Are you in the market for fresh, delicious food? The Jefferson County Local Food guide (in print or found at (ccejefferson.org/local-foods) points you to the freshest and best tasting food — grown and produced by your neighbors. Shop at the locations listed and help keep your food dollars ci… Read More ⇒

Q: The Illinois Tollway recently announced that cash tolls will no longer be used. People who don’t have a transponder and/or out-of-staters must pay within 14 days. And they must figure out what they owe. My question: Why doesn’t the tollway use machines that accept credit cards? The whole … Read More ⇒

Love a good travel hack? You’ll catch a bunch of short, easy-to-replicate tips on the social media platform TikTok. TikTok’s fun videos explain how to navigate your way through luxe travel on the cheap. There are tricks you didn’t know you could use, websites you didn’t know existed, things … Read More ⇒

A health savings account, or HSA, allows anyone with a qualifying high-deductible health plan to set aside pretax funds to pay for approved medical expenses. Your money is held by a qualified HSA trustee (typically a bank, credit union or similar entity) to be used to pay for, or reimburse y… Read More ⇒

TUPPER LAKE — The Wild Center, at 45 Museum Drive, reopens today after a monthlong closure for spring cleaning. As a continued commitment to the health and safety of visitors, staff and the wider community, the nature-based science center will operate as an outdoor-only experience for now. I… Read More ⇒