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  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Elmhurst

    THUMBS UP: Lucie Gleason, 16, of Elmhurst plans to do more with her driver's license than just go to the mall. The York High School student, who recei ...
    July 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Moore: Renovations to make library 'even better'

    Shifts in society and in our community are changing the way you use your library. While we will always be the place for you to discover the latest bes ...
    July 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • 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 25, 2014 - 4:35 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 25, 2014 - 4:35 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 25, 2014 - 4:34 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 25, 2014 - 4:34 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 25, 2014 - 4:40 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 25, 2014 - 4:38 am
  • 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 ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:40 am
  • Smith: Elmhurst District 205 welcomes new leaders

    District 205 welcomes the following new central office administrators to Elmhurst for 2014-15:• Dr. ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 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 ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 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 ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:40 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 ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:40 am
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