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  • Fields: It's a new day at Morton College

    It’s the beginning of another school year, with another class of students, and another year of quality education.
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Bungalows and More tour to highlight Berwyn homes

    BERWYN – The Berwyn Historical Society will host the 10th annual Bungalows and More house tour from noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 25.
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 4:30 pm
  • High school boys soccer: Overtime strike lifts Morton against Downers Grove South in conference battle

    BERWYN – The typical fierce battle between Downers Grove South and Morton for West Suburban Gold boys soccer supremacy took a last-second turn on Tues ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 11:32 am
  • Police Reports: Berwyn, Brookfield, La Grange Park and Riverside for Sept. 21

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 10:00 am
  • Home Run Inn opens in Berwyn

    BERWYN – Home Run Inn celebrated the opening of its ninth restaurant Aug. 29 at 6825 W. Cermak Road in Berwyn with city and Berwyn Development Corpora ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 7:38 am
  • High school football: Morton cracks win column against Proviso East

    MAYWOOD – After facing three teams that entered Week 4 with undefeated records to start the season, Morton's football team cracked the win column with ...
    Sept. 17, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • Hursts’ Berwyn Jewelers to host fair trade colored gem event

    BERWYN – Hursts’ Berwyn Jewelers, 6418 W. Cermak Road, Berwyn, will host a fair trade colored gem event from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sept. 17.
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Oktoberfest to bring beer, entertainment to Berwyn's Depot District

    BERWYN – Berwyn’s 16th annual Oktoberfest will kick off Sept. 16, the same weekend as the original event still going on 206 years later in Munich, Ger ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • Pershing Elementary School community donates hair to women, kids with cancer

    BERWYN – Getting a fresh haircut is a back-to-school ritual for many children, but this year’s cut was especially meaningful to Pershing Elementary Sc ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 4:49 pm
  • Police Reports: Berwyn and La Grange Park for Sept. 14

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Lyons Township's Vince Zona tops field at cross country invite

    The Class 3A boys cross country state meet won’t take place until November, but Vince Zona sent notice that he is a runner to watch.
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 7:13 pm
  • Berwyn police officers receive award for fire rescue

    BERWYN – Berwyn police officers were recognized by the Fraternal Order of Police State Lodge during the organization's annual convention July 29 and 3 ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 7:27 am
  • High school football: Morton running back Greg Hoard a handful for opponents

    BERWYN – A horde of tacklers is the only thing that can stop Morton running back Greg Hoard.Sometime ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 4:12 pm
  • Environmental groups gather for Clean Energy Town Hall in Berwyn

    BERWYN – Sierra Club volunteers, Green Community Connections, Seven Generations Ahead, other environmental organizations and government leaders gather ...
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Police Reports: Berwyn, Brookfield, La Grange Park and Riverside for Sept. 7

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • McCook-based Elé Corporation donates to soccer programs

    McCOOK – Elé Corporation, a McCook-based manufacturer, has made a $15,000 donation to the SAFE Foundation’s soccer programs for underprivileged youth ...
    Sept. 6, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Berwyn family wins new roof in local contest

    BERWYN – Margarita Rivera doesn’t have the words to express her gratitude to community members for their support to help keep her family, including he ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 7:45 am
  • High school football: Lyons Township playmakers too much for Morton

    BERWYN – Ben Bryant, Hasahn Austin, Reggie Terrell and Brandon Fischer are the best-known of Lyons Township’s skill position football players.
    Sept. 6, 2016 - 11:33 am
  • High school football: Lyons Townships makes life tough for Morton

    BERWYN – Ben Bryant completed 10-of115 passes for 122 yards and two touchdowns and Bryce Moskiewicz rushed 13 times for 101 yards and two scores to li ...
    Sept. 3, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • Youth Crossroads documentary highlights teen anxiety, depression

    BERWYN – Eight teens from Berwyn and Cicero helped produce a documentary about their community's struggle with anxiety and depression in local adolesc ...
    Sept. 6, 2016 - 6:52 am
  • Blaze Pizza celebrates opening in Berwyn Gateway Plaza

    BERWYN – Blaze Pizza celebrates its grand opening Aug. 10 at 7122 W. Cermak Road in Berwyn with a ribbon cutting attended by city of Berwyn and Berwyn ...
    Sept. 1, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Berwyn District 100 finds allegations of students being punished for speaking Spanish to be 'unfounded'

    BERWYN – Berwyn South School District 100 has found allegations that Emerson Elementary School students were punished for speaking Spanish in class to ...
    Sept. 1, 2016 - 11:32 am
  • Letter: Don't stop flossing because of a few articles

    To the Editor:A series of recent articles have Americans buzzing over whether or not flossing is a w ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 3:03 pm
  • Police Reports: Berwyn, Brookfield, La Grange Park and Riverside for Aug. 31

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • High school boys soccer: Lyons Township, Morton soccer ready to go

    The boys soccer season is underway, and teams across the state are searching for trips to the state finals in late October (Class 1A) and early Novemb ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 1:36 pm
  • High school football: Riverside Brookfield tops Morton in opener

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside Brookfield’s football team had a breakout 2015 season that included a 10-2 record and a trip to the state quarterfinals.
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 11:32 am
  • Berwyn District 100 celebrates start of school

    BERWYN – The Berwyn Park District and Berwyn South School District 100 said goodbye to summer with a day of food, fun and games at Proksa Park.
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 11:30 am
  • Boys Club of Cicero wins $20,000 in national Let’s Play contest

    CICERO – The Boys Club of Cicero has a lot to celebrate, as the nonprofit organization learned Aug. 15 that it won first place in a national competiti ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 1:31 pm
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