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  • Park District Dish: Batavia Park District launches new volunteer program

    The Batavia Park District is inviting the community to, “Be a part of the fun ... volunteer!”Accordi ...
    July 22, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • Letter: Don't rope off the village parkway

    To the editor:I second my friend Rosemary's objection to roping off portions of the village parkway ...
    July 22, 2014 - 8:08 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Downers Grove

    Thumbs up to Downers Grove native and Conservation Police Officer Steve Vasicek, who was recently named the Mississippi Flyway Council Waterfowl Offic ...
    July 22, 2014 - 2:14 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Westmont

    Thumbs up to the Village of Westmont for giving the public a voice in whether or not to institute a stormwater utility fee. This past spring, the vill ...
    July 22, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • OUR VIEW: Weather danger can come in many forms

    Thunderstorms come in varieties.Some force you to cancel your plans for a picnic or summer festival. ...
    July 21, 2014 - 3:59 pm
  • New D-113A superintendent: Thank you for warm welcome

    I am honored to have been selected as the Superintendent of Schools for Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A.
    July 21, 2014 - 1:37 pm
  • Lerner: Downers Grove community can save the Edwards house

    Thank you for calling attention to the threat to a Downers Grove landmark, the Edwards house. It’s a familiar sight to residents: a magnificent, elabo ...
    July 21, 2014 - 12:06 pm
  • A doggone great wedding

    Brides- and grooms-to-be, I obviously have come late to the modern wedding scene, but I had no idea how popular it is to have dogs at ceremonies and r ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:32 am
  • Editorial: ZIP code makes all the difference

    Should society invest less money in children in Round Lake simply because of their ZIP code?The inst ...
    July 21, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Leaked email by College of DuPage president a disgrace

    To the editor:The email from COD President Robert Breuder published last week is a disgrace to the c ...
    July 18, 2014 - 3:14 pm
  • Domeracki: Engaging students in the digital age

    This summer and throughout the coming school year, Community High School District 94 is preparing for our all-school one-to-one Chromebook digital con ...
    July 18, 2014 - 12:19 pm
  • Ashton: A unique perspective on a library's importance

    Mark Zipoy doesn’t look like a typical library supporter. He’s at least six and a half feet tall. He usually wears blue jeans, work shoes and a hard h ...
    July 18, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Villa Park

    THUMBS UP: It's good to see the Villa Park Mariners Swim Team continue to grow. The club, which serves ages 5 to 18, has more than tripled in size ove ...
    July 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Elmhurst

    THUMBS UP: Good luck to DIY Teen Theatre's cast of "Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson," a political satire about America's controversial seventh president. ...
    July 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Lombard

    THUMBS UP: June Kortum, founder of The Gathering Lighthouse in Lombard, is on a mission to help people get their lives back on track through spiritual ...
    July 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
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