McHenry County, along with the state of Illinois, is experiencing a more severe than typical influenza season this year.
Mr. Atwater: I’ve been married twice. The first was with a guy right out of high school. We were very young, and because he didn’t have much of a family, it was almost like I adopted him. We had two kids, and it was like I had three. He could never take care of himself, and when the drinking and the affairs started, I had to leave.
I guess I’m kind of old fashioned. I like to take the time to unfold my newspaper and actually read it – not online, but the actual crinkly, good-smelling paper. I did so this morning, and it hit me that if we didn’t have a drug problem, an alcohol problem or an associated crime problem, the newspaper might be filled with Jell-O mold recipes and the weekly menu at the assisted living facility.
The Chicago Bears are an excellent metaphor for the unrealistic expectations that surround the holidays.
WASHINGTON – Pregnant women are about to get easier-to-understand information on how safe their medicine is for baby.