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Summerguide
Thursday, May 27, 2010 12:00 am

For a memorable summer, take these day trips close to home

The sun is shining, the sky is blue and it’s time for summer family fun. Pack for a picnic and head out in the car for a fun day under the Illinois sky. Let Illinois Times and a black ribbon of
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Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2008 12:00 am

For a winter adventure, visit movie sites in southern Illinois

Tired of the same ol’, same ol’? If so, maybe it is time to rev up your holidays with a bit of Hollywood glamour, southern Illinois style. Southernmost Illinois has a few conne
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Wednesday, July 9, 2008 12:00 am

Add the recent floods to factors driving up food prices

Maybe it’s time to consider going vegetarian. The recent Midwestern floods, on top of cool, rainy weather earlier this year, are sure to push meat prices higher, Ill
Summerguide
Wednesday, May 21, 2008 12:00 am

Turn a weekend trip into memories for your children

Untitled Document Once the school bell has rung for the last time, parents are ready to schedule a little summer fun for the family. Try a weekend in Chicago, where it’s ea
Summerguide
Wednesday, May 21, 2008 12:00 am

You don’t have to be Superman to enjoy Metropolis

Untitled Document Do you have a little one who loves to tie on a cape and play Superman? If so, head south to Metropolis for the 30th annual Superman Celebration, which will be h
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Thursday, Aug. 30, 2007 12:00 am

Farmers relieve the ‘50s in Rantoul

Untitled Document Andy Shireman of Chapin came to the biennial Half Century of Progress ready for field work.      The event, held in Rantoul, was a lead-u
Summerguide
Thursday, May 24, 2007 12:00 am

How to have a grand ol’ summer on an itty-bitty budget

Untitled Document The kids are revved up and want to know what’s planned for the 14 long weeks before they have to be back in the classroom. Even with gas at the $3 mark an

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