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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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  • Court upholds Downers Grove's revocation of massage parlor licenses

    Court upholds Downers Grove's revocation of massage parlor licenses
    Downers Grove acted within its rights when two Ogden Avenue massage parlors were ordered closed after police uncovered evidence of prostitution more than three years ago, according to an appellate court ruling The three-justice Illinois Appellate...
  • Downers Grove high schools reviewing Chromebook program

    Downers Grove high schools reviewing Chromebook program
    Downers Grove high schools are test-driving a strategy to equip all students with individual devices. Community High School District 99 is completing a pilot program in which 200 students received their own Google Chromebooks and were allowed to use them...
  • 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 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 South: Wide receiver recruited

    Downers Grove South wide receiver Kaylon Miller was one of 45 athletes announced in Elmhurst College's 2014 football recruiting class. Elmhurst is coming off a 4-6 season and was 3-4 in the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin.-Jeff Vorva,...
  • 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 D99 switches to recycled paper

     Downers Grove D99 switches to recycled paper
    Downers Grove's high schools plan to spend more than $200,000 on supplies for the upcoming school year, which will include using recycled paper en masse for the first time. The Community High School District 99 school board unanimously approved bids...
  • South sophomore takes 2nd place

    Downers Grove South sophomore Michaela Hackbarth took second place in the 800-meter run at the Class 3A Illinois High School Association State Track and Field Meet, which concluded over the weekend in Charleston, Ill. Hackbarth's time of 2:13.00 was...
  • Downers Grove North's David Edwards picks Wisconsin football

    Downers Grove North's David Edwards picks Wisconsin football
    David Edwards is not yet sure which position he will play during his final season at Downers Grove North. What is clear is that the 6-foot-7, 235-pound rising senior will be a tight end at Wisconsin. After visiting Madison for the fourth time last...
  • 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...
  • Joseph Barillari, film teacher and reviewer, dies at 74

     Joseph Barillari, film teacher and reviewer, dies at 74
    Retired College of DuPage administrator Joseph Barillari loved movies and shared his knowledge of film in reviews broadcast on the Glen Ellyn school's radio station, WDCB-FM 90.9. He initially reviewed movies on the public radio station with fellow...