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  • Lengemann: Fight back against summer’s biting bugs

    For most of us, summer’s mosquitoes, ticks and other biting or stinging bugs are a minor annoyance in the form of itchy, swollen bumps. However, some ...
    June 22, 2016 - 11:05 am
  • Letter: New library best way to serve Lombard

    To the Editor:The following my intent to clarify and correct some of the information appearing on so ...
    June 20, 2016 - 11:53 am
  • Letter: D-86 vote creates unfairness between schools

    To the editor:Recently, the Hinsdale Township High School D-86 Board of Education adopted a new poli ...
    June 20, 2016 - 12:15 pm
  • Helton: Thank you for another tremendous school year at District 88

    On May 22, I had the honor of watching members of the class of 2016 from our two high schools – Addison Trail and Willowbrook – walk across the stage ...
    June 16, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Letter: County Board members shouldn't have pensions

    To the Editor:Recently, the Illinois Assembly unanimously passed Senate Bill 2701 that would prohibi ...
    June 16, 2016 - 6:57 am
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: June 6-12, 2016

    Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email msls ...
    June 17, 2016 - 6:59 am
  • Letter: Church committed to fighting against racism

    To the editor:The Unitarian Church of Hinsdale invites our neighbors to join us in dismantling syste ...
    June 13, 2016 - 6:44 pm
  • Letter:

    To the editor:Since the video was shown and the news was broadcast about the unfortunate but necessa ...
    June 13, 2016 - 6:43 pm
  • Taste of Westmont to combine food, music and good times

    WESTMONT – Beginning in early May and continuing well into September, every weekend in the Chicago area is festival season, and they come hot and heav ...
    June 15, 2016 - 6:58 am
  • ​Ross: Beat the heat and prevent heat stroke

    During the very hot summer weather, it’s important to recognize the signs of heat stroke, a condition in which your body is unable to regulate its tem ...
    June 13, 2016 - 9:00 am
  • Editor's Desk: Turning Point helps McHenry County domestic violence victims

    Help was available locally for 30-year-old Laura Harrison, tragically slain Monday at her McHenry home, allegedly by her husband. Sadly, we'll never k ...
    June 8, 2016 - 7:00 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: May 30-June 5, 2016

    Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email msls ...
    June 9, 2016 - 7:04 am
  • Letter: Bill would seriously hurt local school districts

    To the Editor:Pending this week in Springfield is a bill that seeks to alter the way our schools are ...
    June 8, 2016 - 5:05 pm
  • Perez: Party to launch summer learning at Westmont Library

    WESTMONT – The temperatures are beginning to rise, the sun is (mostly) shining, and summer fun is almost in full swing. As school lets out for summer ...
    June 6, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Quigley: New labor overtime rules bad for business

    Despite opposition from the United States Chamber of Commerce, National Federation of Independent Businesses and the Elmhurst Chamber of Commerce & In ...
    June 4, 2016 - 9:00 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Which of the four remaining months of the year is your favorite?