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  • Harvard School District 50 one-to-one technology program up and running

    HARVARD – Chromebooks have played a huge role in changing what teachers are doing in the classroom, Harvard School District 50 officials said.
    Nov. 19, 2016 - 1:11 am
  • Glenbard South presents 'Fiddler on the Roof'

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glenbard South High School Theater Department presents its fall musical, the Tony Award-winning “Fiddler on the Roof.”
    Nov. 18, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Elmhurst School District 205 approves new courses for York High School

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Community Unit District 205 Board of Education recently heard a presentation about three new courses that York High School wil ...
    Nov. 18, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • COD board approves retirement settlement with ex-interim president

    The College of DuPage Board of Trustees at its meeting Nov. 17 approved a voluntary retirement agreement with Vice President of Academic Affairs Josep ...
    Nov. 18, 2016 - 4:06 pm
  • Union, Barrington Hills women start Judson University program for students with disabilities

    ELGIN – When Nancy Binger of Union was pregnant with her third child, she found out he would be born with Down syndrome.
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • College of DuPage vice president of academic affairs to step down

    The College of DuPage Board of Trustees at its meeting Nov. 17 is set to vote on a voluntary retirement agreement with Vice President of Academic Affa ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 11:24 pm
  • La Grange District 102 referendum narrowly passes

    LA GRANGE – A referendum measure asking La Grange School District 102 residents to approve an increase to the limiting tax rate narrowly passed Nov. 8 ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 6:00 pm
  • Elmhurst Academy reaches out to community with International Peace Crane Project

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst Academy teachers, students and families came together to participate in the International Peace Crane Project to inspire peace and ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 10:00 am
  • Joliet District 86 engages parents in children's learning

    JOLIET – Parents like Bridgette Sinegar are getting extra help from Joliet Public Schools District 86 to be more involved in their children’s learning ...
    Nov. 12, 2016 - 10:04 pm
  • Ogden Avenue School to host Red Sled Holiday Bazaar

    LA GRANGE – The annual Red Sled Holiday Bazaar will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 12 at Ogden Avenue School, 501 W. Ogden Ave., La Grange.
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 7:00 pm
  • Wheaton Holiday Housewalk to benefit Wheaton North show choir

    WHEATON – The third annual Wheaton Holiday Housewalk, which will feature four Wheaton homes, will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 12.
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 4:27 pm
  • La Grange preschoolers raise funds for breast cancer research

    LA GRANGE – Preschoolers at Little People's Country in La Grange decorated signs for an Oct. 21 bake sale that raised $460 for the Breast Cancer Resea ...
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 2:34 pm
  • Crystal Lake Central High School teacher put on leave resigns

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The choir director for Crystal Lake Central High School and the president of the district’s teachers union has resigned after being pla ...
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 12:40 am
  • Prairie Ridge High School suspends student for wearing Confederate flag to school

    CRYSTAL LAKE – When 16-year-old Hunter Bloom brought a Confederate flag to Prairie Ridge High School on Tuesday for a U.S. History class project, he w ...
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 12:37 am
  • Chick Chat tackles tough issues girls face

    LA GRANGE – The ups and downs of tweens’ peer relationships can take a toll on girls’ self-esteem and have a lasting impact on their social skills. Bu ...
    Nov. 10, 2016 - 4:26 pm
  • Reader Poll

    What do you like best about the autumn season?
    Cooler temperatures
    Leaves changing
    Fall fashion
    Pumpkin-flavored drinks/food