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  • Hinsdale South students picked for all-state Theatrefest

    DARIEN – Hinsdale South High School announced that five students have been selected to take part in the 41st annual Illinois High School Theatre Festi ...
    Jan. 4, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • Hands around Lincoln event aims to show support for St. Charles school

    ST. CHARLES – When Lori Smerz saw a photograph of Lincoln Elementary School accompanying a headline about parents rallying to save the facility, she t ...
    Jan. 1, 2016 - 11:58 am
  • Woodstock School District 200 holds off on lawsuit over Lakewood TIF

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock Community School District 200 Board again held off on deciding whether to sue the village of Lakewood over a tax increment f ...
    Dec. 31, 2015 - 5:39 pm
  • Year in review: Looking back at the year in news in La Grange

    LA GRANGE – From the approval of a homeless shelter to alcohol-related zoning code changes, there was no shortage of news this year in La Grange.
    Dec. 31, 2015 - 6:00 am
  • Year in review: Looking back at the year in news in Glen Ellyn

    GLEN ELLYN – With downtown redevelopment proposals, an arrest in a 30-year-old murder case and ongoing controversies surrounding the College of DuPage ...
    Dec. 30, 2015 - 9:00 am
  • City of Elmhurst, park district, D-205 OK budget, tax levy

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Park District, Community District 205 and the city all have approved the 2015 tax levy and budgets for the next fiscal year. 
    Dec. 28, 2015 - 10:20 pm
  • York High School announces 2016 Illinois State Scholars

    ELMHURST – York Community High School Principal Diana Smith recently announced that 176 students from the graduating class of 2016 have been recognize ...
    Dec. 28, 2015 - 3:00 pm
  • College of DuPage trustees who boycotted meeting call for special meeting

    The three College of DuPage trustees who boycotted the Dec. 17 Board of Trustees meeting and left the board without a quorum to conduct business have ...
    Dec. 28, 2015 - 9:00 am
  • Lemont High School students perform above average on debut PARCC exams

    LEMONT – Illinois public schools headed into new territory when the state implemented the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Care ...
    Dec. 23, 2015 - 6:00 pm
  • Montini Catholic High School students explore robotics for competition

    LOMBARD – Montini Catholic High School Technology Director Peter Farina and Computer Club members had a rare opportunity to visit with members of Nort ...
    Dec. 23, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • College of DuPage moves ahead in search for new president

    The search for a new president for the College of DuPage took another step forward Dec. 21 when the college's Presidential Search Committee approved a ...
    Dec. 22, 2015 - 10:35 pm
  • Downers Grove Public Library offering girls' computer science course

    DOWNERS GROVE – Girls in grades 6 to 12 who are interested in computer science can join the Girls Who Code Club at Downers Grove Public Library, 1050 ...
    Dec. 22, 2015 - 2:26 pm
  • College of DuPage President Joseph Collins talks probation, board friction, Breuder

    College of DuPage acting interim President Joseph Collins admits the continued adversity that surrounds the college is taking a toll on his job.
    Dec. 22, 2015 - 4:12 pm
  • St. Mary Of Gostyn Catholic School Celebrates Advent

    The Advent season takes place during the four weeks of December, beginning with the first Sunday after Thanksgiving.  Advent is a time to reflect and ...
    Dec. 22, 2015 - 1:15 pm
  • Downers Grove, Darien students fight for cancer research

    DOWNERS GROVE – During halftime of the Downers Grove South and Hinsdale South varsity boys basketball game, a group of students announced the results ...
    Dec. 22, 2015 - 12:00 pm
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