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Lewis U student wins Presidential Volunteer Award

Article source: Naperville, Lisle - chicagotribune.com

A Lewis University student was recently awarded the 2013 Presidential Volunteer Service Award for her volunteer work during a history internship last year at Naper Settlement in Naperville, according to a university press release.
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Medical marijuana entrepreneurs decry fees

Article source: Naperville, Lisle - chicagotribune.com

Industry insiders say high costs will ensure serious inquires onlyVegetables, flowers and herbs grow in rows of green at Robert Boyce's greenhouses in Lake Zurich — but what he'd really like to grow is marijuana.
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Early learning playscape construction begins at Naper Settlement

Written by: Leah Rippe on April 17, 2014

— A groundbreaking ceremony held April 16 signaled the start of construction for the Rita (Fredenhagen) and John Harvard Early Learning Playscape, a 10,000-square-foot interactive area that is targeted to children ages two to seven at Naper Settlement. Sally Pentecost, chair of the Naperville Heritage Society, said, “As we look to the future, Naper Settlement… Read more »