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  • High school sports roundup: Hinsdale Central relay wins at girls state track, shatters school record

    CHARLESTON – There is breaking a record and then there is shattering it.Hinsdale Central’s 4x800-met ...
    May 27, 2016 - 6:50 am
  • Preschoolers help butterflies take flight in Darien

    DARIEN – Metamorphosis is a timely concept to teach during the spring months, and many classrooms, including those at St. John Lutheran Early Learning ...
    May 25, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • High school girls softball: One goal left for Downers Grove South, retiring coach Ron Havelka

    DOWNERS GROVE – The choice of coaching instead of accounting has added up to great things for Ron Havelka.
    May 25, 2016 - 11:08 am
  • Layman: Indian Prairie Public Library targets young single adults

    DARIEN – Are you in your 20s or 30s and wondering how to make friends as an adult? Whether you’re new to the area or just want to hang out with people ...
    May 16, 2016 - 1:01 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Hinsdale Central, Hinsdale South gymnasts move on to state

    Ryan Leahy booked gymnastics state meet berths in six events and the all-around at the Wheaton Warrenville South sectional May 4, and he was joined by ...
    May 13, 2016 - 7:32 am
  • Know Your Board: Center Cass School District 66 Board of Education

    There aren’t enough reporters in all of Illinois to cover the 7,000 units of government that exist in this state. In 2016, Suburban Life is going to s ...
    May 9, 2016 - 3:11 pm
  • Providence Bank & Trust acquires Cobra Capital of Darien

    DARIEN – Providence Bank & Trust closed on an asset purchase agreement in which the bank acquired substantially all of the assets and assumed the oper ...
    May 5, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Lively bats lead to better results for Hinsdale Central baseball

    ELMHURST – After struggling with the bats early in the season, Hinsdale Central’s baseball team seems to have come out of its slump.
    May 13, 2016 - 7:41 am
  • High school girls track and field: Shaliyah Dixon-Tucker, Michaela Hackbarth pace Downers Grove South

    DOWNERS GROVE – As freshmen, Michaela Hackbarth and Shaliyah Dixon-Tucker shared their first big Downers Grove South girls track moment together.
    May 5, 2016 - 6:57 am
  • High school baseball: Downers Grove North, Downers Grove South see crosstown game as turning point

    DOWNERS GROVE – Ben Ficht didn’t hesitate in saying he hasn’t been productive with the bat in his hands lately.
    May 3, 2016 - 3:14 pm
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