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  • Flex your shopping muscle: Give the gift of fitness this year

    If you’re buying for someone who’d rather spend an afternoon working circuits at the gym than working the remote through a “House of Cards” marathon, ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 7:52 pm
  • Internet kills the TV star

    One thing I hate about television is all the advertisements. I go out of my way to avoid them. The funny thing is, now that I’m in college, that’s wha ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 2:13 pm
  • Top 5 things to do this weekend, Dec. 19-21, 2014

    A Canterbury Christmas in Dixon DIXON – Canterbury Singers & Gaudete Brass Quintet will perform A Fe ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 2:45 pm
  • Day Trip: Zoo attractions gear up with holiday finery

    Brookfield Zoo's annual Holiday Magic celebration features zoo chats, a cottage for Santa Claus, and welcoming the new year.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • Sony cancels 'The Interview' Dec. 25 release

    NEW YORK (AP) – Under the threat of terrorist attacks from hackers and with the nation’s largest mul ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 9:59 pm
  • ‘Theory of Everything’ star Eddie Redmayne weds

    LOS ANGELES – Eddie Redmayne is celebrating more than his best-actor nominations this week. “The The ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 9:58 pm
  • Christian traveling family band to play at Fulton church

    FULTON – The Garms Family will perform at 7 p.m. Friday at Spring Valley Reformed Church, 10960 Spring Valley Road.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 2:48 pm
  • ‘Sons of Anarchy’ bikes, clothes, gear up for auction

    The popular TV series “Sons of Anarchy” is now history.But fans can keep the show alive and own a pi ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 9:58 pm
  • Brisket, latkes and tzimmes: Hanukkah is here again

    It’s all a matter of cause and effect.The cause is that in 164 BC, a group of Jews led by Judah Macc ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 10:13 pm
  • French wine for the holidays

    Consider a remarkable, 2012 quintet from dependable Joseph Drouhin. The 2012 Joseph Drouhin Gevrey-C ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 10:11 pm
  • Almond and orange snowballs, a perfect little bite

    The bomb might be fearsome on the front, but as metaphor, it’s the bomb. Chic, charming and clever a ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 10:11 pm
  • Apple wins class-action lawsuit over iPod prices

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A federal jury decided Tuesday that Apple didn't compete unfairly when it sold music players and songs with copy-protection sof ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 2:52 pm
  • Chicken pox keeps Jolie from promotions

    LOS ANGELES – Angelina Jolie is reluctantly calling in sick for “Unbroken” promotional duty.Universa ...
    Dec. 14, 2014 - 8:41 pm
  • Couple celebrates, decorates home in grand scale

    BATH TWP., Ohio –There’s nothing understated about Earlene McGonegal and John Betonte’s approach to ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 8:44 pm
  • Top 5 things to do this weekend, Dec. 12-14, 2014

    Venier headlines Second SaturdaysDIXON – Hometown singer-songwriter Gina Venier will perform at 8 p. ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 1:37 pm

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