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  • Lengemann: High cholesterol is a health threat to both men and women

    In the past, high cholesterol was considered to be a man’s problem. But women are at risk as well. I ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 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
  • Radogno: The tragedy of a failed program

    Each year, the governor is required to present an annual budget address by an established date. But this year, political posturing has taken precedenc ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • 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 29, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • Downers Grove Township Life Skills Program reaches far

    The Downers Grove Township's youth education program, entitled "Life Skills" has successfully completed another school year. Julie Waterman and Jason ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Simler: DuPage Pads earns highest ratings from nonprofit evaluators

    DuPage Pads earns 4-star rating from Charity NavigatorDuPage Pads, a nonprofit whose mission is to e ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Travis: Neighbors helping neighbors

    Great storms blew through recently and I couldn’t help but think about the figurative storms that often blow through people’s lives: health emergencie ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Letter: Why does DuPage County pay the most for its county clerk?

    To the editor:In every county in Illinois, the electoral process is carried out by the county clerk’ ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Radogno: Scandal shows need for budget scrutiny, transparency

    The disturbing revelations that continue to surface with respect to Gov. Pat Quinn’s $55 million, failed “anti-violence” Neighborhood Recovery Initiat ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • Anderson: Downers Grove Township recaps the winter season

    When we talk about this past winter, we tend to remember it in terms of the 80 inches of snow or days spent in subzero temperatures. But what we tend ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Benoist and Bullock: District 99 is celebrating spring safely

    Spring is in the air, and so is spring fever. After a long winter, we know that our students are greatly anticipating upcoming celebrations like prom, ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • Doyle: An affair to remember

    Question: What do you get when you combine 20 local artists, 20 chairs and a caring community?Answer ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • Our view: Local leaders need more economic flexibility

    When mayors Joseph Broda of Lisle and Jeff Pruyn of Itasca stopped by the Suburban Life Media newsroom Friday to talk about legislative priorities for ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • McGuire: Volunteers power Family Shelter Services

    “I’ve seen and met angels wearing the disguise of ordinary people living ordinary lives.”  – Tracy Chapman, singer/songwriter.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm
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