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  • Elmhurst students come together for The York Album Project

    ELMHURST – York Community High School students Kayman Klaas, 17, and Jenna Garcia, 15, found themselves with one week to write, rehearse and record an ...
    May 5, 2015 - 3:43 pm
  • Glenbard East welcomes Civic Orchestra of Chicago musicians

    LOMBARD – On April 17, Glenbard East High School in Lombard welcomed five musicians from the Civic Orchestra of Chicago, the training orchestra of the ...
    May 5, 2015 - 3:30 pm
  • Palmisano: Art show shines as District 45 masterpiece

    Creativity. Ingenuity. Depth. Music. Love. These are the words to describe our recent PTA Council art show April 10. The creative work of more than 30 ...
    May 5, 2015 - 3:25 pm
  • District 201 looking at $9M facility plan

    WESTMONT – Community Unit School District 201 is considering a facilities upgrade plan that could cost $9 million – about half what it requested in a ...
    May 5, 2015 - 2:45 pm
  • New District 103 board draws praise, criticism at first meeting

    LYONS – There were a few bumps in the road, but incumbents and newcomers of the District 103 Board of Election met for the first time in a special mee ...
    May 5, 2015 - 9:25 am
  • District 41 invites community to join facilities task force

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn School District 41 is seeking community input by forming a Facilities Community Task Force to address issues with space and ov ...
    May 5, 2015 - 3:02 pm
  • Willowbrook High School student's legacy lives on through event, scholarships

    Emilio Perez loved to whistle. So much so that his godmother named the 5K race that honored his life the “Whistle While You Walk/Run 5K.”
    May 5, 2015 - 6:53 am
  • York Garden Club to receive grant

    ELMHURST – York Community High School’s Garden Club will receive a grant to turn an unused courtyard into an outdoor garden.
    May 4, 2015 - 12:13 pm
  • D-181 community invited to conversation on facilities, future of Hinsdale Middle School

    Community Consolidated School District 181 will hold two 90-minute events to discuss the district’s facilities and the future of Hinsdale Middle Schoo ...
    April 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Community High School students participate in government simulation

    WEST CHICAGO – Community High School seniors and American government students Steven Zilly, Ben Skipor and Mae Elizabeth Gimr participate April 21 in ...
    May 3, 2015 - 3:47 pm
  • Kingsley student to go to state Special Olympics meet

    DOWNERS GROVE – Kingsley Elementary School sixth-grader Xavery Briggs has qualified for the Special Olympics State Games, Downers Grove Grade School D ...
    May 3, 2015 - 3:01 pm
  • McHenry County College sees graduation rate climb

    CRYSTAL LAKE – More than 300 McHenry County College students were automatically awarded degrees and certificates this school year.
    May 2, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • 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
  • Squires named District 58 Teacher of the Year

    DOWNERS GROVE – O'Neill Middle School Library Director Tasha Squires has been named Downers Grove Grade School District 58 Teacher of the Year, the di ...
    May 2, 2015 - 2:38 pm
  • Lemont High School student organizes art show for African charity

    LEMONT – Having done mission work in Africa, Lemont High School senior Jorie Dybcio has seen the struggles African children go through in order to get ...
    April 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
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