4 hours ago

This Week in Naperville

Naper Settlement is hosting a traveling exhibit, "The Boomer List: Photographs by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders," now through March 19 at the Settlement, 523 S. Webster St.

Naperville Plays, a program of hands-on activities and exhibits, is scheduled from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 21, at the DuPage Children's Museum, 301 N. Washington St.

New York Times best-selling author Pierce Brown will sign copies of his latest book, "Iron Gold," at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan 23, at Meiley-Swallow Hall, 21 S Ellsworth St.

Reality show star Chloe Lukasiak will pose for pictures with fans at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 24, at Anderson's Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave.

Harry Eng, principal partner at Fox Valley Tax Solutions, will talk about changes in the tax laws and what can be done to better prepare for this year's tax filing in a lecture at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 24, at the Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.

Brittany Cavallaro, best-selling young adult author and poet, will perform a reading and answer questions at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 25, at North Central College's Koten Chapel in Kiekhofer Hall, 329 E. School St.

The Wailers will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, in North Central College's Pfeiffer Hall, 310 E. Benton Ave.

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Award-winning singer, author and speaker Tatiana Cameron will perform at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 22, at St. Raphael Catholic Church, 1215 Modaff Road.

Dr. Michelle Dougherty of Lifetime Health & Wellness and the National Wellness Foundation will present a lecture for women on understanding hormones at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23, at the 95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Dr.

State Sen. Michael Connelly will present a fraud prevention program at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 24, at the Naperville Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.

The Naperville Women's Leads Club is inviting businesswomen to a "Networking Bowl" at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 25, at Cress Creek Country Club, 1215 Royal Saint George Dr.

    This Week in Naperville
    Naper Settlement is hosting a traveling exhibit, "The Boomer List: Photographs by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders," now through March 19 at the Settlement, 523 S. Webster St. The exhibit is free with museum admission. For more information, go to www.napersettlement.org. Hike with a naturalist Adults can learn about local wildlife during a free hike with a naturalist from 10 a.m.
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6 days ago

CPS Announces Additional School-Based Personnel to Support Special Education

56 School-Based Positions and Nine Citywide Positions Will Help Bolster Academic and Social-Emotional Support for Diverse Learners in High-Needs Schools

    CPS Announces Additional School-Based Personnel to Support Special Education
    56 School-Based Positions and Nine Citywide Positions Will Help Bolster Academic and Social-Emotional Support for Diverse Learners in High-Needs Schools
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Jan 12

This Week in Naperville

The DuPage Children's Museum is hosting Day-Off Discovery day camps from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Jan. 15, and Tuesday, Jan. 16, at the museum, 301 N. Washington St.

Children can learn about the 1960s, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and more in the Naper Settlement's School's Out Day Camp from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Jan. 15, at the settlement, 523 S. Webster St.

Author Samira Ahmed will sign copies of her book, "Love, Hate and Other Filters," at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 15, at Anderson's Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave.

Senior citizens interested in learning about different home options, such as independent and assisted living, can attend a lecture from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17, at the Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.

Aavegh dance troupe will present "The Making of a Bahu" at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 19, at the theatre at Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St.

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Benedictine University in Lisle is sponsoring a day of service in memory of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 15, in Kindlon Hall at the university, 5700 College Road.

Women business owners are invited to discuss business challenges in a roundtable discussion from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17, at the 95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Dr.

The Naperville Area Homeowners Confederation meeting will hear from area state lawmakers at 8 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, at the Naperville Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.

    This Week in Naperville
    The DuPage Children's Museum is hosting Day-Off Discovery day camps from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Jan. 15, and Tuesday, Jan. 16, at the museum, 301 N. Washington St. Advanced registration is required for the programs, which are designed for children in first through fifth grades. For more information, go to www.dupagechildrens.org.
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Jan 10

Elmhurst elementary school to pilot dual language program

The next board meeting will be at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 23 at the District 205 Center, 162 S. York St., Elmhurst.

    Elmhurst school to pilot dual language program
    The Elmhurst District 205 Board voted unanimously Tuesday to roll out an ambitious dual language Spanish and English course program beginning in kindergarten at Conrad Fischer Elementary School. The program will begin at the start of the 2018-2019 school year.
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Jan 06

Naperville events this week

Sonali Dev will sign copies of her book, "A Distant Heart," and Kristan Higgins will sign copies of her book, "Now That You Mention It," at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Anderson's Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave.

