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District 94 Board of Education Recognizes Volunteers
On April 16, at an evening reception during National Volunteer month, 190 parents, community members and staff of Community High School District 94 were recognized by the Board of Education for their volunteer efforts during ...

District 33’s Lewe-Brady Recognized for Leadership Roles in DuPage
On Wednesday, April 10, Marjory Lewe-Brady, Director of Partnerships in West Chicago Elementary School District 33 was among those recognized during the Illinois Association of School Administrators (IASA), DuPage County Region, Recognition and...

Authentic Italian Recipe: Tomato Risotto - Found in Italy!
Authentic Italian Recipe Tomato Risotto Ingredients: Bring 6 cups water to a boil over medium heat remove from heat, cover and keep warm. Heat oil in a large saucepan over medium ...

Authentic Italian Recipe: Fettuccine Alfredo - Found in Italy!
Authentic Italian Recipe Fettuccine Alfredo Ingredients: Real alfredo should never (never!) include cream the silky sauce is the result of an emulsion between the grated cheese, melted butter, and starchy pasta water. This is part ...

Authentic Italian Recipe: Pasta e Fagioli with Escarole - Found in Italy!
Authentic Italian Recipe Pasta e Fagioli with Escarole Ingredients: Bring beans, Parmesan rind, carrots, celery, head of garlic, parsley, rosemary, bay leaves, chiles, and 2 quarts water to a boil in a medium pot. Reduce heat, cover, and l ...

KREWASKY SALTER NAMED EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF FIRST DIVISION MUSEUM AT CANTIGNY PARK
The Robert R. McCormick Foundation and Cantigny Park announce the appointment of Krewasky A. Salter, Ph.D., as executive director of the First Division Museum...

Authentic Italian Recipe: Classic Marinara Sauce - Found in Italy!
Authentic Italian Recipe Classic Marinara Sauce Ingredients: Heat oil in a medium heavy pot over medium. Cook onion, stirring occasionally, until very soft, 8–10 minutes. Add garlic and cook, stirring occasionally, until ...

Authentic Italian Recipe: Ligurian Pesto with Spaghetti - Found in Italy!
Authentic Italian Recipe Ligurian Pesto with Spaghetti Ingredients: Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Set a colander in a large bowl of ice water (this will make it easier to strain the basil later). Working in batches, blanch basil for 10 seconds. Using a large slotted ...

Authentic Italian Recipe: Fresh Pasta Dough - Found in Italy!
Authentic Italian Recipe Fresh Pasta Dough Ingredients: Mix eggs, flour, oil, and salt in the bowl of a stand mixer with your hands until a shaggy dough forms. Knead with dough hook until dough is smooth and elastic...

Authentic Italian Recipe: Italian Wedding Soup with Puntarelle - Found in Italy!
Authentic Italian Recipe Italian Wedding Soup with Puntarelle Ingredients: Tear dark leafy parts of puntarelle into 2” pieces set aside. You’ll be left with long white stalks and the core of the puntarelle, which is layered similar to a fennel bulb. Thinly ...

Authentic Italian Recipe: Ultimate Caprese Salad - Found in Italy!
Authentic Italian Recipe Ultimate Caprese Salad Ingredients: This is a dish to make when the tomatoes are peaking—at the farmers’ market, you should be able to smell them before you see them. The moment only comes around once a year, so make ...

Authentic Italian Recipe: Chicken Parmesan - Found in Italy!
Authentic Italian Recipe Chicken Parmesan Ingredients: Place chicken breasts between two sheets of heavy plastic (resealable freezer bags work well) on a solid, level surface. Firmly pound chicken with the smooth side of ...

Authentic Italian Recipe: Spaghetti Cacio e Pepe - Found in Italy!
Authentic Italian Recipe Spaghetti Cacio e Pepe Ingredients: 1. Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Cook spaghetti in the boiling water, stirring occasionally until tender yet firm to the bite, about ...

Authentic Italian Recipe: Sausage and Broccoli Rabe Frittata - Found in Italy!
Sausage and Broccoli Rabe Frittata: The frittata will be easier to remove from the skillet if it sits for a few minutes—the top will deflate, and the edges will pull away from the...

Authentic Italian Recipe: Limoncello - Found in Italy!
The authentic Limoncello is made exclusively with lemon produced in Sorrento or Amalfi. The traditional infusion needs 3 weeks, but scientifically 3 days are enough. Initially, the Limoncello was served at room...

Authentic Italian Recipe: Gorgonzola & Porcini Mushroom Risotto - Found in Italy!
Authentic Italian Recipe Gorgonzola & Porcini Mushroom Ingredients:In a medium saucepan, bring the stock to a boil over medium-high heat. Add the porcini mushrooms. Remove the pan ...

Authentic Italian Recipe: Margherita Pizza - Found in Italy!
Authentic Italian Recipe Pasta E Fagioli Ingredients: Preheat a wood-fired pizza oven to very hot 4 hours before cooking. Alternately, you can use a preheated pizza stone in your ...

Authentic Italian Recipe: Pasta E Fagioli - Found in Italy!
Authentic Italian Recipe Pasta E Fagioli Ingredients: 4 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for dri

Western DuPage Chamber of Commerce Invites Chamber and Community Members to Enjoy a Trip to Pompeii & the Amalfi Coast
The Western DuPage Chamber of Commerce has announced today that it will be visiting irresistible Pompeii & the Amalfi Coast, departing October 24, 2019 and is inviting chamber members, family and friends of chamber members to join them on this once ...

West Chicago Announces 2019 State of the City Address
The City of West Chicago has announced that the 2019 State of the City Address will be held on Monday, May 20, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at City Hall, 475 Main Street. The Western DuPage Chamber of Commerce will sponsor the event and provide refreshments and a networking opportunity ...

Mayor Brummel's Fitness Challenge
The Mayor’s Fitness Challenge is designed to inspire residents’ competitive nature and motivate them to engage in some type of physical activity each week. The goal was to log in at ...

Two Brothers Brewing Redevelopment Project in Warrenville
On January 21, the City Council voted unanimously to direct the negotiation of a redevelopment agreement with Two Brothers Brewing (TBB), laying the foundation for TBB’s purchase and redevelopment of the 7 acre, City-owned vacant site at the ...

Principal Cheng is Next District 94 Superintendent
At their regular meeting on March 19, 2019, the Board of Education of Community High School District 94 approved the hiring of Principal Dr. Moses Cheng as the next superintendent. Cheng will assume ...

District 33 Board of Education Announces Interim Superintendent for 2019-20
West Chicago District 33’s Board of Education announced Monday evening that it has selected Ms. Kristina Davis, , Ed.S., as the interim superintendent for the 2019/2020 school year. The Board arrived at this decision after learning in February that...

CIVIC AWARENESS SERIES: UPCOMING PROGRAMS
Three upcoming programs at Cantigny Park will focus on themes of civic awareness and encourage local participation in the democratic process. The series, initiated in 2017, is presented in partnership with the League of Women Voters of Wheaton and recommended...

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