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  • Downers Grove Public Library celebrates 125th birthday

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Public Library is eager to celebrate its 125-year history with the community with a birthday party Oct. 16.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 7:30 pm
  • Morton East, West walk-ins call for education funding equality

    BERWYN – Students, parents and teachers at Morton East and West high schools showed their support for public education and demanded more funding equal ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 7:00 pm
  • Wheaton Warrenville South Tiger Marching Band hitting the right notes

    WHEATON – The Tiger Marching Band of Wheaton Warrenville South High School is hitting all the right notes this school year.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Wheaton-Warrenville District 200 gauges community support for $154M referendum

    WHEATON – Wheaton-Warrenville Community Unit School District 200 residents would strongly support such proposed projects as installing secured entries ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 7:45 am
  • Lemont High School hosts financial aid 'doubleheader'

    LEMONT – Lemont High School’s annual College Financial Aid Night begins at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 13.A Free ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 7:40 am
  • Samantha Bauer receives scholarship from Elmhurst American Association of University Women

    ELMHURST – Samantha Bauer is the recipient of the 2016 Returning Student Scholarship, which is presented by the American Association of University Wom ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 7:48 am
  • Crystal Lake residents working to tackle global wastewater treatment issue

    CRYSTAL LAKE – When Mohammed Haque took a trip home to South Asia, he was struck by the lack of infrastructure needed to treat wastewater.
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 8:10 am
  • La Grange District 102 to host final referendum forum

    LA GRANGE – La Grange School District 102 is hosting its final informational meeting to share facts and figures regarding an upcoming referendum with ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 8:01 am
  • Lawsuit filed by 3 College of DuPage trustees dismissed

    A lawsuit filed by College of DuPage trustees Dianne McGuire, Erin Birt and Joseph Wozniak against three of the college's law firms in an attempt to o ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 7:38 am
  • 19 York seniors named National Merit Commended students

    ELMHURST – Nineteen members of the York Community High School Class of 2017 have been named National Merit Commended Students, according to a District ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • St. Petronille students remove invasive plants from Churchill Park

    GLEN ELLYN – St. Petronille Catholic School students help remove harmful, invasive plants the week of Sept. 26 from Churchill Park in Glen Ellyn.
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 2:15 pm
  • Prairie Ridge High School launches business incubator for student entrepreners

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Budding student entrepreneurs attending Prairie Ridge High School now have a chance to see what it takes to make their dreams of a comp ...
    Oct. 9, 2016 - 12:25 am
  • College of DuPage board approves settlement in federal lawsuit

    The College of DuPage Board of Trustees on Oct. 7 voted to pay a $60,000 settlement to a former COD employee who had filed a federal lawsuit against t ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 7:54 am
  • 'Best of Berwyn' students paint mural with North Berwyn Park District

    BERWYN – A group of Berwyn students is helping to bring the North Berwyn Park District’s new cultural arts center to life by painting a mural on the s ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • Award-winning author, illustrator talks to Glen Crest students

    GLEN ELLYN – Ben Hatke has captured the imaginations of children across the country with his words and illustrations.
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 10:32 am
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