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  • 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
  • Good Natured: The sounds of a race to the finish

    Well folks, the race is on.Not NASCAR at Talladega – that’s not until a week from tomorrow. Nor the ...
    Oct. 16, 2015 - 7:57 pm
  • Fagan: La Grange Park Public Library offers more than residents know

    When I talk to folks around town about services the La Grange Park Public Library offers, many people are surprised to find out what we have beyond bo ...
    Oct. 27, 2015 - 7:12 pm
  • Joan Knows: Listing some thanks ... ahead of U.S. Thanksgiving

    A recent Facebook post from Jayne Scales indicated Columbus Day here also was Thanksgiving in Canada. What a great chance to jump the gun with a short ...
    Oct. 15, 2015 - 9:00 pm
  • The Write Place: Big city, Broadway lights

    My 16th birthday was earlier this month, and it definitely was a day to remember. From cheering on the Vikings to victory at the homecoming football g ...
    Oct. 14, 2015 - 11:08 pm
  • Beyond the Bookshelves: Discover, inspire and grow 24/7 at your library

    Looking for help for the next phase in your life or career? You may find the answer at your fingertips thanks to your Geneva Public Library card.
    Oct. 14, 2015 - 10:04 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Oct. 5-11, 2015

    Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email mslsoundoff@shawmedia.com.Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email msls ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 2:53 pm
  • Callaghan: Westchester Public Library looks back on town's past

    A simple birthday party just won’t do when the Westchester Public Library celebrates the upcoming 50th anniversary of our building. In the fall of 196 ...
    Oct. 14, 2015 - 2:13 pm
  • Chamber Chat: Zombie Apocalypse, Ghost Walk and more on tap in Geneva

    October is one of my favorite months. It may be the cooler weather, the beautiful colors fall produces, the chance to pull out forgotten sweaters or t ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 8:52 pm
  • Letter: Truck traffic too heavy

    To the Editor:On Wednesday morning I drove east on the Peotone-Wilmington county road. I counted 35 ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Good Natured: A snake making headlines again?

    Did anyone else catch this Washington Post headline a few weeks back?“Lady snake gives birth after b ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 11:54 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Where do you buy your pumpkins?
    At a pumpkin farm or festival
    At the grocery store
    At the farmers market