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  • Campus Note

    Grand Valley State University in Michigan has announced St. Charles resident Devin J. Clapper, a science engineering student, was placed on the gradua ...
    Oct. 15, 2015 - 10:00 pm
  • Kaneland salutes young artists

    SUGAR GROVE – With a colorful display of framed artwork decorating the sixth-grade team room Wednesday night at Kaneland Harter Middle School, the dis ...
    Oct. 15, 2015 - 8:57 pm
  • Decisions loom in District 303

    ST. CHARLES – About 150 people packed the lunchroom at Haines Middle School on Wednesday night for the first of 15 scheduled community meetings on pro ...
    Oct. 15, 2015 - 8:51 pm
  • Retired Adult Program invites new members

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College is inviting adults 50 years old and older to be a part of the Retired Adult Program, which combines education wi ...
    Oct. 16, 2015 - 12:41 am
  • Wheaton District 200 board approves next facilities step

    WHEATON – More than a year after the first round, residents of Community Unit School District 200 will again be asked to give their feedback on key di ...
    Oct. 15, 2015 - 6:30 pm
  • Forest Road PTO to hold toy sale Oct. 17 in La Grange Park

    LA GRANGE PARK – The Forest Road Parent Teacher Organization will host a used toy sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 17 at Forest Road School, 901 Forest ...
    Oct. 15, 2015 - 4:54 pm
  • Downers North teacher a semifinalist for Grammy’s Music Educator Award

    DOWNERS GROVE – A Downers Grove North High School music teacher now has a reason to toot his own horn.
    Oct. 15, 2015 - 10:47 am
  • St. Charles North to present ‘Auntie Mame’

    ST. CHARLES – Because few boys auditioned for St. Charles North High School’s fall play, many of those who did will appear onstage this week as multip ...
    Oct. 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • St. Charles North alumnus Jeffery Austin wins ‘Voice’ battle round, advances

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles North High School alumnus competing on NBC’s “The Voice” singing competition has made it through another round of cuts.
    Oct. 14, 2015 - 8:44 pm
  • Downers Grove library sees 5 percent check-out growth in September

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Public Library announced it saw a 5 percent increase in check-outs during September, the library announced in a news ...
    Oct. 14, 2015 - 4:34 pm
  • Downers Grove District 99 reviews goals for 2015-16 school year

    DOWNERS GROVE – Community High School District 99 highlighted some of its goals for the 2015-16 school year at its Oct. 5 meeting.
    Oct. 14, 2015 - 3:00 pm
  • Former Chicago Public Schools CEO pleads guilty to fraud

    SPRINGFIELD — Barbara Byrd-Bennett, former chief executive officer of the Chicago Public Schools system, pleaded guilty Oct. 13 to a single count of w ...
    Oct. 14, 2015 - 2:38 pm
  • Glen Ellyn District 41 discusses board meeting format

    GLEN ELLYN – The current board agenda format was a topic of discussion at the Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education meeting Oct. 13.
    Oct. 14, 2015 - 1:00 pm
  • Franklin Middle School PTA accepting Holly Jolly Market donations

    WHEATON – The Franklin Middle School PTA is accepting donations for the Nov. 14 Holly Jolly Market fundraiser, according to a news release from the PT ...
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 7:25 pm
  • McHenry High School District 156 teachers contract details released

    McHENRY – When the McHenry Community High School District 156 teachers strike first was announced, 16-year-old Maddy Rudd's initial reaction was excit ...
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 3:10 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Where do you buy your pumpkins?
    At a pumpkin farm or festival
    At the grocery store
    At the farmers market