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Wheaton, Illinois is located in Dupage County. Zip codes in Wheaton, IL include 60187, and 60189. The median home price in Wheaton is $339,400 which is roughly $178/per square foot. More Wheaton information.

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Saturday | The Southtown Star

News briefs: Free concert in Mokena

A free concert featuring B4 and After is scheduled for 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Mokena's Main Park, 10925 W. LaPorte Road.

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Saturday | Daily Herald

Foundation awards $182,000 in grants to District 200 music programs

The DuPage Community Foundation plans to award Wheaton Warrenville Unit District 200 more than $190,000 for its music programs.

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Saturday | Daily Herald

Roskam: Federal money could push Kerr-McGee cleanup forward

The U.S. House has approved money to push forward on the decades-long pollution cleanup at the site of the former Kerr-McGee factory in West Chicago, but the project could stall if the federal government doesn't follow through.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Daily Herald

4-H youth to demonstrate skills at DuPage County Fair

For hundreds of local youth, 4-H project displays and animal shows are an important and fun part of the annual DuPage County Fair, which is scheduled for July 23 to 27 this year.

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Daily Herald

Elk Grove Theatre presents "Stand By Me" Aug. 12

The movie will be presented in digital projection and sound at the Elk Grove Theatre, 1050 Arlington Heights Road in Elk Grove Village, on Tuesday, Aug. 12, at 1 and 7 p.m. Admission is $5 per person, and tickets are available in advance at the Elk Grove Theatre box office or online at www.classiccinemas.com .

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The Doings Weekly

Things to do around Burr Ridge this weekend

Grab a bottle of wine for a BYOB glass-painting event, or for those who are under 21, head out to the Grilled Cheese Battle with our picks of the top ten things to do around Burr Ridge this weekend.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Naperville Sun

Cops: Man sped, used phone, hit road barrel in Naperville DUI

Driving drunk is often trouble enough. But to allegedly be driving drunk, and speeding in a construction zone, and using a cell phone, and then demonstrating for a police patrol officer that you're having a harder-than-usual time driving? Steven S. McDaniel apparently didn't do himself any favors this past Fourth of July, while being pulled over by ... (more)

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Daily Herald

Parents feel relief as children benefit from inclusion services

"I always had my phone attached to me," recalls Dawn Martini of Wheaton. "I anticipated those dreaded calls about problems.

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Chicago Sun-Times

Step right up: County Fairs roll in for old-fashioned summer fun

If you want to see a real live cow, or watch a pig race, or see cars smash up each other, there's no place like the county fair.

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Daily Herald

District 200 grateful for community's Engage200 participation

Wheaton Warrenville Unit District 200 board members expressed immense gratitude for the community's input and participation in the district's six-month community engagement process, which concluded with a report Wednesday.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Daily Herald

Huff Joins Human Needs and Global Resources Program at Wheaton College

Dr. James G. Huff recently joined the Wheaton College faculty as Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Human Needs and Global Resources.

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Daily Herald

Glen Crest asks community to take Pillowcase Challenge

Glen Crest Middle School staff members are asking community families to take The Pillowcase Challenge by making pillowcases for chemotherapy patients at the Central DuPage Hospital Cancer Center and the Elmhurst Memorial Cancer Center.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Examiner.com

Porn-watching cop fights for pension after being fired in Wheaton, Illinois

Sommerfield was fired from the Wheaton Police Department, located some 30 miles northwest of Chicago, on January 22. A citizen caught the officer engaging in the inappropriate on-duty behavior.

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Daily Herald

Wheaton brewing up some summer fun

Ale is one of the oldest beverages, spanning thousands of years and cultures all over the globe, each using unique methods to brew this fermented and beloved concoction.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Daily Herald

Wheaton approves new DuPage County community health center

DuPage County Health Department officials are hopeful construction on a new 33,000-square-foot community center can start next month after Wheaton officials approved a special use permit for the building Monday.

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Family Research Council

For Wheaton, a Supremely Gratifying Decision

The Supreme Court's term may be over, but the debate certainly isn't. Four days after hanging up their robes for the summer, the justices made another splash on the HHS mandate -- this time , taking a bite out of the President's outrageous "compromise."

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Patch.com

Construction on Wheaton Sensory Playground, Garden Could Soon be Complete

Construction on a $2.5 million sensory playground and garden got underway last fall, but a brutal winter and wet spring and summer has delayed its completion .

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Daily Herald

DuPage Symphony to preform 'Broadway Bonanza'

The DuPage Symphony Orchestra presents "Broadway Bonanza," a concert featuring music from the most beloved Broadway repertoire of the past century.

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Daily Herald

Costumes are the height of fashion at the Anime Midwest convention in Rosemont.

2. The Business Incubator program at Barrington High School had a successful first year, resulting in five companies getting an $80,000 investment .

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Daily Herald

The Week in Pictures

If you've ever traveled along Route 25, you're sure to be familiar with "The Unknown Solider" which sits in front of Custom Furniture in St. Charles.

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