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  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Downers Grove

    THUMBS UP: Budding film careers may have taken root Saturday when four films by students from Downers Grove North and South high schools hit the big s ...
    Feb. 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Westmont

    THUMBS UP: Tournament success is all about getting hot at the right time, and the Westmont High School girls basketball team is on fire heading into t ...
    Feb. 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Woodridge

    THUMBS UP: Starting in 2016, seniors in Woodridge will have a new option for affordable housing. According to village officials, the decision to devel ...
    Feb. 12, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Run with big, medium and little dogs at ‘Run Fur Fun’

    See Spot run. See Dick run. See Jane run. See Spot run with Dick and Jane.No matter if one is named ...
    Feb. 11, 2015 - 9:58 pm
  • Letter: Support Vision 20/20 in DuPage

    To the EditorThe goal of Vision 20/20 is to fulfill the promise of public education. We endorse Visi ...
    Feb. 11, 2015 - 2:21 pm
  • Yekel: Inappropriate for whom?

    Shall I share my favorite censorship story?Occasionally people decide that something is not only unf ...
    Feb. 11, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Shlah: Teen dream realized at the Stickney-Forest library

    As we dig out cars, wait for the side streets to meet plows, and declare to ourselves, "Ok, that some winter is welcomed, but enough already," we also ...
    Feb. 11, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Domeracki: School districts work to develop shared vision

    In late January, the school boards and administration from Benjamin School District 25, West Chicago Elementary School District 33, Winfield School Di ...
    Feb. 11, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • McMaken: Outdoor spring fun is coming to Wheaton

    Although it may not feel like it, spring is right around the corner. We’ll slowly emerge from our houses to talk to our neighbors for possibly the fir ...
    Feb. 11, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Kaneland Connection: Collecting coats and promoting tolerance

    SUGAR GROVE – When Kaneland High School junior Andy McFarlin decided to put together a coat drive to benefit Aurora-based Hesed House, he said he saw ...
    Feb. 10, 2015 - 5:50 pm
  • Everett: Learn how to be a life-saving superhero

    Have you ever dreamed of having a super power? It’s actually easier than you think; all it takes is a CPR class – no capes or tights required.
    Feb. 10, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • Rauner's bipartisan leadership could turn Illinois around

    Following years of fiscal mismanagement that has led to a crippling state budget, rising unemployment and record-high outmigration rates, Gov. Bruce R ...
    Feb. 10, 2015 - 10:17 am
  • Buckson: Resident feedback leads to positive change at library

    In December, Westmont residents were given the opportunity to provide feedback about their library experience through a print survey distributed in ou ...
    Feb. 10, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Older women at risk for heart problems

    To the Editor:Five decades after February was declared American Heart Month one group remains especi ...
    Feb. 8, 2015 - 1:50 pm
  • Letter: Support HB0306

    To the Editor:Bill HB0306 has been filed with the Illinois General Assembly. Bill HB0306 would amend ...
    Feb. 8, 2015 - 1:47 pm
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