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  • West Chicago library hosting kindergarten readiness program

    WEST CHICAGO – The West Chicago Public Library, 118 W. Washington St., is hosting a kindergarten readiness program, the library announced in a news re ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 4:22 pm
  • River Valley School receives grant for laboratory garden

    LEMONT – Students and staff from River Valley School in Lemont were presented a $2,000 grant for their living laboratory garden during the Lemont-Brom ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 2:30 pm
  • Events planned for Catholic Schools Week at Ss. Cyril and Methodius

    LEMONT – St. Cyril and Methodius School, 607 Sobieski St., Lemont, will celebrate National Catholic Schools Week with a community mass, open house, an ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Federal judge rules against Waubonsee Community College in free speech lawsuit

    SUGAR GROVE – A federal judge has ruled against Waubonsee Community College after two members of an anti-gay group in July filed a federal lawsuit ag ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • District 33 taking part in statewide school performance survey

    WEST CHICAGO – West Chicago Elementary School District 33 is performing a survey of school climate and learning conditions, the district announced in ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 6:45 pm
  • District 113A reports suspicious van outside Old Quarry Middle School

    LEMONT – Lemont police are looking for information from the public after the driver of a mini-van was reported to have approached an Old Quarry Middle ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 5:04 pm
  • State Supreme Court rules in favor of D113A in lawsuit

    LEMONT – The Illinois Supreme Court unanimously upheld the decision by a district and appellate court to dismiss a lawsuit filed against Lemont-Brombe ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 2:27 pm
  • College of DuPage President Breuder to retire in 2016, receive $760,000

    GLEN ELLYN – College of DuPage President Robert Breuder has announced he will retire, effective March 31, 2016.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:51 am
  • Colleges work to help students achieve graduation

    Getting high school graduates to go to college isn’t much of a problem here.Within 16 months of rece ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 8:14 pm
  • German, Russian WWII vets share stories with Wheaton Academy class

    WEST CHICAGO – Freshmen at Wheaton Academy got the opportunity Jan. 15 to hear about World War II from some different points of view.
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • Report: College of DuPage trustees to vote on buyout for Breuder

    GLEN ELLYN – The College of DuPage Board of Trustees intends to vote tonight on a buyout package for President Robert Breuder after months of controve ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 1:02 am
  • Elmhurst scholarship fund to host fundraiser

    ELMHURST – The Brian E. Wagner Scholarship Fund will host its annual Bags for Wags Bean Bag Tournament to support the college scholarships it awards e ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 2:52 pm
  • Elmhurst teacher shares State of the Union experience

    ELMHURST – When York Community High School teacher Patty Iverson learned she had the chance to attend President Barack Obama’s State of the Union addr ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 7:19 am
  • Crystal Lake-based School District 155 to issue remaining $10 million in bonds

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Science lab renovations, asbestos abatement and new special education accommodations are being lined up for this summer.
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • District 58 to host Erin's Law parent curriculum night Jan. 27

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove Grade School District 58 is hosting Erin's Law curriculum night from 6 to 7 p.m. Jan. 27, at Longfellow Center, 1435 Pra ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 12:00 pm
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