Small Business Spotlight: Melinda Alston, LCSW
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Sun Dec 08, 2013
D86 Flat Levy Part of Plan 'To Force a Crisis': Letter
The following letter was submitted to Patch by Linda Burke of Hinsdale: The "flat" or "zero" levy for Hinsdale Township High School District 86 a tragic mistake that if allowed to happen, would inflict irreparable harm on the quality and reputation of our public high schools.
It's beginning to look like (an 1890s) Christmas at Kline Creek
Sara Zimmerman of Wheaton stings popcorn as her daughter Annemarie, 7, plays near a traditional 1890s Christmas tree on display Sunday at Kline Creek Farm.
Glen Ellyn choking on its traffic
As a relatively new driver in the Glen Ellyn area, I find traffic here more erratic and disorganized as one approaches downtown than almost anywhere else I've driven.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
DuPage Family Law Firm Davi Law Group Opens Chicago Office to Serve...
DuPage family law firm Davi Law Group opens a new office to better serve individuals located in Chicago and Cook County.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Wheaton Drama airs - Wonderful' radio show
Gwen Royle, as Zu Zu, and Geoffrey Maher, as George Bailey, star in Wheaton Drama's production of "It's a Wonderful Life Radio Show."
All About the Holidays; Nine Things to Do in Glen Ellyn This Weekend
Quality trees, wreaths and garland including Fraser Firs, Balsams and Scotch Pines all available daily through Christmas Eve.
Come Downtown Saturday for A Dickens of a Christmas Stroll
Hey Wheaton, get ready for A Dickens of a Christmas Stroll from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, as every shop in downtown Wheaton offers complimentary holiday treats.
Dec. 9-13 Is Wheaton's Last Week for Leap Pickup This Year
The city of Wheaton is reminding residents that next week - Dec. 9-13, 2013 - is the season's final leaf and yard waste pickup week of the season for Advanced Disposal.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Geneva 'Art on Fire' contest could repeat next year
Tia Holinger took first place with her "Courthouse Owls" in the "Art on Fire" fire hydrant painting contest in Geneva.
Lake Zurich MC Sports store to close
Employees at MC Sports in Lake Zurich were told over the weekend that the store will close in early January.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The Doings Weekly
Holiday Magic at the Brookfield Zoo Saturday December 17, 2011. Scott Hardesty/www.starphotos.us
Want to see the Sugar Plum Fairy float across stage, or Scrooge's joyful change of heart? Or are you looking forward to a concert of your favorite Christmas carols? Our guide lists the concerts, plays, dance productions and other activities for the holiday season.
Kane Co. Chronicle
Mason announces run for 6th Congressional District
A Naperville Democrat has announced he will take on U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Wheaton, in the race for the 6th Congressional District.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Poinsettias create 'beautiful sight' at Cantigny
Don and Arline Johnson of Naperville take photos of the more than 3,000 poinsettias in the greenhouse at Cantigny Park during the annual "Shades of Crimson" event.
Wheaton Votes on Medical Marijuana Dispensaries
The Wheaton City Council on Monday voted 6-1 in favor of allowing medical marijuana dispensaries in its M-1 manufacturing districts, according to a Suburban Life Media article.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Mariano's to Purchase 11 Dominick's Stores in Chicago Area
Written by Cristel Mohrman Mariano's Fresh Market will purchase 11 Dominick's stores in the Chicago suburbs, according to Crain's Chicago Business .
Wheaton Police Announce Child Porn Arrest
Richard S. August, 54, of Lombard, Ill., was arrested Monday, Dec. 2, 2013 on six felony counts of child pornography, Wheaton police announced on the city's website .
The Business Ledger
Companies join forces to support holiday gift drive
By Staff Report WHEATON - Mathieson, Moyski, Celer & Co. LLP, Accountants & Advisors, Wheaton Bank & Trust and Glen Ellyn Bank & Trust have joined forces to support a holiday gift drive to benefit Teen Parent Connection, a social service agency that works with adolescent parents and their children to promote self-sufficiency.
Program Offers Assistance with Paying Heat Bills
Qualifying residents who need assistance paying their heating bills this winter can apply for state and federal assistance through the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program , according to the village of Wheaton press release.
Glen Ellyn Police Report Arrests for Domestic Battery, Illegal Dumping
Joseph M. Novak, 28, 382 Pennsylvania, Glen Ellyn, was arrested and charged with domestic battery on the 300 block of Pennsylvania at 9:14 p.m. Nov. 5. Someone dumped five bags of leaves and yard wast in the parking lot at Duane and Lorraine between 8 a.m. Nov. 13 and 8:04 a.m. Nov. 15. Viola L. Patterson, 40, 677 Roosevelt Road, Glen Ellyn, was ... (more)