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  • Valle: York Township steps in to help feed seniors; starts campaign

    I have written in this column many times about our York Township Senior Nutrition Program, which we have operated for many years in conjunction with t ...
    Feb. 13, 2016 - 9:00 am
  • Palzet: A lifelong relationship with technology

    Here is a fact: There is not a single child in our school district who remembers a world where cellphones didn’t exist.
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Quigley: Elmhurst Chamber speaks up for local businesses

    During my 15-plus years as Elmhurst Chamber of Commerce & Industry President and CEO (the longest tenure of any chamber executive in DuPage), our Cham ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • Formento: Glen Ellyn chamber seeks nominations for Community Awards

    The Glen Ellyn Chamber of Commerce and the Village Fair Committee have joined together to present the annual Community Awards. These awards are the mo ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Local organizations help children cope with illness

    To the editor:The mission of the Pediatric Oncology Treasure Chest Foundation is to provide comfort ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 10:00 am
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Jan. 25-31, 2016

    Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email msls ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 10:01 am
  • McGuire: Family Shelter Service provides needed safety planning for families

    Ian liked talking to the other boys on the playground at school, but then one of them said something that scared him. The boy told him he could get gu ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • Letter: Customer service not a priority

    To the editor:According to the rules set forth by the health care insurance company, I was required ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 10:50 am
  • Letter: Platform tennis vote a disappointment

    To the editor:This decision by the Glen Ellyn board regarding platform tennis might be above my pay ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 10:50 am
  • Smith: Thomas Ford Memorial Library – writing stories with every visit

    The hallowed halls of the Youth Services and Tween departments of the Thomas Ford Memorial Library are filled with countless stories – both literal wo ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 10:18 am
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Jan. 18-24, 2016

    Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email msls ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 12:27 pm
  • Grzeca: How The LeaderShop changed my life

    I have been involved with The LeaderShop (formerly CEP Youth Leadership) for almost half of my lifetime, and I can attest to the positive impact the o ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • Letter: Thanks to those who helped fight hunger in Elmhurst

    To the editor:United Community Concerns Association would like to thank the Elmhurst community for t ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 10:54 am
  • Letter: D-181 residents can get info on referendum

    To the editor:For many years, we have been trying to address the facility challenges of Hinsdale Mid ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 10:55 am
  • Letter: Time to face reality of heroin abuse

    To the editor:Every holiday season, I am reminded of my blessings as we wait anxiously for family to ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 10:54 am
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