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AAUW welcomes Jian Ping, author of Mulberry Child, Oct. 5

The Wheaton-Glen Ellyn Branch of AAUW presents new Chicago author, Jian Ping, who will discuss her memoir of her life during the Chinese Cultural Revolution, … Read more ›

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Local National Merit Semi-Finalists

We are pleased to announce that two seniors at St. Francis High School have been named as Semi-Finalists in the National Merit Scholarship Competition. To … Read more ›

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St. Charles Singles Club Friday Night Dance

Singles age 21 and older are invited to something new and exciting for our clubl, a Friday night "Just Because" DJ dance. Admission $6.00. D.J. … Read more ›

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The Hope Institute of Children and Families Raffles off $1.2 Million Dream Home

Raffle launches September 7 to raise critical funds for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and developmental disabilities Some lucky person with a $150 raffle ticket … Read more ›


Geneva’s Festival of the Vine

The Geneva Festival of the Vine Sept. 9-11 celebrates the flavors of fall. With a Flavor Fare that pairs wine with food, a craft show, … Read more ›

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Bishop Joseph M Siegel to Preside

Bishop Joseph M Siegel to Preside The Most Reverend Joseph M. Siegel will be the presider tonight at the dedication of St. Francis High School’s … Read more ›

Trevor Barton plays with a pirate ship at Kaitlyn's Hideout as his mother, Tina, looks on. TribLocal photo by Annemarie Mannion

Playroom provides place where children with autism don’t feel like ‘outcasts’

Like any other mother, Lisa Kelly wants her daughter to be able to play among other children without feeling left out, teased or stared at. … Read more ›

Glen Ellyn awaits study on downtown special tax district

Glen Ellyn officials are moving closer to establishing the village’s first-ever tax increment financing district as a way to help pay for potential infrastructure improvements … Read more ›

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Become Better Connected With the Horse(s) You Ride

I met Peggy Cummings, (the developer of Connected Groundwork® and Connected Riding® ) in 2004 at a Connected Riding clinic outside of Madison, WI. I … Read more ›

Follow Friday: Weather watchers

The week’s steamy temperatures and this morning’s storm have dominated headlines. Here’s a look at some of the area’s Twitter users who keep an eye … Read more ›