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  • DuPage County Coroner: Woman found dead at White Pines Golf Club was stabbed

    BENSENVILLE – DuPage County and Cook County authorities are investigating an apparent homicide at White Pines Golf Course in Bensenville, according to ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 4:52 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Sept. 19-25, 2016

    Jobs are out thereIn regard to the job market, almost every day I walk past local businesses that ar ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 10:13 am
  • Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra opens 56th season with 'The Beatles and Friends' concert

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra will open its 56th season at 7 p.m. Oct. 1 at Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church with “The Beatles and Frie ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • Elmhurst girls raise more than $12,000 via Kartwheels for Kids organization

    ELMHURST – For the past three years, a group of Elmhurst teens have dedicated parts of their summer to lobbying local businesses and raising funds to ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Elmhurst's GreenMan Theatre opens 13th season

    ELMHURST – GreenMan Theatre Troupe opened its 13th season Sept. 23 with a three-weekend run of the classic 1946 comedy “Born Yesterday” by Garson Kani ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 12:40 pm
  • DuPage County Coroner: Willowbrook student died after choking in lunch room

    LOMBARD – DuPage County officials are investigating the death of a 15-year-old Willowbrook High School student.
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 7:10 am
  • York High School graduates to form alumni association

    ELMHURST – A group of York alumni have started the process of forming an association that will be known as the York Community High School Alumni Assoc ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • Elmhurst amateur radio operators celebrate club’s 80th anniversary

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst York Radio Club recently celebrated its 80th year as an organization dedicated to supporting amateur radio
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • League of Women Voters groups join forces to press candidates into forum participation

    Members of the League of Women Voters in DuPage, McHenry and Kane counties are uniting to assemble local politicians for a public forum before the Nov ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 7:42 am
  • Letter: Legislators need to support students' education

    To the editor:I’m excited to return to the University of Illinois at the start of this new semester. ...
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 11:40 am
  • Elmhurst husband and wife to be Team Chairs for ALS Walk for Life

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst residents Matt and Karen Toole were selected to be the Team Chairs for the 2016 Les Turner ALS Walk for Life on Sept. 18 at Soldie ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Valle: York Township here to serve residents

    Township government is the oldest form of government in our country; yet it is probably the one people are most unfamiliar with.
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Craft beer fest coming to Elmhurst History Museum

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Heritage Foundation and the Rotary Club of Elmhurst will host the second annual Elmhurst Craft Beer Fest from noon to 5 p.m. S ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 7:20 am
  • Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra previews season with 'A Hard Day’s Night'

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra will preview its 2016-17 season, which opens with music written by the Beatles, with a showing of “A Hard D ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • DuPage County Election Commission offering special assistance with voter registration

    Voters who are elderly or handicapped can receive special assistance in voter registration, according to a news release from the DuPage County Electio ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 7:05 am
  • Ross: How not to raise a bully

    Bullying is unwanted aggressive behavior that involves an imbalance of power. It’s not just physical. Bullying can be verbal, such as teasing or name ...
    Sept. 12, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Commission to educate about recycling

    VILLA PARK – Villa Park’s Environmental Concerns Commission will offer a recycling drop-off location Sept. 10 during the village’s Oktoberfest.
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 12:49 pm
  • DuPage Election Commission seeks election judges

    The DuPage Election Commission continues to seek election judges for the Nov. 8 election, according to a news release from the county.
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Elmhurst Art Museum showcases large-scale inflatable art for upcoming exhibition

    ELMHURST – Continuing its offering of unique art exhibits, Elmhurst Art Museum’s next installation features thought-provoking inflatable art.
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Quigley: 15 years of challenges mark 9/11 anniversary

    ELMHURST – Has it really been 15 years since 9/11?I was nearing the end of my second year as Preside ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 7:51 am
  • Police seek evidence of murder suspect's flight through DuPage

    Police are seeking information about a car that is suspected to have traveled through northern DuPage County on the night of Sunday, Aug. 14, sometime ...
    Sept. 6, 2016 - 2:09 pm
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