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  • Each year, the Saint Hubert School sixth graders participate in the Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE) program and celebrate their commitment to making safe, responsible, and right choices.

    SAINT HUBERT SCHOOL SIXTH GRADERS DARE TO TAKE THE CHALLENGEFeb 4, 2014 12:00 AM
    Saint Hubert School sixth graders celebrate the successful completion of the DARE program with Mayor William McLeod and Hoffman Estates Police Officer John Bending.

     
  • Marcel’s 2013 winning display featured a replica of the Eiffel Tower, a “tower” of Le Creuset ovens, and a photo of French chef Marcel Foucré, inspiration for the store’s name.

    Marcel’s Culinary Experience, Glen Ellyn, Wins Le Creuset Display Contest Feb 4, 2014 12:00 AM
    For the second time, Marcel’s Culinary Experience, a gourmet retailer and recreational cooking school in Glen Ellyn, has won a holiday display contest sponsored by French cookware manufacturer Le Creuset.The promotion also included a raffle that raised money for Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry campaign.

     
  • Diamond Youth Foundation Board Members James Jackson (left) and Robert Engram proudly display a photo of the 80 students who attended a recent college visit to Northern Illinois University. The students participate in the Diamond Youth Foundation at their respective high schools.

    SIDEBAR: About The Diamond Youth FoundationFeb 4, 2014 12:00 AM
    WHEATON, IL—The Diamond Youth Foundation is committed to helping young people make good choices for their future. It stresses the importance of positive role models as well as academics. With modest funding but a committed group of volunteer board members, the Diamond Youth Foundation is making its mark and hoping to expand its reach.

     
  • Diamond Youth Foundation Establishes Endowment Fund at The DuPage Community FoundationFeb 4, 2014 12:00 AM
    WHEATON, IL—The DuPage Community Foundation is pleased to announce the establishment of the Diamond Youth Foundation Endowment Fund.

     
  • The Oak Brook Park District has maintained PDRMA’s highest accreditation status for safety since 2006.

    Oak Brook Park District receives highest award in safety Feb 4, 2014 12:00 AM
    The Oak Brook Park District recently received a $1,500 cash award from the Park District Risk Management Agency (PDRMA) for maintaining its current Level A accreditation status for 2013. The Level A accreditation status is the highest award that can be earned through comprehensive safety and loss control review process.

     
  • Beginning February 13, David Maas, Ph.D., a professor emeritus in history at Wheaton College, will lead a series of lectures about President Lincoln at Windsor Park, a Covenant Retirement Community.

    The Battle for Lincoln’s SoulFeb 3, 2014 12:00 AM
    Engage in a three-week lecture series at Windsor Park, a Covenant Retirement Community, which explores the conflicting forces President Lincoln faced.

     
  • Vanessa Jankowski, LCSW

    Treating Anxiety and Stress in WomenFeb 3, 2014 12:00 AM
    More women suffer from anxiety and stress than man and many feel it is their individual failings. It is not women's individual short comings but a culture problem which can be address collectively and individually. Anxiety and stress do not have to be simply tolerate and coped with. It can be ended and peace and enjoy started.

     
  • NIU Executive Leadership Forum

    Area leaders invited to Chicago “Lessons in Leading” conference Feb. 20Feb 3, 2014 12:00 AM
    The NIU Executive Leadership Forum conference,“Lessons in Leading Today,” allows business leaders to share leadership practices and discuss gaining ground in a global economy and achieving competitive positioning. The event is open to the public and will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. Feb. 20 at the Mid-America Club in the Aon Building, 200 E. Randolph Drive in Chicago.

     
  • National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend Kicks Off On-Site Cookie “Booth” Sales Feb 3, 2014 12:00 AM
    To kick off National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend (Feb. 7-9) and on-site cookie “booth” sales, Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana is teaming up with the USO to launch Gift of Caring: Troop to Troop, an initiative to support men and women in the U.S. military by sending them a sweet “taste of home” - Girl Scout Cookies®. Girl Scout troops throughout Chicago and Northwest Indiana are encouraging individuals and businesses to purchase and then donate boxes of Girl Scout Cookies® to the men and women serving in the military. Customers can purchase cookies for the U.S. military troops at $4 per box. The cookies will be distributed directly to the soldiers.

     
  • Hinsdale South defeats Willowbrook Jan 31, 2014 12:00 AM
    In the marathon that is a high school basketball season, even the best teams are sure to experience a couple of hiccups in their play along the way.

