Lipinski camp announces mayoral endorsements

By Bob Bong Cong. Dan Lipinski (D-3rd), who has been under fire by opponents for being one of two Democrats to sign the amicus brief asking the Supreme Court to reconsider the Roe v. Wade ruling, announced Tuesday he had been endorsed by 28 mayors who represent municipalities in the 3rd District in the March…

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St. Albert the Great Personalized Learning School

St. Albert the Great School will be hosting a financial aid night on Thursday, January 9th at 6:00pm. Learn more about our various scholarships and how to register for the 20-21 school year. During National Catholic Schools Week St. Albert the Great School in Burbank will be kicking off the celebration on Sunday, January 19th.…

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Snow days turning into learning days in D230

By Dermot Connolly Snow days in District 230 may not be as enticing for students as they once were, now that they are becoming eLearning days — essentially, “work from home” days. The Board of Education voted last Thursday to begin implementing eLearning Days instead of traditional emergency school closing days for bad weather or…

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Boys Basketball: Lockport pounds Stagg

By Randy Whalen Correspondent Team don’t often look forward to a long layoff during the season, particularly when the season is less than 10 games old. But after last week, that’s exactly what Stagg may need. The Chargers never got going on offense and lost to Lockport 49-27 in a SouthWest Suburban Conference crossover Dec.…

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Class 3A Soccer Post Season

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By Jason Maholy, Sports Editor Strong seasons by the Marist and Shepard boys soccer teams came to an end against a mutual foe at the Class 3A Lincoln-Way East Sectional. The RedHawks and Astros both won regional championships – the former taking the title on their home field with a 1-0 victory over Stagg, and…

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Death Notices for Dec. 5

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DONNA CHAMBERLAIN Donna Chamberlain (nee Matlock), age 77, passed away November 21. Beloved wife of the late William Chamberlain; loving mom of William (Diana) Chamberlain and Karen Chamberlain; dear grandmother of Krystyn, Alexis, Billy, Lisa, Joey and Davey. Also survived by relatives and friends. Visitation was held November 24 at Damar-Kaminski Funeral Home & Crematorium,…

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Birds weren’t chicken about the bus

Last week, I felt like I was living on a page in a storybook for a minute. It was so weird I had to share it with you.Ê Driving down California Avenue last Sunday morning, I quickly had to brake as three rather small hens (or roosters) stepped off the curb and began walking proudly…

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