Light Snow
16°FLight SnowFull Forecast


  • Seton Montessori School plans benefit gala

    Seton Montessori School will present its annual Winter Ball benefit gala Jan. 30 at The Drake Oak Brook.
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 9:00 pm
  • Valley View School District Spelling Bee championship nears

    BOLINGBROOK – The Valley View School District 365U Spelling Bee championship takes place at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 2 at Humphrey Middle School in Bolingbrook.
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 8:00 pm
  • Glenbard Parent Series to discuss decision-making in adolescents

    The Glenbard Parent Series: Navigating Healthy Families will present "Age of Opportunity: The New Science of Adolescence" with Laurence Steinberg on J ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 4:39 pm
  • Diana Rauner's Chief of Staff talks Emlhurst, D-205, new role

    ELMHURST – Public service has been a part of Elmhurst resident Emily Bastedo's life for years. Now she's getting a chance to serve on a bigger stage a ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 9:57 pm
  • Student Art and Essay Contest to promote Westmont anniversary

    WESTMONT – To celebrate Westmont’s Tree City USA 20th anniversary, the Westmont Environmental Improvement Commission announces an Arbor Day Student Ar ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 7:00 pm
  • College of DuPage trustee claims effort afoot to reinstate Breuder

    GLEN ELLYN – College of DuPage trustee Frank Napolitano claims trustee Dianne McGuire wants to become board chairwoman so she can overturn the firings ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 7:55 pm
  • West Chicago District 33 Spelling Bee champion emerges

    WEST CHICAGOThe annual West Chicago Elementary School District 33 Spelling Bee final was hosted in t ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Eye Institute opens at Midwestern University in Downers Grove

    DOWNERS GROVE – Midwestern University in Downers Grove has added an eye clinic to the services provided in its Multispecialty Clinic, according to a u ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Passion for the job doesn't fade for longtime Hadley Junior High School art teacher

    GLEN ELLYN – As a wide-eyed new teacher at Hadley Junior High School, Frank Tomaszkiewicz didn't know quite what to expect when he arrived at the scho ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 1:48 pm
  • Downers Grove library celebrating 125th anniversary

    DOWNERS GROVE – This year is a major milestone for the Downers Grove Public Library as it marks 125 years since its opening.
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 8:30 am
  • College of DuPage interim president, board vice chairwoman butt heads at meeting

    GLEN ELLYN – College of DuPage acting interim President Joseph Collins got into a testy exchange with Board of Trustees Vice Chairwoman Deanne Mazzoch ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 12:43 am
  • Hinsdale South yearbook scores repeat All-American award

    HINSDALEHinsdale South High School announced its yearbook Vespa earned a rating of All-American from ...
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 9:00 pm
  • McHenry County school officials: Cost per pupil factors in location, demographics, more

    Across McHenry County, school districts have spent anywhere between $8,800 to $15,400 per student, the most recent Illinois Department of Education da ...
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 6:54 pm
  • New superintendent for McHenry School District 156 to come from Skokie

    McHENRY – The next superintendent of McHenry Community High School District 156 was introduced by the school board Tuesday night.
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 12:33 pm
  • Illinois Community College Board waits to make College of DuPage trustee appointment

    Illinois Community College Board Chairman Lazaro Lopez is not yet ready to appoint a trustee to fill a vacancy on the College of DuPage Board of Trust ...
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 2:33 pm
  • Reader Poll

    What do you like best about the western suburbs?
    Access to Chicago
    High quality schools
    Diverse local merchants
    Local cultural events and venues