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Colors of the rainbow

First-graders perform "The Rainbow Connection" during the Madison School variety show Sunday afternoon in the Hinsdale Central auditorium. More than 140 students participated in a mix of solos, duets, small groups and grade-wide... — Updated 3/16/2023


More early voting sites open Monday

Early voting will be available at 20 locations throughout DuPage County starting Monday, March 20. Hinsdale Village Hall, 19 E. Chicago Ave., will be available for early voting through April 1. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays... — Updated 3/15/2023


Hinsdale police nab home burglary suspect

Bond was set at $500,000 Friday for a Chicago man accused of breaking into a Hinsdale home in the 400 block of Woodside on March 9. Franshawn Whittenburg, 50, of the 8400 block of South Peoria Street, is charged with one count of... — Updated 3/15/2023

 By Ken Knutson    News 

Hinsdale embraced voting from start

The April 4 election will determine the next set of local officeholders, so what a perfect time to look back at Hinsdale's election history - with a note of gratitude to the... — Updated 3/15/2023


Meeting roundup

Hinsdale High School District 86 Board Among other business March 9, board members: • agreed they would like to hire a search firm to help find a replacement for Chris Covino, assistant superintendent of academics, who will... — Updated 3/15/2023


D86 candidates speak to host of issues

 — Updated 3/15/2023


Weekly agenda

Hinsdale High School District 86 Board 6 p.m. Thursday, March 23 Hinsdale Central High School, 55th and Grant streets Hinsdale Public Library Board 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 21 Hinsdale Public... — Updated 3/15/2023


Once upon a time

Special delivery - This photo in Sandy Williams' book, "Images of America - Hinsdale," is of the Hinsdale Post Office in 1894. "Established in 1867, the Hinsdale Post Office moved... — Updated 3/15/2023


Crash causes rollover

Two cars were involved in a collision March 6 on southbound Route 83. The crash caused one car to roll over near the Burlington Northern Railroad bridge, shutting down traffic on... — Updated 3/15/2023

 By Ken Knutson    News 

Student testing shows 'fantastic' growth in D181

Recent assessment data on reading and math achievement indicates students in Community Consolidated Elementary District 181 are on a positive performance trajectory following the challenging COVID-impacted years. Results from... — Updated 3/15/2023

 By Pamela Lannom    News 

D86 teachers have new four-year contract

A new four-year contract for teachers in Hinsdale High School District 86 calls for a longer school day and a minimum of 28 early release Wednesdays. The school board voted 5-2 to approve the contract March 9, which had been... — Updated 3/15/2023


All things volcano

Kindergartner Eloise Goar demonstrates how a volcano erupts for several Monroe School students during the school's science fair Feb. 23. Dozens of students had their experiments on... — Updated 3/9/2023


Real estate sales

Deeds for the following properties in Hinsdale and Golfview Hills were recorded in DuPage County from Jan. 31 to Feb. 24. 1. 608 W. 55th St., TVC Funding IV REO LLC to Abunijmeh Developments LLC, Jan. 31, $440,000 2. 112 N.... — Updated 3/8/2023


Covino leaves D86 for new job

Chris Covino, assistant superintendent for academics in Hinsdale High School District 86, has accepted a position as the new superintendent in La Grange Elementary District 102. His final day will be June 30. “Not only is this a... — Updated 3/8/2023


Then and now

The building located at 14 W. Hinsdale Ave. in downtown Hinsdale was originally designed by Hinsdale architect R. Harold Zook to be the Hinsdale post office in 1927, according to... — Updated 3/8/2023

 By Ken Knutson    News

Animal hospital site to be residential

The former site of Hinsdale Animal Hospital is poised to be subdivided into two separate lots to accommodate single-family homes. At Tuesday’s Hinsdale Village Board meeting, trustees held a first reading of an ordinance... — Updated 3/8/2023


All that jazz

Members of the Clarendon Hills Middle School Jazz Band performed Saturday morning at the Hinsdale Middle School in the Illinois Grade School Music Association Jazz Contest. Both... — Updated 3/8/2023


Once upon a time

Early Hinsdale - This photo in Sandy Williams' book, "Images of America - Hinsdale," is of William Robbins' second addition to the village. "Hinsdale flourished and Robbins made... — Updated 3/8/2023

 By Pamela Lannom    News

D86 board candidates share their views

 — Updated 3/8/2023


Weekly agenda

Community Consolidated Elementary Dist. 181 Board 7 p.m. Monday, March 13 Hinsdale Middle School 100 S. Garfield Ave. On the draft agenda: winter MAP & SIP update, kindergarten update, approve elementary music resource... — Updated 3/8/2023


Campaign calendar

March 16 The Hinsdalean will host a candidates night for the individuals running for the Hinsdale High School District 86 Board at 7 p.m. at The Community House, 415 W. Eighth St. The event will be moderated by WGN’s Ben... — Updated 3/8/2023



A photo of the Hinsdale Central chess team that ran with a March 2 story was not taken at the state meet. Team members in the photo are Shivum Banerjee, Rebecca Cortez, Wilbert Chu, Ramez Rifai, Daniel Lee, Millan Whittier, Marwan... — Updated 3/8/2023


The thrill of victory

Hinsdale Central's Brody Marcet celebrates after anchoring the Red Devils' victorious 200-yard freestyle relay at the IHSA state final meet Saturday in Westmont. Marcet teamed with... — Updated 3/2/2023


Sweet treat

Members of Hinsdale Central's Family, Career and Community Leaders of America club decorated cookies to celebrate Valentine's Day last month. Macy Lowe (right), Paolo Tobiano and... — Updated 3/1/2023

 By Pamela Lannom    News

Trip prompts call to look at gifts policy

A Hinsdale High School District 86 Board member is calling for a policy review after the district’s law firm helped underwrite a trip Superintendent Tammy Prentiss and board member Terri Walker took to the Dominican Republic... — Updated 3/1/2023


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