Page 1

Times

READERS HOICE

THE

C AWARDS for EXCELLENCE

2018

YOU VOTED - HERE ARE YOUR WINNERS!

Times

A special suppliment to THE

Thursday, July 26, 2018


Readers Choice

2 Thursday, July 26, 2018

Times

READERS’ HOICE

THE

C AWARDS for EXCELLENCE

2018

Your response was overwhelming. Everyone here at The Times thanks you for your time and effort. With so many great businesses in our Illinois Valley Business Community this was no easy task. All who participated were entered in a drawing for $100, $75, $50 and $25 gift certificate checks.

The Times - Delivering Your Community

The Times would like to thank all of our readers who voted online for their favorites for our READERS’ CHOICE Awards for Excellence 2018

The Winners Are: 1st Place: $100 Kara Kohl

2nd Place: $75 Gina Swintek

3rd Place: $50 Pat Brown

4th Place: $25

Beth Giordano


The Times - Delivering Your Community

Thursday, July 26, 2018 3

Thank you for choosing us as your #1 Auto Dealer

Thank you to everyone who voted for Bill Walsh Automotive Group as your 2018 Readers’ Choice Awards. We are humbled to be recognized by you, our customers, as the Best Auto Dealer! We are blown away by the support we receive from YOU – the BEST CUSTOMERS in town!

- Fiat

billwalsh.com


Readers Choice

4 Thursday, July 26, 2018

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Auto Repair Shop 1. Gay’s Body Shop 2. Donahue Auto Repair Inc 3. Conroy’s Automotive – 24 Hour Towing

Favorite Automotive

Motorcycle/ATV Dealer

Car Wash

1. Starved Rock Harley-Davidson 2. Talty Polaris Inc 3. Leipold Motor Sales

1. Route 6 Pro Wash 2. Dolphin Car Wash II 3. Ottawa Auto Spa

Auto Dealer 1. Bill Walsh Auto Group 2. Star Ford Lincoln & Rental - Streator 3. Terry’s Auto-Haus

Thank you for your support since 1952.

Wendy Sanders-Maubach, O.D., P.C.

We look forward to seeing you in our new facility!

Novak-Rinker Veterinary Clinics NEW LOCATION 1650 1st Street, Ottawa • 815-433-1865 1005 N. Bloomington St., Streator • 815-672-9266

107 E. McKinley Rd., Ottawa 815.433.1426 drwendysanders.com

Thank you to our loyal customers for voting us as your favorite for

Eyecare/Eye Doctor.

! s k n T ha

for voting us

FAVORITE SUNDAY BRUNCH and also a

Favorite for Banquet Facility 2688 E. 873rd Rd. Oglesby, IL

www.starvedrocklodge.com


Readers Choice

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Thursday, July 26, 2018 5

Breakfast Place 1. Hi-Way Restaurant 2. Sunfield Restaurant 3. Country Cupboard

Business Lunch

Favorite Restaurants

1. Corner 230 2. The Cheese Shoppe and Deli 3. The Lone Buffalo

Burgers 1. Bash 2. Broadway Pub 3. Bears Den

#1 Real Estate Company #1 Real Estate Agent Jennifer Gura #2 Real Estate Agent Beckie Chismarick Thank you for voting for us as your favorite! We appreciate your business!

Country

1803 S. Bloomington St., Streator 815-672-9099 Office www.countryil.com

Each Office Is Independentaly Owned And Operated

Thanks to everyone for voting us one of your

Favorite Tanning Salons!

Shear Illusions Hair & Tanning Salon 815-672-3899 815-672-1328 A full service salon for cuts, color, perms, waxing & tanning. 1410 N. Bloomington St., Streator Owners: Chuck and Sue Weygand

Thanks for voting us

ONE OF YOUR FAVORITE PLACES TO TAN!!

119 S Sterling St, Streator

(815) 672-3100 Open 9am - 5pm


6 Thursday, July 26, 2018

Readers Choice

Thank You

The Times - Delivering Your Community

for voting us the Area’s

#1 Law Firm

Quality Detailed Service We love our customers and they love us too!

Thank you for choosing us a Reader’s Choice Favorite Again This Year! Our Commitment Is Your Satisfaction!

