Category Archives: Food

Peace on Earth ‘Tis The Season

Wishing all of you a peaceful, calm, happy weekend, with no arguments or debates. Let’s try not to say the T word for a couple of days. Let’s focus on the many things that bring us all together, not the … Continue reading

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Take Away Boundaries, and People Go Nuts

Many people have asked me, “What is world is going on here, with Roy Moore, John Conyers, Joe Barton, Al Franken, Matt Lauer, and all the others?” I’ll tell you what is going on: moral truth is dead in America. … Continue reading

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Leyden and Norwood Park Townships Need To Seriously Consider School District Consolidation 

One of the maddening aspects of the state’s ongoing financial crisis is that some obvious long-term solutions are rarely considered. One solution to the massive tax collections by state and local government is to reduce the number of local governments. … Continue reading

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Girl Scout Cookies and Wine Pairings

It’s our favorite time of year once again—Girl Scout Cookies are here! We’ve added new editors’ picks of great beers to celebrate the season with and a collection of cookie-and-beer pairings we compiled from around the web. Let’s hear your … Continue reading

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Support SMG During January, 2017

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Mount Rosemont Approved for MB Financial Entertainment District

The village of Rosemont has  approved an agreement with a company to literally build a 35 to 40-ft. high snow mountain in mid-December that will allow people to slide down its 250-ft. length while riding a tube. The deal will … Continue reading

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Chick-Fil-A Fanatics Brave Snow, Wind For Elmhurst Grand Opening

Originally posted on CBS Chicago:
ELMHURST, Ill. (CBS) — The steady snow and wind overnight didn’t stop about 20 people from setting up camp outside the newest local Chick-Fil-A restaurant, 24 hours ahead of Thursday’s grand opening in Elmhurst. WBBM…

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What is sold in Chinese Walmarts ? Crocodiles ? Ribcages ?

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Lions Club Spaghetti Dinner Today 1-26-2014

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January 25 is National Irish Coffee Day

Originally posted on Foodimentary – National Food Holidays:
National Irish Coffee Day Daily Quote:  “Only Irish coffee provides in a single glass all four essential food groups: alcohol, caffeine, sugar and fat”~Alex Levin A great article about Irish Coffee’s History. Did you…

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