| Jun 6, 2012
| 8:06 AM
HOT TOPICS IN BREAST CANCER: 2012 June 29-June 30, 2012
Friday, June 29th 5:30pm-8:00pm
Wellness House welcomes Geralyn Lucas, cancer survivor and author of "Why I Wore Lipstick to My Mastectomy" to kick off this year's event on June 29th. Diagnosed...
| Nov 8, 2011
Citing an ongoing Tribune investigation, Illinois Democratic U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin on Monday urged U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to fix breakdowns in America's criminal justice system that allow growing numbers of criminal suspects to flee the country...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 12:32 PM
Several of Illinois' Republican members of Congress came to Chicago to testify today on the first day of their legal challenge to a new Democratic-drawn congressional map.
Rep. John Shimkus was the first of four Republican incumbent congressmen to...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 11:34 AM
The West Suburban Symphony Orchestra of Hinsdale, conducted by Peter Lipari, presents its annual holiday concert at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, December 11, at Hinsdale Central High School, 55th and Grant Streets, Hinsdale.
In addition to popular holiday carols,...
| Jan 19, 2012
The House of Representatives doesn’t readily disclose what percentage of roll-call votes lawmakers miss. But an independent legislative tracking service, whose Web site is GovTrack.us, does.
I turned to GovTrack late last year when writing about...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 5:56 PM
As President Barack Obama presses forward with his signature health care law, his fellow Illinois Democrats running state government have waited more than a year to win federal approval for a new plan to fight fraud in the health program for 2.7 million...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 2:54 PM
The most high-profile Republican primary challenger to freshman Rep. Joe Walsh in the state’s new northwest suburban 8th Congressional District announced today she was dropping out of the race.
Darlene Ruscitti, the DuPage County superintendent...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 3:14 PM
Dozens of contenders for Illinois' 18 newly drawn congressional districts filed candidacy paperwork on opening day Friday, setting the stage for potentially contentious contests in the March 20 primary.
The first-day filers included 12-year Republican...
| Nov 19, 2009
Despite a demographic that would make most restaurateurs salivate, Hinsdale has not always been kind to its dining options. Since finally permitting liquor licenses in 2001 (Hinsdale was DuPage County's last bastion of temperance), the town has bid...
| Nov 25, 2009
| 10:53 AM
The "Science Behind Drugs and Prevention" interactive program is offered by the Robert Crown Center for Health Education in Hinsdale, Illinois, (630) 325-1900.
A field trip into the future and in the body to see how it will look and feel on drugs and...
| Dec 18, 2009
Hinsdale-to-Chicago monthly Metra pass: $102.60. Dinner for two at Il Poggiolo: $80. Neighbors you can count on: priceless.
"Whether you grew up here or you are a transplant, you are welcomed here," says Kathleen Mulligan of Hinsdale as she relaxes...