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Flat D86 Levy Would Be 'Tragic Mistake': Letter
The following is a letter to Patch submitted by Linda Burke of Hinsdale: The "flat" or "zero" levy for Hinsdale Township High School District 86 a tragic mistake that, if allowed to happen, would inflict irreparable harm on the quality and reputation of our public high schools.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Hinsdale Woman Charged With DUI in Western Springs
Catherine D. Difronzo, 28, of the 5500 block of South Madison Avenue, Hinsdale, was charged with DUI and speeding, police said, after she was observed to be under the influence of alcohol during a 2:02 a.m. speeding stop near the intersection of 55th Street and I-294, and failed an ensuing breath test.
Chicago Philharmonic Chamber Players Return to Hinsdale
The award-winning Chicago Philharmonic Chamber Players will present a concert series that explores the excitement of the Romantic Era beginning with a concert on Sunday, January 12 at 3 p.m. at Union Church of Hinsdale.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
D86 Flat Levy Part of Plan 'To Force a Crisis': Letter
The following letter was submitted to Patch by Linda Burke of Hinsdale: The "flat" or "zero" levy for Hinsdale Township High School District 86 a tragic mistake that if allowed to happen, would inflict irreparable harm on the quality and reputation of our public high schools.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Mariano's Coming to Area, D86 Levy Criticized
Related: 2. D86 Flat Levy 'Appears Most Unwise': Letter : A letter from two Hinsdale residents criticizes the District 86 Board of Education for its decision to freeze this year's levy.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Junior the Tabby Up for Adoption in Hinsdale
"While Junior is still a bashful boy, once you start petting him, he is very loving and enjoys sitting on a lap being petted," Junior's profile on the Hinsdale Humane Society's website reads.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The Doings Weekly
Things to do around Burr Ridge this weekend, Dec. 6-8
Get into the holiday spirit with our top five things to do around Burr Ridge this weekend.
D86 Flat Levy 'Appears Most Unwise': Letter
The following letter was submitted to Patch by J. Richard Spatafora and Catherine A. Kinney, who live at 311 S. Vine St. in Hinsdale: The longtime Hinsdale Township High School District 86 board member could hardly contain his enthusiasm as he voiced his "second" to the motion to freeze this year's district tax levy , not even adjusting for the 1.7 ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The Doings Weekly
Exentrique opens holiday pop-up in Oak Brook
Excentrique Elements Nov. 29-Dec. 28 3824 York Rd., 2nd floor, Oak Brook Marty Casey Silver Elements Trunk Show Saturday, Dec. 7 1-3 p.m. 508-5888 Looking for designer-wear that's unique and trendy? Look no further than Excentrique Elements, which will be opening a pop-up store at 3824 York Road, above Alan Rocca Jewelers, in Oak Brook from Nov.
Durkin, Bellock, Radogno All Support Pension Overhaul
Three of four General Assembly members who represent Western Springs residents came down on the same side of Tuesday's big pension reform votes in the Senate and House.
Hinsdale fire official Tim McElroy shaves 40-year-old mustache, makes ...
Last week, ABC7 Eyewitness News told you the story about two suburban firefighter departments trying to raise money for cancer awareness as part of "Movember."
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Slew of License-Related Charges Reported in Western Springs
Francisco J. Velazquez-Martinez, 34, of the 0-100 block of Barone Drive, Coram, NY, was charged with driving without a valid license and speeding after a speeding stop near the intersection of Ogden Avenue and Wolf Road at 11:22 p.m., police said.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Mariano's to Replace Dominick's in Western Springs
Mariano's is coming to the Hinsdale area. The Chicago Tribune reported Monday that Roundy's, the parent company of Mariano's, has purchased 11 Chicago-area Dominick's locations that were slated to close at the end of December , including the one at 14 Garden Market St. in Western Springs.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Naperville doubling funding for social service programs
Naperville is doubling the amount of grant money it will make available next year to fund programs that address heroin abuse and suicide prevention.
The Doings Weekly
Things to do around Burr Ridge this weekend, Nov. 29-Dec. 1
The holiday season is in full swing this weekend. Check out a variety of celebrations and more for the season in our top five picks of things to do around Burr Ridge.
The Doings Weekly
Pet of the Week: Reba is a sweetheart in need of a home
Reba is a loving 55 pound, 1½-year-old girl with a very soft, smooth coat, and the most beautiful amber eyes.
'Keep the Wreath Red' Fire-Safety Program Underway
The Hinsdale Fire Department will once again team up with the Illinois Fire Chiefs Association and neighboring fire departments in the Keep the Wreath Red program.
Hinsdale Central Worker Charged With Stealing Student's Coat
A 17-year-old male juvenile from Hinsdale was charged with criminal trespassing and unlawful use of alcohol after he was found inside the house of a resident in the 10 block of Charleston Road at 3:44 a.m., police said.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Naperville area candidates file nominating papers
The election cycle that will be under way four months from now had its official beginning this week, with Naperville residents involved in several primary contests that are taking shape.