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22 Lakeview Sushi

Lakeview's Best: Sushi

When it comes to fine dining, I’m crazy about two things: Gustatory creativity (what is commonly called “eclectic/fusion”) Cilantro I realize that the latter can be a polarizing issue, as I read recently that some people simply lack the genes …


23 Sock Monkey Madness

Sock Monkey Madness

In the mood for a little monkey business? Head to Rockford for the annual Sock Monkey Madness Festival this weekend at the Midway Village Museum. A must-attend for sock monkey fans, this fun event celebrates the lovable stuffed toy that’s …