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  • ​Get off on the right foot with instructional dance classes

    When the pitter-patter of little feet start tippy-tapping out a regular beat, perhaps it’s a sign that Hannah or Taylor are old enough to channel thos ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 9:19 pm
  • O'Kray: End of summer fun at the Glen Ellyn Park District

    Head outdoors this August to play, reconnect with nature, discover, explore, improve your health and squeeze more fun out of the of summer.
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 5:00 pm
  • Radogno: Economic Recovery Starts with Jobs

    Hundreds of employers fleeing the state and an unemployment rate that still ranks above the national average begs the question, “Are we doing enough t ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 4:57 pm
  • Pinkney: Treasure House has one-of-a-kind finds

    There’s nothing like finding a good bargain, especially on items that are unique, have character and allow you to make your living spaces distinctivel ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 3:31 pm
  • Gunter: Updates on the latest happenings in Westmont

    There’s always something to do in Westmont! I encourage everyone to take time for fun and enjoy our community events!
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • Fagan: La Grange Park Library welcomes new executive director

    On Aug. 3, the La Grange Park Library welcomed its new Executive Director, Kate Buckson. Kate comes to La Grange Park from the Westmont Public Library ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 10:28 am
  • Orzel: Many exciting events remain in Cicero this summer

    Summer is not over, even if sometimes the weather wants us to think it is. In the town of Cicero, we use the time to celebrate families, children and ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 10:27 am
  • Orzel: Old Quarry Middle School welcomes new principal

    Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A welcomed new principal, Mr. Johnny Billingsley on July 1. Mr. Billingsley, also known as “Mr. B.,” was ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 10:24 am
  • Kaneland Connection: Kaneland middle school student acquires skills at conference

    SUGAR GROVE – When he learned of an opportunity to help students build their leadership skills, Kaneland Harter Middle School teacher Kyle Ahlmann sai ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 6:59 pm
  • Breen: Time to have a debate on future of Illinois

    "I've never seen anything like this. It's two different worldviews." – State Sen. Toi Hutchinson, D-Olympia Fields
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 2:17 pm
  • Chamber Chat: Play with a purpose

    For the past five months, a portion of this column has been dedicated to informing readers about the 50/50 Community Raffle. You may know about it. Yo ...
    Aug. 10, 2015 - 10:45 pm
  • Caforio and Morrissey: Elmhurst District 205 teams with residents to launch Community Engagement project

    In early September, Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 will launch Focus 205, a collaborative community engagement process between the school ...
    Aug. 10, 2015 - 6:00 pm
  • Letter: Peter Roskam, GOP not helping endangered species

    To the editor:My congressman, Peter Roskam, is nothing if not loyal to GOP tenants opposing every go ...
    Aug. 9, 2015 - 10:30 am
  • Letter: Wheaton College insurance decision could cause students to leave

    To the editor:The Wheaton College Board has decided to drop their student insurance program because ...
    Aug. 8, 2015 - 1:20 pm
  • Real solutions for Cook County have to come from Springfield

    Now that the votes are counted and the sales tax hike is set to go into effect Jan. 1, the next step will be to monitor what effect it has on Cook Cou ...
    Aug. 5, 2015 - 5:00 pm
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