CAR WASH

& EXPRESS DETAIL CENTER

1439 Columbus St. Ottawa • 815-434-3770 1720 N. Division St. Morris • 815-941-0567

3088 Hennepin Dr. Joliet • 815-254-4012 Mon. - Sat. 8am - 6pm • Sun. 8am - 4pm Weather Permitting

www.dolphincarwash.com

815-433-4712 PERSONAL INJURY, PERSONALLY HANDLED


Readers Choice

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Thursday, July 26, 2018 7

Chicken

1. Rip’s Tavern 2. Anne’s Hide-A-Away 3. Wedron Office

Favorite Restaurants

Cup of Coffee

1. Jeremiah Joe Coffee 2. More On Main 3. Dunkin’ Donuts

Ice Cream 1. Tone’s Cones 2. Time Out Ice Cream 3. Culver’s

Deli

1.

The Cheese Shoppe and Deli 2. Handy Foods 3. Grant Street Grocery

#1 Appliance in Streator! Thank You for Your Votes!

We

Streator!

SHAW

APPLIANCE

127 S. Vermillion St. Streator 815-672-2901

Proud To Be Voted ONE OF YOUR FAVORITE

TRAVEL AGENCIES & TRAVEL AGENTS

302 W. Main • Ottawa

815-434-2005

Toll Free: 800-626-8081


Readers Choice

8 Thursday, July 26, 2018

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Mexican Food 1. Fondita Mexican Grill 2. La Casa Jalisco 3. Mariachi’s

New Restaurant 1. More On Main 2. Dig Doug’s BBQ 3. 3rd Street Cafe

Favorite Restaurants

Pizza 1. Bianchi’s Pizza 2. Sam’s Pizza 3. Alfano’s Pizzeria

Thank you for voting us

WE’RE TOP DOG!

#1 for TRAVEL

Thanks for your vote

and for voting KAREN LEWIS your FAVORITE TRAVEL AGENT

#1

Our team o and experienf highly trained ready to he ced agents are lp unforgettab you plan your from Start le vacation to Fin every mome nt, every tin ish, Call us tod y detail. ay!

ALL POINTS TRAVEL

Call Today: 815-434-4700 • 800-942-9860 • allpts@allptstravel.com 410 E. Stevenson Road • Ottawa

Electronics Store

Shanley’s TV & Appliance Center

#1

Appliance Store 515 W. Main Street • Ottawa

815-434-0308 • shanleysonline.com HOURS: TUES, WED, FRI & SAT: 9AM - 5PM MON & THUR: UNTIL 7PM


The Times - Delivering Your Community

Readers Choice

Thursday, July 26, 2018 9

Sandwiches

Thank you for your votes!

1. The Cheese Shoppe and Deli 2. Jimmy John’s - Ottawa 3. Obee’s Sub Shoppe

We are proud to be your

#1 Tanning Spa!

Carribean tan 606 Court St. • Ottawa, IL

815-431-0448

Sunday Brunch

M-TH: 8:30AM-9PM FRI: 8:30AM-8PM SAT: 9AM-8PM SUN: 9AM-1PM

1. Starved Rock Restaurant 2. Hank’s Farm Restaurant 3. Sunfield Restaurant

OWNERS Lauren Arevalo Debbie Arevalo

Our sincerest thanks to everyone who voted us

#1 Day Spa

and to all our customers and staff!!

We love you!!

Steak 1. Prime Quarter Steak House 2. Woody’s Steak House 3. Casa-Mia Lounge & Restaurant

419 E. Main St. • Streator, IL • 815.672.6600

www.balancedspiritwellness.com

Thank you for choosing us as Your Favorite Jeweler This is for you....

Appreciation Coupon

25

%

OFF any one item Good through 8/31/18

615 LaSalle St. Ottawa 815-433-5653

411 N. Liberty • Morris 815-941-1915

THURS 9-7 MON-WED 9-5 • FRI 9-5 • SAT 9-4

310 E. Main St. • Streator 815-672-2614 THURS 9-5


Readers Choice

10 Thursday, July 26, 2018

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Banquet Facility 1. Senica’s Oak Ridge Golf Club 2. Knights of Columbus-Ottawa 3. Starved Rock Lodge & Conference Center

Catering Services

Favorite Bars/Banquet/ Caterting

1. The Cheese Shoppe and Deli 2. Knights of Columbus-Ottawa 3. Starved Rock Lodge & Conference Center

Thank You for supporting our business!

