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Brownie, a beagle-boxer mutt, came into my life after my parents adopted him from Save-A-Pet last year. His hobbies are sticking his head ou…
Artist Showcase

Artist Showcase

M cHenry artist Gary Wigman attended the American Academy of Art in Chicago, where he was fortunate…
Up, Up and Away

Up, Up and Away

Through all of his years as a hobbyist photographer, Mike Kelly says that all hot air balloon festivals have something in common: Big, buoya…
Party planner

Party planner

For your next kids party, forget the party hats and streamers, and throw a bash your kids and their friends will be talking about for years.…
Sit down and share

Sit down and share

H ere’s food for thought: Experts say mealtime may be the best time for families to relax, reconnect and enjoy each other’s company after a…
Kid-friendly Labor Day escapes

Kid-friendly Labor Day escapes

Labor Day weekend may unofficially mark summer’s last hurrah in the Midwest, but, for many children, the holiday offers an opportunity to en…
Breaking down barriers

Breaking down barriers

Jean Marie Saidler was a fresh face out of college, eager to learn and ready to face new challenges when she accepted a marketing position w…
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