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  • Letter: Two wrongs don't make a right

    To the editor:Recently U.S. Rep. John Lewis stated he "did not regard Trump as a legitimate presiden ...
    NEW: Feb. 20, 2017 - 1:18 pm
  • Begalka: Algonquin's circus history

    The circus circuit had connections to Algonquin. They were called “freaks” or “geeks.” But one thing is undeniable: They were remarkable.
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 12:44 am
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Feb. 6-13

    New leadership needed in BerwynThe current mayor of Berwyn is bragging about all the wonderful thing ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 4:26 pm
  • Szafranski: Indian Prairie Public Library serves up tech buffet

    Is your technology cupboard bare? Your library card can be a meal ticket for an all-you-can-eat technology buffet. Indian Prairie Public Library now o ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 5:30 pm
  • Quigley: U.S. economy – More good than bad

    While America’s economy, or gross domestic product, grew at only 1.9 percent in 2016 versus the 3 percent standard, 2.3 million new jobs were created ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:03 am
  • Celebrate Westmont’s inaugural Restaurant Week

    WESTMONT – The Westmont Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau will initiate and sponsor the first-ever Westmont Restaurant Week beginning March 9 and ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 12:53 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Jan. 30-Feb. 5

    Lack of school zone on Ogden Avenue a dangerAlong Ogden Avenue, just west of LaGrange Road, there ar ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 3:00 pm
  • Palzet: Facilities planning for the 21st century: Modernizing school learning environments

    There is a saying, “Failing to plan is planning to fail,” and the Pleasantdale Board of Education takes this saying seriously. Over the course of the ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 6:00 am
  • Letter: Consider donating time to FISH

    To the editor:The FISH Organization is in dire need of volunteers! Can you help? For years you have ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 10:00 pm
  • Talley's Kitchen + Bar offers hearty cooking in cozy atmosphere

    CLARENDON HILLS – On one of the coldest nights of the new year, my dining companion and I were looking for a hearty meal at a place we had never visit ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 9:45 am
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Jan. 23-29

    Make your voices heardPeople of Lemont who treasure the walking path, the dog park, the topography, ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 7:00 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Jan. 16-22

    Start off freshIf there is anything we an all agree upon it's that President Trump is going to be an ...
    Jan. 31, 2017 - 9:00 am
  • Celebrate Mardi Gras all month long at Pappadeaux in Westmont

    WESTMONT – As January begins to fade and we hit the home stretch to spring, Mardi Gras festivities begin in many parts of the country culminating on F ...
    Jan. 31, 2017 - 6:07 am
  • Letter: Enjoy the ride

    To the editor:Poor Walt Zlotow, like other Democrats he just can't accept the fact that Donald Trump ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 12:00 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Jan. 9-15

    Address rail crossings in WheatonThe rail crossing on President Street [in Wheaton] is bad at any sp ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 11:00 am