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  • Police Reports: Nov. 25, 2014

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the local sheriff's office and city police departments. Individuals listed in Police R ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:31 am
  • Sandwich Lion spreads the word about club’s work

    Sandwich resident Ron Wigton, Sandwich Lions Club secretary and District 1-J trustee, profiled the Sycamore-based Lions of Illinois Foundation at the ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Seniors organization thanks Randall for service

    On Oct. 30, the Kendall County Triad recognized Kendall County Sheriff Richard A. Randall for his 28 years of service as sheriff to Kendall County. Tr ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Trunk or Treat served up spooky fun

    PLANO – The 11th annual Trunk or Treat, sponsored by the First Baptist, First Lutheran, and the United Methodist Church of Plano, brought out ghoulish ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Elementary school honors veterans

    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • PHS selects students, staff of the month for October

    PLANO – Plano High School staff nominated students for “Student of the Month” for the month of October.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • FFA visits Lions

    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Band’s holiday concert kicks off Franklin Mall project

    SANDWICH – Indian Valley Community Band will present its 23rd annual holiday concert at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 30, at the historic Opera House in Sandwic ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thanksgiving tips: A holiday feast without all the fat

    Many American holidays have a food tradition, but none make it the centerpiece more than Thanksgiving.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Van Dee sworn in as Kiwanis lieutenant governor

    George Van Dee of the Tri County Kiwanis club was sworn in as lieutenant governor of Kiwanis Division 14.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • A flaming goose, a paper bag turkey and a radio tradition: readers share their Thanksgiving stories

    The Paper Bag TurkeyHolidays are made for children and noses are made for holidays. I long for the d ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Chef Darrel: The secret to tender turkey is in the brine

    The philosophy behind brining your turkey, or most any meat, is to marinate in a salt rich liquid which initially draws moisture out of the meat and t ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Master Naturalists honored with awards

    YORKVILLE – University of Illinois Extension celebrated its Master Naturalists of DuPage, Kane and Kendall counties with an appreciation night on Nov. ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Chef Darrel's Thanksgiving: Maple Pecan Pie

    Maple Pecan PieIf you must, use a store-bought pie crust, but try making it yourself, at least just ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Scouts Christmas tree lot opens Nov. 28

    SANDWICH – H & R Block and Sandwich Boy Scout Troop 45 have an annual get-together at 116 Dayton St. in Sandwich on the day after Thanksgiving, Nov. 2 ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    What is your favorite classic Thanksgiving dish?
    Sweet potatoes
    Green bean casserole