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  • Lawsuit claims Downers Grove District 58 failed to provide adequate security for bullied student

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove Grade School District 58 failed to provide adequate security for a bullied student, according to a lawsuit filed Jan. 5 ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 2:55 pm
  • Challenged Kaneland candidates to remain on April election ballot

    GENEVA – The three Kaneland School District 302 Board hopefuls whose candidacy for the April 7 election had been challenged will remain on the ballot, ...
    Jan. 12, 2015 - 10:13 pm
  • For Glenbard, iPads becoming 'the norm'

    Glenbard Township High School District 87 administrators and teachers are pleased with the progress students have made since the district's iPad rollo ...
    Jan. 12, 2015 - 2:39 pm
  • District 93 Mentor Program provides support for students

    BLOOMINGDALE – The volunteers in Community Consolidated School District 93's Mentor Program must be three things: caring, concerned and consistent.
    Jan. 12, 2015 - 1:56 pm
  • Fox River Grove District 3 considering property tax abatement

    FOX RIVER GROVE – School District 3 again is looking at whether to abate property taxes for property owners.
    Jan. 12, 2015 - 1:00 pm
  • Westmont D-201 School Board to weigh third referendum request at Tuesday meeting

    WESTMONT – During a board meeting Tuesday night, Westmont School District 201 is expected to vote whether to pursue a third referendum request to fund ...
    Jan. 12, 2015 - 12:28 pm
  • Ticknor: A memorable 2014 at Lemont HS

    Looking back on 2014, it’s clear that it was one of the best years ever for Lemont High School’s extra-curricular program – if not its best year ever!
    Jan. 12, 2015 - 10:29 am
  • District 99 re-sets final exams due to recent school closings

    DOWNERS GROVE – Due to the weather-related school closings Wednesday and Thursday, Community High School District 99 has adjusted the dates for first ...
    Jan. 12, 2015 - 10:27 am
  • Morton West senior to attend Oberlin with 4-year scholarship

    CICERO – Morton West High School senior Olivia Woods, of Berwyn, will receive a four-year education at Oberlin College to pursue a degree in the medic ...
    Jan. 12, 2015 - 10:21 am
  • Decision to close school for bad weather not an easy one for superintendents

    The decision to close schools because the snow is too high or the temperatures are too low isn't made easily. Neither is the decision to keep schools ...
    Jan. 12, 2015 - 10:59 am
  • Former NBA player to talk with Hinsdale Central students about substance abuse

    HINSDALE – An event in February will discuss the dangers of substance abuse with Hinsdale Central High School students and the Hinsdale community.
    Jan. 15, 2015 - 10:37 am
  • ECC, WCC officials react to president’s tuition-free college proposal

    Elgin Community College President David Sam said Friday he can see the benefits of America’s College Promise, President Barack Obama’s proposal to mak ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 11:17 pm
  • Seeking a solution

    School districts serving the Tri-Cities and western Kane County aren’t procrastinating.By the start ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 8:20 pm
  • West Chicago District 33 to hold PARCC town hall meeting

    WEST CHICAGO – The West Chicago Elementary School District 33 Board of Education will host a town hall meeting Monday, the district announced in a new ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 5:24 pm
  • Lombard to see contested village, school elections

    LOMBARD – Many of the local races Lombard residents will decide this April will be contested, according to information provided by the village and the ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 5:22 pm
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