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  • Life Insurance policy offers alternative way to afford Catholic school tuition

    Sending your children to Catholic school for an excellent private education may seem out of reach for some families.  In reality, researching to disco ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 9:55 am
  • McHenry County marks Black History Month with activism, awareness events

    ALGONQUIN – McHenry County students and residents marked Black History Month on Wednesday with multiple public events focused on awareness and activis ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 12:17 am
  • O’Neill PTA holds candidate forum for District 58 school board

    The O’Neill Middle School PTA held a Downers Grove Grade School District 58 candidate forum on Feb. 14 for the six candidates running for school board ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 9:03 pm
  • Flash from the past: Glen Crest opens time capsule

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Crest Middle School staff, students and alumni opened a time capsule Jan. 26 that had been sealed since the school's addition was pu ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 8:00 pm
  • Churchill students share alternative energy opportunities

    GLEN ELLYN – The village of Glen Ellyn's Environmental Commission welcomed students and their teachers from Churchill Elementary School on Jan. 17 for ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 3:00 pm
  • Pleasantdale District 107 board approves superintendent contract

    The Pleasantdale School District 107 Board of Education approved a new five-year contract for Superintendent Dave Palzet at its Jan. 18 meeting, accor ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 3:49 pm
  • Huntley High School student who distributed racist pamphlets will not be criminally charged

    HUNTLEY – A Huntley High School student who distributed racist pamphlets in school will not be criminally charged, the McHenry County State’s Attorney ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:50 pm
  • Morton College honors first inductees into Hall of Fame

    CICERO – Berwyn natives Jim Peterik, Joseph Sisco and Paul Sisco went on to accomplish great things after graduating from Morton College, and now, the ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 9:53 am
  • McHenry County College to offer more beekeeping classes during spring

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Area residents can learn how to become a beekeeper by taking classes at McHenry County College that teach modern beekeeping techniques, ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 12:04 am
  • Harvard School Board names new high school principal

    HARVARD – The Harvard District 50 School Board of Education has named a new high school principal.Cu ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 12:02 am
  • Crystal Lake-based High School District 155 candidates talk finances, career readiness at forum

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Property taxes and career readiness were two hot topics among school board candidates at a forum this week.
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 12:02 am
  • COD trustees look at ways to address budget shortfall

    College of DuPage trustees are looking at a possible increase in tuition fees as a way to address an expected budget shortfall and avoid program cuts.
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 9:53 am
  • All-School Assembly brings together LT students

    LA GRANGE – Lyons Township High School students across all grade levels showed off their school spirit at the All-School Assembly on Feb. 10 at the sc ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 8:58 am
  • Affording Catholic school tuition when you haven’t planned ahead

    While many families plan far in advance with the intention of sending their children to Catholic school, there are also families who decide later to m ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:52 pm
  • Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academy to break ground on Cary facility

    CARY – By the end of the summer, Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academy plans to open its new facility in Cary.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:50 am