Young entrepreneurs can speak with an advisory group of their peers at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.

The Chicago Sinfonietta will perform its annual "Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: Ask Your Mama" concert at 3 p.m. Jan. 14 at Pfeiffer Hall, 310 E. Benton Ave.

Gayle Haas will portray Corrie ten Boom, whose family was active in the Dutch underground hiding Jews during World War II, at a History Speaks Lecture at 4 p.m. Jan. 14, at the Century Memorial Chapel at Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St.

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The Naperville Community Garden Club will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at Knox Presbyterian Church, 1105 Catalpa Lane, for a presentation on winter sowing.

The Fox Valley Genealogical Society will host a show-and-tell of family heirlooms at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Naperville Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.

Children ages 3 to 5 accompanied by an adult can explore different music through books, props, songs and instruments at 11:15 a.m. Friday at the 95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Drive.

    Naperville events this week
    Children can listen to stories and songs and make a craft about Curious George at 10:30 a.m. Monday at the Naper Boulevard Library, 2035 S. Naper Blvd. For more information, go to www.naperville-lib.org . Community Garden Club The Naperville Community Garden Club will meet at 7 p.m.
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Jan 05

Lunchbreak: Ginger ale brined pork loin and broccoli slaw with pomegranate vinaigrette

Additional tasting rooms in Wheeling (971 N. Milwaukee), Wheaton (127 W. Front Street) and Naperville (21 W. Jefferson).

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Additional tasting rooms in Wheeling (971 N. Milwaukee), Wheaton (127 W. Front Street) and Naperville (21 W. Jefferson).

    Lunchbreak: Ginger ale brined pork loin and broccoli slaw with pomegranate vinaigrette
    Celeste Pasag, Exectuive Sous Chef, Lynfred Winery Lynfred Winery, 15 South Roselle Road in Roselle. Additional tasting rooms in Wheeling (971 N. Milwaukee), Wheaton (127 W. Front Street) and Naperville (21 W. Jefferson). Ginger Ale Brined Pork Loin & Broccoli Slaw with Pomegranate Vinaigrette
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Jan 05

Naperville events this week

Sonali Dev will sign copies of her book, "A Distant Heart," and Kristan Higgins will sign copies of her book, "Now That You Mention It," at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9 at Anderson's Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave.

Young entrepreneurs can speak with an advisory group of their peers at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 10, at the Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.

The Chicago Sinfonietta will perform its "Annual Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: Ask Your Mama" concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 14, at Pfeiffer Hall, 310 E. Benton Ave.

Gayle Haas will portray Corrie ten Boom, whose family was active in the Dutch underground hiding Jews during World War II, at a History Speaks Lecture at 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 14, at the Century Memorial Chapel at Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St.

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The Naperville Community Garden Club will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 8, at Knox Presbyterian Church, 1105 Catalpa Lane, for a presentation on winter sowing.

The Fox Valley Genealogical Society will host a show-and-tell of family heirlooms at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 11, at the Naperville Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.

Children ages 3 to 5 accompanied by an adult can explore different music through books, props, songs and instruments at 11:15 a.m. Friday, Jan. 12, at the 95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Dr.

    Naperville events this week
    Children can listen to stories and songs and make a craft about Curious George at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 8, at the Naper Boulevard Library, 2035 S. Naper Blvd. For more information, go to www.naperville-lib.org. Community Garden Club The Naperville Community Garden Club will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan.
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Jan 03

Heaven on Seven, Haagen Dazs, Popcorn Palace depart downtown Naperville

The restaurant's lease for the building at 224 S. Main St. was up with end of the year and Heaven on Seven decided not to renew, said Shannan Hofman Bunting, spokeswoman for Heaven on Seven. It's unknown what will take the place of the New Orleans-inspired Cajun Creole restaurant.

Also exiting downtown Naperville at the end of 2017 was Haagen Dazs and Popcorn Palace at 30 W. Jefferson Ave. The business spent eight years in downtown Naperville, according to a post on its Facebook page.

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Heaven on Seven has a Chicago location at 111 N. Wabash Ave. on the 7th floor.

