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  • 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
  • Kaneland Connection: Kaneland plans homecoming parade

    ELBURN – Next month, Kaneland High School students will be able to participate in a homecoming parade.
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 9:54 pm
  • Letter: Thanks to everyone who attended the Korean War plaque dedication in Berwyn

    To the editor:On behalf of the Korean War Memorial Committee, I wish to thank those who attended the ...
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 12:48 pm
  • Chamber Exchanger: Chamber events abound in coming weeks

    Looking for something to do on any given evening in downtown St. Charles? The St. Charles Chamber of Commerce members have wonderful events in August.
    Aug. 17, 2015 - 8:07 pm
  • Letter: Time to shut down Ex-Im Bank

    Shame on Sen. Schumer’s supportTo the editor:Though not entirely unexpected, it’s terribly disappoin ...
    Aug. 16, 2015 - 7:30 pm
  • Letter: Shame on Sen. Schumer's support

    To the editor:Though not entirely unexpected, it's terribly disappointing that New York Senator Char ...
    Aug. 15, 2015 - 8:50 pm
  • Letter: Lemont auto repair show, Pepper's, shows integrity

    For years, I've heard [talk about] supporting local Lemont businesses in order to stimulate our local economy.
    Aug. 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Fornaro: How nonprofits help strengthen small businesses

    There’s one thing that every small business owner understands: You have to find a hook.A healthy bus ...
    Aug. 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Good Natured: Photographing a baby mayfly, a dream come true

    Last year we took a Good Natured look at the mayfly, one of a cast of assorted characters often lumped together under the generic term “river bugs.”
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 7:21 pm
  • Quigley: Choose DuPage making a difference

    While the state of Illinois continues to struggle in the field of economic development, DuPage County has developed a public/private alliance that, si ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 5:00 pm
  • Helton: At District 88, summer break is a time to prepare for the upcoming school year

    It might be summer break, but at District 88, we’re busy making sure everything is ready for students when they return for school Aug. 19.
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • Domeracki: Chromebooks coming to West Chicago High School

    One giant step in closing the digital divide is about to occur at Community High School District 94 in West Chicago. On Aug. 4 and 5, 2015, about 2000 ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 7:30 am
  • Janowick: Bring your best game to the Community House's annual basketball tournament

    The Community House in Hinsdale continues to put out the welcome mat in the community. This local nonprofit is known as, “Your Place to Gather and Gro ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 3:51 pm
  • Before the Diploma: Two terrific Tennessee towns

    A few weeks back I documented my drive down to Gatlinburg, Tennessee, discussing how my family and I got stuck in traffic, and how I was patiently ant ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 10:14 pm
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