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  • High school girls basketball: Paige Bareck's bucket lifts Hinsdale Central against Downers Grove North

    HINSDALE – Paige Bareck’s second option was first-rate.Denied a path to the basket, Hinsdale Central ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Downers Grove South boys basketball back in win column against Leyden

    DOWNERS GROVE – Following losses against St. Charles North and St. Joseph to close play at St. Charles East's Thanksgiving invite, Downers Grove South ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 1:30 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Downers Grove North sophomore Semaj Henderson sets tone against Lyons Township

    LA GRANGE – A battle of unbeaten teams quickly developed into a breakout night for Downers Grove North sophomore guard Semaj Henderson.
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • High school basketball: Numbers adding up to success for Downers Grove North, Downers Grove South, other area teams

    The stats can say a lot about a basketball team or a specific player. Winning percentage, points per game, 3-point percentage and number of steals are ...
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 8:30 pm
  • High school girls swimming: Downers Grove North's Aument sisters, Downers Grove South relay earn all-state finishes

    EVANSTON – Downers Grove North had won seven state medals in diving before Emily and Elizabeth Aument arrived.
    Nov. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Nov. 7-13

    Hope for prosperityI wish to congratulate President-elect Trump and Vice President-elect Pence on th ...
    Nov. 18, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Special Olympians recognized by SEASPAR

    A local special needs parks and recreation organization is commemorating some of its most accomplished athletes with a new Wall of Fame.
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 4:30 pm
  • High school softball: Downers Grove North's Zoe Varsbergs makes D-I dream come true

    DOWNERS GROVE – Just by signing her name, Zoe Varsbergs made a longtime dream come true.The Downers ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 2:02 pm
  • High school girls swimming: State meet next for Downers Grove North, Downers Grove South

    ELMHURST – The most prolific divers in Downers Grove North history hope to save their biggest splash for last.
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 9:30 am
  • DuPage Forest Preserve to raise endangered dragonflies in Warrenville

    The Forest Preserve District of DuPage County will be raising endangered Hine's emerald dragonfly larvae thanks to federal funding, according to a new ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • Officials charge Albertsons with intentionally leaving ex-Dominick's stores vacant

    Area municipal leaders are accusing Jewel-Osco's parent company, Albertsons, with intentionally renewing the leases of vacant Dominick's stores with t ...
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 12:33 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Oct. 31-Nov. 6

    Compromise on state deficitI’m calling in regards to the current state deficit, which they estimate ...
    Nov. 10, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Valle: November holidays a time for observance, giving thanks

    Every November my thoughts immediately go to Veterans Day and Thanksgiving, two American holidays that make us reflect on who we are as a nation and a ...
    Nov. 10, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • High school cross country: Alec Danner, Downers Grove North boys finish strong at state

    PEORIA – Alec Danner’s outstanding Downers Grove North cross country career came full circle Nov. 5.
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 5:56 pm
  • Republicans grab complete hold of DuPage County Board

    Republican lawmakers now have complete control over the DuPage County Board after a full electoral sweep Nov. 8, according to unofficial results from ...
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 1:39 pm
  • High school cross country: Young Downers Grove South girls notch best state finish

    PEORIA – Youth was no obstacle for Downers Grove South’s girls cross country team.With six underclas ...
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 12:43 pm
  • Rep. David Olsen edges out former Downers Grove Village Board colleague Greg Hosé

    Only a few months ago, David Olsen and Greg Hosé both served on the Downers Grove Village Council – the former a notable young Republican named to fil ...
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 12:59 am
  • SmartAsset: DuPage County tops Illinois in Social Security payout, worth in 2016

    DuPage County is a pretty good place to work, live and retire, according to a study from financial education and advising firm SmartAsset.
    Nov. 8, 2016 - 3:30 pm
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