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  • Crystal Lake School District 47 board approves tentative levy increase

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The potential addition of air conditioning to schools and a life safety review of facilities are among the items driving the recently a ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 4:34 pm
  • ‘Romeo and Juliet’ headed to Kaneland

    MAPLE PARK – Kaneland High School junior Mace Jendruczek said he was excited when he learned the school’s fall play would be “Romeo and Juliet.”
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 9:38 pm
  • Downers Grove District 99 proposes tax levy, discusses master facility plan

    DOWNERS GROVE – Community High School District 99 presented its tentative 2015 property tax levy during the Nov. 16 board of education meeting.
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 9:00 pm
  • McHenry School District 156 approves 1.5 percent tentative levy increase

    McHENRY – McHenry Community High School District 156 is asking taxpayers for a total 2015 tax levy of $22.8 million, not including bond and interest, ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 6:22 pm
  • Crystal Lake-based School District 155 board to keep 2015 tax levy flat

    CRYSTAL LAKE – After unanimously rejecting a proposal to ask for an increase in property tax dollars, the Community High School District 155 Board vot ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 4:41 pm
  • Park Junior High School in La Grange Park performs 'Hello, Dolly!'

    LA GRANGE PARK – Park Junior High School students Rita Nelson (Dolly) and Roland Dale (Horace Vandergelder) perform in "Hello, Dolly!" at the La Grang ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 1:30 pm
  • St. Mary of Gostyn Offers After-School STEM Classes For Students

    With the challenging environment in today’s working world, it’s never too early to start educating kids about Science, Technology, Engineering, and Ma ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • Elmhurst, District 205 kick off budget talks

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst officials officially started discussion on the proposed 2016 budget. The budget ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 10:33 am
  • Batavia School Board supports having synthetic turf design proposal

    BATAVIA – The Batavia Public School District 101 Board on Tuesday supported having specific details on what having a synthetic turf field would look l ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Waubonsee Voices: How to put career development on your to-do list

    As the to-do list season kicks off this month with holiday preparations and festivities, it’s no wonder a less celebratory emotion tends to surface fo ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 6:52 pm
  • St. Cletus School in La Grange raises nearly $3,000 for UNICEF

    LA GRANGE – The National Junior Honor Society at St. Cletus School in La Grange sponsored a trick-or-treat for UNICEF drive Oct. 31.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 2:02 pm
  • 'Rash of vandalism and graffiti' reported at Kaneland High School

    MAPLE PARK – Kaneland High School on Monday experienced “a rash of vandalism and graffiti,” including a threat that was deemed not to be credible, acc ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 8:00 pm
  • Aurelio’s to offer Geneva students’ specialty pizzas

    GENEVA – Some Geneva High School students will put their marketing skills to the test Wednesday at a downtown Geneva restaurant.
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 6:52 pm
  • UPDATED: Glen Ellyn's Churchill Elementary School 'all clear' after bomb threat

    GLEN ELLYN – It is now safe for Churchill Elementary School students and staff to return to the Glen Ellyn school, after being evacuated this morning ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 8:40 pm
  • Glenbard North to stage comic 'I Hate Hamlet'

    CAROL STREAM – Students will perform the comedy “I Hate Hamlet” from Nov. 19 to 21 at Glenbard North High School in Carol Stream.
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 9:00 pm
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