Category Archives: Village

It takes a village – Pratt Tribune

By Jennifer Stultz Editor MORE THAN 20,000 vehicles passed through Pratt’s Lemon Park during the last Christmas season, their occupants probably enjoying the beauty of the many light shows set up each November and dismantled in the first week of January. “That’s more visitors than we’ve ever had before, and that doesn’t count the many, […]

Children step into prehistoric times for Dino Day at the French Creek Nature Center

Dinosaur fans gathered for an afternoon of thunder lizard enthusiasm on January 8 at the French Creek Nature Center in Lorain County Metro Parks. Dino Day sold out as families went out for a scavenger hunt, arts and crafts with coloring, music, videos, and a chance to meet Kitty, the park district’s resident baby Tyrannosaurus […]

Taisugar circular village / Formosana bio-architecture

Taisugar circular village / Formosana bio-architecture © Studio Millspace + 28 To share To share Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp To post Or © Studio Millspace Text description provided by the architects. Modularization is crucial in larger scale urban developments to make assembly and disassembly of manufacturing more efficient and to simplify building material bank […]

Village Vanguard’s ‘Dangerous’ Lucky Bag Promises Exciting Highs and Miserable Lows

These are not good luck bags for the faint hearted. Fukubukuro lucky bags are one of our favorite parts of the Japanese New Year… or at least they were. The thrill of buying a bag without knowing what’s inside, hoping your hard-earned yen has earned you something worthwhile, is an addicting gamble that keeps dozens […]

Seven businesses now open at Gilbert’s SanTan Village shopping center

Room & Porch is one of seven stores that recently opened in the SanTan Village shopping center in Gilbert. (Tom Blodgett / Community Impact Journal) Here are seven new businesses that recently opened at the SanTan Village shopping center in Gilbert. 39 & Main Shoes opened a store on October 15 at 2080 E. Williams […]

Beloit village council members maintain alcohol ban

BELOIT – The inhabitants of the village will not celebrate the New Year with a legal drink. Council members did not lift the village’s ban on possession of alcohol at a meeting on Monday. After a 2-2 split, Mayor Eric Augustein voted to keep Beloit dry. Following:Beloit seeks to celebrate New Years by lifting alcohol […]