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  • Crawford: A new beginning for local business

    I’m very proud to introduce to you, Chamber630.This new organization is the result of two great cham ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 2:55 pm
  • Montini students chosen for Village of Downers Grove Youth in Government program

    DOWNERS GROVE – Two Montini Catholic High School seniors, Charles Norgle and John Golumb, were recently appointed by Downers Grove Mayor Martin Tully ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 12:05 pm
  • D-58 reviews 2014-2015 budget

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove School District 58 is considering a slight deficit budget for the 2014-2015 school.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • Free electronics recycling set for Sept. 6 in Downers Grove

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Village of Downers Grove will offer its free, monthly electronics recycling Sept. 6.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 3:48 pm
  • Cockrell: Downers Grove Township multiplier coming out in September

    In mid-September, the Downers Grove Township multiplier will be published, along with parcels having an assessment change for 2014.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 1:43 pm
  • U.S. Air Force Band of Mid-America to play free Downers Grove concert

    DOWNERS GROVE – The U.S. Air Force Band of Mid-America will play a free concert Sept. 7 in Downers Grove to coincide with the downtown Art Festival.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 1:07 pm
  • Downers Grove Public Library offers movie-streaming devices

    DOWNERS GROVE – Roku streaming devices are now available for checkout at the Downers Grove Public Library.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 12:39 pm
  • Lyman Woods bees share honey: 5 photos

    One of Marge Trocki's duties as interpretive naturalist at the Lyman Woods Interpretive Center in Downers Grove is tending the honey bees in the cente ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:53 am
  • Jury upholds DuPage County's 2012 firing of Animal Care and Control director

    A federal jury has reached a verdict in favor of DuPage County in a case involving the firing of its former director of Animal Care and Control, accor ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 6:48 am
  • Flood warning issued for Cook, DuPage counties

    A flood warning is in effect for parts of Cook and DuPage counties until 2:30 p.m. Saturday.Emergenc ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 5:25 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Downers Grove

    Thumbs up to Lyman Woods for expanding its honeybee populations. A growing apiary managed by the Downers Grove Park District, five hives were built in ...
    Aug. 23, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Third-place finish caps stellar summer for DG Rebels

    DOWNERS GROVE – If the goal of any fastpitch softball team is to play its best at the end of a season, then the Downers Grove Rebels 14U A softball te ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 4:28 pm
  • Cantores Community Choir hosts auditions Sept. 15 in Downers Grove

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Cantores Community Choir, an intergenerational non-audition group, will begin rehearsals for its fall season from 7 to 8:30 p.m. S ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 1:29 pm
  • DuPage County Stormwater operating flood control facilities Friday morning

    WHEATON – DuPage County Stormwater Management is operating several flood control facilities as of early Friday morning due to heavy rainfall last nigh ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:59 am
  • Solid foundations in place for DGN, DGS girls golf teams

    As the girls golf season gets underway, teams have their sights set on the same destination – downstate Decatur for the Class A and AA state tournamen ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 10:11 am
  • It’s tee time for DGN, DGS, Westmont boys golfers

    The golf season has already teed off and teams are hoping to make the trek Oct. 17 and 18 to Bloomington and Normal for the Class 1A, 2A and 3A state ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 9:30 am
  • District 99 expands '1:1' program

    DOWNERS GROVE – About 1,500 students at Downers Grove North and South High schools will be greeted with new Google Chromebook laptops when District 99 ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 3:40 pm
  • DuPage County Board Member Liz Chaplin to challenge Ron Sandack for Illinois House seat

    DOWNERS GROVE – Democrat Liz Chaplin will look to unseat incumbent Republican State Rep. Ron Sandack this fall in the 81st District race.
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 12:01 pm
  • St. Mary of Gostyn 5k run set for Saturday

    DOWNERS GROVE – Registration is currently open for the annual St. Mary of Gostyn 5k run set for Saturday.
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:56 am
  • Flood advisory issued for area

    The National Weather Service has issued a flood advisory for DuPage County, southern Cook County and Will County through 11:30 a.m. this morning.
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:33 am
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