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District 61, District 86 Closed Due To Snow

Darien School Closures - Darien, IL - Many area schools will be closed on Monday, Jan. 28 due to the snow.

Hinsdale South High School 2018 Football: Playoffs Week One

Hinsdale South High School Football - Darien, IL - In week one of the playoffs, Hinsdale South will face Prairie Ridge.

Transgender student talks about journey of acceptance at Hinsdale South High School  WLS-TV

Transgender student Dave Green was accepted by his parents, but school was his next big hurdle.

Hinsdale South High School 2018 Football Schedule, Scoreboard

Hinsdale South High School Football - Darien, IL - Hinsdale South will play Downers Grove South on Sept. 14.

Hinsdale South High Schools 2018 Football Schedule, Scoreboard

DARIEN, IL — Hinsdale South High School will play its second game of the season on Friday, Aug. 31. Last week, the Hornets lost to Kanelane 6-0. Now, South ...

Hinsdale South Fall Musical Chosen For Festival

Hinsdale South Musical Chosen For TheatreFest - Darien, IL - The Illinois High School Theatre Festival will take place on Friday, Jan. 11 at 7 p.m. at University of ...

Hinsdale South Ranked Among States Best For 2018: US News

Hinsdale South Ranked Among Illinois' Best Schools - Darien, IL - U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country.

Hinsdale South World Language Students Place On National Exams

Hinsdale South Students Place on National Exams - Darien, IL - Students earned a total of 19 gold, 48 silver and 26 bronze medals along with 32 honorable ...

Hinsdale South Announces Illinois State Scholars

Hinsdale South Illinois State Scholars - Darien, IL - Several Hinsdale South students have been named Illinois State Scholars by the Illinois Student Assistance ...

Alarmed by cancer-causing ethylene oxide pollution, Gov. J.B. Pritzker orders shutdown of Sterigenics in Willowbrook  Chicago Tribune

Gov. J.B. Pritzker's administration shuts down Sterigenics plant in Willowbrook amid public outcry over toxic air pollution.

Hinsdale District 86 says discrimination complaint has been dismissed  Chicago Tribune

Hinsdale High School District 86 officials say a discrimination complaint filed by residents of the Hinsdale South High School attendance area has been ...

District 86 Addresses Civil Rights Complaint From Burr Ridge

DARIEN, IL — District 86 Board President and Hinsdale South science teachers are praising the school's department after the Village of Burr Ridge ...

District 86 $166 Million Bond Issue Fails  Hinsdale, IL Patch

District 86 Building Bond Question Results - Hinsdale-Clarendon Hills, IL - Superintedent Bruce Law said, "The next step is to discuss with the full board at the ...

District 86 Approves $139.8 Million Referendum  Hinsdale, IL Patch

District 86 $139.8 Million Referendum - Hinsdale-Clarendon Hills, IL - If approved, the bond measure would fund projects for both high school's pools, security, ...

Hinsdale District 86 eliminates controversial buffer zone, angering some parents  Chicago Tribune

Shouts of “Shame on you,” and “The people will prevail,” rang out from the audience after the Hinsdale High School District 86 Board voted 5-2 to eliminate the ...

Hinsdale South Announces 2018 Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees  Hinsdale, IL Patch

HINSDALE, IL – Hinsdale South High School has announced the inductees for its 2018 Athletic Hall of Fame. The formal presentation and induction will take ...

District 86 Caucus Endorses Candidates

Three Candidates Have Been Endorsed By The Caucus - Darien, IL - The caucus said it has endorsed Fotini Bakopoulos of Burr Ridge, Erik Held of Westmont ...

Student with guns, explosives made threat to Hinsdale South, authorities allege  Chicago Tribune

A student at Hinsdale South High School in Darien who allegedly threatened to "shoot up" the school has been charged after police found firearms, explosives ...

DarienFest 2018: Schedule Of Events

DarienFest Will Be Held Sept. 7-9 - Darien, IL - The event, hosted by the Darien Chamber of Commerce, is free admission and the event features a carnival, food ...

