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  • Man becomes citizen, then hired as cop

    ROUND LAKE BEACH – Marcian Butur had wanted to become a police officer, but he faced a hurdle: He wasn't an American citizen.
    NEW: July 30, 2014 - 9:30 am
  • Elmhurst requests horns minimized during railroad maintenance

    ELMHURST – Due to ongoing signal and rail maintenance being performed by Union Pacific, Elmhurst residents may hear train horns sound during overnight ...
    NEW: July 30, 2014 - 9:27 am
  • Elmhurst store to host World Trollbead Day

    ELMHURST – The Uptown Shop in Elmhurst will host the first World Trollbeads Day on Friday.Global CEO ...
    July 30, 2014 - 9:07 am
  • Lombard Garden Club to learn about floral illustration

    LOMBARD – The Lombard Garden Club will learn about floral illustration at 1 p.m. Aug. 22 at the Lombard Commons, 433 E. St. Charles Road.
    July 30, 2014 - 8:54 am
  • ‘An honor to put that jersey on’

    BARRINGTON – This week, Barrington Suburban Life Contributor Tim Sieck sat down with two-sport star Kelly Katis.
    July 30, 2014 - 8:24 am
  • Palmisano: Technology transforms District 45 classrooms

    So, what are kids up to these days in School District 45? One hundred fifty seven years have passed since the first school house opened on Meyers Road ...
    July 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Moore: Renovations to make library 'even better'

    Shifts in society and in our community are changing the way you use your library. While we will always be the place for you to discover the latest bes ...
    July 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Big Rigs & Kids at Iowa Community Center

    VILLA PARK – Villa Park Parks & Recreation will host Big Rigs & Kids from 10 a.m. to noon Aug. 9 at the Iowa Community Center, 338 N. Iowa Ave.
    July 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Lombard police campaign to enforce cellphone driving laws

    LOMBARD – The Lombard Police Department is planning a month-long campaign to enforce the hands-free cellphone law that went into effect earlier this y ...
    July 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Elmhurst resident, Lombard race chairwoman receives Susan G. Komen award

    ELMHURST – Joan Knippen of Elmhurst recently received the Susan G. Komen Chicagoland Area Promise of One award.
    UPDATED: July 30, 2014 - 10:07 am
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