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  • 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
  • Chamber Chat: Christmas in Geneva is festive, magical and merry

    The town is decorated with festive glory.Picture perfect like a holiday story.A tree so tall with tw ...
    Nov. 9, 2015 - 8:09 pm
  • Tales From the Motherhood: Mutual missteps lead to a few shared laughs

    Parenting isn’t for sissies. I’ve been saying it for years now, and wow, I’m really feeling it this week.
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 11:55 pm
  • Good Natured: Ideal conditions for a whole lotta geese

    Canada geese, you might have noticed, are everywhere these days.With the summer breeding season over ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 11:37 pm
  • River Town Chronicles: High school hockey – now and then

    Forget the Cubs; hockey is back – and I’m not just talking the Hawks.Sitting in the stands at Geneva ...
    Nov. 5, 2015 - 8:50 pm
  • Before the Diploma: Are online classes really better?

    I am pretty fortunate to have been born in the late 1990s. I grew up in a time where I still was able to have a traditional childhood and play with do ...
    Nov. 4, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Where do you buy your pumpkins?
    At a pumpkin farm or festival
    At the grocery store
    At the farmers market