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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

November 28, 2016

The next step in McDonalds’ ongoing battle to stay on top of the ‘fast food’ food chain is table service.

The new service approach is just one of the many experiments the fast food chain has undertaken in recent months to revamp sales and to compete with higher-end burg...

September 11, 2016

For a select group of individuals at Virginia Tech, ordering burritos from Chipotle just got a little easier. This is all thanks to research being performed by the Virginia Tech Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership and Google X lab’s Project Wing.

According to its website,...

June 8, 2016

The Downtown Joliet Farmers Market kicks off today with all new vendors and entertainment. Come down to Chicago St. and VanBuren St. from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. to enjoy a night of live music, cold drinks and a lot of shopping! New to the market this year is a different live...

May 6, 2016

Sunday is Mother’s Day, a day to celebrate the wonderful woman who shaped you into the person you are today, so she deserves something extra special on her day. If you’re anything like my boyfriend, you still haven’t gotten your mom her Mother’s Day present yet, but th...

April 18, 2016

It’s official! Sodexo Food Services has announced that the popular Seattle-based coffeehouse chain, Starbucks, will be making its way to the University of St. Francis. Students, faculty and staff will be able to get their Starbucks fix at the St. Clare Campus starting...

March 27, 2016

Recently, 25-year-old Karen Zack (@teenybiscuit) has gifted the Internet with its latest meme that has many asking "animal or food?” On November 20, 2015, Zack posted a tweet asking "duckling or plantain?" as the caption for this photo:

On March 2, Zack posted a follow...

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