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  • 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
  • Tracks at 47th Street, East Avenue need help

    To the editor:I've been driving to and from work by way of 127th Street in Alsip for the past eight ...
    June 30, 2014 - 3:29 pm
  • Schlichting: District 105 Foundation has accomplished much already

    In just a short time, the District 105 Foundation has accomplished a lot toward its mission to make a difference in the community by empowering studen ...
    June 26, 2014 - 1:01 pm
  • Stefanik: Argo student awarded Catherine Menninger Scholarship from the LeaderShop

    Each year, The LeaderShop offers high school seniors who participate in its programs a chance to apply for the Catherine Menninger Scholarship. Applic ...
    June 13, 2014 - 3:56 pm
  • Folkerts: Library fun for young ones

    School is out for the summer, but many local libraries are gearing up once again for a busy and hot season. Librarians at the Thomas Ford Memorial Lib ...
    June 5, 2014 - 2:37 pm
  • Moriarity: Paws to Read and summer reading benefits from the La Grange Park library

    Many parents want their children to continue reading and coming to the library over the summer to keep them busy with fun activities. But, beyond the ...
    June 4, 2014 - 1:06 pm
  • Jasinski: The Pet Parade means summer

    During a harsh February, we dreamed of summer. It arrives – unofficially at least – this weekend wit ...
    May 29, 2014 - 4:07 pm
  • La Grange needs to tighten its belt

    I can't believe the La Grange Village Board is again raising our water rate on the heels of a recent hike. And the sewer rate is going up. And there's ...
    May 14, 2014 - 1:41 pm
  • Tobolski: Lots to explore and be proud of in Cook County's Forest Preserve

    With the arrival of the long overdue warm weather I wanted to take a moment to highlight the tremendous progress that the Cook County Forest Preserve ...
    May 14, 2014 - 1:35 pm
  • Callaghan: Westchester library partners with Library of Congress to honor vets

    Westchester honors its veterans and nowhere has the fact been more evident than in its annual Veterans Day ceremony and 5K Run. To do our part, the We ...
    May 8, 2014 - 2:10 pm
  • Paul: EPA to hold hazardous waste collection in Countryside

    The Illinois EPA coordinates one-day household hazardous waste collections each year in the spring and fall. The first of these collections began in N ...
    May 8, 2014 - 2:08 pm
  • Excitement builds for The Moving Wall

    To the Editor:Excitement is building as Berwyn prepares to welcome The Moving Wall. The half-size re ...
    April 25, 2014 - 12:33 pm
  • Lemery: Get the latest news and weather delivered straight to your phone

    If you've ever found yourself in one of these situations, we've got something for you: • You're chat ...
    April 21, 2014 - 12:59 pm
  • Schlichting: College and career readiness in District 105

    The District 105 mission to empower students to pursue their talents, interests and dreams begins with our teachers working closely with families to e ...
    April 25, 2014 - 12:31 pm
  • Sound Off for Feb. 3 to March 2

    The following is what our readers sounded off about this week: Attention joggers, bikers and pedest ...
    March 10, 2014 - 10:09 am
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