • LITH woman folds nonprofit before tests reveal lupus diagnosis

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The tests were negative, but Julianne Taylor’s body was still telling her something was wrong.
    Nov. 29, 2014 - 10:56 pm
  • Great escape foils Thanksgiving

    PORTLAND, Ore. – Two Sundays before Thanksgiving, my farming partner and I brought a live turkey in a burlap sack to our urban farm on the outskirts o ...
    Nov. 29, 2014 - 8:04 pm
  • Review: ‘Hands on a Hardbody’ easy to enjoy

    “Hands on a Hardbody” is making its Chicago area debut on the Raue Center for the Arts stage, and based on the Williams Street Repertory production I ...
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • ‘Madagascar’ spin-off hatches fun

    For a movie that’s more paint by numbers than Picasso, “Penguins of Madagascar” begins with something completely unexpected: a Werner Herzog voiceover ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 1:12 pm
  • Jobs for 50+

    Young employees dream of retirement.  Retired ones dream of a part-time job to supplement their savings, stay busy, and stay sane.   
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:50 am
  • Short on time? Start with a mix

    Start with a 12-ounce bag of stuffing mix, flavor of your choice. Prepare according to package directions, but add one of the following combinations b ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • A guide to take the pain out of Thanksgiving math

    Ready for the annual Thanksgiving math quiz?QUESTION: How large a turkey do you need if you are expe ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • A 101 on great turkey stuffing

    For many Americans, the true star of the Thanksgiving table is not the big bird, but the stuffing (usually moistened with gravy). Given that, I believ ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Ballet: Artistry in Movement that Spans the Globe

    Although the origins of ballet can be traced back to the Renaissance period and the early court dances in France and Italy, it has become an art form ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:55 am
  • Bull Valley Dentistry Introduces VELscope System

    Bull Valley Dentistry is proud to announce that we have incorporated the VELscope® System into our dental practice.                              
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 9:48 am
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