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In today’s world, many people choose to communicate via the Internet and cell phones. Youth especially have embraced new technologies such as text messaging, social … Read more ›

Downer’s Grove South teacher and basketball coach Jay Baum delivers 500 cans of non-perishable items to the Humanitarian Service Project which three DGS classes collected together to benefit the Feed the Kids program
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Peanut Butter, Jelly, Tuna and Soup to the Rescue

Competitiveness is a trait that seems to come as second nature to many high school students. Recently, a group of approximately eighty freshman students of … Read more ›

Picture by Michael Smart-Suntimes Media
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Rotary Club of Downers Grove helps deliver a Dream!

The Make-A Wish Foundation grants wishes to children with life threatening medical conditions to enrich their lives with hope, strength and joy. Since 1985, the … Read more ›

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New Tools for New Times

Choose DuPage Human Services Task Force, in conjunction with the DuPage Federation on Human Service Reform, and the DuPage Funders Collaboration, has initiated a new … Read more ›

A radKids class taking instruction.
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Prepare Your Child to be Rad

Resisting Aggression Defensively (radKids) is a program that empowers children ages 7 to 9 years old by teaching them how to respond to a variety … Read more ›

Work crew at a senior home
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Campus Life STRIVE Workday

The weather on Saturday, May 12th was anything but exciting, motivating or inspirational. Fortunately, the 60 students and adult volunteers that participated in the STRIVE … Read more ›

Zach Plata & Hannah Young is presented scholarship by Barbara Dickerman
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Music Scholarship Recipients Cash In

Each year the Rotary Club of Downers Grove awards different scholarships to many worthy students from Downers Grove. This year is no different. A total … Read more ›

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SNAP Assistance at West Suburban Community Pantry

West Suburban Community Pantry is now offering DuPage residents assistance with Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) registration.SNAP, formerly known as the Food Stamp Program, provides … Read more ›

Family fun on the Ferris Wheel
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Rotary GroveFest is set and ready to Roll

With only a few shorts weeks before the premier summer festival in Downers Grove, Rotary GroveFest is all set and ready to go. The carnival … Read more ›

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Serving Wounded Warriors and the Survivors of our Fallen Heroes

It’s an American tradition to pay tribute to the men and women of the Armed Forces each Memorial Day — especially honoring those who have … Read more ›