2 hrs ago
Rite of spring: Work begins at McDonald Farm for Green Earth Fair
Delaney O'Neal of Clarendon Hills laughs as she feeds dandelions to a goat Sunday afternoon at the Green Earth Institute's 8th annual Green Earth Fair in Naperville.
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4 hrs ago
March for Babies raises money for March of Dimes
One year ago, Meghan Beatty of Elmhurst and her husband walked in the March for Babies as new parents with tiny twin babies still in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
8 hrs ago
David Sibley at Anderson's Books in Downers Grove
Thanks to a string of conversations at the Downers Grove Public Library on April 10, Bonnie learned just a few hours before the event that bird guide artist and author David Sibley would speak at Anderson's Books in Downers Grove.
15 hrs ago
Five Minutes With Herrick Principal-To-Be Matt Neustadt
Congratulations to Matt Neustadt on his appointment to principal of Herrick Middle School.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Seven charged in fights in downtown Naperville
Perhaps it had to do with the Easter holiday weekend. Or the unseasonably warm weather after a truly brutal winter.
The Southtown Star
A new grocery store promises the cheapest produce around
That's a tall order in the Chicago area, where the $17 billion grocery industry is crowded and the margins are razor-thin.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
COD library Students Complete Practicums at Notable Institutions
Students enrolled in the Library and Information Technology program at College of DuPage are completing their required library practicum hours in notable libraries throughout the U.S. and Canada.
22 Years In the Pen for Convicted Downers Grove Burglar
DuPage County State's Attorney Robert Berlin praised the 22-year sentence handed down by a judge, saying that the long sentence would keep society safe from the likes of Steve Mantucca, a Mt.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Record Store Day expected to rock in the suburbs
Rediscover Records in Elgin is among the more than 1,000 stores across the country taking part in Saturday's Record Store Day.
No injuries reported in Lombard fire
Authorities said the Lombard Fire Department was called to the home at 8:09 in the Butterfield subdivision in unincorporated DuPage County.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Herrick Taps Former Student To Be New Principal
Matt Neustadt has been appointed the new principal at Herrick Middle School -- the same school he attended as a child.
The Doings Weekly
Police blotter: 3 arrested after phoning in phony prescriptions in Willowbrook
The following incidents were listed among the official reports of the area police departments.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Palatine Public Library District Director Announces Retirement
Susan Strunk, Director of the Palatine Public Library District, has announced that she will be retiring in August.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Local Police Agencies Conducting 'Traffic Safety Initiative' This Friday
This Friday, April 18, the Hinsdale Police Department will be joining law enforcement agencies in a special traffic safety campaign along the 55th St. corridor.
My FOX Chicago
Conceal carry confusion: Some parks missing `no guns` signs
Illinois' new concealed carry law has been in effect for several months now, but it appears there is still confusion over some of its requirements.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Illinois House OKs bill to give pregnant employees new rights
Weighing the needs of expecting mothers against small businesses' bottom line, the House on Thursday approved legislation favored by Gov. Pat Quinn that would give pregnant employees new civil rights in the workplace.
Metra To Replace Main Street Station Platform, April 16
Metra announced that it will begin work to replace the concrete platform at the Main Street Station in Downers Grove.
D58 Educators Recognized With 'Outstanding Teacher' Awards
The Downer's Grove Junior Woman's Club honored two Dist. 58 staff members with the club's Outstanding Teacher Award for 2014.
Dann Gire Are you ready for 16 hours of Sci-Fi Marathon?
The After Hours Film Society presents Clio Barnard's "The Selfish Giant" at 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 14, at the Tivoli Theatre, 5021 Highland Ave., Downers Grove.