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The Taste

I’ve been attempting to take on some more Chicago events, and Chicago activities as I’ve started to live in the city for a longer time now. This weekend was no different, as there were events taking place all over the…

Donna D. Davis

DWIGHT – Donna D. Davis, 77, of Dwight passed away Thursday, July 6, 2017 at Joliet Area Community Hospice in Joliet. Visitation is Thursday, July 13, at Kosary Funeral Home, 9837 S. Kedzie Ave., Evergreen Park, from 3 until 9…

Merle E. DeLong

DWIGHT – Merle E. DeLong, 77, of Dwight passed away at 5:59 a.m., Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at his residence. Cremation rites were accorded and a graveside service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, July 13, in Oaklawn Cemetery,…

Margaret Tanner

Dwight. DWIGHT – Margaret Tanner, 97, of Dwight passed away Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at Heritage Health in Dwight. Cremation rites were accorded and a graveside service will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, July 14, in McDowell Cemetery, rural…

Dorothy Rohlfs

ST. PAUL, KANSAS – Dorothy Joan Rohlfs, 92, of St. Paul, Kansas and formerly of Pontiac was ushered by angels into Heaven Monday, July 3, 2017 at 8:20 a.m. at the Prairie Mission Retirement Village in St. Paul, Kansas. Dorothy…

Rosemary Wilder

DWIGHT – Rosemary Wilder, 90, of Dwight completed her life’s journey Sunday, July 2, 2017 in Dwight. She leaves behind a legacy of love which includes her devoted husband of 69 years, Ron Wilder; three children: Pam (Bill) Manko of…

Two Dwight Antique Stores To Open July 1

For those who have a passion for antiques, area shoppers can now experience the convenience of not one, but two antique stores opening July 1 in Dwight. Bill Sole of Dwight and Bob de Oliviera are certainly two people with…

Retail Experience

Today I went shopping for a few hours at Water Tower Place in downtown Chicago. For living in Chicago I actually rarely make it to the heart of downtown, not really sure why that is, I would say the biggest…

Helen Fuchsen

WILMINGTON – Helen Fuchsen, 103, passed away Sunday, June 18, 2017 at Heritage Health in Dwight. Helen was born April 22, 1914 in Michigan City, Indiana, daughter of Dan and Mary Brady Tyrrell. In 1917 she moved, with her parents,…