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  • Larson: Watch the screen time

    While in our school district we are excited about an iPad initiative beginning this fall with all freshmen, we will emphasize the importance of mainta ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Letter: A call to action for letter writers

    To the editor:It's not what you say, it's what you write that means something. That's why I decided ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Perez: Food rescue thriving at People's Resource Center

    Each month, thousands of hungry DuPage County neighbors visit one of People’s Resource Center’s two food pantries in Wheaton and Westmont to choose a ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Letter: Inside Glen Ellyn's tennis time capsule

    To the editor:Tucked away in the western edge of Glen Ellyn's scenic Lake Ellyn Park is possibly the ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Doyle: Children in need get new shoes through Bridge Communities partnership

    When a homeless family becomes part of Bridge Communities, their lives are transformed in major ways. They’re moved into a safe, stable apartment; the ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Letter: Don't rope off the village parkway

    To the editor:I second my friend Rosemary's objection to roping off portions of the village parkway ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Letter: Leaked email by College of DuPage president a disgrace

    To the editor:The email from COD President Robert Breuder published last week is a disgrace to the c ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • O'Kray: Protecting the past, present and future of Glen Ellyn's trees

    A beautiful maple tree located outside of a Glen Ellyn Park District recreation center is one of many that didn’t survive the brutal Chicago winter. F ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • McGuire: Understanding trauma with Family Shelter Service

    Trauma robs people of feeling safe. It interrupts their world view and can alter it forever. And traumatic experiences are more pervasive than one mig ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • Letter: Only tool the VA needs is funding

    To the editor:Rep. Roskam has an interesting outlook on the issues of slow service within the VA hos ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Gbur: Volunteer to fundraise for WDSRA

    DuPage County is an exceptional area in which to work, live and play. There are a wealth of organizations whose missions strive to make our communitie ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Simler: DuPage Pads earns highest ratings from nonprofit evaluators

    DuPage Pads earns 4-star rating from Charity NavigatorDuPage Pads, a nonprofit whose mission is to e ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Letter: Roskam's proposed fix the wrong one for VA healthcare woes

    To the editor:If my Illinois Sixth District Congressman Peter Roskam needs a new job come Nov. 4, he ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Letter: Prioritize healthcare for veterans

    To the editor:There can be no greater responsibility, or honor, than to care for our veterans. Upon ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Larson: Election season is 'attack season' for politicians on the campaign trail

    It’s election campaign season, and for some politicians, education seems to be a target again. Along with the economy, environment and security, polli ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
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