     
  • Local Club Offers GED GrantJan 31, 2014 12:00 AM
    Two $125 cash awards for women pursuing GED certification. Applications now available. Deadline is April 1, 2014,

     
  • 42nd House incumbent Jeanne Ives of Wheaton is being challenged by Adam Johnson of Warrenville in the March 18 Republican primary. The winner will advance to the November general election.

    Candidates tussle over incumbent’s ‘effectiveness’ in 42nd primary Jan 30, 2014 12:00 AM
    The two candidates running for the 42nd state House seat in the March 18 Republican primary — incumbent Jeanne Ives of Wheaton and challenger Adam Johnson of Warrenville — strongly disagree about how much Ives has accomplished during her first year in office. During a Daily Herald endorsement interview, Johnson said he is challenging Ives for their party’s nomination because she hasn’t delivered visible results since taking office last January. Ives said she is an effective legislator who isn’t afraid to take a tough stand.

     
  •  Photos from the Wheaton North at Addison Trail boys basketball game on Monday, Dec. 9.

    Addison Trail takes a leap forward Jan 30, 2014 12:00 AM
    Addison Trail boys basketball coach Brendan Lyons talks often about the process of becoming a better team. Last weekend he was able to talk about the rewards of the process.

     
  • Montini’s Rainey Kuykendall, top, controls the ball over Bolingbrook’s Daija Hurks during Monday’s 24th annual McDonald’s Shootout at Willowbrook High School.

    Images: Daily Herald prep photos of the week Jan 28, 2014 12:00 AM
    The Daily Herald Prep Photos of the Week gallery includes the best high school sports images by our photographers featuring the best from girls basketball, wrestling, swimming, gymnastics and boys basketball.

     
  • Dr. Edward Marut of Fertility Centers of Illinois shares tips to help couples conceive in the New Year.

    10 Bad Habits to Break in 2014 to Boost FertilityJan 28, 2014 12:00 AM
    Dr. Edward Marut of Fertility Centers of Illinois shares tips to help couples conceive in the New Year.

     
  • Dr. Laurence Jacobs and Dr. Edward Marut have received the Top Doctors award for the past 15 years. Less than one percent of all specialists in the field of reproductive endocrinology are chosen.

    Two Fertility Centers of Illinois physicians named top doctors Jan 28, 2014 12:00 AM
    Dr. Laurence Jacobs and Dr. Edward Marut of Fertility Centers of Illinois have been chosen by Chicago magazine as Top Doctors. Dr. Marut and Dr. Jacobs have both been named a Top Doctor for the past 15 years. Less than one percent of all specialists in the field of reproductive endocrinology are chosen.

     
  • Luca Florio (left) and Maryam Mohammed (right) of Oak Brook work on their fine motor skills while they create a special Valentine's Day craft in Oak Brook Park District's ABC Preschool Shooting Stars Class (4 and 5 year old program).

    Oak Brook Park District ABC Preschool announces 5-day and full day curriculum options,Jan 28, 2014 12:00 AM
    Preschoolers and parents in Oak Brook and the surrounding communities may now take advantage of 5-day and full day curriculum options at Oak Brook Park District’s award-winning ABC Preschool. “The consistency and routine of 5-day programs aid in knowledge retention, allow for more social interaction, and help to better prepare children for kindergarten,” says Melissa Donofrio, ABC Preschool Coordinator.

     
  • Sean Hayden, of Hinsdale, indulges his daughters at the Winterfest Sweets table during last year's celebration. Concessions, hot chocolate and hot wine will be available for purchase during Oak Brook Park District's Winterfest.

    Oak Brook Community Celebrates 51st WinterfestJan 28, 2014 12:00 AM
    Oak Brook Park District’s 51st Annual Winterfest is an ideal opportunity for families to explore all the indoor and outdoor recreational opportunities the snowy season has to offer.

     
  • Peter Breen

    March primary likely final word for these hopefulsJan 27, 2014 12:00 AM
    The March primary election is the big show for a number of suburban incumbent state lawmakers who are facing challenges only from members of their own party. Three sitting Republicans and two Democrats have drawn primary challengers at a time when no one from the opposite party has signed up to run. So for some voters who have an opinion either way about their current representation, March 18 is the time to voice it.

     
  • Bartlett Festival of the Arts

    CALL FOR ARTISTS: 2014 Bartlett Festival of the ArtsJan 27, 2014 12:00 AM
    This is a juried fine arts and fine crafts fair. All work must be original by the artist, who must be 18 or older. No molds, manufactured or kit art permitted. Commercial reproductions (editions of 300 or less) may be included in your exhibit if they do not exceed 50% of the total display and if they are clearly marked as reproductions. Final interpretation of commercial status will be made by jurors.

     
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