February 15, 2018

Sue the Tyrannosaurus Rex has been an iconic artifact at Chicago’s Field Museum for 18 years. Displayed on the main floor of the building, Sue stands 13-feet tall at the hip, according to The Field Museum’s website.

Having started her dismantling on Monday, February 5,...

January 23, 2018

Remember when the internet was all about eating cinnamon and stuffing our cheeks with marshmallows? Well, the newest trend has come, but it isn’t as harmless. The Tide Pod challenge started as a joke across the internet, referring to how the common household laundry de...

December 5, 2017

The warm weather is coming to a close and families are preparing for a long winter indoors. Outdoor sports teams have moved inside and runners usually seen on the side of the road are now on the treadmill. This, however, does not have to be the case this winter. Thanks...

November 20, 2017

Joliet native, Becky Sasser Mast went to Joliet's Elmhurst cemetery, expecting her visit to be just like any other Saturday. After visiting the grave site of her son for 12 years, she soon realized that Saturday was much different. 

Upon coming to her son's grave,...

October 12, 2017

With the seasons changing, we see all kinds of birds migrating for the winter. This sight, on a grand scale, is something few of us see. This is unless you are one of the individuals to attend “The Sandhill Crane Experience,” a Forest Preserve District of Will County p...

September 28, 2017

On September 18, was the first day college campuses across the nation began to compete in the Outdoor Nation Campus Challenge. Outdoor Nation is the largest and most active community of young people, particularly college students, encouraging outdoor participation and...

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