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The Alpena News
Alpena 15U team comes up short in Regional tournamentCrosby picked up the win allowing just three hits to West Virginia. Alpena ear
Alpena 15U team comes up short in Regional tournament
The Alpena News / Posted 6 hours ago
Crosby picked up the win allowing just three hits to West Virginia. Alpena earned the fifth seed and faced off against Downers Grove, Illinois to see who would advance to the quarterfinals. Downers Grove eventually held on for a 9-7 victory. In... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Pink Heals warms hearts in Dixon(Philip Marruffo/pmarruffo@saukvalley.com) Joel Mains of Downers Grove gives a
Pink Heals warms hearts in Dixon
SaukValley.com / Posted 9 hours ago
(Philip Marruffo/pmarruffo@saukvalley.com) Joel Mains of Downers Grove gives a hug and a kiss to cancer survivor Nicki Scheidegger on Friday afternoon. Mains is a volunteer with the Chicagoland chapter of Pink Heels, which brought the pink fire... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Downers Grove Public Library celebrating 125th birthday with months of events7 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 15 Audience: Adults Details: Magician Tony Noice present
Downers Grove Public Library celebrating 125th birthday with months of events
My Suburban Life / Posted 14 hours ago
7 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 15 Audience: Adults Details: Magician Tony Noice presents a history of magic for all to enjoy. Downers Grove Streets From A-Z Time and date: 2 to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 9 Audience: Adults Details: Find out the history of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Goodbye, Ruby Tuesday: All 10 of the chain's Illinois restaurants abruptly closeof RT Midwest, were unsuccessful Friday. The closed Chicago-area Ruby Tuesday
Goodbye, Ruby Tuesday: All 10 of the chain's Illinois restaurants abruptly close
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 hours ago
of RT Midwest, were unsuccessful Friday. The closed Chicago-area Ruby Tuesday locations are in Gurnee, Melrose Park, Downers Grove and Skokie. Other Illinois locations included Rockford, Champaign, Effingham, Morton, Decatur and DeKalb. "We... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Magic returns: Bookstores celebrating 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' with release partiesof some of the book release parties. And check your local libraries for events.
Magic returns: Bookstores celebrating 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' with release parties
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 hours ago
of some of the book release parties. And check your local libraries for events. Anderson's Bookshops in Naperville, Downers Grove and La Grange, midnight July 30. Purchase of a book includes a ticket to The Return of the Party that Shall Not... Read more
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Daily Herald
Crystal Lake laughs with Louie Andersonor adlerplanetarium.org. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, July 31Happy birthday, Harry
Crystal Lake laughs with Louie Anderson
Daily Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
or adlerplanetarium.org. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, July 31Happy birthday, Harry! Adventure Realm, at 2011 63rd St., Downers Grove, hosts a Harry Potter Birthday Celebration for the famed wizard of books and film. The event takes place on the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Third-party candidate for DuPage County Board won't be on November ballothad hoped to run as a Constitution Party candidate in District 2, which covers
Third-party candidate for DuPage County Board won't be on November ballot
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
had hoped to run as a Constitution Party candidate in District 2, which covers all or portions of Addison, Clarendon Hills, Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Hinsdale, Lisle, Lombard, Naperville, Oak Brook, Oakbrook Terrace, Villa Park, Westmont and... Read more
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Lemont Reporter
High school football: Lemont joins other teams by using summer to prep for seasonknowledge base and improve their skills. Passing is an increasingly important
High school football: Lemont joins other teams by using summer to prep for season
Lemont Reporter / Posted yesterday
knowledge base and improve their skills. Passing is an increasingly important part of success in high school football. For Downers Grove South, summer camp days were the perfect time to work out the kinks in the passing game. “The summer is all... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
UPDATE: Storms expected across DuPage, Kane countiesand heavy rains are still possible. Locations impacted include Aurora, Joliet,
UPDATE: Storms expected across DuPage, Kane counties
WGN TV Chicago / Posted yesterday
and heavy rains are still possible. Locations impacted include Aurora, Joliet, Naperville, Bolingbrook, Berwyn, Wheaton, Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Lombard, Romeoville, Plainfield, Oswego, Glen Ellyn, West Chicago, Batavia, Westmont, Lisle, Villa... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Goodbye, Ruby Tuesday: Eatery closes in Morton and most Illinois locationsthe market in the future.” In addition to Morton, Ruby Tuesday restaurants were
Goodbye, Ruby Tuesday: Eatery closes in Morton and most Illinois locations
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted yesterday