Thank You...

1

For voting me your

st

PLACE

I N T E R I O R

Local CONTRACTOR

Corner of Columbus & Michigan on the I&M Canal

for 7 Years In A Row AND 1ST PLACE FOR SIDING & WINDOWS

D E S I G N

S H O W R O O M

Hrs: MON-FRI 9 TO 6 • SAT 9 TO 3

1230 Columbus St. Ottawa 815-434-3165

www.floortoceilingottawa.com

John Kubiak & sons

• Decks • Roofs • Gutters • Remodeling

• Siding • Doors • Garages • Windows

KUBIAK CONSTRUCTION Licensed & Insured

Thank You for Voting Us

#1 Salon

in LaSalle County

Brooke Burgwald and Amy Billings Owners

830 W. Norris Dr., Ottawa • 815-434-5145


Readers Choice

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Thursday, July 26, 2018 11

THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO VOTED US ONE OF YOUR

FAVORITE NEW RESTAURANTS! 2322 Bloomington St. Streator

815-510-9956

For voting us one of your favorite

Wed-Sat: 11A-9P Sun: 11A-8p

TRAVEL AGENCIES! Customer satisfaction is our top priority!

1120 Peoria Street, Peru • 815-780-8581 www.perutravelconnections.com

Our Customers are Always #1 with US!!! Thank you for voting us

#1 Auto Repair Shop

Thank You for 49 Years of Business & Trust.

Thank You

for voting me as one of the Area’s Favorite Lawyers

Christina Cantlin

s ’ y Ga

BODY SHOP 1969-2018

Ottawa’s Collision Center

1601 Popular, Ottawa • 815-433-3277

Follow us & “like” us on facebook.

815-433-4712 www.cantlinlaw.com PERSONAL INJURY, PERSONALLY HANDLED


Readers Choice

12 Thursday, July 26, 2018

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Bar/Restaurant 1. BASH 2. The Lone Buffalo 3. Beaver Den and Tavern Earlville

Bar/Tavern

Favorite Bars/Banquet/ Caterting

1. Broadway Pub 2. The Lone Buffalo 3. Bear’s Den and Tavern

Sports Bar 1. Shakers Lounge -Sports Bar 2. J J’s Pub 3. Mix’s Trading Post/Jamie’s Outpost Parlor 3. Bear’s Den and Tavern (THIRD PLACE TIE)

THANK YOU

I sincerely appreciate each and every one of my customers that took the time to vote for Chic & Unique Boutique. I look forward to the next opportunity I can assist you with your shopping needs.

~Debbie~

for making us one of your favorites!

Maria’s Craft Corner 125 S. Vermillion St., Suite 1, Streator 815-674-7034 mariascraftcorner.com

601 LaSalle Street, Ottawa, IL. 815-641-9364

1

#

VOTED THE FAVORITE IN THE TIMES READER’S CHOICE AWARDS!

825 Clinton • Ottawa • 815-433-1111

807 LaSalle St., Ottawa www.jeremiahjoecoffee.com


Readers Choice

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Thursday, July 26, 2018 13

Grocery Store 1. Handy Foods 2. Hy-Vee -Peru 3. Kroger -Streator

Meat

Favorite Food/ Beverages

Proud To Be Your

Favorite Local Hardware Store

1. Handy Foods 2. Hy-Vee -Peru 3. Harcar’s Meat Market

Liquor Store 1. Herman’s Package Store 2. Rudy’s Liquor Store 3. Streator Drugs

Thank You e

W iate ec Approur s! mer o t s Cu

HOME Hardware

814 Clinton St. • Ottawa 815-433-1800

STORE HOURS: Mon. - Fri. 7:55 am - 8:00pm Sat 8:00am-6:00pm • Sun 8:00am-5:00pm

815-672-3187 N. Rt. 23 Streator

One

of th F AVOR e for voting ITE

FORD • LINCOLN • RENTALS starfordstreator.com

S

815-324-9166 307 W. Main Ottawa


Readers Choice

14 Thursday, July 26, 2018

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Appliances 1. Shanley’s Television and Appliances 2. Sherman’s 3. Shaw Appliance Sales & Service

Cabinets

Favorite For the Home/ Home Decor

1. Woodhill Cabinetry & Design 2. Murray Cabinetry & Tops Inc 3. Durdans Building & Remodeling

Cleaning Services

Flooring/Carpeting

1. Illinois Valley Clean Team, Inc. 2. Quality Care Cleaning 3. J&M Reliable

1. Dick’s Floor Covering 2. Floor To Ceiling Store 3. Terpstra’s Floor Center

Thank You to All of Our Patrons!

