Uke band

Lots of Pluck

The Aurora Uke Fest shines a big spotlight on a pint-size instrument Todd VonOhlen will…
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The home's dining room

Big Personality

A Spanish-style Downers Grove home gets an update with a light touch What do you get…
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The home's staircase and hidden radiator

Within Reach

Here are four tips from designer Angela Graefenhain for creating open shelving that’s…
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A garage full of cars

Auto Showstopper

A country paradise for car lovers in Oswego There’s a difference between people who…
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A water-resistant blanket

Summer Stuff

Cool products to get you through the hot season and beyond Happy Paddling With its origami-like…
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People exercising along Lakefront Trail

One Fine Day

It’s the perfect season to play tourist in the Windy City To quote a famed local philosopher:…
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Outside The James

New Gem in Geneva

By Phil Vettel The James serves up a thoughtful menu in an historic setting When is a…
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A pizza

Enlightened Pies

By Peter Gianopulos Embracing the poetry—and science—of pizza Ask any self-respecting…
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Gindo’s Spice of Life sauces

Feeling Saucy?

By Peter Gianopulos Gindo’s offers a nuanced variety of refined flavors If you want…
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By Kelli Ra Anderson We owe the frugal French a debt of gratitude. This time of year,…
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Crystal Concert at Neuqua Valley High School

Smart Programs

By Mark Loehrke and Judy Sutton Taylor West suburban school districts are upping their…
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Congratulations to the 2023 Best of…

The following businesses (listed here in alphabetical order) have been nominated by our…
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