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  • McHenry County College job fair draws a crowd

    CRYSTAL LAKE – It can be hard to find work, but McHenry County College sought to make it a little easier for students and residents Friday.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 11:19 pm
  • La Grange bookstore to host Berwyn native

    Berwyn native Paul Barile will read from and sign his novel, “My Brother’s Hands,” at 2 p.m. Oct. 23 at Anderson’s Bookshop, 26 S. La Grange Road, La ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Glen Ellyn chamber event to showcase local fashions

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn Chamber of Commerce Winter Showcase Fashion Show on Oct. 23 will put the spotlight on 14 Glen Ellyn boutiques while raisin ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Helfers: Credibility among reasons to be a chamber member

    Someone asked me the other day, why should they be a chamber member? My response was simple – why no ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:42 pm
  • Cafe 31 North brings unique breakfast, lunch items to McHenry

    McHENRY – A new restaurant, Cafe 31 North, officially opened its doors Oct. 10 in McHenry.Cafe 31 No ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:24 pm
  • Flatlander Market featured on American Express national TV ad campaign

    MARENGO – Don’t be surprised if you recognize a face or two when you walk into downtown Marengo’s Flatlander Market for lunch.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:17 pm
  • Lyons Township Transition Garden grows vegetables for community, experience for students

    LA GRANGE – Donavyn Coronado, a first-year student in Lyons Township High School’s Transition Program, usually doesn’t like to get dirty. But when the ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 7:32 am
  • A funeral honors a unique life, promotes healing

            We celebrate everything, from the mundane to the magnificent. Birthdays. Graduations. First ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:38 am
  • St. Mary of Gostyn offers support group for young families in the community

    Becoming parents is a joyful time in a couple’s journey; while life gets very busy, and there’s a lot to learn, the rewards are infinite.  During this ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 10:47 am
  • Forgotten Felines find love at new rescue facility In Westmont

    WESTMONT – Every year, hundreds of stray or abandoned cats undergo a transformation from being scared, hungry and homeless to being affectionate, heal ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 8:03 am
  • St. Joan of Arc Catholic School offers athletic opportunities for students

    Kids who participate in sports learn wonderful life lessons.  They learn to work with others to achieve a common goal, to follow directions, and to pl ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 8:57 am
  • Cary zoning board makes positive recommendation for Sage Products

    CARY – Sage Products is one step closer to starting its 27-acre expansion in Cary.At its meeting Thu ...
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 12:53 am
  • Time for Voters to Exercise Rights

    With the 2016 Presidential General Election only weeks away, it’s time once again for citizens across DuPage County to exercise one of their greatest ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 8:42 am
  • Maule: The best response to a problem is to be transparent

    As business leaders in Crystal Lake, we are on the precipice of tremendous change – new leadership at the state level, the county level, the national ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:41 pm
  • Berwyn Fire Department partners with pizzerias to promote fire safety

    BERWYN – The Berwyn Fire Department is teaming up with Benny’s Pizza and Paisans Pizza in Berwyn to promote fire prevention.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 7:47 am
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