JJ’S PUB SPORTS

& GRILL

Voted One of Your Favorite Sports Bars 104 W. Main Street • Downtown Ottawa

Thanks to all our loyal customers for selecting us as the Best of the Best for Breakfast.

Hi Way

RESTAURANT & COCKTAILS

210 W. Norris Drive Ottawa • 815-431-9431

We accept all major credit cards

hi-wayrestaurant.com

HOURS: 6AM 9PM 7 DAYS A WEEK


Readers Choice

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Furniture 1. Curly’s Furniture Warehouse 2. Don’s Furniture Inc. 3. Turk Furniture

Landscaper/Lawn Care

Favorite For the Home/ Home Decor

1. Bartman Design and Landscape 2. Danchris Nursery 3. Stohr’s Lawn Service, Inc 3. Garden’s Gate Garden Center (THIRD PLACE TIE)

Swimming Pools 1. 2. 3.

Anderson Pool Supply JTS Pools & Spas A & A Pools

Thank You for voting me your

#1 Insurance Agent and #1 Insurance Company

Thank You for voting us the area’s

#

1 PODIATRIST

Thursday, July 26, 2018 15


Readers Choice

16 Thursday, July 26, 2018

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Thanks to all our customers and all who voted for us! We are so thankful for each and every one of you!

ETCALF-

ARTIN

PLUMBING & HEATING, INC.

128 S. Vermillion, Streator • 815-672-2848

Clothing Stores

Women’s Fashion 1. Bromley and Brown Boutique - Streator 2. Chic & Unique - Ottawa 3. Iconic Boutique - Ottawa

Men’s Fashion 1. Bell’s Clothing Store - Ottawa 2. Rashid’s Men’s Wear - Streator 3. Gents Men’s Wear - Ottawa

Thanks for Voting Us #1

for Ice Cream!

Tone’s Cones 523 W. Main St. • Ottawa

815.434.1488

Thank You for Voting Me FAVORITE PHOTOGRAPHER!

Thank you for your trust, loyalty & friendship Proud to be the #1

CHOICE for HEATING & COOLING and PLUMBING!

P L U M B I N G & H E AT I N G 815-488-9852

404 W. Main Street McNabb 815-882-2111

grassersplumbingheating.com


Readers Choice

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Thursday, July 26, 2018 17

Thank You for Voting us a

FAVORITE

FOR YOUTH DEVELOPMENT® FOR HEALTHY LIVES FOR SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

Recreational Activity Provider & Health Club

Ottawa YMCA

201 East Jackson St., Ottawa 815-433-2395

Thank You For Choosing us as a favorite for

Heating and Air Conditioning

OUR SERVICES • COOLING SYSTEMS • REFRIGERATION • ELECTRONIC AIR CLEANERS • DUCTLESS SYSTEMS

• INDOOR AIR QUALITY • APPLIANCES • FREE ESTIMATES

24/7 eMerGencY service Caring for your home since 1962

1

Proud to be the

Thank you for your vote! 800 Chestnut Street • Ottawa 815-433-1496 www.financialplus.org

CHOICE for CREDIT UNION BANK, and FINANCIAL SERVICES

#

John’s service sales inc. 119 West Walnut St. • Oglesby

and

815-883-3637

www.johnsservice.net


Readers Choice

18 Thursday, July 26, 2018

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Heating & Air Conditioning 1. Grasser’s Plumbing & Heating 2. John’s Sales & Service 3. Marseilles Sheet Metal

Local Contractor

Favorite Home Improvement

1. Kubiak Construction 2. Grasser’s Plumbing & Heating 3. ABC Exteriors

Plumbing

Local Hardware Store

1. Grasser’s Plumbing & Heating 2. Metcalf Martin Plumbing & Heating, Inc. 3. Chapman’s Mechanical Systems, Inc.

Siding & Windows 1. Kubiak Construction 2. Ted’s Aluminum 3. Golden Rule Lumber

1. Home Hardware 2. W J Stone Ace Hardware 3. Blain’s Farm & Fleet

THANK YOU!

