“Groundhog Day” Movie Fans Celebrate in Woodstock, IL!

It’s Groundhog Days again in Woodstock, Illinois.   Events, many free, begin Thursday, January 29 until February 8, 2015.

Woodstock, Illinois was the town featured as Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania in the 1993 film “Groundhog Day,” starring Bill Murray and Andie MacDowell, directed by Chicago native Harold Ramis.

Bill Murray

Bill Murray and Phil take a little drive.

Click HERE for more information and a video of Woodstock Willie’s Prognostication.


Fast Honey-Mustard Salad Dressing

Yield: 1 cup or approximately 8 servings

Fast Honey-Mustard Salad Dressing
Photo by Taste of Home©


  • 3 tablespoons honey
  • 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard
  • 1/4 cup cider vinegar
  • 1/2 cup canola oil

Directions:  In a small bowl, combine honey and mustard. Add vinegar; whisk until blended. Gradually whisk in oil. Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator.

Nutritional Facts:
2 tablespoons equals 150 calories, 14 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 95 mg sodium, 7 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, trace protein.

Originally published as Honey-Mustard Salad Dressing in Taste of Home December/January 2001, p9