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  • Higgins: New leadership for Friends of Westmont Library

    The Westmont Public Library is happy to announce a new leadership team for our Friends of the Library, a group of volunteers who contribute their time ...
    April 11, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Letter: Hinsdale D-86's inequitable and confused one-time tax break

    To the editor:Taxpayers in DuPage County pay an extra 1 percent tax bill to all local governments pr ...
    April 11, 2016 - 11:06 am
  • Quigley: Explore Elmhurst with a fresh, new look

    The city of Elmhurst’s Explore Elmhurst rebranding campaign, including a colorful and hip logo, officially kicks off in May and is a part of this summ ...
    April 11, 2016 - 10:30 am
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: March 28-April 3, 2016

    Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email mslsoundoff@shawmedia.com. Shine light ...
    April 6, 2016 - 10:23 am
  • Valle: York Township fund drive underway to feed seniors

    If you read the February column, then you know DuPage Senior Citizens Council has lost much of its funding from the state because of the budget impass ...
    April 5, 2016 - 4:30 pm
  • Larson: Leaders need to 'hold hands and stick together' to find solutions

    Hardly a day goes by without the news headlines detailing the conflict, in-fighting and bickering among our politicians. In newspapers, online and on ...
    April 4, 2016 - 3:07 pm
  • Helton: Workforce Development Committee to benefit District 88 students

    At District 88, we know we are successful because of our partnerships. It takes all of us working together to help make sure our students and communit ...
    April 4, 2016 - 10:30 am
  • Palzet: Building culture through negotiations

    Over the course of the school year, the teachers/staff and the Board of Education of Pleasantdale School District 107 have engaged in contract negotia ...
    April 1, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: March 21-27, 2016

    Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email mslsoundoff@shawmedia.com.Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email msls ...
    April 5, 2016 - 3:58 pm
  • Letter: Thousands in Illinois rely on Direct Care Professionals

    To the editor:I am 48 years old and benefit from services provided to me by Ray Graham Association. ...
    April 5, 2016 - 3:56 pm
  • Letter: District 181 referendum for new school was doomed to fail

    To the editor:I write about “Referendum to issue bonds for new middle school fails” [from March 18]. ...
    April 5, 2016 - 3:52 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: March 14-20, 2016

    Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email mslsoundoff@shawmedia.com.Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email msls ...
    April 5, 2016 - 3:53 pm
  • Letter: Viaduct in Cicero needs to be repaired

    To the editor:My main concern is that the viaduct on Austin Avenue near 31st Street is in dire need ...
    April 5, 2016 - 3:51 pm
  • Letter: Rainwater mitigation needs new funding model

    To the Editor:I have no doubt there is a real need for some way to pay for our rainwater runoff prob ...
    April 5, 2016 - 3:51 pm
  • Letter: People who care for disabled deserve better wages

    To the editor:For the past eight years, Illinois has not increased Medicaid rates for developmental ...
    April 5, 2016 - 3:49 pm
  • Reader Poll

    How do you like to spend Mother's Day?
    Doing whatever Mom wants to do.
    I'm the mom, and I just want to see/hear from family
    Mom's no longer with us, but it's a day to remember her
    I don't mark Mother's Day