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Emeritus English Professor David McGrath
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College of DuPage Races Backwards: Can Trustees Stop Runaway Train?

Last week I toured the newly built facilities at College of DuPage. They were beautiful. They cost $50 million. They were mostly empty. It was … Read more ›

Emeritus English Professor David McGrath
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College of DuPage President and Wisconsin Governor's Assault on Teaching

With good reason, people in Illinois will be closely watching Wisconsin’s historical recall election on June 5th, which will determine whether Scott Walker will end … Read more ›

Momma Cuisine at WGN Midday News for the Lunchbreak segment.
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Momma Cuisine: Visiting WGN Midday News

Last Wednesday April 11, 2012, I was a guest on the WGN Midday News Lunchbreak segment with anchor Dina Biar, showcasing some of my Great … Read more ›

Congressional primary endorsements

6th District Rep. Peter Roskam got off relatively easy in the redistricting mess. He’s the only incumbent living in the solidly Republican 6th District. He … Read more ›

Endorsements for Illinois Senate

Dillard earns our endorsement in this Senate race because he gets results. Read more at the Chicago Tribune. Read more ›

Endorsements for Illinois Senate

We’ve endorsed GOP Sen. Carole Pankau, of Itasca, a few times over the years, but rarely with enthusiasm. Here we go again. Read more at … Read more ›

For the Illinois House

46th District: Villa Park attorney Dan Kordik has been a fixture in local politics since the 1980s. John “Chip” Humes is a promising newcomer with … Read more ›

From the community

Village of Glen Ellyn Continues to Harm Relationship with College of DuPage

Jan. 16, 2011 – The Village of Glen Ellyn is refusing to rescind multiple citations for landscaping improvements on the College of DuPage campus, despite … Read more ›

Back Talk: Talkin’ ’bout my generation

TribLocal and The Mash, the Chicago Tribune’s weekly newspaper and website serving teenagers in the city and suburbs, recently asked area high school students about … Read more ›

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Glen Ellyn spends 2.26 percent of Operating Budget on Legal Fees in First Eight Months of Fiscal Year

Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2011 – The Village of Glen Ellyn has spent $363,591.42 on legal fees in the first eight months of its fiscal year, … Read more ›