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  • Potential developers open to discuss moving Edward’s House

    DOWNERS GROVE – Developers looking to build condominiums at the Edwards House site aim to file planning documents with the village by next week, their ...
    NEW: Sept. 18, 2014 - 4:28 pm
  • Sears Hardware & Appliance Athlete of the Week: Ryan Taylor

    RYAN TAYLORDowners Grove SouthSeniorFootball–Why Taylor was selected:Taylor led the Mustangs with 46 ...
    NEW: Sept. 18, 2014 - 4:02 pm
  • Downers Grove South struggles against AT

    DOWNERS GROVE – When Ryan Taylor ran for 12 yards combined on back-to-back plays and put Downers Grove South’s football team on the Addison Trail 11-y ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 2:15 pm
  • Downers Grove Chilympics Chili Cook Off set for Sept. 27

    DOWNERS GROVE – Fourteen competitors will face off Sept. 27 at the second annual Chilympics Chili Cook Off in Downers Grove. One winner will walk off ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 1:46 pm
  • Downers Grove Recycling Extravaganza is Saturday

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Village of Downers Grove and the Downers Grove Park District will host a Recycling Extravaganza from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 1:28 pm
  • Dillard talks funding, future for Metra, RTA at DuPage meeting

    Facing a future filled with expensive capital replacements, Regional Transportation Authority Chairman Kirk Dillard said Tuesday that Metra will get m ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 8:31 am
  • Inaugural Chamber630 awards celebrate business excellence

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove and Woodridge business communities converged on the Tivoli Theatre on Sept. 10 for the first Chamber630 Awards.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 3:34 pm
  • DGN no match for Glenbard West

    GLEN ELLYN – For a ball-control offensive team like Downers Grove North, an early deficit can prove to be too much to overcome.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Police reports: Downers Grove for Sept. 17

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Downers Grove Police Department. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 9:31 am
  • D-58 hosts Oktoberfest celebration in Downers Grove

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove ushered in the fall season Saturday with the annual Oktoberfest celebration downtown, hosted by the Education Foundation ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 9:20 am
  • 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 Downers Grove

    Thumbs up to Downers Grove South senior Elizabeth Kazmierczak for participating in a Earth Watch teen expedition in Belize this summer, getting a firs ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 4:30 pm
  • Midwestern University expands annual community health fair

    DOWNERS GROVE – Visitors to Midwestern University’s annual health fair next month can get a variety of free screenings and a flu shot, but organizers ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 2:00 pm
  • Downers Grove police looking for man who catcalled teen pedestrian

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove police are looking for a man, described as Hispanic and in his 20s, who allegedly harassed a 16-year-old girl walking at ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 12:43 pm
  • Man charged after police locate missing Downers Grove girl

    DOWNERS GROVE – An 18-year-old man faces two charges after police found him and a 15-year-old Downers Grove girl Sunday in Lemont after the girl was r ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Jesse White announces rules of the road review course coming to Downers Grove park

    DOWNERS GROVE – Secretary of State Jesse White, in cooperation with Downers Grove Park District Active Adult Center, is offering a Rules of the Road R ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 12:45 pm
  • Downers Grove eyes new village hall, police station and downtown development

    DOWNERS GROVE – A two-phase plan that would move the police department, fleet management and firehouse No. 1 to new facilities on Ogden Avenue, build ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:40 am
  • Advocate Health Care to merge with NorthShore University HealthSystem

    Advocate Health Care and NorthShore University HealthSystem announced Friday that they will combine to create Advocate NorthShore Health Partners, acc ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 7:05 pm
  • Oktoberfest in downtown Downers Grove: 6 photos

    Oktoberfest, hosted by the Education Foundation of Downers Grove District 58, on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, features live bands, German beer and food, ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 5:45 pm
  • Brodner, Glenbard west roll past Downers Grove North

    GLEN ELLYN - With Sam Brodner rushing for 204 yards on 13 carries to go along with two touchdowns, Glenbard West defeated Downers Grove North 38-0 Sat ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 4:37 pm
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