What are some of the first things that come to mind when you think about Halloween? I think of witches. Not only because so many...
Oct. 29 6:59 p.m. |
Deena Bess Sherman
Once upon a time in a kingdom called East Aurora, there lived a school board so out of control the people of the land regularly...
Oct. 28 4:43 p.m. |
It’s probably just me, but has it occurred to anyone else how much Halloween and election day, both of which will occur in the next...
Oct. 28 11 a.m. |
By Bill Mego
Recent headlines that pair violent acts with mental illness point to the need for more services to support those struggling with serious mental illness. It's time, churches say, to put aside the stigma, and get involved.
Oct. 3 5:44 p.m. |
I feel like every week, I get a call from someone who asks, “Did you hear about so and so? He (or she) has cancer.” Learning that kind of news is upsetting and scary, as I can’t even imagine how devastating a cancer diagnosis must feel.
Oct. 3 11 a.m. |
The disruption of air traffic triggered by the intentional destruction of equipment at the air traffic facility in Aurora, for many, generated thoughts about 9/11 and its aftermath.
Oct. 1 2 p.m. |
A popular term nowadays is transparency. In a business setting, it means that the boss is sharing more information with team members.
Joanne Zienty recently won the Soon to Be Famous Illinois Author Project for her debut novel "The Things We Save."
Sept. 30 7:06 a.m. |
Robert K. Elder
Dear Help Squad, The Village of Skokie did construction on our street this summer. On July 10, they accidentally hit a gas pipe. Nicor was called; they came out and told us a tree had to be removed to fix the pipe.
Sept. 29 11 a.m. |