Local Voices Community Bulletin, Feb 11-19
Headlining this week: a La Grange Highlands theatre company folds, a Western Springs youth group does an awesome balloon fundraiser and EAB-infected trees in La Grange Park.
Here's a sampling of what Patch's Local Voices contributors from the La Grange, Western Springs and La Grange Park area shared with us this week:
Megan's "Food Wars: Healthy vs. Healthier" was popular, so how about a Part II with some more even better choices?
High-school youth at PCWS delivered nearly 500 Valentine's Day "Balloon-a-grams" to the community as a church fundraiser.
Yikes! They've found emerald ash borer (EAB) in La Grange Park and are removing thirty trees starting this week.
Grand Avenue Preschool had an excellent "bring-Dad-to-school-day."
The Illinois Senate Republican Staff are now blogging a weekly review of goings-on from Springfield.
Our ever-reliable Karen Deane is plugging some terrific scholastic honors for St. Francis Xavier 7th-graders as well as an Oscar-night party at Cela Creations Boutique.
Argonne National Lab taks about their new 112-foot-tall wind turbine
And the MWRD snagged a $250 million loan from the governor to "clean up Chicago waterways and create jobs."
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