District 86 School Calendar 2018-19: First Day, Vacations  Hinsdale, IL Patch

District 86 School Calendar - Hinsdale-Clarendon Hills, IL - When's the first day of school for District 86? Plus, other must-know dates for students, parents and ...

Hinsdale District 86 Board puts off buffer zone discussion to focus on referendum  Chicago Tribune

The Hinsdale High School District 86 Board will not make any decisions about the buffer zone while it prepares for a referendum to fund school improvements.

Under scrutiny for use of harmful chemical, Sterigenics to test emissions control upgrades  Chicago Tribune

Sterigenics, a Willowbrook company being scrutinized for its use of a cancer-causing chemical, said Monday that within the next week a third party would test the ...

Hinsdale South Named Among Newsweeks Top High Schools 2016

DARIEN, IL — Hinsdale South High School has once again earned a place among the top high schools in America, according to the 2016 ranking by Newsweek ...

Hinsdale South Student Who Threatened School With Southocaust Released from Juvenile Detention

The Hinsdale South student who allegedly threatened classmates' lives in a promised "Southocaust" has been released from juvenile detention. The teenager ...

Update: Shelter-in-Place Lifted at Hinsdale South High School

Update: Sept. 15, 2:20 p.m.. Dismissal at Hinsdale South High School will proceed as usual today, according to a statement from the district. The shelter-in-place ...

Man Steals 21 Bags Of Potato Chips: Darien Arrests

The following items were taken from the Darien police blotter throughout the past week. Arrestees are presumed innocent until proven guilty.

Hinsdale South Students Help Darien Lions Club

Hinsdale South Spanish Class Helps Lions Club - Hinsdale-Clarendon Hills, IL - 10 students from Hinsdale South volunteered their time to make these calls in ...

Hinsdale South Announces Deans List and Honor Roll for the Second Quarter

Darien, IL - Students must be enrolled in a minimum of four credit-earning courses to qualify for either list.

Hinsdale South Athletic Club Calls for Athletic Hall of Fame Nominations

Darien, IL - Hinsdale South High School announced that the Hinsdale South Athletic Club (HSAC) is calling for Athletic Hall of Fame Nominations.

Jason Van Dyke Trial: What You Need To Know  Chicago, IL Patch

People Vs. Van Dyke Starts Monday - Chicago, IL - Opening statements expected to begin Monday in trial of white Chicago police officer accused of fatally ...

Darien Election 2018 Polling Places, Early Voting

Darien Election 2018 Info - Darien, IL - Polling places in Illinois are open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Nov. 6.

Darien School Calendar 2018-19: First Day Of School, Vacations

Darien School Calendar 2018-19 - Darien, IL - When's the first day of school in Darien? Plus, other must-know dates for students, parents and teachers.

Hinsdale South Announces Class of 2017s Highest Academic Achievers

Administrators from Hinsdale South High School proudly announced Wednesday their graduating academic scholars whose hard work may pay off in the form of ...

Newsweek: Hinsdale South Ranks No. 415 Best High School in America

Darien, IL - The ranking considers graduation rate, college enrollment rate, SAT and ACT scores and more.

Trick Or Treat Hours For Halloween 2018 In Darien

DARIEN, IL — Halloween will be here soon enough, and for the kids of Darien, that means it's time for some trick-or-treating. This year, Halloween falls on ...

Hinsdale South Selected to Perform at the Illinois High School Theater Festival

Submitted by Hinsdale Township High School District 86. Photo courtesy of VIP. From left to right: Bobby Smid, Cydney Dagen, Jubiril Awe, Melody Rowland, ...

Hinsdale South Student Named Illinois Journalist of the Year

Photo: Hinsdale South English teacher Jim Kelly, Illinois Journalist of the Year Ashley Yong, JEA's East region director Stan Zoller and Illinois state director for ...

District 86 Approves New Hinsdale South Principal

Hinsdale South Principal - Hinsdale-Clarendon Hills, IL - District 86 has appointed Arwen Pokorny Lyp as the Principal of Hinsdale South High School.

Theft, License Suspended: Darien Police Reports

Darien Police Reports - Darien, IL - Darien Police reports through Jan. 9.

