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  • Q&A: New District 200 superintendent discusses first months on the job

    WHEATON – Community Unit School District 200 Superintendent Jeff Schuler took over the position Sept. 2.
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 6:33 pm
  • College of DuPage enrollment increases

    GLEN ELLYN – College of DuPage's enrollment numbers have increased 3 percent compared to last year, the college announced in a news release.
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 5:47 pm
  • Pioneer teacher helps launch drug addiction support group at BHS

    BOLINGBROOK – After she attended a Romeoville community forum designed to educate local residents on what has become a nationwide drug abuse crisis, P ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 5:04 pm
  • Lemont security expert shares thoughts on school safety

    LEMONT – Drawing on his years of experience consulting schools on security issues, Paul Timm of Lemont has written a book titled “School Security: How ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 5:02 pm
  • West Chicago school's colorful display spreads message of peace

    WEST CHICAGO – Laughing, excited students at Indian Knoll Elementary School in West Chicago marched into the sunshine Friday morning, waving colorful ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 9:03 pm
  • D-86 announces Community Speaker Series lineup

    HINSDALE – District 86 recently announced that renowned authors Rosalind Wiseman, Sian Beilock and Robert Brooks will headline the upcoming Community ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 12:01 pm
  • College of DuPage to host European film festival

    GLEN ELLYN – The European Studies Committee at College of DuPage will host its annual European Film Festival starting Sept. 30 through Oct. 2 in the S ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:24 pm
  • Glenbard to host district-wide concert

    GLEN ELLYN – Glenbard Township High School District 87 schools will host a district-wide orchestra concert Tuesday, the district announced in a news r ...
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 3:48 pm
  • New District 200 superintendent gets reacquainted with community

    WOODSTOCK – Returning home nearly 23 years after completing his Woodstock education, Mike Moan has been busy reacquainting himself with the community ...
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 12:14 am
  • College of DuPage board votes to split public comment at meetings

    GLEN ELLYN – The College of DuPage Board of Trustees voted Thursday to change the way public comment is given at its meetings.
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 2:48 pm
  • Tibbott College Week includes pep rally, Parent University

    BOLINGBROOK – Next week is College Week at Tibbott Elementary School in Bolingbrook, featuring a variety of college and career related dress-up days a ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 2:44 pm
  • Pizza party heats up lunch for Visitation students

    ELMHURST – Visitation Catholic School celebrated its back-to-school Hot Lunch for grades 1 through 8 on Sept. 17.
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 2:06 pm
  • Funding reform could cost school district $4.5M

    ELMHURST – Community Unit School District 205 stands to lose $4.5 million annually if a bill is approved that redistributes state education funds base ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 1:23 pm
  • External audit of College of DuPage finds no financial wrongdoing

    GLEN ELLYN – The College of DuPage Board of Trustees voted Thursday to accept an independent audit of the 2014 fiscal year.
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 1:15 pm
  • District 86 could lose $1.76 million in annual state funding

    HINSDALE – A state senate bill that would overhaul the way Illinois funds education by distributing money to school districts based on financial need ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 12:21 pm
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