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  • Breinig: Looking back at a year of great progress in Carol Stream

    Road construction and other public improvement projects were the predominant theme in 2014. On the heels of one of the most brutal winters in recent h ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 6:46 pm
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Elmhurst

    THUMBS UP: Good news for one section of Elmhurst residents in the ongoing battle against flooding. The DuPage County Board last week approved an agree ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Lombard

    THUMBS UP: You’ll need your best movie guy voice for this one… In a world of rising costs, one theater is giving moviegoers hope. It appears the recen ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Foundation CEO thanks local businesses for toy donations

    To the editor:The mission of the Pediatric Oncology Treasure Chest Foundation is to provide comfort ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 7:28 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: Lions Club from Japan brings the party to Elburn

    ELBURN – With the sounding of a gong and a spirited display of singing and dancing, members of the Toki Oribe Lions Club brought a party to the Elburn ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 9:02 pm
  • Gbur: Heroes needed for WDSRA

    We need heroes! At WDSRA, we rely on heroes in order for us to be able to serve the many families with special needs in DuPage County. These heroes ar ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 5:07 pm
  • Crawford: New year brings some exciting developments at Chamber630

    For many, welcoming the New Year includes resolutions.This has never worked for me; I usually forget ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 3:00 pm
  • New ebook resource offers more content at Westmont Library

    Lately, we have been hearing from the community that Westmont wants more ebooks. You asked and we delivered.
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 2:59 pm
  • Quigley: Chamber contributes to Elmhurst community

    The Elmhurst Chamber of Commerce & Industry will celebrate its 96th Annual Awards on Jan. 30, so I thought I’d take this opportunity to expound on the ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 2:35 pm
  • Wejman: Lombard Park District helps residents fight winter blues

    January is not only a time for New Year’s resolutions and a fresh start; it is often the beginning of cabin fever as Chicagoans realize there are abou ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 2:33 pm
  • Chamber Exchanger: Charlemagne Awards Dinner, more events on tap in 2015

    Welcome 2015! The new year always seems to bring excitement for new opportunities and possibilities. Creating a plan of what you personally – and in y ...
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 6:45 pm
  • Letter: A heartfelt thanks to the Elmhurst community

    To the editor: The United Community Concerns Association would like to thank the Elmhurst community ...
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 2:16 pm
  • Letter: Approve the Keystone Pipeline

    To the Editor:Obstruction of the construction of the Keystone Pipeline seems to be simply another in ...
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Keep the Chicago lakefront open forever

    In 1890, mail order tycoon Montgomery Ward brought suit to have the Chicago Lakefront kept open forever. He continued the fight for 20 years. Finally, ...
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Lipinski: There's still a lot of work left to do in 2015

    This is a time when a lot of people are reflecting on last year and making goals for the new year. While some of you may have checked almost everythin ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 1:32 pm
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