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Best Mojitos In Chicago

The mixologists at these Chicago spots love concocting their creative and classic renditions of the refreshing mojito.

06/26/2013

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Kid-Friendly Gardening: The Best Plants

Before a patch of grass has been chosen, fresh Earth tilled and little hands become eager to sink their fingers into the Midwestern soil, a successful gardener gives thought to the crops he or she wants to reap and sow. Of course, not all plants grow easily or are hardy enough to survive little feet stomping around the garden, so the family garden bed needs extra-special thought. Here’s a list of the best, kid-friendly plants to grow in our May 15th – late October Zone 5 Chicago growing season.

04/11/2012

Carrie Pack and Nick Nelson

Pregnant Teacher Saves Choking Student

One northwest Indiana student definitely needs to bring his teacher an apple after she saved his life.

03/18/2011