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  • 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 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
  • 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
  • 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 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
  • Palmisano: Technology transforms District 45 classrooms

    So, what are kids up to these days in School District 45? One hundred fifty seven years have passed since the first school house opened on Meyers Road ...
    July 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Perez: Food rescue thriving at People's Resource Center

    Each month, thousands of hungry DuPage County neighbors visit one of People’s Resource Center’s two food pantries in Wheaton and Westmont to choose a ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Villa Park

    THUMBS UP: June Kortum of Villa Park is on a mission to help people get their lives back on track through spiritual and emotional counseling. Kortum r ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Flowers: Lessons learned on the golf course

    My golf partner, Nick, plays golf with me each week at the Eaglewood golf course in Itasca. We play as part of the NEDSRA summer golf program. He is 1 ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Doyle: Children in need get new shoes through Bridge Communities partnership

    When a homeless family becomes part of Bridge Communities, their lives are transformed in major ways. They’re moved into a safe, stable apartment; the ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Villa Park

    THUMBS UP: It's good to see the Villa Park Mariners Swim Team continue to grow. The club, which serves ages 5 to 18, has more than tripled in size ove ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
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