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The Lane hosts Veterans Day

The Lane School held its first Veterans Day program since 2019 last week. Madeline Maloney scans the audience for her family before the event starts. Blake Bazan, Jacob Stanton and... — Updated 11/17/2022

 By Pamela Lannom    News

D181 MAP: students achieving, growing

Fall MAP scores show students in Community Consolidated Elementary District 181 are high-achievers and, in almost all cases, showing more growth than their peers. “Some school districts only focus on achievement,... — Updated 11/17/2022


Votes still being counted in House 45 contest

Republican Deanne Mazzochi was in the lead for the 45th District House seat when The Hinsdalean compiled its unofficial election results last week, but the race remained undecided as of press time this week. “The race is still... — Updated 11/16/2022

 By Ken Knutson    News

Trustees salute retiring village clerk

Hinsdale village clerk Chris Bruton took her seat at the board room dais for the final time Tuesday night. Bruton will retire Dec. 2 after 16 years in the post, having taken minutes at more than 340 village board meetings,... — Updated 11/16/2022


Good news

CENTRAL HOLDS DAY OF SERVICE Some 200 students and staff members participated in Hinsdale Central’s annual Day of Service Oct. 29. Teams completed services projects at several area locations, including the Hinsdale Humane... — Updated 11/16/2022


Sign up to shovel snow, get help with shoveling through the village

Hinsdale once again is offering a snow shoveling program to connect residents in need with residents seeking ways to volunteer and contribute to their community. Individuals looking to give back, or who are seeking community... — Updated 11/16/2022


Three weeks left in the fall leaf-pick program

The village’s annual fall leaf pick-up program continues through Dec. 5. The program is designed to keep village streets cleaner and safer and to help keep leaves out of sewers and storm drains. The village provides free,... — Updated 11/16/2022


Meeting roundup

Community Consolidated District 181 Board Among other business at the meeting Monday, board members: • unanimously approved an estimated tax levy of $73.5 million. A public hearing on the levy and its adoption are slated for the... — Updated 11/16/2022


No new COVID cases in DuPage part of town

The DuPage County Health Department reported no new cases of COVID-19 in Hinsdale over the past week, keeping the total number of cases in the DuPage County portion of Hinsdale at 4,271. The Cook County Health Department no longer... — Updated 11/16/2022


True colors

Georgie Brown and Evelyn Turano were among students taking an art class at The Community House Saturday morning. Instructor Gabrielle Tufano had the students working with... — Updated 11/16/2022


Weekly agenda

Hinsdale High School District 86 Board 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17 Hinsdale Central High School 55th and Grant streets On the agenda: board protocols, award Phase 4 and Phase 5 bids, rename gymnastics gym... — Updated 11/16/2022


Once upon a time

Cleaning up - This photo in Sandy Williams' book, "Images of America - Hinsdale," is of the building at 108-110 S. Washington St. "The building still standing at 108-110 S.... — Updated 11/16/2022


Nutcracker comes to life at library

Members of the cast of the Hinsdale Dance Academy's "Nutcracker" brought some scenes from the ballet to life at the Hinsdale Public Library Nov. 5. Melissa Gramman read a book to... — Updated 11/16/2022


This week's cover

The Garden Study Club of Hinsdale members worked Monday assembling the wreath that will be hung on Graue Mill this Christmas season. With donations of greens from across the area,... — Updated 11/10/2022


Police discover early morning fire

Hinsdale police responded to a burglar alarm at 618 N. Washington St. early Sunday morning, and instead of a break-in, police found a fire had broken out. Hinsdale firefighters... — Updated 11/9/2022

 By Ken Knutson    News

Galassi wins seat, Hart is defeated

Hinsdale’s Kari Galassi will soon take up her post in the DuPage County boardroom after being one of three elected to represent the board’s District 3, which includes most of Hinsdale. Republican Galassi’s 25,864 votes, repre... — Updated 11/9/2022


When the wind blows

The blustery winds of the weekend for the most part didn't create much problems throughout the village. This tree on the west side of Park Street just south of Eighth, however,... — Updated 11/9/2022


Good news

COUNTY LINE JOINS WITH LARGER FIRM Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Connections today announced that County Line Properties in Hinsdale has joined with the company and will now operate as Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate... — Updated 11/9/2022


Crossing closed through Nov. 20

The Garfield Avenue railroad crossing will be completely closed from 9 a.m. today, Nov. 10, through 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 20. The Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad is conducting repairs at the crossing, removing and replacing... — Updated 11/9/2022

 By Pamela Lannom    News

Capital costs key part of spending plan

As staffers finalize the fiscal year 2023 budget for the village of Hinsdale, one important component is the capital improvement plan. The five-year CIP identifies $12.5 million worth of expenses slated for 2023-27. Next year’s... — Updated 11/9/2022


New COVID case numbers hold

The DuPage County Health Department reported 13 new cases of COVID-19 in Hinsdale over the past week, bringing the total number of cases in the DuPage County portion of Hinsdale to 4,271, up from 4,258 last week. The Cook County... — Updated 11/9/2022


Meeting roundup

Hinsdale Village Board At their special meeting Nov. 3, Hinsdale trustees: • heard Village President Tom Cauley invite residents to complete a survey on the Hinsdale Community Pool, available online at — Updated 11/9/2022


Weekly agenda

Community Consolidated Elementary Dist. 181 Board 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 14 Hinsdale Middle School, 100 S. Garfield Ave. On the draft agenda: tax levy presentation and estimated levy resolution, SIP plans, fall MAP... — Updated 11/9/2022

 By Pamela Lannom    News

Good news for D181 on School Report Cards

Community Consolidated School District 181 continues to be among the highest-performing districts in the state, according to the 2022 Illinois School Report Cards. All seven of the... — Updated 11/9/2022


Once upon a time

Fore! - This photo in Sandy Williams' book, "Images of America - Hinsdale," is of Hinsdale Golf Club. "Golf was first played in Hinsdale in the 1890s on a six-hole course laid out... — Updated 11/9/2022


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