23°FFairFull Forecast


  • Our view: Breuder's payoff part of a pattern of poor leadership

    In a state with budgets in disarray, with the biggest pension crisis in the nation, with one governor in prison for corruption and another just recent ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 4:52 pm
  • Letter: Recognizing hero police officers in Berwyn

    To the Editor:Split second decisions: We, as a society, so often stand in judgment of these.We will ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 2:03 pm
  • Letter: Great to see the community getting involved in school board election

    To the editor:I am writing to support the 12 individuals who have recently declared themselves candi ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 2:02 pm
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Up for Woodridge

    THUMBS UP: When there’s this much pizza at a party, everybody wins. Seven pizzerias from Downers Grove and Woodridge delivered up their tasty pies for ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Up for Downers Grove

    THUMBS UP: When there’s this much pizza at a party, everybody wins. Seven pizzerias from Downers Grove and Woodridge delivered up their tasty pies for ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Keep Clyde Estates as it is

    To the Editor:I have lived in Downers Grove where I raised our family since the late 1940s. I served ...
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 6:31 pm
  • Formento: Glen Ellyn honors Citizen of the Year, Community Awards

    The Glen Ellyn Chamber of Commerce and the Village Fair Committee have joined together again to present the Community Awards for 2015. The following a ...
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 11:34 am
  • Pinkney: Grandparents Raising Grandchildren find support and success

    More than 2.5 million grandparents in America are raising their grandchildren, and almost 100,000 throughout Illinois do so, according to AARP. For ma ...
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 11:14 am
  • Kaneland Connection: Kaneland passes on STEM school opportunity

    SUGAR GROVE – Calling it “one of the most difficult” decisions she has had to make in a decade, interim Kaneland Superintendent Renee Goier on Monday ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Phalen: Warrenville reflects on the end of the American Civil War, 150 years later

    In 2011, the Warrenville Historical Society joined the national commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War, which broke out in 1 ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 4:13 pm
  • Smith: Technology initiative redefines learning in District 205

    The U.S. Department of Education's National Education Technology Plan challenges educators to “create engaging, relevant and personalized learning exp ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 12:55 pm
  • Helton: 2015 brings recognition, TV segment to District 88

    As we head into the second semester of the 2014-15 school year at DuPage High School District 88, we would like to share with you some exciting news, ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 12:40 pm
  • Craver: Sportsplex Wars Episode II: Revenge of the TIF

    I don’t know about you, but I’m currently in a love-hate relationship with sports, and that’s not counting the Bears’ abysmal season.
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • Forssberg: Westmont has momentum heading into 2015

    2015 is here with a strong start in the Westmont Business Community.The Westmont Chamber has prepare ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 7:14 pm
  • Ashton: Movie season at the Downers Grove Library

    Now is the season of the year when all our thoughts turn to the movies.At the Downers Grove Public L ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 6:58 pm
  • Watch Now

    Player embeded on all SLM instances for analytics purposes.

    Lemont varsity cheerleaders half-time

    More videos »

    Reader Poll

    Who's your favorite Mount Rushmore president?
    Thomas Jefferson
    Abraham Lincoln
    Teddy Roosevelt
    George Washington