Marc and Jane Cella of Hinsdale announce the engagement of their daughter, Caroline Rose ("Carrie") to John Christian Everette of Chicago. John is the son of Mark and Lisa Everette of Hinsdale.
Oct. 28 11:20 a.m. |
Pioneer Press staff
The Hinsdale Chorale has appointed Bruce Hall as the group’s new music director, effective with the start of the 2014/2015 season. The season will kick off with the group’s annual Holiday Concert Nov. 30.
Oct. 25 6 p.m. |
DuPage County board member Jerry “JR” McBride, of Glen Ellyn, died early Oct. 24 at home after a long battle with cancer.
Oct. 24 12:12 p.m. |
Jen Lancaster has built a career on reinventing herself. In “Such a Pretty Fat,” she tackled weight loss. In “My Fair Lazy,” she sought high culture. In “The Tao of Martha,” she lived a life informed by Martha Stewart.
In recent years, Lancaster has also reinvented herself as a novelist, most recently with the sibling rivalry of “Twisted Sisters” and time-traveling delirium of “Here I Go Again.”
Below is an excerpt of our wide-ranging conversation, which included musings on regret, “Twilight,” her bucket list and why she’ll never write a sex scene.
You can listen to the entire interview on our podcast “The Big Questions,” available on iTunes, SoundCloud and YouTube.
Oct. 23 10:07 a.m. |
Robert K. Elder
In honor of the new season of “The Walking Dead,” we asked Evanston resident Jay Bonansinga, author of a best-selling series of novels based on the show, to share his views on all things zombie.
Oct. 21 10:21 a.m. |
Pioneer Press Staff
Members from six churches in Hinsdale, Burr Ridge and Clarendon Hills came together Sunday for the annual Crop Walk. Between 40 and 50 people participated in the event, which began with lunch, a rally and then the 5k walk.
Oct. 20 9:22 a.m. |
Darien's history came alive Saturday afternoon when local residents in period dress — including direct descendents of the region's earliest settlers – described the lives of 10 notable people laid to rest inside St. John Lutheran Church Cemetery.
Oct. 12 2:50 p.m. |
Open since Labor Day, Chef Paul Virant's Vistro aims to become an anchor in Hinsdale by offering approachable, family-friendly fare at affordable prices.
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