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South Moon BBQ on Chicago's Best

Late last month, South Moon BBQ owners Harlan & Katie Logan, were surprised to learn that they were going to have some pretty influential "Chicagoland" food critics coming out to visit; but even more surprised to learn that their restaurant was featured to have the "Best BBQ Sandwich" in Chicagoland! 

WGN-TV's "Chicago's Best" crew and co-host Brittany Payton, made the drive from Chicago, all the way to Hinckley to run a segment on South Moon BBQ. The hosts learned of the restaurant by a local patron...
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Blessing Farmers, Tractors

Farmers from Somonauk, Leland, Waterman, Earlville and Seneca, Ill., pose for a group photo before a blessing of their tractors at Suydam United Methodist Church in Leland, IL on Sunday, April 6th. Reverend Jodeen Immer of Montgomery prayed for the farmers at the 6th Annual blessing event.
(Al Benson photo)

UMC Holds Bikers Sunday April 27th

The United Methodist Church of Plano is holding a Bikers Sunday on April 27th. The church is located at 219 N Hale Street in Plano, Illinois. Those who ride motorcycles are invited to attend and wear their riding gear.

The church service will feature
bluegrass music and will also
include participation in the filming of a professional video entitled  “Suicide Takes Another Life". This professional video which is being created by Rev / CH (Maret) Kent Svendsen (who taught suicide prevention with the Army for fourteen years)
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Saluting Senior Volunteer

North Aurora resident Floyd Hoffman, right, 95, responds at his appreciation luncheon at Aurora Country Club Wednesday for his volunteer service at VNA Health Care in Aurora. Left is Linnea Windel, VNA president and CEO, who praised Hoffman and other volunteers. An Aurora native, Hoffman is retiring after seven years as a VNA volunteer. (Al Benson photo)

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Park District Awarded $400,000 Grant For Copley I Park

The Fox Valley Park District has been awarded a $400,000 grant by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR)
for the redevelopment of Copley I Park near downtown Aurora.
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