January 16, 2019

As everyone took their finals and packed up their bags this past semester, the University of St. Francis received their very own “Farmer’s Fridge.” According to the Chicago Tribune website, Farmer’s Fridge is a “Chicago-based startup that sells salads and other meals f...

December 14, 2017

While celebrities such as Cardi B claim 2017 as a “winning” year, reality TV star Draya Michele, cannot. It’s been tough lately for the celebrity mom to live her best life. It seems every time she posts on social media, the internet reads her for filth. She may be the...

November 22, 2017

The holiday season is here which means one thing; great food! With great food comes a great amount of calorie intake. According to the Calorie Control Council, people typically consume more than 4,500 calories and 229 grams of fat on Thanksgiving. It’s totally possible...

November 21, 2017

Whether you’re in need, worried about feeding yourself or your family, or are filled with the urge to help those less fortunate this holiday season, Will County is prepared.

As the holiday season quickly approaches, churches and other organizations in Will County are pr...

October 4, 2017

A local brewery is looking to change the brewing game in Joliet, after opening 3 weeks ago the MyGrain Brewing Company is looking to revolutionized the way we look at breweries. The MyGrain Brewing Company recently opened at Joliet Union Station and offers great food a...

September 21, 2017

The wild kangaroo population in Australia, has reached concerning levels to the point where locals are being urged to eat more kangaroo meat.

A government figure shows in 2016, there were almost 45 million kangaroos hopping around the country. This is nearly double the...

April 12, 2017

JAB, the investment firm that owns Krispy Kreme and many coffee brands – including Keurig – announced they will make a deal to acquire Panera Bread for $7 billion and turn it into a private company. After the announcement of a trade surfaced, shares of Panera surged ne...

April 6, 2017

It’s that time of the week again. It’s time for an all-new batch of life hack courteously of me, Mat Tuck.  This week I’ve found four food-related life hacks that will blow your minds.

Quick-Chill

Isn’t it annoying when you want an ice-cold beverage but all your drinks a...

March 24, 2017

Plans for a new winery located at the old Diocese of Joliet property are currently underway. Sehring Property Holdings has obtained the building known as “The Castle” along with two other buildings near the property. The developers plan to restore the building to its o...

February 26, 2017

One thing that is sure to bring people together is a love of great food. Beginning on February 17, residents of the Joliet area have been able to enjoy special discounts at various restaurants in Joliet and surrounding towns. Sponsored by the Heritage Corridor Conventi...

February 23, 2017

It turns out I’ve been peeling oranges wrong my entire life. I, like most people, use my fingers to peal the skin off the citrusy fruit before consuming it. It usually takes a while and gets orange juices all over my hands. 

Today, I found a much better solution.

All you...

February 14, 2017

Pringles Hack:

I don’t know about you, but I always have a hard time fitting my hand inside a Pringles can. I don’t have any trouble eating the first few, but once the can is half-empty, what should be a simple snack becomes a dangerous challenge. I end up flipping the...

January 14, 2017

Although it’s hard to imagine enjoying anything outside right now let alone a concert, the recent release of the country lineup for the Taste of Joliet has fans looking forward to warm weather even more so than before. The Taste of Joliet, which features several musica...

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