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  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Hinsdale

    Thumbs up to the Hinsdale Humane Society for hosting its sixth annual Pet and Brick Blessing on June 22. About 75 guest and 20 pets attended the event ...
    July 15, 2014 - 2:50 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Hinsdale

    Thumbs up to Paul and Robyn Garrison, who are the new owners of Frugal Muse in Darien, 7,000-square-foot store that buys and sells books, music, movie ...
    July 11, 2014 - 12:24 pm
  • Radogno: The tragedy of a failed program

    Each year, the governor is required to present an annual budget address by an established date. But this year, political posturing has taken precedenc ...
    July 11, 2014 - 10:27 am
  • Kleckner: Hinsdale Public Library offers something for everyone in busy summer months

    A friend from Texas once explained that moving slowly was the only way to survive the sun: "Hustle too much down in San Antonio and you’d give yoursel ...
    July 9, 2014 - 1:53 pm
  • 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 7, 2014 - 7:09 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Hinsdale

    Thumbs up to Oak Brook resident Holly McGinn for again competing in Bike MS Tour De Farms on Saturday and Sunday. A multiple sclerosis survivor, McGin ...
    July 3, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • White: Greetings from the new District 181 superintendent

    I first want to share my appreciation to the district community for your support of our schools and your warm welcome.
    July 2, 2014 - 3:30 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Hinsdale

    Thumbs up to the handful of local officials and Graue Mill Homeowners Association for helping secure more than $3 million in state and federal flood m ...
    June 26, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Hinsdale

    Thumbs up to Hinsdale Humane Society for celebrating its 25th annual Pet Walk on June 1 at Katherine Legge Memorial Park. More than 500 people and sev ...
    June 20, 2014 - 9:10 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 ...
    June 17, 2014 - 7:13 pm
  • Kleckner: Hinsdale Public Library pivots with purpose

    As collectors and catalogers of information, librarians are exposed to a lot of great ideas. One that currently resonates with me is the buzzword “piv ...
    June 17, 2014 - 2:00 pm
  • Letters: No trust among District 86 board majority

    To the Editor:One year leading Hinsdale District 86 School Board, majority members Manley, Corcoran, ...
    June 17, 2014 - 1:00 pm
  • Roskam: Work needed to fix VA hospital system

    Over the past several weeks, disturbing reports have emerged of widespread mismanagement at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs that resulted in s ...
    June 4, 2014 - 12:53 pm
  • 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 ...
    May 28, 2014 - 4:13 pm
  • 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’ ...
    May 22, 2014 - 5:33 pm
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