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  • Two Wheaton Warrenville South graduates receive National Merit scholarships

    WHEATON – A pair of recent Wheaton Warrenville South High School graduates have each been awarded a $2,500 National Merit Scholarship, according to a ...
    June 28, 2015 - 10:00 am
  • North Central College honors Brookfield senior student

    NAPERVILLE – Jonathon Kingzette, a resident of Brookfield, was named Outstanding Senior Man for 2015 by North Central College in Naperville.
    June 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • College of DuPage weighs future of controversial Waterleaf Restaurant

    The on-campus Waterleaf Restaurant at College of DuPage may undergo some drastic changes in the near future.
    June 30, 2015 - 1:34 pm
  • Kaneland fiber optics project moves forward

    SUGAR GROVE – Kaneland’s school board Monday unanimously approved an intergovernmental agreement with the village of Elburn regarding a project that w ...
    June 25, 2015 - 7:54 pm
  • Lemont School District 113A Board debates selling Derby Road property

    LEMONT – The Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A Board of Education advised the district to seek a price quote for an appraisal on unused l ...
    June 25, 2015 - 4:24 pm
  • Helton: District 88 shares highlights from 2014-15 school year

    On June 7, nearly 1,000 students walked across the stage during the commencement ceremonies at Addison Trail and Willowbrook high schools and into the ...
    June 24, 2015 - 2:42 pm
  • Lyons Township High School's principal, assistant principal nominated for Principal of the Year

    LA GRANGE – The principal and assistant principal of Lyons Township High School were among those recently nominated for Principal of the Year by the W ...
    June 24, 2015 - 12:30 pm
  • Downers Grove North student petitions for autism awareness program

    DOWNERS GROVE – Zach Steele felt judged during his freshman year at Downers Grove North High School. But now he's reaching out to put an end to that j ...
    June 24, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • St. Mary of Gostyn’s Spring Basket Program Delights Children In Need

    Somewhere in Kentucky lives a little girl who has touched many hearts and inspired the giving of clothing and toys to many other needy children, and s ...
    July 1, 2015 - 9:52 am
  • Visions summit offers look into future for Waubonsee

    SUGAR GROVE – The mood was optimistic Tuesday at Waubonsee Community College as members of the community gathered to discuss a vision for the future o ...
    June 23, 2015 - 11:11 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: Reluctant approval for Kaneland communications consultant

    SUGAR GROVE – Kaneland’s school board members, with some reluctance, provided a green light for a communications consultant during the summer months o ...
    June 23, 2015 - 6:26 pm
  • Glen Ellyn District 41 administrators to oversee task force

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education met June 22 to discuss who will facilitate the Facilities Community Task Force and h ...
    June 24, 2015 - 10:41 am
  • Elmhurst College to host info session on graduate programs

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst College School for Professional Studies will host a free information session on its graduate programs July 14 in the Founders ...
    June 23, 2015 - 11:25 am
  • Legacy Guild awards $85,000 to Lyons Township Scholars

    LA GRANGE – The Legacy Guild, a locally run nonprofit that raises college scholarship funds for area students who have lost a parent, recently announc ...
    June 23, 2015 - 5:00 am
  • Plainfield school board approves video cameras for buses

    PLAINFIELD – Plainfield School District 202 Board members approved buying video cameras for buses, along with several construction projects and a time ...
    June 22, 2015 - 9:57 pm
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