Pope Chooses a Moderate for Chicago Archbishop
On Saturday, Pope Francis named Cupich as the next archbishop of Chicago, sending a strong signal about the direction that the pontiff is taking the church. Cupich will succeed Cardinal Francis George, 77, an aggressive defender of orthodoxy who once said he expected his successors in Chicago to be martyred in the face of hostility toward Christianity.
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Newly appointed Archbishop of Chicago, Archbishop Blase Cupich speaks to the media after it was announced that he would replace Cardinal Francis George, retiring leader of the Chicago Catholic Archdiocese during a news conference in Chicago, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. ... See MoreSee Less
The Downers Grove Park District located in Northeastern Illinois, provides the community with diverse outdoor and indoor recreation amenities including: 49 park sites, 28 picnic areas and 6 pavilions, 23 playgrounds, 17 tennis courts, 20 baseball, 13 soccer fields, 8 basketball courts, 6 horseshoe c…
Downers North Girls Swim and Dive season is underway
After finishing runner up in last season's State Championship, the Trojans look to have another competitive team that will compete.
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The Maple Avenue Preservation Committee will be having a meeting about making Maple Avenue a historic district as well as answer questions about the process and what a historic district will do for their property. If you do not live on Maple and would like information on how to landmark your home please attend as well. This will be open to the public. Thank you everyone for your support.
Final in High School Football - West Suburban Silver Conference from Glenbard West
Glenbard West joins Oak Park with 4-0 records as they stop LT in the 4th quarter and score 19 points to prevail 28-14 over Lyons Township. The Huskies of Oak Park will play the Hilltoppers in Glen Ellyn on Saturday, October 4th for a 1:30 pm kickoff. This should be an most entertaining game. ... See MoreSee Less