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  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Nov. 9-15, 2015

    Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email msls ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 2:32 pm
  • Waubonsee Voices: How to put career development on your to-do list

    As the to-do list season kicks off this month with holiday preparations and festivities, it’s no wonder a less celebratory emotion tends to surface fo ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 6:52 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: Elburn residents continue to speak on Route 47 plans

    ELBURN – The potential Forest Preserve District of Kane County purchase of property at 1001 S. Main St. in Elburn continues to be debated at Elburn Vi ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 6:48 pm
  • Doyle: Give a Tuesday on #GivingTuesday

    Are you familiar with #GivingTuesday? You may want to circle this day – Tuesday, Dec. 1 – on your calendar.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Chamber Exchanger: Events, new and old, to fill your calendar

    The Women’s Business Council is hosting its first ever Fashion Show Luncheon, where local businesses will showcase their products and services.
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 6:52 pm
  • Peto: DuPage County Historical Museum gets new roof

    The artifacts at DuPage County Historical Museum, from Victorian-era wedding dresses to a working model railroad to a Civil War battle flag of the 36t ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Our View: Keeping the public informed

    When a soft lockdown situation took place Tuesday at two schools in Batavia School District 101, district officials alerted students’ families via ema ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 12:00 am
  • Good Natured: Sculpture in the Park: The Delnor Woods Edition

    St. Charles is known for many things, not the least of which is Sculpture in the Park. Hosted by the St. Charles Park District, the annual event showc ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 10:53 pm
  • Joan Knows: Plenty of holiday action to take place in Kane County

    Come on, guys. Forget the Starbucks controversy. Besides the fact Dunkin’ Donuts and Panera have more jolly cups, there are plenty of Christmas season ...
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 8:32 pm
  • Kozak: Thomas Ford Memorial Library building symbols have special meaning

    Earlier this year, Susan and Jerry Stockbridge of Glenview made one of their frequent visits to Western Springs to visit their son and daughter-in-law ...
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 4:32 pm
  • Downers Grove Friends of the Library hosts annual used book sale

    You gotta have Friends, as the old Bette Midler song goes.And it’s true. The Downers Grove Public Li ...
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 2:20 pm
  • Pinkney: Integrated health care meeting needs in southeast DuPage

    Two human services providers are teaming up to provide integrated behavioral health and human services for southeast DuPage’s most vulnerable resident ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Nov. 2-8, 2015

    Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email msls ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 2:40 pm
  • Park District Dish: Festival becomes tradition for local family

    The weather is turning cold, and the leaves are almost gone. It’s hard to believe it’s mid-November already.
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • Hill: The LeaderShop is more than a place to hang out

    Across the street from the South Campus of Lyons Township High School sits a building that houses The LeaderShop, a well-managed, cost-effective local ...
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 12:00 pm
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    High quality schools
    Diverse local merchants
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