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Used books needed for scholarship fund raising

Everyone is invited to donate their gently used books for the American Association of University women (AAUW) annual used book sale to help the Lombard … Read more ›
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Celebrate the 2nd Anniversary of RAKA!

Thanks to those who have previously donated to Random Acts of Kindness Assistance. Your generosity has helped dozens of individuals and families within the health-crisis … Read more ›

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Local Relay For Life team Hosts 3rd Annual Fireman Charity Auction to Benefit the American Cancer Society

Lombard, Ill. – May 15, 2011 – Single women, local firefighters, cancer survivors and all those interested will join together for the 3rd Extinguishing Cancer … Read more ›

Pictured are Addison Trail students and faculty members planting flowers and spreading mulch at Addison’s Links and Tees Golf Facility as part of the Addison Park District's Park Pride Cleanup event.
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District 88 students and staff lend a hand in community cleanup events

May 12 was a big day for District 88, as many Addison Trail and Willowbrook students played a part in the 5th Annual Salt Creek … Read more ›

Penelope, Benjamin and Alexander Dean
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Local Boy’s Birthday Party Benefits York Township Food Pantry

The Dean boys had a birthday party on Saturday May 12, Benjamin is turning 5 and Alexander is turning 7. For the second year in … 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 ›

A few good men become a Shavee!
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St. Baldrick's at the Taste of Lombard

St. Baldrick's…Become a Shavee! St. Baldrick's will be at the Taste of Lombard on Saturday, July 7th! Visit the events page on the St. Baldrick's … Read more ›

Pictured from left to right: People’s Choice Award  - Ken Dompling and Joe Dinova from Blue Island Fire Department - Ken and Joe’s Pulled Pork, Ethnic Category - Dennis (Max) Malloy from Riverdale Fire Department - Jambalaya to the Max, Chili Category - Bob Hopper Sr. and son Bob Hopper Jr. from Lombard Fire Department - Smoke Showin Chili, Poultry Category -  Bob Hopper from Lombard Fire Department - Fireground White Chili, Ribs Category - Steve Zook and Jim Leibach from Niles Fire Department - Tillerboy Ribs
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Lombard Firefighter Wins Cook-off and Set Things ablaze at the BIG Event

Sertoma Center, Inc. wishes to thank the twelve firefighters who came out to the BIG Event on Saturday, April 28th, 2012 at 115 Bourbon Street … Read more ›

(L to R): Cheryl Sutton, Co-President of CCW, Ian’s mother, Cheryl Walsh, Ian, father, John Walsh, Carol Weiland, Co-President of CCW, and Janet Lissak, CCW member; Front: Ian’s brother, Jack
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St. Pius X Parish CCW Announces Service Award Recipient

Each year, the St. Pius X Council of Catholic Women (CCW) presents an annual Christian Servant Award to an eighth grade student from the Parish. … Read more ›