A Love Story 40 Years in the Making

The story began more than 40 years ago, when Jon Love and Kathleen Huber met in their eighth-grade classroom.  It blossomed into something more a couple years later, as Jon gave Kathleen rides to and from Kaneland High School in his 1969 Volkswagen Beetle.

As they rode, they talked. The two became high school sweethearts, and dated from sophomore to senior year. Kathleen smiled as she recounted the simple gestures he made, such as bringing a blanket for her on the cold winter car rides. Read more


Remember to place your dessert and hot cross bun order for Easter!  Pick up is on Saturday, April 15.  Cocoa Bean will be closed Easter Sunday.


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The chocolate bunnies are coming…

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Drop by for an Irish cream latte! And Irish soda bread!

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Hot Cross Buns

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Hot cross buns return to the menu tomorrow (Ash Wednesday).  Stop in and pick one (or more!) up for breakfast, or for a snack!

Valentine’s Day

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We are currently creating our handmade, from scratch, chocolates.  The perfect gift for your Valentine!  On sale soon at Cocoa Bean!

Meet the Author!

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Come visit us on Tuesday, December 29, from 10:00-noon to hear local children’s author, Sherry O’Berry, read from her books.  Her books will be available for purchase.  Cocoa Bean will provide complimentary hot chocolate for children.

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