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  • Morton College honors first inductees into Hall of Fame

    CICERO – Berwyn natives Jim Peterik, Joseph Sisco and Paul Sisco went on to accomplish great things after graduating from Morton College, and now, the ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:12 am
  • McHenry County College to offer more beekeeping classes during spring

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Area residents can learn how to become a beekeeper by taking classes at McHenry County College that teach modern beekeeping techniques, ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 12:04 am
  • Harvard School Board names new high school principal

    HARVARD – The Harvard District 50 School Board of Education has named a new high school principal.Cu ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 12:02 am
  • Crystal Lake-based High School District 155 candidates talk finances, career readiness at forum

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Property taxes and career readiness were two hot topics among school board candidates at a forum this week.
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 12:02 am
  • COD trustees look at ways to address budget shortfall

    College of DuPage trustees are looking at a possible increase in tuition fees as a way to address an expected budget shortfall and avoid program cuts.
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 9:53 am
  • All-School Assembly brings together LT students

    LA GRANGE – Lyons Township High School students across all grade levels showed off their school spirit at the All-School Assembly on Feb. 10 at the sc ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 8:58 am
  • Affording Catholic school tuition when you haven’t planned ahead

    While many families plan far in advance with the intention of sending their children to Catholic school, there are also families who decide later to m ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:52 pm
  • Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academy to break ground on Cary facility

    CARY – By the end of the summer, Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academy plans to open its new facility in Cary.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:50 am
  • Nelson Mandela's grandson speaks to Crystal Lake-based School District 155 students

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Whether Nelson Mandela was talking to famous people from around the world or people who cleaned his home, he would treat each person th ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 9:19 pm
  • McHenry County College students mentor peers through new program

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Students now are able to mentor and be mentored by their peers through two new programs at McHenry County College.
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:00 pm
  • Glen Ellyn man charged in COD armed robbery

    A Glen Ellyn man has been charged with armed robbery for allegedly stealing a College of DuPage student's purse and backpack in September 2016 in a CO ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 2:01 pm
  • D-205 administrators learn residents want more STEM, all-day kindergarten

    ELMHURST – After listening to resident feedback for more than a year, Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 has some new areas of focus thanks t ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 8:34 am
  • Downers Grove North musicians honored in all-state competition

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    Feb. 17, 2017 - 8:50 am
  • Glenbard South students send Valentine's Day wishes to veterans

    GLEN ELLYN – Glenbard South High School junior Jo Nenova smiled as she stamped hearts on a Valentine's Day card and handed it to World War II veteran ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 6:36 pm
  • Reading Specialists challenge students at St. Joan of Arc Catholic School

    Teachers exert a great deal of influence on a student’s learning experience.  The more educated, involved, and experienced teachers, as part of a unit ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 12:18 pm