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“Football fans share a universal language that cuts across many cultures and many personality types. A serious football fan is never alone. We are legion, and football is often the only thing we have in common.” — Hunter S. Thompson. ...READ MORE

It can be a rare occurrence to find a kid-friendly animated film these days that actually surprises and delights. Dreamworks’ “Abominable,” written and co-directed by Jill Culton, does indeed surprise and delight, all while following a familiar hero’s journey tale that borrows from favorite … ...READ MORE

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Bar bingo, Schuyler Miler, adult cake walk and a corned beef dinner all add up to one thing – it's time for the 14th annual St. Patrick's Kankakee Half Paddy Festival. This year's event will be held from 5 to 11 p.m. Friday and 2 to 11 p.m. Saturday.  ...READ MORE

Fall — the perfect time of year for a weekend getaway. I prefer going to the country where there are winding roads lined with trees bursting with color, finding unique shops, orchards, and of course, wine-tasting. ...READ MORE