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  • Class of 2015: Marengo Community High School graduates focus on each part of bigger picture

    MARENGO – The various student speakers from the Marengo Community High School 2015 graduating group summed up their class with a series of shapes and ...
    May 31, 2015 - 11:49 pm
  • Lockport high school educator receives high honors before retiring

    LOCKPORT – Larry Thompson has retired from his long career as an educator for Lockport Township High School 205 – but not before being recognized for ...
    May 31, 2015 - 10:47 pm
  • St. Francis seniors win big in stock market simulation

    WHEATON – Four seniors in St. Francis High School's consumer education class recently won the Stock Market Game Worldwide simulation, according to a s ...
    May 31, 2015 - 5:53 pm
  • Glen Ellyn District 41 music department gets grant

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn School District 41 music department has been awarded a grant through the JCS Fund of the DuPage Community Foundation – You ...
    May 31, 2015 - 5:37 pm
  • Emily Wheeler scholarship awarded to Westmont High School seniors

    WESTMONT – Westmont High School seniors Elisa Klewinski (from left), Alexandra Tripp and Zoe Johnson were named the winners of the inaugural Emily Whe ...
    May 31, 2015 - 4:24 pm
  • Class of 2015: Huntley High School graduates advised to focus on path, not just end goal

    HUNTLEY – Huntley High School's valedictorian started his speech with a selfie.Parth Patel had come ...
    May 30, 2015 - 5:48 pm
  • District 200 talks future of community outreach, advisory committee

    WHEATON – Community engagement has been a significant aspect of public dialogue in Community Unit School District 200 in recent years.
    May 30, 2015 - 9:08 pm
  • Class of 2015: Crystal Lake Central graduates ready to take on future's challenges

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Inside the packed fieldhouse of Crystal Lake Central High School, amid flashing cameras, countless family members and a slideshow of ol ...
    May 30, 2015 - 5:31 pm
  • Class of 2015: Prairie Ridge graduates set to begin new chapter in their lives

    CRYSTAL LAKE – From her perch in the gym bleachers, Donna Warton held up her Nokia Lumia and zoomed in on the spot where graduates were accepting thei ...
    May 30, 2015 - 5:07 pm
  • Class of 2015: Crystal Lake South graduates overcome adversity

    CRYSTAL LAKE – “We have a power outage affecting more than 600 homes in the area,” Principal Scott Shepard announced.
    May 30, 2015 - 5:03 pm
  • Best Buddies honors Glenbard West adviser

    GLEN ELLYN – Best Buddies Illinois has named Glenbard West High School teacher Allison Hengesh Tranchita its 2014-15 high school adviser of the year, ...
    May 30, 2015 - 9:12 pm
  • Class of 2015: Cary-Grove graduates 440 students with laughs, advice

    CARY – The names were called, photos were taken and the principal wore a feather boa, "rock star" sunglasses and a tiara while giving the graduates so ...
    May 30, 2015 - 4:30 pm
  • Downers Grove South students selling T-shirts to raise money for earthquake victims

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove South High School students are selling T-shirts to raise money to buy tents for families displaced by the earthquakes in ...
    May 30, 2015 - 3:49 pm
  • Leman students visit Springfield, meet Oberweis

    Leman Middle School sixth-grade students meet State Sen. Jim Oberweis, R - Sugar Grove, whose district includes part of West Chicago, on May 7 at the ...
    May 30, 2015 - 3:38 pm
  • Green cars come to Westmont Junior High School

    WESTMONT – Westmont Junior High School hosts its second annual Green Car Show on May 1.Car dealers f ...
    May 30, 2015 - 3:32 pm
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