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  • Plainfield teacher becomes finalist for top state teaching award

    PLAINFIELD – Lee Parrott said he never dreamed of being teacher.But Parrott, 45, developed a passion ...
    March 28, 2015 - 6:32 pm
  • Downers Grove Dist. 58 Fit Fair: 5 photos

    District 58 hosts a Fit Fair at O'Neill Middle School in Downers Grove on Thursday, March 26, 2015. ...
    March 29, 2015 - 6:44 am
  • D-58 board approves optional kindergarten program in Title 1 schools

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Grade School District 58 Board of Education on March 9 unanimously approved the district's proposal to offer an opti ...
    March 27, 2015 - 7:40 pm
  • Bejarano named Community High School student of the month

    WEST CHICAGO – Community High School District 94 has named Roberto Bejarano the student of the month for February, the district announced in a news re ...
    March 27, 2015 - 7:21 pm
  • D-200 candidates talk facilities, funding and community at forum

    WHEATON – During a forum Thursday, the five candidates running for Community Unit School District 200 Board of Education came together to discuss thei ...
    March 27, 2015 - 3:14 pm
  • Elmhurst firefighters respond to science classroom fire

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Fire Department responded Wednesday morning to a fire at Sandburg Middle School that was apparently caused by a chemical react ...
    March 28, 2015 - 6:47 am
  • Lemont High School hosting college financial aid seminar

    LEMONT – Chicago-area high school guidance counselor Frank Palmasani will present a discussion of the costs of college at 7 p.m. Monday in the Lemont ...
    March 27, 2015 - 9:59 am
  • More accolades for LTHS art student

    LA GRANGE – Already an award winning artist, Lyons Township High School senior Emma Hirt of Western Springs can add even more awards to her collection ...
    March 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Smith: Survey results help guide District 205 superintendent search

    Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205’s Board of Education began the process of selecting its next superintendent last month, following Dave Pru ...
    March 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Palmisano: Let's congratulate District 45's Key Contributors

    Springtime brings forth many things in School District 45 – warmer weather, sunshine, and happy students breaking out for spring break. In addition to ...
    March 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Three seek 2 spots on ECC board

    ELGIN – Voters on April 7 will decide whether to re-elect two incumbents to the Elgin Community College Board of Trustees or to replace one incumbent ...
    March 26, 2015 - 8:24 pm
  • District 33 expanding preschool in 2015-16

    WEST CHICAGO – West Chicago Elementary School District 33 is looking for more students to take part in its preschool program after getting a grant to ...
    March 26, 2015 - 8:04 pm
  • D. 96 hires consultant to help with superintendent selection

    RIVERSIDE – The District 96 Board of Education agreed to hire a consultant to assist in filling the interim superintendent and assistant superintenden ...
    March 26, 2015 - 3:57 pm
  • LT breaks Easter basket records for donation Chicago children

    LA GRANGE – Children at the Off the Streets Club in Chicago will get an extra special treat as a record-breaking 170 Easter holiday baskets were sent ...
    March 26, 2015 - 3:51 pm
  • D. 96 superintendent overpayment agreement still pending

    RIVERSIDE – A three-way agreement to resolve a salary overpayment to former Riverside Elementary School District 96 Superintendent Jonathon Lamberson ...
    March 26, 2015 - 3:02 pm
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