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  • Kaneland High School community on alert after threat

    MAPLE PARK – The Kaneland High School community is on alert this week, according to an email communication sent to families in the district. The email ...
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 11:25 pm
  • Chicago Blackhawks' Jonathan Toews visits Wheaton school with gift of hockey

    WHEATON – The second the image of Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews flashed across a projector screen in the Monroe Middle School gym, high-pi ...
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 9:08 pm
  • Downers Grove District 99 to host workshop on learning strategies

    DOWNERS GROVE – Community High School District 99 will host its Keys to Academic Success for Parents program, the district announced in a news release ...
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 4:30 pm
  • Fox River Grove School District 3 approves tentative levy increase

    FOX RIVER GROVE – The Fox River Grove District 3 Board voted Monday to ask taxpayers for a ballooned tax levy of $5.48 million, not including bonds.
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 4:05 pm
  • St. Charles moves graduation to DeKalb

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – St. Charles School District 303 is taking a break from the Sears Centre. Begi ...
    Nov. 9, 2015 - 10:12 pm
  • College of DuPage, Elmhurst College create transfer program for philosophy students

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst College and College of DuPage have partnered to give students the opportunity to earn an associate’s and bachelor’s degree in phi ...
    Nov. 9, 2015 - 6:00 pm
  • Huntley School District 158 board mulls alternative school proposal

    ALGONQUIN – A proposal to create an off-site alternative school that would provide certain students a higher level of academic and emotional support w ...
    Nov. 9, 2015 - 5:29 pm
  • Hinsdale Central to stage 'Arsenic and Old Lace'

    HINSDALE – Hinsdale Central High School’s Drama Group will present “Arsenic and Old Lace,” a black comedy.
    Nov. 9, 2015 - 3:00 pm
  • Western Springs library showcases Lyons Township student artwork

    WESTERN SPRINGS – Lyons Township High School student artists will be on display from Nov. 7 to 30 at Thomas Ford Public Library, 800 Chestnut St., Wes ...
    Nov. 7, 2015 - 10:00 am
  • Kaneland Education Association moves forward with intent to strike, but hopeful for new deal

    MAPLE PARK – Saying the goal is to allow Kaneland School District 302 to “attract and retain our teachers,” the chief negotiator for the Kaneland Educ ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • Hinsdale South to offer benefit Fall Craft Fair in Darien

    DARIEN – Hinsdale South High School’s Fall Craft Fair takes place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 7.“Enjo ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 9:00 pm
  • Batavia music teacher has mentored more than 1,500 students

    BATAVIA – The year when Carol Hoepe decided she could truly teach music composition was 2005.That’s ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 8:54 pm
  • College of DuPage outlines progress after Higher Learning Commission report

    After public outcry and a harsh report from the Higher Learning Commission earlier this year, the College of DuPage administration and Board of Truste ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 5:58 pm
  • La Grange Park school to hold consignment sale

    LA GRANGE PARK – Brook Park School, 1214 Raymond Ave., La Grange Park, will have gently used clothing and toys at a consignment sale from 8 a.m. to no ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 4:23 pm
  • Cary-Grove High School drama students take stage in fine arts center for first time

    CARY – During Thursday's performance of "Little Women" on the brand new Cary-Grove Fine Arts Center stage, it was refreshing for senior Kelsey Krigas ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 3:40 pm
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