For voting us

FAVORITE LIQUOR STORE 504 W. Main St., Ottawa • 815-434-0075

Thank You! For Voting Us one of the FAVORITE CREDIT UNIONS We appreciate your business!

815-672-8488 302 N. PARK ST., STREATOR


Readers Choice

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Thursday, July 26, 2018 19

Camping/Hiking 1. Matthiessen State Park 2. Starved Rock State Park Visitor’s Center 3. Starved Rock Lodge & Conference

Bowling Alley

Favorite Places To Go Movie Theatre 1. Streator Eagle 6 2. Roxy Cinemas 3. Rte 34 Drive In

1. Pinheadz Entertainment 2. Bowl Mor Streator 3. Illinois Valley Super Bowl

Golf Course 1. Pine Hills Golf Club Bar & Restaurant 2. The Eastwood Golf Course/Formerly The Streator Country Club 3. Senica’s Oak Ridge Golf Club

Recreational Activity Provider 1. Starved Rock Hot Glass 2. YMCA 3. Maria’s Craft Corner

Thank You for voting us the area’s

#1 SWIMMING POOL SUPPLY See us for all your In-Ground and Above Ground Pool Needs

301 W. Etna Rd. Ottawa, IL 815-434-7362 www.anderson-pools.com

Pergolas • Outdoor Kitchens • Fireplaces


Readers Choice

20 Thursday, July 26, 2018

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Pet Groomer 1. Char’s Grooming Post 2. Judy’s Dog & Cat Grooming 3. Shampooch Pet Grooming

Pet Kennel

Favorite Pet Services

1. Four Leaf K9 Training & Daycare 2. Play and Stay Dog Lounge 3. Richards Kennel

Veterinarian/Vet Clinic 1. Chessie Lane Animal Hospital 2. Novak Rinker Veterinary Clinic 3. Countryside Animal Clinic

Thanks for voting us

The Best of the Best Retirement Community in LaSalle County

Heritage Woods of Ottawa

801 E. Etna Rd 815.431.1400

www.gardant.com/heritagewoodsottawa Managed by

DELIcious

Your Favorite Sandwiches and Deli & Catering Service

Thanks for your continued business! 1219 Fulton Street Ottawa 815-433-0478

HOURS: Monday-Saturday 8am-7pm


Readers Choice

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Thursday, July 26, 2018 21

Bank 1. Financial Plus Credit Union-Ottawa 2. Ottawa Savings Bank 3. SOCU Northpoint Credit Union

Credit Union 1. Financial Plus Credit Union-Ottawa 2. SOCU 3. Streator Community Credit Union

Favorite Professional Services

Financial Service 1. Financial Plus Credit-Ottawa 2. Edward Jones-Financial Advisor Mark C. Platt 3. Ottawa Savings Bank

Photographer 1. Rhonda Johnson Photography 2. Annette Barr Photography Studio 3. Kim Crawford Photography

Thank You

for voting us one of your favorite

HEATING & AIR CONDITIONING SERVICES

THANKS FOR VOTING US A

FAVORITE BAR! • Live Entertainment on Weekends • Moonshine and Whiskey Tasting • Bar Bingo on Thursdays

Residential Heating & Air Conditioning

Jamie’s Outpost Parlor

The Kummer Family

602 S. Clark St. • Utica

SHEET METAL

901 W. Bluff St. • Marseilles • 815-795-4500

815-667-4120

Stop by and see why we were selected LEINIE FRIDAY’S BEST PATIO OF SUMMER!


