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  • Fox River Grove School District 3 optimistic about social-emotional learning curriculum

    FOX RIVER GROVE – During their sustained silent reading period, a handful of eighth-grade students at Fox River Grove Middle School stood in the hall ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 11:28 pm
  • U.S. Rep. Lipinski nominates 3 Lemont students for U.S. service academies

    Three students from Lemont have been nominated by U.S. Rep. Dan Lipinski, D-Western Springs, for admission to the U.S. service academies, according to ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 3:07 pm
  • Woodstock School District 200 survey respondents prioritize programming over consolidation

    WOODSTOCK – Woodstock Community Unit School District 200 parents and other Woodstock-area residents are concerned more about educational programming t ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 7:36 pm
  • Woodstock North High School Assistant Principal Steven Rick dies over weekend

    WOODSTOCK – If a person could survive on love alone, Steven Rick could have lived forever, his family members said.
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 11:33 pm
  • Morton College undergoes reorganization

    CICERO – Three administrators will transition to new roles and two positions will not be filled following the departure of Morton College Provost Mudd ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 11:45 pm
  • Wheaton College panel addresses election, divisions within society

    WHEATON – White evangelical Christians overwhelmingly voted for Donald Trump in November's presidential election.
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 12:57 pm
  • District 89 board agrees to delay proposed boundary changes

    GLEN ELLYN – The Community Consolidated School District 89 Board of Education on Feb. 4 agreed with the recommendation of Superintendent Emily Tammaru ...
    Feb. 4, 2017 - 1:58 pm
  • District 89 superintendent recommends delaying boundary changes

    GLEN ELLYN – Community Consolidated School District 89 Superintendent Emily Tammaru is recommending that proposed boundary changes for the district be ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 5:46 pm
  • District 89 parents voice concerns about proposed boundary changes

    GLEN ELLYN – Community Consolidated School District 89 parents upset about a proposal to redraw the district's boundaries to deal with its surging enr ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 8:19 am
  • Lyons Township teacher, coach receives VFW Teacher of the Year Award

    LA GRANGE – It’s an honor that has humbled Lyons Township High School physical education teacher and men’s swimming coach Scott Walker. The veteran ed ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 1:30 pm
  • Planning ahead for a private Catholic School education

    Many families, regardless of religious affiliation, desire an excellent private Catholic school education for their children.  While the costs aren’t ...
    Jan. 30, 2017 - 1:55 pm
  • Huntley High School starts off-site alternative program for students looking to catch up

    HUNTLEY – Everyone is capable of graduating high school, Huntley High School Associate Principal of Student Services Danyce Letkewicz said, but some s ...
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 11:04 pm
  • 80+ nonprofits gather in McHenry County's People in Need Forum

    CRYSTAL LAKE – More than 80 nonprofits gathered Saturday morning at McHenry County College to network, collaborate and provide resources to each other ...
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 11:06 pm
  • D-41 School Board fills board vacancy

    GLEN ELLYN – Lori Taylor has been appointed to fill a vacancy on the Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education following the resignation of boa ...
    Jan. 27, 2017 - 3:04 pm
  • Lemont High School presents student-directed 'A Night of One Acts'

    LEMONT – Typically during a high school play, there’s an adult directing the entire production.At th ...
    Jan. 27, 2017 - 9:30 am