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Garden Walk Thank You

Joliet Area Community Hospice would like to sincerely THANK every person that participated in the 2011 5th Annual Timmy’s Garden Walk. It was a HUGE … Read more ›

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2012 Chicago Flower & Garden Show Commemorative Poster Contest

This year, the Chicago Flower & Garden Show gives you the opportunity to let your imagination run wild by participating in our commemorative poster contest. … Read more ›

A  hydrangea blooms in a local garden. (Sheryl DeVore/Tribune)

Post your spring flower photos

Our contributors have been posting some lovely shots of spring flowers. Post yours, too, and they could be part of a photo gallery we’ll highlight … Read more ›

The family-friendly Taste of Joliet, a summertime staple staged at Joliet Memorial Stadium, features a slate of musical acts, a carnival midway and food vendors. (May 24, 2011)

Joliet a bustling suburb filled with attractions

Hot dog vendors outnumber baristas and poker trumps yoga in Joliet, a city of roughly 147,400 people who play as hard as they work. “If … Read more ›

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Get the Outside of Your Home Ready for the Summer Season

After a terrible start to the season, spring if finally here! It's time to get outside and finish those spring cleaning projects. In order to … Read more ›

From the community

Design a Perennial Garden

McCord Gallery & Cultural Center will present a workshop about perennial gardening on Saturday, May 14, 10:00am-12:00pm. Instructor Mary Ann Nowak will teach you how … Read more ›

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NuMark Credit Union Hosts Free “First-Time Home Buyers” Seminar in May

Crest Hill, IL. – NuMark Credit Union will host a free “First-Time Home Buyers” seminar May 18th from 6:00pm to 9:00pm at their Crest Hill … Read more ›

Safe digging is no accident. Always call JULIE before you dig.
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You Could Be Digging Up More Than Just Dirt

Landscape improvements add beauty and value to your home. From modest designs to elaborate projects they enhance outdoor living space and can be a source … Read more ›

The Grove Players perform "Moonlight and Magnolias."

Top 10 weekend picks

From performances to races and fairs, TribLocal’s top 10 weekend picks offer up a smorgasbord of happenings throughout suburban Chicago. If you have an event … Read more ›

Cottage Shed from garden
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5th Annual Timmy's Garden Walk–Joliet Area Community Hospice

JOLIET AREA COMMUNITY HOSPICE -5th Annual Timmy’s Garden Walk Whether it is a park like setting with a little cottage shed or an expansive pond … Read more ›