High cancer risk in southeast DuPage County linked to company co-owned by Rauner's former firm  Chicago Tribune

People living near Sterigenics International face some of the nation's highest cancer risks from toxic air pollution, according to a new federal report.

Fast Facts: Who Is Jason Van Dyke?  CBS Chicago

Chicago (CBS) — Jason Van Dyke: fast facts. Jason-Van-Dyke-trial-Laquan-McDonald. (Credit: CBS). 1. Graduated from Hinsdale South High School in ...

Man Ejaculates On Woman Shopping In Darien: County

DARIEN, IL — A Berwyn man has been charged with criminal sexual abuse after ejaculating on a woman at a Darien Salvation Army store, the DuPage County ...

Jewelry Stolen In Darien Residential Burglary: Cops

DARIEN, IL — Darien Police are investigating a residential burglary which occurred Dec. 23 in the 7900 block of Sawyer Road. Police said that sometime ...

Childrens Bike Decorating Contest Held By Darien Lions Club

DARIEN, IL — The Darien Lions Club will once again hold a Children's Bike Decorating Contest prior to the annual Fourth of July Parade. All kids are welcome ...

Pizza Party With Santa Planned In Darien

Darien Pizza With Santa - Darien, IL - Kids ages two and up and adults can join the Darien Park District in Pizza with Santa on Friday, Dec. 7.

Man Dies After Being Pulled Out Of Darien Retention Pond: Cops

Accidental Drowning In Darien - Darien, IL - The man was revived with initial success, and he was transported to Hinsdale Hospital, where he later passed away.

Darien 2019 Citizen Of The Year Cancelled

Darien Cancels Citizen Of The Year - Darien, IL - Residents nominated this year did not meet all the criteria for the Citizen of the Year, according to the city.

Hinsdale District 86 Finally Has A Solution To Its Pool Safety Issues: Details

District 86 Has Solution To Pool Safety Problems - Darien, IL - The problems would be fixed if a $76-million referendum question passes this election.

Hinsdale South Economics Team Earns Three, Top 10 Spots at Illinois Econ Challenge

Darien, IL - This is the sixth consecutive year that the program has had at least one team qualify for the state tournament.

Hinsdale South Students Take Second Place at IHSA State Forensics Championship

Darien, IL - Joe Kluge and David Petrak performed Peter Parnell's "Scooter Thomas Makes It to the Top of the World."

Winter Wonderland Party Planned In Darien

Darien Park District Winter Wonderland Party - Darien, IL - Kids will make snowflakes, play games and enjoy a cup of hot cocoa.

Princess Party Planned In Darien

Princess Party At Darien Park District - Darien, IL - Princesses can decorate their own crowns, freeze dance will be played and treats will be had.

Hinsdale South Students Excel in World Languages

Hinsdale South World Language Students - Hinsdale-Clarendon Hills, IL - Several Hinsdale South World Languages students have attained national ...

Darien Park District Plans Hoe-Down

Darien Fall Events - Darien, IL - The event will take place Sunday, Sept. 30 from 12 to 5 p.m. at Darien Community Park, 7100 Clarendon Hills Road.

Missing Darien girl found safe in Oregon, police say  Chicago Tribune

Darien police report a missing 15-year-old girl was found in Oregon with a teenager from Oklahoma.

Hinsdale South High School dean's list and honor roll  Chicago Tribune

Hinsdale South High School students were named to the honor roll and the dean's list for the second quarter. Students qualify for the honor roll with a 4.0 ...

Darien Renews Call For Sterigenics Shutdown

Darien Wants Sterigenics Shutdown - Darien, IL - The city is asking the Illinois Attorney General to seek an order requiring the shut down of Sterigenics.

Darien 2018 Sex Offender Halloween Safety Map

Darien Safety Map For Halloween - Darien, IL - Darien has nine registered sex offenders, and seven are noted as sexual predators.

Darien Convenience Store Robbed At Gunpoint: Police Reports

Darien Armed Robbery - Darien, IL - Two unknown male offenders held the store at gunpoint and miscellaneous items and currency were taken.

Christmas 2018: Whats Open, Closed In Darien

Christmas Closings In Darien - Darien, IL - Many area businesses and offices will be closed, giving workers a day off.

