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  • Glenbard Parent Series to host clinical psychologist

    The Glenbard Parent Series will present a day of talks May 7 featuring clinical psychologist Robyn Silverman, according to a Glenbard Township High Sc ...
    May 2, 2015 - 3:12 pm
  • West suburbs' young achievers honored as Suburban Life Scholars

    The west suburbs' best and brightest were recognized recently by Suburban Life Media.Two area high s ...
    May 3, 2015 - 3:27 am
  • Breuder out, audit upcoming and reimbursements suspended at College of DuPage (with video)

    The College of DuPage could be on its way to a "Clean Slate," but the cleaning may not come too easy if the new board's second meeting Thursday is any ...
    May 1, 2015 - 1:43 pm
  • 'Clean Slate' trustees named officers of divided College of DuPage board in tense first meeting

    What some believe to be a new era at the College of DuPage started off with a rocky first few votes Thursday.
    May 1, 2015 - 4:47 pm
  • Prep roundup: Wheaton Co-op cruises to DVC gymnastics title

    The Glenbard North baseball team lost for the first time in DuPage Valley conference play, dropping a 7-6 decision to Lake Park in nine innings Monday ...
    April 30, 2015 - 3:04 pm
  • Carol Stream food drive collects 8 tons for families in need

    CAROL STREAM – Cold, rainy weather Saturday couldn't stop the Carol Stream community from delivering goodwill – and a lot of food.
    April 29, 2015 - 4:16 pm
  • Embattled College of DuPage President Breuder takes medical leave days before potential ouster

    The controversial president of the College of DuPage won't be in office when trustees potentially take a scheduled vote on whether to put him on paid ...
    April 29, 2015 - 7:02 am
  • Third federal subpoena seeks College of DuPage video, audio recordings

    The College of DuPage has been served its third federal subpoena this month, with authorities seeking recordings of the school on the day administrato ...
    April 25, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • DuPage officials pledge to reduce emissions by 20 percent

    County leaders came together April 14 to announce plans for a greener DuPage over the next decade and a half.
    April 23, 2015 - 8:43 pm
  • Pitching powers Panthers baseball in early going

    CAROL STREAM – Strong pitching and defense is a good recipe for success on the baseball diamond, and Glenbard North has proven that in the early stage ...
    April 23, 2015 - 12:15 pm
  • Prep roundup: Glenbard North gymnasts compete at David Donaldson invite

    Competing at the David Donaldson invite hosted by Wheaton Warrenville South on April 18, the Glenbard North boys gymnastics team totaled a score of 11 ...
    April 23, 2015 - 12:14 pm
  • DuPage Board member Chaplin, state Sen. Nybo taking action to consolidate election commission

    DuPage County Board member Liz Chaplin, D-Downers Grove, and state Sen. Chris Nybo, R-Elmhurst, have teamed up to explore returning the electoral proc ...
    April 22, 2015 - 6:53 pm
  • Students celebrate Earth Day with tree planting at Carol Stream school

    CAROL STREAM – Two newly planted trees now stand as monuments to the Earth Day eve celebration Tuesday at Western Trails Elementary School.
    April 22, 2015 - 3:13 pm
  • Chicago Blackhawks goalie Scott Darling of Lemont makes 50 saves in 3OT playoff win

    Scott Darling stopped 50 shots and Brent Seabrook scored the game winner a minute into the third overtime Tuesday as the Chicago Blackhawks pushed the ...
    April 23, 2015 - 5:57 am
  • Larson: Public schools require support for increasing responsibilities

    The inception and establishment of public schools began in the 16th and 17th centuries. Compared with today, the original expectations for America's p ...
    April 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sen. Cullerton sponsors bill to take DuPage Narcan Program statewide

    One of DuPage County's signature programs in the fight against heroin may be going statewide.State S ...
    April 21, 2015 - 10:14 pm
  • Hanover Park truck driver gets 3 years for crash that killed tollway worker

    A Hanover Park truck driver was sentenced Monday to three years in prison for the 2014 crash that killed a tollway worker and seriously injured an Ill ...
    April 21, 2015 - 4:04 pm
  • COD's Hamilton talks Clean Slate win, possible bid for chairwoman and Breuder ouster

    In a few weeks, area voters will see a Clean Slate at the College of DuPage.Amid a crowded field of ...
    April 23, 2015 - 5:57 pm
  • 7 DuPage men charged in reverse prostitution sting

    Several DuPage County residents were among 13 men charged this week in a reverse prostitution sting conducted by the Aurora Police Special Operations ...
    April 18, 2015 - 8:47 pm
  • Prep roundup: Panthers take two from conference foe Naperville Central

