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  • Letter: Right to bear arms isn't relevant today

    To the editor:I do agree with Julie Hill of Glen Ellyn whose Feb. 9 letter advocated laws restrictin ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 9:00 am
  • Contested races make Algonquin Township GOP primary a bellwether

    The retirement of the supervisor and an effort to end a family’s half-century hold on the highway commissioner’s office makes the Algonquin Township R ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:00 am
  • Cary awarded for excellence in financial reporting

    CARY – For the 18th consecutive year, the village of Cary has been awarded a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 11:59 pm
  • Glen Ellyn town hall addresses education, Affordable Care Act

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education President Erica Nelson believes Illinois hasn't been doing its job to fund public educat ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 9:21 pm
  • Cary trustees mark capital improvement project priorities for next 5 years

    CARY – As the Cary Village Board reviewed its capital improvement plan for the next five years, one of the top priorities regarding the village includ ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 12:23 am
  • Crystal Lake City Council OKs plan for new MCC science center

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The City Council gave its blessing to McHenry County College’s plan to build a new $16.8 million science center.
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 12:24 am
  • Retiring McHenry mayor reflects on past, discusses city's future

    McHENRY – McHenry mayor Susan Low said she is optimistic about McHenry’s future, even after her term ends in April.
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 12:22 am
  • Letter: Roskam, DuPage County Republicans shouldn't dismiss constituents

    To the editor:It’s unfortunate Peter Roskam and the DuPage County Republicans see it fit to insult t ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 10:00 pm
  • Letter: 'Extreme gun rights' are not will of the people

    To the editor:I am horrified by the resolution to repeal an existing regulation that recently passed ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 9:00 pm
  • Berwyn Township candidates face off in primary

    BERWYN – The consolidated primary election in Berwyn is fast approaching on Feb. 28, and early voting is in full swing.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 9:54 am
  • Letter: In response to Sound Off's 'Thank you to those who marched'

    To the editor:Should we be sobbing for your party of blame or party of sour grapes when you can only ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 7:00 pm
  • Lake Ellyn improvements moving ahead thanks to release of state grant

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn Park District is moving ahead to finish improvements at Lake Ellyn Park now that a $400,000 matching grant has been releas ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 5:17 pm
  • Glen Ellyn Park District's annual report highlights 2016 achievements

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn Park District has published its annual report for the fiscal year ending Dec. 31, 2016. The annual report is available for ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 5:00 pm
  • Letter: Keep the march alive

    To the editor:Looking to keep the Women’s March alive? Consider the League of Women Voters, one of t ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 4:30 pm
  • Wheaton increases parking in downtown

    WHEATON – In an effort to increase parking for customers, employers and employees, the city of Wheaton has made the following changes to public parkin ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 4:00 pm