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Education

  • Lemont High School names newest Alumni Hall of Fame inductees

    LEMONT – Lemont High School’s Alumni Hall of Fame welcomed its second class of inductees when three graduates – Leo Cattoni ’69. Terry Duffy ’73 and S ...
    April 6, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Effort to bring Buffalo Theatre Ensemble back to College of DuPage continues

    Supporters of the Buffalo Theatre Ensemble will again ask the College of DuPage Board of Trustees to reinstate the ensemble as a resident theater comp ...
    April 6, 2016 - 4:53 pm
  • Lemont students vote on favorite books

    LEMONT – Oakwood School students in Lemont annually vote on their favorite Monarch-nominated book for Monarch Book Award: Illinois’ K-3 Readers’ Choic ...
    April 5, 2016 - 7:00 pm
  • Downers Grove District 58 recognized again for financial excellence

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Illinois State Board of Education awarded Downers Grove Grade School District 58 with a Financial Recognition rating on the distri ...
    April 5, 2016 - 11:30 am
  • DuPage County, SCARCE to host 10th annual high school sustainable design challenge

    DuPage County and SCARCE will celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Sustainable Design Challenge for high school students April 5, according to a coun ...
    April 4, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Larson: Leaders need to 'hold hands and stick together' to find solutions

    Hardly a day goes by without the news headlines detailing the conflict, in-fighting and bickering among our politicians. In newspapers, online and on ...
    April 4, 2016 - 3:07 pm
  • Western Springs School District 101 to offer preschool screening

    WESTERN SPRINGS – Western Springs School District 101 will begin taking preschool screening appointments April 7.
    April 4, 2016 - 1:47 pm
  • Elmhurst Park District awards 2 contracts for Playground for Everyone construction

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Park District board awarded two contracts March 23 for the Playground for Everyone project in Butterfield Park.
    April 1, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Churchill Elementary School in Glen Ellyn eliminates portable classrooms

    GLEN ELLYN – Churchill Elementary School second-grade student Garrett Carlson, 8, was recently doing Internet research on Benjamin Franklin while plop ...
    April 3, 2016 - 7:30 am
  • Lyons Township student to be part of Robert Ballard's ocean exploration program

    LA GRANGE – It’s an experience only eight high school students in the country get to enjoy each year, and this year, Lyons Township High School junior ...
    April 1, 2016 - 8:08 pm
  • Downers Grove North students reach new heights with weather balloon project

    DOWNERS GROVEA team of Downers Grove North High School students is learning the trials and tribulati ...
    April 1, 2016 - 8:01 pm
  • 3 candidates vying to be next College of DuPage president

    Three candidates are vying to be the next president of the College of DuPage.The members of the coll ...
    April 1, 2016 - 7:56 pm
  • Riverside Center for Education to host CD release concert in Wheaton

    It’s not often that elementary and middle school students get to participate in producing a CD, but that’s exactly what several students at Riverside ...
    March 31, 2016 - 9:24 pm
  • Lemont senior wins Daughters of the American Revolution award

    LEMONT – Lemont High School senior Kelly Nolan was one of six students to earn the Daughters of the American Revolution Good Citizen Award.
    March 31, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • St. Mary of Gostyn Catholic School Makes A Difference For Families

    There are many benefits to attending a private Catholic school.  At St. Mary of Gostyn, the wonderful faculty and staff, the curriculum that is challe ...
    March 31, 2016 - 7:07 am
  • Reader Poll

    How do you like to spend Mother's Day?
    Doing whatever Mom wants to do.
    I'm the mom, and I just want to see/hear from family
    Mom's no longer with us, but it's a day to remember her
    I don't mark Mother's Day