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The best DIY popsicle molds for summer

Homemade popsicles are a fun way to try out new flavors, from kid-friendly recipes to grown-up popsicles for parties. A bad popsicle mold can leave you with a leaky mess in your freezer, so we’ve rounded up the best DIY molds on Amazon to help you enjoy this summer treat. Read more

How to store fresh garden basil

From caprese salads to punching up cold pasta dishes, basil is the perfect fresh herb for all your summer dishes. If your herb garden is producing more basil than you can use in a week, there are plenty of ways to keep it fresh until your next delicious meal. Read more

This 3.7 lb. camping chair will go everywhere with you this summer

If you’re making the most of the warm weather, you probably find yourself spending most summer weekends camping, fishing, at the beach, or by the pool. Hauling a heavy beach chair from place to place can put a damper on your summer fun, which is where this ultra-light camping chair from Marchway comes in in. Read more

11 Ways to Turn Your Own Backyard Into a Summer Destination

While summer trips can be exciting, you don’t always need to travel far and wide to get into a holiday mood. Chances are, the weather is fine right where you are this time of year -- and with a little effort, you can make your own outdoor space into a relaxing retreat. Read on to find out how to turn your backyard into a spot you’ll want to spend all summer long in. Read more

4 of the best coolers for summer

Whether you’re enjoying a backyard party, big game, or camping trip, keeping drinks cool in the summer can be a challenge. We’ve rounded up the best coolers for hot days available on Amazon. Read more

Find your next home with the June 15, 2018 issue of HomeMarket!

Discover great homes in McLean, DeWitt, Livingston, Woodford counties and the surround area. Read more

Allsup: Watering important all season along

I often tell people that I have a Ph.D. in watering plants. As a young professional, I spent my days deciding if I should water and then ch… Read more


Central Illinois residents find comfort, mobility, and savings with an American Standard Walk-In Tub

Call (888) 252-0208 to learn more about relieving pain, staying independent, and make bathing safer again. Save up to $1,500 on a Walk-In T…


Security solutions to keep your Central Illinois family and home safe this spring

Talk to a local expert about a digital alarm system that will protect your family and belongings.

45 of the Most Expensive Homes for Sale in the Bloomington Area

From modern mansions to extravagant cabins in the woods, these residences are currently the priciest on the market. Read more

🏠 Summer spotlight: Bloomington-Normal area homes for sale!

Enjoy the Summer in a New Home!  The Bloomington-Normal areas has ample opportunity, reasonable housing costs and great interest rates. Her… Read more

States with the highest/lowest homeownership rates

Here’s where homeownership rates are rising, where they are highest and where they are lowest. Read more


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Find out What's On with the June 16 edition of our TV & entertainment guide!

Kevin Costner stars in “Yellowstone,” premiering Wednesday on Paramount Network. Read more

Check out the July 2018 Limited

The pet issue plus, over 150 photos of local events. Read more