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  • Ashton: Film production workshops coming to the library

    Libraries are places for creation as well as places for learning.For centuries, people have come to ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 10:19 am
  • Letter: St. Joan space station contact deserved better coverage

    To the Editor:I am writing to express my disappointment in the Lisle Suburban Life I received today ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 4:46 pm
  • Letter: Family Shelter Service director reflects on Ray Rice

    To the Editor:Former Baltimore Ravens player Ray Rice was suspended from the NFL after a video that ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 4:40 pm
  • Lipinski: Leading effort to halt proposal that could hurt manufacturers

    Sometimes Washington does things that seem so crazy you wonder if people making these decisions are simply out of touch with reality or whether they’r ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:08 pm
  • Letter to the Editor: Davidson Family thanks Lemont

    Thank you, Lemont, Lockport and JolietTo the editor:The family of Paul Walter Davidson III would lik ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:07 pm
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Lombard

    THUMBS UP: There's added buzz surrounding lunchtime on the National University of Health Sciences campus in Lombard. In an effort to engage its studen ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Elmhurst

    THUMBS UP: A little rain wasn't going to stop the first-ever Rock the Block Party. Despite a two-hour rain delay, hundreds attended opening night of E ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:03 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Villa Park

    THUMBS UP: Here's a nod to creativity. Just about everybody has watched an online video of someone they know dumping cold water on their head for the ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:00 am
  • Gerke: Electric car ride and drive to come to Naperville test track

    Imagine refueling your car each night at home and paying 65 cents for an equivalent gallon of gas while you’re sleeping. Or, your vehicle’s recall rep ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 6:04 pm
  • In Your Court: A brief explanation of Power of Attorney for health care

    The Power of Attorney for Health Care (hereafter “Power of Attorney”) is a document that provides an individual with a method to control his or her pe ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 4:59 pm
  • Keefe: A library card can open many doors

    It’s no coincidence that National Library Card Sign-Up Month takes place in September.Every year, th ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 3:51 pm
  • Gunter: Fall brings new opportunities, reflection

    As fall approaches, our village is very busy with numerous programs and initiatives. We invite our residents and businesses to get involved and be par ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 3:37 pm
  • Letter: A response to the Hodgkin's board about feral cats

    [On Sept. 8], I attended the village of Hodgkins board meeting. As usual, it was a complete joke. Tim Kobel introduced Elios Lopez in regards to the f ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 3:00 pm
  • Letter: Railroad crossing at Harding Avenue needs fixing

    I cross the railroad crossing at Harding Avenue in La Grange Park. Indiana Harbor Belt was supported to do track construction back three or four years ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 2:59 pm
  • Peterson: A wish granted in Countryside

    There are many organizations which provide help to those in need. However, it creates so much joy to see a child’s wish come true. And that is exactly ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 2:55 pm
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