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  • Glenbard North's Wahrman competes at Illinois Top Times meet

    Allison Wahrman competed in the Class 3A Illinois Top Times meet Saturday at Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington.
    April 1, 2015 - 3:53 pm
  • COD Foundation board member gets $630,000 in no-bid architecture contracts for signage work

    A member of the College of DuPage Foundation Board of Directors has received more than $630,000 in no-bid contracts as an architect – despite not bein ...
    March 31, 2015 - 6:33 pm
  • Duckworth to run for U.S. Senate

    U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth, D-Illinois, announced Monday she will run for the U.S. Senate, throwing her name into the Democratic primary in hopes of ch ...
    March 31, 2015 - 12:43 pm
  • Legoland teams up with Easter Seals to build 'Lego Room' for clients

    VILLA PARK – Tomas Rosales, 4, is “over the moon excited” about Easter Seals DuPage and Fox Valley’s brand new “Lego Room,” which will be used as a wa ...
    March 30, 2015 - 2:58 pm
  • Chicago Red Stars move season finale to Toyota Park

    The Chicago Red Stars will be on the move for their National Women's Soccer League regular season finale on Sept. 6.
    March 30, 2015 - 12:50 pm
  • 40 years of neighborly care: People's Resource Center celebrates decades of service

    There are no simple, one-size-fits-all solutions to poverty.Food assistance, clothing, rent assistan ...
    March 26, 2015 - 7:52 pm
  • Shields: District 93 students teach tech to retirees through partnership

    Community Consolidated School District 93’s Board of Education and I believe that it is essential to provide our students with leadership and service ...
    March 25, 2015 - 5:02 pm
  • DuPage Clerk: Tax rate increases low, home values stabilizing

    Though housing values dropped for the sixth consecutive year and property taxes ticked up across the county in 2014, DuPage seems to be emerging from ...
    March 24, 2015 - 9:38 pm
  • Glenbard Hockey Club captures state championship

    CHICAGO – The headlines resonating from the Illinois high school hockey scene have long been dominated by the likes of New Trier and Loyola.
    March 24, 2015 - 12:30 pm
  • College of DuPage remains indecisive on audit

    GLEN ELLYN – The College of DuPage Board of Trustees took no action Thursday related to funding a state audit.
    March 23, 2015 - 9:43 pm
  • Glenbard Hockey Club wins quarterfinal: 9 photos

    The Glenbard Hockey Club wins their quarterfinal game with the Kings, 6-3, on Thursday, March 12, 2015, at The Edge Ice Arena in Bensenville.
    March 23, 2015 - 12:33 pm
  • Early voting is open – meet all the local candidates

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    March 22, 2015 - 9:11 pm
  • Snow to return to west suburbs for Monday commute

    Snow is anticipated in the west suburbs early Monday and through the morning commute, according to the National Weather Service.
    March 23, 2015 - 12:34 am
  • College of DuPage hires $250 per hour public relations firm

    GLEN ELLYN – The College of DuPage Board of Trustees on Thursday approved hiring a Chicago-based public relations firm to help disseminate information ...
    March 20, 2015 - 7:49 pm
  • DuPage County Board member Eckhoff charged with DUI

    WHEATON – Longtime DuPage County Board member and Wheaton resident Grant Eckhoff was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol earlier this ...
    March 19, 2015 - 11:11 pm
  • Area products take part in NCAA basketball tournaments

    The NCAA men's and women's basketball tournaments bring some of the best young athletes to the national stage. This year's tournaments have plenty of ...
    March 18, 2015 - 3:53 pm
  • Bastian: It's not too late to weigh in on Carol Stream's future

    Work on Carol Stream’s new comprehensive plan continues this spring, and there are still a few opportunities for you to share your thoughts and ideas ...
    March 18, 2015 - 3:45 pm
  • DuPage County Board approves flood plan

    The DuPage County Board voted to accept the East Branch DuPage River Watershed Resiliency Plan at its meeting March 10.
    March 18, 2015 - 2:12 pm
  • Glenbard Hockey Club to play for Blackhawk Cup

