Protesters came out to Highland Park’s downtown this afternoon to call for an end the city’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate for indoor dining.
Bev’s has officially opened its doors in Downtown Naperville. The new restaurant took the place of longtime staple, Jimmy’s Grill which closed last October. Will Cullen, who is behind Empire Burgers + Brew, is the building’s new tenant. “Bev’s is kind of our pop up concept that...
Ice Castles in Lake Geneva, the popular wintertime attraction, officially opened its wonderland to visitors Saturday. The popular experience at Geneva National Resort and Club features a variety of interactive attractions including ice carved-tunnels, slides, frozen mazes and towers of ice embedded with color-changing LED lights, according to the website.
Last Friday, we got the bad news that long-time rock superstar Meat Loaf (real name: Marvin Lee Aday) had passed away the day before at the age of 74. However, it should be understood that not everyone heard or saw that news first thing in the morning, including the person at Weber Grills who's in charge of posting the recipe-of-the-week via email and social media.
Humans aren’t the only ones who search out warmer waters and fresh seafood during the dark days of winter. Some bald eagles head south as well, departing from Canada, Minnesota and Wisconsin for the (relatively) balmy temperatures of Illinois, Missouri and Iowa. Drawn to unfrozen stretches of river, the majestic visitors — marked by snow-white heads, lemon-yellow beaks and wingspans of up to 8 ...
As parents, we’re constantly someone’s chef, nurse, teacher, chauffeur, jungle gym and much more. It’s no wonder we often look back at pictures of ourselves before kids and say to ourselves, “What the [bleep] happened to me? Why do I have these wrinkles and permanent eyebags?” Oh, well, because you’re one person doing the job of 12 people! That’s why.
SKOKIE, Ill. — Have you ever made a candle? But finding that perfect scent can be tricky. Blank Mason is a DIY store in Old Orchard Mall that can help you do it yourself. Sara Jennetten is the owner. “I think everyone’s palette is different,” she said.
With many people recovering from COVID-19 after the holidays, doctors are giving tips on how to ease back into fitness after recovery.
Zachary the gorilla reaches for popcornBrookfield Zoo. (CHICAGO) You may have missed National Popcorn Day this past Wednesday, January 19th. But zookeepers at the Brookfield Zoo remembered to celebrate. And they did so by letting popcorn rain down on the western lowland gorillas.
Weber picked the wrong day to suggest grilling meatloaf.
You would never think just by looking at the million-dollar beautiful home that there is a giant tree in one of the bedrooms. For sale in Naperville for $1,175 million this home is just downright perfect. The entire home has been renovated with the best of the best from the kitchen, to the ceiling fans, a large laundry room. But there is one feature that sticks out in this house that you would never think would be in any home. There is a very large tree branch in one of the bedrooms.
The Belong Gaming Arena at Streets of Woodfield in Schaumburg, the newest location in the British-launched chain's U.S. expansion, is preparing for a soft opening as soon as it passes a final village inspection. The 6,190-square-foot arena equipped with 64 gaming stations is located in Space 173, above the entrance...
Algonquin/Lake in the Hills Chamber of Commerce recently issued the following announcement. Fill your stomach, fill the lives of those we serve. Give back to Clearbrook West by purchasing a meal at @panerabreadcrystallakeil on Thursday, January 27 from 6:00a.m. - 9:00p.m. The participating location is at 5950 Northwest Highway in Crystal Lake. See the flyer attached for more details. At the time of checkout, use the code PRFUND online or SHOW FLYER to cashier. With every purchase, 20% of your meal is donated back to Clearbrook West to help individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities live their fullest lives possible.
Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce issued the following announcement on Jan. 19. 2022 the derby will be a Friday-Saturday affair. Download FishDonkey and have fun! The LVVA Ice Fishing Derby, supporting veterans organizations and programs, has become one the largest and most successful ice fishing events in Northern Illinois. We have a great time in support of a great cause, our veterans and active duty military. Thanks to our generous sponsors there are plenty of door prizes and raffles, and big fish contests. All the rules of the Derby will be in the FishDonkey App. The App automatically culls fish for you.
Oswegoland Park District recently issued the following announcement. MIXERS AND SHAKERS: FINDING YOUR BARTENDING ANCESTORS. Taverns and saloons have been a crucial American institution, and the men behind the bar were the social rock stars of their era. Join genealogist Debra Dudek as she leads you through the pre-prohibition records and resources which will help you add an extra shot of flavor into your research! Pre-registration is recommended and can be found here however walk-ins will be welcomed, space permitting.
Wintrust Business Lunch 1/21/22: Stocks dip again, tips for saving for retirement, and a North Shore vegan restaurant is expanding
Segment 1: Jared Dillian, Best selling financial author and host of the “Be Smart: How Not to Be an Idiot with your Money podcast, joins John to talk about some important tips for saving for retirement, the importance for paying off your debt, and the value of a college education.
Weber picked the wrong day to suggest grilling meatloaf
Lately I've started thinking of life in eras. I mean my own personal life. Probably everyone has "eras" in their lives. Many are related to family and work. There are also other markers, such as an activity or set of experiences that somehow define a period of time. I am...