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  • Lemont schools start new year with some changes

    LEMONTWhile students adjust to being back in school, they may notice some changes this year.Lemont-B ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 10:02 am
  • West Chicago Community High School to present "Almost, Maine"

    WEST CHICAGO – The 2015-16 Wego Drama season will begin at West Chicago Community High School with the student directors showcase production of John C ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 8:00 am
  • School District 100 launches new bi-lingual program

    BERWYN – Berwyn South School District 100 recently announced it will launch its new dual-language program at Emerson Elementary School when the school ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Lemont High School Marching Band's performance with Jennifer Hudson to broadcast Aug. 21 on ABC

    LEMONT – Lemont residents will finally get to see the Lemont High School Marching Band's performance with Jennifer Hudson at We Day Illinois when it i ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Wheaton District 200 students head back to school

    WHEATON – Students in Community Unit School District 200 returned to school this week after summer break to kick off the 2015-16 school year.
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 4:18 pm
  • Westmont District 201 receives facilities update

    WESTMONT – The Community Unit School District 201 in Westmont received an update on facilities improvements for district schools at its Aug. 11 meetin ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 2:00 pm
  • Palmisano: District 45 gears up for new year with eye on teamwork

    School District 45 will open its doors to more than 3,400 students Aug. 24. For all of us here, this is the most exciting time of year. Spending time ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 1:21 pm
  • Waubonsee Voices: Waubonsee meets local workforce training needs

    Many employers in the Waubonsee Community College district rely on temporary workers to augment their workforce. In fact, with 17,000 openings this ye ...
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 10:05 pm
  • Police urge safe driving during start of school year

    Police departments in the Tri-Cities area want motorists to help keep schools safe today and year-round.
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 10:04 pm
  • Kaneland, Geneva have highest Chicago-area graduation rates

    Two Kane County schools have the highest graduation rates in the greater Chicago area, according to the New-York based Hechinger Report and Chicago Ag ...
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 10:01 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: Kaneland plans homecoming parade

    ELBURN – Next month, Kaneland High School students will be able to participate in a homecoming parade.
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 9:54 pm
  • College of DuPage board to vote on Breuder ouster Aug. 20

    After months of controversy and weeks of legal questions, the Robert Breuder era at the College of DuPage may officially be at its end.
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 9:06 pm
  • District 204 seeks replacement for Shapiro on LT Board of Education

    LA GRANGE – Lyons Township High School District 204 will seek a replacement to fill the empty seat of the Board following the resignation of board mem ...
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 1:55 pm
  • School District 95 looks to move to district offices to free up school space

    BROOKFIELD – Finding enough space for classrooms has become an issue at S.E. Gross Middle School in Brookfield as the student population continues to ...
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 12:51 pm
  • Contractor suing Lyons Township High School over unpaid services

    LA GRANGE – Lyons Township High School is among the defendants in a lawsuit over unpaid services performed by a contractor.
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 12:45 pm
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