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  • St. Charles religious store owner contemplates future Jan 4, 2014 6:13 PM
    Dave Heun gets the latest on Angel Kisses in St. Charles. The religious store on Routes 64 and 25 has withstood some difficult times.

  • ‘Talk of the Town’ finishes first decade Dec 28, 2013 7:02 PM
    Dave Heun looks back on the people of the Tri-Cities area from 2013, the year that marked his 10th anniversary writing a column for the Daily Herald.

  • Christmas lore steeped with stories about the tree Dec 21, 2013 6:53 PM
    In Dave Heun's annual Christmas column, he recounts the annual visit from the Rev. William Beckmann of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Batavia and his address to the Tri-Cities Exchange Club.

  • Ruby Foundation raises money for Parkinson’s research Dec 14, 2013 5:18 PM
    The Paul Ruby Foundation is giving $100,000 to Northwestern Memorial Hospital to be used for Parkinson's research, columnist Dave Heun reports after talking with Ruby.

  • Let’s not revisit Christmas Eve 1983, OK? Dec 7, 2013 6:09 PM
    Dave Heun is hoping the cold weather takes a hiatus in time for the Christmas holiday.

  • Coffey has led the way for Batavia all season Nov 30, 2013 6:46 PM
    Dave Heun says Batavia quarterback Micah Coffey has been a stalwart in the leadership department all season.

  • Count on Von Maur for holiday cheerfulness Nov 23, 2013 7:48 PM
    Dave Heun says Charlestowne Mall might've changed its name, but visitors to the mall in St. Charles can still count on Von Maur department store to provide holiday cheer.

  • Geneva mom remembers, honors daughter with book Nov 16, 2013 5:34 PM
    Donna Mebane of Geneva wrote a book about her daughter, Emma, who died at 19 in July 2011. It is Mebane's way of helping to stay connected with her daughter, she tells columnist Dave Heun.

  • 1857 Geneva house being coverted into restaurant Nov 9, 2013 5:16 PM
    Nancy Luyten and family are taking an 1857 Geneva house and turning it into a restaurant, Patten House Restaurant and Bar, at Campbell and Second streets. They hope to open in about three months. “We just think this is going to be the perfect venue,” Nancy Luyten said.

  • Fox Valley businesses charitable but don’t brag about it Nov 2, 2013 8:01 PM
    Dave Heun talks to Janis and Bill Page about their research findings that not enough local businesses blow their own horns about all the good deeds they do.

  • ‘In St. Charles’ songwriter will perform it back home next month Oct 26, 2013 6:04 PM
    "In St. Charles" is soon to be adopted as the city's official song, and songwriter Jim Masters is expected to return to St. Charles in November to sing the song as part of the holiday festivities downtown, according to columnist Dave Heun.

  • Another Geneva chocolate shop good for sweet tooth; good for business? Oct 19, 2013 7:34 PM
    Dave Heun says there should be no shortage of chocolate stores in Geneva with the annoucement of a Kilwins opening in Dodson Place. He finds it delightful that another chocolate retailer is going to set up shop on Third Street, but his business side wonders if that retail area really needs another.

  • Bar problem doesn’t sully St. Charles’ image Oct 12, 2013 5:42 PM
    Tri-Cities columnist Dave Heun takes on the question of our communities' "image." He says St. Charles' many other positives should outweigh the late-night shenanigans occuring when the downtown bars close.

  • Acosta’s to open second location Oct 5, 2013 6:00 PM
    Acosta's Consignment shop on West Main Street in St. Charles will expand to a second location on East Main Street this week, columnist Dave Heun says.

  • Geneva’s Schiller waiting for call from NFL Sep 28, 2013 6:12 PM
    Columnist Dave Heun talks about pro and high school footbal -- from the cutting by the Atlanta Falcons of a hometown hero to those too-late Friday-night games. Plus cheerleaders doing hundreds of push-ups.

  • St. Charles man gets into publishing with first coffee-table book Sep 21, 2013 6:05 PM
    Bert Hoddinott Jr. of St. Charles has been painting and drawing for 75 years. His son persuaded him to put his work, which had never displayed publically, in a coffee-table book. “My wife thinks I am a great artist,” Hoddinott said. “I consider myself a Sunday painter, someone with a hobby.”

  • St. Charles’ First Street project still a hot topic Sep 14, 2013 5:16 PM
    Lots of readers are still weighing in on changing something around their towns with a snap of their finger, reports Dave Heun. St. Charles' First Street Development remains at the forefront of some people's concerns.

  • Plant sale next Saturday should get lots of visitors Sep 7, 2013 8:05 PM
    The Pottawatomie Garden Club should get plenty of business next Saturday when it sets up shop across from the fairgrounds for its annual plant sale.

  • Lee Norris, ‘Geezers’ among volunteers building cabins at Riverwoods Aug 31, 2013 2:24 PM
    New cabins are going up at Riverwoods Family Campus north of St. Charles, thanks to Lee Norris, "The Geezers" and other volunteers, says columnist Dave Heun.

  • Siblings pave the way for St. Peter Barn Sale Aug 24, 2013 5:22 PM
    Dave Heun says the St. Peter Barn Sale, coming up in mid-September at the Kane County Fairgrounds, is in the capable hands of the Mayorga siblings.

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