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  • Formento: Glen Ellyn chamber seeks nominations for Community Awards

    The Glen Ellyn Chamber of Commerce and the Village Fair Committee have joined together to present the annual Community Awards. These awards are the mo ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Local organizations help children cope with illness

    To the editor:The mission of the Pediatric Oncology Treasure Chest Foundation is to provide comfort ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 10:00 am
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Jan. 25-31, 2016

    Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email msls ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 10:01 am
  • McGuire: Family Shelter Service provides needed safety planning for families

    Ian liked talking to the other boys on the playground at school, but then one of them said something that scared him. The boy told him he could get gu ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • Letter: Customer service not a priority

    To the editor:According to the rules set forth by the health care insurance company, I was required ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 10:50 am
  • Letter: Platform tennis vote a disappointment

    To the editor:This decision by the Glen Ellyn board regarding platform tennis might be above my pay ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 10:50 am
  • Smith: Thomas Ford Memorial Library – writing stories with every visit

    The hallowed halls of the Youth Services and Tween departments of the Thomas Ford Memorial Library are filled with countless stories – both literal wo ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 10:18 am
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Jan. 18-24, 2016

    Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email msls ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 12:27 pm
  • Grzeca: How The LeaderShop changed my life

    I have been involved with The LeaderShop (formerly CEP Youth Leadership) for almost half of my lifetime, and I can attest to the positive impact the o ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • Letter: Thanks to those who helped fight hunger in Elmhurst

    To the editor:United Community Concerns Association would like to thank the Elmhurst community for t ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 10:54 am
  • Letter: D-181 residents can get info on referendum

    To the editor:For many years, we have been trying to address the facility challenges of Hinsdale Mid ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 10:55 am
  • Letter: Time to face reality of heroin abuse

    To the editor:Every holiday season, I am reminded of my blessings as we wait anxiously for family to ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 10:54 am
  • Letter: Party stoops to undemocratic tactics

    To the editor:First, I need to admit that I am a new “acting” Democratic Committeeman for a Glen Ell ...
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 1:04 pm
  • Letter: We all must help to stop domestic violence

    To the editor:Recently, a Bloomingdale man murdered his wife and then turned the gun on himself. Tra ...
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 1:04 pm
  • Mazzochi: What is happening at the College of DuPage?

    Once again, the College of DuPage is in the news not for its positives, but board disagreements. It is critical for the public to know the current sta ...
    Jan. 19, 2016 - 5:43 pm
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