the market in the future.” In addition to Morton, Ruby Tuesday restaurants were also located in Champaign, DeKalb, Decatur, Downers Grove, Effingham, Litchfield, Melrose Park, Rockford and Skokie. A location in Quincy closed in May. A Peoria outlet,... Read more
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Daily Herald
How Trump, Clinton backlash could affect Illinois 2018 racesformer state Rep. Ron Sandack's abrupt resignation from the Illinois House this
How Trump, Clinton backlash could affect Illinois 2018 races
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
former state Rep. Ron Sandack's abrupt resignation from the Illinois House this week was a surprising move by the Downers Grove Republican, his departure put him on a substantial bipartisan list of suburban lawmakers who won't be in... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Ruby Tuesday closes in Morton, most other Illinois locationsthe market in the future.” In addition to Morton, Ruby Tuesday restaurants were
Ruby Tuesday closes in Morton, most other Illinois locations
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted yesterday
the market in the future.” In addition to Morton, Ruby Tuesday restaurants were also located in Champaign, DeKalb, Decatur, Downers Grove, Effingham, Litchfield, Melrose Park, Rockford and Skokie. A location in Quincy closed in May. A Peoria outlet,... Read more
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Willowbrook Suburban Life
Downers Grove Thursday Women's golf League celebrates member's 90th birthdayFor more than three decades, Jean Beaver has been a mainstay on the course and
Downers Grove Thursday Women's golf League celebrates member's 90th birthday
Willowbrook Suburban Life / Posted yesterday
For more than three decades, Jean Beaver has been a mainstay on the course and the Downers Grove Thursday Women’s League, a social group that organizes weekly golf outings. Her fellow league members came together July 21 at the course’s clubhouse... Read more
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Business Wire
Rio 2016 Related News Releases and Story Ideas for Reporters, Bloggers and Media OutletsSimone Biles and Campaign That Delivers Messages on Chocolate Bars to Team USA
Rio 2016 Related News Releases and Story Ideas for Reporters, Bloggers and Media Outlets
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
Simone Biles and Campaign That Delivers Messages on Chocolate Bars to Team USA Athletes Source: The Hershey Company DOWNERS GROVE, Ill.--DeVry University Announces Student Immersion Experience at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Source: DeVry... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Ruby Tuesday closes in Morton, all other Illinois locationsto the market in the future.” In addition to Morton, Ruby Tuesday restaurants w
Ruby Tuesday closes in Morton, all other Illinois locations
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
to the market in the future.” In addition to Morton, Ruby Tuesday restaurants were located in Champaign, DeKalb, Decatur, Downers Grove, Effingham, Litchfield, Melrose Park, Rockford and Skokie. A location in Quincy closed in May. A Peoria outlet,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Woman accused of running over boyfriend free on bailbegan walking away. Donatelli then jumped in the driver's seat and ran down th
Woman accused of running over boyfriend free on bail
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
began walking away. Donatelli then jumped in the driver's seat and ran down the victim, prosecutors said. The victim remains in critical condition at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove, being treated for injuries to his head and le... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Rep. Sandack Filed a Police Report Before ResigningThe Downers Grove Police Department released an incident report filed by former
Rep. Sandack Filed a Police Report Before Resigning
NBC Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
The Downers Grove Police Department released an incident report filed by former state Rep. Ron Sandack, who told the department that he was the victim of an “internet scam” earlier this month. Sandack resigned Sunday, citing "cyber security... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Lisle Village Board appoints teacher Christy McGovern to boardShe recently accepted a position teaching Spanish to kindergarten through eight
Lisle Village Board appoints teacher Christy McGovern to board
My Suburban Life / Posted 2 days ago
She recently accepted a position teaching Spanish to kindergarten through eighth grade students at St. Joseph School in Downers Grove. Mayor Joe Broda said she would be a great addition to the board. "Her enthusiasm, combined with her... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Downers Grove for July 27damage • Tennis practice facility walls were found spray-painted between 5 p.m
Downers Grove for July 27
My Suburban Life / Posted 2 days ago
damage • Tennis practice facility walls were found spray-painted between 5 p.m. June 9 and 11 a.m. June 10 at the Downers Grove Swim and Racquet Club, 5560 Fairview Ave. •�The rear window of a vehicle was shattered between 4 p.m. June 18... Read more
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Daily Herald
See 'Star Wars' under the starsor adlerplanetarium.org. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, July 31Happy birthday, Harry
See 'Star Wars' under the stars
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
or adlerplanetarium.org. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, July 31Happy birthday, Harry! Adventure Realm, at 2011 63rd St., Downers Grove, hosts a Harry Potter Birthday Celebration for the famed wizard of books and film. The event takes place on the... Read more
