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West Chicago District 33 names next superintendent
An educator who began his career in the Northwest suburbs has been selected to become the next superintendent of West Chicago Elementary District 33. Charles Johns, who currently serves as assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction in Elmhurst Unit District 205, was named to his new post Thursday night by the District 33 school board.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Prosecutor: Maine West hazing culture a oerampanta
Testimony began Tuesday in the trial of former Maine West High School soccer coach Michael Divincenzo, who faces misdemeanor charges alleging he allowed hazing among players in his program.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
hosts martini masters in Elk Grove
Kelly Beerman of Ruth's Chris Steakhouse prepares a Waldorf Martini during the Daily Herald's Best Martini in the 'Burbs Challenge at the At The Post Sports Bar & OTB in Elk Grove Village on Monday night.
Cook County forest preserve permits available Jan. 2
The Forest Preserves of Cook County will begin selling 2014 picnic permits online and in-person beginning at 8 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 2. In-person sales will take place from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the district's general headquarters, 536 N. Harlem Ave., River Forest.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
The Selective Soldering Academy's (SSA) Next Training Session Set for January 28-30, 2014
The Selective Soldering Academy , based in Elk Grove Village, IL, has set January 28-30, 2014 dates for their next training session, which will be held at their facility in Elk Grove Village, IL near Chicago.
Cemetery markers to honor Revolutionary War veterans
A gravestone at Elk Grove Cemetery recognizes Revolutionary War veteran Eli Skinner.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Elk Grove officials raise funds for park scholarships
Elk Grove Village Trustees Jeff Franke and Chris Prochno ride Saturday during the Elk Grove Parks Foundation Spin-O-Thon at The Pavilion in Elk Grove Village.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Streamwood driver killed when car strikes tree
A Streamwood man was killed early Thursday when his car hit a tree in the Busse Woods Forest Preserve near Elk Grove Village, authorities said.
Police Blotter: Domestic Battery, DUI & Identity Theft Arrests
The following incidents were reported by the Bolingbrook Police Department : Dec. 2: Cindy Beckerman, 47, 645 Goldenrod Drive, was charged with identify theft at 10:19 a.m. Dec. 2: Officers were called to the parking lot on the 200 block of South Bolingbrook Drive for the report of a burglary to motor vehicle.
Night life events: At The Post hosting martini challenge
Martini challenge Sit ringside as mixologists from several suburban restaurants and bars compete in the Daily Herald's martini challenge from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, Dec. 16, at Elk Grove Village's At The Post.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Des Plaines man gets 2 years for hitting man with dumbbell
A Des Plaines man was sentenced to two years in prison for striking a man in the head with a dumbbell.
Toys for Tots gets boost from Elk Grove nonprofits
The CCC of Elk Grove membership collected over 1,500 toys for the Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots campaign.
Support the Elk Grove Parks Foundation Spin-O-Thon fundraiser
On Saturday, Dec. 14, the Pavilion Lobby will be rolling with riders pedalling for a purpose.
Law Firm Newswire
Attorney With Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Remarks On I-290 Crash
The four women were killed, and four others injured, when the vehicle rolled down an embankment near Illinois Route 83 and flipped over.
Elk Grove P.E. teacher helps make school healthy
A 2013 Elementary P.E. Teacher of the Year, Northeastern District, from the Illinois Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance A Spearheaded efforts that resulted in Ridge being selected the grand prize winner in the Fuel Up to Play 60 Casting Call Challenge, netting a $3,100 grant, a visit from three Chicago Bears players, ... (more)
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Bar set high in holiday lights contest
A few strands of multicolored bulbs and scattered reindeer just won't cut it in the Daily Herald's annual holiday lights competition.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
The Business Ledger
Paine/Wetzel TCN completes two Elk Grove deals
Business Ledger news services CHICAGO -- Paine/Wetzel TCN Worldwide reccently completed two industrial sale transactions in Elk Grove Village.
Lombard village board approves contract with new village manager
Lombard's next village manager had a chance this week to personally thank the village board for selecting him for the job.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
When Your Loved One Dies, You Could Preserve Them as a Diamond
It may sound a bit dark, but it's now possible to transform the ashes of the cremated deceased into a diamond-a jewel truly to remember.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Salvation Army volunteers pack up holiday cheer
Volunteer Bob Dolan of Hinsdale, who works for Sprint in the Schaumburg area, packs canned vegetables into food boxes Wednesday as part of an effort to prepare more than 10,000 Christmas Christmas food boxes containing fresh potatoes, corn, green beans, cranberry sauce, yams, gravy and stuffing at the Salvation Army's Disaster Services Headquarters ... (more)