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  • “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
  • State Rep. Conroy to host women's empowerment summit at Elmhurst College

    ELMHURST – In an effort to raise awareness about violence against women and sexual assaults on college campuses, state Rep. Deb Conroy, D-Villa Park, ...
    Sept. 26, 2015 - 8:00 am
  • LT grad inducted into U.S.A. Gymnastics Hall of Fame

    LA GRANGE – La Grange Park native Mark Williams reached a new high in the world of gymnastics as he was inducted into the U.S.A. Gymnastics Hall of Fa ...
    Sept. 25, 2015 - 6:30 am
  • Addison Early Childhood Collaborative to host health resource fair

    ADDISON – The Addison Early Childhood Collaborative is sponsoring its fourth Addison Community Resource Fair from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 24 at Indian ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 5:24 pm
  • Riverside-Brookfield High School dedicates athletic center to 47th mayor of Chicago

    RIVERSIDE – The athletic complex at Riverside Brookfield High School carries a history back to the 1940s.
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 5:04 pm
  • No deal between McHenry District 156 school board, teachers union after 4 hours of negotiations

    McHENRY – A negotiation session that stretched for more than four hours Wednesday between the McHenry Community High School District 156 teachers unio ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 4:06 pm
  • District 155 officials will demolish Crystal Lake South bleachers eventually

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Illinois Supreme Court has sided with the city of Crystal Lake and three property owners in the case surrounding the controversial ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 2:23 pm
  • Family, friends happy with renaming College of DuPage building after local hero

    WHEATON – Amid the excitement and controversy of the College of DuPage Board of Trustees meeting Sept. 17 was a bit of celebration for a man who never ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 10:36 pm
  • Elmhurst teachers publish book on helpful teaching methods

    ELMHURST – A few members of Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 have worked together to publish a book, "Literacy and History in Action: Immer ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 2:00 pm
  • IC Catholic Prep in Elmhurst to host 'under the lights' event

    ELMHURST – As a part of IC Catholic Prep's mission to renovate its field, the Elmhurst high school recently installed five new stadium lights, which a ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • St. Charles North alumnus to compete on ‘The Voice’

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles North High School alumnus this fall will appear on NBC’s “The Voice” singing competition, one of his former teachers said.
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 10:05 pm
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