13 hrs ago
The Doings Weekly
Burr Ridge crime briefs: Several reports of stolen property at Hinsdale South
A Wii game system was found in bushes outside a home in the 100 block of Circle Ridge Drive Dec. 12. The system was taken from the home Dec. 7. Someone broke into a home in the 7800 block of Forest Hill Road between 3:15 and 9:10 p.m. Dec. 12. Nothing was reported missing.
22 hrs ago
The Doings Weekly
Hinsdale District 86 Board approves flat property tax levy
About 300 people attended the District 86 meeting at Hinsdale South High School where the School Board approved a flat tax levy.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
What's the Best Hair Salon in Town? Tell Us Your Favorite
We want to know what you, your neighbors, friends, family and coworkers think is the best hair salon in Woodridge or Darien.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
The Doings Weekly
Things to do around Burr Ridge this weekend, Dec. 13-15
See the sights and hear the sounds of the holiday season with a twist on a Christmas classic play, a cookie walk, a park celebration and more in our top five picks of things to do around Burr Ridge this weekend.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
If He Builds It, They Will Strum
The arthritis is starting to tighten its grip on Alexander McCracken. The 85-year-old retired carpenter's hands are gnarled from years of sanding, sawing, and hammering away at building houses.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Changing Lives Through Nutrition
It may be hard to believe, but Darien, IL has kids going hungry. The Darien Rotary Club is doing something about that.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Advancing Literacy in Darien, One Kid at a Time
Rotary clubs exist to serve the communities they are in. Since 1974, Darien and Lemont have been served by the Rotary Club of Darien, which on December 9 started their eighth annual dictionary project.
Thief Ran Off with Library's Tablet Computer: Police
Darien police are searching for a thief who stole a computer tablet from the Indian Prairie Library.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Who Is Darien's Citizen of the Year?
Darien residents have until Jan. 7 to make their pick for the 2014 Citizen of the Year.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
EJH/VFW Patriot Pen Essay Reading
The authors of the top three Patriot's Pen Essays, as selected by the Darien VFW Post 2838, read their entries during the Eisenhower Junior High School/Barnes & Noble Book Fair last night at the Bolingbrook Promenade.
Poinsettias create 'beautiful sight' at Cantigny
Don and Arline Johnson of Naperville take photos of the more than 3,000 poinsettias in the greenhouse at Cantigny Park during the annual "Shades of Crimson" event.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Phil Caputo's 'The Longest Road' the 2014 Big Read Book
The Longest Road by Philip Caputo is the 2014 Big Read Book for 10 of Chicago's west suburban public libraries.
Good Samaritans pull driver from burning SUV: 'You do what you have to do'
One's a suburban police officer, the other a retired officer and the third wants to be a cop.
I-55 crash victim identified as Crystal Lake man
Officials have identified the victim of a fatal two-car crash Sunday morning on southbound I-55 as a 28-year-old Crystal Lake man.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
1 Dead in Fatal Stevenson Crash Near Darien: Report
A 29-year-old man driving the wrong way struck an SUV at around 5:30 a.m. at Lemont Road, according to the report.
Police: Person Killed In Wrong Way Crash On I-55
One person died Sunday morning after a wrong way driver collided with a vehicle in the southbound lanes of Interstate 55 near west suburban Darien, state police said.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
200 Food Basket's, and a Toy for a Child
You can help 200 families and make over 1000 people have a nicer Holidays with your donations.
Used Thunderbird was never abused
Art Kastl of Darien went to the auto dealership with his father the day he drove this Thunderbird home in 1966.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
'The Nutcracker' to Dazzle at the Hinsdale Central Auditorium
Wondering what's going on around the Darien and Woodridge area? Check out our look at what you should be watching out for the week.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
The Business Ledger
NAI Hiffman represents 3 landlords in suburban retail leases
OAKBROOK TERRACE NAI Hiffman recently represented ownership in three separate retail transactions in the Chicagoland suburbs.