Readers Choice

22 Thursday, July 26, 2018

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Law Firm 1. The Cantlin Law Firm 2. The Justice Law Firm 3. Schweickert & Ganassin, LLP

Lawyer 1. Mollie Ralph 2. Christina M. Cantlin 3. The Justice Law Firm

Travel Agency

Favorite Professional Services

1. All Points Travel of Ottawa 2. S & S Travel of Ottawa 3. Travel Connections

Travel Agent 1. All Points Travel of Ottawa 2. Karen Lewis 3. S & S Travel of Ottawa, Inc

Thank You

Thank you to all of our loyal customers and voters for making us ONE OF YOUR FAVORITE NEW RESTAURANTS!

g for votin

vilion Ottawoaf TPhae Times

Daily Specials

as one oice ader’s Ch e R 7 1 0 2 s! Favorite

Ottawioan Pavil

Reh

rsing

killed Nu

n and S abilitatio

BURGERS-TENDERLOINSSALADS Mon. - Sat. 11 am - 8 pm

d.

3 Cafe rd

815.672.0033

Street

1610 N. Bloomington St., Streator

ce accepte

suran & Private In

r Street e v o l G t s 704 Ea 15-431-4900 Phone: 8

Medicare

Beef & Mini Salad

Gyro & Fries

Check Out Our Private Gaming Area!


Readers Choice

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Insurance Agent 1. Theresa Solon-State Farm Insurance 2. Northern Insurance-Josh Stiegler 3. Chad Lucas – State Farm Insurance Agent

Insurance Company 1. Theresa Solon – State Farm Insurance 2. IIP Insurance Agency, Inc. 3. Ron Henson – State Farm Insurance

Favorite Professional Services Retirement Community 1. 2. 3.

Heritage Woods of Ottawa Liberty Village of Streator Ottawa Pavilion

Real Estate Agent 1. Jennifer Gura Re/Max Country 2. Beckie Chismarick 3. George Shanley

Real Estate Company 1. Re/Max Country 2. Coldwell Banker The Real Estate Group 3. Century 21 Windsor Realty

Thank you for voting us one of your Favorite Financal Services! Mark C. Platt Financial Advisor

130 W. Lafayette Street

Ottawa, IL 61350 815-431-9189 www.edwardjones.com

Member SIPC

Thursday, July 26, 2018 23


Readers Choice

24 Thursday, July 26, 2018

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Day Spa 1. Balanced Spirt Wellness Center 2. The Beaute’ Bar 3. SaltTree Yoga

Dry Cleaner 1. Blackley Cleaners 2. Mr. John’s Dry Cleaning 3. No Third

Favorite Personal Services

Hair Salon 1. Ambrosis Salon 2. Manic Trends Hair Salon 3. This Is It Hair Styling

Thanks for inviting us into

Your Home

Thank You

for voting us one of your

FAVORITE BREAKFAST & SUNDAY BRUNCH PLACES

We are proud to be one of the area’s

FAVORITES FOR FURNITURE Ottawa

Rt. 23 (N. LaSalle St.) & Jefferson St. Lafayette St.

2754 Columbus St. Ottawa 815-434-5500

815-433-8875 OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK

Jefferson St.

www.sunfieldrestaurant.com

turkfurniture.com

FINANCING AVAILABLE *Photo for illustration only.


Readers Choice

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Health Club/ Exercise Program 1. Limitless Body Sculpting (LBS) 2. Ottawa Nautilus Fit24 3. YMCA – Ottawa

Thursday, July 26, 2018 25

... for voting us one of your

ou FAVORITE REAL Y k n a Th ESTATE COMPANIES in the area!

WINDSOR REALTY

Favorite Personal Services Tatoos/Tattoo Artists

Tanning Salon

Kim Eddy 815-488-6889

John Hettel 815-228-0277

Jennie Lamb 815-252-0127

Bette Pearlman Managing Broker

Linda Jones 815-712-7204

1. Caribbean Tan 2. The Edge Gym & Fitness 3. Shear Illusions Lee Pearlman 815-252-7108

1. Permanent Images Tattoo & Body 2. Forever Inked Tattoo Company 3. Pharaoh Ink

Mary Weisbrock 815-481-2160

Larry Windsor 815-228-6121

815-434-2122

Don Fox 815-488-8435.

Danielle Jackson 815-712-4351

1-800-310-2627

North Ottawa Plaza • 2715 N. Columbus Thank You for making us your #1 Choice for Bridal Fashion

Thanks

for voting us a favorite, we love our customers!!

