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  • Jo Dee Messina, Garrison Keillor headline Raue Center's new season

    Country star Jo Dee Messina and radio legend Garrison Keillor are among the acts recently announced as part of the Raue Center For The Arts’ new seaso ...
    July 30, 2014 - 5:12 pm
  • Crystal Lake native brings energy to the blues

    If mellow comes to mind when you think of blues music, you haven’t heard Jimmy Nick. A Crystal Lake ...
    July 31, 2014 - 12:29 am
  • Fair memories

    July 31 8 a.m. – Swine Barn – 4-H Swine Show 9 a.m. – Rabbit Barn – Junior Open Rabbit Show 9 a.m. – ...
    July 31, 2014 - 12:27 am
  • Illinois Vein Specialists explains the differences between varicose and spider veins

    While varicose veins and spider veins are similar when it comes to being a nuisance, they differ in appearance.  
    July 30, 2014 - 4:06 pm
  • Sweet or savory, granitas are icy summer refresher

    At Minibar in D.C., an intriguing dish on the May menu bridged the gap between the meat and dessert courses. The palate cleanser, called Spring Thaw, ...
    July 29, 2014 - 4:49 pm
  • Refreshing ways to enjoy summer staple

    Watermelon is one of those foods you really don't need to overthink. Slice it. Eat it. Spit out the ...
    July 30, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • A winemaker’s odyssey takes him around the world

    Orion Stang did everything possible to become a winemaker. Stang, now the owner of Dilécta Wines, be ...
    July 29, 2014 - 4:48 pm
  • Chef Debi:

    I love this time of year, when all the fresh fruit is so abundant. One of my favorite fruits is the plum. At 30 calories each, they are a great health ...
    July 29, 2014 - 4:49 pm
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