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  • McHenry County College to offer financial aid workshops, FAFSA help

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Students will have a chance to apply for financial aid during a hands-on workshop to be hosted by McHenry County College and scheduled ...
    UPDATED: Feb. 5, 2016 - 3:25 pm
  • Elmhurst D-205: some special education students to stay at Field Elementary School

    ELMHURST – After an onslaught of public criticism, Elmhurst District 205 announced Jan. 26 that some of the special education programs at Field Elemen ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Glenbard West grad dedicated life to helping others

    GLEN ELLYN – Andrew Garwood dedicated his life to helping other people, even as he was battling brain cancer.
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 3:11 pm
  • Crystal Lake Elementary School District 47 considering proposed technology plan

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake Elementary School District 47 Board was presented with a technology proposal that would add about 2,600 devices for mi ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 7:58 pm
  • Staffing changes in works at Woodstock School District 200 after retirements, promotion

    WOODSTOCK – There are a number of administrative staffing changes in the works for Woodstock School District 200.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 7:58 pm
  • Regional exhibit to show Hinsdale Central's winning art

    HINSDALE – Hinsdale Central High School congratulates the art students whose works appeared in the 2016 Scholastic Art competition as part of the Scho ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Vex Robotics Team team wins regional

    Homeschool students on Vex Robotics Team 6259 – Tyrannosaurus Vex – earned the title of tournament champions at a local competition in mid-January, al ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • College of DuPage board sees first quorum since November

    For the first time since November 2015, the College of DuPage Board of Trustees had a quorum at its Feb. 3 meeting to conduct college business.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 10:06 pm
  • Woodstock School District 200 Education Foundation to host fundraiser at Starline Factory

    WOODSTOCK – A board trustee for the Woodstock Community School District 200 Education Foundation thinks a change in venue will bring more attendees to ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 4:42 pm
  • College of DuPage to pay taxes on wrongly expensed meals at Waterleaf restaurant

    The College of DuPage has agreed to pay taxes to the Internal Revenue Service for meals that were wrongly expensed at the college's Waterleaf restaura ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 10:33 am
  • York High School poms dance team host dance camp

    ELMHURST – The York High School poms dance team is looking for kindergarteners through eighth graders who are interested in learning a dance routine.
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 6:00 pm
  • College of DuPage to create task force to address Higher Learning Commission concerns

    College of DuPage acting interim President Joseph Collins is creating a task force to address the issues raised by the Higher Learning Commission when ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 8:54 pm
  • Downers Grove District 99 keeps traditional calendar, eyes earlier start in future

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove high school students could be starting the 2017-18 school year earlier than usual.
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Itasca Library talk to explore brain's gender differences

    ITASCA – Linda Sasser will lead a discussion on the differences between the male and female brain at 7 p.m. Feb. 4 in the Itasca Community Library.
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Addison, Lombard, Bloomingdale, Glendale Heights students to stage Chekhov drama

    LOMBARD – Glenbard East Theatre invites the community to its production of “The Three Sisters,” Anton Chekhov’s drama about a Russian family in transi ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 4:34 pm
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