Readers and writers have a chance to meet and learn from each other next week at the Hemmens Cultural Center in Elgin for the annual Elgin Literary Festival. Karly Kirkpatrick is one of the founders of the festival, First Light host Brian O'Keefe sat down with her at the Side Street Studio gallery to talk about the event.
It’s the time of year when many people go looking for a scare…and talk of hauntings, ghosts, and strange experiences become a little more common. Naperville’s Diane Ladley not only wrote a book of Naperville ghost stories…she also owns and operates…the Haunted Hometowns tour company. First Light host Brian O'Keefe spent an evening with Ladley