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  • Girl's Day Out in downtown Downers Grove to support local schools

    DOWNERS GROVE – Businesses in and around downtown Downers Grove will donate 10 percent of the proceeds during an upcoming Girl's Day Out fundraiser, a ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • Westmont District 201 renovations enhance security, improve learning environment

    WESTMONT – After months of construction, the facility upgrades at schools in Westmont Community Unit School District 201 are nearly complete.
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 7:46 am
  • Nazareth Academy parent shares 9/11 experience

    LA GRANGE PARK – Nazareth Academy parent and 9/11 survivor Stu Breslow of Clarendon Hills shared his experience with students at the La Grange Park sc ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 3:36 pm
  • Glen Ellyn District 41 to survey residents about facility improvements

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn School District 41 plans to survey residents to find out what kind of facility improvements they would like to see.
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 11:41 am
  • Fields: It's a new day at Morton College

    It’s the beginning of another school year, with another class of students, and another year of quality education.
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 7:13 am
  • McHenry County College to build $16.8M science facility

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College science aficionados and students at large can look forward to a new $16.8 million facility coming to campus.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • York High School graduates to form alumni association

    ELMHURST – A group of York alumni have started the process of forming an association that will be known as the York Community High School Alumni Assoc ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • Algonquin-based School District 300 students learn alpaca felting

    Students from Dundee-Crown, Hampshire and Jacobs high schools learned about the ancient art of alpaca felting this week via grant-funded workshops.
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Autism advocate Temple Grandin visits Glenbard East High School

    LOMBARD – Temple Grandin knows firsthand the challenges those diagnosed with autism face.But Grandin ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 9:47 am
  • Wheaton College employee charged with child pornography possession

    WHEATON – A Wheaton College employee has been placed on unpaid leave after being charged with possession of child pornography, according to a news rel ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 7:05 am
  • District 89 seeks input to help update website

    GLEN ELLYN – Community Consolidated School District 89 is asking students, staff and community members to take a quick survey that will help shape the ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 1:30 pm
  • St. Joan of Arc students achieve high test score results

    Testing students to see where they stand academically is an important part of the education process.  Each student is shown where they rank in relatio ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 12:03 pm
  • Downers Grove District 99 passes balanced budget, plans to expand reserves

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove District 99 will operate under a balanced budget as officials hope to build up its scant reserves despite growing concer ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 7:41 am
  • Glenbard West senior designs T-shirt for Boosters organization

    GLEN ELLYN – Glenbard West High School senior Jacob Johanson smiles when he sees someone wearing the Glenbard West T-shirt he designed.
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 3:11 pm
  • Glenbard Parent Series to welcome Temple Grandin

    The Glenbard Parent Series: Navigating Healthy Families will present Temple Grandin in "Different Not Less/Different Kinds of Minds: the Autistic Brai ...
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 3:35 pm
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