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  • Police make arrest in recent Wheaton College student kidnapping

    WHEATON – DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin and Glen Ellyn Police Chief Philip Norton will host a news conference at 5 p.m. Sept. 2 about t ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 6:14 pm
  • Youth Crossroads documentary highlights teen anxiety, depression

    BERWYN – Eight teens from Berwyn and Cicero helped produce a documentary about their community's struggle with anxiety and depression in local adolesc ...
    Sept. 6, 2016 - 6:52 am
  • Woodstock School District 200 budget on display

    WOODSTOCK – School District 200’s tentative budget is on display, and a public hearing will be held at the Sept. 27 board meeting, when its adoption w ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 12:30 am
  • First in-school food pantry opens in Algonquin-based School District 300

    CARPENTERSVILLE – About 130 families attended the grand opening of the District 300 Food Pantry on Wednesday at Carpentersville Middle School, pantry ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • Crystal Lake-based School District 155 records highest ACT composite yet

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Community High School District 155 ended its affiliation with the ACT with a bang.The ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 12:23 am
  • Project B3 teaches Crystal Lake middle schoolers digital responsibility

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Every middle school student from Crystal Lake Elementary District 47 was given a Google Chromebook when the new school year started. As ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Elmhurst honors life of Annie LeGere with passing of LeGere Law

    ELMHURST – A year after their daughter's death of an allergic reaction, Shelly and John LeGere stood alongside state and local lawmakers, family, frie ...
    Sept. 4, 2016 - 8:16 am
  • St. James the Apostle Catholic School in Glen Ellyn celebrates 50th anniversary

    GLEN ELLYN – As a first-grade teacher and assistant principal at St. James the Apostle Catholic School in Glen Ellyn, Maureen Garvey wants to make sur ...
    Sept. 5, 2016 - 6:51 am
  • Crystal Lake Park District to host Home School Expo for home-schooling community

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake Park District is hosting a Home School Expo on Sept. 13 for home-schooling families.
    Sept. 1, 2016 - 12:38 am
  • Olympians Kelsey Robinson, John Vande Velde return to St. Francis High School

    WHEATON – St. Francis High School sophomore and varsity volleyball player Ashley Zulauf is inspired by the competitive spirit of 2010 St. Francis grad ...
    Sept. 5, 2016 - 7:01 am
  • Berwyn District 100 finds allegations of students being punished for speaking Spanish to be 'unfounded'

    BERWYN – Berwyn South School District 100 has found allegations that Emerson Elementary School students were punished for speaking Spanish in class to ...
    Sept. 1, 2016 - 11:32 am
  • Glenbard East dean receives award from President Obama

    LOMBARD – President Barack Obama recently named Glenbard East High School Dean Mike Fumagalli a recipient of the Presidential Award for Excellence in ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Berwyn District 100 celebrates start of school

    BERWYN – The Berwyn Park District and Berwyn South School District 100 said goodbye to summer with a day of food, fun and games at Proksa Park.
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 11:30 am
  • York Distinguished Alumni Program announces 2016 Dukes of Distinction

    ELMHURST – The York Distinguished Alumni Program recently announced the 2016 Dukes of Distinction.Th ...
    Sept. 5, 2016 - 6:57 am
  • St. Louise de Marillac School launches redesigned website

    LA GRANGE PARK – St. Louise de Marillac School has launched a newly redesigned website at slmschool.org.
    Aug. 29, 2016 - 7:00 pm
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