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  • Simler: DuPagePads 10th Annual Run 4 Home upcoming

    Join us on Sept. 6 for this CARA certified 5K and 10K run and 5K walk.Gather your friends, family an ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 5:39 pm
  • Letter: Durbin, Madigan and tax avoidance

    To the editor:As Sen. Durbin rails against businesses who are deserting America to avoid high taxes, ...
    Aug. 10, 2014 - 5:49 pm
  • Roskam: Fighting human trafficking in the foster care system

    For too many children in the foster care system, their lives have been filled with instability, abuse, and neglect. Often these children are passed fr ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 4:12 pm
  • Papierski: 'Thank You' from the Glen Ellyn Food Pantry

    What does hunger look like in our community?The most recent Map the Meal Gap study, recently release ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 6:40 pm
  • Larson: Watch the screen time

    While in our school district we are excited about an iPad initiative beginning this fall with all freshmen, we will emphasize the importance of mainta ...
    July 29, 2014 - 5:15 pm
  • Letter: A call to action for letter writers

    To the editor:It's not what you say, it's what you write that means something. That's why I decided ...
    July 27, 2014 - 3:32 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
  • Letter: Inside Glen Ellyn's tennis time capsule

    To the editor:Tucked away in the western edge of Glen Ellyn's scenic Lake Ellyn Park is possibly the ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:34 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
  • Letter: Don't rope off the village parkway

    To the editor:I second my friend Rosemary's objection to roping off portions of the village parkway ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:34 am
  • Letter: Leaked email by College of DuPage president a disgrace

    To the editor:The email from COD President Robert Breuder published last week is a disgrace to the c ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:34 am
  • O'Kray: Protecting the past, present and future of Glen Ellyn's trees

    A beautiful maple tree located outside of a Glen Ellyn Park District recreation center is one of many that didn’t survive the brutal Chicago winter. F ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:34 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
  • Letter: Only tool the VA needs is funding

    To the editor:Rep. Roskam has an interesting outlook on the issues of slow service within the VA hos ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 am
  • Gbur: Volunteer to fundraise for WDSRA

    DuPage County is an exceptional area in which to work, live and play. There are a wealth of organizations whose missions strive to make our communitie ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:39 am
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