    Heaven on Seven, Haagen Dazs, Popcorn Palace depart downtown Naperville
    After 15 years on Main Street in downtown Naperville, Heaven on Seven closed its doors on the last day of 2017. The restaurant's lease for the building at 224 S. Main St. was up with end of the year and Heaven on Seven decided not to renew, said Shannan Hofman Bunting, spokeswoman for Heaven on Seven.
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Jan 01

New Year’s Eve presents plenty of choices in Naperville

...s Eve Celebration and Countdown Dublin Time at 6PM at Quigley’s Irish Pub at 43 E. Jefferson St. in downtown Naperville. This family-friendly tradition at Naperville’s authentic Irish pub is filled...

...http://www.catch35.com/new-years-eve-menu-2017/. Catch 35 Naperville is located at 35 S. Washington St., just steps from the Van Buren Parking Deck. For more info about fine dining every...

...Cajun cuisine of critically-acclaimed Chef/Owner Jimmy Bannos. Heaven on Seven is located at 224 S. Main Street in downtown Naperville. Advance reservations are recommended at (630) 717-0777...

    New Year's Eve presents plenty of choices in Naperville - Positively Naperville
    Above / As it rings in another year, Naperville will offer many reasons to experience this city throughout 2018. Thanks for discovering this fun place to live, shop, dine and entertain. So what have you decided to do New Year's Eve? Here are a few of PN's picks among many choices in our city's grand ...
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Dec 29

Taco Bell proposed for Elburn

The village's Plan Commission will take a first look at the preliminary proposal at a meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday at village hall, 301 E. North St.

    Taco Bell proposed for Elburn
    A developer wants to build a Taco Bell in Elburn. The village's Plan Commission will take a first look at the preliminary proposal at a meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday at village hall, 301 E. North St. Aetna Development Corp.
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Dec 15

This Week in Naperville

The Christkindlmarket Naperville, where vendors sell ornaments, holiday decor, gifts, food and drinks, is extending its hours the week before Christmas at Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St.

Rick Saucedo will perform "A Very Elvis Christmas" at 7 p. m. Sunday, Dec. 17, at the Meiley Swallow Performing Arts Center, 31 N. Ellsworth St.

Tables for group study, free Wi-Fi and snacks will be available from 3:30 p. m. to 8:30 p. m. Monday, Dec. 18, and from 2 p. m. to 8:30 p. m. Tuesday, Dec. 19, and Wednesday, Dec. 20, at the Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.

Families can have breakfast with Santa in two reserved seatings at 9 a. m. and 11 a. m. Saturday, Dec. 23, at Catch 35, 35 S. Washington St.

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Space is also reserved from 2 p. m. to 8:30 p. m. Tuesday, Dec. 19, and from 12 p. m. to 8:30 p. m. Wednesday, Dec. 20, and Thursday, Dec. 21, at the 95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Dr.

    This Week in Naperville
    The Christkindlmarket Naperville, where vendors sell ornaments, holiday decor, gifts, food and drinks, is extending its hours the week before Christmas at Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St. The market will be open from 11 a. m. to 6 p. m. Sunday, Dec. 17; from 11 a. m. to 8 p.
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Dec 14

New Year’s Eve presents plenty of choices in Naperville

...s Eve Celebration and Countdown Dublin Time at 6PM at Quigley’s Irish Pub at 43 E. Jefferson St. in downtown Naperville. This family-friendly tradition at Naperville’s authentic Irish pub is filled...

...http://www.catch35.com/new-years-eve-menu-2017/. Catch 35 Naperville is located at 35 S. Washington St., just steps from the Van Buren Parking Deck. For more info about fine dining every...

...Cajun cuisine of critically acclaimed Chef/Owner Jimmy Bannos.  Heaven on Seven is located at 224 S. Main Street in downtown Naperville. Advance reservations are recommended at (630) 717-0777...

    New Year's Eve presents plenty of choices in Naperville - Positively Naperville
    Above / As it welcomes in its 27th year in Naperville throughout 2018, Meson Sabika offers a choice of two seatings on New Year's Eve. Cheers to celebrating at the Mansion! So what have you decided to do New Year's Eve? Here are a few of PN's picks among many choices in our city's grand ...
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Dec 14

Things to do around Naperville this weekend: December 15-17

Pfeiffer Hall – 310 E. Benton Ave. Naperville, IL 60540

Catch 35 Naperville – 35 S. Washington St. Naperville, IL 60540

Community United Methodist Church  – 20 North Center Street Naperville, IL 60540

...Or enjoy the keyboard played during Sunday brunch, 10AM to 3PM, at Heaven on Seven, 224 S. Main St. in downtown Naperville. Brunch is served New Orleans-style Saturday, too...

