The Greater International Healing & Deliverance Center will present Women of Excellence Conference 2021 with the theme of "Stepping Into Your Divine Purpose."
Life Stories of Local Interest
Our new Life section feature "Best Bets" highlights five local calendar events happening today through Tuesday.
The Ladies of SCORE presented their 20th Debutante Gala in a virtual presentation last month. Debutante Gabrielle Dee was presented.
After 16 months of closure, the Letourneau Home/Museum, a Village of Bourbonnais and Kankakee County historic landmark, will reopen on Sunday, Aug. 1. The home/museum will be open monthly from 1 to 4 p.m. on the first and third Sundays.
Paramount+ offers a wayback trip to the turn of the century. Look for the return of “Behind the Music,” the pop biography series that debuted in 1997. The series applied the “whatever happened to?” approach to musicians and bands both long and recently forgotten. Milli Vanilli, “gone” for so…
What's playing this weekend at Cinemark 10 Movies, Paramount Theatre and Meadowview Theatre.
If you thought the Disney+ reboot “Turner and Hooch” was “back to the future,” perhaps you need a new Delorean. The premium streaming service digs deep into its vault with two golden oldies.
If you care about music, history and American culture, don’t miss the “American Masters” (8 p.m., PBS, TV-14, check local listings) profile “Buddy Guy: The Blues Chase the Blues Away.”
If you plan to travel by air this summer, one thing is for certain: You won’t be alone. The TSA estimated summer air travel is going to break records. Read more
Dear Jill: I’m very angry about the trend to do away with printed ad circulars for grocery stores. I think stores are using the pandemic as an excuse for stopping printing their ads.
July 14 — today our oldest son and fourth child turned 22 years old. How the years fly by. Happy birthday, Benjamin.
What do you associate with the word “generic?” Do the words “inferior” or “tastes like cardboard” come to mind?
Pet of the Week
Dear Mary: I found a great deal on a gorgeous couch at an estate sale. It is upholstered in white leather and appears to be new — as if no one ever has sat on it. Priced at $100, you can be sure I grabbed it up fast and brought it home.
Dear Savvy Senior, I’m 58 years old and working on a plan for my retirement. I’ve read I need to check my Social Security statement every year to validate its accuracy. How do I go about doing this? — Planning Ahead
What might come as a big surprise is these products’ grease and dirt-busting abilities can be used outside the dishwasher in many useful ways.
Rylee Thorson, of St. Anne, earned her Master's Degree in Digital Marketing and Communications from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wis., at the end of the spring semester. She is the daughter of Larry and Denise Thorson, of St. Anne. Read more
Emma Blanchette, of Kankakee, a student in University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee's school of letters and sciences; Samantha Lexow, of Manhattan, a business student; and Ava Ferrier, of Peotone, a student in the school of the arts, have been named to the spring dean's list at the university.
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- 6 generics that are truly a great buy
- Woman continues to hide ex's double life
- Surprising other uses for automatic dishwasher detergent
- Adult son resists rent demands from parents