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  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Elmhurst

    THUMBS UP: Competing in a triathlon is one of those things people put on their bucket list but often never actually do. Only 11 years old, Kennedy Cal ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Adult and child classes mean double the fun

    Parents of pre-preschoolers know that the littlest children can be the biggest sponges for any experiences or entertainment adults bring their way. Ev ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 8:53 pm
  • Fishel Park heats up with second annual Chilympics on Sept. 27

    The Downers Grove Park District is excited to host the Chilympics Chili Cook-off for its second year from noon to 4 p.m. Sept. 27 at Fishel Park in do ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 2:35 pm
  • Benages: Make screenings routine in your healthcare

    Heart disease, cancer and many other diseases are more easily treatable if caught early. To do that, you need to be proactive.
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Valle: Township provides thousands of meals

    York Township operates an extensive senior nutrition program in conjunction with DuPage Senior Citizens Council, a nonprofit agency. Last year, we ser ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Kaneland Connection: New church in near future for St. Gall

    ELBURN – St. Gall Catholic Church might be at its new location as early as 2017. The church’s pastor, the Rev. Tim Seigel, announced Sunday that leade ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • Letter: A pension in every pot

    Thanks to all who helped with GS Insomnia eventTo the Editor:The Glenbard South Insomnia Parent Netw ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 6:53 pm
  • Little: Yoga, blues concert highlight September happenings

    We are excited to share that we have launched a brand new website for the library.  The new site wil ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 4:07 pm
  • LaRocca: Businesses benefit from chamber resources

    The other day, I was speaking with a local business owner about the Addison Chamber of Commerce, and the first question he asked was, "What can the Ch ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 1:52 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Downers Grove

    Thumbs up to everyone who participated in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. As of Friday, the outpouring of support from local residents and people all ov ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • Chamber Chat: A smooth move

    On June 23, I received a phone call. The voice on the other end was my father, with the news that he had decided to downsize. Swedish Days had just en ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 8:28 pm
  • In Your Court: Why parents of young children need wills

    Young individuals and newlyweds, in my opinion, typically do not need wills. Statistically speaking, it is unlikely for younger people (individuals in ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 8:27 pm
  • Letter: Thanks to all who helped with Glenbard South Insomnia

    To the Editor:The Glenbard South Insomnia Parent Network wishes to thank all supporters of the 2014 ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 4:45 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Westmont

    Thumbs up to Willow Crest Golf Club and Jack McInerney for hosting the sixth annual golf outing for visually impaired veterans Aug. 20. The yearly eve ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 3:04 pm
  • This and That: Carol Stream groups offer opportunities for community engagement

    A tremendous opportunity is offered to teens who join Carol Stream’s Youth Council.In addition to ha ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 12:43 pm
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