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Mason Jars for Food & Fun!

Summer is going strong and it’s time to get your canning jars and other canning items ready to fill full of tasty, home-grown goodness! Both of our stores carry a full line of jars, lids, pectin, wax, labels, and everything else that you need to get your canning done. 125 more words

Helpful Hints

Measuring the Invisible

You’re sitting outside, and the wind is making the pages of your book and the sleeves of your t-shirt flutter. If someone asked, “how fast do you think that breeze is blowing?” what would you say? 142 more words

Hands-on Science

Heeeere's Dale!

Some of you may know Dale, but for those of you who don’t, let’s introduce you!

Dale was born in Kansas and moved to Colorado in 1957. 131 more words


Craftsman Tool Chest Giveaway!

As many of you know (from the July ad), last month we were giving away a Craftsman tool chest at both our Cripple Creek and Florissant stores. 102 more words


Hardware Advice at Ace Hardware in Rockport

So I’m in the hardware store and Rebecca shows me some fly paper. Remember that brown sticky tape your grandpa hung in the shop to catch flies? 77 more words

Good Morning Gloucester

Ashamed Residents Hope New Metra Station Will Mask Elmhurst ‘Ugliness’

by Dave Noble, City News Editor

ELMHURST – Residents and business owners expressing feelings of “disgrace” and “embarrassment” during a Metra Station Workshop held at City Hall Wednesday night pleaded with local officials to disguise the increasingly “repulsive” views of Elmhurst that thousands of commuters see on a daily basis and requested an array of alluring and exotic upgrades to the city’s train station and surrounding elements to promote local shopping and incite jealousy from members of other communities. 289 more words

The Elmhurst Funion

Paint Shopping.

I went paint shopping today at Ace Hardware. I had no idea if I was getting a good deal here, chances are…not. But time is a commodity that I am short of, so convenience is the price I pay for these goodies. 429 more words