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Artfully done Eco Ugly Art Workshop Jan. 22 Mayslake Peabody Estate 1717 W. 31st St., Oak Brook (630) 206-9566 Beat the winter blahs and learn to use... — Updated 1/19/2022

 By Pamela Lannom    Pulse 

Young traveler shares her cancer journey

At first, 8-year-old Elise Allison noticed she was feeling tired and getting bruises on her legs. When she turned very pale after running in the Madison School Dash & Bash at... — Updated 1/19/2022


Multi-sport camp helps kids get ready for opening day

Trevor Lorek, a senior at Elmhurst University, introduced a group of boys to T-ball last month as part of a winter break multi-sport camp offered at The Community House. In... — Updated 1/19/2022



You won't find any cubicles or stuffy conference rooms at Hilary Poshek's place of work. Tucked inside a nearly 100-year-old home designed by a famous local architect, Poshek's offi... — Updated 1/13/2022


Nonprofit leaders share thoughts on 2021

The Hinsdalean continues this week with its conversations with leaders of local nonprofit agencies reflecting on the challenges and opportunities 2021 presented. Community Memorial Foundation, Hinsdale Humane Society and Wellness... — Updated 1/12/2022


Nonprofits share highlights of past year

Every January, The Hinsdalean checks in with the leaders of the seven nonprofit agencies in the village, inviting them to share highlights of the previous year and a wish for the new one. This is the first of two installments. A... — 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


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When and where are Christmas worship services? Christmas Eve and Christmas Day worship services are back in person for 2021 after many went virtual last year because of COVID-19 saf... — Updated 12/22/2021


'Twas the night before Christmas in Hinsdale

’Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the town The Hinsdaleans were scurrying, they rushed all around. For last-minute gifts and cards they did sprint, Armed with lists and ideas and maybe some hints. Gateway and... — Updated 12/22/2021


Retirement gives Grube more time to give back

It's been 11 years since John Grube of Hinsdale retired from his 25-year career with Northern Trust financial services company in Chicago. Since then, he's made volunteering his... — Updated 12/22/2021


Holiday closures announced

Several Hinsdale offices and entities will be closed for the upcoming holidays. Hinsdale Village Hall will be closed Friday, Dec. 24; Monday, Dec. 27; Friday, Dec. 31; and Monday, Jan. 3. The Hinsdale Public Library will be closed... — Updated 12/22/2021


Good news

NEW FUND IN MEMORY OF BJ CHIMENTI The Hinsdale Humane Society’s Tuthill Family Pet Rescue & Resource Center has announced that a new fund for veterans has been established in memory of board member BJ Chimenti. The mission of... — Updated 12/15/2021


Police chase ends on Bonnie Brae

A police chase that started in Midlothian ended up in the Fullersburg neighborhood of Hinsdale Monday night. A construction trailer was reported stolen from a yard in Crestwood at about 10:15 p.m., Police Chief Brian King said... — Updated 12/15/2021


J. Beverley Barnes

J. Beverley Barnes, 93, of Hinsdale, died Dec. 9, 2021. She was born in 1928, in Berwyn Nils Arvid and Myrtle (nee Landeor) Peterson. Beverley was a devoted wife and mother and a... — Updated 12/15/2021

 By Pamela Lannom    Opinion

HMS sixth-grader takes over for Garcia for a day

After covering Hinsdale school districts for almost 30 years, I didn't realize how exciting the job of superintendent is until last week. "It is really, really, really, really fun... — Updated 12/8/2021


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


An abundance of reasons for which to give thanks

If we could come up with one reason to be thankful for each day of November — up to and including Thanksgiving — in 2020, we certainly can do so in 2021. Complaints seem to be in abundant supply this year. But if we stop, take... — Updated 11/23/2021

 By Ken Knutson    News

Criminals continue to target Hinsdale

Another image of an armed vehicle burglar in Hinsdale caught on surveillance camera has led to increased police patrols and a call for residents to do their part to deter criminal activity. Overnight burglaries were reported the... — Updated 11/23/2021


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


Giving Tuesday helps us get in the holiday spirit

Winston Churchill is credited with saying, “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” Anyone who’s looking to lean into that life should circle Nov. 30 on the calendar. Giving Tuesday is the “wor... — Updated 11/17/2021

 By Ken Knutson    News

Residents can get a hand shoveling snow

Hinsdale seniors can get help shoveling snow this winter under a new village initiative. The Snow Shoveling Referral Program will provide village residents over the age of 60 or who have a disability with the names and contact... — Updated 11/17/2021


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