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  • La Grange students pack kits for BEDS Plus clients

    LA GRANGE – Ogden Avenue School students Sofia Hannon (from left), Jon Remedi and Zoey Knipstein are joined by their parents Laura Hannon, Jennifer Re ...
    March 29, 2016 - 5:36 pm
  • Hinsdale observes police chief changing of the guard

    HINSDALE – The Hinsdale Village Board of Trustees hosted a reception to welcome newly appointed Police Chief Kevin Simpson and honor former Police Chi ...
    March 29, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Willowbrook principal named finalist for Golden Apple award

    VILLA PARKWillowbrook High School Principal Dan Krause has been named one of four finalists for the ...
    March 29, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Elmhurst District 205 approves English language arts curriculum

    ELMHURST – The District 205 Board of Education recently approved the K-12 English language arts curriculum for 2016-17.
    March 29, 2016 - 11:51 am
  • Legal opinion sought on whether David Olsen can hold both COD, Downers Grove seats

    The Illinois Attorney General's Office may look into whether it is a conflict for newly appointed College of DuPage trustee David Olsen to sit on both ...
    March 27, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • 'The Lemonade War' author speaks to Park View students about story writing

    GLEN ELLYN – Hearing "The Lemonade War" author Jacqueline Davies speak about her popular children's book series made Park View Elementary School fourt ...
    March 27, 2016 - 6:26 pm
  • Midwestern University in Downers Grove to open optometry college

    DOWNERS GROVE – With a rising demand for vision care, Midwestern University will offer a doctor of optometry program at its Downers Grove campus start ...
    March 24, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Downers Grove District 58 hires new business manager

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove School District 58 Board of Education approved the hire of David Bein as its assistant superintendent for business d ...
    March 24, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • La Grange Highlands Elementary School uses fun to encourage fitness

    LA GRANGE – This year's week-long obstacle course at La Grange Highlands Elementary School is the largest it's ever been.
    March 24, 2016 - 2:10 pm
  • Downers Grove District 58 approves handicapped-accessible playground at Hillcrest Elementary

    DOWNERS GROVE – Hillcrest Elementary School fourth-grader Owen Chaidez soon may have a playground on which he can join his classmates.
    March 27, 2016 - 6:27 pm
  • Cary-Grove High School science teacher finalist for 2016 Golden Apple Award

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Cary-Grove High School science teacher is the only McHenry County educator to make the list of finalists for a 2016 Golden Apple Awar ...
    March 23, 2016 - 5:34 pm
  • Downers Grove District 58 staff, students receive awards from Downers Grove Junior Woman's Club

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Junior Woman’s Club recognized Downers Grove District 58 staff and students during two award ceremonies, according t ...
    March 23, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • The Legacy Guild of La Grange raises more than $140,000 at Berwyn event

    LA GRANGE – Red Weller (left) of La Grange receives the Bill Purcell Spirit of the Legacy Guild Volunteer of the Year award from emcee Troy Murray, a ...
    March 24, 2016 - 2:59 pm
  • Morton High School District 201 named College Board AP District of the Year

    CICERO – J. Sterling Morton High School District 201 has been named the national leader among medium-sized school districts in expanding access to Adv ...
    March 22, 2016 - 10:59 pm
  • Conference teaches West Chicago students about research, careers in genetics

    Twenty-eight West Chicago Community High School students enrolled in AP biology recently spent the morning with other area students at a Genetic Updat ...
    March 22, 2016 - 2:00 pm
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