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Lifesource is located at 2764 Aurora Avenue off of Fort Hill. INFO: (877) 543-3768.

Heartland Blood Center is located at 1297 South Naper Boulevard in Market Meadows Shopping Center. INFO: (630) 428-3632.

Community Career Center – 1815 W. Diehl Rd., Suite 900 Naperville, IL 60563

C2 Education Naperville – 1160 E Ogden Ave, #106 Naperville, IL 60563

Also, a new restaurant recently opened to jazz up the south side of Naperville. Pete Miller’s Steak and Seafood Naperville, 3032 English Rows, will be open 4:30-10PM Monday-Thursday, 4:30-11PM Friday-Saturday, and 4:30-9PM Sunday. For more information, visit www.petemillers.com.  

    Things to do around Naperville this weekend: December 15-17 - Positively Naperville
    Above / 'Tis the season to wrap up with the Naperville Municipal Band during its annual Holiday Concert at 3PM Sun., Dec. 17, on stage in the Wentz Concert Hall. Admission is free of charge. Friday The Tenors - 8PM | $65-$85 Pfeiffer Hall - 310 E. Benton Ave.
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Dec 11

New Year’s Eve presents plenty of choices in Naperville

...s Eve Celebration and Countdown Dublin Time at 6PM at Quigley’s Irish Pub at 43 E. Jefferson St. in downtown Naperville. This family-friendly tradition at Naperville’s authentic Irish pub is filled...

...http://www.catch35.com/new-years-eve-menu-2017/. Catch 35 Naperville is located at 35 S. Washington St., just steps from the Van Buren Parking Deck. For more info about fine dining every...

...Cajun cuisine of critically acclaimed Chef/Owner Jimmy Bannos.  Heaven on Seven is located at 224 S. Main Street in downtown Naperville. Advance reservations are recommended at (630) 717-0777...

    New Year's Eve presents plenty of choices in Naperville - Positively Naperville
    Above / As it welcomes in its 27th year in Naperville throughout 2018, Meson Sabika offers a choice of two seatings on New Year's Eve. Cheers to celebrating at the Mansion! So what have you decided to do New Year's Eve? Here are a few of PN's picks among many choices in our city's grand ...
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Dec 09

This Week in Naperville

New York Times bestselling author James Rollins will sign copies of his latest book, "The Demon Crown," at 7 p. m. Monday, Dec. 11, at Anderson's Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave.

The Tenors, an award-winning Canadian band, will perform holiday music at 8 p. m. Friday, Dec. 15, in North Central College's Pfeiffer Hall, 310 E. Benton Ave.

Families can have breakfast with Santa in two reserved seatings at 9 a. m. and 11 a. m. Saturday, Dec. 16, at Catch 35, 35 S. Washington St.

Rick Saucedo will perform "A Very Elvis Christmas" at 7 p. m. Sunday, Dec. 17, at the Meiley Swallow Performing Arts Center, 31 N. Ellsworth St.

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...and chronic illnesses, at 7 p. m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, at the 95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Dr.

Presenters Rich Wistocki and Tim Ryan will speak about the drug epidemic, how to beat addiction and how to find recovery options in a lecture, "The Cop and the Convict," at 7 p. m. Wednesday, Dec. 13, at the Naperville Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.

    This Week in Naperville
    The free 2nd annual Community Unity Walk is scheduled from 3 p. m. to 5 p. m. Sunday, Dec. 10, at Fredenhagen Park at Washington Street and Chicago Avenue near the Naperville Riverwalk. The half-mile walk to Naperville Central High School will feature community speakers on unity among faiths, races and cultures.
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Dec 07

Things to do around Naperville this weekend: December 8-10

Pfieffer Hall, North Central College, Fine and Performing Arts – 310 E Benton Ave Naperville, IL 60540

Meiley-Swallow Hall – 31 S. Ellsworth St. Naperville, IL 60540

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Neuqua Valley High School – 2360 95th Street Naperville, IL 60564

Knox Presbyterian Church – 1105 Catalpa Naperville, Il 60540

A.D.O.P.T. Pet Shelter – 420 Industrial Drive Naperville, IL 60563

Naperville City Hall – 400 South Eagle Street Naperville, IL 60563

    Things to do around Naperville this weekend: December 8-10 - Positively Naperville
    Friday DanceWest Ballet Nutcracker - 7PM| $23-$33. Call the box office to order you group tickets and receive the discount (630) 637-7469. Pfieffer Hall, North Central College, Fine and Performing Arts - 310 E Benton Ave Naperville, IL 60540 DanceWest Ballet presents it's 24th production of "The Nutcracker."
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Dec 06

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Dec 05

Chicago Public Schools leaders continue to ignore unsafe conditions in Southwest Side school

...good for a Selective Enrollment high school given the title of a “Creative Arts Level 1 School...

