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EZRA Ezra is a cute, independent, low-key cat. This quiet boy is adorably entertaining when he scoops water out of his bowl with his paws like a raccoon. In his previous home, he got along great with the family’s yellow ...

Plainfield Hunger Action

Plainfield -- Plainfield is hosting a food drive, in cooperation with the Northern Illinois Food Bank. The food drive will benefit Bags of Hope, a private backpack food program, the Plainfield Area Interfaith Food Pantry, and the St. John Lutheran ...

Support higher education at the annual Red Tie Ball

Romeoville Support the dynamic dreams and educational goals of Lewis University’s most financially at-risk students by attending the annual Red Tie Ball September 9 at the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago. Visitwww.lewisu.edu/RedTieBall to reserve your ticket.

Pets of the week

ADDISON Addison is a very nice, sweet kitty. She’s a bit timid at first, but she warms up to people quickly after spending a little time with them. She’s curious and likes to explore her surroundings. She’s very affectionate and ...

“Truth Doesn’t Have a Side” by Dr. Bennet Omalu (with Mark Tabb)

Everyone you meet has an effect on your life. Somehow, in some way, others change you: a stranger’s smile lifts your mood. Kindness makes you happy. An injustice spurs you to action, making you someone else’s change. Clearly, as in ...

2017 Genesis G90 RWD 5.0 Ultimate

We were in a parking lot and found ourselves answering a bevy of questions from a couple of guys. The first and most important was what kind of car we were driving. It was a Genesis G90. And in those ...

Pets of the week

JOLEE Jolee is a very pretty girl who is quite talkative and likes to tell you all about her day and hear about yours. Besides chatting with her human companions, she really likes to play with toy mice, having fun ...

2018 Hyundai Sonata

TORREY PINES, Calif., -- There was a 2018 Hyundai Sonata on display in front of the hotel here. We could tell it was a Sonata but it was crisper, sharper, and more contemporary than the current model. In their restyle ...

Pets of the week

AMOS Amos is an adorable, sweet and independent little guy. Like most kittens, almost everything fascinates him. He really loves to play and discover new things by exploring his surroundings to see what interesting things are going on around him. ...

Pet Talk: Toxic plants could harm pets

Having plants in your home can make your space more decorative, or even calming. However, certain plants also can be toxic to pets. Dr. Christine Rutter, clinical assistant professor of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, described some of the potentially ...

There’s a Dragon in My Closet” by Dorothea Taylor, illustrated by Charly Palmer

You didn’t do it. Whatever it was, it wasn’t your fault. You didn’t do it – you weren’t even around when it happened. You don’t know who to blame. Maybe it was your dog, your mom, or maybe, as in ...

2017 Toyota 86

Toyota is billing its 86 as “the Affordable, Fun-damental Sports Car.” We can’t argue with that description. But first let’s be clear. The Toyota 86 used to be the Scion FR-S in this market. The 86 nameplate was used on ...

Gallery Seven in Downtown Joliet

Come Downtown Joliet for some art fun! Gallery Seven, 116 N. Chicago and The University of St. Francis Gallery, 25 E. Van Buren are hosting receptions for artists-which are free and open to the public August 25 , 6-8 pm. ...

Pets of the week

SNICKERDOODLE Snickerdoodle is a sweet, adorable little guy who just loves attention and affection! He likes to curl up, relax and snuggle in his human companion’s arms. As soon as he’s put down, he has no problem letting you know ...

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan

Right up front, Volkswagen’s chief product spokesman told us that the company must regain the trust of consumers and rebuild the brand in the wake of its diesel engine cheating scandal. It was no muss, no fuss and no beating ...