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  • High school football: Lyons Township holds off Glenbard West

    GLEN ELLYN – Lyons defensive end Mickey Brown saw the ball coming and couldn’t believe he had caught it.
    Sept. 25, 2016 - 9:40 am
  • Autism advocate Temple Grandin visits Glenbard East High School

    LOMBARD – Temple Grandin knows firsthand the challenges those diagnosed with autism face.But Grandin ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 9:47 am
  • High school football: Glenbard West impresses in home debut

    GLEN ELLYN – Ryan Diver is far from the only impact running back for Glenbard West’s football team.I ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • League of Women Voters groups join forces to press candidates into forum participation

    Members of the League of Women Voters in DuPage, McHenry and Kane counties are uniting to assemble local politicians for a public forum before the Nov ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 7:42 am
  • Glenbard Parent Series to welcome Temple Grandin

    The Glenbard Parent Series: Navigating Healthy Families will present Temple Grandin in "Different Not Less/Different Kinds of Minds: the Autistic Brai ...
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 3:35 pm
  • High school football: Glenbard West finds its footing, breezes by Downers Grove North

    GLEN ELLYN – Ryan Diver admitted it took some time for Glenbard West's offense to find its rhythm this season before it got on track.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 7:43 am
  • Glenbard West cross country runner Katelynne Hart is the Athlete of the Week sponsored by Jenny LaPointe

    Katelynne HartGlenbard WestCross countryFreshmanWhat she did: After a strong showing against a solid ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 4:57 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Wheaton Warrenville South boys take title at Wauconda cross country invite

    A quartet of top-20 finishes powered Wheaton Warrenville South’s boys cross country team to the title at the Wauconda invite Sept. 10.
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 1:23 pm
  • High school football: Passing game powers Glenbard West to win against York

    ELMHURST – Alex Pihlstrom knows his primary role for Glenbard West’s football team – a 6-foot-6, 220-pound force for another potent rushing attack.
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 2:50 pm
  • DuPage County Chairman Cronin proposes flat property taxes, $10.6M in reductions in 2017-18 budget

    WHEATON – Despite what he called a "disgraceful lag" on payments from the state and a second year without a budget in Springfield, DuPage County Board ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 7:24 am
  • Larson: High school parenting is gardening, not carpentry

    Effective parenting takes courage, wisdom and lots of prayers! This is particularly true for parents of high school students. Instead of thinking of p ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 2:04 pm
  • DuPage County Election Commission offering special assistance with voter registration

    Voters who are elderly or handicapped can receive special assistance in voter registration, according to a news release from the DuPage County Electio ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 7:05 am
  • High school football: Glenbard North's Tricase too much for Wheaton Warrenville South

    WHEATON – Wheaton Warrenville South put plenty of points on the board against Glenbard North on Sept. 9, but they had no answer for Vittorio Tricase.
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 2:37 pm
  • High school football: Glenbard West wins conference opener against York

    ELMHURST – Glenbard West senior quarterback Cole Brady passed for three touchdowns and 225 yards as the Hilltoppers defeated York 42-7 in the West Sub ...
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 11:02 am
  • DuPage Election Commission seeks election judges

    The DuPage Election Commission continues to seek election judges for the Nov. 8 election, according to a news release from the county.
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • High school sports: Glenbard West looking for more offense heading into conference

    ---Week 3 matchupGlenbard West at YorkWhat: West Suburban Silver footballWhen: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 9Wher ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 10:44 pm
  • High school cross country: Glenbard West girls win invite title, Wheaton Warrenville South boys and girls lay foundation

    HINSDALE – In many ways, Glenbard West junior Lindsey Payne was happier about her smaller cross country margin of victory at the Hornet-Red Devil Invi ...
    Sept. 6, 2016 - 12:15 pm
  • Wheaton man charged with sexually assaulting girl for 10 years

    WHEATON – A Wheaton man who is a deacon at Living Hope Bible Church in Roselle has been charged with repeatedly sexually assaulting a girl over a 10-y ...
    Sept. 1, 2016 - 11:56 am
  • High school boys soccer: Glenbard South, Glenbard West, Wheaton North, Wheaton Warrenville South setting up for success

    The boys soccer season is in its early stages, and teams across the state are searching for trips to the state finals in late October (Class 1A) and e ...
    Sept. 1, 2016 - 10:08 am
  • High school football: Jackson Gray kick returns turns tide as Wheaton North tops Wheaton Warrenville South

    WHEATON – At first, Jackson Gray was in disbelief when Wheaton North’s football coaches approached him about returning kickoffs.
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 5:27 pm
  • DuPage Health Department confirms 3 human cases of West Nile Virus

    The DuPage County Health Department has confirmed the first three cases of human West Nile Virus in 2016 from around the county, according to releases ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 7:22 am
  • Wheaton BrightStar Care caregiver honored for her compassion

    WHEATON – Even though a stroke in May 2015 left Wayne Rohr unable to speak, BrightStar Care of Central DuPage-Wheaton caregiver Elsa Salguero was able ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 8:00 pm
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