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  1. Trump, Rauner have the power to shut down a toxic Willowbrook plant. Will they use it?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Chicago Tribune

    Organizer Neringa Zymancius, of Darien, leads protesters in front of the Oak Brook headquarters of Sterigenics on Sept. 14, 2018.

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  2. Under scrutiny for use of harmful chemical, Sterigenics to test emissions control upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Chicago Tribune

    People protested Aug. 31 at Sterigenics in Willowbrook asking officials to stop its operations and leave the area. Sterigenics, a Willowbrook company being scrutinized for its use of a cancer-causing chemical, said Monday that within the next week a third party would test the effectiveness of new emissions control equipment it installed in July.

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  3. Warehouse project near Waterfall Glen clears Darien committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 28 | Chicago Tribune

    It was standing room only at a Darien Municipal Services Committee meeting Monday to consider a height variance for a warehouse near Waterfall Glen. It was standing room only at a Darien Municipal Services Committee meeting Monday to consider a height variance for a warehouse near Waterfall Glen.

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  4. DuPage Forest Preserve Board member has concerns about warehouse proposed near Waterfall GlenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | Chicago Tribune

    A developer wants to replace these buildings at 1035 S. Frontage Road in Darien with a 153,000-square-foot warehouse. The site is next to the Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve.

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  5. Willowbrook man sentenced for Darien gas station robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2018 | Chicago Tribune

    A 26-year-old Willowbrook area man was sentenced Tuesday to 21 years in prison after pleading guilty to armed robbery of a Shell station in Darien last summer. Tyrone Hammond of Lilac Lane in unincorporated Cook County pleaded guilty to armed robbery with a firearm stemming from an July 14, 2017 incident at the Shell station, 8226 Cass Ave., Darien.

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  6. Hinsdale District 86 Board considers a three-year window for exceptions to new school boundariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | Chicago Tribune

    District 86 Superintendent Bruce Law talks to the board about how the district handles student enrollment. The Hinsdale High School District 86 Board did not make a decision Wednesday on when new school boundaries will be implemented, but the board is leaning toward allowing younger siblings who are within three years of current students to attend the same school.

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  7. Police blotter: Motorcycle driver charged with DUI after a crash in Burr RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2018 | Chicago Tribune

    The following items were taken from area police department reports and releases. An arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt.

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  8. La Grange, Darien entrepreneurs use crowdfunding to raise money for their businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | Chicago Tribune

    Websites such as GoFundMe.com and Kickstarter.com have helped people fund medical treatment, trips to national competitions, make music videos and political campaigns. Carmelo Chimera, co-founder of Chimera's Comics, at 19 S. La Grange Road in La Grange, just completed his second fundraising drive on Kickstarter.com.

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  9. Hinsdale District 86 eliminates controversial buffer zone, angering some parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | Chicago Tribune

    Residents react after the Hinsdale High School District 86 Board voted June 18, 2018 to eliminate a controversial buffer zone that had allowed parents to send kids to Hinsdale Central or Hinsdale South. Residents react after the Hinsdale High School District 86 Board voted June 18, 2018 to eliminate a controversial buffer zone that had allowed parents to send kids to Hinsdale Central or Hinsdale South.

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  10. Residents to file civil rights complaint stating District 86...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2018 | Chicago Tribune

    Adolph Galinski of Burr Ridge invites residents of Hinsdale High School District 86 to sign a complaint claiming the school attendance boundaries are unlawfully drawn. Adolph Galinski of Burr Ridge invites residents of Hinsdale High School District 86 to sign a complaint claiming the school attendance boundaries are unlawfully drawn.

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  11. 'We all need to help our neighbors': Lewis program connects ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | Chicago Tribune

    Lewis University student Sherry Rochford , who launched a Homework Club at Fairmont School this semester, works with Keyanni Lee and Marielle Hornsby on multiplication. Lewis University student Sherry Rochford , who launched a Homework Club at Fairmont School this semester, works with Keyanni Lee and Marielle Hornsby on multiplication.

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  12. Metra safety plan proposes fewer morning BNSF express trains from Hinsdale to ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Chicago Tribune

    Proposed schedule changes on the Metra BNSF line will drop the number of morning trains that run express from downtown Hinsdale to Chicago from four to two, and the total number of trains from eight to seven between 6:30 and 8:30 a.m. "The less options, the harder it is," said Alex Elizondo, who drives from Darien to catch a train in downtown Hinsdale, because trains stop there frequently. If she misses one, it's not a long wait until the next one.

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  13. Will standards-based report cards mean the end of traditional letter grades?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | Chicago Tribune

    Traditional letter grades could become a thing of the past as Illinois school districts refine lesson plans and curricula to align with Common Core and other state standards. The Common Core standards for English and math adopted by Illinois in 2010 spell out a series of detailed skills and concepts students are expected to master at each grade level.

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  14. Car crash kills 52-year-old Lemont woman, Darien police investigatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Police responded to a call about a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Clarendon Hills Road and 67th Street at 5:47 p.m. Dec. 8. One of the drivers, Janina Petuchow, 52, of Lemont was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove where she later died from her injuries, police reported.

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  15. Deaf drama: Hinsdale South students perform art 'in another language'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    The deaf drama club had been dormant for several years when American Sign Language interpreter Dan Englund and paraprofessional Megan Kalbas came to South this year. They took on the job of producing a play with students from the deaf and hard of hearing program, which draws from throughout the region.

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  16. Matt Walsh takes break from 'Veep' for performance in DarienRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Matt Walsh, of HBO's "Veep" and a Hinsdale South High School alumnus, will perform Nov. 20 at Frugal Muse Books, Music & Video in Darien. Matt Walsh, of HBO's "Veep" and a Hinsdale South High School alumnus, will perform Nov. 20 at Frugal Muse Books, Music & Video in Darien.

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  17. Hinsdale South fair to present post-high school options for students with disabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Tammy Prentiss from Hinsdale High School District 86 gies gives a tour of the district's Transition Center in Darien in 2016. Tammy Prentiss from Hinsdale High School District 86 gies gives a tour of the district's Transition Center in Darien in 2016.

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  18. Diving ban forces Hinsdale Central and South teams on the road againRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    The divers on Hinsdale District 86's swim and dive teams have been traveling to other schools for meets since last year. The divers on Hinsdale District 86's swim and dive teams have been traveling to other schools for meets since last year.

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