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Education

  • Wheaton-Warrenville District 200 looks at possible spring referendum

    WHEATON – The Wheaton-Warrenville Community Unit School District 200 Board of Education has begun planning for a possible spring referendum to pay for ...
    June 13, 2016 - 6:41 am
  • Former Notre Dame swimmer to talk about recovery, faith at Benedictine University

    LISLE – Former Notre Dame swimmer turned author Haley Scott DeMaria will visit Benedictine University on June 15 to speak about her recovery from para ...
    June 10, 2016 - 9:00 am
  • Downers Grove South track stars get pups named after them

    DOWNERS GROVE – A trio of Downers Grove South High School track stars now share names with three puppies at a local rescue organization, according to ...
    June 10, 2016 - 7:44 am
  • Wheaton College's proposed welcome center moves forward

    WHEATON – Wheaton College has been given the green light to build a welcome center on its campus.Whe ...
    June 10, 2016 - 7:42 am
  • Wheaton resident receives Kristina Wesselman Memorial Scholarship

    Glenbard South High School student Kristina Wesselman was known for being a leader.Michael Thompson, ...
    June 12, 2016 - 7:32 am
  • Elmhurst Public Library considers building space for DIY projects

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Public Library is working on the design of a new space for crafting and do-it-yourself projects.
    June 8, 2016 - 9:00 am
  • Berwyn man pleads guilty to stalking Riverside Brookfield High School teacher

    A Berwyn man has pleaded guilty to stalking and harassing a Riverside Brookfield High School teacher, according to a Riverside Police Department news ...
    June 9, 2016 - 6:55 am
  • Lemont Township's Taylor Campos wins scholarship

    LEMONT – Taylor Campos of Lemont Township recently was awarded the Delbert Miller Scholarship by the Township Officials of Illinois.
    June 7, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Hinsdale District 86 teacher negotiations break for summer

    HINSDALE – Hinsdale Township High School District 86 and the Hinsdale High School Teachers Association announced they have made significant progress i ...
    June 7, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Former Glen Ellyn District 41 board member returning to board

    GLEN ELLYN – Former Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education member William DiFabio will be returning to the board.
    June 8, 2016 - 6:58 am
  • Jacobs High School grad to receive $2,500 scholarship

    CARPENTERSVILLE – A Jacobs High School graduate was one of five students in the state to be selected to receive a $2,500 cash grant through the Back 2 ...
    June 6, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • Three McHenry County College employees honored for excellence

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Three McHenry County College employees have received the annual National Institute of Staff and Organizational Development’s Excellence ...
    June 5, 2016 - 12:43 am
  • School District 300 chief academic officer to take superintendent job in California

    ALGONQUIN – After a year as Algonquin-based Community Unit School District 300’s chief academic officer, Benjamin Churchill is moving to the sunny bea ...
    June 5, 2016 - 12:42 am
  • Woodstock High School teacher retires to join McHenry County environmental group

    WOODSTOCK – A longtime Woodstock Community Unit School District 200 teacher, with a propensity for projects intersecting conservation and education, i ...
    June 5, 2016 - 12:40 am
  • Glen Ellyn District 41 board to appoint new member

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education members are set to appoint a new board member June 6 to fill a vacancy on the board.
    June 3, 2016 - 1:52 pm
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