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  • La Grange District 102 OKs going to referendum for extra $3M in annual tax revenue

    LA GRANGE – La Grange School District 102 has opted to go to referendum to ask residents for an additional $3 million in annual tax revenue to help as ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 7:02 am
  • Thomas Ford Memorial Library in Western Springs names new director

    WESTERN SPRINGS – The Thomas Ford Memorial Library Board of Trustees has chosen Ted Bodewes to be its next director, according to a library news relea ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • Nazareth Academy's new facility nears completion

    LA GRANGE PARK – Nazareth Academy President Dennis Moran said it took the same amount of time to construct a brand new 49,000-square-foot academic and ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 7:17 am
  • Q&A with Dexter Fowler: Chicago Cubs All-Star takes time to teach finer points of baseball

    ELMHURST – The incredible success of the Chicago Cubs this season has been the No. 1 story in professional baseball.
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 1:45 pm
  • West Suburban Chamber welcomes new La Grange-area teachers: 5 photos

    The West Suburban Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosted its 51st annual New Teachers and Administration Welcome Breakfast on Aug. 16 at Capri Banque ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 6:56 am
  • Police Reports: Berwyn, Brookfield, La Grange Park and Riverside for Aug. 17

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 9:00 am
  • Solstice in Western Springs rises above the competition: Mystery Diner

    WESTERN SPRINGS – In recent years, brunch has evolved from a right of passage among weekend warriors to the second meal of the day; and nobody in the ...
    Aug. 15, 2016 - 6:46 pm
  • Hundreds converge for Palos Meltdown race

    More than 575 people competed Aug. 7 in the Palos Meltdown mountain bike race at the Pulaski Woods, Palos Forest Preserve in Willow Springs.
    Aug. 15, 2016 - 9:40 am
  • La Grange’s Community Nurse Health Center celebrates 95 years

    LA GRANGE – What began in La Grange in 1921 with one nurse weighing newborns and doing children's checkups has grown into a three-building medical cen ...
    Aug. 12, 2016 - 9:59 pm
  • Police Reports: Brookfield, La Grange Park and Riverside for Aug. 10

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • Letter: An idea to prevent traffic stop tragedies

    To the Editor:Traffic stops are often high-stress, unpleasant situations for both motorists and poli ...
    Aug. 4, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Police Reports: Berwyn, Brookfield, La Grange Park and Riverside for Aug. 3

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    Aug. 3, 2016 - 3:11 pm
  • Westchester teen flies with Harrison Ford

    WESTCHESTER – One lucky Westchester teen recently took flight with actor Harrison Ford as part of the Experimental Aircraft Association's Young Eagles ...
    Aug. 3, 2016 - 7:23 am
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: July 18-24

    Solve student loan problems nowConcerning our student loan problem in this country, something needs ...
    Aug. 1, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • The LeaderShop in La Grange offers summer camp to hone leadership skills

    LA GRANGE – Working mother Lisa Porter couldn’t be more thrilled with the experience her 10-year-old is having at Camp LeaderShop. The Robbins residen ...
    July 28, 2016 - 7:08 pm
  • Police Reports: Berwyn, Brookfield, La Grange Park and Riverside

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    July 27, 2016 - 4:40 pm
  • High school football: Lyons Township, teams from across Illinois prep for season during summer camp

    Friday, Aug. 26, will be the first time most fans get a look at the high school football teams they root for.
    July 27, 2016 - 11:29 am
  • La Grange businesses to celebrate Harry Potter release

    LA GRANGE – More than 20 La Grange businesses are joining with Anderson's Bookshop for a village-wide launch party of the much-anticipated "Harry Pott ...
    July 27, 2016 - 7:21 am
  • Kayla Morrissey racks up accolades with Grinnell softball

    Kayla Morrissey had plenty of success on and off the softball field as a freshman at Grinnell College (Iowa) in 2015.
    July 26, 2016 - 1:40 pm
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