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Sundance Film, Hello I Must Be Going to screen at BWiFF 2012
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BWiFF Brings Sundance Film To Illinois

The Blue Whiskey Independent Film Festival (BWiFF), Chicago Reader's runner-up for Best Film Festival, is proud to announce the Closing Night Special Presentation feature for … Read more ›

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2012-2013 Season Announcement – The Albright Theatre Company!

Batavia’s Albright Theatre Company Announces its 39th Season! Who am I? It’s a question that has puzzled man for ages. In their 39th season, The … Read more ›

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Legally Blonde: The Musical on the docket June 29-July 1

Join Rising Star Theatreworks for the new, award-winning Broadway sensation Legally Blonde: The Musical on June 29–July 1 at the Batavia Fine Arts Centre, 1201 … Read more ›

Launching the summer grilling season, many Batavia residents will fire up the grill for some tasty foods to enjoy over the long Memorial Day weekend. At right, Kim Kirchherr, JEWEL-OSCO Dietitian. (Photos: JEWEL-OSCO)
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Let's Get Grilling

By Kim Kirchherr, MS, RD, CDE, JEWEL-OSCO Dietitian The Memorial Day holiday weekend is here – the unofficial launch of summer grilling season. It can … 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 ›

Everyone Enjoys the Swedish Midsommar Festival
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Swedish Midsommar Festival Celebrates 101 Years!

On Sunday, June 17, Good Templar Park will celebrate the 101st Annual Swedish Midsommar Festival in Geneva, IL. The oldest ethnic festival in Illinois, and … 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 ›

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Come explore the Northern Illinois Wine Trail

For Midwesterners, arriving in wine country means hopping a plane or driving for days. Or does it? In the last two decades, wineries have sprung … Read more ›

Chicago Journalist Lisa Barr  debuts her award-winning novel FUGITIVE COLORS on
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Award-Winning Novel FUGITIVE COLORS Debuts on Author Lisa Barr simultaneously launches “GIRLilla Warfare: A Mom’s Guide to Surviving the Suburban Jungle”

Journalist Lisa Barr debuted her award-winning novel FUGITIVE COLORS on, and launched this week her website “GIRLilla Warfare: A Mom’s Guide to Surviving the … Read more ›

Flo Kat celebrates the release of her new CD at Water Street Studios
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Flo Kat CD Release Performance at Water Street Studios

Friday, May 18th at 7pm Chicago based singer songwriter, Flo Kat, will be celebrating the release of her new CD, Tightropes, with a performance at … Read more ›