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Fostering a love of art at Glen Ellyn Festival of the Arts
Miles Evans has been taking pictures since he was 7 when he started bringing his camera to his brother's sporting events.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Bulls/Sox Academy collecting baseball gloves for inner city league
The Bulls/Sox Academy and the Chicago White Sox are teaming up to collect new and used baseball gloves which will be given to disadvantaged Chicago youth baseball players in the Inner City Youth Baseball League.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Historic McKee House near Glen Ellyn needs new roof, supporters say
A preservation group is asking the DuPage County Forest Preserve District to fix the roof at the McKee House in Churchill Woods Forest Preserve near Glen Ellyn.
10 stories you may have missed this weekend
Motorists driving bikers off the road. Homeowners pelting cyclists with objects as they ride by.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Constable: Worried refugees in suburbs help families in Iraq
The small Glen Ellyn studio apartment of this former Iraqi refugee sports a couch, a bed, a coffee table, a stone fountain he made, several pictures of Jesus and an empty stand.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Voters to be asked for $3 million to buy ex-gas station site near Glen Ellyn
The Butterfield Park District is going to ask voters to approve a property tax increase so it could buy and improve a parcel at the northeast corner of Route 53 and Butterfield Road.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Police Blotter: Man steals television
These are incidents reported by the Naperville Police Department. Where charges have been filed, the report includes when and where the suspect was stopped or taken into custody and the nature of the charges.
Editorial: Glenbard right to enforce athletic code
There are several issues surrounding the controversy over the enforcement of the Glenbard West High School athletic code.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Waterleaf to Host Round Pond Winery Dinner, Aug. 20
Waterleaf restaurant in Glen Ellyn will celebrate the renowned wines of Round Pond Estate Winery during an exclusive five-course dinner on Wednesday, Aug. 20. The evening will begin with a champagne reception at 6:30 p.m. followed by dinner at 7 p.m. Miles MacDonnell, owner of Round Pond Estate Winery, will be on hand throughout the evening to ... (more)
Don't Mess With Taxes
School's back. So are some, but not all, education tax breaks
For many families, classes resume at college. And with higher education costs going up every year, students and their parents who help foot most of or the entire school bill are always on the lookout for any available assistance.
DuPage County approves contracts with lobbyists
DuPage County Board members have agreed to spend $284,000 to continue using four lobbying firms at the state and federal levels.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Doula program helps young parents Aug. 12
Learn more Here are some facts about Teen Parent Connection: Founded in 1985, the organization assists mothers between the ages of 13 and 22. In addition to pregnancy and parenting programs, the organization offers abstinence-based peer prevention programs to DuPage County schools.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Parents upset over prep athletesa punishment for party
Parents in suburban Glen Ellyn are upset after a teen drinking party, that was busted up by police, led to punishments at Glenbard West High School.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Fashionable fall: Showcasing local designs
If you go What: The seventh annual 630 Fashion Show Who: Sponsored by Two K Productions and Calamos Investments.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
MAC's free concert series continues in August Aug. 6
MAC's free concert series: The McAninch Arts Center, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn, continues its inaugural summer Starlight series at the new Lakeside Pavilion at College of DuPage in August with Grammy-nominated The Holmes Brothers Friday.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Music notes: Roots-music masters perform in Glen Ellyn
Roots-music masters For more than 30 years, the Holmes Brothers have been moving audiences with their three-way vocal harmonies and soulful music, a mix of blues, rock and soul.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Wheaton man charged with sexual assault
A 27-year-old Wheaton man is accused of sexually assaulting his ex-girlfriend over the weekend in her Glen Ellyn apartment, police said Monday.
DuPage to decide whether to keep lobbyists
A county board committee on Tuesday is expected to recommend whether DuPage should spend $284,000 to continue using four lobbying firms to push its legislative agenda.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
5 things to do: Cantigny Dog Days
Windy City K-9 Disc Club will be among the dog clubs doing demonstrations during Dog Days at Cantigny Park in Wheaton.
National Review Online
Big School Ripoff
An email from the community college's president Robert Breuder to the Board of Trustees outlines his plan for acquiring the money from the state of Illinois Governor's Office.