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Education

  • Lemont’s Celine Ratulowski selected for IHSA Student Advisory Committee

    LEMONT – Lemont High School sophomore Celine Ratulowski has been chosen to serve on the Student Advisory Committee of the Illinois High School Associa ...
    April 29, 2016 - 1:07 pm
  • Ruling clears fired College of DuPage controller of any wrongdoing

    An administrative law judge for the Illinois Department of Employment Security has ruled fired College of DuPage controller Lynn Sapyta did not intent ...
    April 29, 2016 - 9:01 am
  • Wheaton-Warrenville District 200 weighs Jefferson Early Childhood Center options

    WHEATON – No building has been more central to Community Unit School District 200's effort to address its facility needs than the Jefferson Early Chil ...
    April 29, 2016 - 6:52 am
  • Glenbard West High School responds to social media threat

    GLEN ELLYN – There will be an increased police presence at Glenbard West High School in the next few days following a social media post April 28 indic ...
    April 29, 2016 - 8:58 am
  • Grammys honor Downers Grove North music teacher Brayer Teague

    DOWNERS GROVE – During an April 22 presentation at Downers Grove North High School, the Grammy Foundation confirmed what many at the school already kn ...
    April 28, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Crystal Lake's Indian Prairie Elementary School celebrates 25 years with open house

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Indian Prairie Elementary School is inviting the community to an upcoming open house event to celebrate 25 years of serving Crystal Lak ...
    April 28, 2016 - 3:40 pm
  • McHenry County middle-schoolers test knowledge in scholastic bowl

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Paying attention in class during lessons about an ancient civilization paid off for Jake Hartman and his scholastic bowl team during Th ...
    April 28, 2016 - 5:17 pm
  • Villa Park soldier graduates with honors as food service specialist

    VILLA PARKSgt. Kyle Wolber of Villa Park was among three Illinois Army National Guard soldiers and 1 ...
    April 28, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Westmont student wins scholarship in Chipotle essay contest

    WESTMONT – Joining the ranks of accomplished writers of stage, screen and literature contributing to Chipotle’s “Cultivating Thought” author series is ...
    April 28, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • St. Mary Of Gostyn Catholic School lets student VOICES be heard

    Voices is an appropriate name for St. Mary of Gostyn Catholic School’s new literary magazine.  Initiated by Jennifer Kahlke,  Reading/Language Arts te ...
    April 28, 2016 - 10:59 am
  • Glenbard West to present 'As You Like It'

    GLEN ELLYN – Glenbard West High School in Glen Ellyn is finishing its theater season with one of William Shakespeare's most famous comedies, "As You L ...
    April 28, 2016 - 8:00 am
  • West Chicago High School to present 'Drowsy Chaperone' musical comedy

    WEST CHICAGO – Wego Drama at West Chicago Community High School next week will present “The Drowsy Chaperone,” a hit musical comedy.
    April 27, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Benedictine University marks installation of 11th president

    LISLE – Michael Brophy officially was recognized as the 11th president of Benedictine University during an April 8 ceremony commemorating his installa ...
    April 27, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • West Chicago students excel in national contest

    WEST CHICAGO – Two students representing Leman Middle School in West Chicago recently received perfect scores in the second of three meets for this ye ...
    April 27, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • College of DuPage's STEM-CON to spotlight wonders of science

    From watching the release of a weather balloon to controlling a 200-pound robot, those attending the inaugural STEM-CON on April 30 at the College of ...
    April 26, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Reader Poll

    How do you like to spend Mother's Day?
    Doing whatever Mom wants to do.
    I'm the mom, and I just want to see/hear from family
    Mom's no longer with us, but it's a day to remember her
    I don't mark Mother's Day