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Candlebox to play Ribfest

The famed Seattle band Candlebox is set to open for Halestorm at Ribfest on Saturday, June 18, at the DuPage Event Center and Fairgrounds in Wheaton. → Read More

Lilac Parade returns to Lombard after three-year hiatus

The Lilac Parade is set to return to Lombard after a three-year hiatus die to bad weather and COVID-19 pandemic concerns. Nearly 30 floats and 115 parade entries are expected Sunday, which marks the conclusion of the village's annual Lilac Time festival. → Read More

7 tips to keep you safe from ticks

The IDPH has also provided these precautionary tick tips: → Read More

Art in Wilder Park and Elmhurst Art Museum marking 25-year milestones

Two major milestones are wrapped in the return of Art in Wilder Park this weekend in Elmhurst. → Read More

Best Bets: From Long Grove Craft Beer Fest to Monsters Trucks Live

Taste what local breweries have to offer during Saturday's Long Grove Craft Beer Festival. Plus, Buckcherry, Blacktop Mojo and Sumo Cyco headline the Des Plaines and Arcada theatres, and the Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live tour adds a Glow Party at the Now Arena in Hoffman Estates. → Read More

Longtime Lake Park District 108 administrator to become next superintendent

Lake Park High School District 108 has appointed Assistant Superintendent Michael Wojtowicz to become the new superintendent for the 2022-23 school year. → Read More

Halestorm to play Ribfest in Wheaton

The heavy metal band Halestorm is set to play Ribfest on Saturday, June 18. The music and food festival is sponsored by the Exchange Club of Naperville, and moves to the DuPage Event Center and Fairgrounds in Wheaton for 2022. → Read More

Summer at COD's Lakeside Pavilion: Don Gatlin with The Kenny Rogers Band, New Philharmonic, more

Don Gatlin with the Kenny Rogers Band, "Ralph's World" and the New Philharmonic are part of the free 2022 summer season of the Lakeside Pavilion at College of DuPage's McAninch Arts Center in Glen Ellyn. → Read More

Fermilab welcomes its first bison born this spring

Fermilab in Batavia has announced the first bison birth of the spring season, out of 20 calves expected to be born this season. The current herd comprises 32 bison -- 30 cows and two bulls, with the males changed out periodically to maintain the herd's health and genetic diversity. → Read More

Fermilab welcomes its first bison born this spring

Up to 20 more calves are expected throughout the spring. → Read More

Aurora's RiverEdge Park to host Blue Oyster Cult and Foghat in July

Classic rock bands Blue Öyster Cult and Foghat willshare a concert bill at Aurora's RiverEdge Park on Saturday, July 2. Tickets are on sale now. → Read More

Warhol follows Kahlo as College of DuPage's next big exhibition in summer 2023

A major Andy Warhol exhibition is coming to College of DuPage McAninch Arts Center and its Cleve Carney Museum of Art in the summer of 2023. It will include more than 90 works from Bank of America's "Andy Warhol Portfolios: A Life in Pop" and more than 165 works from the college's own collection in Glen Ellyn. → Read More

Creamery plans new Lombard location

The ice cream shop and caterer Creamery plans to open its first DuPage County location in Lombard sometime this year. It will be located near the Paradise Bay Water Park and the Great Western Trail. → Read More

Best Bets: 'Trolls Live!' tours to NOW Arena

Make weekend plans now: "Trolls Live!" takes over the NOW Arena in Hoffman Estates, Drum Tao brings dynamic Asian drumming and dance to College of DuPage's McAninch Arts Center and Godfrey does standup at Schaumburg's Improv Comedy Showcase this weekend. → Read More

It’s not spring yet, but you can get a jump on scheduling suburban outings

Six Flags Great America, Santa's Village, Goebbert's Farm and Garden Center are gearing up for the 2022 season → Read More

Princess Diana exhibition extends in Oak Brook

"Princess Diana Exhibition: Accredited Access" has been extened through March 27 at Oakbrook Center in Oak Brook. The exhibition is centered around the work of royal photographers Anwar Hussein and his two sons Zak and Samir. → Read More

Interfaith Shabbat service planned in Lombard in response to Texas hostage crisis

Congregation Etz Chaim in Lombard is hosting an interfaith shabbat service of solidarity and gratitude on Friday night in response to the hostage situation this past weekend in Colleyville, Texas. → Read More

New places to dine and drink in 2022

Visit new restaurants and bars throughout Chicago's suburbs in 2022. There are plenty of franchised expansions, new breweries and original restaurants, too. → Read More

Downtown Elmhurst sees new entertainment and dining complex

Tom Trenta is investing big in downtown Elmhurst. The new bar Ever Onward and an event space called Elmhurst Hall are now open, while a new restaurant named Kindred aims to open in late April. → Read More

Families steadily rebuild their lives in Woodridge months after tornado

Six months after a tornado tore through their town in the dead of night, storm survivors in Woodridge are still coming to terms with the losses. → Read More