Wheaton Newswire (Page 8)

Wheaton Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Wheaton, IL. (Page 8)

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  1. Demo Derby Day: Dust, dents and determinationRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... For at least some fans, it's that winner-take-all atmosphere and apocalyptic feel that lured them Sunday to the Wheaton fairgrounds for the derby that traditionally helps close down the five-day party along Manchester Road. This year, as in the ...

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  2. Diverse talents on display at DuPage County FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Daily Herald

    DuPage County Fair organizers say they like to give residents a chance to show off their diverse talents, and Friday was no different as the five-day bash continued in Wheaton. In one area of the fairgrounds along Manchester Road, 4-H members got to show off their projects in categories ranging from arts and crafts to agriculture and woodworking.

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  3. Images: The DuPage County FairRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2016 | Daily Herald

    Suzie Goering of Carol Stream, right, takes a photo of Sydney Cortez, 10, of Warrenville, eating cotton candy at the DuPage County Fair in Wheaton on Friday. The two got out of the rain to eat their cotton candy with the goats.

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  4. Fests, Harry Potter party highlight weekend aheadRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... . Animal exhibits, music, food, a rodeo and more await at the DuPage County Fairgrounds, 2015 Manchester Road, Wheaton. New this year, woodcarvers' demonstrate and sell their work. $4-$10; free for kids younger than 3; free for seniors until 3 p.m. ...

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  5. Man vs. beast: Bull, horse riders to compete at DuPage County Fair RodeoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... to hold on for eight seconds during rodeo competitions at 1 and 6 p.m. Saturday, July 30, at the fair grounds in Wheaton. "Eight seconds is longer than you'd think when trying to ride a bull," said Mike Latting, president of Latting Rodeo ...

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  6. Naperville Running Company to open third location in WheatonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | Daily Herald

    But ultimately he decided to keep the Naperville Running Company brand when he opens a new shop later this year in downtown Wheaton. Work already is underway at the store, which will be housed in the former train depot at 102-134 W. Front St., just north of the railroad tracks and the Illinois Prairie Path, between Hale and Main streets.

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  7. Annual parade kicks off DuPage County Fair's 5-day runRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... go on the rides, King only had one qualm about the opening day. "It's very hot," she said. Noreen Chechopoulos, of Wheaton, and her sons Paul, 14, and Kevin, 11, have made a tradition of coming to the fair since the kids were babies. Noreen even has ...

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  8. Suburban Olympian Talks Volleyball FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | NBC Chicago

    As a junior in college at Loyola University, Thomas Jaeschke was doing something most college student athletes could only dream of. While attending Loyola University, the Wheaton, Illinois-native was also an athlete for the U.S. national team, and his talent was not going unnoticed.

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  9. DuPage forest preserve planning year-round wagon ridesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... starting in the fall. The rides first will be offered in September through November at Danada Equestrian Center in Wheaton. Then they'll take place in December and January at St. James Farm Forest Preserve near Warrenville. Finally, the April and ...

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  10. Shakespeare in the Park presents 'Twelfth Night'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Daily Herald

    Fans of The Bard can enjoy one of his comedies performed outdoors by local and professional talent next month when Wheaton Park District and Wheaton College's Arena Theater combine to present "Twelfth Night" during the fourth annual Shakespeare in the Park. Performances begin at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Aug. 26 and 27, at Memorial Park, 208 W. Union Ave., Wheaton.

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  11. Fairs & fests: Tall Ships, county fairs, Sugar Grove Corn Boil and moreRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2016 | Daily Herald

    DuPage County Fair: 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday through Sunday, July 29-31, at the DuPage County Fairgrounds, 2015 Manchester Road, Wheaton. Animal exhibits, music, food, rodeo at 1 and 6 p.m. Saturday, demolition derby at 1 and 6 p.m. Sunday.

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  12. New Xulon Devotional Helps Readers Develop A Deeply Personal And...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... provided Biblical based counseling for women. Her training was obtained through SonLife Ministries, headquartered in Wheaton Ill. She currently lives in a small town in Michigan with her beloved husband. She enjoys writing letters to Abba, studying ...

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  13. DuPage County Fair begins 5-day run in Wheaton todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Daily Herald

    The DuPage County Fair is promising to have something for everyone when it opens its five-day run Wednesday at the fairgrounds in Wheaton. When someone recently suggested the DuPage County Fair features a little of everything, Jim McGuire quickly made it clear there's a lot of everything.

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  14. DuPage County Fair shows off residents' unsung talentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | Daily Herald

    For many who visit the DuPage County Fair each summer, it's a chance to step away from the fast-paced life of the suburbs for a few hours into the slower rhythms of rural life. Visitors to the fairgrounds along Manchester Road in Wheaton can check out the livestock, watch a live rodeo and even participate in "Country Day" activities on Saturday.

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  15. Forum explores opportunities, challenges in FauquierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | Fauquier.com

    ... opportunities and challenges. The county has hired consultants to help with the process. Planning Resources Inc., of Wheaton, Ill., and Renaissance Planning of Charlottesville. They have been paid $53,000 by the county for research, background ...

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  16. Wheaton man hit by DuPage deputy's stun gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 | Daily Herald

    A 34-year-old Wheaton man was on the receiving end of a DuPage County sheriff's deputy's stun gun Monday morning. Anthony Ramirez, of the 26W000 block of Armbrust Avenue is charged with indirect civil contempt of court, direct criminal contempt of court and resisting or obstructing a police officer.

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  17. Animals begin arriving for DuPage County FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... a.m. to 11 p.m. Wednesday, July 27, through Sunday, July 31 Where: DuPage County Fairgrounds, 2015 Manchester Road, Wheaton Tickets: $10 ages 13 to 61; $4 for children; $5 for seniors; military personnel free with ID Info: www.dupagecountyfair.org ...

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  18. Chicagoland twins overcome autism's barriersRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2016 | Chicago Parent

    Dylan and Liam Healey play barefoot in the sand at Kelly Park in Wheaton, looking like any other smudge-faced kids. The 8-year-old shadows of each other, however, have a special bond that transcends brotherhood and even the fact that they're fraternal twins.

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  19. Attorney David Guy Stevens Discusses DUI Prevention and PenaltiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... Guy Stevens , founder of the Law Offices of David Guy Stevens, LLC, recently spoke at Christ Community Church in Wheaton, IL, to a predominantly Asian audience about DUI law. "My speech focused on how people get a DUI and, more importantly, how not ...

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  20. Grammar Moses: This column is neither a history lesson nor historicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | Daily Herald

    Ted Utchen has a bee in his bonnet. Well, several. But this one is something the Wheaton resident has written me about at least twice.

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