Week in Review: New Business Opens, Runners Take State, Student Achievement Scores Released

A look back at some of the top stories and items of interest over the last week.


Joe Marconi is a senior on Glenbard West's football team and his cousin JD Marconi is a senior on Wheaton North. The cousins will face each other Saturday in the IHSA quarter-final game.

Glenbard South's Wold Battles Back to Capture Boys Cross Country State Title

Glenbard South junior John Wold won the Class 2A boys cross country state title and junior Joe Singleton was an all-state sixth as the Raiders finished fifth as a team.

Perez Captures Glenbard West's First Girls Cross Country State Title

Junoir Madeline Perez won the 3A state title and sophomore Lisa Luczak was an all-state sixth as the Glenbard West girls team finished third to earn the program's first state trophy since 1980 while the Glenbard West boys finished 13th



A new store catering to cooks has opened its doors downtown. Meanwhile, Oberweis continues to move forward with its plans to relocate it's Glen Ellyn store.


Glen Ellyn Police Department reports, Oct. 29 - Nov. 2

Holiday 2012

Thanksgiving 2012: Planning for the Perfect Holiday Meal

Every week leading up to Thanksgiving Glen Ellyn Patch will share tips and ideas to help you plan for the perfect holiday.


How Did Glen Ellyn Schools Do on the State Standardized Tests?

Patch put together a searchable database of the percent of students who met or exceeded requirements on Illinois' standardized tests, the ISAT and PSAE. Use it to search for your school or district.

Guest Column: District 87 Has High Expectations For All

David F. Larson, Ed.D. Superintendent Glenbard Township High School District #87 shares views on student achievement.

Election 2012

DuPage County voters elected eight newcomers to the county board, along with the the first Democratic forest preserve commissioner in a decade.

Roskam Re-Elected to 6th Congressional District Seat

Peter Roskam wins the 2012 General Election in Illinois' 6th Congressional District.

The Race for President: How Illinois Voted

What the 2012 ballots in northern Illinois show about President Obama's support at home.


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