Experience Fall Fun at Cosley Zoo

Group of school children and their teachers on a school field trip to a zoo. There is a falconer who is talking and teaching the children about the different birds of prey.

Fall is here and there is no better season to spend some time in the great outdoors. A visit to the zoo is an excellent way to enjoy a day outside while enhancing your appreciation for the natural world. Located just 8 minutes from our apartments in Carol Stream, Cosley Zoo is an ideal destination […]

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Find High-Quality Ingredients at Specialty Stores Near Carol Stream

Young man showing healthy food products at a specialty food store

Do you enjoy spending time in the kitchen? If so, visit one of these specialty stores near Carol Stream where you’ll find some of the finest and freshest ingredients in town: Jewel-Osco What began in 1899 out of horse-drawn wagons now has locations across Chicagoland. Jewel-Osco originally sold coffee and tea before adding a full […]

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Local Popcorn Shops Offer Crunchy Treats

Cheddar popcorn in a white paper bag with backdrop blurred.

Did you know that Charles Cretors of Chicago invented the first commercial popcorn machine? The year was 1885, and his company continues to produce the machines along with other specialty equipment. If you would like to enjoy some popcorn, visit one of these locally-owned shops where you’re sure to find a crunchy treat to remember: […]

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