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  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Westmont

    Thumbs up to Westmont resident Nichole Yunger for starting Saturn Soap Co. out a her basement this spring and debuting her products at local farmers a ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 9:00 am
  • Woolly bear caterpillar quite the child star

    Note to readers – the following column originally ran in 2008. Some updates have been added.“Where a ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 12:07 am
  • In Your Court: The phases of litigation

    One of the most common questions I receive at the consultation is, “How long will my case take?”Ther ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 10:26 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Elmhurst

    THUMBS UP: An iconic piece of Elmhurst architecture has earned a second lease on life. The cupola – the white, steeple-looking structure on top of the ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Lombard

    THUMBS UP: Children will have more room to play, sing and explore once the Helen Plum Memorial Library finishes converting a 500-square-foot staff roo ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Domeracki: Homecoming brings community together

    There is nothing like a Homecoming week to excite our students and staff and invigorate our school. Community High School District 94 celebrated Homec ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 2:07 pm
  • LaRocca: Addison offers opportunities in manufacturing

    Summer is officially over. Students are back in school here at home or settled and attending class in college, and schedules have returned to normal. ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 1:57 pm
  • Tobolski: Ways we're going green in Cook County

    The Cook County Board of Commissioners has begun several programs geared to improve the environment and increase sustainability across the county. My ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 12:55 pm
  • Letter: Residents thank group of Berwyn women for their help

    To the Editor:All to often, people are criticized. Today, we would however like to commend a great g ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 12:53 pm
  • Letter: CUSD 201 referendum question is 'doomed to fail'

    Similar actions may produce similar resultsTo the Editor:CUSD 201’s board recently voted to place a ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Downers Grove

    Thumbs up to Chicago Cubs pitcher Neil Ramirez for surprising cancer patients at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital on Sept. 17 with autographs, hats, s ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Valle: Food pantry's needs grow as holidays approach

    Here we are in October again looking forward to the change of seasons, Halloween and all the holidays that follow. This is the time of year when the Y ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Park district’s fall-fun events make for ghoulishly good time

    “Stop! You’re scaring me!”If the thought of marauding zombies, ghostly specters and spooky mansions ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 10:44 pm
  • Ives: What suburban taxpayers should know about SB16

    Senate Bill 16, which has passed in the Illinois Senate and is awaiting debate in the House, will make sweeping changes in how the state funds educati ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 6:55 pm
  • Larson: Strategic planning key to success of iPad implementation

    There seems to be no area of our personal or professional lives that technology has not impacted. In education, we know that if implemented strategica ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 6:06 pm
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