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  • DuPage County Sheriff, drug treatment center team up to teach inmates dangers of overdosing

    Last July, more than a dozen people died from heroin – the high point in a year with a record-breaking 46 overdose deaths.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • Wood Dale scouts raise money for Grand Canyon picnic tables

    WOOD DALE – While many kids their age are enjoying lounging by a pool or sleeping in during summer vacation, a dozen Wood Dale Boy Scouts are preparin ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Portillo's close to deal with Berkshire Partners: reports

    Portillo's Restaurant Group, which includes locations in Villa Park, Downers Grove, Bolingbrook and Elmhurst, is in advanced talks to sell to buyout f ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Q&A with Toni Kukoc: Retirement life 'is perfect' for former Bulls great

    Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen endure as all-time great players for the Chicago Bulls. Toni Kukoc earned his own spot in Bulls' lore in 1994 when h ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Lightning strike sparks Lombard house fire

    LOMBARD – An apparent lightning strike stemming from severe weather that moved across the area Monday night sparked a fire that caused about $100,000 ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Bill Mueller Memorial Day to kick off Taste of Lombard

    LOMBARD – In memory of the late William Mueller, former Lombard village president, the Lombard Jaycees will kick off the 2014 Taste of Lombard with "B ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Summer reading continues at Helen Plum

    LOMBARD – The Summer reading program, "Fizz Boom Read!," will continue through July at the Helen Plum Memorial Library, 110 W. Maple St.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Lombard Fire reminding residents about firework safety

    LOMBARD – The Lombard Fire Department is reminding residents of safety tips and Illinois law related to fireworks.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Villa Park pools open on Fourth of July

    VILLA PARK – Villa Park Parks & Recreation has announced that Jefferson and Lufkin pools will hold special holiday hours July 4.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Lombard chamber to host golf classic, steak grill

    LOMBARD – The Lombard Area Chamber of Commerce & Industry will host its 2014 Golf Classic & Steak Grill from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. July 16 at Western Acre ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Two DuPage Democrats removed from November ballot

    The DuPage County Election Commission has removed two Democratic nominees from the November ballot because they each failed to secure enough valid sig ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Villa Park woman subject of county sheriff's Manhunt Monday

    VILLA PARK – The DuPage County Sheriff's Office today announced Griselda Fabian as its Manhunt Monday Pick of the Week.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • ESL assistance offered at Helen Plum Library

    LOMBARD – Volunteers from Literacy DuPage will be available for English Language Learners and ESL students from 4 to 6 p.m. July 7 at the Helen Plum M ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Electronics recycling set for Lombard Metra Station

    LOMBARD – An electronics recycling event will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday in the commuter parking lot of the Lombard Metra Station, 101 S. Ma ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Lombard to host summer blood drive

    LOMBARD – The village of Lombard summer blood drive will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. July 9 at both Yorktown Center and Lombard Village Hall.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Taste of Lombard to offer many flavors

    LOMBARD – The 2014 installment of the Taste of Lombard, beginning Tuesday at Madison Meadow Park, will feature something for just about everyone.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Circus of Paws coming to Villa Park library

    VILLA PARK – Chris McBrien will present Dr. Doolittle's Circus of Paws at 11 a.m. July 9 at the Villa Park Public Library, 305 S. Ardmore Ave.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • DuPage County invites residents to provide input on programs, spending with survey

    DuPage County residents will have the chance to tell county staff how they feel about county programs with a new online survey, according to a county ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • DuPage Coalition Against Heroin talks education funding, expanding med program

    The DuPage Coalition Against Heroin will soon seek county funding to expand its efforts in both the classrooms and the medicine cabinets of its reside ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Finding eggs under water

    VILLA PARK – Young swimmers were on the hunt June 20 at Lufkin Pool during the Villa Park Parks & Recreation's Aqua Egg Hunt event.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
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