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  • Perez: Food rescue thriving at People's Resource Center

    Each month, thousands of hungry DuPage County neighbors visit one of People’s Resource Center’s two food pantries in Wheaton and Westmont to choose a ...
    July 25, 2014 - 12:45 pm
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Elmhurst

    THUMBS UP: Good luck to all riders in today's Elmhurst Cycling Classic. The course for the second annual event will lead cyclists around the Elmhurst ...
    July 25, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Doyle: Children in need get new shoes through Bridge Communities partnership

    When a homeless family becomes part of Bridge Communities, their lives are transformed in major ways. They’re moved into a safe, stable apartment; the ...
    July 23, 2014 - 6:20 pm
  • 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
  • Quigley: Term limits, redistricting return to drawing board

    A Cook County judge on June 27 cited conflicts with the state of Illinois Constitution in rejecting signature-driven campaigns to get constitutional a ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Elmhurst

    THUMBS UP: It almost sounds like the set of a sci-fi movie – emergency personnel providing treatment to robot patients. In fact, the training simulati ...
    July 11, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Moore: Why buy when you can borrow from library?

    Recent news articles are full of tips to save money – in particular, how to curb your spending on “extras,” things like magazines, movie tickets, and ...
    July 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • McGuire: Understanding trauma with Family Shelter Service

    Trauma robs people of feeling safe. It interrupts their world view and can alter it forever. And traumatic experiences are more pervasive than one mig ...
    July 7, 2014 - 7:09 pm
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Elmhurst

    THUMBS UP: Residents continue to make their voices heard on a passionate topic in Elmhurst. More than two dozen community members attended last week's ...
    June 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Smith: Elmhurst District 205 welcomes new leaders

    District 205 welcomes the following new central office administrators to Elmhurst for 2014-15:• Dr. ...
    June 27, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Elmhurst

    THUMBS UP: Disaster appears to have been averted despite a scary scene last week when a Streamwood man was trapped for nearly two hours under a dump t ...
    June 25, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Elmhurst

    THUMBS UP: It was fun to see Elmhurst public safety officials out of uniform and having fun with friends and family last week. Sky Zone in Elmhurst br ...
    June 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Quigley: Controversy marks sign of the times

    "Sign, sign, everywhere a sign. Blockin' out the scenery, breakin' my mind. Do this, don't do that, can't you read the sign?" So goes the 1971 song by ...
    June 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Simler: DuPage Pads earns highest ratings from nonprofit evaluators

    DuPage Pads earns 4-star rating from Charity NavigatorDuPage Pads, a nonprofit whose mission is to e ...
    June 17, 2014 - 7:13 pm
  • Valle: The truth about Independence Day

    Spring is turning into summer, and with Memorial Day behind us, we look forward to the Fourth of July. While doing some research for this column, I ca ...
    June 13, 2014 - 5:30 am
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