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  • Moore: Library offers do-it-yourself holiday ideas

    Our patrons’ use of the library is evolving as many report that with their increased use of eBooks, audiobooks and digital streaming video and music, ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 3:12 pm
  • Our View: Judy Baar Topinka was devoted to public service in Illinois

    Before she was a politician, Judy Baar Topinka was an award-winning journalist.Topinka, 70, died ear ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 12:19 pm
  • Reeder: Topinka liked people and loved Illinois

    SPRINGFIELD – It’s a question of: macaroni or steak? That’s how Judy Baar Topinka explained the prob ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 12:35 pm
  • Lemery: Topinka leaves legacy of achievements and fond memories

    On the day in 2009 that the Illinois Legislature removed Rod Blagojevich from office, one of my first thoughts was, "This must feel like vindication t ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 12:01 pm
  • Mills: Holiday season means learning season at the library

    We have some wonderful programs coming up in December for the holiday season and some great programs to help you share and remember what happens this ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • Hewitt: Celebrate the holidays with District 58

    Enjoy the holidays with Downers Grove Grade School District 58!Our 13 schools will host holiday shop ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • Coen: Good things to come at the Westmont Public Library

    Residents will have a lot more to like about the Westmont Public Library with the rollout of several new services coming this spring.
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • Kaneland Connection: Santa, treats and holiday fun at Christmas in Kaneville

    KANEVILLE – Paxton Greiff approached Santa Claus, then took a step back. He took a candy cane, waited a second, then moved closer.
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 7:27 pm
  • Letter: Ten Thousand Villages coordinator thanks Glen Ellyn

    To the Editor:A sincere thank you from the Bunyaad Oriental Rug Program at Ten Thousand Villages, Ep ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 5:31 pm
  • Phalen: Join us in fostering community in West Chicago

    Since 2009, People Made Visible, Inc., founded by myself and internationally-exhibited contemporary artist Anni Holm, has been working to bring the We ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 1:01 pm
  • Letter: College of DuPage trustee McGuire should resign

    To the Editor:COD Board trustee Dianne McGuire offended everyone in DuPage County this week. Her job ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 12:41 pm
  • This and That: Casale offers options to celebrate season, help those in need

    Wow! It is December and the holidays are upon us. Where did the year go? With that being said, I hop ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 2:04 pm
  • Letter: No need to replace Lake Ellyn Park sidewalks

    To the Editor:I think the sidewalks in Lake Ellyn Park are perfectly fine. There's no uneven cracks ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 1:07 pm
  • Letter: College of DuPage board must address spending or step aside

    To the Editor:Memo to College of DuPage President Robert Breuder and his supporters on the Board of ...
    Dec. 4, 2014 - 3:43 pm
  • Lipinski: Will change lead to commonsense solutions?

    Another election has come and gone and many people have again voted for change.It has been apparent ...
    Dec. 4, 2014 - 1:07 pm
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