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  • Downers Grove native directs first feature film

    DOWNERS GROVE – The first time Downers Grove native Matthew Aaron moved to Los Angeles six years ago, it was short lived.
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • DuPage forest preserve district honored for financial reporting

    Forest Preserve District of DuPage County Board of Commissioners President D. "Dewey" Pierotti Jr. (left) and district Director of Finance and Adminis ...
    Aug. 31, 2014 - 7:00 pm
  • Roskam: Making college more affordable for everyone

    Summer has ended and that means it’s back to school time for families across the country.For those p ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 4:10 pm
  • D-99 sees large drop in students buying hot lunches

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove High School District 99 is considering leaving the National School Lunch Program as the number of students buying hot lu ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Downers Grove

    Thumbs up to Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove for undertaking an energy efficiency improvement project. The hospital will recently re ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Westmont wins home football opener: 5 photos

    Westmont takes a 21-6 halftime lead over Chicago Christian in their season opener at home on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, winning 56-34.
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Friday night football scoreboard

    Severe weather swept through the suburbs Friday night on the opening night of high school football. Some games were delayed and some were postponed. F ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 2:17 am
  • Downers Grove North vs. Lockport moved to 6 p.m. Saturday

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove North's football team will have to wait just a little bit longer to officially kick off the 2014 football season.
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 1:40 am
  • Fast start lifts Benet over Downers Grove South

    LISLE – Senior running back Brad Sznajder rushed for three touchdowns Friday night, leading Benet to a 26-16 victory against Downers Grove South in a ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 1:22 am
  • Kickoff is here for local high school football teams

    The high school football season is about to kick off, and teams from across the state are setting their sights on Champaign, where the state finals wi ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 2:25 pm
  • What's new at District 58 this school year?

    1. Renovations, improvementsStudents returning to classrooms at several schools will be greeted by a ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 11:30 am
  • Village of Downers Grove paves way for Forest Avenue drainage project

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Village Council recently approved a $594,877 project to improve drainage and reduce flooding for buildings on Forest ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 8:06 am
  • Chamber630 announces 2014 business awards finalists

    DOWNERS GROVE – Chamber630 will host the inaugural 2014 Chamber630 Award Ceremony from 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 10 at the Tivoli Theatre.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 2:45 pm
  • Inaugural First Responders Challenge and Family Fun Day set for Sept. 13

    DOWNERS GROVE – First annual First Responders Challenge and Family Fun Day will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 13 in Fishel Park.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 2:02 pm
  • Senior says: Cody Becker, Downers South 'want to win conference'

    DOWNERS GROVE —A big key for any football team that has hopes of competing at a high level is solid line play. It appears Downers Grove South has that ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 12:43 pm
  • Downers Grove South football – what to watch

    Here are three storylines surrounding Downers Grove South football this season. Building the backfie ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 12:36 pm
  • Downers Grove Village Council nominating petitions now available at village hall

    DOWNERS GROVE – Statements of candidacy and nominating petitions are now available in the Village Clerk's Office of City Hall.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 12:32 pm
  • Senior says: Sean Economou likes look on both sides of ball for Downers North

    DOWNERS GROVE – In Downers Grove North's run-heavy option offense, wide receivers are used more for blocking than for catching. Sean Economou is a wid ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 12:45 pm
  • Downers Grove North football – what to watch

    Three storylines surrounding Downers Grove North's football team this season. New group up front: Wi ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 12:08 pm
  • Runners, walkers participate in St. Mary of Gostyn 5k in Downers Grove

    DOWNERS GROVE – Hundreds of runners walkers and community supporters took to the streets Saturday morning for the St. Mary of Gostyn 5K Run.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:57 am
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