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  • 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
  • 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 ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:39 am
  • 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 ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:39 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Elmhurst

    THUMBS UP: A 17-year-old York High School student blended technology and fashion to design a line of formal dresses that convert into shorter dresses ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:37 am
  • Kids reading program prevents 'summer slide'

    With summer right around the corner, we’re gearing up at Elmhurst Public Library for our annual summer reading program. The Kids’ Library will be part ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 am
  • Travis: Neighbors helping neighbors

    Great storms blew through recently and I couldn’t help but think about the figurative storms that often blow through people’s lives: health emergencie ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:36 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Elmhurst

    THUMBS UP: This film was years in the making, but Elmhurst resident Billy DuBose, 31, has completed his tribute to the Godzilla franchise. DuBose comp ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:36 am
  • Letter: Why does DuPage County pay the most for its county clerk?

    To the editor:In every county in Illinois, the electoral process is carried out by the county clerk’ ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:37 am
  • Letter: Elmhurst should support renewable energy with aggregation program

    To the Editor:In 2012, Elmhurst residents and small businesses were given an opportunity to save mon ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:37 am
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