GEL SHARE: Jury clears former Glen Ellyn Police officer in Civil Lawsuit

Jury clears cop who shot naked student (Chicago Tribune) - A federal jury today cleared a former Glen Ellyn police officer of wrongdoing, finding he didn't use excessive force when he fatally shot a naked College of DuPage student after responding to a domestic battery call in 2006. Jurors deliberated for less than an hour.

GEL SHARE: Diamante Montessori School Debate Comes to an End

Diamante Montessori School Plan

Last night, a full room of concerned residents attended the public hearing on granting a Special Use Permit for Diamante Montessori School. Lawyers representing both sides cross examined staff, experts and also gave closing arguments.

GEL SHARE: Bridge Communities Excited with Garage Party Results

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The buzz around Glen Ellyn suggests the second annual Garage Party Benefit held on Saturday, February 7, 2009 was a huge hit to participants and for raising funds for homeless families in DuPage County. View photos from this year's Garage Party fundraiser.

GEL HUMOR: With Valentine's Day approaching, stay out of the Doghouse!

This is a funny exploration about items guys ought NOT to give for Valentines. GEL is NOT getting royalties for posting this funny. I shared this with some guy friends before Christmas and they seemed to enjoy the story. Thought others would enjoy it too. Wishing all of you a Happy Valentine's Day above ground!

Frank Bellinger, 1920-2009; open-space advocate and former DuPage County Board member - Frank Bellinger, who came to Wheaton in the late 1930s when the town was still surrounded by farms and fields, fought to preserve open space during 27 years as a member of the DuPage County Board and Forest Preserve Commission.

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