    For the second consecutive year, and third time in the past four seasons, the Glenbard Hockey Club has advanced to the finals of the Blackhawks Cup in ...
    March 18, 2015 - 12:10 pm
  • Candidates address school day length, AP classes in D-87 forum

    GLEN ELLYN – Budget concerns and classroom initiatives were the focus of a candidate forum Saturday for candidates of the Glenbard Township High Schoo ...
    March 19, 2015 - 12:47 pm
  • College of DuPage chairwoman suggests banning alcohol reimbursements

    GLEN ELLYN – College of DuPage Board of Trustees Chairwoman Erin Birt has suggested a policy to ban college officials from expensing alcohol, and has ...
    March 13, 2015 - 6:47 am
  • Illinois Tollway looks to speed up suburban highways

    The Illinois Tollway is moving closer to increasing the speed limit on several area tollways from 55 to 60 mph, according to an Illinois Tollway news ...
    March 14, 2015 - 7:33 am
  • Central DuPage All-Area girls basketball team

    After Saturday’s state finals, the girls high school basketball season is officially in the books. Now is the perfect time to honor the best players f ...
    March 12, 2015 - 10:26 am
  • Dodgeball tourney fights pediatric brain cancer

    For the third year, students and faculty from across Community School District 200 came together on the dodgeball court to raise funds for the Ross K. ...
    March 11, 2015 - 2:21 pm
  • Chicago Blitz football team to host open house Thursday

    VILLA PARK – Fans can get an up close look at the area's very own football team when the Chicago Blitz hosts its Meet the Blitz Open House.
    March 10, 2015 - 9:41 am
  • Rauner's budget causes concern as child poverty levels in DuPage County rise (with video)

    Area nonprofits are closely watching the governor’s office and state legislature as they could face big cuts in state funding despite DuPage County’s ...
    March 15, 2015 - 2:30 pm
  • Glenbard Parent Series to focus on teen emotions

    The Glenbard Parent Series will host a presentation on teen emotions, Glenbard Township High School District 87 announced in a news release.
    March 9, 2015 - 7:58 pm
  • Franklin Middle School 3rd annual dodgeball fundraiser: 6 photos

    Teams from local police and fire departments, district attorneys, and FBI play in the evening session of the third annual dodgeball tournament at Whea ...
    March 10, 2015 - 6:06 am
  • Carol Stream man accused of sexually assaulting girl with spina bifida

    CAROL STREAM – Bond was set at $1 million Thursday for a Carol Stream man accused of sexually assaulting a child with special needs, according to a Du ...
    March 5, 2015 - 4:29 pm
  • Glenbard North wrestling team takes third at state tournament

    BLOOMINGTON – Only two teams in each wrestling class finish the season with a dual meet victory.Amaz ...
    March 5, 2015 - 11:37 am
  • Seasons come to a close for West Chicago, Glenbard North

    DOWNERS GROVE – A fourth quarter rally was too little, too late for the West Chicago boys basketball team.
    March 5, 2015 - 11:37 am
  • Glenbard District 87 approves $2M in facility upgrades

    The Glenbard Township High School District 87 Board of Education has voted to approve improvement projects at the high schools not to exceed $2.3 mill ...
    March 4, 2015 - 7:30 pm
  • Ex-Glenbard North hurler shines on the mound for Purdue

    Through 11 games, Glenbard North graduate Matt Frawley leads the Purdue baseball team in innings pitched.
    March 4, 2015 - 3:32 pm
  • Glenbard East's up and down season ends with regional loss

    HILLSIDE – So close, yet so far. In an ending that typified Glenbard East’s up-and-down season, the ...
    March 4, 2015 - 10:09 pm
  • Carol Stream dads, daughters dance to 'Frozen' theme: 6 photos

    Disney's "Frozen" set the scene for this year's Carol Stream Park District Daddy Daughter Dance last Friday and Saturday at St. Andrews Golf Club in W ...
    March 4, 2015 - 10:55 am
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