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  • Chef Darrell: DIY rubs the spice of life

    All of the grocery stores we shop at have a wide selection of spices; so many choices that it gets confusing for the average home cook to understand w ...
    July 22, 2014 - 12:56 pm
  • Legion Riders support police fundraiser for Special Olympics

    July 22, 2014 - 9:16 am
  • Kiwanis donate to Sandwich High School fishing team

    SANDWICH – Members and coaches of the Sandwich High School fishing team attended a recent meeting of the Tri County Kiwanis Club. The head coach, Adri ...
    July 22, 2014 - 9:16 am
  • Kimmey completes Air Force basic training

    Air Force Airman Joseph T. Kimmey graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
    July 22, 2014 - 9:17 am
  • NEW ARRIVALS: Ballas

    Joshua Lawrence BallasDavey and Jill Ballas of Sandwich announce the birth of a son, Joshua Lawrence ...
    July 22, 2014 - 9:14 am
  • NEW ARRIVALS: Lindstrom

    Jase Sherman LindstromBlair and Paul Lindstrom announce the birth of a son, Jase Sherman Lindstrom, ...
    July 22, 2014 - 9:14 am
  • Somonauk superintendent completes two-year intensive training

    Somonauk School District 432 Superintendent Dr. Dawn Green was one of 19 Illinois superintendents who graduated from the Illinois School for Advanced ...
    July 22, 2014 - 9:10 am
  • Two receive theater scholarships from local troupe

    Christian Lovetere and Alexis Dilg received Lenora Wissmiller Memorial Scholarships from Fox Country Players.
    July 22, 2014 - 9:09 am
  • Therapy dogs pay a visit to Newark library

    NEWARK – On July 1, the Charles B. Phillips Library in Newark was packed with kids awaiting the arrival of the Fox Valley Therapy Dogs.
    July 22, 2014 - 9:08 am
  • Metaphysically Fit Fest celebrates culture, diversity

    YORKVILLE – Yorkville resident Tairi Kearns started the Metaphysically Fit Fest three years ago to bring together people and ideas from different cult ...
    July 22, 2014 - 9:07 am
  • Somonauk Junior Woman's Club selected as grand marshal of Summerfest parade

    SOMONAUK – The Somonauk Summerfest Committee announced this year’s parade Grand Marshals will be past and present presidents of the Somonauk Junior Wo ...
    July 22, 2014 - 9:08 am
  • What's in a name? When it comes to city streets, perhaps more than you think

    On one of his first days as Sandwich police chief, Rick Olson was directed to go to Easy Street in Lake Holiday.
    July 22, 2014 - 9:06 am
  • Sandwich Historical Society offers prize drawing for new members

    SANDWICH – New members of the Sandwich Historical Society will have a chance to win a 2014 Sandwich Fair toothpick holder if they join the society bef ...
    July 10, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Celebrating Independence Day in Sandwich

    July 10, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Kiwanis Club cleans up highway

    July 10, 2014 - 11:08 am
  • Reader Poll

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