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  • Weeping icon at Homer Glen church attracting crowds

    HOMER GLEN – “I was speechless.”That was the Rev. Sotirios “Fr. Sam” Dimitriou’s reaction in July wh ...
    April 30, 2016 - 10:55 pm
  • Joliet Junior College chef honored by the American Culinary Federation

    JOLIET – Ken Thompson is a candidate for a national award to be announced this July from the American Culinary Federation.
    April 30, 2016 - 10:48 pm
  • Western Springs native to hold fundraiser after battling leukemia

    WESTERN SPRINGS – After donating blood many, many times throughout his life, Western Springs native Don Martin, 57, never thought he’d be on the recei ...
    April 29, 2016 - 6:54 am
  • Glenbard West to present 'As You Like It'

    GLEN ELLYN – Glenbard West High School in Glen Ellyn is finishing its theater season with one of William Shakespeare's most famous comedies, "As You L ...
    April 28, 2016 - 8:00 am
  • Pillars to host Sexual Assault Awareness Month balloon release, social

    LA GRANGE PARK – Pillars, a nonprofit based in La Grange Park that provides mental health and social services, will host the Denim Day Speak Out/Ballo ...
    April 26, 2016 - 2:26 pm
  • DuPage Health Department supports police chiefs' push for better mental health crisis assistance

    The DuPage County Health Department is supporting the DuPage County Chiefs of Police Association in its campaign to appoint a coordinator to help resi ...
    April 25, 2016 - 2:28 pm
  • David Sedaris coming to Raue Center in Crystal Lake: Tickets info & more

    Tickets for David Sedaris, performing at 7 p.m. Oct. 26 at the Raue Center For The Arts in Crystal Lake, will go on sale at noon April 26.
    April 25, 2016 - 1:20 pm
  • McHenry Rotary Blues, Brews & BBQ's festival needs sponsors

    McHENRY — Sponsors are needed so that more of the dollars raised during this summer’s Blues, Brews & BBQ’s festival can go toward community causes, sa ...
    April 20, 2016 - 2:39 pm
  • Cook County police officers to get heroin overdose antidote

    Law enforcement agencies throughout Cook County now will have lifesaving Evzio, or naloxone, to reverse heroin overdoses, according to a news release ...
    April 16, 2016 - 6:51 am
  • Jedlicka Performing Arts Center presents 'The Little Mermaid'

    CICERO – "The Little Mermaid" will open at 7:30 p.m. April 15 at Jedlicka Performing Arts Center at Morton College, 3801 S. Central Ave., Cicero.
    April 15, 2016 - 3:06 pm
  • College of DuPage trustees open to idea of reinstating Buffalo Theatre Ensemble

    College of DuPage trustees are receptive to the idea of reinstating the Buffalo Theatre Ensemble as a resident theater company at the college.
    April 14, 2016 - 6:22 am
  • Glen Ellyn-Wheaton Chorale celebrates 30 years of making music

    After singing in high school and studying music in college, Amy Raczka gave up that part of her life when she entered the workforce and became a mothe ...
    April 13, 2016 - 6:42 am
  • BrightStar Care names Wheaton nurse 'Midwest Nurse of the Year'

    WHEATON – For many of the homebound people with whom home care nurses work, a smile can make a huge difference.
    April 9, 2016 - 7:35 pm
  • La Grange School District 102 students rally to fight pediatric cancer

    LA GRANGE – Ogden Avenue School students Autumn McCareins (from left), Maggie Takash, Ava Wright, Cailin Reising and Morgan Reising attend the Just Ir ...
    April 8, 2016 - 2:36 pm
  • Glen Ellyn neighbors favor bicycle race planned near Lake Ellyn

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn residents living near Lake Ellyn are reacting favorably to plans for a proposed bicycle race called the Tour of Lake Ellyn tha ...
    April 9, 2016 - 7:31 pm
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