317 E. Main St. Streator, IL Hours: 10-5 Wed - Fri 10-3 Saturday


Readers Choice

26 Thursday, July 26, 2018

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Chiropractor

1. Ottawa Chiropractic 2. Perry Chiropractic Center 3. Herwig Chiropractic

Favorite Medical Services

Eye Care/Eye Doctor

1. Dr. Wendy Sanders-Maubach 2. Eyesite 3. Gailey Eye Clinic

Podiatrist

1. Crowhurst Foot Care 2. Rezin Orthopedics and Sport Medicine 3. Helmer Daniel J E DPM

MOLLIE J. RALPH Thank You For Voting Us

#1 Pet Groomer in LaSalle County Char Caba Owner

Amanda Murphy Co-Owner

101 E. Eleventh Street - Marseilles - 815-795-2862

Voted The Times #1

FAVORITE ATTORNEY Thanks So Much, I Appreciate Your Votes!

LaSalle Co Office (815) 672-8878


Readers Choice

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Thursday, July 26, 2018 27

Medical Group 1. OSF Healthcare Saint Elizabeth Medical Center 2. Morris Hospital Ottawa Campus 3. St. Margaret’s Hospital and Healthcare

COUPON

Favorite Medical Services

THANK YOU FOR VOTING US ONE OF YOUR FAVORITES!!

Visit us in August to see our brand new dining room, featuring new authentic booths and tables from Mexico!

Hospital 1. OSF Healthcare Saint Elizabeth Hospital 2. Morris Hospital & Healthcare 3. Illinois Valley Community Hospital

BRING IN THIS COUPON AND RECEIVE

10% OFF YOUR NEXT VISIT! Dine-in or Carryout

101 E. Bridge St., Streator

815-673-5070

Thank You for Choosing Us The

#1 CHOICE FOR CABINETRY We are proud to be the Readers’ Choice!

Grilled to Perfection

“Grill Your Own” Tonight! Reader’s Choice #1 Place for Steak • Live Hickory Charcoal Grills • Choose from 9 Cuts of USDA Choice Steaks • 22 item Unlimited Salad Bar

...mmm...Steak! 250 Backbone Road East, Princeton

Better Designs, Quality and Service Equals Better Value. woodhillcabinetry.com

Just south of Interstate 80 • 815-872-3500

Visit houzz.com for more projects.

Open Monday - Friday 5 PM - 10 PM; Lounge Open at 4 PM, Saturday 4 PM - 10 PM Sunday 4 PM - 9 PM; Lounge Open at 3:30 PM on Saturday & Sunday

www.primequarter.com

3381 N. Rt. 23 Ottawa (4 miles N. of I-80)

815-431-0545


Readers Choice

28 Thursday, July 26, 2018

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Electronics 1. Shanley’s Television and Appliances 2. Staples of Peru, IL 3. American Eagle Electronics

Local Pharmacy

Favorite Stores

1. Ottawa Health Mart Pharmacy 2. Streator Drugs 3. Walgreens Pharmacy-Ottawa

Thanks for voting me as one of your favorites!!

THANK YOU ALL!

For Voting Us Your Favorite Antique Shop! 815-252-7896 112 W. Main St., Ottawa

Tues - Sat 10am - 4pm

Thank You For Voting Us One Of Your Favorites For Windows & Siding!

TED’S

Aluminum Inc.

Siding & Window Installation Free Estimates Over Vinyl & Steel Siding 40 Years All Types of Windows of Service

815-992-5693

Thank You for Voting Us

The BEST

SPORTS BAR

In LaSalle County!

121 Stevenson Road Ottawa, IL 815-433-2110

Soffit and Fascia

4015 Tyler Drive, Ottawa, IL 61350

815-434-0632

ShakersOttawa A Family Owned and Operated Bar & Grill Since 2000

@ShakersOttawa


Readers Choice

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Thursday, July 26, 2018 29

Bridal Fashions 1. Marien Mae Bridal Boutique 2. Bridal Elegance 3. Occasions Bridal Boutique

Florists

Favorite Specialty Shops

1. Flowers Plus 2. Blythe Flowers Inc 3. TPM Stems

Gift Shop

Antique Store 1. Laurilea’s Unique Junk Boutique 2. Mess of Things 3. Main Street Estate Sales

1. Starved Rock Hot Glass 2. Three Wishes - Streator 3. Déjà Vu

NORTHERN INSURANCE SERVICE OF OTTAWA. LTD. INSURANCE AND BONDS • SINCE 1927

Thanks to all our loyal customers for selecting us as the Best of the Best

a t i d n o F La

Voted As One Of Your FAVORITE INSURANCE AGENTS

Mexican Grill

Josh Steigler

Thank You!