    Chicago Public Schools Leaders Continue to Ignore Unsafe Conditions in Southwest Side School
    During this holiday season, Chicago Public Schools students prepare for concerts in school auditoriums that can accommodate guests and students' creative expressions of drama and music. But not at the city's newest and only Selective Enrollment high school on the Southwest side: Hancock College Prep. For over a year, Hancock's auditorium, which can accommodate an...
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Dec 02

Visit Santa for breakfast at Catch 35

Catch 35 is located at 35 S. Washington St. at Van Buren Ave., just steps from the parking deck in downtown Naperville.

    Visit Santa for breakfast at Catch 35 - Positively Naperville
    Santa also will appear at breakfast for good little girls and boys, sharing good cheer and accepting gift lists during two seatings, first at 9AM and again at 11AM, both Saturdays, Dec. 17, and Dec. 23, at Catch 35 Naperville. Children 2 and under are free of charge.
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Dec 01

This Week in Naperville

Author Michael Perry will sign copies of his book, "Montaigne in Barn Boots," at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 4, at Anderson's Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave.

The Illinois Comptroller's office will present a lecture on how to protect against identity theft at 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7, at the Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.

Chicago's Organic Theater Company will stage five performances of "Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol" at 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, Dec. 7-9, and at 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 9-10, at North Central College's Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St.

Naperville's DanceWest Ballet Company will stage four performances of "The Nutcracker" at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 8; 1 and 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, and 1 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10 at North Central College's Pfeiffer Hall, 310 E. Benton Ave.

Santa and Mrs. Claus will be at Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St., from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 9.

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A.D.O.P.T. Pet Shelter will host a Cookie Walk for the Animals from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, at the shelter, 420 Industrial Drive.

The First Church of Christ, Scientist will hold a free inspirational talk for the community, "We're Never Alone: How Spiritual Ideas Work In Us," at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, at the Naperville Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St.

    This Week in Naperville
    Author Michael Perry will sign copies of his book, "Montaigne in Barn Boots," at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 4, at Anderson's Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave. For more information, go to www.andersonsbookshop.com. Robots and coding for kids Students in third through fifth grades can play with robots and learn basic coding in an introductory coding course at 4 p.m.
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Dec 01

Santa’s helpers have found their way to Naperville for years…

...again at 11AM, Sat., Dec. 17, then Sat., Dec. 23. Catch 35 is located at 35 S. Washington St. at Van Buren Ave., just steps from the parking deck in downtown Naperville...

    Santa's helpers have found their way to Naperville for years... - Positively Naperville
    Above / ...And what to my wondering eyes should appear? See it to believe it during Naperville Trolley tours...Trolley-la-la-la La-la-la-la! Find this holiday display at the corner of Williamsburg and Vicksburg in Hobson West. Thanks to everyone who contributes to our city's grand illumination N.E.W.S. and downtown happenings!
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Dec 01

Santa’s helpers are set to visit downtown Naperville and then some

Quigley’s is located at 43 E. Jefferson Ave. in downtown Naperville,

Catch 35 is located at 35 S. Washington St. at Van Buren Ave., just steps from the parking deck in downtown Naperville.

    Santa's helpers are set to visit downtown Naperville and then some - Positively Naperville
    Above / Last year Kaufman Katz, a group of 2016 North Central College graduates, gathered together for a photo with Santa and the Leprechaun at Quigley's Irish Pub. During their college careers, the women all lived in the same dorm, sharing everything, they said. These days their jobs have spread them throughout Chicagoland and their ...
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Dec 01

Thanksgiving stuff

Quigley’s Irish Pub in downtown Naperville, 43 E. Jefferson, will be open for beverages only from 8-11AM Thanksgiving morning so patrons can cheer for participants in the Noon Lions Club annual Turkey Trot 5K.

