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Images: So much carnival food and fun
Jul 6, 2015 6:42 AM
There were carnival setups and carnival rides and carnival foods among the suburban events being photographed last week.
Passion for wine industry leads to father-son partnership
By Anna Marie Kukec
Jul 5, 2015 6:00 AM
Bud and Peter Schwarzbach, a father-and-son team who own and operate Vin Chicago, love everything about wine and want you to love it, too.
See watercolor portraits of dogs at Geneva library
Submitted by Paula Krapf
Jul 2, 2015 5:44 PM
Geneva Public Library's Artist of the Month features Kevin Hunter of Batavia who asked his Facebook friends to post photos of their dogs. He used the photos as reference to paint the portraits and then posted them for his friends to view and comment on. Although Hunter has been creating dog portraits in oil and pencil for nearly 20 years, this is the first time he attempted pet portraiture in watercolor.
Try Bard-inspired crafts at Shakespeare in the Park July 18
Jul 2, 2015 6:48 PM
Enjoy a preshow bite-sized Bard craft with Aurora native and Shakespeare's Seasons illustrator Shannon Whitt at 5 p.m. Saturday, July 18 at Island Park in Geneva. She will lead an exploration of some of Shakespeare's most vivid verses, especially chosen for little ears. Each child will then bring a verse to life through imagination and illustration.
Windmill City Festival blows into town July 9-12
Submitted by Batavia Park District
Jul 2, 2015 10:01 PM
Windmill City Festival has become a tried-and-true tradition for many local families. The festival features countless activities over the course of three and a half days. Whether you visit the carnival, compete in a 5K, participate in the pet parade or dive in to an ice-cream eating contest, every member of the family is sure to find a new favorite activity.
Elgin Theatre Company to hold auditions for ‘Wait Until Dark'
Elgin Theatre Company
Jul 2, 2015 10:11 PM
Elgin Theatre Company will hold open auditions for the suspenseful "Wait Until Dark" from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, July 13, and Tuesday July 14, with callbacks, if needed, on Wednesday, July 15. Rehearsals will begin in late July and continue until show opening on Sept. 11.
Albright Theatre to hold auditions for ‘The Miracle Worker'
Submitted by Albright Theatre Company
Jul 2, 2015 10:21 PM
Albright Theatre Company will hold auditions for "The Miracle Worker" by William Gibson at 7:30 p.m. Sunday and Monday, July 19 and 20. Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. The heroic, real-life tale of Annie Sullivan and her student, blind and mute Helen Keller who with Annie's help became a celebrated author, political activist and lecturer. "The Miracle Worker" dramatizes the volatile relationship between the lonely teacher and her charge.
12 students from Ill. 14th Dist. set to attend military academies
Office of U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren
Jul 1, 2015 11:50 AM
U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren (IL-14) congratulates the 12 students from Illinois' 14th Congressional District that were selected to attend the United States military service academies next fall.
People can see bison every day in Batavia
Daily Herald report
Jul 1, 2015 4:28 PM
Baby bison rule the roost at Fermilab in Batavia.
Batavia may look to other towns for stormwater info
By Susan Sarkauskas
Jul 1, 2015 5:30 AM
Batavia aldermen want more information before they decide whether to create a stormwater utility to pay for increased work, or increase property taxes for it. And they may pick the brain of Downers Grove officials, who implemented a utility in 2012.
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