New Years 2019: Whats Open, Closed In Darien

Darien New Year's Closings - Darien, IL - Here's what's closed on the first day of 2019 in Darien.

Recycle Holiday Lights In Darien

Darien Holiday Lights Recycling - Darien, IL - Last year, Darien residents recycled 1900 pounds of holiday lights.

Man Sentenced After Shooting Man At Darien Walmart In 2015

Man Sentenced After Darien Walmart Shooting - Darien, IL - A Downers Grove man accused of shooting another man at a Darien Walmart in 2015 has been ...

Holiday Lights Tour Planned In Darien

Darien Holiday Lights Tour - Darien, IL - The tour will be on school buses, and will run through Darien, passing by each of the holiday lights winners.

Hinsdale Central parents want merger of District 86 schools off the table  Chicago Tribune

The resounding message from about 400 people who filled the Hinsdale Central High School cafeteria Wednesday was to drop any talk of combining Hinsdale ...

7-Year-Old, Parents Shot To Death In Darien: Coroner

One Child, Two Adults Found Dead In Darien - Darien, IL - The little girl and her parents were found dead after police responded to a report of shots fired.

Darien Holds Holiday Lights Decorating Contest

Darien Decorating Contest - Darien, IL - Nominations must be received by noon on Dec. 7. Winners will be announced at the Dec. 17 City Council Meeting.

Hinsdale South Unveils New and Improved Weight Room

Darien, IL - The two-year joint effort between Hinsdale South Athletic Club and the District is complete.

Indian Prairie Library Plans Food For Fines

DARIEN, IL — If you're looking to pay some of those library fines, you can do so by donating a food or personal care item to the Indian Prairie Library's Food for ...

Matt Walsh takes break from 'Veep' for performance in Darien  Chicago Tribune

Hinsdale South alumnus Matt Walsh, who has picked up two Emmy nominations for playing hapless press secretary Mike McLintock on HBO's "Veep," is ...

Darien Sex Predator Arrested In Street Racing Investigation

Darien Sex Predator Arrested - Darien, IL - A second man was also charged with 15 counts of street racing as well as child endangerment.

Darien Police Department Holds National Night Out

National Night Out In Darien - Darien, IL - There will be a Touch-a-Truck, games, raffle, K9 demo, SWAT demo, food and drink, and vendors at the event.

Cancer Patient Sues Sterigenics Amid Nearly Decade-Long Battle  Burr Ridge, IL Patch

Lawsuit Filed Against Sterigenics In Willowbrook - Burr Ridge, IL - A law firm is representing plaintiff Ryan Feeney, a 26-year-old who was diagnosed with ...

SEASPAR Athletes Compete At Special Olympics Illinois

SEASPAR Atheletes Medal At Special Olympics - Darien, IL - Nineteen athletes trained by the South East Association for Special Parks And Recreation earned a ...

Car Burglaries, License Suspended: Darien Police Reports

Darien Police Reports - Darien, IL - Darien Police reports through Aug. 1.

DuPage Attorneys Office Assists With Election Day Concerns

Assistant State's Attorneys Will Be At Polls - Darien, IL - Prosecutors and investigators will be available at the office and at the polls to respond to suspected ...

DuPage Residents Will See 3 Referendum Questions In November

DuPage County Referendum Questions - Darien, IL - DuPage County residents will see three tax-related referendum questions on the November General ...

Former Hinsdale South football standout Josh King faces sexual assault charges  Suburban Life Publications

Darien resident and former Hinsdale South High School football player Joshua J. King was charged June 6 with first-degree criminal sexual conduct in relation ...

After weeks of public outrage about Sterigenics, Trump EPA to test air in surrounding neighborhoods  Chicago Tribune

Faced with a public outcry weeks before statewide, congressional and legislative elections, the Trump administration vowed Thursday to conduct more extensive ...

Lost Dog Found In Darien

Lost Dog Now Found - Darien, IL - The family has now found the newly adopted pup.

Darien Woman Charged In Crash That Critically Injured Driver

Darien Woman Charged With Aggravated DUI - Darien, IL - Prosecutor said Darien woman was impaired when she caused I-55 crash that critically injured ...