    Thanksgiving stuff - Positively Naperville
    Above / Naturalist, ornithologist and painter John James Audubon (1785-1851) depicting a wild American turkey. Wikimedia Commons Photo Positively Naperville's 2017 Thanksgiving Guide According to legend and lore, Ben Franklin favored the turkey as the national bird compared to the bald eagle, preferred by Thomas Jefferson.
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Dec 01

Things to do around Naperville this weekend: December 1-3

North Central College’s Harold and Eva White Activities Center – 325 E. Benton Ave. Naperville, IL 60540

...are $35. Thursday and Friday tickets are available at www.napervillegardenclub.org, Nona Jo’s (410 W. Fifth Ave.), and both Oxford Bank locations (1260 Book Road and Rt. 59 and 83rd St.) Friday...

Wesley United Methodist Church – 21 East Franklin Ave. Naperville, IL 60540

Quigley’s Irish Pub – 43 E. Jefferson Ave. Naperville, IL 60540

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...www.napervillegardenclub.org, Nona Jo’s (410 W. Fifth Ave.), and both Oxford Bank locations (1260 Book Road and Rt. 59 and 83rd St.) Friday tickets are available at Naperville Bank and Trust...

...and Rt. 59 and 83rd St.) Friday tickets are available at Naperville Bank and Trust (1205 S. Naper Blvd.) and The Growing Place (25 W. 471 Plank Rd...

St. Patrick s Residence Nursing and Rehabilitation – 1400 Brookdale Rd. Naperville, IL 60563

Thayer J Hill Middle School – 1836 Brookdale Rd. Naperville, IL 60563

Knox Presbyterian Church – 1105 Catalpa Naperville, Il 60540

    Things to do around Naperville this weekend: December 1-3 - Positively Naperville
    Above / Stop by participating independent businesses and grow your heart three sizes as you hunt for the Grinch from Dec. 1-24. Pick up a playing card at Anderson's Bookshop, follow directions, then after you've visited eight local independents, enter the card in the raffle for a chance to win a prize on Dec.
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Dec 01

December events at North Central College

...s work is on display through Jan. 3 in the College’s Oesterle Library Gallery, 420 E. School St. Call (630) 637-5700 for gallery hours and more info...

...scholarships and financial aid. Registration begins at 9:30AM in Smith Hall at Old Main, 30 N. Brainard St., and concludes with a walking tour of campus at 10:45AM. For more info or...

...present “Christmas Toy Shop” at 10:30AM Friday, Dec. 1, in NCC’s Pfeiffer Hall, 310 E. Benton Ave. This kid-friendly show follows a group of life-sized toys that set out to...

Dec. 1, Holiday market: The Naperville Garden Club invites the public to its Cup of Cheer Holiday Market from noon to 4PM Friday, Dec. 1, in NCC’s Harold and Eva White Activities Center, 325 E. Benton Ave. No tickets are required during these hours; for more info visit napervillegardenclub.org.

...and at 2PM Dec. 9-10 in the College’s theatre at Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St. This heartwarming comedy explores how Ebeneezer Scrooge’s late business partner Jacob Marley discovers his...

    December events at North Central College - Positively Naperville
    Through Jan. 3, Art exhibit: NCC presents artwork by Ramon Nayar, who uses a combination of creative writing, photography and film to unlock storytelling in new ways. Nayar's work is on display through Jan. 3 in the College's Oesterle Library Gallery, 420 E. School St. Call (630) 637-5700 for gallery hours and more info.
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Nov 30

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Nov 29

Midday Fix: Dan Rather

310 E. Benton

    Midday Fix: Dan Rather
    Dan Rather To purchase a copy of the book: What Unites Us: Reflections on Patriotism www.whatunitesusbook.com Event: November 29 7:00 p.m. North Central College Pfeiffer Hall 310 E. Benton Naperville For tickets: danratherandersons.brownpapertickets.com/
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Nov 28

Ss. Peter & Paul to present 'Messiah'

The performance begins at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15, in the church, 36 N. Ellsworth St.

    Ss. Peter & Paul to present 'Messiah'
    Handel's "Messiah" and a Carol Singalong will highlight Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church's annual Christmas concert next month in Naperville. The performance begins at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15, in the church, 36 N. Ellsworth St. "This concert is going to be more amazing than any concert we have ever done," said Maestro Matthew S.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

Nov 28

Curry, Durant sit out as Kings beat Warriors 110-106

Sacramento had lost the last two in the series after stunning the Warriors 109-106 in overtime Feb. 4 at the Golden 1 Center.

