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Open for business: DuPage County Fair kicks off Wednesday
The DuPage County Board recently convened a committee to determine the best use of the DuPage County fairgrounds.
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Expect Traffic Delays during DuPage County Fair
Submitted by the city of Wheaton The 2014 DuPage County Fair will be held from July 23, 2014 through July 27, 2014.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
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.
The JCS Fund of The DuPage Community Foundation Awards Music Grants to Local Schools
Each individual school submitted a grant application. The programs funded and schools to which the grants were awarded are listed below: The grant will be used to purchase various instruments, storage equipment, and a sheet music filing system to replace the choir music library.
Wheaton Fire Department and local residents to benefit from Wheaton Elks
Without charitable organizations such as the Wheaton Elks, our community service workers would not get added bonuses to help them help others in need.
World Relief sponsors immigration discussion
World Relief DuPage/Aurora and Missions Place by TEAM will sponsor a screening of the film "The Stranger" to explore immigration reform from a Christian perspective at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, at 370 W. Front St., Wheaton.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
A look at family fun available at county fairs
If you want to see a real live cow, or watch a pig race, or see cars smash each other up, there's no place like the county fair.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Gary Sinise and his band rock out in Wheaton
A sold-out crowd was shoulder to shoulder as it rocked out to the tunes of Gary Sinise & The Lt.
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DuPage PADS plans annual run
DuPage PADS is calling all walkers and runners, individuals and families to the tenth Annual Run 4 Home, beginning at 8 a.m. Sept.
COD Kicks Off Free Starlight Summer Concert Series Friday
The following information comes from a College of DuPage press release. The McAninch Arts Center , 425 Fawell Blvd. in Glen Ellyn, opens its inaugural Summer 2014 Starlight Free Concert Series at the new Lakeside Pavilion at College of DuPage with a concert by the internationally acclaimed Chicago-based Beatles tribute band American English Friday, ... (more)
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Case dismissed in Naperville motorcycle crash
Charges have been dismissed in the case of a Naperville man accused of causing a traffic crash last month that sent a woman tumbling to the pavement from the motorcycle on which she was riding.
Public invited to Illinois Prairie Path Archives open house
The public is invited to meet volunteers who helped build the Illinois Prairie Path and view materials from the organization's archives during an open house Aug. 11 at North Central College.
Ale Fest, Rockin' for the Troops coming up Saturday
There's the ninth annual Rockin' for the Troops concert featuring actor Gary Sinise and his Lt.
Wheaton Elks to Present $2,000 Check to Fire Department
Wheaton Elks Lodge 2258 will provide a $2,000 grant to the Fire Department during the July 21 Wheaton City Council meeting.
Jammed weekend: Big music events keep Chicago and the suburbs rocking
Hordes of bands, armed with guitars, keyboards and drums, will invade the area in what has to be one of the most insanely busy live-music weekends in a long time.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Ex-con going to prison for Naperville stabbing
A man from Naperville has been sentenced to seven years in prison for slashing another man with a kitchen knife last fall during a fight.
Wheaton Band Festival Held Friday, Saturday
The 15th Annual Wheaton Band Festival will be held Friday and Saturday at Wheaton's Memorial Park.
Baking secrets: Don't overcomplicate competition cookies
Catch up with Baking Secrets columnist Annie Overboe at the DuPage County Fair. You'll find her in the home ec.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Golf: Chadd Slutzky leaves them hanging with opening-round lead of Illinois State Amateur
"Sorry guys, I'm just not that exciting," Chadd Slutzky said Tuesday, ending an interview with a smile and shrug of his shoulders.
Teen charged with possession of Ecstacy in Naperville July 16
Aurora resident Robert T. Vodicka-Hirschmann, 19, is free on bond and awaiting trial in DuPage County Circuit Court in Wheaton, following his reputed misadventure over the Fourth of July weekend in Naperville.