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  • Larson: Hold lawmakers accountable for equitable education funding

    A child has only one opportunity to experience a quality K-12 education. Unlike adult training or college experiences where multiple opportunities exi ...
    Dec. 13, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Letter: Glen Ellyn Park District is transparent and responsive

    To the Editor:I am responding to Colleen Trinko’s letter published Nov. 20 about the proposal for li ...
    Dec. 12, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Nov. 28-Dec. 4

    No follow-through from ComEdI would like to include the utility company ComEd in the ranks of compan ...
    Dec. 12, 2016 - 9:43 am
  • Old-school Italian meets modern influences at Vincitori

    WESTMONT – What do you get when you cross an old-world Italian grandmother with a fire house cook? Answer: Bob Airdo, executive chef and owner of Vinc ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 10:17 am
  • Letter: Honor veterans on Veterans Day

    To the Editor:Just an interesting observation I made on Veterans Day while driving around Downers Gr ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 3:57 pm
  • Valle: York Township seeks holiday help for families, tots in need

    “Mankind is a great and immense family. This is proved by what we feel in our hearts at  Christmas.” Pope John XXIII
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 8:57 am
  • Letter: Electoral College undermines democracy

    To the editor:How is it that in our supposedly democratic country, Hillary Clinton can win the popul ...
    Dec. 5, 2016 - 5:33 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Nov. 21-27

    Think about Earth and recyclePeople recycle, please. We must all think about our Earth and the envir ...
    Dec. 5, 2016 - 11:17 am
  • Palzet: The balance of a 21st-century education

    "Even though the future seems far away, it is actually beginning right now." Mattie StepanekOver the ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 8:23 am
  • Styf: Fenwick-IHSA court case was bad news for all

    This week, high school sports broke new ground, but not in a good way.There's a reason you saw menti ...
    Nov. 26, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Nov. 14-20

    Didn’t show upTo all those people who are protesting in the streets over Trump’s victory, they are t ...
    Nov. 28, 2016 - 1:37 pm
  • Letter: No need for lights at Newton Park in Glen Ellyn

    To the editor:Recently we attended a neighborhood meeting with the Glen Ellyn Park District regardin ...
    Nov. 20, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Expanded preschool helps improve lives

    To the editor:Fighting crime doesn’t start with arrests; it starts with ensuring children are equipp ...
    Nov. 18, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Mack's Golden Pheasant restaurant providing Czech recipes for nearly 70 years

    ELMHURST – Among the stuffed game displays, paintings and other decorations at Mack’s Golden Pheasant restaurant is nearly seven decades of local hist ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Carlson: Make something great at Westmont library

    <div class='p_News_text'>The Westmont Public Library is proud to offer our community members the opp ...
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 7:00 pm