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Family in Focus


    There was a time when Mary Ellen Young thought teasing and bullying was just a part of childhood.  ...
    Aug. 3, 2016 - 9:36 am
  • Change is an integral part of life’s journey, and can come in many forms

    Change might be planned: a new job, a new home, a new diet and exercise routine, or a new outlook on life. 
    Aug. 3, 2016 - 9:32 am
  • Exhibit: Education

    A s area children, parents and teachers prepare to head back to the classroom, the Downers Grove Park District Museum is offering a nostalgic look at ...
    Aug. 3, 2016 - 9:26 am
  • Racking up memories

    I n 1891, the Ladies Library Association opened a small reading room above the Farmers Market and Merchants Bank on the northeast corner of Main and ...
    Aug. 3, 2016 - 9:24 am
  • Physical Fitness Tips for Seniors

    N eed proof that physical fitness has no age limit? Consider the story of Harriette Thompson, a Southerner who’s conquered a slew of marathons. 
    July 21, 2016 - 7:34 am
  • Food for thought

    T he list of brain-related problems grows longer as we age.  As we age, diseases – such as dementi ...
    June 1, 2016 - 8:21 am
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