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  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Westmont

    Thumbs up to the Westmont Public Library for continuing to offer residents a fun, unique schedule of activities. The library boasts a lineup that incl ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 2:12 pm
  • Letter to the Editor: Townships efficient, cost-effective

    As the executive director of the Township Officials of Illinois, I would like to respond to the July 31 editorial that calls into question the need fo ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 11:37 am
  • Valle: Seniors feel heat relief at York Township

    Summer heat waves are common in the month of August, so please remember that York Township Hall at 1502 S. Meyers Road is an official cooling center f ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Kaneland Connection: NIU STEM Cafe headed to Kuipers

    MAPLE PARK – Perhaps a night exploring science, technology, engineering and mathematics might sound a little intimidating. Instead, a night of stargaz ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 9:00 pm
  • McDonald: Supporting student success at District 99

    At the July Board of Education meeting, District 99 presented our annual “state of the district” report and progress that we’re making on our five-yea ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 1:43 pm
  • Althoff: Celebrate summer with the Lisle Chamber

    It seems the summer is moving along at a brisk pace. The next couple of months the Lisle Chamber will be as active as ever with a number of events.
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 7:16 pm
  • Yanan: A life-changing chamber internship

    Hello, my name Michael Yanan and I am a senior college student majoring in finance and accounting. I have been a student at both Saint Louis Universit ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 6:42 pm
  • Papierski: 'Thank You' from the Glen Ellyn Food Pantry

    What does hunger look like in our community?The most recent Map the Meal Gap study, recently release ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 6:40 pm
  • Voice of Lake County: Watch out for the little ones

    We are now into the “dog days of summer”, and it scares me to say that the opening of the school year is just around the corner. The weather is warm, ...
    July 3, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • VILLAGE VINE: Gurnee Lions Club celebrates 60 years

    Most people are aware that service organizations exist, and many can even list a few of them. However, most people do not know how these organizations ...
    July 2, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Editorial: Change status quo? Look at townships

    Recently, we wrote about the differences between Avon Township Supervisor Lisa Rusch and her predecessor, Sam Yingling, now a Democratic state represe ...
    July 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Lombard

    THUMBS UP: Several Lombard women are proving that you're only as old as you think you are. Eleanor Olson, who turned 100 in November, just celebrated ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 8:42 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Elmhurst

    THUMBS UP: Lucie Gleason, 16, of Elmhurst plans to do more with her driver's license than just go to the mall. The York High School student, who recei ...
    July 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Villa Park

    THUMBS UP: What better way to celebrate the Villa Park Centennial Celebration than through food? The Friends of Villa Park Public Library gathered 200 ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 8:42 am
  • Dominick: Crime stats show Cicero continues to become a safer community

    Recently released crime statistics show that Cicero is continuing to win its war against street gangs and making our neighborhoods safer.
    July 31, 2014 - 5:11 pm
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