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An ombudsman is Scandinavian in origin dating back to Viking times; and refers to a community representative; usually acting independently on behalf of an organization, body of elected officials, or civic group. Thanks Scandinavia for inventing ombudsman.

Noon Lions prepare to conduct vision screenings

Dr. Katie Hertzberg, Dr. Mark Rafferty and Dr. Michael Russell, members of Naperville Noon Lions Club, conducted PreKindergarten Vision Screening for School District 203...

Real places inspired best-known attractions in Naperville

More than a few times, PN has referenced a stone monument along the Riverwalk engraved with a poem titled "What We Need." The stone...

The Naperville Salute returns to downtown Naperville July 1-4

Naperville’s Independence Day landscape just got a bit more patriotic, as family festival fun returns to Rotary Hill in early July – The 2nd...

Photo Gallery: Naperville Responds Strength and Honor Lunch 4/26/2022

Thirteen years ago, Naperville Responds for Veterans hosted its first breakfast at the Judd Kendall VFW Post 3873. Spearheaded by Navy Veteran Jack Persin,...

2022 Easter egg hunts around Naperville

Update / During the 2022 Safety Town Hoppy Easter, youngsters had a chance to meet and greet the Easter Bunny, pet live lop-eared rabbits...

Naperville Food Truck Festival returns May 7

The third Naperville Food Truck Festival is set for 1PM to 7PM on Sat., May 7, returning to Naper Settlement, located on 13 acres...

Century Walk: ‘Reading Children’

Somehow April is best known for its showers that bring May flowers. But don’t be “fooled” by COVID or traditional thoughts as April is...

Colbert Custom Framing & Art Printing: The right source for corporate art and framing

Yes, Colbert Custom Framing & Art Printing is known for preserving memories and beautifying clients’ homes with excellent designs, products, and services for custom...

Sing along now… ‘It might as well be spring!’

Moser Tower is home to a 72-bell carillon, a pitched percussion instrument played on a keyboard high in the cabin of the tower. All...

Photo Gallery: WSI St. Patrick’s Day Parade 3/12/2022

With the thermometer reading 12 degrees at 10AM on Saturday, March 12, the West Suburban Irish St. Patrick's Dat Parade Route along Mill Street...

Upcoming spring events at Naper Settlement

Naper Settlement presents the following events and programs during March and April 2022. From now through March, the museum is open Tuesday-Friday from 10AM-4...

Century Walk: ‘Wearing the green’

March is for “wearing the green.” After all, the month’s middle is St. Patrick’s Day when everyone can be Irish, drink green beer, be...

‘P’ is for parade to honor St. Patrick

Updated Post, March 12, 2022 / With the thermometer reading 12 degrees at 10AM, the West Suburban Irish Parade Route along Mill Street was...

March Briefs

IPEF Inspire ’22 features evening out on March 11 Indian Prairie Educational Foundation will host Inspire ’22 from 7-10PM on Fri., March 11, at Loft28West,...

Naperville Woman’s Club set to celebrate 125th anniversary

Founded in 1897, the Naperville Woman’s Club will kick off a year-long anniversary celebration on March 1, 2022. A variety of activities are planned...

Fort Payne announces scholarship in memory of Bettye Wehrli

The Fort Payne Chapter, NSDAR, recently announced the creation of the Bettye Wehrli Memorial Scholarship. Bettye Wehrli was a long-time community volunteer and active...

AAUW Naperville Area announces two $5,000 scholarships

For 2022, the American Association of University Women (AAUW) Naperville Area is offering two $5,000 scholarships to women working toward earning their undergraduate degrees. Since...

Awake Illinois is set to host fundraiser on Feb. 25

UPDATE, March 2022 / During the Naperville Responds for Veterans board meeting in mid-March, Awake Illinois presented the organization with a check for $2,000.  The...

Upbeat! with the Naperville Municipal Band, Winter Concert at 3PM Sun., March 20

Up next, the Naperville Municipal Band, under the leadership of Conductor and Music Director Ron Keller since 1966, is set to host its annual...

Check out ‘Patty’s Chex Mix’ recipe

Nancy Tsurusaki and her daughter, Kiana, prepared their family Chex Mix recipe to give to friends for New Year's 2022. As our next door neighbors,...

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