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  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Lombard

    THUMBS UP: Happy birthday, Sheldon Peck. The late abolitionist and artist would have turned 217 years old on Tuesday. And thank you to the Lombard His ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Villa Park

    THUMBS UP: Seventeen years after joining the Villa Park Boxing Club as a 14-year-old, Anton Logun is back in the ring, but this time as the coach. The ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Villa Park

    THUMBS UP: A new law sponsored by Sen. Tom Cullerton, D-Villa Park, will make it easier for Illinois veterans with permanent disabilities to renew the ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Flowers: Sport of the future?

    My column last month dealt with the perfection of the sport of golf: the beauty of the course, the internal competition of hitting the perfect shot an ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 3:46 pm
  • Helton: District 88 welcomes new school year

    At District 88, we’re excited to have welcomed a new school year on Wednesday. A new school year is the perfect time to reflect on the successes of la ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Simler: DuPagePads 10th Annual Run 4 Home upcoming

    Join us on Sept. 6 for this CARA certified 5K and 10K run and 5K walk.Gather your friends, family an ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 5:39 pm
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Lombard

    THUMBS UP: Renovation has begun on the Lombard Metra station. The $9.7 million project will feature a pedestrian underpass, which will eliminate the n ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Villa Park

    THUMBS UP: Villa Park came up with a lot of great ideas while planning the village's 100-year anniversary celebration. A daylong picnic – complete wit ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Langton: Prioritizing school safety

    The safety of our children is a top priority for Addison School District 4. Our schools have always ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 12:34 pm
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Lombard

    THUMBS UP: The used book sale this week at First Church of Lombard will fund several scholarships, including one for a Glenbard East High School stude ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Villa Park

    THUMBS UP: The used book sale this week at First Church of Lombard will fund several scholarships, including one for a Willowbrook High School student ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Roskam: Fighting human trafficking in the foster care system

    For too many children in the foster care system, their lives have been filled with instability, abuse, and neglect. Often these children are passed fr ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 4:12 pm
  • Valle: Seniors feel heat relief at York Township

    Summer heat waves are common in the month of August, so please remember that York Township Hall at 1502 S. Meyers Road is an official cooling center f ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Lombard

    THUMBS UP: Several Lombard women are proving that you're only as old as you think you are. Eleanor Olson, who turned 100 in November, just celebrated ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 8:42 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Villa Park

    THUMBS UP: What better way to celebrate the Villa Park Centennial Celebration than through food? The Friends of Villa Park Public Library gathered 200 ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 8:42 am
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