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  • Top-7 spots to watch football in Downers Grove

    DOWNERS GROVE – Football season is here, and Downers Grove bars and restaurants offer a wide array of Sunday specials to help celebrate your team’s vi ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 9:43 pm
  • OPRF too much for Downers Grove North

    DOWNERS GROVE – Oak Park-River Forest's football team opened the season with an impressive win against Lincoln-Way East.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • Turnovers help Downers Grove South beat Morton

    BERWYN – Turnovers were key in Downers Grove South's win at Morton and Jonah Johnson forced three of them.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:54 pm
  • DuPage forest preserve board to cast third vote to hire new executive director

    As the famous quote from former baseball player Yogi Berra goes, "It's like dčjá vu all over again."
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 9:42 pm
  • District 99 could lose $3 million in annual state funding

    DOWNERS GROVE – A state senate bill that would overhaul the way Illinois funds education by distributing money to school districts based on financial ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 4:17 pm
  • Boys cross country previews: Pieces in place for Downers Grove North, Downers Grove South

    The starting gun has already gone off for the cross country season. Downers Grove North and Downers Grove South have plenty of experience and hopes of ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 6:56 pm
  • Girls cross country previews: Downers Grove North, South eyeing more state meet success

    The high school girls cross country season is in its early stages and runners are setting their sights on the state meet in Peoria. Here's the outlook ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 5:49 pm
  • In Your Court: A brief explanation of Power of Attorney for health care

    The Power of Attorney for Health Care (hereafter “Power of Attorney”) is a document that provides an individual with a method to control his or her pe ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 4:59 pm
  • Potential developers open to discuss moving Edwards House

    DOWNERS GROVE – Developers looking to build condominiums at the Edwards House site aim to file planning documents with the village by next week, their ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 5:44 pm
  • Sears Hardware & Appliance Athlete of the Week: Ryan Taylor

    RYAN TAYLORDowners Grove SouthSeniorFootball–Why Taylor was selected:Taylor led the Mustangs with 46 ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 4:06 pm
  • Downers Grove South struggles against AT

    DOWNERS GROVE – When Ryan Taylor ran for 12 yards combined on back-to-back plays and put Downers Grove South’s football team on the Addison Trail 11-y ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 2:15 pm
  • Downers Grove Chilympics Chili Cook Off set for Sept. 27

    DOWNERS GROVE – Fourteen competitors will face off Sept. 27 at the second annual Chilympics Chili Cook Off in Downers Grove. One winner will walk off ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 1:46 pm
  • Downers Grove Recycling Extravaganza is Saturday

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Village of Downers Grove and the Downers Grove Park District will host a Recycling Extravaganza from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 1:28 pm
  • Dillard talks funding, future for Metra, RTA at DuPage meeting

    Facing a future filled with expensive capital replacements, Regional Transportation Authority Chairman Kirk Dillard said Tuesday that Metra will get m ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 8:31 am
  • Inaugural Chamber630 awards celebrate business excellence

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove and Woodridge business communities converged on the Tivoli Theatre on Sept. 10 for the first Chamber630 Awards.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 3:34 pm
  • DGN no match for Glenbard West

    GLEN ELLYN – For a ball-control offensive team like Downers Grove North, an early deficit can prove to be too much to overcome.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Police reports: Downers Grove for Sept. 17

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Downers Grove Police Department. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 9:31 am
  • D-58 hosts Oktoberfest celebration in Downers Grove

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove ushered in the fall season Saturday with the annual Oktoberfest celebration downtown, hosted by the Education Foundation ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 9:20 am
  • McGuire: Family Shelter Service helps kids in need go back to school

    At Family Shelter Service, emergency shelter requests often rise in the summer. The main reason? Kids are out of school.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 7:05 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Downers Grove

    Thumbs up to Downers Grove South senior Elizabeth Kazmierczak for participating in a Earth Watch teen expedition in Belize this summer, getting a firs ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 4:30 pm
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