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Thank you to our 2013-2014 Leadership Team judges
Donna Allgood: Director of Counseling Services at St. Edward Central Catholic High school; has worked in the mental health and developmental disabilities field more than 15 years.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Coffee Opening Report: The newest Asado Coffee Co. opened...
The newest Asado Coffee Co. opened today at 1651 W. Chicago featuring a roastery, custom espresso machines, and retail.
GM High Tech Performance
1996 Chevrolet Caprice Hearse - Race In Peace
Arne Toman is the vice president of AMS Performance in West Chicago, IL. AMS is a leader in import performance, and is known for wicked-fast Porsches, Evos, and GT-Rs.
Deep Freeze Grips Chicago Area
Temperatures dipped to 3 below zero overnight at O'Hare, with wind chills of 15 below.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
HUD to Aurora Housing Authority: Plan violates Fair Housing Act
Following a complaint from fair housing groups, the federal agency that governs the Aurora Housing Authority has found the AHA's decision to pursue another housing plan instead of rebuilding at Jericho Circle violates the Fair Housing Act.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
The Daily Gazette
David A. Dieter
ROCK FALLS – David Anthony Dieter, 28, of Rock Falls, formerly of Dixon, died Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, at his home.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
PE-owned Citadel Plastics completes Lucent acquisition
Citadel Plastics , which is owned by HGGC and Charlesbank Capital Partners , said Monday that it has closed its buy of Lucent Polymers .
Sun Dec 08, 2013
It's beginning to look like (an 1890s) Christmas at Kline Creek
Sara Zimmerman of Wheaton stings popcorn as her daughter Annemarie, 7, plays near a traditional 1890s Christmas tree on display Sunday at Kline Creek Farm.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Chicago fast-food, retail workers join in nationwide protest over wages
A nose-numbing cold greeted about 200 striking fast-food and retail workers downtown Thursday, as they protested wages so low they say they often need public assistance to make ends meet.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Kane Co. Chronicle
Missing Batavia man reunited with his family
BATAVIA – A 68-year-old Batavia man, who had been missing since Monday, was reunited with his family on Tuesday afternoon.
Legislature sends pension reform bill to governor
Pension bill passes both houses within 2 minutes of each other. Bill now goes to Gov. Quinn, who supports it.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The Doings Weekly
Shannon Burns files for a second term as forest preserve commissioner
Waiting until the last day to submit petitions, Shannon M Burns filed today for re-election to a second term as the first Democrat on the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County's Board of Commissioners.
WEDDING - Gottleib-Hoffman
GOTTLEIB HOFFMAN WEDDING Kate Gottleib, of West Chicago, and Ben Hoffman, of Earlville, were married July 6, at the St. James Farm, in Warrenville.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Full circle: Naperville designer gives back to group that helped her years earlier
The Naperville resident grew up in Chicago's Humboldt Park, in circumstances she describes as "not the best living situation."
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Batavia Blotter: Rotolo Student's 'One-Hitter' Turns Out to Be Tobacco
The following is a roundup of Batavia police reports from the week prior to Nov. 25 along with some stragglers from the previous week.
Accident Reports: Injures on Fabyan Parkway, Randall Road
Two accidents on Nov. 14 and 15 sent drivers to the hospital, according to Geneva and Batavia police department reports.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Kane Co. Chronicle
Crowds seek deals on Black Friday
GENEVA – As she held a handful of books at Barnes and Noble in Geneva, South Elgin resident Cindy Castaneda said she set out on the biggest shopping day of the year to pick up some gifts for her nieces and nephews Friday.
Father Christmas visiting Kline Creek Farm
Father Christmas will be the star of the show this month when Kline Creek Farm celebrates Victorian holiday traditions.
The Best Places To Buy Locally-Made Chicago Art And Decor To Spruce Up Your Home
Adding a fresh dose of dimension can be achieved with even the smallest of details -- think a hip pair of throw pillows, an interesting vase or an unexpected piece of art -- and can do wonders for punching up tired decor.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Recycling Programs Make Helping the Environment Easy
West Chicago, Illinois: November 26, 2013 - The upcoming holidays bring a couple of great recycling opportunities spearheaded by the West Chicago Environmental Commission.