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  • Lions Club donation supports vision screenings in District 58

    DOWNERS GROVE – District 58’s school nurses can now screen students for potential vision issues more quickly and easily thanks to the Downers Grove Li ...
    April 23, 2014 - 5:00 pm
  • Local woman celebrates 90th birthday, still active in Downers Grove community

    DOWNERS GROVE – She’s traded golf and bowling for pinochle and dominos, but at almost 90 years old, if Mary Lou Shearhod’s has a secret for vitality a ...
    April 23, 2014 - 3:13 pm
  • Human Race creates opportunities for nonprofits in DuPage County

    Supporters of DuPage County nonprofits will be out in droves Saturday for the third annual Human Race, hosted by Giving DuPage.
    April 23, 2014 - 2:58 pm
  • Area track athletes off an running with goal of making state finals

    The starting gun has gone off on the boys outdoor track season, but the finish line is still off in the distance as most teams have had just a pair of ...
    April 23, 2014 - 10:07 am
  • Puffer student council to host its first-ever Community Art Fair

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Henry Puffer student council will host the school’s first-ever Community Art Fair from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday.
    April 23, 2014 - 12:26 pm
  • Downers Grove Kiwanis club Vidalia onion sale order deadline is April 28

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Kiwanis Club's annul Vidalia onion sale returns to Downers Grove in April."Vidal ...
    April 23, 2014 - 12:23 pm
  • Downers Grove North's Dale Ryndak settles for nothing less than excellence

    ELMHURST – Dale Ryndak is an Arizona State softball recruit and is pitching like it this season. Her ...
    April 22, 2014 - 3:28 pm
  • Metra begins Main Street platform replacement in Downers Grove

    DOWNERS GROVE – The six-month project to replace the Downers Grove Main Street Metra station platform began the week of April 13 when workers fenced o ...
    April 22, 2014 - 3:40 pm
  • Ryndak dominates York to stay undefeated

    ELMHURST – No one can hit Dale Ryndak this season. The Downers Grove North senior improved her recor ...
    April 22, 2014 - 3:26 pm
  • Downers Grove residents lead Trinity Irish Dancers to World Irish Dancing gold medal

    DOWNERS GROVE – Chicago’s own Trinity Irish Dancers just returned from the World Irish Dance Championships, held April 13-20 in London, where they too ...
    April 21, 2014 - 3:38 pm
  • Downers Grove hosts document shredding event

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Village of Downers Grove, in partnership with Accurate Document Destruction, will host a paper-shredding event from 8 a.m. to noon ...
    April 21, 2014 - 12:18 pm
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    April 21, 2014 - 12:59 pm
  • Mt. Sterling man sentenced to 22 years for Downers Grove residential burglary

    WHEATON – Steve Mantucca, 51, of Mt. Sterling, was sentenced to 22 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections for burglarizing a Downers Grove ho ...
    April 19, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • Downers Grove woman organizes motorcycle fundraiser for cancer victims

    DOWNERS GROVE – When 700 bikers rev their motorcycles to start the annual Ride Janie Ride fundraiser, it’s acceptable for the tough guys to shed tears ...
    April 18, 2014 - 3:48 pm
  • Nazareth athletes to continue careers in college

    Nazareth Academy student-athletes Ellen Chiligiris, Allison Kurek and Linnea Rohrsen committed to continue their academic and athletic careers in coll ...
    April 18, 2014 - 1:32 pm
  • Downtown Downers Grove hosts annual Spring Girls’ Night Out on April 24

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downtown Downers Grove invites local women to "grab your girl friends and enjoy a night of shopping and dining" April 24 in downtown D ...
    April 18, 2014 - 10:13 am
  • D-58 summer school registration now available online

    DOWNERS GROVE – Enrollment for Downers Grove School District 58’s Learning in the Summer 2014 program is now open.
    April 17, 2014 - 2:53 pm
  • Junior Woman’s Club to host Batten disease fundraiser

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Junior Woman’s Club will host its first annual Spring Spree Shop for Charity event April 24 at Emmett’s Ale House to ...
    April 17, 2014 - 2:47 pm
  • 3 things we learned at Tuesday's village council meeting

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Village Council seemingly made progress on long-discussed revisions to the backyard hen ordinance, and approved anot ...
    April 17, 2014 - 12:36 pm
  • Sears Hardware and Appliance Athlete of the Week: Myles Farley

    Myles Farley's solid performance in a West Suburban Silver baseball game against Hinsdale Central helped the Trojans and led to him being named the Se ...
    April 16, 2014 - 6:51 pm
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