A recap of the Cook of the Week Challenge 2019
Leslie Meredith took home the giant spoon trophy Monday night at the 2019 Cook of the Week Challenge finale.
Constable: What's big, fast, hazardous and should swing by Earth before Thanksgiving?Worried about the impeachment battle, the 2020 election, the Chicago Bears, the seating arrangement for Thanksgiving? An asteroid twice the size of the Eiffel Tower and zipping toward Earth could add to your worries, or make them all go away.
NaperLights brightens Naperville's Water StreetA new site along the Riverwalk at the Water Street district in downtown Naperville is the venue for this year's NaperLights display set up by the Rotary Club of Naperville Sunrise.
Think cauliflower not potatoes for a low-carb substitute side for ThanksgivingFor those trying to eat a low-carb diet, the holidays can be fraught with pitfalls. As a substitute, try Don Mauer's recipe for whipped and creamy cauliflower. Happy Thanksgiving.
See Santa at South Elgin's An Almost Winter Day SaturdaySouth Elgin's An Almost Winter Day, presented by the village Nov. 16 in Seba Park, is a free event in its 17th year that promises an early Santa sighting, food, animals and trolley rides, topped off with the village's seasonal tree lighting.
Good News: Buddy Up Tennis program serves youths with Down syndromeBuddy Up Tennis combines tennis, fitness and social activities for young people with Down syndrome through weekly 90-minute clinics -- and the volunteer "buddies" enjoy giving back.
Arlington Heights woman wins Cook of the Week challenge with a curry dishWhen Leslie Meredith of Arlington Heights learned the "mystery ingredients" she would be cooking with at Monday night's Cook of the Week Challenge finale, Indian cuisine sprang to mind. And despite doubts, it turned to be the winning decision.
Dining out: Buffalo Creek brewing up Pumpkin Pie AleBuffalo Creek Brewing is releasing its limited Pumpkin Pie Ale on Wednesday, Arlington Heights' Osteria Trulli intros new dishes Friday, and Mon Ami Gabi has added a special vegan and vegetarian menu, this week on the suburban dining scene.
Dancecenter North has new home, same family feelWhen Dancenter North Director Stacy Keller considered buying the business this spring, she knew she simultaneously faced another major decision.
Images: Leslie Meredith wins Daily Herald Cook of the Week Challenge FinaleLeslie Meredith of Arlington Heights on Monday night was selected as the winner for the Daily Herald Cook of the Week Challenge Finale at the Westin in Itasca.
'FriendsGiving Party' to raise treatment funds for St. Charles family battling Lyme diseaseSarah Nitkey started having symptoms similar to a stubborn flu when in middle school nearly 10 years ago. Little did her St. Charles family know she and her sister and niece have Lyme disease.