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“Bound to the Fire: How Virginia’s Enslaved Cooks Helped Invent American Cuisine” by Kelley Fanto Deetz

Book review of “Bound to the Fire: How Virginia’s Enslaved Cooks Helped Invent American Cuisine” by Kelley Fanto Deetz.

2017 Toyota Yaris iA

You wouldn’t think that there is much to say about a car that costs $16,815. But the 2017 Toyota Yaris iA was so nice that we actually forgot that its price was less than $20K

2017 Dodge Challenger T/A 392

As Dodge evolves into an affordable high performance brand much hoopla has been made over the Hellcat and the Demon. They are two Challengers that generate more than 700 and 800 horsepower respectively. Meanwhile, what I think is the best ...

2017 Toyota Corolla iM

When Toyota folded its Scion brand it folded several of its cars into the Toyota fold. That’s a lot of folds but to put it simply there is now a 2017 Corolla iM.

Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr. calls for “full-scale” boycott of BMW

Reverend Jesse Jackson, Sr., the founder of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, called for a “full-scale” boycott of BMW, the German automaker, for refusing to reply to the survey for the group’s annual diversity scorecard.

2018 Lexus LS 500

Lexus has come full circle. In 1989, the automaker chose this city for the world debut of the LS 400, its first luxury sedan. Over the years, the brand has grown in terms of models offered, it has introduced hybrids ...

Will County offers residents spay/neuter discount for pets in October

Will County residents who have their pets spayed or neutered at participating veterinary offices in October can receive a $40 county-sponsored discount.

Forest Preserve OKs dog park permit discounts

Veterans and active-duty military will pay less for Forest Preserve District of Will County dog park permits in 2018 thanks to action taken Oct. 12 by the District’s board of commissioners.

“Same Family, Different Colors” by Lori L. Tharps

Lori Tharps’ youngest daughter is very light-skinned. That fact begins her story because it was recently pointed out by another child in an innocent game.

2018 Kia Rio

Kia’s Rio is not what it appears to be.

2018 Volvo V90, S90, XC60

When Volvo picked us up at the airport my riding partner and I climbed into the back seats of what turned out to be a 2018 XC90 Excellence. It was the most luxurious utility vehicle I had ever been in.

Goodman Theatre 2017 Season opener- A View From The Bridge

Goodman Theatre of Chicago opened its 2017 season with the Arthur Miller classic, A View From The Bridge.

Cars: 2017 Toyota Highlander Hybrid

Toyota continues to deepen its offerings of hybrid vehicles. This time it worked its engineering guile on the Toyota Highlander.

“Rise of the Jumbies” by Tracey Baptiste

What lives beneath the waves? Fish, of course. Seahorses, clams, lobsters and whales, turtles and mermaids, too. You’d be surprised at what lives under the sea, but in the new book “Rise of the Jumbies” by Tracey Baptiste, there are ...

Ask Alma: I moved in with my boyfriend and his wife. Now I’m pregnant.

Sensible advice from Alma Gill.

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