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  • Our view: Village gaming talks spark question of conflict of interest

    As individual communities in the Chicago area have discussed whether to allow video gaming, it's become a heated issue in some towns. It was Lisle's t ...
    July 2, 2014 - 5:30 pm
  • White: Greetings from the new District 181 superintendent

    I first want to share my appreciation to the district community for your support of our schools and your warm welcome.
    July 2, 2014 - 3:30 pm
  • Powers: The first library in the United States of America

    As we draw ever closer to the 238th birthday of the United States of America on July 4, I started wondering about the very first library in our great ...
    July 11, 2014 - 1:35 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Downers Grove

    Thumbs up to the 23 Midwestern University first-year medical students who recently spent a week tending to those in need in Nicaragua. During the trip ...
    July 2, 2014 - 10:42 am
  • Gunter: Summer activities abound in Westmont

    There’s always something happening in Westmont, our village is very busy with numerous programs and initiatives. We invite our residents and businesse ...
    July 2, 2014 - 10:38 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Elmhurst

    THUMBS UP: Residents continue to make their voices heard on a passionate topic in Elmhurst. More than two dozen community members attended last week's ...
    June 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Lombard

    THUMBS UP: Lombard's big summer party is in full swing with a loaded menu of food, rides and music scheduled for this weekend. Friday night's musical ...
    June 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Villa Park

    THUMBS UP: Are you ready to rock? A couple of Willowbrook High School alumni will headline the Taste of Lombard on Fourth of July. Brothers Dan and Ge ...
    June 2, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Introducing Carol Stream's new reporter

    Are there community issues you think need to be addressed immediately? Are you tired of your voice not being heard?
    July 1, 2014 - 4:44 pm
  • Tracks at 47th Street, East Avenue need help

    To the editor:I've been driving to and from work by way of 127th Street in Alsip for the past eight ...
    June 30, 2014 - 3:29 pm
  • Beckley: Park district announces new strategic plan, mission, vision and values

    Having a clear vision of where parks and recreation in Downers Grove should be in the future is a vital step in reaching our goals.
    June 30, 2014 - 11:16 am
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Westmont

    Thumbs up to Village of Westmont Trustee Steve Nero for starting a project that he's worked on since his term began in 2011. Nero is the driving force ...
    June 30, 2014 - 11:14 am
  • Letter: Only tool the VA needs is funding

    To the editor:Rep. Roskam has an interesting outlook on the issues of slow service within the VA hos ...
    June 29, 2014 - 4:09 pm
  • Flowers: Dedicated youth run NEDSRA summer camps

    NEDSRA summer camps are in full swing, and children with both physical and mental disabilities are enjoying themselves. This is all made possible with ...
    June 30, 2014 - 10:06 am
  • Smith: Elmhurst District 205 welcomes new leaders

    District 205 welcomes the following new central office administrators to Elmhurst for 2014-15:• Dr. ...
    June 27, 2014 - 5:30 am
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