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Downers Grove

Downers Grove
Nearly 25 miles from Chicago, Downers Grove is on or near four major highways (Interstate Highways 88, 355, 55 and 294) and offers easy access to Chicago from its three commuter rail stations. It is headquarters for baker Sara Lee Corp. and freight transportation company Hub Group Inc. Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital is the only level one trauma center in DuPage County. Read more about Downers Grove, IL

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Nearly 25 miles from Chicago, Downers Grove is on or near four major highways (Interstate Highways 88, 355, 55 and 294) and offers easy access to Chicago from its three commuter rail stations. It is headquarters for baker Sara Lee Corp. and freight transportation company Hub Group Inc. Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital is the only level one trauma center in DuPage County. Read more about Downers Grove, IL

Find community news and events at TribLocal Downers Grove.
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  • Downers Grove high school workers will get pay raises

     Downers Grove high school workers will get pay raises
    Nurses, teacher's aides and other Downers Grove high school staff members will get pay bumps for the next three years under a new contract finalized with the district. The Community High School District 99 school board unanimously approved the agreement...
  • 2013-14 Tribune Scholar-Athlete Team

    2013-14 Tribune Scholar-Athlete Team
    For 24 years, the Tribune has capped each high school sports year by honoring a group of students whose excellence extends to both the classroom and fields of play. The 2013-14 Scholar-Athlete Team represents the best in academics and athletics the...
  • Downers Grove businesses ticketed for selling alcohol to minors

    Downers Grove businesses ticketed for selling alcohol to minors
    Five Downers Grove businesses were ticketed and will be disciplined after police officers caught employees selling liquor to minors. The establishments receiving ordinance violations were DoubleTree Suites at 2111 Butterfield Road, Marriott Suites at...
  • Downers Grove begins stocking up on road salt

    Downers Grove begins stocking up on road salt
    Downers Grove officials have begun lining up an extra supply of road salt to make sure the village has enough to get through another tough winter season. Village council members unanimously approved a proposal Tuesday night to buy at least 1,600 tons of...
  • Downers Grove South graduate honored

     Downers Grove South graduate honored
    Downers Grove South graduate Nick Tenerelli was named outstanding defensive player by the baseball coaches at Augustana University. Tenerelli, made only two errors on 266 chances as a catcher, good for a fielding percentage of .993. Tenerelli also...
  • Downers Grove art gallery moves to new location

     Downers Grove art gallery moves to new location
    A popular Downers Grove art gallery is starting another chapter in its new location in the downtown area. Gallery's Choice recently re-opened for business at 926 Warren Avenue, just east of the Tivoli Theater, after seven years in its previous...
  • Cross-town rivals to face each other Oct. 3

    The Illinois High School Association announced the football schedules for the 2014 season, and the showdown between Downers Grove North and South takes place Oct. 3 at North. North, which went 7-5 and made it to the Class 7A quarterfinals in 2013, opens...
  • Problem Solver: Hospital refund still a no-show 9 months later

    Problem Solver: Hospital refund still a no-show 9 months later
    When she went in for testing at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove on Sept. 6, Barbara Hattan was sure she would have nothing to pay. The Downers Grove resident had already reached her out-of-pocket maximum for the year, meaning her...
  • Phil Vettel on Father's Day dining

    Phil Vettel on Father's Day dining
    Father's Day is Sunday, and if you haven't figured out what to do for Dear Ol' Dad, Chicago restaurants are eager to assist. Barbakoa: Father's Day prix-fixe menu, $45, includes five-course dinner and beer or sangria flight. 1341 Butterfield Road,...
  • Downers Grove man to compete at Special Olympics

     Downers Grove man to compete at Special Olympics
    Jeff Osowski of Downers Grove followed his father, Ray, onto the golf course as a pre-teen. Some 20 years later, the 32-year-old's skills on the links have earned him a trip to New Jersey to compete in the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games. "It's my...
  • Downers Grove high schools ban e-cigarettes, adjust other policies

    Downers Grove high schools ban e-cigarettes, adjust other policies
    E-cigarettes now are banned in Downers Grove District 99 high schools. The previous rule prohibited smoking and the use of tobacco on school grounds and at any school-sponsored events or activities. The ban comes as school districts statewide have...