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Lemont Reporter
Downers Grove police release heavily redacted report on Ron Sandack investigationThe documents, published below, confirm that Sandack filed an incident report o
Downers Grove police release heavily redacted report on Ron Sandack investigation
Lemont Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
The documents, published below, confirm that Sandack filed an incident report on July 14 at the Downers Grove Police Department. The report further states that the incident in question occurred on July 7 and that evidence was collected by police. A... Read more
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Westmont Reporter Progress
Westmont for July 276:40 p.m. July 24 with retail theft and obstructing identification, and Stefan
Westmont for July 27
Westmont Reporter Progress / Posted 2 days ago
6:40 p.m. July 24 with retail theft and obstructing identification, and Stefan Pasic, 20, of the 700 block of 74th Street, Downers Grove, was charged with retail theft in the 100 block of West 63rd Street. •�Cash was stolen between 6 p.m. July 23... Read more
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Downers Grove Reporter Progress
DuPage, Will GOPs accepting applicants for Ron Sandack's seatafter Sandack suddenly stepped down July 24 citing "cybersecurity issues," acco
DuPage, Will GOPs accepting applicants for Ron Sandack's seat
Downers Grove Reporter Progress / Posted 2 days ago
after Sandack suddenly stepped down July 24 citing "cybersecurity issues," according to media reports. Sandack, a longtime Downers Grove elected official, had previously been known for being very active on social media, but deleted both his... Read more
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Indian Head Park Suburban Life
High school football: Lyons Township, teams from across Illinois prep for season during summer campfor the starting role this fall. Passing is an increasingly important part of
High school football: Lyons Township, teams from across Illinois prep for season during summer camp
Indian Head Park Suburban Life / Posted 2 days ago
for the starting role this fall. Passing is an increasingly important part of success in high school football. For Downers Grove South, summer camp days were the perfect time to work out the kinks in the passing game. “The summer is all... Read more
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Daily Herald
Two-vehicle crash on I-88 sends one person to hospital7 a.m. The crash involved a silver Acura and a silver Pontiac. One person was
Two-vehicle crash on I-88 sends one person to hospital
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
7 a.m. The crash involved a silver Acura and a silver Pontiac. One person was taken to Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove with non-life-threatening injuries, state police said. The vehicles have been moved to the shoulder, and... Read more
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Daily Herald
Bland's mother speaks at DNC; Sox beat CubsDemocratic nomination for president, the first woman ever to lead a major polit
Bland's mother speaks at DNC; Sox beat Cubs
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Democratic nomination for president, the first woman ever to lead a major political party in the race for the White House. Downers Grove police yesterday released a heavily redacted report about an ongoing investigation into an "internet scam"... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Illinois lawmaker’s ‘internet scam’ police report redactedDowners Grove police released the report Tuesday in response to a Freedom of In
Illinois lawmaker’s ‘internet scam’ police report redacted
SaukValley.com / Posted 3 days ago
Downers Grove police released the report Tuesday in response to a Freedom of Information Act request from The Associated Press. Sandack, a Downers Grove Republican, announced his resignation Monday after 6 years in the Legislature. He cited a fight... Read more
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Woodridge Reporter
Downers Grove police investigating Ron Sandack caseThe longtime Downers Grove elected official surprised the political world July
Downers Grove police investigating Ron Sandack case
Woodridge Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
The longtime Downers Grove elected official surprised the political world July 24 by announcing he was abruptly resigning his spot in the General Assembly and in November's upcoming election. In a statement given to news outlet Capitol Fax, Sandack... Read more
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Daily Herald
Redacted report sheds little light on Sandack resignationDowners Grove police Tuesday released a heavily redacted report filed about an
Redacted report sheds little light on Sandack resignation
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Downers Grove police Tuesday released a heavily redacted report filed about an ongoing investigation into an "internet scam" reported by recently resigned state Rep. Ron Sandack of Downers Grove. Sandack first announced his surprise resignation... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Illinois lawmaker's 'internet scam' police report redactedreleased a report filed by former state Rep. Ron Sandack over an "internet scam
Illinois lawmaker's 'internet scam' police report redacted
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
