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  • North alumnus Jeffrey Austin’s ‘Voice’ audition airs

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles North High School alumnus made his debut Monday on NBC’s “The Voice” singing competition.
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 9:28 pm
  • Showing Spirit

    Batavia High School junior Addie Bobosky appeared ready for battle during the school’s homecoming week in September.
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 9:27 pm
  • Wheaton District 200 kicks off facilities-centered engagement with state of the district address

    WHEATON – For years, Community Unit School District 200 has been discussing publicly and internally what needed to be done to address its facility pro ...
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 3:30 pm
  • Cary School District 26 audit results in high financial score

    CARY – For the first time, auditors have estimated the highest level of financial soundness in the annual financial report for Cary Community Consolid ...
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 4:06 pm
  • Salt Creek School District 48 begins strategic planning process

    VILLA PARK – Board of Education members, administrators, teachers, parents and students began the task this month of setting the goals and laying the ...
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 10:07 pm
  • Community rallies to support reopening Buffalo Theater Ensemble at College of DuPage

    Members of the College of DuPage and the District 502 community are asking the school's Board of Trustees to reverse yet another decision by disgraced ...
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 10:05 pm
  • College of DuPage passes 2016 budget filled with $7.5 million in cuts

    The College of DuPage will shave a few million dollars off of what college staff has called a "bloated budget" and will cut back on what it asks from ...
    Sept. 28, 2015 - 10:50 pm
  • ‘Batavia Dream Team’ to take on Harlem Ambassadors

    BATAVIA – The “Batavia Dream Team” will take on the Harlem Ambassadors in a comedy basketball show that starts at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 11 at the Batavia Hig ...
    Sept. 28, 2015 - 10:25 pm
  • District 304 OKs $101M budget for ’16

    GENEVA – The Geneva District 304 School Board Monday unanimously approved a new budget for its fiscal 2016 that includes more than $101 million in exp ...
    Sept. 28, 2015 - 10:13 pm
  • Downers Grove District 99 board passes annual budget

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Community High School District 99 Board of Education approved the district's fiscal year 2015-16 budget during its Sept. 21 board ...
    Sept. 28, 2015 - 1:30 pm
  • “Caring For The Caregiver” Workshop At St. Mary Of Gostyn

    Many baby-boomers are finding themselves in charge of caring for their aging parents.  It’s a difficult situation to navigate, and many caregivers nee ...
    Sept. 28, 2015 - 9:05 am
  • Search firm lays out ideal District 99 superintendent candidate

    DOWNERS GROVE – After hearing from community members and staff at Community High School District 99, the search firm School Exec Connect has presented ...
    Sept. 28, 2015 - 7:40 am
  • West Chicago mayor visits Wenger Elementary School

    Mayor Ruben Pineda addresses second-grade students at Wenger Elementary School on Sept. 16.Pineda vi ...
    Sept. 28, 2015 - 7:00 am
  • Community Unit School District 200 talks budget, setting goals, committees, donations

    The Community Unit School District 200 Board of Education finalized a few long-gestating items – including its budget for next year – and gave updates ...
    Sept. 26, 2015 - 5:17 pm
  • Wheaton resident joins District 89 school board

    Wheaton resident Haydee Nunez was appointed Sept. 12 to fill a vacant seat on the Community Consolidated School District 89 Board of Education.
    Sept. 27, 2015 - 8:25 am
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