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  • Flowers: Meekness plays important role in disability work

    Having worked at NEDSRA for a few years now, I’ve gotten a sense that working here is different from any other job I have had previously. I have not b ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 2:13 pm
  • Planting program to bring 191 trees to Lombard

    LOMBARD – Nearly 200 trees will be planted this fall in Lombard parkways to replace trees that were removed for various reasons.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 1:38 pm
  • Lombard Park District to accept applications for commissioner seats

    LOMBARD – Applications will soon be accepted for Lombard Park District’s board of park commissioner seats for the upcoming consolidated election, Apri ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 1:17 pm
  • Lombard real estate agent earns national recognition

    LOMBARD – A Lombard real estate agent recently was named one of America’s most productive agents by REAL Trends America’s Best Real Estate Agents.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 1:11 pm
  • Willowbrook junior wins award for research

    VILLA PARK – Willowbrook junior Sally Nijim won the LMI Aerospace Inc. Award for Excellence in Research.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 9:43 am
  • Library expansion plans hinge on Joliet Diocese review

    VILLA PARK – A decision by the Joliet Catholic Diocese will play a key role in how expansion plans progress at the Villa Park Public Library.
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Second half surge helps Montini beat De La Salle

    CHICAGO – There haven't been any easy games for Montini yet this season, but the Broncos picked up a crucial win at De La Salle on Friday.
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 12:18 am
  • Glenbard East rolls past East Aurora

    AURORA – Glenbard East delivered the perfect response to its first loss of the season. The Rams trav ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • DuPage forest preserve board to cast third vote to hire new executive director

    As the famous quote from former baseball player Yogi Berra goes, "It's like dčjá vu all over again."
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 4:37 pm
  • Addison Trail hosts open house

    ADDISON – Addison Trail High School Principal Adam Cibulka greets the crowd and shares information about Addison Trail during the school's open house ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 3:49 pm
  • Wood Dale trees provide course for annual climbing competition

    WOOD DALE – Professional tree climbers competed for the title of best climber in the Illinois Arborist Association’s Tree Climbing Championship on Sat ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 3:45 pm
  • Fire Department to teach smoke alarm safety at open house

    LOMBARD – Smoke alarm safety will be the focus of the Lombard Fire Department's open house 6 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 8 at Fire Station 1, 50 E. St. Charles ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 9:22 am
  • Girls cross country previews: State meet goals for Willowbrook, Montini, area teams

    The high school girls cross country season is in its early stages and as the season progresses runners will be setting their sights on the state meet ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Boys cross country previews: Seniors pace Willowbrook, Montini

    The starting gun has gone off on the boys cross country season and area teams are hoping the season ends with a trip to Peoria for the state meet. Her ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Village to hold hazardous waste disposal event

    LOMBARD – Residents can keep their homes safer and cleaner by disposing of hazardous waste Oct. 4 at the village’s municipal complex, 255 E. Wilson Av ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Trial begins for Villa Park man accused of 2013 home invasion

    VILLA PARK – A bench trial began Wednesday for a Villa Park man charged in a February 2013 home invasion.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:49 am
  • Student becomes master at Joe's Dojo

    VILLA PARK – Seeing his name posted across the front of his own dojo will seem unreal for Joe Garvey.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 9:54 am
  • 15-year-old leads mission to renovate local playgrounds

    LOMBARD – Bianca Spalla was swinging from these monkey bars and zipping down these slides just a few years ago.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 9:46 am
  • Turnovers too much for Warriors to overcome

    VILLA PARK – Six turnovers doomed Willowbrook in Week 3, and now the Warriors are staring at an 0-3 record.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 6:30 am
  • Broncos look to rebound in CCL Green debut

    CHICAGO – After an offensive showdown against East St. Louis, not many would have expected Montini's football team to get shut out in its next game.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
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