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Fun local winter activities to do this winter


Fun local winter activities to do this winter

By Renee Forsyth Winter is a favorite season for many, and fun holiday activities come along with it. There are many fun activities in the Chicagoland area that can be enjoyed by all age groups. Below are some of the top winter activities nearby. Illumination: Morton Arboretum This outstanding experience has lights farther than the […]

A to Z: Everything you need to do in Illinois before college


A to Z: Everything you need to do in Illinois before college

By Elisa Reamer When leaving Illinois for college, there are a lot of things here that you will never get to experience again. Either it’s because your entire family is moving with you, or you are going to move to that state after college. This A-Z list has everything you need to do or places […]

December quiz


December quiz

By Abby Hill Which astrology symbol is in December? Pisces Capricorn Virgo Aquarius The birthstone of December is Turquoise. True False The Germans made the first artificial Christmas trees out of ____________________. Bread crusts Shredded paper Dyed goose feathers Wolf hair December 4 is International __________ Day Duck Appreciation World Whale Free Hug Chocolate Mint […]

Can you finish these Frozen lyrics?


Can you finish these Frozen lyrics?

“Do You Want to Build a Snowman?” “Do you want to build a snowman? It doesn’t have to be a ______.” “In Summer”   “A drink in my hand, my _____ up against the burning sand.” “Love Is an Open Door”   “I mean it’s crazy… What?  We finish each other’s- ______.” “Let it Go”   “The wind […]

OPINION: Karaoke’s benefits wide ranging


OPINION: Karaoke’s benefits wide ranging

Every Thursday, I look forward to singing karaoke at Aliano’s in downtown Batavia. People often view karaoke as a way of socializing with friends at bars for entertainment. Even though it is fun, karaoke has numerous different beneficial traits. After an exhausting week of work or school karaoke is an overall fun activity where you […]