    Curry, Durant sit out as Kings beat Warriors 110-106
    OAKLAND, Calif. -- Bogdan Bogdanovic made a go-ahead bank shot with 12.6 seconds left, lifting the Sacramento Kings over the Golden State Warriors 110-106 on Monday night with Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant injured and sitting out. The Kings ended an eight-game skid at Golden State.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

Nov 28

Dan Rather Speaks At Book Signing in Chicago Area

310 E. Benton Ave.,

    Dan Rather Speaks At Book Signing in Chicago Area
    Former "CBS Evening News" anchor and renowned journalist Dan Rather discusses his book, "What Unites Us," at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 29, in Pfeiffer Hall, on the campus of North Central College, 310 E. Benton Ave., Naperville. Rather will discuss his book with Becky Anderson; a Q&A with the audience will follow.
    http://chicagofree.info

Nov 27

Chicago-Based Back 2 School Launches Holiday Drive

Back 2 School employees load up a truck filled with supply boxes. (Photo provided by Back 2 School Illinois)

    Chicago-Based Back 2 School Launches Holiday Drive
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Chicago based Back 2 School Illinois' school supply distribution has become a staple for thousands of kids every summer, but this year it is launching its first every holiday drive. "We're known for our school supply distribution ahead of each school year, between July and September, but this year we've launched a campaign for the holidays," said Matthew Kertzman, CEO, Back 2 School Illinois.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

Nov 24

This Week in Naperville

The Wimpiest Party Ever, based on the Diary of a Wimpy Kid book series, will be held at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 28 at the Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.

Journalist Dan Rather will speak and take questions from the audience during a book event at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 29, at North Central College's Pfeiffer Hall, 310 E. Benton Ave.

Participants can tour four homes decorated for the holidays and shop at the holiday market for seasonal gifts. The market will be held at North Central College's Harold and Eva White Activities Center, 325 E. Benton Ave.

Families can visit Santa and Mrs. Claus from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 2 at Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St.

Tickets must be purchased from the Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce, 55 S. Main St., Suite 351. They are $25 each and proceeds benefit Little Friends Inc.

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The Guild of St. Patrick's Residence Annual Christmas Cookie Walk and Boutique will take place from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, at 1400 Brookdale Road.

Thayer J. Hill Middle School will hold its annual Gingerbread Junction Craft Fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, at the school, 1836 Brookdale Road.

Rabbi David Eliezrie, author of "The Secret of Chabad," will speak at 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3, at the Chabad Jewish Center, 1935 Brookdale Road.

    This Week in Naperville
    The Wimpiest Party Ever, based on the Diary of a Wimpy Kid book series, will be held at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 28 at the Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave. Children in third through fifth grades can take photos and participate in a toilet paper race and a trivia contest.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Nov 24

Downtown design rules prevent Naperville denim shop's painting plan

New retailer Denim & Soul had hoped to paint its building at 26 W. Jefferson Ave. a two-tone gray, light on top and dark below.

Since Denim & Soul is inside the same building as two neighbors, Everdine's Grilled Cheese Co. at 24 W. Jefferson and Artistic Creations Salon at 22 W. Jefferson, the painting would have covered all three. Now all will remain red brick.

Since Denim & Soul is inside the same building as two neighbors, Everdine's Grilled Cheese Co. at 24 W. Jefferson and Artistic Creations Salon at 22 W. Jefferson, the painting would have covered all three. Now all will remain red brick.

    Downtown design rules prevent Naperville denim shop's painting plan
    A trio of redbrick storefronts in downtown Naperville won't be going gray. New retailer Denim & Soul had hoped to paint its building at 26 W. Jefferson Ave. a two-tone gray, light on top and dark below.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

Nov 24

Draymond Green's intensity, leadership pushes Durant, others

Livingston is the guy who stood between them that night in the Golden 1 Center, and notes, "They're cut from the same cloth in a sense."

    Draymond Green's intensity, leadership pushes Durant, others
    OAKLAND, Calif. -- Draymond Green and Kevin Durant bet on just about anything. "Life," Green explained, "who drives home faster from the practice facility, who gets to the game earlier. You want us to tell you our whole life?"
    http://www.dailyherald.com

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