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  • Letter: CUSD 201 referendum question is 'doomed to fail'

    Similar actions may produce similar resultsTo the Editor:CUSD 201’s board recently voted to place a ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Downers Grove

    Thumbs up to Chicago Cubs pitcher Neil Ramirez for surprising cancer patients at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital on Sept. 17 with autographs, hats, s ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Valle: Food pantry's needs grow as holidays approach

    Here we are in October again looking forward to the change of seasons, Halloween and all the holidays that follow. This is the time of year when the Y ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Park district’s fall-fun events make for ghoulishly good time

    “Stop! You’re scaring me!”If the thought of marauding zombies, ghostly specters and spooky mansions ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 10:44 pm
  • Ives: What suburban taxpayers should know about SB16

    Senate Bill 16, which has passed in the Illinois Senate and is awaiting debate in the House, will make sweeping changes in how the state funds educati ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 6:55 pm
  • Larson: Strategic planning key to success of iPad implementation

    There seems to be no area of our personal or professional lives that technology has not impacted. In education, we know that if implemented strategica ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 6:06 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: Ready for powder puff football in Kaneland

    MAPLE PARK – Girls in the junior and senior classes at Kaneland High School will be ready for some football tonight in one of the feature events of th ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Perez: Share your voice, complete Impact DuPage survey

    What does “well-being” mean to you and your family? Is your definition of well-being the same as that of your neighbors or coworkers? How would you de ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 8:01 pm
  • Mills: Introducing library's Passport to Success

    I am very pleased to announce our library, the Fountaindale Public Library District, is launching Passport to Success, a cutting-edge initiative desig ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 3:51 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Westmont

    Thumbs up to all the volunteers who helped transform the property at 117 N. Cass Ave. into "a Christian space for the common good." Formerly the Westm ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 2:05 pm
  • Letter: Vote 'yes' for indoor aquatics center

    To the Editor:I believe the time is now for the residents of the Glen Ellyn Park District to vote “y ...
    Oct. 5, 2014 - 4:23 pm
  • Ticknor: Pizza Fest a giant success

    Since 2007, the Lemont High School Educational Foundation has awarded nearly $250,000 in grants to aid Lemont High School’s students, faculty and staf ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 3:08 pm
  • Letter: Make small donations mean more in Illinois

    Campaign spending data that was released [last] week shows that Illinois is among top states for campaign spending, especially on television ads. I am ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 10:26 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Villa Park

    THUMBS UP: Need a little motivation to stay committed to an active lifestyle? Let 95-year-old Mike Marchitto of Villa Park take the lead. The World Wa ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Lombard

    THUMBS UP: Congratulations to the thousands who gathered in the battle against breast cancer Sept. 21 at Susan G. Komen’s fifth annual Lombard Race fo ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 5:30 am
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