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'Shrek' and the gang come to life on Marian Theatre Guild stage

Many, many years ago my favorite TV program was "Rocky the Flying Squirrel" and my favorite section of the show was the "Fractured Fairy Tales" narrated by Sir Edward Everett Horton. He was a famous character actor going way back to the 1930's, but his voice was always recognizable.

October 16, 2014 12:00 am

Sauk Village hosts fall family events for October

As October begins and autumn gets into full swing, Sauk Village and other communities are hosting several events celebrating fall, family and community.

October 06, 2014 12:00 am

Homewood Hobo Night is Oct. 11

HOMEWOOD | The village of Homewood hosts its annual Hobo Night from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday on the Rail Platform in the Homewood Rail Park, at Chestnut and Park Avenue.

October 05, 2014 12:00 am

Autumn Fest returns to Lansing

LANSING | The Lansing Association for Community Events will host its third annual Autumn Fest this weekend.

October 05, 2014 12:00 am
Homewood's Fall Fest and Chili Cook-Off is Sept. 20

Homewood's Fall Fest and Chili Cook-Off is Sept. 20

A Chilli Cook-Off contestant ladles up a serving of her creation.

September 14, 2014 12:00 am
Homewood's Fall Fest and Chili Cook-Off is Sept. 20

Homewood's Fall Fest and Chili Cook-Off is Sept. 20

Perri Senegal, of Homewood, picks the perfect pumpkin at last years' Fall Fest.

September 14, 2014 12:00 am
Homewood's Fall Fest and Chili Cook-Off is Sept. 20

Homewood's Fall Fest and Chili Cook-Off is Sept. 20

HOMEWOOD | The village of Homewood hosts the 13th annual Fall Fest and Chili Cook-Off from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sept. 20 at Martin Avenue from Hickory to Ridge Road.

September 14, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Homewood's Fall Fest and Chili Cook-Off is Sept. 20

Homewood's Fall Fest and Chili Cook-Off is Sept. 20

Attendees enter the Homewood Fall Fest last year.

September 14, 2014 12:00 am
Fall into Wolf Lake weeklong event starts Saturday

Fall into Wolf Lake weeklong event starts Saturday

CHICAGO | Canoeing adventures, a fishing derby, a farmers market and more will take place at Wolf Lake next week as part of a special event hosted by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.

September 12, 2014 12:00 am
Crete Park-A-Palooza set for Aug. 23 at Crete Park

Crete Park-A-Palooza set for Aug. 23 at Crete Park

CRETE |  The Crete Park District has changed its venue for this year's Park-A-Palooza in response to community requests for more vendors and more music, the district announced in a news release.

August 08, 2014 12:00 am
Crete Park-A-Palooza set for Aug. 23 at Crete Park

Crete Park-A-Palooza set for Aug. 23 at Crete Park

The Bluz Brothers band is set to perform Aug. 23 at Park-A-Palooza at Crete Park on First Street in Crete.

August 08, 2014 12:00 am
Gospel music returns to the square

Gospel music returns to the square

June 20, 2014 12:00 am

Lansing Autumn Fest is a community effort

As I’m typing this column, Lansing Autumn Fest is a few hours away. By the time you read this, two days of the fest will be past us. The event has definitely met the goal of bringing the community together. It’s a huge effort that takes an entire community.

October 13, 2013 12:00 am
Lansing Autumn Fest to feature second entertainment stage

Lansing Autumn Fest to feature second entertainment stage

Dave DiNoso's Traveling World of Reptiles will entertain children at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Lansing Autumn Fest in downtown Lansing.

October 09, 2013 12:00 am

Autumn Fest is Lansing’s chance to come together as a community

LANSING | The village is hosting its second annual Lansing Autumn Fest at Ridge Road and Henry Street for three days beginning Friday, and it's planned to be full of music, food and family entertainment.

October 06, 2013 12:00 am

Christian families can enjoy concert, fellowship in Cedar Lake

CEDAR LAKE | Christian churches throughout Cedar Lake have teamed up to present a free outdoor concert open to young people and families from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday.

September 12, 2013 12:00 am
Homewood Fall Fest and annual chili cook-off is Sept. 21

Homewood Fall Fest and annual chili cook-off is Sept. 21

HOMEWOOD | The village of Homewood presents the 12th annual Fall Fest and Chili Cook-off from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sept. 21.

September 08, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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“Charlie Brown” comes to life

“Charlie Brown” comes to life

CROWN POINT | Charlie Brown and his lovable gang of friends showcase a day in the life of this classic "Peanuts" cartoon character in Crown Point Community Theatre’s final production of its ninth season, “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown.”

August 08, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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GEICO Skytypers to perform at Chicago Air and Water Show

GEICO Skytypers to perform at Chicago Air and Water Show

CHICAGO | The GEICO Skytypers will make their first appearance in the Chicago area during the 2013 Chicago Air and Water Show scheduled for Aug. 17 and 18 at North Avenue Beach.

August 05, 2013 12:00 am
GEICO Skytypers to perform at Chicago Air and Water Show

GEICO Skytypers to perform at Chicago Air and Water Show

The GEICO Skytypers are set to perform at the Chicago Air and Water Show Aug. 17 and 18 at North Avenue Beach.

August 05, 2013 12:00 am
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