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  • Keefe: A library card can open many doors

    It’s no coincidence that National Library Card Sign-Up Month takes place in September.Every year, th ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 3:51 pm
  • McGuire: Family Shelter Service helps kids in need go back to school

    At Family Shelter Service, emergency shelter requests often rise in the summer. The main reason? Kids are out of school.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 7:05 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Hinsdale

    Thumbs up to Union Church of Hinsdale Senior Pastor Mike Solberg for competing in the Wisconsin Ironman this past Sunday in Madison, Wis. A triathlon ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 4:09 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Hinsdale

    Thumbs up to the Hinsdale Central varsity football team for capturing their first win in as many games over a highly touted Bolingbrook squad. The Red ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 10:48 am
  • Valle: Township provides thousands of meals

    York Township operates an extensive senior nutrition program in conjunction with DuPage Senior Citizens Council, a nonprofit agency. Last year, we ser ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Roskam: Making college more affordable for everyone

    Summer has ended and that means it’s back to school time for families across the country.For those p ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 4:10 pm
  • White: D-181 is gearing up for the new school year

    Welcome to the new school year! Summer is winding down and preparation has ramped up for our students’ return on Aug. 25.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:54 am
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Hinsdale

    Thumbs up to Hinsdale teenagers Paden Guido and Meghan Callahan for performing with the Lollapalooza on Aug. 1 with the School of Rock AllStars. Guido ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:33 am
  • Simler: DuPagePads 10th Annual Run 4 Home upcoming

    Join us on Sept. 6 for this CARA certified 5K and 10K run and 5K walk.Gather your friends, family an ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 5:39 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Hinsdale

    Thumbs up to Clarendon Hills teen Jack Mitchell Jr. for beginning the open wheel racing season with two second place finishes at F1600 Championship ra ...
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Hinsdale

    Thumbs up to the Community House and it's newest program, Charlie's Gift Autism Center. The center provides physical and occupational therapy, as well ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 11:02 am
  • Roskam: Fighting human trafficking in the foster care system

    For too many children in the foster care system, their lives have been filled with instability, abuse, and neglect. Often these children are passed fr ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 4:03 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Hinsdale

    Thumbs up to WIllowbrook Goodwill staff and all who made the "Goodwill Backyard BBQ" cooking competition possible. On July 11, representatives from Wh ...
    July 30, 2014 - 2:30 pm
  • Perez: Food rescue thriving at People's Resource Center

    Each month, thousands of hungry DuPage County neighbors visit one of People’s Resource Center’s two food pantries in Wheaton and Westmont to choose a ...
    July 25, 2014 - 12:45 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Hinsdale

    Thumbs up and a big congratulations to all the Hinsdale South High School athletes who competed in the State Special Olympics Summer Games at Illinois ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:35 am
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