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  • OPRF too much for Downers Grove North

    DOWNERS GROVE – Oak Park-River Forest's football team opened the season with an impressive win against Lincoln-Way East.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • DuPage forest preserve board to cast third vote to hire new executive director

    As the famous quote from former baseball player Yogi Berra goes, "It's like dèjá vu all over again."
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 9:42 pm
  • Woodridge's Jacksa uses crown to promote cancer awareness

    WOODRIDGE – After one Woodridge resident was swept into the spotlight this year, she began volunteering, attending events and advocating for something ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:21 pm
  • District 99 could lose $3 million in annual state funding

    DOWNERS GROVE – A state senate bill that would overhaul the way Illinois funds education by distributing money to school districts based on financial ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 4:17 pm
  • Boys cross country previews: Pieces in place for Downers Grove North, Downers Grove South

    The starting gun has already gone off for the cross country season. Downers Grove North and Downers Grove South have plenty of experience and hopes of ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 6:56 pm
  • Girls cross country previews: Downers Grove North, South eyeing more state meet success

    The high school girls cross country season is in its early stages and runners are setting their sights on the state meet in Peoria. Here's the outlook ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 5:49 pm
  • Downers Grove South struggles against AT

    DOWNERS GROVE – When Ryan Taylor ran for 12 yards combined on back-to-back plays and put Downers Grove South’s football team on the Addison Trail 11-y ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 2:15 pm
  • Dillard talks funding, future for Metra, RTA at DuPage meeting

    Facing a future filled with expensive capital replacements, Regional Transportation Authority Chairman Kirk Dillard said Tuesday that Metra will get m ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 8:31 am
  • Police reports: Woodridge for the week of Sept. 17

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Woodridge Police Department. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crim ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 3:46 pm
  • Inaugural Chamber630 awards celebrate business excellence

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove and Woodridge business communities converged on the Tivoli Theatre on Sept. 10 for the first Chamber630 Awards.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 3:34 pm
  • DGN no match for Glenbard West

    GLEN ELLYN – For a ball-control offensive team like Downers Grove North, an early deficit can prove to be too much to overcome.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • 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
  • Woodridge teen charged with DUI after striking six cars, house: police

    WOODRIDGE – A Woodridge teen is facing a DUI charge after she lost control of her Ford Mustang and struck six cars and a house, police said.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 1:06 pm
  • First Foster-Senger debate for 11th District set for Oct. 23

    The first confirmed debate for the 11th Congressional District race is a candidate forum Oct. 23 on WTTW.
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 9:19 pm
  • Advocate Health Care to merge with NorthShore University HealthSystem

    Advocate Health Care and NorthShore University HealthSystem announced Friday that they will combine to create Advocate NorthShore Health Partners, acc ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 7:05 pm
  • Addison Trail impressive in shutout win against Downers Grove South

    DOWNERS GROVE – With more performances like this, it's going to be hard for Jake Atiyeh and Addison Trail's football team not to be an underdog.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 11:42 pm
  • Woodridge to host child passenger seat safety check

    WOODRIDGE – Certified technicians will hold a car safety seat check Sept. 20 in Woodridge.As part of ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 2:51 pm
  • Boys soccer previews: Benet and DGS strong, DGN and Westmont building

    Boys soccer teams in the area have already taken the pitch this season, and plenty of them have good reason to have high expectations. Here’s the outl ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 4:38 pm
  • Downers Grove South captures thrilling win against Proviso West

    DOWNERS GROVE – Trailing by seven points with less than a minute to play is not the ideal situation for most football teams.
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 4:22 pm
  • Turnovers take toll in close game for Trojans

    DARIEN – Zach Hogan was a force to be reckoned with during Friday’s football game against Hinsdale South.
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 3:21 pm
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