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  • Helen Plum library plans larger play area for kids

    LOMBARD – Three-year-old Tyr Macshane serves up a meal of vegetables to his mom, Jackie.“Mommy, it’s ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 12:30 pm
  • Hinsdale Central freshman play begins Oct. 15

    HINSDALE – The Hinsdale Central High School freshman production of "All I really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten," will run Oct. 15-17 at the h ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 11:30 am
  • KEA officials look to future in Kaneland

    With a new salary schedule in place for the current school year, leaders in the organization that represents teachers in the Kaneland school district ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Westmont school district 201 could lose more than $1 million in annual state funding

    WESTMONT – A state senate bill that would overhaul the way Illinois funds education by distributing money to school districts based on financial need ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 2:33 pm
  • Lewis University has record enrollment this fall

    Lewis University’s main campus in Romeoville was overflowing with a record number of freshmen students this fall – so much so that administrators at t ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 4:18 pm
  • D-302 online survey seeks input on Kaneland superintendent search

    MAPLE PARK – Those interested in providing input in the search for the next Kaneland superintendent are invited to take an online survey at the Distri ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 10:38 pm
  • Willowbrook High School celebrates homecoming

    VILLA PARK – Willowbrook High School celebrated this year’s homecoming with a week’s worth of events.
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 2:48 pm
  • Simulation lab opens to students, staff

    ELMHURST – Following a ribbon-cutting ceremony Sept. 30, Elmhurst College and Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare invited the public to tour the partnership’ ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 2:34 pm
  • Cary-Grove High School theater demolition makes way for new auditorium

    CARY – In order to make way for a new auditorium at Cary-Grove High School, the 50-year-old theater had to be torn down. The fenced-off area at the sc ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 12:14 am
  • McHenry County's SEDOM closing special education center at school year’s end

    WOODSTOCK – As plans unfold to restructure the Special Education District of McHenry County, namely the impending closure of the SEDOM Center in Woods ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Superintendent Gordon delivers inaugural State of the District address

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn School District 41 Superintendent Paul Gordon gave parents a look at where the district is and where it's headed during his in ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 7:13 pm
  • Oak, Brook Forest schools earn National Blue Ribbon accolade

    HINSDALE – A pair of local schools were named U.S. Department of Education National Blue Ribbon Schools on Tuesday.
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 4:37 pm
  • Glenbard East student honored in National Merit Scholarship Program

    LOMBARD – A Glenbard East High School student recently was named a commended student in the National Merit Scholarship Program.
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 3:53 pm
  • Golf outing to benefit St. Al's/St. Pat's

    LEMONT – St. Alphonsus/St. Patrick School will hold its first Celtic Open Golf Outing at 8 a.m. Sunday at Woodbine Golf Course, 14240 W. 151st St., Ho ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 1:49 pm
  • Technology integration part of District 113A board discussion

    LEMONT – The District 113A Board of Education held a workshop meeting Tuesday.Several items were dis ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 1:39 pm
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