Pumpkin patch visit could put a bigger pinch on your wallet this year

By Marie Wilson Blackberry Farm in Aurora will be at its pioneer peak this fall, decorated and ready for families to enjoy during a series of five Pumpkin Weekends. “Half the fun is seeing the decorations,” said Jeff Long, spokesman for Fox Valley Park

Jeffrey Sikes, Jr., 7, pulls a wagon holding his brothers Nathan White and Kenneth White, 5, at the pumpkin patch operated by Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011. By Wayne Faulkner Memo to the punkin' patch kids: You might

Even More Pumpkins. Are you sick of these yet? I am not. :P. This is 3 coats of the silver hex glitter. I think this is the same polish as the Blue Cross Ornaments glitter I bought last year at Christmas time. This brush had such a

TGIF! I'm glad the weekend is upon us. The other thing that was upon me is that the checks I ordered arrived It felt good to write out the rent check on an I'm A Pepper check. Speaking of peppers,

Pumpkins for a Cure is celebrating its seventh year of “selling pumpkins for a purpose” – and that purpose is helping find a cure for juvenile diabetes through grants made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and other researchers.