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  • Our View: Thumbs-down to St. Charles officials considering to allow video gaming

    St. Charles officials are considering whether to allow video gaming.If the city’s aldermen vote in f ...
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 10:32 pm
  • Good Natured: These creatures of the night are truly amazing

    Odd creatures roam our streets by night. Sidewalks, too. And driveways, and front and back steps – especially those with lights.
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 7:48 pm
  • Friscia: The Lemont Park Foundation continuing helping hand to the community

    As summer begins to come to a close, the Lemont Park Foundation continues to raise funds and provide services to our local community with their volunt ...
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 5:00 am
  • White: Enjoy final weeks of summer in downtown Glen Ellyn

    It is amazing how fast summer arrives and then comes to an end. The anticipation of the fun to be had is only surpassed by the good times enjoyed by a ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 4:30 pm
  • McDonald: Downers Grove District 99 releases 'state of the district' report

    District 99 recently provided its annual “state of the district” report to the Board of Education. Key accomplishments made during the 2014-15 school ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 12:12 pm
  • Beyond the Bookshelves: eMedia offers entertainment, education for all

    Did you know a Geneva Public Library card provides you with free, 24/7 access to thousands of eBooks, eComics, eMagazines, eAudiobooks, movies, music ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • The Write Stuff: 'You are enough'

    A couple weeks ago, I was scrolling through quotes online from some of my favorite Broadway performers. Most of them were your predictable inspiration ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • 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
  • Reader Poll

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