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  • Crawford: Welcome to new Chamber630 board members

    At the end of July, the Chamber630 nomination committee finalized interviews for those applying to serve on the Board of Directors. Their recommendati ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 10:30 am
  • Perez: Library cards offer a world of learning

    It’s that time of year again when kids are desperately trying to make the days last longer and parents are scrambling to get their children everything ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 8:30 am
  • Ross: Women need to know heart-healthy stats

    Heart disease is the leading cause of death for women in the U.S. While that fact is sobering, there are important numbers you need to know to help ke ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 3:00 pm
  • Letter: University of Illinois making wasteful decisions

    To the editor:As one who's painfully watched my Glen Ellyn neighbor, College of DuPage, squander mil ...
    Aug. 22, 2015 - 8:00 pm
  • Meyer: The LeaderShop changes the lives of youth and adults alike

    Little did I know when I did some volunteer work for The LeaderShop 25 years ago that my involvement with the youth agency was only just beginning.
    Aug. 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Thumbs-up to Kaneland High School holding a homecoming day parade

    At many high schools, a homecoming parade is an annual tradition, providing an opportunity for a community to gather with students, teachers and staff ...
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 10:31 pm
  • Our View: Thumbs-down to St. Charles officials considering to allow video gaming

    St. Charles officials are considering whether to allow video gaming.If the city’s aldermen vote in f ...
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 10:32 pm
  • Good Natured: These creatures of the night are truly amazing

    Odd creatures roam our streets by night. Sidewalks, too. And driveways, and front and back steps – especially those with lights.
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 7:48 pm
  • Friscia: The Lemont Park Foundation continuing helping hand to the community

    As summer begins to come to a close, the Lemont Park Foundation continues to raise funds and provide services to our local community with their volunt ...
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 5:00 am
  • White: Enjoy final weeks of summer in downtown Glen Ellyn

    It is amazing how fast summer arrives and then comes to an end. The anticipation of the fun to be had is only surpassed by the good times enjoyed by a ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 4:30 pm
  • McDonald: Downers Grove District 99 releases 'state of the district' report

    District 99 recently provided its annual “state of the district” report to the Board of Education. Key accomplishments made during the 2014-15 school ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 12:12 pm
  • Beyond the Bookshelves: eMedia offers entertainment, education for all

    Did you know a Geneva Public Library card provides you with free, 24/7 access to thousands of eBooks, eComics, eMagazines, eAudiobooks, movies, music ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • The Write Stuff: 'You are enough'

    A couple weeks ago, I was scrolling through quotes online from some of my favorite Broadway performers. Most of them were your predictable inspiration ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • Palmisano: District 45 gears up for new year with eye on teamwork

    School District 45 will open its doors to more than 3,400 students Aug. 24. For all of us here, this is the most exciting time of year. Spending time ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 1:21 pm
  • Waubonsee Voices: Waubonsee meets local workforce training needs

    Many employers in the Waubonsee Community College district rely on temporary workers to augment their workforce. In fact, with 17,000 openings this ye ...
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 10:05 pm
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