Teen vaping popularity keeps growing, parents and schools struggle to curb trend  WLS-TV

The dangers of e-cigarette use by teens is a health concern for some local school administrators as they see more kids taking up the habit. The head of the FDA ...

Murder-Suicide Ruled In Death Of Darien Family

Three Killed In Darien Murder-Suicide - Darien, IL - A 7-year-old and her mother were killed by her father on Sunday, June 10 in Darien.

Man Reported Missing From Darien: Cops

Darien Missing Man - Darien, IL - Peter Konhilas was last seen by his grandmother on June 11, police said.

Hinsdale South Special Olympics Team Wins State Basketball Tournament

Darien, IL - The Black Team took first in its division, winning against Proviso Area for Exceptional Children (PAEC) and Argo.

Hinsdale South 50th anniversary brings past homecoming queens together  Chicago Tribune

Hinsdale South homecoming queen and king are crowned at assembly with confetti, beach balls and pies in the face.

Stop Sterigenics Group Holds First Fundraiser

WILLOWBROOK, IL — The Stop Sterigenics group will hold its first fundraiser on Saturday, Jan. 12 at Kerry Piper in Willowbrook. The fundraiser runs from 7 p.m. ...

Indian Prairie Library Plans Multicultural Fest

Indian Prairie Multicultural Fest - Darien, IL - The Multicultural Fest will celebrate the rich cultural diversity of Darien, Willowbrook and Burr Ridge.

Forest Preserve Opens Off-Leash Dog Area In Darien

DARIEN, IL — The Forest Preserve District of DuPage County will celebrate the opening of its new 7-acre off-leash dog area at Oldfield Oaks Forest Preserve in ...

Oak Brook residents' fears about redrawing school boundaries dominate Hinsdale District 86 forum  Chicago Tribune

Oak Brook parents concerned students from Butler District 53 would be reassigned to Hinsdale South in a boundary redraw turned out in force Tuesday to reject ...

Cass District 63 Holds Mothers Day Shopping Extravaganza

Cass District 63 Mother's Day Shopping Event - Darien, IL - Guests can browse through the unique and fantastic vendors that will be available to shop from and ...

Wishing This Darien Dad A Happy Fathers Day

Darien Father's Day - Darien, IL - It's almost Father's Day. One Darien family had a special message for their dad. Would you like to share yours? Let us know!

Darien Police Looking For Part-Time Community Service Officer

DARIEN, IL — The Darien Police Department is accepting applications for a part-time Community *Service* Officer position. The city said this is a 19-hour per ...

Legislators To Host Children's Health And Safety Expo

Legislators to Host Children's Fair on June 2 - Darien, IL - House Republican Leader Jim Durkin, Sen. John F. Curran and State Rep. David S. Olsen to Host ...

Hinsdale South Foundation Seeks Hall Of Fame Nominations

HINSDALE, IL — The Hinsdale South High School Foundation is calling for Hall of Fame nominations for induction this fall. The Hall of Fame recognizes select ...

Where's Hinsdale Central on list of country's top high schools?  Chicago Tribune

While Hinsdale High School District 86 officials were proud to promote Hinsdale South High School's inclusion on Newsweek magazine's 2015 list of America's ...

Images: Hinsdale South vs. Willowbrook, boys basketball  Chicago Daily Herald

Hinsdale South hosted Willowbrook for boys basketball action on February 2, 2018, in Darien.

DuPage County Offers Residents Free Latex Paint Recycling

DuPage Latex Paint Recycling - Darien, IL - DuPage County residents can drop off and recycle latex paint at a Woodridge facility.

Mother, Daughter Wishing Darien Dad A Happy Fathers Day

Mother, Daughter Wishing Dad A Happy Father's Day - Darien, IL - It's almost Father's Day. One Darien family had a special message for their dad. Would you ...

Trump, Rauner administrations knew about Sterigenics cancer risks months before telling public  The State Journal-Register

Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration knew in December that toxic air pollution from the Sterigenics plant in west suburban Willowbrook likely was responsible for ...

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