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  • Wheaton Studio Movie Grill celebrates national Autism Awareness Month during April

    WHEATON – Studio Movie Grill will offer special items and treats to help celebrate and raise funds during Autism Awareness Month in April, according t ...
    April 13, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • New video gambling rules in Lake in the Hills would raise fees, add space requirements

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Village Board will vote Thursday on an ordinance that would raise the yearly per-terminal video gaming fee for businesses from ...
    April 13, 2016 - 5:22 pm
  • Downers Grove resident launches window cleaning service

    DOWNERS GROVE – Jim Fordonski of Downers Grove has purchased a Window Genie franchise to serve the western suburbs, according to a company news releas ...
    April 13, 2016 - 9:53 am
  • Pools hiring, family event on tap in Villa Park

    VILLA PARK – A variety of jobs will be offered at Villa Park pools for the summer season.Parks and R ...
    April 12, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Elmhurst's Hazyl Boutique boasts fashion for all kinds of women

    ELMHURST –  Nancy Resing always knew she would open a fashion retail boutique. She was just waiting for the right time to do it.
    April 12, 2016 - 12:47 pm
  • Joe Caputo & Sons in Algonquin to be sold at auction

    ALGONQUIN – The three remaining locations of family-owned grocer Joe Caputo & Sons, including the Algonquin store, will be sold at an auction in May a ...
    April 12, 2016 - 11:24 am
  • Unique memories deserve a unique remembrance

    Keeping a deceased loved one alive in heart and mind is precious. Memories of private talks, special moments together, hardships overcome and blessing ...
    April 12, 2016 - 8:41 am
  • Don’t Leave Your Estate To Someone You Hate!

    There are plenty of horror stories out there about an individual who, after death, leaves a large life insurance policy to an ex-spouse or old busines ...
    April 11, 2016 - 8:04 am
  • Woodstock Menards looking to expand its Route 14 property

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock Menards is planning an expansion of its property with the construction of a new accessory warehouse building and an addition ...
    April 8, 2016 - 6:00 pm
  • BrightStar Care names Wheaton nurse 'Midwest Nurse of the Year'

    WHEATON – For many of the homebound people with whom home care nurses work, a smile can make a huge difference.
    April 9, 2016 - 7:35 pm
  • Jazi Mama’s Cafe brings coffee, community events to Berwyn

    BERWYN – When Luenetha Epperson attended North Park University in Chicago, she “fell in love with coffee shops.”
    April 10, 2016 - 9:27 pm
  • Huntley trustees move plan forward for veterinary clinic on Route 47

    HUNTLEY — A veterinary clinic along Route 47 is one step closer to opening after village trustees moved the proposal forward Thursday.
    April 8, 2016 - 2:42 pm
  • Downers Grove native opens bike shop in downtown

    DOWNERS GROVEAndrew Almazan is an avid cyclist, and now he has a business to share that love with th ...
    April 9, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • Downers Grove's Briosa Boutique brings new style to familiar location

    DOWNERS GROVE – The awning on the outside may still say Baubles & More, but occupying the space is a new women’s clothing boutique with a new name.
    April 10, 2016 - 9:23 pm
  • Understanding Long Term Care Insurance

    What is long term care? According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Long-term care (LTC) is a range of services and supports you ma ...
    April 7, 2016 - 7:52 am
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    What do you remember most about your high school graduation?
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