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  • Countryside drive seeks donations for Louisiana flood victims

    COUNTRYSIDE – After seeing the images of the devastating floods in Louisiana earlier this month that left thousands of people homeless, Jack Kielczyns ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 9:00 am
  • High school football: Nazareth makes short work of Dunbar

    LA GRANGE PARK – The 2015 football season culminated in a state title for Nazareth's football team.T ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • La Grange man to compete in Chicago Triathlon, despite health challenges

    LA GRANGE – No one would ever know La Grange resident James Milkert, 36, is sick just by looking at him. While he appears healthy on the outside, Milk ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 2:43 pm
  • Metra BNSF work to cause delays through Sept. 16 in Chicago area

    Riders along the BNSF line may experience minor delays the next three weeks as work begins to replace more than 10,000 ties along the route, according ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 11:33 am
  • High school football: Nazareth eager to defend back-to-back state championships

    LA GRANGE PARK – Chris Sampleton knows what it takes to win a state championship. The senior defensive end and tight end attests that titles are won b ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 7:22 am
  • High school football: Lyons Township primed for season opener

    SENIOR SAYS Q&ALA GRANGE – Four-year varsity running back Reggie Terrell believes Lyons Township is ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 7:16 am
  • 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
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