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  • D-89 looking at boundary changes to deal with enrollment growth

    GLEN ELLYN – A Community Consolidated School District 89 enrollment committee has recommended redrawing the district's boundaries to deal with the dis ...
    Jan. 27, 2017 - 5:02 pm
  • Five people seeking to fill vacancy on Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education

    GLEN ELLYN – Five people have filed to fill a vacancy on the Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education following the resignation of board membe ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 4:35 pm
  • La Grange D-102 votes to remain in special education cooperative

    LA GRANGE – La Grange Elementary School District 102 will continue to out-source certain services for students with special needs to a special educati ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 8:00 am
  • 2 men allegedly try to rob LT student outside Western Springs campus

    WESTERN SPRINGS – Two men reportedly tried to rob a Lyons Township High School student while he was sitting on a bench near the main entrance of the s ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 9:47 am
  • St. Mary of Gostyn Catholic School offers tuition transfer grants for new students

    St. Mary of Gostyn Catholic School offers tuition transfer grants for new students If you’re intere ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 9:36 am
  • Crystal Lake students attend President Donald Trump’s inauguration

    While many were watching the presidential inauguration on their TVs, Nichole Kiddy and Alex Harris, eighth-graders at Hannah Beardsley Middle School i ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 12:03 am
  • College of DuPage board candidate knocked off ballot

    The College of DuPage Electoral Board on Jan. 19 ruled that Board of Trustees candidate Husna Ghani should not be on the April 4 ballot because her no ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 4:38 pm
  • Scholarship honors late Glenbard West graduate

    GLEN ELLYN – Throughout his 16-month battle with brain cancer, 2011 Glenbard West High School graduate Andrew Garwood stayed positive.
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 10:17 am
  • Ballots taking shape for Downers Grove school district races

    DOWNERS GROVE – Though the ballot is not yet finalized, those vying for seats on the Downers Grove Grade School District 58 and Community High School ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 9:00 am
  • Prairie Grove School District 46 awarded $7,222 grant to get LED lights

    PRAIRIE GROVE – Prairie Grove Consolidated School District 46 has been awarded $7,222 to replace broken and inefficient light fixtures at Prairie Grov ...
    Jan. 20, 2017 - 12:57 am
  • Congress Park School holds food drive for pantry

    BROOKFIELD – Congress Park School fifth-graders Lillian Shambo (from left), Tony Wings, Jack Hogan, Madisyn Mazgay, Kaitlyn Mazgay and Abbey Turgeon d ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 9:00 pm
  • Larson: Leveraging the recent election for growth and development

    Despite the polarizing and contentious nature of the recent election, our local public schools’ faculty and staff members have been diligent and proac ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 8:00 pm
  • St. Joseph students collect winter gear

    DOWNERS GROVE – St. Joseph School in Downers Grove students Jason Mihalik (back, from left), Lina Audiejaitis, Addison Haggerty, Carly Lange (front, f ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 7:30 pm
  • Patrick: Transition 99 Program students positively impact businesses

    Dr. Seuss wrote: “Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.” As the vocational coordinator for the Tr ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 7:00 am
  • Crystal Lake School District 47 school board OKs 4-year teachers union contract

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Teachers in Crystal Lake Elementary School District 47 will receive 3.75 percent annual raises under a new four-year contract.
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 12:32 am