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  • Lemont High School prepares for full launch of 1:1 program

    LEMONT – When Lemont High School students begin a new academic year next fall, they and their parents can start off the school year prepared for the i ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 4:30 pm
  • Letter: Civics education gives students tools to make decisions

    To the editor:One statistic about the 2016 election stood out to me: Only about 50 percent of eligib ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 4:04 pm
  • LT to host Special Olympics Pack the Place

    LA GRANGE – Lyons Township High School will host a Pack the Place on Jan. 13 for its Special Olympic athletes in the North Campus Fieldhouse.
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 4:00 pm
  • Downers Grove district 58, 99 boards voice lack of support for annexation

    DOWNERS GROVE – Both of the major public school districts in Downers Grove took votes during their Jan. 9 meetings to express their lack of support fo ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 12:01 pm
  • Downers Grove District 58 board unanimously approves superintendent contract

    DOWNERS GROVE – Months after a packed and tense board meeting caused the superintendent of Downers Grove Grade School District 58 to ask the Board of ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 11:30 am
  • Glen Ellyn District 41 board member resigns over concerns about substitute teaching duties

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education member Willie DiFabio on Jan. 9 resigned from the board and will no longer be a candidat ...
    Jan. 9, 2017 - 11:27 pm
  • Glen Ellyn District 41 referendum to build Hadley addition to appear on April 4 ballot

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education on Jan. 9 unanimously voted to put a $24.2 million referendum on the April 4 ballot ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 8:02 am
  • Wheaton College to sell radio station

    WHEATON – Wheaton College has filed an application to sell and transfer its radio station license to Educational Media Foundation, according to a news ...
    Jan. 9, 2017 - 9:00 pm
  • La Grange District 102 to hold LADSE focus group forum

    LA GRANGE – As La Grange District 102 reviews its relationship with the La Grange Area Department of Special Education, it will hold a focus group for ...
    Jan. 9, 2017 - 8:33 pm
  • Downers Grove officials share New Year's resolutions

    DOWNERS GROVE – Each year, Suburban Life reaches out to some of the community's leaders and public officials to see what resolutions they are setting ...
    Jan. 6, 2017 - 3:00 pm
  • Cossitt Avenue School fourth-grader remembered as 'very gifted' artist

    LA GRANGE – Cossitt Avenue School will have additional counselors and social workers on site when students return from winter break Jan. 9, after the ...
    Jan. 6, 2017 - 11:18 am
  • Looking ahead: Downers Grove stories to watch include civic center redevelopment, District 58 elections

    DOWNERS GROVE – Many are hoping that 2017 is a better year than 2016, and the residents of Downers Grove certainly have several items to keep an eye o ...
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 3:20 pm
  • Cossitt Avenue School in La Grange responds to loss of student

    LA GRANGE – In a message to parents, Cossitt Avenue School Principal Michael Michowski offered the school community's support to the family of a fourt ...
    Jan. 6, 2017 - 11:20 am
  • Cossitt Avenue School fourth-grader dies in skiing accident

    LA GRANGE – A fourth-grader from Cossitt Avenue School in La Grange died Jan. 2 after a skiing accident.
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 11:40 am
  • St. Joan of Arc Catholic School celebrates Catholic Schools Week with service projects

    Catholic Schools Week is an annual national celebration of Catholic education in the U.S.  This year’s Catholic Schools Week will be observed January ...
    Jan. 4, 2017 - 1:25 pm