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  • Elmhurst District 205 board race no longer contested after dropout

    ELMHURST – The contest to win a seat on the Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 Board of Education no longer is one, after one candidate has f ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 7:38 am
  • Glenbard students make blankets for critically ill kids

    Instead of spending his day off taking in a movie, Glenbard West High School junior Kyle Krebsbach and his fellow teammates on the Glenbard West lacro ...
    March 1, 2017 - 10:27 am
  • LT musicians participate in statewide festival

    LA GRANGE – Twenty Lyons Township High School students recently participated in a weekend-long statewide music conference, rehearsing and playing with ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 11:00 am
  • Elmhurst's Lincoln Elementary students enjoy STEaM fest

    ELMHURST – Experiments filled the room during the annual STEaM Fest on Feb. 16 at Elmhurst's Lincoln Elementary School.
    March 1, 2017 - 10:28 am
  • Wheaton Community High School Alumni Club opens membership to women

    WHEATON – For the first time since its inception in 1954, the Wheaton Community High School Alumni Club is welcoming women as members.
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 12:06 am
  • Downers Grove District 58 announces new principals

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Grade School District 58 Board of Education approved the appointments two new principals Feb. 13, according to a rel ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 10:11 am
  • Three Lemont High School students make their way to IHSA Speech State Finals

    LEMONT – Lemont High School WAS well-represented at the IHSA Speech State Finals with a school-record three students – including one who took home a m ...
    March 13, 2017 - 10:41 am
  • Glen Ellyn town hall addresses education, Affordable Care Act

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education President Erica Nelson believes Illinois hasn't been doing its job to fund public educat ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 9:21 pm
  • LT Choir to host Cupid Cabaret

    LA GRANGE – The Lyons Township High School Choir Board will host Cupid’s Cabaret from 4 to 10 p.m. Feb. 24 in the Corral, 4940 S. Willow Springs Road, ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 9:56 am
  • Life Insurance policy offers alternative way to afford Catholic school tuition

    Sending your children to Catholic school for an excellent private education may seem out of reach for some families.  In reality, researching to disco ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 9:55 am
  • McHenry County marks Black History Month with activism, awareness events

    ALGONQUIN – McHenry County students and residents marked Black History Month on Wednesday with multiple public events focused on awareness and activis ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 12:17 am
  • O’Neill PTA holds candidate forum for District 58 school board

    The O’Neill Middle School PTA held a Downers Grove Grade School District 58 candidate forum on Feb. 14 for the six candidates running for school board ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 9:03 pm
  • Flash from the past: Glen Crest opens time capsule

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Crest Middle School staff, students and alumni opened a time capsule Jan. 26 that had been sealed since the school's addition was pu ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 8:00 pm
  • Churchill students share alternative energy opportunities

    GLEN ELLYN – The village of Glen Ellyn's Environmental Commission welcomed students and their teachers from Churchill Elementary School on Jan. 17 for ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 3:00 pm
  • Pleasantdale District 107 board approves superintendent contract

    The Pleasantdale School District 107 Board of Education approved a new five-year contract for Superintendent Dave Palzet at its Jan. 18 meeting, accor ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 3:49 pm