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  • 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 23, 2014 - 6:20 pm
  • Coen: Library offers easy and convenient online collections

    Part of my job as the Director of the Westmont Public Library is to make sure the residents of Westmont know about the services and collections we pro ...
    July 23, 2014 - 2:27 pm
  • Sugar Grove Corn Boil gets underway this weekend

    SUGAR GROVE – The slogan – “Be nice. Be happy. Be dancing.” – will help the Kindness Campaign get its second year off to a rousing start with a “Happy ...
    July 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Park District Dish: Batavia Park District launches new volunteer program

    The Batavia Park District is inviting the community to, “Be a part of the fun ... volunteer!”Accordi ...
    July 22, 2014 - 11:04 pm
  • Letter: Don't rope off the village parkway

    To the editor:I second my friend Rosemary's objection to roping off portions of the village parkway ...
    July 22, 2014 - 8:07 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Downers Grove

    Thumbs up to Downers Grove native and Conservation Police Officer Steve Vasicek, who was recently named the Mississippi Flyway Council Waterfowl Offic ...
    July 22, 2014 - 2:14 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Westmont

    Thumbs up to the Village of Westmont for giving the public a voice in whether or not to institute a stormwater utility fee. This past spring, the vill ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • OUR VIEW: Weather danger can come in many forms

    Thunderstorms come in varieties.Some force you to cancel your plans for a picnic or summer festival. ...
    July 21, 2014 - 3:59 pm
  • New D-113A superintendent: Thank you for warm welcome

    I am honored to have been selected as the Superintendent of Schools for Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A.
    July 21, 2014 - 1:36 pm
  • Lerner: Downers Grove community can save the Edwards house

    Thank you for calling attention to the threat to a Downers Grove landmark, the Edwards house. It’s a familiar sight to residents: a magnificent, elabo ...
    July 21, 2014 - 12:06 pm
  • A doggone great wedding

    Brides- and grooms-to-be, I obviously have come late to the modern wedding scene, but I had no idea how popular it is to have dogs at ceremonies and r ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:32 am
  • Editorial: ZIP code makes all the difference

    Should society invest less money in children in Round Lake simply because of their ZIP code?The inst ...
    July 21, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Leaked email by College of DuPage president a disgrace

    To the editor:The email from COD President Robert Breuder published last week is a disgrace to the c ...
    July 18, 2014 - 3:14 pm
  • Domeracki: Engaging students in the digital age

    This summer and throughout the coming school year, Community High School District 94 is preparing for our all-school one-to-one Chromebook digital con ...
    July 18, 2014 - 12:18 pm
  • Ashton: A unique perspective on a library's importance

    Mark Zipoy doesn’t look like a typical library supporter. He’s at least six and a half feet tall. He usually wears blue jeans, work shoes and a hard h ...
    July 18, 2014 - 10:42 am
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