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Warrenville Bike Rodeo

Warrenville Bike Rodeo

Come check out the 7th annual Warrenville Bike Rodeo this coming Saturday, May 19th from 9AM to noon.  The event, held at the Warrenville City Hall parking lot (28W701 Stafford Place), is open to the entire family.  The event features raffle prizes, cool giveaways, and a bicycle safety course to teach children bike-riding safety skills; bring your […]

May 17, 2012 | By | Reply More
Warrenville Ex-Alderman Christopher Halley Gets 5 Years in Prison

Warrenville Ex-Alderman Christopher Halley Gets 5 Years in Prison

Yesterday, the DuPage County State’s Attorney office released a press release indicating that Warrenville resident Christopher Halley was sentenced to five years in prison for stealing thousands of dollars from acquaintances.  We posted about Halley’s antics before.   Some people never learn…  Here is the press release: Former Warrenville Alderman Sentenced to Five Years on Theft […]

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Blackwell Ice Fishing Tournament at Silver Lake

Blackwell Ice Fishing Tournament at Silver Lake

The DuPage County Forest Preserve District has announced this year’s “Hard-Water Classic” ice fishing tournament at Blackwell Forest Preserve in Warrenville.  The tournament will take place Saturday, February 11th from noon to 3:30PM at Silver Lake.  Awards will be given to those who catch the longest in bass, bluegill and crappie.  An additional award will […]

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Warrenville Fall Family Fun Fest 2011

Warrenville Fall Family Fun Fest 2011

Looking for some fall fun for the entire family? Check out the Fall Family Fun Fest in Warrenville tomorrow night, October 28th, from 6PM to 8:30PM at the Warrenville Recreation center. The annual event is sponsored by the Warrenville Park District and features all kinds of fall-themed fun and games! This year’s event includes live […]

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Fermilab Shuts Down Tevatron

Fermilab Shuts Down Tevatron

Fermilab, located between Warrenville and Batavia, shut down the Tevatron this past Friday, September 30th (at 2PM). For years, the Tevatron was a world-renowned research tool. Read more about the history of Fermilab’s remarkable Tevatron particle collider.

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Trout Season Begins October 15th at Blackwell Forest Preserve

Trout Season Begins October 15th at Blackwell Forest Preserve

Get your rod & reels ready! The Fall trout season starts October 15th at Blackwell Forest Preserve in Warrenville.

September 21, 2011 | By | Reply More
Warrenville Summer Daze 2011

Warrenville Summer Daze 2011

The 34th annual Summer Daze of Warrenville festival is this coming weekend. The festival begins on Friday, August 5th… This is a family-friendly good-time festival for all!

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Butterfield Road Construction Begins

Butterfield Road Construction Begins

The long awaited road construction project to widen Butterfield Road (Route 56) to a four-lane highway has begun. Orange construction barrels can be seen lining the south side of Butterfield from Naperville Road west to Eola Road. Construction crews are currently working on areas along the roadway to relocate or reconfigure utilities that are now in the path of the planned construction.

May 23, 2011 | By | Reply More
Kid’s Fishing Derby at Blackwell Forest Preserve

Kid’s Fishing Derby at Blackwell Forest Preserve

The DuPage County Forest Preserve District has announced the “Just For Kids Fishing Derby” for little kids and big kids under the age of 15.  The derby will take place at the Blackwell Forest Preserve in Warrenville on Sunday, June 12th from 8AM – 12PM. This is a free, family-friendly event featuring promotional item giveaways […]

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Two Brothers Brewing Buys Roundhouse

Two Brothers Brewing Buys Roundhouse

Two Brothers Brewing of Warrenville is in the process of purchasing The Roundhouse in downtown Aurora. Two Brothers Brewing is a local micro-brew company brewing up a selection of excellent beers like Domaine DuPage, Cane & Ebel, and unique, limited-production artisan beers. The historic Roundhouse, once owned by Chicago Bear, Walter Payton, has recently fallen on […]

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