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gardening #13
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Grow Happy Memories (& Good Food!) in a Family Garden

Growing a vegetable garden and making it a family activity has many benefits: it’s eco-friendly, you save money on food, homegrown vegetables have more flavor … Read more ›

frisbee #4
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Fun for All: Flying Disc (Frisbee) Games

We all know how to toss a flying disc (aka “Frisbee”) back and forth, but why not step it up a notch and engage in … Read more ›

The Hammond Family of Aurora moved to the United States from Austria two years ago, and four weeks later their nine-year-old son Carter was diagnosed with leukemia. Family members taking part in opening ceremonies for the newest Treasure Chest Program at Edward Hospital in Naperville included (from left) Carter, father Kim, Jordan (age seven), mother Maria and big brother Lichlan (age 12).
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Aurora’s Hammond Family Thankful for New Treasure Chest Program

The Pediatric Oncology Treasure Chest Foundation (POTCF) reached a major milestone on May 10 with the opening of its 42nd Treasure Chest Program at Edward … Read more ›

frisbee #11
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Flying Disc Family Fun

When you think about it, it’s just about perfect. It’s round; it travels a long way, often in an unexpected, silly manner; it’s inexpensive; it … Read more ›

Marquette Bank Free Family Party featuring Jim Nesci’s Cold Blooded Creatures on Saturday, June 16 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Orland Park branch located at 7560 W. 159th St. kicking off the Bank’s annual Customer and Neighbor Appreciation Week.
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Marquette Bank to Hold Annual Calendar & Neighbor Appreciation Week June 16 – 23

Marquette Bank, a locally-owned neighborhood bank, will be holding its annual Customer and Neighbor Appreciation Week from June 16 – 23. To help kick off … Read more ›


Top 10 things to do this weekend

Concert to Benefit DuPage Habitat for Humanity’s First Ever Women Build Initiative DuPage Habitat for Humanity, a local affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, will … Read more ›

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Fermilab Family Outdoor Fair

Sunday, June 10, 2012Fermilab Family Outdoor FairAudience: Families, PublicGrades:K +Bring your family and explore the outside world. Activities for all ages: sweep for insects, net … Read more ›


Top 10 things to do this weekend

Jeopardy, The Rallye A low-pressure road rallye where you play Jeopardy as you travel the shortcourse. Not a lot of hard rallye gimmicks, but a … Read more ›

Bike Rodeo 2012
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Kids Invited to Warrenville's 7th Annual Bike Rodeo

Kids can test their bike-riding skills on a specially designed Bike Rodeo course at the FREE 7th Annual Warrenville Bike Rodeo this Saturday, May 19. … Read more ›

bike family #4
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Tips for Bike Riding Safely as a Family

It’s a gorgeous day; time for a family bike ride! Riding bikes in groups can be a lot of fun (not to mention great exercise), … Read more ›