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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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The DuPage Community Foundation plans to award Wheaton Warrenville Unit District 200 more than $190,000 for its music programs.
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.
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 .
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)
"I always had my phone attached to me," recalls Dawn Martini of Wheaton. "I anticipated those dreaded calls about problems.
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.
Dr. James G. Huff recently joined the Wheaton College faculty as Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Human Needs and Global Resources.
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.
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.
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."
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 .
The DuPage Symphony Orchestra presents "Broadway Bonanza," a concert featuring music from the most beloved Broadway repertoire of the past century.
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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Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 11:33 am
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