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  • Letter: Donating blood saves lives

    To the editor:It’s high time that citizens of this country woke up to one cold, hard fact of life.We ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 1:30 pm
  • Downers Grove voters must weigh stormwater, mosquito questions on November ballot

    DOWNERS GROVE – Political races often get the bulk of the attention during election years, but Downers Grove residents will be asked a pair of questio ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Gotta Do It: Sept. 25 Oct. 2

    Sept. 25• Frankfort Country Market – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Kansas and Oak streets, Frankfort. Visit www. ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 10:50 pm
  • Lemont native Keith Latz remembered as community leader

    LEMONT – The village of Lemont lost one of its most active and beloved citizens Sept. 5 when Keith Latz died suddenly at the age of 57.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Five Years Ago in Lemont

    In the Sept. 23, 2011, edition of the Lemont Reporter/Met, the predecessor newspaper of the Lemont Suburban Life:
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Experience all things Czech at Lemont's 77th annual Moravian Day Festival

    LEMONT – You don’t have to be Czechoslovakian to enjoy the 77th annual Moravian Day Festival this weekend.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 7:32 am
  • League of Women Voters groups join forces to press candidates into forum participation

    Members of the League of Women Voters in DuPage, McHenry and Kane counties are uniting to assemble local politicians for a public forum before the Nov ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 7:42 am
  • Gotta Do It: Sept. 18 through Sept. 25

    Sept. 18• Boneyard Reject Annual Car Show/Swap Meet – 8 to 2 p.m., Will County Fairgrounds, Peotone. ...
    Sept. 17, 2016 - 10:43 pm
  • High school football: Lemont gets by Bremen to remain unbeaten

    LEMONT – After playing on the road for the first three games of the season, Lemont's football team had a memorable home debut on Sept. 23 as it topped ...
    Sept. 17, 2016 - 7:30 am
  • Phyllis Churulo remembered as kind and caring

    When a Pink Heals firetruck drove up to the home of retired Lemont Fire Chief Carl Churulo on Sept. 11, it wasn’t to put out a fire but instead to kee ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 3:41 pm
  • Five years ago in Lemont

    In the Sept. 16, 2011, edition of the Lemont Reporter/Met, the predecessor newspaper of the Lemont Suburban Life:
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 3:42 pm
  • Lemont welcomes newest Hall of Fame inductees

    LEMONT – Lemont High School will open the doors to its Athletic Hall of Fame on Sept. 18 for the latest class of inductees.
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 10:14 am
  • DuPage County Chairman Cronin proposes flat property taxes, $10.6M in reductions in 2017-18 budget

    WHEATON – Despite what he called a "disgraceful lag" on payments from the state and a second year without a budget in Springfield, DuPage County Board ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 7:24 am
  • DuPage County Election Commission offering special assistance with voter registration

    Voters who are elderly or handicapped can receive special assistance in voter registration, according to a news release from the DuPage County Electio ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 7:05 am
  • Star Wars comes to Lemont at Powerpalooza

    LEMONT – The Lemont Public Library is gearing up for a dual celebration Sept. 14. Powerpalooza II: T ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 3:06 pm
  • Keep Saturday open for Food for Thought: Taste of Lemont

    LEMONT – Where can you eat, be entertained by one of the Chicago area’s preeminent cover bands, have a lot of fun and help raise money for education – ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 3:07 pm
  • Five years ago in Lemont

    In the Sept. 9, 2011, edition of the Lemont Reporter/Met, the predecessor newspaper of the Lemont Suburban Life:
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 3:06 pm
  • Benioff : Event helps keep older adults safe on the road

    Older adults often notice subtle changes in their driving ability. This is natural because as we age, changes in our bodies may affect our driving ski ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • DuPage Election Commission seeks election judges

    The DuPage Election Commission continues to seek election judges for the Nov. 8 election, according to a news release from the county.
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Lemont Heritage Fest & Keepataw Parade kicks off Saturday

    LEMONT – For more than a quarter century, the Lemont Heritage Fest has been bringing families together for a day of entertainment, food and fun.
    Sept. 4, 2016 - 2:20 pm
  • Five years ago in Lemont

    In the Sept. 2, 2011, edition of the Lemont Reporter/Met, the predecessor newspaper of the Lemont Suburban Life:
    Sept. 4, 2016 - 2:19 pm
  • CITGO celebrates 90 years in Lemont

    LEMONT – If you think Citgo is all about putting gas in your car, think again.Crude oil, and its der ...
    Sept. 4, 2016 - 2:19 pm
  • Gotta Do It: Sept. 4 through Sept. 11

    Sept. 4• Frankfort Country Market – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Kansas and Oak streets, Frankfort. Visit www.v ...
    Sept. 3, 2016 - 10:49 pm
  • DuPage Health Department confirms 3 human cases of West Nile Virus

    The DuPage County Health Department has confirmed the first three cases of human West Nile Virus in 2016 from around the county, according to releases ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 7:22 am
  • Downers Grove, DuPage County to host train derailment exercise

    DOWNERS GROVE – DuPage County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, Downers Grove first responders and other public safety officials w ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 7:26 am
  • Reader Poll

    What do you like best about the autumn season?
    Cooler temperatures
    Leaves changing
    Fall fashion
    Pumpkin-flavored drinks/food