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  • Lyons Township Transition Garden grows vegetables for community, experience for students

    LA GRANGE – Donavyn Coronado, a first-year student in Lyons Township High School’s Transition Program, usually doesn’t like to get dirty. But when the ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 7:32 am
  • Lyons Township High School evacuated after report of possible weapon

    WESTERN SPRINGS – The Lyons Township High School South Campus in Western Springs was evacuated Oct. 15 after someone reported seeing a man who may hav ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 5:24 pm
  • Lemont students dive into experiential learning, extracurricular activities

    LEMONT – Students at Oakwood and River Valley elementary schools and Old Quarry Middle School are learning by doing.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 8:05 am
  • Morton College plans for new Student Success Center

    CICERO – Demand for guidance and support services at Morton College has outpaced what the college is able to adequately provide, and now the Cicero-ba ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • DuPage, Cook County schools to partner for Options Fair for students with disabilities

    Several area high schools will join together to host an Options Fair for students with disabilities, aimed at helping them transition after graduating ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 8:07 am
  • Downers Grove Public Library celebrates 125th birthday

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Public Library is eager to celebrate its 125-year history with the community with a birthday party Oct. 16.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 7:30 pm
  • Morton East, West walk-ins call for education funding equality

    BERWYN – Students, parents and teachers at Morton East and West high schools showed their support for public education and demanded more funding equal ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 7:00 pm
  • Wheaton Warrenville South Tiger Marching Band hitting the right notes

    WHEATON – The Tiger Marching Band of Wheaton Warrenville South High School is hitting all the right notes this school year.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Wheaton-Warrenville District 200 gauges community support for $154M referendum

    WHEATON – Wheaton-Warrenville Community Unit School District 200 residents would strongly support such proposed projects as installing secured entries ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 7:45 am
  • Lemont High School hosts financial aid 'doubleheader'

    LEMONT – Lemont High School’s annual College Financial Aid Night begins at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 13.A Free ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 7:40 am
  • Samantha Bauer receives scholarship from Elmhurst American Association of University Women

    ELMHURST – Samantha Bauer is the recipient of the 2016 Returning Student Scholarship, which is presented by the American Association of University Wom ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 7:48 am
  • Crystal Lake residents working to tackle global wastewater treatment issue

    CRYSTAL LAKE – When Mohammed Haque took a trip home to South Asia, he was struck by the lack of infrastructure needed to treat wastewater.
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 8:10 am
  • La Grange District 102 to host final referendum forum

    LA GRANGE – La Grange School District 102 is hosting its final informational meeting to share facts and figures regarding an upcoming referendum with ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 8:01 am
  • Lawsuit filed by 3 College of DuPage trustees dismissed

    A lawsuit filed by College of DuPage trustees Dianne McGuire, Erin Birt and Joseph Wozniak against three of the college's law firms in an attempt to o ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 7:38 am
  • 19 York seniors named National Merit Commended students

    ELMHURST – Nineteen members of the York Community High School Class of 2017 have been named National Merit Commended Students, according to a District ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 4:00 pm
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