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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 ›

{left to right} Pillars Boar Chair Margie Morris (Hinsdale), Former Executive Director of Pillars Florence Forshey (LaGrange), Helen Sauer Brown Leadership in Development Award Winner Louise Hillegass (Hinsdale)
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Pillars: Recognition Event celebrates people who are changing lives

LAGRANGE PARK, IL – Statistics show that the average person will stay in one job for four years. Pillars, one of the leading mental health … Read more ›

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Get it While it's Fresh: Last HCHS Organic Produce Fundraiser

Hinsdale Central PTO's "Farm to Red Devils' Fork" organic food fundraiser has been providing Hinsdale area families with great, fresh produce this spring — and … Read more ›

Wheaton Academy's Brandon Ruggles is setting up a basketball skills camp so that four classmates can attend a leadership camp in the summer. (Photo submitted by Holly Ruggles)

Wheaton Academy student organizes basketball skills camp to aid four classmates

There is no “wait ‘til next year” attitude for Wheaton Academy junior Brandon Ruggles and he is setting up a basketball skills clinic to help … Read more ›

Tom Weisner, Mayor of Aurora welcomes Community Housing Advocacy and Development to the neighborhood
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CHAD opens new office at 8 E. Galena Plaza

Federal funds designed to help communities grappling with foreclosures are also helping a nonprofit group open a new office in downtown Aurora. Community Housing Advocacy … Read more ›

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PFLAG Welcomes a Transgender Women from the Middle East

Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) Hinsdale met May 6th to hear the harrowing tale of a beautiful women, I will call … Read more ›

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Forget Spring Cleaning; Scrub Down Your Budget Instead

Spring is officially here. That means it’s time for spring cleaning! People everywhere are shedding the effects of fall and winter. But what about dusting … Read more ›

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Community Support Day at Whole Foods Market Hinsdale: Field Park Elementary School Garden

Shop on Wednesday, May 30th where 5% of all sales will benefit Field Park Elementary School Garden in Western Springs. This donation will sponsor the … Read more ›

Volunteer Kristin Dunn with Board of Trustees president Johanna Delaney
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Hinsdale Public Library Honors Volunteers

Volunteers Celebrated at Library Board Meeting Hinsdale Public Library celebrated National Volunteer Week, April 15-21. Over 60 students volunteer throughout the school year and three … Read more ›

Nanci Garoon Leigner, left, with her friend, Michele Snyder. Leigner was named TribLocal Hero. (Submitted photo)

Foundation aims to prevent teen deaths from sudden cardiac arrest

Jenny Snyder, who would have celebrated her 21st birthday this month, died four years ago on a Glenview soccer field from sudden cardiac arrest. The … Read more ›