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  • Addiction in the suburbs series: 5 myths about teen substance abuse

    We love our kids, don’t we? In my experience, the vast majority of parents truly don’t believe their kids will be the ones who get caught up in substa ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 7:40 am
  • High school boys basketball: Downers Grove North, Downers Grove South peaking before start of postseason

    The grind of the high school basketball regular season is about to give way to the grind of the postseason as teams from across the state start on the ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 3:30 pm
  • Former Downers Grove man found guilty of murdering mother, despite claims of suicide attempt

    DOWNERS GROVE – A former Downers Grove man has been found guilty of killing his mother, despite his claims she shot herself, according to a news relea ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 9:48 am
  • Pleasantdale District 107 board approves superintendent contract

    The Pleasantdale School District 107 Board of Education approved a new five-year contract for Superintendent Dave Palzet at its Jan. 18 meeting, accor ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 3:49 pm
  • Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve in Darien to host Great Backyard Bird Count

    DARIEN – Whether you are a die-hard birder or just enjoy a nature walk, area residents are invited to be part of the worldwide Great Backyard Bird Cou ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:14 am
  • Szafranski: Indian Prairie Public Library serves up tech buffet

    Is your technology cupboard bare? Your library card can be a meal ticket for an all-you-can-eat technology buffet. Indian Prairie Public Library now o ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 5:30 pm
  • High school wrestling: Hinsdale Central's Ivanisevic wins first sectional title, books state tourney berth

    DOWNERS GROVE – There is a first time for everything, and for Niko Ivanisevic the time is now.The Hi ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 9:30 pm
  • High school wrestling: Downers Grove North's Cummings, Downers Grove South's Villalobos book state berths

    DOWNERS GROVE – The sectional wrestling tournament was a step in the right direction for Nate Cummings.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 7:30 pm
  • High school girls gymnastics: Downers Grove South trio moves on to state meet

    OSWEGO – Downers Grove South senior Kayla Carlson’s chronic back injury nearly prevented her from competing this gymnastics season.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 5:30 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Downers Grove South stays alive in conference race with win against Hinsdale South

    DOWNERS GROVE – A conference title chase requires unexpected heroes, and Downers Grove South sophomore guard Wes Hooker filled the role Feb. 10.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 3:30 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Postseason almost here for Downers Grove North, Downers Grove South

    The regular season seemed to fly by as girls basketball teams now are getting ready for the Class 3A and 4A playoffs. Here’s the outlook for Downers G ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 9:30 am
  • Talley's Kitchen + Bar offers hearty cooking in cozy atmosphere

    CLARENDON HILLS – On one of the coldest nights of the new year, my dining companion and I were looking for a hearty meal at a place we had never visit ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 9:45 am
  • “Dancing with Stevie” to raise money for 18-year-old cancer patient

    A few days before her 18th birthday last July, Stephanie Anderson was diagnosed with stage IV Osteosarcoma bone cancer.
    Feb. 5, 2017 - 9:48 pm
  • High school wrestling: Downers Grove North, Downers Grove South among area schools ready for postseason push

    The end of the postseason road for high school wrestlers is the State Farm Center in Champaign for the state tournament from Feb. 16 to 18. Here’s the ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • High school basketball: Semaj Henderson, Eddie Boston help Downers Grove North get back on track

    DOWNERS GROVE – Maybe this was the turning point for Downers Grove North’s boys basketball team.Ther ...
    Jan. 1, 2017 - 7:30 am
  • High school boys basketball: Downers Grove South rises to occasion on Hall of Fame night

    DOWNERS GROVE – Elements past and present combined for a memorable night at Downers Grove South.The ...
    Jan. 31, 2017 - 9:00 pm