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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
  • Langton: Addison District 4 preschool program sees success

    The Addison Elementary School District 4 Preschool for All program achieved excellence for attaining the highest standards for preschool programs in I ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 3:27 pm
  • LaRocca: Businesses benefit from chamber resources

    The other day, I was speaking with a local business owner about the Addison Chamber of Commerce, and the first question he asked was, "What can the Ch ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 1:52 pm
  • Flowers: Sport of the future?

    My column last month dealt with the perfection of the sport of golf: the beauty of the course, the internal competition of hitting the perfect shot an ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 3:46 pm
  • Helton: District 88 welcomes new school year

    At District 88, we’re excited to have welcomed a new school year on Wednesday. A new school year is the perfect time to reflect on the successes of la ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 5:30 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
  • Langton: Prioritizing school safety

    The safety of our children is a top priority for Addison School District 4. Our schools have always ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 12:34 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 25, 2014 - 12:45 pm
  • Flowers: Lessons learned on the golf course

    My golf partner, Nick, plays golf with me each week at the Eaglewood golf course in Itasca. We play as part of the NEDSRA summer golf program. He is 1 ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:34 am
  • 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 25, 2014 - 4:35 am
  • McGuire: Understanding trauma with Family Shelter Service

    Trauma robs people of feeling safe. It interrupts their world view and can alter it forever. And traumatic experiences are more pervasive than one mig ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 am
  • LaRocca: Addison chamber jumps into summer

    Well, here we are…moving through summer at breakneck speed! Our annual golf outing turned out to be a great day. Golfers were able to get in a full ro ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:40 am
  • 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 ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 am
  • Smith: Elmhurst District 205 welcomes new leaders

    District 205 welcomes the following new central office administrators to Elmhurst for 2014-15:• Dr. ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 am
  • Helton: Foundation mini-grants benefit District 88 staff

    This past school year, the District 88 Foundation introduced mini-grants to give back to District 88 teachers and staff.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:39 am
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