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  • Waubonsee Voices: Be a part of local public-access television

    Cable television is known for its wide variety of channel choices. Some transport you to faraway places, while others, especially public-access channe ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 11:47 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: Eddie Gaedel Society targets Elburn establishment

    ELBURN – Wayne Byerhof said he was a teenager playing in a baseball game in 1951 when he experienced a brush with history.
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • Westgate: Library strategic plan coming soon

    The Carol Stream Public Library has been an integral part of the village of Carol Stream for over 52 years. The library began in a room at the Village ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 5:12 pm
  • Medina: Enhancing family time and making it count

    With the holidays around the corner, the thoughts of the entire family gathered in one place are promising, however reality sometimes isn’t as enchant ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 5:01 pm
  • Pinkney: Embracing adoption helps empower and connect new parents

    For parents who have chosen to adopt children, they are embarking on an exciting new path that holds great promise. To help newly adoptive parents cel ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 4:58 pm
  • Letter: A call for less government, taxes in Glen Ellyn

    To the Editor:While the Glen Ellyn Aquatics Initiative (a.k.a Park District Lobby) licks its wounds ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 4:49 pm
  • Lutz: Breakfast allows for reflection, planning

    Fall is here, and this time of year gets mixed reviews from most. I personally love the change in seasons and enjoy that fall is the calm before the b ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 10:40 pm
  • Stiegemeyer: Elmhurst library supports local book clubs

    On Sept. 30, Elmhurst Public Library hosted its first-ever Elmhurst book club party. The event at Wilder Mansion drew a crowd of more than 100 local b ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 5:05 pm
  • This and That: Carol Stream offering opportunities to give back this holiday season

    With the holidays upon us, it is time to for me to dig out the decorations, including the many strands of lights. But no matter how carefully I pack a ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 1:37 pm
  • Letter: Thanks to all who helped with Glen Ellyn pool referendum efforts

    To the Editor:Last week, the residents of the Glen Ellyn Park District voted to bypass the opportuni ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 2:48 pm
  • Letter: Don't reward people for immigrating illegally

    To the Editor:I find it disconcerting that President Obama would consider rewarding people that have ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 12:16 pm
  • Letter: Kirk should remove politics from Alzheimer’s funding

    To the Editor:Washington, D.C. has not set forth a sound, responsible financial plan to invest in so ...
    Nov. 16, 2014 - 5:58 pm
  • Letter: Not enough parking in downtown Glen Ellyn

    To the Editor:I am a handicapped 92-year-old and I still drive. Downtown Glen Ellyn is impossible fo ...
    Nov. 16, 2014 - 5:52 pm
  • Grunke: Another election come and gone ... But our jobs have just begun

    It often seems like the action, excitement and anxiety of an election all builds up to when the results are in. Then, like the flip of a switch, we’re ...
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 12:15 pm
  • Ritz: Berwyn police officers' commitment to training and public awareness

    In the ever changing environment of the law enforcement profession, police officers face the inherent dangers of potential life threatening calls on a ...
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 12:16 pm
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