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Have a favorite vegetable?

Have you ever thought of growing it?  We will be offering opportunities to grow food for yourself and your community in Villa Park in the upcoming months.  Also, if you think you have a brown thumb – no worries – … Continue reading

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‘Grow Healthy, Villa Park’ reflects on successes of 2015

By Erica Whelan, Tri-Town YMCA Development Coordinator Since its inception in 2011 as a public health initiative intended to provide the Villa Park community with health-conscious choices and support, the “Grow Healthy Villa Park Coalition” has made a series of strides … Continue reading

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Villa Park puts healthy initiatives in place

By Ann Piccininni Daily Herald correspondent There’s a patch of land on Villa Park’s north side that may be thick this summer with leafy vegetable plants, bearing produce destined for residents’ dinner tables. Plans for a new community garden, to … Continue reading

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