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February 2013 Blog Posts (18)

Oh, the weather outside is frightful

In a complete attempt to ignore the forecast (4 days of snowfall), I decided to look ahead to Spring!  Luckily it really is coming soon so we won’t need to wait that much longer. Unluckily, winter seemed to have just gotten the news that it needed to show up for the 2012-13 Season.  This is a classic example of how “better late than never” doesn’t really fit.  

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Added by AK Syle & Edit on February 26, 2013 at 11:46am — No Comments

Flower Happy Hour Open House

Friday, April 26 from 5:00-8:00 pm: Flower Happy Hour Open House
 Join us for an evening of free wine tasting with All Wined Up! Wine Shop & Tasting Bar of Clarendon Hills , 10% off ALL purchases. preview new plants for spring 2013, tips for getting your garden ready, the low-down on Impatiens Downy Mildew, and much, much more!  For more information, check out our web site at: …
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Added by Vern Goers Greenhouse, Inc. on February 26, 2013 at 9:23am — No Comments

Saturday, March 9 at 10:00 am: Keeping Your Garden Healthy

Vern Goers Greenhouse's own Dan Kosta will speak about ways to help your garden produce the best flowers, vegetables and plants possible. Dan will be covering topics that include plant disease, insect control, watering and more; as well as the best fertilizers, pesticides, and additives to use.  While the class is free, space is limited. To sign up, please call  630-323-1085…
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Added by Vern Goers Greenhouse, Inc. on February 26, 2013 at 9:03am — No Comments

District 181 Board of Education approves Advanced Learning plan

by: Mike Ellis

BURR RIDGE -- The District 181 Board of Education unanimously passed the Advanced Learning Task Force plan earlier this evening at Elm Elementary School in Burr Ridge.

This plan, which was presented to the board on Jan. 28, will work to gradually accelerate education for all District 181 students.  Over the next half-decade, this proposal calls for changes to the language arts and mathematics curricula, and the ACE (Affective and Cognitive Enrichment) program, in…

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Added by Hinsdale Magazine on February 25, 2013 at 10:30pm — No Comments

Hinsdale Central Boys' Swimming takes second in State

Senior Brogan O'Doherty hoists the second-place trophy at the IHSA State Final Meet.

Photo courtesy of: Mark Pergantis

Hinsdale Central Boys' Swimming placed second…

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Added by Hinsdale Magazine on February 25, 2013 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Potluck Dinner and meeting

Newcomers & Neighbors of the Greater Hinsdale Area is holding a Potluck Dinner and Meeting from 6:30pm to 8:30 pm on Wednesday March 13th at the Hinsdale Library. For more details, email newcomersandneighbors@gmail.com. Newcomers & Neighbors organizes social events and activities and is a great way to make new friends, especially if you are new to the area. Visit nngha.com to learn more about the…
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Added by Newcomers & Neighbors on February 23, 2013 at 5:09pm — No Comments

District 181 to host Summer Camp Expo at CHMS

Courtesy of: Bridget McGuiggan

District 181 will host a Summer Camp Expo on Wednesday, Mar. 6 at Clarendon Hills Middle School from 6 to 8 p.m.

The event will feature representatives from local organizations, overnight camps, recreational activities, sports camps, fine arts camps, educational enrichment groups,…

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Added by Hinsdale Magazine on February 22, 2013 at 4:28pm — No Comments

HMS Girls' Basketball achieves another perfect season

Courtesy of: Bridget McGuiggan

Top Row (from left to right): Taylor Glenn, Torie Chiarmonte, Riley Burr, Abbi Shaker, Kaja Schuler, Alyson Chatterjee, Coach Powers; Bottom Row (left to right): Lourdes Gomez, Paige Bareck, Magdalene…

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Added by Hinsdale Magazine on February 22, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Prospect, Oak and Walker welcome author Marianne Malone

Courtesy of: Bridget McGuiggan

Prospect, Oak and Walker Schools recently welcomed author Marianne Malone to their schools to speak with students about her book, The Sixty-Eight Rooms.

The novel was the “One School, One Book” title each building featured this year. Parents were encouraged to read the story at…

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Added by Hinsdale Magazine on February 22, 2013 at 3:53pm — No Comments

News Bulletin | Feb. 21, 2013

Courtesy of: the Hinsdale Police Department

Darien woman assaults boyfriend with kitchen knife

A Darien woman was charged with domestic battery in the 10 block of E. First Street in Hinsdale last Friday morning.

Police said Isabel Spinoza, 45, used a kitchen knife to cut her boyfriend's arm.

Spinoza was transported to DuPage…

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Added by Hinsdale Magazine on February 21, 2013 at 4:57pm — No Comments

News Bulletin | Feb. 14, 2013

Courtesy of: the Hinsdale Police Department

Westmont man charged with DUI

Police assessed a Westmont man with a DUI early Sunday morning at the intersection of 55th and Monroe Streets in Hinsdale.

Conor Brennan, 21, was stopped for improper lane use and making an improper turn at an intersection. Brennan submitted to a breathalyzer test, which…

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Added by Hinsdale Magazine on February 14, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Does your healthcare network meet HIPAA compliance?

HIPAA privacy laws have forever changed the way the healthcare industry operates. This piece of far-reaching legislation calls for the security and privacy of all electronic patient data, regardless of location. In providing HIPAA-compliant solutions to the healthcare industry, Edward Technology helps to ensure that every piece of patient data, regardless of location, is absolutely safe from attack. The link below will show you some of the secure recommendations we have implemented for our…

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Added by Errol Janusz on February 12, 2013 at 7:12am — No Comments

Newcomers & Neighbors Informational Coffee

Newcomers & Neighbors of the Greater Hinsdale Area is holding an informational coffee between 10 a.m. and Noon on Wednesday, Feb. 20 at a member’s home. Children are welcome.

For more details, email newcomersandneighbors@gmail.com.

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Added by Newcomers & Neighbors on February 11, 2013 at 9:00am — No Comments

Back to Butler

Hinsdale Magazine Editor Mike Ellis reflects on recent visit to alma mater

Last Tuesday, I returned to my alma mater, Butler University, in Indianapolis, Ind., to visit with some professors and students, to discuss changes taking place in the world of journalism, and to briefly talk about the work we are doing at Hinsdale Magazine, Inc.  

The ride…

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Added by Hinsdale Magazine on February 9, 2013 at 11:30am — No Comments

The Hinsdale Auxiliary Chapter of The Infant Welfare Society of Chicago presents Tablescapes 2013 Project Color: fashionplates + tablescapes

The Hinsdale Auxiliary Chapter of the Infant Welfare Society of Chicago presents



TABLESCAPES…

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Added by Marla Mangone on February 8, 2013 at 8:51pm — 1 Comment

Chicago Philharmonic musicians perform all-female program at Union Church

Chicago Philharmonic violinist Mathias Tacke performs at Union Church of Hinsdale.

Photos courtesy of: Marcello…

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Added by Hinsdale Magazine on February 7, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments

What to wear right now? Recipe included.

So winter is finally in full swing.  We have had snowy days, icy days and even a few of those weird warm days that cause for mass confusion when getting dressed.   Clients and friends always ask me what they can wear for different occasions but sometimes the hardest to figure out is the daily need.

Some women want to be liberated from yoga pants.  Some women are bored…

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Added by AK Syle & Edit on February 6, 2013 at 10:28am — No Comments

Hinsdale Magazine publisher one of two new Hinsdale Chamber Board members

2013 Hinsdale Chamber of Commerce Board…

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Added by Hinsdale Magazine on February 6, 2013 at 9:00am — No Comments

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