    The Glenbard North baseball team began DuPage Valley conference play with a 9-3 win over Naperville Central on April 13.
    April 16, 2015 - 10:10 am
  • Lemont native Scott Darling notches first NHL playoff win in Blackhawks' victory

    In a season of memorable firsts, Scott Darling added another one to the list Wednesday night. The Le ...
    April 16, 2015 - 4:47 pm
  • College of DuPage under federal investigation, trustee says school destroyed documents

    In an event signaling more trouble for the long-embattled College of DuPage, the U.S. Attorney's Office has issued a subpoena to the school for docume ...
    April 16, 2015 - 4:44 pm
  • Embattled College of DuPage Board bows out of final meeting

    After months of headlines, scandal and controversy, the current College of DuPage Board of Trustees won't be going out with a bang.
    April 16, 2015 - 1:08 pm
  • Amid controversy, COD Foundation director announces retirement

    The director of the College of DuPage Foundation has announced she will retire in October after months of controversy – though not because of it.
    April 15, 2015 - 6:23 pm
  • Ashton: Library technology inspires 13-year-old's inventions

    Colin Crilly makes me smile. He’s a budding Thomas Edison. He embodies the creativity, imagination, confidence, and persistence of a master inventor a ...
    April 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • DuPage County Fair confirms limited grandstand for 2015, but programming remains (with video)

    WHEATON – Though part of the grandstand will be closed, the DuPage County Fair Association promises that the annual event will go on as planned.
    April 18, 2015 - 10:38 am
  • Glenbard West at Cannino Gymnastics Invite: 5 photos

    Glenbard West athletes compete at the Anthony J. Canino Varsity Gymnastics Invitational at Hinsdale Central on Friday, April 10, 2015.
    April 14, 2015 - 3:49 pm
  • Former College of DuPage radio engineer charged with stealing $200K pleads not guilty

    A former College of DuPage radio engineer accused of stealing more than $200,000 from the school's radio station, WDCB, pleaded not guilty to a dozen ...
    April 14, 2015 - 9:25 pm
  • Glenbard Parent Series to hold program on teen depression

    The Glenbard Parent Series will host a presentation on teen depression, Glenbard Township High School District 87 announced in a news release.
    April 12, 2015 - 1:34 pm
  • Connelly, Sandack meet with DuPage County Board members for lobby day

    DuPage County Board members meet with state legislators March 18 in Springfield as part of an annual lobby day to speak about the county's 2015 legisl ...
    April 12, 2015 - 1:26 pm
  • Glenbard North baseball off to hot start

    The Glenbard North baseball team improved to 5-2 on the young season with an 8-1 victory against Batavia on April 6.
    April 9, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • Glenbard North softball looks to build off last year's trip to state

    The first pitch has been thrown for area high school softball teams, many of which had successful postseason runs last spring. Here’s how things are s ...
    April 9, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • Mondlock: Carol Stream Park District trains to keep you safe

    Park districts play an important role in the safety of the community. The police and fire departments, whose officers and firefighters may find themse ...
    April 9, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Newcomers DeLaRosa and Mueller, incumbent Ozog win for District 87 board

    Glenbard Township High School District 87 will welcome two new Board of Education members and one returning incumbent in May.
    April 8, 2015 - 11:36 am
  • 'Clean Slate' candidates sweep College of DuPage race (with video)

    GLEN ELLYN – The College of DuPage Board of Trustees will soon be looking at a Clean Slate. The trio ...
    April 8, 2015 - 6:28 am
  • PTA president Crabtree, Gambaiani, Vroman win District 200 seats

    WHEATON – Two incumbents and a familiar face to Community Unit School District 200 won seats on the district's board of education on Tuesday, accordin ...
    April 8, 2015 - 1:27 am
  • New major sponsors boost Glenbard Parent Series reach

    Attracting audiences for decades has recently been rewarded with a major boost in sponsorships for the Glenbard Parent Series.
    April 6, 2015 - 8:48 pm
  • Letter: Support clean slate for College of DuPage board

    To the Editor: I am a former COD student, a DuPage resident and a taxpayer. I filed a FOIA request a ...
    April 6, 2015 - 8:33 pm
  • Letter: Elect incumbents, DeLaRosa for D-87 board

    To the Editor:Oftentimes, change is good when it comes to local school boards, village boards, park ...
    April 6, 2015 - 11:48 am
  • Glen Ellyn student injured in Rome incident in January dies

    GLEN ELLYN – A Glen Ellyn college student who was seriously injured Jan. 14 in Rome died Sunday, according to media reports.
    April 6, 2015 - 12:14 pm
  • WDSRA wins financial reporting award

    The Western DuPage Special Recreation Association has been awarded the certificate of achievement for excellence in financial reporting for its compre ...
    April 5, 2015 - 1:07 pm
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