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Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Lombard

Published: Tuesday, June 10, 2014 5:30 a.m. CDT
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Habitat for Humanity volunteers Dennis Belzey (left) of Lombard, Steve Klein of Glen Ellyn, and Keith Kouba of Lombard break up a dirt pile for landscaping May 31 outside a house being repaired in unincorporated DuPage County near Glen Ellyn.

THUMBS UP: Volunteers from Trinity Lutheran Church in Lombard teamed with DuPage Habitat for Humanity to work on repairs and landscaping at a three-family townhome building May 31 in unincorporated DuPage County near Glen Ellyn. Here's to the men and woman who donate their time and energy to strengthen our community.

THUMBS UP: Congratulations to the students whose work was selected to appear in last week's District 45 PTA Student Art Show. The inaugural event featured 241 pieces of artwork, ranging from paintings to drawings to sculptures. Students from all eight of the Lombard and Villa Park schools in the district were represented, kindergarten through eighth grade.

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