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Ask a Designer: Exploring wood's possibilities

Ask a Designer: Exploring wood's possibilities

Working with wood comes naturally to New York interior designer Dan Faires. He grew up in an old farmhouse and has been developing his carpent…

August 16, 2014 10:03 am Photos

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Grime on the house? Pros and cons of power washing

Grime on the house? Pros and cons of power washing

Is there grime on your siding that good old-fashioned elbow grease won't take away? Stains on your concrete driveway? Is the deck looking dirt…

August 09, 2014 10:42 am
Heated driveways: Goodbye to the snow shovel?

Heated driveways: Goodbye to the snow shovel?

While the rest of the neighborhood was digging out, Alex Geier had little problem leaving his Hinsdale, Illinois, house around 7:30 each morni…

August 09, 2014 10:23 am
Hangout house: why some homes become teen central

Hangout house: why some homes become teen central

Start with amenities like a monster TV or fire pit, add a never-ending supply of munchies and a relaxed attitude toward your kids bringing hom…

August 09, 2014 10:20 am

Food Bites

Bennett-Curtis House events

August 06, 2014 1:00 am
ArtBash

ArtBash

On July 12, Lubeznik Center for the Arts held its annual ArtBash event, a fundraiser that allows LCA to mount nine outstanding contemporary ar…

August 03, 2014 5:47 pm Photos

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Meet our Bloggers

Adventures in Everyday Living

Adventures in Everyday Living with Pat Colander

Shore's Associate Publisher and Editor Pat Colander brings you up-to-date on what's going on in the Shore universe-evenings, weekends and all times in between issues.

Of Notoriety

Of Notoriety with Philip Potempa

From play and restaurant openings to premiere parties and red carpet movie screenings around Chicago and Northwest Indiana, columnist Philip Potempa reports on celebs and notable names from near and far.

The Culinarian

The Culinarian with Jane Dunne

Food/Wine columnist and features writer Jane Dunne never runs out of ideas when it comes to cooking for family, entertaining at home or dining out. Her blog covers the gamut-literally from soup to nuts.

Starcast with Fran Smith

Starcast with Fran Smith

As with Shorecast by Fran Smith, which appears regularly in Shore magazine, the 12 sun-signs are highlighted; here, the focus is on how every planetary move affects each of the 12 sun-signs. Its contents include specific-and fun-information that readers won't find anywhere else.

Will Travel For Food

Will Travel For Food with Jane Ammeson

Food correspondent-at-large Jane Ammeson will travel far and near to write about her latest foodie finds. From tastings to chef profiles, Jane will whet your appetite.

The Look

The Look with Marcia Froelke Coburn

As expert analysis of contemporary fashion morphs up to fine art, Marcia Froelke Coburn knows who, what, when and wear this season. From celebrity statements to fashionistas in the streets, this blogger and bold face name's commentary channels the mind behind the designs.

Latest Blog Posts

Starcast: August Part 1
Starcast: August Part 1

Friday, August 8, 2014

August 08, 2014 9:00 am
Starcast: July Part 2
Starcast: July Part 2

Welcome to “Starcast” – an absorbing look into what the Cosmos has in store for the 12 sun-signs. Here’s a good thought. No matter how dull, h…

July 24, 2014 9:00 am
Starcast: July Part 1
Starcast: July Part 1

Editor's Note: Fran Smith is off this week, but we are re-running a Starcast from March because it predicts the changes in the planetary influ…

July 11, 2014 9:00 am
Starcast: June Part 2
Starcast: June Part 2

Welcome to “Starcast” – an absorbing look into what the Cosmos has in store for the 12 sun-signs. One of those interesting cycles in our solar…

June 27, 2014 9:00 am

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