Easter Egg Hunt 2015

Thanks to everyone that came out to the 2015 Easter Egg Hunt!

KidsFest 2015

Thanks for coming out and packing the house at KidsFest!

Bridal Extravaganza 2015

The 27th Bridal Extravaganza was held on January 4th at the Crowne Plaza!

Zoolie Ghoulie 2014

Check out some of the Spooky Costumes found at Zoolie Ghoulie!

Fair Fabulous Photos

Check out COOL's Fair Fabulous Photos!

COOL Memorial Day Picnic 2014

Thanks to everyone that came out!

KidsFest 2014

Check out pictures from KidsFest 2014 held at the PCCC! Thanks to everyone that came out and made KidsFest a HUGE success!

COOL Special Delivery

Congratulations to all the COOL Special Delivery winners! A special thanks to Petals & Company for providing a beautiful English Garden Bouquet!

Spooky Pet of the Year

Check out these COOL Spooky Pets! Congratulations to 1st place Miles, 2nd place Addison "Addy" and 3rd place Otis! Spooky pet of the Year was brought you by Coble Animal Hospital.

Zoolie Ghoulie 2013

Check out photos from Zoolie Ghoulie held at the Henson Robinson Zoo!

Illinois State Fair 2013

COOL out at the fair!

Kidfest 2013

Thanks to everyone that came out to KidsFest on Feb. 16th, 2013 at the PCCC. Check out photos here.

UnCOOL Christmas Lights

Check out pictures submitted by listeners of Christmas Lights that are STILL up and it's February!

Pet of the Day

Winners of our Pet of the Day contest. Cuteness overload!

Just Desserts 2013

Some of our lucky cake winners this year.

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Open Hearts Foundation 4th Annual Gala - Arrivals

Featuring: Cheap Trick,Robin Zander,Rick Nielsen,Tom Petersson,Bun E. Carlos
Where: Malibu, California, United States
When: 10 May 2014
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Keanu Reeves wants to have a third ‘Bill & Ted’ adventure


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