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  • Crystal Lake District 47 school board approves union contract for support staff

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Longtime support staff of Crystal Lake Elementary School District 47 could be eligible for new loyalty bonuses under the union contract ...
    Sept. 11, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • Huntley School District 158 teachers union, board finalize 2-year contract

    HUNTLEY – The Huntley Education Association and the Huntley Community School District 158 Board have finalized a two-year contract, the district annou ...
    Sept. 11, 2015 - 12:36 am
  • Larson: Two-year property tax freeze would harm students

    A key centerpiece of the budget wrangling in Springfield focuses on the governor's proposal of a two-year freeze on property taxes. While advocating f ...
    Sept. 10, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Lemont High School hosting parent seminar Sept. 15

    LEMONT – Counselor Claudia Evenson will lead a program for parents of middle school and high school students titled, Raising Kids Who Can Say No, at 7 ...
    Sept. 10, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Algonquin-based District 300 looks at rezoning Carpentersville schools

    ALGONQUIN – The Community Unit School District 300 Board on Tuesday saw options detailing how a section of the district could be rezoned and reconfigu ...
    Sept. 10, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • McHenry County College seeks to reinvigorate alumni program, overhaul website

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College wants to reach out to its alumni.Plans are in the works for th ...
    Sept. 10, 2015 - 12:18 am
  • St. Charles School District 303 eyes closing 3 schools in cost-savings measure

    ST. CHARLES – Faced with declining enrollment and reduced support from Springfield, St. Charles School District 303 officials are considering closing ...
    Sept. 9, 2015 - 11:06 pm
  • Traffic advisory issued for St. Charles East homecoming parade

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles East High School homecoming parade is set for 1 p.m. Friday, on Route 64 in downtown St. Charles. The St. Charles Police ...
    Sept. 9, 2015 - 9:32 pm
  • Glen Ellyn District 89 close to filling vacant board seat

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn Community Consolidated School District 89 is getting closer to filling the vacant spot left by the resignation of board Presid ...
    Sept. 10, 2015 - 9:25 am
  • D-15 board accepting applications for vacancy

    – Allison Goodrich ...
    Sept. 11, 2015 - 12:36 am
  • Downers Grove District 58 to host second Oktoberfest celebration

    DOWNERS GROVE – It may only be September, but that doesn’t mean it’s too early to start celebrating Oktoberfest.
    Sept. 9, 2015 - 1:00 pm
  • College of DuPage fires treasurer, controller after investment policy violations

    The College of DuPage has fired a pair of top administrators who came under board scrutiny for their investment policies after a buried internal audit ...
    Sept. 9, 2015 - 12:13 pm
  • Addison Mentor Program makes difference in students’ lives

    ADDISON – Being a teenager can be tough, and that’s why Addison Trail High School junior Reyna Vidales likes to have an adult at school whom she can t ...
    Sept. 9, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • College of DuPage near bottom of recent educational survey

    A recent study ranking more than 600 of the country's community college has rated the College of DuPage near the bottom.
    Sept. 9, 2015 - 12:11 pm
  • CDC scientist Dan Brencic returns to receive award from Nazareth Academy

    BROOKFIELD – After graduating from Nazareth Academy in 2006, Brookfield native Dan Brencic has spent his life staying true to the values he learned at ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 11:09 am
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