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Sweet Tooth at Elmhurst Historical Museum & more

Tour Sweets this summer http://www.examiner.com/article/sweet-tooth-trips-2012 Read more ›

Delicious, local, organic produce available in Lombard from Green Earth Institute
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Lombard Pickup Point Established for Green Earth Institute CSA

More and more, people are looking for fresh, local, and organic produce. Farmers markets and CSAs (community supported agriculture programs) become more popular every year, … Read more ›

Launching the summer grilling season, many Elmhurst 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 almost here – the unofficial launch of summer grilling season. It … 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 ›

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Dine Away Hunger May 16

Dine Away Hunger comes to Southeast DuPage County on Wednesday, May 16. On that day, eat at the following restaurants and they’ll generously donate 10% … Read more ›

A variety of berries can be found at the local farmers market. (Heather Leszczewicz/TribLocal)

West suburban farmers market guide 2012

If you’re looking to add the freshest fruits, vegetables, baked goods, cheeses and flowers to your dinner table, look no further than in your own … Read more ›

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Gluten Free Expo highlights tasty food

With the diagnosis of a wheat allergy for my seven year old niece, I became aware of what it is like to plan a menu … Read more ›

Seven Lettuces bagged salad with an April 11 freshness date has been recalled by the company. ( Company photo / April 15, 2012)

Dole ‘Seven Lettuces’ bagged salad recalled by company

Cases of bagged salad distributed by Dole Fresh Vegetables have been recalled because a New York state test of some of the salad found salmonella … Read more ›

Paula Deen's Kitchen at Harrah's Joliet Hotel & Casino.
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The Dish: Paula Deen's Kitchen serves up classic southern comfort food at Harrah's Joliet

On April 5, 2012, Paula Deen brought her southern-style buffet and restaurant to the Chicago area via Harrah's Casino in Joliet. Even with all the … Read more ›

27-liter bottle of Charles Krug, Vintage Selection, Cabernet Sauvignon, 2007 for a live auction benefiting the Make-A-Wish Foundation®
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The Dish: Morton's Steakhouse Winemaker Dinner Series with Peter Mondavi of Charles Krug Winery

On the evening of March 3, 2012, Morton's Steakhouse on 65 East Wacker Place along with Peter Mondavi, Co-Proprietor of Charles Krug Winery, hosted the … Read more ›