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  • 'Eyes to the Skies' festival celebrates hot air balloons in Lisle
    'Eyes to the Skies' festival celebrates hot air balloons in Lisle
    Lisle's Eyes to the Skies festival is celebrating its 30th anniversary with the festivities being held June 27 through July 1, 2012. Held in the southwestern suburbs of Chicago, Illinois, the festival is unique for its celebration of hot air...
  • Children search for tadpoles at Morton Arboretum in Lisle
    First tadpoles of the year hatched today at Morton Arboretum in Lisle
    Children waded in the water today looking for tadpoles at the Morton Arboretumin Lisle. The first tadpoles of the year hatched today, and you can expect hundreds more over the next few days. Every year, toads mate in the children’s garden....
  • Preview outdoor art at Morton Arboretum in Lisle
    Preview outdoor art at Morton Arboretum in Lisle
    Have you ever seen a tree wearing a sweater? How about a super-sized gift made from logs and copper? Right now, you and your family can see these two pieces of art at the Morton Arboretum in Lisle. They are two ofwhat will be 11 contemporary works...
  • Husky Heroes
    Huskies up close at Morton Arboretum
    Meet some Huskies. No, these Huskies are not at University of Washington or UConn but in the Chicago area at the Morton Arboretum.A 1,700 acre living “museum” of plants and trees in Lisle, Ill., Morton Arboretum hosts “Husky...
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    Ribfest and Eyes to the Skies Recaps of Performances
    Ok, I know the first question is going to be, how in the world are you able to be in two places 5 miles apart at the same time? Special voodoo powers and telepathy. Just kidding, about the telepathy part, but I did have special correspondent and...
  • Clothes Mentor in Naperville
    The 5 Best Thrift shops in the Lisle/Naperville Area.
    The Lisle/Naperville area is known for retail. Lots of retail. From the boutique shopping of Downtown Lisle, to the high end retail mecca that is the Downtown Naperville scene, in its midst you can find some great resale and thrift stores....
  • Picture of hot air balloons at Lisle Eyes to the Skies Festival
    Eyes to the Skies in Lisle Fourth of July weekend
    Eyes to the Skies in Lisle is a carnival and festival held over the Fourth of July weekend that includes hot air balloon flights, carnival rides, food, fireworks, entertainment, music, a parade, duck races, an area for children and more.Update:...