released a report filed by former state Rep. Ron Sandack over an "internet scam," but it's almost completely blacked out. Downers Grove police released the report Tuesday in response to a Freedom of Information Act request from The Associated... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Heavily redacted police report offers few details on Sandack resignationDowners Grove police on Tuesday released a heavily redacted police report that
Heavily redacted police report offers few details on Sandack resignation
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Downers Grove police on Tuesday released a heavily redacted police report that sheds little light on the investigation prompted by a suburban Republican lawmaker who said he quit in part because of fraudulent social media accounts set up in his... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Downers Grove developer at odds with park, school districtsbecause it did not want to set a precedent or be overly detrimental the park di
Downers Grove developer at odds with park, school districts
My Suburban Life / Posted 3 days ago
because it did not want to set a precedent or be overly detrimental the park district. According to village documents, Downers Grove Park District Superintendent of Planning Paul Fyle wrote a letter stating the park district remained opposed to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Online impostors are real. But is Ron Sandack's story?"official" story of why Illinois House Republican floor leader Ron Sandack abru
Online impostors are real. But is Ron Sandack's story?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
"official" story of why Illinois House Republican floor leader Ron Sandack abruptly resigned over the weekend. The scrappy Downers Grove pol said in a brief statement that "cybersecurity issues" prompted him to "re-evaluate" his political career... Read more
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Daily Herald
Decision on Sandack's replacement still days awayA decision on replacing 81st District state Rep. Ron Sandack, a Downers Grove R
Decision on Sandack's replacement still days away
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
A decision on replacing 81st District state Rep. Ron Sandack, a Downers Grove Republican, likely won't come until the weekend, according to an official involved in making the appointment. Brian Krajewski, DuPage County Republican chairman, said... Read more
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Daily Herald
Prosecutors: Woman ran down boyfriend on sidewalk after argument over infidelityto have been just water. The victim is in critical condition in a drug-induced
Prosecutors: Woman ran down boyfriend on sidewalk after argument over infidelity
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
to have been just water. The victim is in critical condition in a drug-induced coma at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove, being treated for several injuries to his head and legs. Jackson said the victim was having surgery Tuesday... Read more
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Daily Herald
Nichols Library closing for work on stairs, stacksis used," Tymciurak said. The library is working with Williams Architects of I
Nichols Library closing for work on stairs, stacks
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
is used," Tymciurak said. The library is working with Williams Architects of Itasca and IPRM Construction Management of Downers Grove on what's expected to be a $2 million project to ensure there is enough space for group work and collaboration... Read more
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FOX News
Prominent GOP Illinois lawmaker abruptly resigns over cybersecurity issuesimmediately. The statement said "some cyber security issues" had led him to "re
Prominent GOP Illinois lawmaker abruptly resigns over cybersecurity issues
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
immediately. The statement said "some cyber security issues" had led him to "re-evaluate my continued public service." The Downers Grove lawmaker told The Chicago Tribune that he decided to step down after several fraudulent accounts were set up in... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Illinois lawmaker resigns over 'cyber' issuessaying in a statement that he began to re-evaluate his role "after some cyber s
Illinois lawmaker resigns over 'cyber' issues
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
saying in a statement that he began to re-evaluate his role "after some cyber security issues arose." The lawmaker from Downers Grove, 20 miles west of Chicago, did not return phone or text messages from The Associated Press on Monday. But he... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Illinois lawmaker resigns over 'cyber' issuessaying in a statement that he began to re-evaluate his role "after some cyber s
Illinois lawmaker resigns over 'cyber' issues
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 4 days ago
saying in a statement that he began to re-evaluate his role "after some cyber security issues arose." The lawmaker from Downers Grove, 20 miles west of Chicago, did not return phone or text messages from The Associated Press on Monday. But he... Read more
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TribLIVE
GOP Illinois lawmaker abruptly resigns over ‘cyber’ issuesstatement said “some cyber security issues” had led him to “re-evaluate my cont
GOP Illinois lawmaker abruptly resigns over ‘cyber’ issues
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
statement said “some cyber security issues” had led him to “re-evaluate my continued public service.” The lawmaker from Downers Grove, 20 miles west of Chicago, did not return phone or text messages Monday. But he told The Chicago Tribune that... Read more
