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2018 Hyundai Kona

It’s real simple. As sport utilities and crossover vehicles become ever more popular, automakers are developing new models to meet the demand. Enter the 2018 Hyundai Kona, an all-new small crossover. They dubbed the design theme urban smart armor. In ...

Small dogs play area opens at Hammel Woods

A ribbon-cutting held July 6 has unleashed a new era for small dogs at Hammel Woods in Shorewood. Canines weighing 35 pounds now have their own 2.3-acre off-leash play area at the dog park, which is located at Hammel Woods ...

“Game Changers: The Story of Venus and Serena Williams”

Those are the rules. Every game has them, and rules are mostly helpful. They make it clear how to play and who can win – although sometimes, they don’t make any sense. Sometimes, they’re downright dumb and in “Game Changers” ...

When the World Attacks You, Find Strength in Christ’s Power

I remember reviewing the letters of Paul in bible study. In doing so I was constantly reminded that one cannot look at Paul without really seeing Jesus’ amazing handiwork. Now you need to know that I think Paul is an ...

Batinick to host free senior resource fair in Plainfield*

State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) will host a free senior fair in Plainfield on Thursday July 12. “This is the annual senior resource fair which I host to help our local seniors find out about ways to find assistance in ...

2018 Toyota Camry Hybrid

Toyota is the industry leader in many areas; one of them is in the sale of hybrids. And as the automaker continues to produce hybrids they get incrementally better. I had the new Toyota Camry Hybrid for a week last ...

Ladies Night

The businesses at Hickory Creek Plaza will present Ladies Night on Wednesday, July 25. The event will be held from 6 – 9 p.m. at Hickory Creek Plaza, located at 1800 - 1888 E. Lincoln Highway in New Lenox, across ...

Drivin:2019 Veloster

Hyundai is conducting regional test drives of its new Veloster and Kona. But there’s more to it than that. Since the automaker spun off its Genesis nameplate to form a new luxury line, Hyundai is faced with the same challenges ...

Pets of the week

CLEOCATRA Cleocatra is a very sweet, affectionate girl who enjoys lots of attention and being petted, especially around her head and ears. She’s happy strolling around and enjoys meal time. She was the Queen of the Nile in her previous ...

Drivin: 2018 Volvo V90 T6 AWD Inscription

Volvo has a 60-year history of producing great full-size station wagons and the 2018 V90 TS AWD Inscription continues to the tradition. You would think that the Swedish automaker would not continue the product line given the popularity of utility ...

“Note to Self,”

Pay attention. Eyes forward, ears open. You’ve heard those things before in your life, and now you say them to yourself, your kids, and your employees. But do they hear what you say now… or, as in the new book ...

Pets of the Week

SPUNK Spunk is a very adorable, nice boy who enjoys being with people and loves getting attention. He’s a little on the shy side so it takes him a bit to be comfortable in new situations. He likes to have ...

Drivin: 2019 Lexus ES 350

Lexus, like a lot of other manufacturers, got caught. One of the world’s premier luxury brands, it is in the middle of rolling out a new generation of sedans when the entire market has become utility driven, pun intended. Last ...

“Black Klansman: A Memoir”

You want no part of that. In fact, the farther away you are from whatever-it-is, the happier you’ll be. Nope, some things are not your friend. Some things are not good for you at all. And as you’ll see in ...

Trinity Services publishes book ‘Beeing a Leader

New Lenox - Trinity Services, Inc. released a new book on “Beeing a Leader: Insights from the Trinity Beehive,” a fun, easy-to-read guidebook focusing on leadership traits that adhere to the fundamentals of positive psychology. A group of 91 authors, ...