Stories about Downers Grove
A celebration of the life of Carol Wandschneider, who dedicated her life to preserving and sharing Downers Grove history, will be from 4 to 6 p.m. July 24 at Wandschneider Park on the campus of the Downers Grove Museum, 831 Maple Ave.
Participants and spectators alike recall the fond memories of the Bonfield Express, the annual Downers Grove 5K that has been discontinued after 17 years.
Opponents of critical race theory turned out in significant numbers at Monday's Community High School District 99 board meeting despite district assurances that there are no plans to make CRT part of the curriculum.
U.S. Rep Casten will hold his first in-person town hall since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the American Legion Post 80, 4000 Saratoga Ave., Downers Grove.