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Ralph Morris Pierce

Ralph Morris Pierce, 90, a former 54-year resident of Hinsdale and beloved father, devoted husband, selfless volunteer, avid golfer and frustrated Cubs fan, passed away peacefully J... — Updated 6/29/2022

 By Ken Knutson    60 Seconds 

Hinsdale man volunteers time to lift up others

Nathan Obryon said his outreach work with those trying to start afresh after prison or life on the streets has revealed yearnings we all share. "At the end of the day, we all have t... — Updated 6/29/2022


Student athlete profile

Name Josh Narcisse Year: senior Hometown: Clarendon Hills What were your goals coming to this track & field season? Qualifying for state in the discus. With the qualifying... — Updated 5/18/2022


Galassi, Hart deserve voters' support in June 28 primary

I was born in Canada and have played hockey most of my life. Hockey has given me the opportunity to live in many great places across Canada and the United States. When I retired from the NHL, my family and I chose to return to... — Updated 5/18/2022

 By Pamela Lannom    Opinion

Articles on Illinois Bell fire a blast from the past

Little did I know when I was looking for a job in the spring of 1988 that one day I would write about an event that had thwarted those efforts. Thirty-four years ago last week, on... — Updated 5/11/2022

 By Pamela Lannom    News

Program offers a bridge to the future

Xitlali Garcia was hunched over a light table Monday morning, painstakingly peeling off pieces of a transfer sheet that later would be pressed onto a St. Patrick's Day T-shirt.... — Updated 3/10/2022


Wence F. Cerne Jr.

Wence F. Cerne Jr., 90, of Burr Ridge passed away peacefully Feb. 1, 2022. He was born in 1931 in Chicago to the Wence F. and Leonie (nee Stranen) Cerne. Wence lived a very... — Updated 2/4/2022


Audrey Lorraine Jackson Muschler

Audrey Lorraine Jackson Muschler, 93, passed away peacefully on Jan. 22, 2022. She was born in 1928 in New Britain, Conn., to Carolyn Low Jackson and Leonard (Buck) Marl Jackson.... — Updated 2/2/2022


Good news

HMS MUSICIANS CHOSEN TO PLAY The Hinsdale Middle School Chamber Strings Orchestra was asked to be the Middle School Lab Orchestra for the Midwest International Band and Orchestra Conference, which has been held annually in Chicago... — Updated 2/2/2022

 By Ken Knutson    News

Lifelong Hinsdalean was a true friend

Hinsdale's Steve Foster took a good friend to Wrigley Field last Labor Day to watch his beloved Cubbies. Suddenly a foul ball sailed their way and landed just behind their row.... — Updated 1/19/2022

 By Pamela Lannom    Pulse

Five friends become Eagle Scouts together

Five young men who have been friends since kindergarten were able to celebrate a significant accomplishment last month. The five members of Boy Scout Troop 52 - Sal Aguilar,... — Updated 1/5/2022


Finish 2021 with final day of fun

As we bid farewell to 2021 and prepare to welcome 2022, there are number of ways to celebrate this yearly changing of the, uh, years. Here are some to consider including in your... — Updated 12/29/2021


Holiday happenings

n Supper with St. Nick Dec. 23 Morton Arboretum 4100 Route 53, Lisle (630) 725-2066 Enjoy a decadent buffet dinner in the Thornhill Education Center and then head on over to the Founder’s Room for a... — Updated 12/22/2021


Holiday happenings

n ‘The Nutcracker’ Dec. 17-19 Reber Center Auditorium Lyons Township High School 100 S. Brainard Ave., La Grange West Suburban Ballet Conservatory offers its inaugural performance of this holiday classic. Times: 7 p.m. Friday,... — Updated 12/15/2021


Holiday happenings

Holiday Concert Dec. 11 Good Shepherd Lutheran Church 1310 Shepherd Drive, Naperville (630) 476-9072 The New Horizons Band of DuPage will perform selections of Holiday favorites. The concert will include... — Updated 12/8/2021


Holiday happenings

n Acappellago Dec. 4 Mayslake Peabody Estate 1717 W. 31st St., Oak Brook https://www/ (708) 762-3140 Enjoy an old-fashioned Christmas with music reminiscent of handmade Christmas gifts, candles on the tree, togethern... — Updated 12/1/2021


Holiday Happenings

IllumiBrew Nov. 18-19 Morton Arboretum 4100 Route 53, Lisle (630) 968-0074 Be among the first to see Illumination: Tree Lights at the arboretum while sampling seasonal beers, ciders and meads from popular... — Updated 11/17/2021


Good news

ROTARY PRESENTS MERIT AWARDS The Rotary Club of Hinsdale presented Youth Merit Awards to four eighth-graders on Oct. 22. This award recognizes extraordinary high school and middle school students for services to their community... — Updated 11/17/2021



Oktoberfest Sept. 25 & 26 Brookfield Zoo 3300 Golf Road Enjoy authentic German food, beer and music at this seasonal event at the zoo. Zoogoers can visit the beer garden on the East Mall from 11... — Updated 9/22/2021

 By Ken Knutson    Pulse

We promise to never forget

Do you remember where you were 20 years ago this Saturday? The events of Sept. 11, 2001, are seared into our collective memory. Disbelief, horror, anguish and fear suddenly ruled... — Updated 9/8/2021

 By Ken Knutson    Experts


Why is weather fascinating? With New Orleans and the Louisiana coast picking up the pieces after Hurricane Ida's devastating blow, severe weather events are top of mind for many.... — Updated 9/1/2021


Company taps into adults' unique skills

For many parents, a child's impending high school graduation is filled with anticipation of what is to come. But as Matt Friedman approached the end of his years at Hinsdale Central... — Updated 8/11/2021


Birders enjoy hobby with eye to the sky

The sparks that flew during Christian Goers' honeymoon to South Africa weren't all for his new wife. As the couple celebrated their new marriage in 2008, Goers discovered a... — Updated 7/28/2021


Good news

U.S. News RANKS CENTRAL NO. 10 Hinsdale Central High School ranked No. 10 for the state in the U.S. News and World Report list of 2021 Best High Schools released Tuesday. Central has a 96 percent graduation rate, with a college... — Updated 5/12/2021

 By Ken Knutson    Pulse

Central teachers are class acts

With more than 100 years of commanding classrooms combined, retiring Hinsdale Central High School teachers Julie Baker, Chris Billie, Steve Gross and Pat Richards are well-known... — Updated 5/5/2021


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