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Salon.com
Illinois lawmaker resigns over ‘cyber’ issuessaying in a statement that he began to re-evaluate his role “after some cyber s
Illinois lawmaker resigns over ‘cyber’ issues
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
saying in a statement that he began to re-evaluate his role “after some cyber security issues arose.” The lawmaker from Downers Grove, 20 miles west of Chicago, did not return phone or text messages from The Associated Press on Monday. But he... Read more
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Island Packet
Illinois lawmaker resigns over 'cyber' issuessaying in a statement that he began to re-evaluate his role "after some cyber s
Illinois lawmaker resigns over 'cyber' issues
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
saying in a statement that he began to re-evaluate his role "after some cyber security issues arose." The lawmaker from Downers Grove, 20 miles west of Chicago, did not return phone or text messages from The Associated Press on Monday. But he... Read more
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NBC Chicago
State Rep. Sandack Resigns, Citing 'Cyber Security Issues'Illinois Rep. Ron Sandack, R-Downers Grove, a close ally of Gov. Bruce Rauner,
State Rep. Sandack Resigns, Citing 'Cyber Security Issues'
NBC Chicago / Posted 4 days ago
Illinois Rep. Ron Sandack, R-Downers Grove, a close ally of Gov. Bruce Rauner, resigned Sunday, citing “cyber security issues.” Sandack, who has been a heavy user of Twitter and Facebook, said he was the victim of a hack after his social media... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rauner ally chalks up abrupt resignation as politics getting 'too ugly'would not say if he believed the social media shenanigans was politically motiv
Rauner ally chalks up abrupt resignation as politics getting 'too ugly'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
would not say if he believed the social media shenanigans was politically motivated, but said he filed a report with the Downers Grove Police Department. Downers Grove police did not immediately say whether they had any police reports involving... Read more
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Business Insurance
Use of non-opioid therapies increasingequivalent dose greater than 100 – a morphine equivalent dose of 120 or more ty
Use of non-opioid therapies increasing
Business Insurance / Posted 4 days ago
equivalent dose greater than 100 – a morphine equivalent dose of 120 or more typically is considered high – decreased 3.9%, Downers Grove, Illinois-based Coventry said in the report. “In the last few years there has been a slow yet continuous shift... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Metra promises to beef up Lolla serviceinstance, there will be three extra trains leaving Aurora at 9:10 a.m. 10:10 a.
Metra promises to beef up Lolla service
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 4 days ago
instance, there will be three extra trains leaving Aurora at 9:10 a.m. 10:10 a.m. and 2:10 p.m. making all stops to Downers Grove and then express to Union Station on the BNSF line. There will be at least three extra trains each way on... Read more
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My Suburban Life
New Downers Grove Public Library executive director eager to learn about communityhis successor, Julie Milavec, director of the Plainfield Public Library since 2
New Downers Grove Public Library executive director eager to learn about community
My Suburban Life / Posted 4 days ago
his successor, Julie Milavec, director of the Plainfield Public Library since 2000. Although she doesn’t begin her time in Downers Grove until Aug. 1, she spoke with Suburban Life reporter Nathan Lurz about her hopes and plans for the... Read more
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Daily Herald
College of DuPage, Downers Grove leader Olsen front-runner to fill Sandack's seatOlsen bio Name: David S. Olsen Age: 27 Hometown: Downers Grove Occupation: Eth
College of DuPage, Downers Grove leader Olsen front-runner to fill Sandack's seat
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Olsen bio Name: David S. Olsen Age: 27 Hometown: Downers Grove Occupation: Ethics and compliance analyst for BP Corp. North America Inc. Elected office: Downers Grove Village Council commissioner since May 2013, University of Illinois student body... Read more
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Daily Herald
Zhonghong Group acquires luxury travel firm Abercrombie & KentDOWNERS GROVE - Zhonghong Group has agreed to purchase a majority of the equity
Zhonghong Group acquires luxury travel firm Abercrombie & Kent
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
DOWNERS GROVE - Zhonghong Group has agreed to purchase a majority of the equity interests in luxury travel company Abercrombie & Kent from its current owners, including a company owned by investment funds managed by an affiliate of Terms of the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Republican leader: Ron Sandack will be missedresigned abruptly citing "cyber security issues," will be missed. The sudden r
Republican leader: Ron Sandack will be missed
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
resigned abruptly citing "cyber security issues," will be missed. The sudden resignation of former state Rep. Sandack, a Downers Grove Republican, became effective Monday, according to a letter received by the Illinois Secretary of State's office... Read more
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