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  • Batavia students among those attending John C. Dunham STEM Partnership School

    AURORA – At the John C. Dunham STEM Partnership School, Batavia seventh-grade student Kailey Light has been able to watch how caterpillars turn into ...
    Oct. 26, 2015 - 10:08 pm
  • MCC Shah Center to host seminar for future entrepreneurs in McHenry

    McHENRY – Registration is underway for an Illinois Small Business Development Center seminar for pre-venture entrepreneurs.
    Oct. 26, 2015 - 3:43 pm
  • Fox River Grove School District 3 superintendent gets new 5-year contract

    FOX RIVER GROVE – Superintendent and Business Manager Tim Mahaffy will hold his position at Fox River Grove School District 3 for another five years a ...
    Oct. 26, 2015 - 3:10 pm
  • Cooperative Association for Special Education program coodinator wins Inspiring Educator award

    Emily Shields hopes she inspires other educators in her position as program coordinator of the Cooperative Association for Special Education.
    Oct. 27, 2015 - 10:43 am
  • Tickets on sale for Lyons Township High School's Hall of Fame ceremony

    LA GRANGE – Lyons Township High School District 204 will honor four alumni with induction into its Hall of Fame on Nov. 6 at the La Grange Country Clu ...
    Oct. 26, 2015 - 12:44 pm
  • MWAH! troupe brings important message to Monroe Middle School in Wheaton

    WHEATON – Jennifer Higgins lost her son Joshua Wilson, 12, to suicide in July 2013. Now, she is sharing her story with students across Illinois as par ...
    Oct. 26, 2015 - 9:00 am
  • Fox River Grove District 3 looking to fill school board vacancy

    FOX RIVER GROVE – The Fox River Grove School District 3 is seeking individuals interested in filling a school board vacancy after member Tim Hatfield ...
    Oct. 25, 2015 - 12:28 am
  • D-33 teachers, board reach agreement

    WEST CHICAGO – After a four-month collaborative process, the Elementary Teachers Association of West Chicago and the Board of Education for West Chica ...
    Oct. 24, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Lyons Township theater presents musical '13'

    WESTERN SPRINGS – Freshmen and sophomores at Lyons Township South High School will perform the musical "13" at 7 p.m. Oct. 23 and 24 and 3 p.m. Oct. 2 ...
    Oct. 23, 2015 - 4:58 pm
  • ‘Voice’ star Jeffery Austin to perform at free Arcada show Sunday

    ST. CHARLES – “The Voice” contestant Jeffery Austin will be back in his old stomping grounds Sunday to give a free show at a St. Charles landmark.
    Oct. 22, 2015 - 10:22 pm
  • Hinsdale Middle School to welcome playwright for premiere

    HINSDALE – A second night of “Kissing, Cats and Cliches – An Evening of One-Act Plays” will be performed at 7 p.m. Oct. 23 in the Hinsdale Middle Scho ...
    Oct. 22, 2015 - 9:00 pm
  • Berwyn School District 100 appoints new instructional director

    BERWYN – Jordan Garrett has been named Berwyn School District 100's instructional director in charge of learning standards, district instructional mod ...
    Oct. 22, 2015 - 7:00 pm
  • Work begins to tear down Crystal Lake South High School bleachers

    WOODSTOCK – An agreement to save nine rows of the Crystal Lake South High School west bleachers might not be reachable, the attorney representing neig ...
    Oct. 22, 2015 - 4:28 pm
  • Officials: District 99 test scores down slightly, still above state averages

    DOWNERS GROVE – Although test scores at Community High School District 99 leveled off in 2015, the scores are still well above state averages.
    Oct. 22, 2015 - 11:57 am
  • Former College of DuPage President Robert Breuder files lawsuit day after termination

    In a move that surprised few save for its rapid timing, former College of DuPage President Robert Breuder filed suit Oct. 21, the day after he was for ...
    Oct. 22, 2015 - 10:48 pm
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