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  • McGuire: Family Shelter Service helps kids in need go back to school

    At Family Shelter Service, emergency shelter requests often rise in the summer. The main reason? Kids are out of school.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 7:05 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Westmont

    Thumbs up to Westmont Mayor Ron Gunter for awarding keys to the village to longtime residents Marcel and Theresa Levesque and Bill and Jo Wavak. The W ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 4:30 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Westmont

    Thumbs up to Willow Crest Golf Club and Jack McInerney for hosting the sixth annual golf outing for visually impaired veterans Aug. 20. The yearly eve ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 3:04 pm
  • Roskam: Making college more affordable for everyone

    Summer has ended and that means it’s back to school time for families across the country.For those p ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 4:10 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Westmont

    Thumbs up to Westmont resident Marthony Bert for sharing her story with the Suburban Life staff. In need of a place where she could have some time to ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Gunter: There is always something happening in Westmont

    As we move towards fall, our village is very busy with numerous programs and initiatives. We invite residents and businesses to get involved and be pa ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 1:41 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Westmont

    Thumbs up to the new Westmont Post Office Post Master Shenita Robinson-Hodge, who was officially inducted into her new position Aug. 6. Robinson-Hodge ...
    Aug. 23, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Westmont

    Thumbs up to all the volunteers who have made this year's summer events possible – from the more than 100 individuals who volunteered at the Taste of ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Simler: DuPagePads 10th Annual Run 4 Home upcoming

    Join us on Sept. 6 for this CARA certified 5K and 10K run and 5K walk.Gather your friends, family an ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 5:39 pm
  • Buckson: Interact with the library online

    The staff at Westmont Public Library are always looking for new ways to interact with Westmont residents, whether in person or online.
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 2:30 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Westmont

    Thumbs up to Westmont business owner and CrossFit trainer Joe Donar for competing on an episode of Country Music Television's "Steve Austin Broken Sku ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 10:20 am
  • Roskam: Fighting human trafficking in the foster care system

    For too many children in the foster care system, their lives have been filled with instability, abuse, and neglect. Often these children are passed fr ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 4:03 pm
  • Thumbs up, thumbs down for Westmont

    Thumbs up to the Westmont Public Library for continuing to offer residents a fun, unique schedule of activities. The library boasts a lineup that incl ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 2:12 pm
  • Perez: Food rescue thriving at People's Resource Center

    Each month, thousands of hungry DuPage County neighbors visit one of People’s Resource Center’s two food pantries in Wheaton and Westmont to choose a ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Doyle: Children in need get new shoes through Bridge Communities partnership

    When a homeless family becomes part of Bridge Communities, their lives are transformed in major ways. They’re moved into a safe, stable apartment; the ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
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