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Cupid's couriers deliver the goods

Maggie Smith, Heather Bereckis and Sammy Hanzel from the Hinsdale Parks and Recreation Department took on the role of Cupid's couriers Friday. They delivered almost 100 goody bags... — Updated 2/17/2021

 

Deck the park with handmade ornaments

The Hinsdale Parks and Recreation Department held its first handmade ornament contest this year. More than 50 ornaments were received and now hang from several trees in Burlington... — Updated 12/22/2020

 
 By Ken Knutson    Pulse

Home for the holidays

Welcome to Holidays in Hinsdale: Pandemic Edition. Restrictions on gatherings have had a Grinch-like impact, stealing away the ability to hold numerous cherished seasonal programs... — Updated 12/2/2020

 

Every day brings something to give thanks for

No matter what challenges we’ve faced this year as individuals, family members, business owners and community members, we still have countless reasons to be thankful. Here’s our list — one for each day of the month leading... — Updated 11/24/2020

 

Turkey Trail is deliciously fun

The Hinsdale Parks and Recreation Department invites residents to find giant turkeys all over town in the Hinsdale Turkey Trail. The event is a free and fun way for families to stay engaged and positive this season. Plus everyone... — Updated 11/11/2020

 

Village serves up Thanksgiving fun

The Hinsdale Parks and Recreation Department invites residents to find giant turkeys all over town in the Hinsdale Turkey Trail. The event is a free and fun way for families to stay engaged and positive this season. Plus everyone... — Updated 11/4/2020

 

Odd - yet fitting - time to honor parks and rec

Summer Brew & Q — canceled. Taco Tuesday — postponed. Independence Day celebration — canceled. The messages stamped in red in the online summer brochure indicate which programs are not taking place this summer. No pool member... — Updated 7/22/2020

 

On your mark, get ready, go!

The Hinsdale Parks and Recreation Department offered a track and field camp this week at Robbins Park. Grant Garver, along with Avery and Kellen Brown, work on sprinting.... — Updated 7/8/2020

 

Easter bunny hops around Hinsdale on house calls

With annual Easter Egg hunt put on hold this year, the Hinsdale Parks and Recreation Department and The Community House teamed up to chauffeur the bunny around town to make some... — Updated 4/15/2020

 

We're going on a bear hunt!

The Hinsdale Parks and Recreation Department is encouraging Hinsdaleans to join in the nationwide bear hunt. To help hunters, place a favorite bear on your porch or inside in a... — Updated 4/1/2020

 

Bored? Check out these options for fun

These days, it's all about social distancing. Thanks to the internet, the great outdoors and some super creative people, Hinsdaleans can find lots of fun things to do while also... — Updated 3/25/2020

 
 By Pamela Lannom    News

Hinsdaleans coping with COVID-19

What a difference a week makes. Last week, Gov. J.B. Prtizker banned events with more than 1,000 attendees, canceled Chicago’s St. Patrick’s Day parade and urged businesses to... — Updated 3/18/2020

 
 By Pamela Lannom    News

Grant provides $400,000 for pool work

The village has received a $400,000 grant to help pay for renovations at the Hinsdale Community Pool. Staff learned Friday that the Illinois Department of Natural Resources had selected the village to receive a 2020 Open Space... — Updated 1/22/2020

 

Enhancing emotional wellness in the winter

The winter months can bring a variety of experiences and expectations that can leave us feeling at times elevated and at other times exhausted. While some things are entirely out... — Updated 1/15/2020

 
 By Pamela Lannom    News

Holidays in Hinsdale were good for many

A growing economy and a shortened holiday season, with six days fewer between Thanksgiving and Christmas this year than in 2018, contributed to healthy retail sales in December.... — Updated 12/30/2019

 
 By Ken Knutson    News

Pool revenue rises while expenses sink

Hinsdale Community Pool visitors next season may be greeted with an earlier open swim time but reduced back-to-school hours. Those were a couple of the potential changes discussed... — Updated 11/20/2019

 

This week's cover

Life lessons – Billy Jacqua was quick to help his little friend Mason Gandy with his crawling technique Aug. 7. They boys and their moms were at the Lunch on the Lawn program... — Updated 8/22/2019

 

I'm dreaming of a wet Christmas

The Hinsdale Parks and Recreation Department held Christmas in July at the Hinsdale Pool Friday night. The evening included crafts, games and a visit by a summery Santa and Mrs.... — Updated 8/1/2019

 

Indiana native feels at home at Hinsdale Park and Rec

She’s completed her classes and even donned her cap and gown, but Jilian Boger has one last thing to do before she officially graduates from Indiana University, and she’s doing... — Updated 7/26/2019

 

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