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New Elmhurst Coffee Shop Offers Caffeine with a Shot of Community

New Elmhurst Coffee Shop Offers Caffeine with a Shot of Community

Brewpoint's grand opening today (Monday) may lead to greater community events such as movie nights, trivia or an open mic night.
Lost Dog: Labrador Retriever Mix Missing from Elmhurst.

Lost Dog: Labrador Retriever Mix Missing from Elmhurst.

Toby is neutered, and he’s black with tan markings and tan paws. He has a microchip, and he should be wearing a collar with tags.
Opinion: D205 Could Lose Millions Under School Funding Reform Bill

Opinion: D205 Could Lose Millions Under School Funding Reform Bill

School districts with higher assessed property values will receive much less state funding under SB16.
Creative Kids Festival Promotes Music, Art, Exploration

Creative Kids Festival Promotes Music, Art, Exploration

Gracious Gifts will hold their second annual Creative Kids Festival on Sunday, September 28, from 12:00 – 5:00 in Wilder Park, Elmhurst, IL.
The 16 Best Public High Schools in Illinois, as Ranked by Newsweek

The 16 Best Public High Schools in Illinois, as Ranked by Newsweek

If you don’t think 16 is good enough, don’t worry, because one Illinois high school ranked No. 3 overall in the country!

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Lost Dog: Labrador Retriever Mix Missing from Elmhurst.

Lost Dog: Labrador Retriever Mix Missing from Elmhurst.

Toby is neutered, and he’s black with tan markings and tan paws. He has a microchip, and he should be wearing a collar with tags.
New Elmhurst Coffee Shop Offers Caffeine with a Shot of Community

New Elmhurst Coffee Shop Offers Caffeine with a Shot of Community

Brewpoint's grand opening today (Monday) may lead to greater community events such as movie nights, trivia or an open mic night.
Creative Kids Festival Promotes Music, Art, Exploration

Creative Kids Festival Promotes Music, Art, Exploration

Gracious Gifts will hold their second annual Creative Kids Festival on Sunday, September 28, from 12:00 – 5:00 in Wilder Park, Elmhurst, IL.
The 16 Best Public High Schools in Illinois, as Ranked by Newsweek

The 16 Best Public High Schools in Illinois, as Ranked by Newsweek

If you don’t think 16 is good enough, don’t worry, because one Illinois high school ranked No. 3 overall in the country!
Your House Could've Been a Meth Lab If ...

Your House Could've Been a Meth Lab If ...

It smells of urine, the windows are covered in paint and the yard has brown spots. Check the national register of meth labs before you buy.
Pullman Cars Back on the Rails Between Chicago and Wisconsin

Pullman Cars Back on the Rails Between Chicago and Wisconsin

For a limited time you can step back in time and experience mid-20th century Pullman railcar travel in a restored Pullman car.
Girls Gone Wild for a Place to Sleep, Some Tacos and a Guy's Car: OMGPD

Girls Gone Wild for a Place to Sleep, Some Tacos and a Guy's Car: OMGPD

Swatting a YouTube celeb, communion juice thievery and a punch-drunk flirter this week in the annals of Chicagoland crime-n-shame.
Opinion: D205 Could Lose Millions Under School Funding Reform Bill

Opinion: D205 Could Lose Millions Under School Funding Reform Bill

School districts with higher assessed property values will receive much less state funding under SB16.
West Suburban Catholic Educators Recognized With Core Value Award

West Suburban Catholic Educators Recognized With Core Value Award

Five elementary Catholic school teachers receive award for best embodying core values of Catholic education.
Oak Brook Cops Release Images of Louis Vuitton Smash-and-Grab

Oak Brook Cops Release Images of Louis Vuitton Smash-and-Grab

Images show eight masked individuals leaping over counters and grabbing merchandise.
Sucker--Westmont Man Runs From Cops After Siphoning Gas: Police

Sucker--Westmont Man Runs From Cops After Siphoning Gas: Police

The gas thief had a Mercedes, police said.
Unhappy Ending: Massage Envy Masseur Gets Arrested For Touching Client's 'Crotch': Cops

Unhappy Ending: Massage Envy Masseur Gets Arrested For Touching Client's 'Crotch': Cops

He apparently wasn’t supposed to massage the client’s crotch.
Classy Ex-Boyfriend Posts Elmhurst Woman's Cell Number on 'Social Media Website,' Says Call it for a 'Good Time': Cops

Classy Ex-Boyfriend Posts Elmhurst Woman's Cell Number on 'Social Media Website,' Says Call it for a 'Good Time': Cops

The police said the man admitted to posting his ex’s cell number but he was apparently not charged with anything.
Patch Poll: What Do You Think of the 'New War on Terror' as the U.S. Commits to Going After ISIL?

Patch Poll: What Do You Think of the 'New War on Terror' as the U.S. Commits to Going After ISIL?

President Obama commits the nation to military action in the Middle East to "degrade and ultimately destroy" ISIL. Where do you stand?
Intoxicated Elmhurst Woman Climbs Through Neighbor's Bedroom Window, Leaves Purse Behind: Cops

Intoxicated Elmhurst Woman Climbs Through Neighbor's Bedroom Window, Leaves Purse Behind: Cops

The young woman believes she mistakenly broke into her neighbor’s place, police said.
Solar Storm: Internet May Flare Up, But So May Northern Lights (Video)

Solar Storm: Internet May Flare Up, But So May Northern Lights (Video)

A major solar flare launched off the Sun Wednesday, potentially unleashing a geomagnetic storm that could interrupt communications.
Elmhurst College Cracks Top 10 In U.S. News College Rankings

Elmhurst College Cracks Top 10 In U.S. News College Rankings

Prestigious list puts Elmhurst in top ten "Best Value" schools. Liberal arts college also makes lists of Money, Forbes and Princeton Review.
Carson's Marks 20th Year of Semi-Annual Goodwill Sale, Sept. 17-Oct. 4

Carson's Marks 20th Year of Semi-Annual Goodwill Sale, Sept. 17-Oct. 4

Bring gently used clothing and textiles to Carson's and receive 25-percent off coupons for each item for the semi-annual Goodwill sale.
LOCAL JOBS: Oasis, DriveNow, Marriott, Chess Wizards, Naperville Dist. 203

LOCAL JOBS: Oasis, DriveNow, Marriott, Chess Wizards, Naperville Dist. 203

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