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Mary Anne Burkhalter portrays Mae West at The Birches Assisted Living.
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'Tribute to Mae West' at The Birches Assisted Living

A Father’s Day program titled, “Tribute to Mae West,” will be presented by singer and actress Mary Anne Burkhalter at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 14, … Read more ›

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Hinsdale's Uniquely Thursdays

(Hinsdale) -The Hinsdale Chamber of Commerce announces their 2012 Uniquely Thursdays Summer Concert line up. Going into their 10th Anniversary Season, the Hinsdale Chamber looks … Read more ›

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich returns to his Chicago home after the first day of his sentencing hearing last December. (Chris Sweda)

Blagojevich to serve sentence in Colorado prison

Former Gov. Rod Blagojevich will serve his 14-year sentence at a federal prison in Colorado as he had sought, sources said Tuesday. Blagojevich, who is … Read more ›

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AAUW March Program: They Did It All For You!

THEY DID IT ALL FOR YOU They may not be famous, but they’ve impacted your life! Joyce Lankton, a highly-regarded local presenter, will delight and … Read more ›

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Crime Doesn't Take A Holiday

The DuPage County crime Stoppers are encouraging residents to take a few extra steps to make sure their homes are secure during the holiday season.Statistics … Read more ›

The Herdmans—Ollie, Claude, Leroy, Gladys, Ralph, and Imogene—are the worst kids in town. The only place other kids can get away from them is at church. That is, until the Herdmans take over The Best Christmas Pageant Ever. (Actors L to R: Grayson Goodwin, Ben Jouras, Jay Baldwin, Samantha Spratford, Ben Walters, and Olivia Akture.)
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"The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" at the Theatre of Western Springs

What happens when the worst kids in town take over the annual Christmas Pageant? Rehearsals are full of crazy questions and rambunctious antics. The fire … Read more ›

Traffic flows through Illinois tollway booths last month. (Antonio Perez, Chicago Tribune)

Tollway says thousands taken in toll scam

The Illinois Tollway said Thursday that 12 toll collectors allegedly stole thousands of dollars in tolls over the last several years and has pressed criminal … Read more ›

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Pets in Costume! "Tricks & Treats Yappy Hour" hosted by Classic Kids and The Modern Dog Boutique!

You and your pooch are invited to a FREE "Yappy Hour" on October 20th from 6:30pm-8:30pm, hosted by Classic Kids Photography & The Modern Dog … Read more ›

Due to its popularity, Knight Training for children (ages 5-12) has been extended through the end of 2011 as part of Medieval Times' 20th Anniversary in Chicago. Guests from all around the midwest come to enjoy life as it was in the 11th century complete with four-course meal enjoyed while cheering on their favorite knights in medieval pageantry.
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The Subjects Cheer as Medieval Times Decrees Continuation of Knight Training Through 2011 for Junior Knights of the Realm

Hear ye! Hear ye! It has so been decreed that due to the popularity of Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament’s new Knight Training for children … Read more ›

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The highly successful DuPage County Crime Stoppers program is going '21st Century' with the launch of a county-wide Text-A-Crime-Tip program.Mobile phone users across DuPage County … Read more ›