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  • Kaneland students attend leadership institute

    KANEVILLE – A group of Kaneland High School students recently participated in a leadership program to connect them with more opportunities for their f ...
    March 10, 2015 - 10:00 pm
  • Geneva District 304 fires bus driver, sends student to alternative school

    GENEVA – The Geneva District 304 school board voted to fire a bus driver and to send a student to an alternative school after a closed session this we ...
    March 10, 2015 - 10:53 pm
  • District 41 to extend contract with teacher's union, add 35 minutes to elementary school day

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education unanimously voted Monday to extend its contract with the Glen Ellyn Education Associ ...
    March 10, 2015 - 8:48 pm
  • New date announced for Westmont Junior High referendum meeting

    WESTMONT – Community Unit School District 201's referendum information meeting for Westmont Junior High School has been rescheduled, according to Boar ...
    March 10, 2015 - 8:19 pm
  • Elmhurst's York Community High School celebrates the arts (with video)

    ELMHURST – Music, dance, art and comedy filled the halls of York Community High School, as students and staff celebrated their annual Fine Arts Week f ...
    March 11, 2015 - 2:34 pm
  • McHenry County, Elgin colleges ahead of curve on adjunct faculty unionization

    CRYSTAL LAKE – For Marybeth Linse of Ingleside, the formation of an adjunct professor union several years ago at McHenry County College meant more tha ...
    March 10, 2015 - 5:16 pm
  • Former D. 96 superintendent overpayment deal could be approved by Friday

    RIVERSIDE – A tentative agreement to resolve overpayments made to former Riverside Elementary School District 96 Superintendent Jonathon Lamberson cou ...
    March 10, 2015 - 5:07 pm
  • Legislators await COD response on audit request

    GLEN ELLYN – Legislators are waiting for the College of DuPage to prove its commitment to a state audit of the school's finances.
    March 12, 2015 - 1:05 pm
  • LT's jazz ensemble an honored finalist in NYC

    LA GRANGE – The Lyons Township High School Jazz Ensemble was recently selected as a finalist in one of the most coveted student band competitions in t ...
    March 10, 2015 - 2:39 pm
  • West Aurora School District 129 answers questions about referendum

    NORTH AURORA – Residents Monday night had the chance to ask questions about West Aurora School District 129’s $84.2 million building bond referendum ...
    March 9, 2015 - 10:08 pm
  • Wegner welcomes 108-year-old visitor

    WEST CHICAGO – Wegner Elementary School students in Nicole Netzel's first-grade class get a visit Feb. 26 from 108-year-old Merle Phillips (seated).
    March 9, 2015 - 8:01 pm
  • Glenbard Parent Series to focus on teen emotions

    The Glenbard Parent Series will host a presentation on teen emotions, Glenbard Township High School District 87 announced in a news release.
    March 9, 2015 - 7:58 pm
  • School districts begin administering the new PARCC assessment

    St. Charles School District 303 Superintendent Don Schlomann said he doesn’t need to see this year’s PARCC assessment results to know that they likely ...
    March 9, 2015 - 6:48 pm
  • LT Speech team helps out Congress Elementary students

    BROOKFIELD – On March 4, second grade students at Congress Park Elementary in Brookfield were preparing to give their very first speech presentation a ...
    March 9, 2015 - 12:37 pm
  • ‘The Crucible’ coming to Hinsdale South stage

    DARIEN – Hinsdale South High School’s theater department will present Arthur Miller’s drama “The Crucible” a 7 p.m. March 12 to 14 at the school audit ...
    March 9, 2015 - 5:30 am
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