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  • At Glenbard West's Honeysuckle Hill, plants rescued, construction to proceed

    GLEN ELLYN – Plans for a controversial science addition at Glenbard West High School remain intact, but the Glenbard Township High School District 87 ...
    July 30, 2015 - 3:29 pm
  • Wheaton College to put pause on student health plans in light of birth control mandate

    WHEATON – Wheaton College will suspend student health plans after a federal court said the college no longer had an injunction against providing birth ...
    July 28, 2015 - 10:10 pm
  • Gurrie Middle School students, local filmmaker create safe spot for migrating butterflies

    LA GRANGE – Just outside the library of Gurrie Middle School in La Grange is the students’ garden. T ...
    Aug. 10, 2015 - 3:30 pm
  • Downers Grove District 99 to hire superintendent by Dec. 14

    DOWNERS GROVE – A search firm working for Community High School District 99 has set Dec. 14 as the anticipated date for the Board of Education to hire ...
    July 28, 2015 - 2:47 pm
  • Attorney general: College of DuPage violated Open Meetings Act with Breuder contract extension

    The College of DuPage Board of Trustees violated the Open Meetings Act when it approved a 2011 contract extension for President Robert Breuder, accord ...
    July 27, 2015 - 10:48 pm
  • Montini grads join million-dollar scholarship club

    Montini Catholic High School graduates Anastacia Mesina (from left) of Lombard and Albert Holler of Villa Park are recognized for receiving more than ...
    July 27, 2015 - 10:06 am
  • Lemont Township adds outdoor classroom to complement Heritage Woodland Sanctuary

    LEMONT – Lemont Township and the Lemont Junior Woman’s Club are working together to highlight the township’s Heritage Woodland Sanctuary, located behi ...
    July 27, 2015 - 9:32 am
  • College of DuPage, Purdue University Calumet announce nursing bachelor's degree agreement

    College of DuPage and Purdue University Calumet have announced a new agreement that will allow students to complete a bachelor's degree in nursing fro ...
    July 25, 2015 - 6:21 pm
  • Hinsdale Central library to take part in Library of Congress program

    HINSDALE – Hinsdale Township High School District 86 announced July 20 that Hinsdale Central Library media specialist Leah Giarritano recently was sel ...
    July 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Glen Ellyn District 41 combines problem-based learning, summer fun with camp

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn School District 41 problem-based learning coaches recently blended education and outdoor fun with the initiative's first-ever ...
    July 23, 2015 - 8:22 pm
  • Woodridge teens recognized for 'service above self'

    WOODRIDGE – Woodridge residents Annie Rock and Alyssa Spikes are the winners of the Rotary Club of Woodridge's 2015 Service Above Self Scholarships.
    July 23, 2015 - 2:33 pm
  • Batavia High School no longer part of federal lunch program

    BATAVIA – The Batavia School Board on Tuesday voted to remove Batavia High School from the national school lunch program to provide students more choi ...
    July 22, 2015 - 8:19 pm
  • Westmont District 201 approves tentative budget

    WESTMONT – The Community Unit School District 201 Board of Education unanimously approved a tentative budget for the 2015-16 fiscal year at its July 1 ...
    July 22, 2015 - 6:10 pm
  • College of DuPage trustees, accreditation reviewers discuss board dysfunction

    The division of the College of DuPage Board of Trustees was clear as accreditation reviewers discussed the subject with trustees earlier this week.
    July 23, 2015 - 4:48 pm
  • Hinsdale District 86 Board passes rules for board member conduct amid contentious debate

    HINSDALE – The Hinsdale Township High School District 86 Board of Education adopted several board protocols on how the board and its members will cond ...
    July 22, 2015 - 2:25 pm
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