605 Clinton St., Ottawa 815-434-0500

across from Wal-Mart

815-324-9002

Hours Sunday - Thursday 11am - 9pm Friday - Saturday 11am - 10pm Carryouts Available

351 W. Stevenson Rd. • Ottawa

Dine in or Carryout

Follow Us on Facebook


Readers Choice

30 Thursday, July 26, 2018

The Times - Delivering Your Community

Jeweler 1. VanDuzer Jewelers 2. Janine Irene Jewelry 3. Chain, Link & Gemstone/Arica DeAcros

Niche Shop

Favorite Specialty Shops

1. Starved Rock Hot Glass 2. Say I Do and More 3. Bromley & Brown

Resale Shop 1. Lily Pads Resale Boutique 2. Gods Will -Streator 3. Main Street Estate Sales

Thank You! For making us your

FAVORITE PET KENNEL!

AGAIN!

FOUR LEAF K9 815-822-0535 www.fourleafk9.com

Thank you

GEORGE SHANLEY GROUP

for choosing us AGAIN as your

#1 Real Estate Agent in Ottawa

Cleaning Service! George Shanley GRI 815-228-1859

Marilyn Gabehart Jessica Haywood GRI - Licensed Licensed Assistant Assistant 815-830-0006 815-228-4223

We appreciate all of your votes and all of your business!

1402 Columbus St. • Ottawa Phone: 815-433-5501

THANKS FOR VOTING US #1

The Real Estate Group EQUAL HOUSING

OPPORTUNITY


Readers Choice

The Times - Delivering Your Community

I•CON•IC Thank

Thursday, July 26, 2018 31

Thanks to all our customers and everyone who voted us

#1 FAVORITE NEW RESTAURANT!

We love you!

You!

Voted One of Your Favorites in Women’s Fashion. 617 LaSalle St., Ottawa • 815-324-5101

THANK YOU

1

317 E. Main St., Streator

815-822-9102

for voting us Streator’s

#

AUTO REPAIR SHOP

DONAHUE AUTO REPAIR

702 E. Main • Streator • 815-672-3227

Thank You!!! For voting us the

FAVORITE BAR/TAVERN and Streator’s

FAVORITE BURGER

501 N. Adams St. Streator 815-673-4818

Thanks for voting us

Streator’s Favorite Breakfast Place It’s Delicious...It’s Homemade...and it’s at

The

St., Streator Country 124 S. Vermillion 815-672-5885 Cupboard Mon-Fri 5:30am -6:30pm Sat and Sun 6am-2pm

s k n a Favorite h T Womens Fashion for Voting Us Your in

Bromley & Brown BOUTIQUE

308 EAST MAIN STREET • STREATOR


The Times - Delivering Your Community

32 Thursday, July 26, 2018

HEALTH CARE THAT’S CONNECTED

Our OSF HealthCare family offers a wide variety of primary care and specialty providers to choose from. With the help of our electronic medical record, you can be sure that you’ll receive coordinated care from each OSF HealthCare office. When it comes to the health and well-being of your family, trust the care and compassion of our family of caregivers.

We are OSF HealthCare, and we’re proud to call the following communities home: MENDOTA

OTTAWA

STREATOR

• • • •

• • • •

• • • •

Full-service inpatient hospital Skilled nursing facility program Community health services Primary care for all ages

Full-service inpatient hospital Two urgent care facilities Behavioral health services Primary care for all ages

Plus: Cardiology, ENT, General surgery, Neurology, Orthopedics and Pulmonology

Plus: Cardiology, General surgery, Neurology, OB/GYN, Orthopedics, Pulmonology and Rheumatology

MARSEILLES

WENONA

Primary care for all ages

Primary care for all ages

For a full listing of services and locations, visit osfhealthcare.org

24/7 Emergency Center Testing & diagnostics Rehab therapy services Primary care for all ages

Plus: Behavioral health, Cardiology, General surgery, OB/GYN, Orthopedics and Podiatry

OTT Readers Choice 072618  
OTT Readers Choice 072618