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"Hometown Happenings" - City of Warrenville
"As I am writing this, the fate of the Ogden 6 Theatres in Naperville hangs in the balance. Most of us have probably been there at some time in the past, or perhaps you are a regular today. It resides in a mostly empty shopping center once dominated by a vibrant Kmart. A few other businesses remain, but the center hangs..."

Makers Of Fla-Vor-Ice And Otter Pops Launch New Premium Alcoholic Freezer Bar, SLIQ Spirited Ice
Adult Fla-Vor-Ice and Otter Pops fans will rejoice this summer as The Jel Sert Company announced the launch of SLIQ Spirited Ice, a new premium alcoholic freezer bar poised to revolutionize mixology on ice, literally. The world's leading manufacturer of freezer bars, responsible for producing billions of bars each year, has evolved its product line...

Warrenville Public Library Newsletter
Census 2020 - Make Sure Illinois Counts, Spring Events, Library Squad, Book Club, and so much more!

Distinguished Alumni Reception at CHS
Please join the Community High School District 94 Educational Foundation for a reception and awards ceremony to honor the 2019 West Chicago Community High School Distinguished Alumni...

Western DuPage Chamber of Commerce Invites Chamber and Community Members to Visit Spain’s Costa del Sol
The Western DuPage Chamber of Commerce has announced today that it will be visiting Spain’s stunning Costa del Sol on October 13, 2020, and is inviting chamber members, family and friends of chamber members to join them on this once ...

Warrenville Artist Nick Gurley to Show Work in West Chicago's Celebration of Art
The month of January brings Celebration of Art to Gallery 200 at 103 W. Washington Street, with an Opening Reception scheduled for Friday, January 17, 2020 from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. The art show and sale is sponsored by ...

CANTIGNY’S MCCORMICK HOUSE NAMES “COMMUNITY TREES” WINNER
The Robert R. McCormick House at Cantigny Park today announced that the Christmas tree decorated by WINGS Program, Inc. and displayed at the museum received the most votes in public balloting. By winning the popular vote, the organization earns an additional $2,500 grant from the Robert R. McCormick Foundation for a total of $5,000. Six other participating local...

Window to West Chicago
From the Mayor!, Take Note, Arts & Culture, Around Town, and much More!

"Hometown Happenings" - City of Warrenville

Chicago Startup Improovy On-Demand House Painting Service Launches New Location in Naperville, IL
Chicago-based tech startup Improovy is bringing its on-demand house painting services to Naperville, IL, and surrounding Dupage County neighborhoods...

WCCHS Students Place in Upstate Eight Art Show
West Chicago Community High School artists received awards in the annual Upstate eight Conference Art Show on Dec. 2, 2019 at SciTech in Aurora. Participating Conference schools submitted ...

District 33 Announces Next Superintendent
West Chicago District 33’s Board of Education announced at Monday evening’s special board meeting that it has selected Kristina Davis as the next...

Local Chamber Business Helps Winfield Family in Need!
Call it timing, fate, karma, but Ed & Sue Rahe of Winfield are incredibly thankful that it happened. Sometimes when people are in dire need, divine intervention steps in and offers relief. It began a few months ago as ...

CANTIGNY 5K PROCEEDS DONATED TO MIDWEST SHELTER FOR HOMELESS VETERANS
Cantigny Park, part of the Robert R. McCormick Foundation, today awarded a check for $12,500 to the Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans (MSHV) in Wheaton. The donation, presented on Veterans Day, represents net proceeds from the 16th annual Cantigny...

All District 33 schools receive commendable rating from State
The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) released the annual Illinois Report Card, which provides a detailed look at each school’s progress on academics, student success, school culture and climate, and financial investments. West Chicago Elementary...

Toys for Tots Campaign Begins on November 1, 2019 in West Chicago
The West Chicago Police Department is once again participating in the Toys for Tots Program. Sponsored by the DuPage County U.S. Marines, this program attempts to send a message of hope to children in the community who are less fortunate, a message that will help them become more responsible and ...

VETERANS DAY WEEKEND AT CANTIGNY PARK
The First Division Museum at Cantigny Park will celebrate Veterans Day with multiple programs suitable for all ages. The official end of World War I occurred on November 11, 1918. America has observed November 11 ever since – first as Armistice Day, and since...

Park Renaming Dedication Honoring Lifelong Pioneer and Advocate of the Parks
On Saturday, November 2, the West Chicago Park District will be officially remaining its first park (Easton Park) in honor of its first supporter Don Earley. A brief ceremony will be held at 10:00am at the new ...

West Chicago Creates a Web Application to Assist with Zoning Look-up
The City of West Chicago has rolled out a new interactive web application to help residents and developers gain more insight on property located within the City. The tool is yet another way ...

Warrenville's Hometown Happenings Newsletter
A lot of decisions have to be made for the community every year. Some are reoccurring, logistical, fairly straightforward, and don't require exhaustive consideration or debate. Some examples, payment for bills have ...

Window to West Chicago - Fall 2019
Union Pacific's Big Boy, From the Mayor, Important Dates, Explore the Field of Law Enforcement, Art & Culture, and more!

Community invited to free Dangers of Vaping presentation featuring medical, health, police, and school experts on 10/2 in Carol Stream
All community members are invited to join Community Consolidated School District 93 (CCSD93), the Carol Stream Police Department, Northwestern Medicine, and the Carol Stream Park District for a free presentation for parents and community members on the Dangers of ...

PLACE YOUR VOTE TODAY FOR AMERICA IN BLOOM!
As you may know, West Chicago is gearing up for the America in Bloom (AiB) Symposium, which will be held in St. Charles on October 3 – 5, 2019. Our strong committee of community volunteers, organizations and businesses have worked hard this year, and I hope our ...

WEST CHICAGO PARK DISTRICT AWARDED LEVEL II ARBOTEMUM BY ARBNET ACCREDITATION PROGRAM
The West Chicago Park District has been awarded a Level II Accreditation by The ArbNet Arboretum Accreditation Program and The Morton Arboretum, for achieving standards of professional practices deemed ...

A Walk in the Parade for the Second Move with the Mayor Walk
Mayor Ruben Pineda is joining nine other mayors in a nationwide initiative to reduce heart disease and stroke, the nation’s No. 1 killer, by encouraging residents to get up and get moving. Move with the MayorTM is a partnership between...

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