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  • 7 DuPage men charged in reverse prostitution sting

    Several DuPage County residents were among 13 men charged this week in a reverse prostitution sting conducted by the Aurora Police Special Operations ...
    April 17, 2015 - 5:20 pm
  • Prep roundup: Panthers take two from conference foe Naperville Central

    The Glenbard North baseball team began DuPage Valley conference play with a 9-3 win over Naperville Central on April 13.
    April 16, 2015 - 10:10 am
  • Lemont native Scott Darling notches first NHL playoff win in Blackhawks' victory

    In a season of memorable firsts, Scott Darling added another one to the list Wednesday night. The Le ...
    April 16, 2015 - 4:47 pm
  • College of DuPage under federal investigation, trustee says school destroyed documents

    In an event signaling more trouble for the long-embattled College of DuPage, the U.S. Attorney's Office has issued a subpoena to the school for docume ...
    April 16, 2015 - 4:44 pm
  • Embattled College of DuPage Board bows out of final meeting

    After months of headlines, scandal and controversy, the current College of DuPage Board of Trustees won't be going out with a bang.
    April 16, 2015 - 1:08 pm
  • Amid controversy, COD Foundation director announces retirement

    The director of the College of DuPage Foundation has announced she will retire in October after months of controversy – though not because of it.
    April 15, 2015 - 6:23 pm
  • Ashton: Library technology inspires 13-year-old's inventions

    Colin Crilly makes me smile. He’s a budding Thomas Edison. He embodies the creativity, imagination, confidence, and persistence of a master inventor a ...
    April 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • DuPage County Fair confirms limited grandstand for 2015, but programming remains

    WHEATON – Though part of the grandstand will be closed, the DuPage County Fair Association promises that the annual event will go on as planned.
    April 15, 2015 - 11:33 am
  • Glenbard West at Cannino Gymnastics Invite: 5 photos

    Glenbard West athletes compete at the Anthony J. Canino Varsity Gymnastics Invitational at Hinsdale Central on Friday, April 10, 2015.
    April 14, 2015 - 3:49 pm
  • Former College of DuPage radio engineer charged with stealing $200K pleads not guilty

    A former College of DuPage radio engineer accused of stealing more than $200,000 from the school's radio station, WDCB, pleaded not guilty to a dozen ...
    April 14, 2015 - 9:25 pm
  • Glenbard Parent Series to hold program on teen depression

    The Glenbard Parent Series will host a presentation on teen depression, Glenbard Township High School District 87 announced in a news release.
    April 12, 2015 - 1:34 pm
  • Connelly, Sandack meet with DuPage County Board members for lobby day

    DuPage County Board members meet with state legislators March 18 in Springfield as part of an annual lobby day to speak about the county's 2015 legisl ...
    April 12, 2015 - 1:26 pm
  • Glenbard North baseball off to hot start

    The Glenbard North baseball team improved to 5-2 on the young season with an 8-1 victory against Batavia on April 6.
    April 9, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • Glenbard North softball looks to build off last year's trip to state

    The first pitch has been thrown for area high school softball teams, many of which had successful postseason runs last spring. Here’s how things are s ...
    April 9, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • Mondlock: Carol Stream Park District trains to keep you safe

    Park districts play an important role in the safety of the community. The police and fire departments, whose officers and firefighters may find themse ...
    April 9, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Newcomers DeLaRosa and Mueller, incumbent Ozog win for District 87 board

    Glenbard Township High School District 87 will welcome two new Board of Education members and one returning incumbent in May.
    April 8, 2015 - 11:36 am
  • 'Clean Slate' candidates sweep College of DuPage race (with video)

    GLEN ELLYN – The College of DuPage Board of Trustees will soon be looking at a Clean Slate. The trio ...
    April 8, 2015 - 6:28 am
  • PTA president Crabtree, Gambaiani, Vroman win District 200 seats

    WHEATON – Two incumbents and a familiar face to Community Unit School District 200 won seats on the district's board of education on Tuesday, accordin ...
    April 8, 2015 - 1:27 am
  • New major sponsors boost Glenbard Parent Series reach

    Attracting audiences for decades has recently been rewarded with a major boost in sponsorships for the Glenbard Parent Series.
    April 6, 2015 - 8:48 pm
  • Letter: Support clean slate for College of DuPage board

    To the Editor: I am a former COD student, a DuPage resident and a taxpayer. I filed a FOIA request a ...
    April 6, 2015 - 8:33 pm
  • Letter: Elect incumbents, DeLaRosa for D-87 board

    To the Editor:Oftentimes, change is good when it comes to local school boards, village boards, park ...
    April 6, 2015 - 11:48 am
  • Glen Ellyn student injured in Rome incident in January dies

    GLEN ELLYN – A Glen Ellyn college student who was seriously injured Jan. 14 in Rome died Sunday, according to media reports.
    April 6, 2015 - 12:14 pm
  • WDSRA wins financial reporting award

    The Western DuPage Special Recreation Association has been awarded the certificate of achievement for excellence in financial reporting for its compre ...
    April 5, 2015 - 1:07 pm
  • Senators Connelly, Nybo talk state budget, College of DuPage during Suburban Life visit (with video)

    DOWNERS GROVE – Though this week is all about the lead up to municipal elections April 7, a number of statewide issues are still circling over the col ...
    April 6, 2015 - 10:06 am
  • Panthers take field for baseball season opener

    The first pitch has been thrown for area high school baseball teams. Here’s how things are shaping up for local teams this year:
    April 2, 2015 - 10:00 am
  • Reports: DuPage state's attorney's office looking into Breuder contract, spending records

    DuPage County prosecutors are looking into years of spending at the College of DuPage and the employment contract of President Robert Breuder, accordi ...
    April 1, 2015 - 9:03 pm
  • 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
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