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  • Carter: Lemont Park District offers opportunities to give

    Growing up in Lemont and then having the opportunity to work in this great community, has been an incredible experience.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 2:58 pm
  • Radogno: Property taxes: It’s all about spending

    It’s not hard to understand why property taxes are a constant source of friction. Property taxes are ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 3:28 pm
  • Lipinski: Time to stop 'kicking the can' on transportation

    Recently, Congress passed a bill to move about $10 billion into the Highway Trust Fund to prevent a cutback in road construction and transit funding. 
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 3:17 pm
  • Ticknor: Theater venue a value to community

    Last weekend, hundreds of people attended Little Mountain Community Theatre’s debut production, “The Wizard of Oz.” The show was very entertaining and ...
    July 31, 2014 - 3:13 pm
  • Dellamano: Thank you to our Lemont Park District partners

    The Lemont Park District adopted an updated Strategic Plan last summer with great refocus on implementing the district VALUES in all operations.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • New D-113A superintendent: Thank you for warm welcome

    I am honored to have been selected as the Superintendent of Schools for Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • 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 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Lipinski: We can never say 'thank you' enough

    June 6 was the 70th anniversary of the Allied D-Day Invasion of Normandy that cracked the Nazi’s “Atlantic Wall” and led to the liberation of Europe i ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Saylor: Color-themed fun run planned for June 29

    What is the biggest and coolest trend in the race world right now? Color-themed fun runs!The Lemont ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Gestautas: Tri County SRA summer events in the works

    Tri County SRA’s Day Camp 2014 deadlines are approaching. It’s not too late to get in on summer fun.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Gestautas: Tri County SRA summer events in the works

    Tri County SRA’s Day Camp 2014 deadlines are approaching. It’s not too late to get in on summer fun.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Lipinski: Helping you cut through bureaucratic red tape

    Throughout the month of May, my office has been hosting senior fairs at various locations in the district.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Radogno: Scandal shows need for budget scrutiny, transparency

    The disturbing revelations that continue to surface with respect to Gov. Pat Quinn’s $55 million, failed “anti-violence” Neighborhood Recovery Initiat ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • Radogno: NRI scandal highlights need for budget scrutiny, transparency

    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 29, 2014 - 9:53 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 ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
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