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  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Oct. 19-25, 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 - 2:46 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: Kaneland begins tax levy process

    SUGAR GROVE – Kaneland School District 302 Associate Superintendent Julie-Ann Fuchs on Monday night started the district’s levy process with an announ ...
    Oct. 27, 2015 - 8:25 pm
  • Batavia Business Beat: What's abuzz in Batavia business

    There are so many exciting Batavia business happenings right now, it’s hard to decide what to write about. So, let’s take a quick journey together thr ...
    Oct. 26, 2015 - 7:12 pm
  • Helton: DuPage High School District 88 events to support student well-being

    At DuPage High School District 88, the safety and well-being of students and staff is our number one priority. As part of that commitment, the Distric ...
    Oct. 23, 2015 - 9:00 am
  • North Riverside Library a rich source of programs

    Everyone knows libraries are a great place to get the latest books, movies and music.Every day, patr ...
    Oct. 22, 2015 - 2:38 pm
  • Before the Diploma: A canceled class makes for a happy dance

    As a community college student, I’m used to my standard morning routine. I get out of bed early (though, not as early as I had to get up in high schoo ...
    Oct. 21, 2015 - 11:19 pm
  • Park district goes to the dogs with classes for canines

    For anyone who wants to teach a new dog old tricks or help an old dog feel like a new pup, the St. Charles Park District is offering courses that can ...
    Oct. 21, 2015 - 10:03 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Oct. 12-18, 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 - 2:51 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: Elburn residents seek voice on forest preserve district request

    ELBURN – A potential Forest Preserve District of Kane County purchase of land on Route 47 was not on the Elburn Village Board’s agenda Monday night, a ...
    Oct. 20, 2015 - 8:43 pm
  • Waubonsee Voices: WCC celebrates a rich past and a bright future in accessibility

    This year, Waubonsee Community College is joining the rest of the country in celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, ...
    Oct. 20, 2015 - 8:40 pm
  • Quigley: Elmhurst is Isle in Video Gaming Ocean

    At its last three meetings, the Elmhurst City Council’s Public Affairs and Safety Committee has discussed whether the city should reverse its ban on v ...
    Oct. 20, 2015 - 3:05 pm
  • Chamber Exchanger: Foxtoberfest Craft Beer Tasting to take place Oct. 29

    Fall is here! We are lucky to live in an area where there are many opportunities to enjoy the season and be a part of the celebrations.
    Oct. 19, 2015 - 5:54 pm
  • Tales From the Motherhood: Giving away more than candy on Halloween

    Holly loves Halloween. She carefully curates our Halloween decorations, ensures we buy and carve our pumpkins in a timely fashion and – after trick-or ...
    Oct. 16, 2015 - 11:10 pm
  • Our View: Thumbs up

    Thumbs up to Jeffery Austin, a 24-year-old St. Charles North High School graduate who has been experiencing success on “The Voice” singing competition ...
    Oct. 16, 2015 - 11:08 pm
  • Our View: Thumbs down

    Thumbs down to drivers who pass stopped school buses, putting children in danger and making the morning drive more difficult.
    Oct. 16, 2015 - 11:07 pm
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