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  • Eight St. Charles students named as National Merit finalists

    ST. CHARLES – Eight St. Charles School District 303 students are among 15,000 finalists in the 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program, according to a ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 2:07 pm
  • Campus Notes

    Missouri State UniversityJordan Thelander, a 2014 graduate of Kaneland High School, has been named t ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 10:17 pm
  • Storyteller reads at Wild Rose Elementary

    Storyteller Linda Gorham visits Wild Rose Elementary School on Feb. 9 in St. Charles. During the visit, Gorham shared folktales and fractured fairytal ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 10:46 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: School board tackles long list of issues

    SUGAR GROVE – As Kaneland’s school board tackled a long list of agenda items at Monday night’s meeting, board member Ryan Kerry expressed frustration ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 11:25 pm
  • St. Charles School District 303 turns focus to middle schools after January facilities vote

    ST. CHARLES – While the St. Charles school board’s facilities decision last month settled the matter of whether Lincoln and Wasco elementary schools w ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 6:49 am
  • Lutheran Education Association honors Batavia teacher

    BATAVIA – The Lutheran Education Association has awarded a Batavia fifth-grade teacher with a 2016 Distinguished Lutheran Elementary Teacher award, ac ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 11:12 pm
  • Hill's Country Store to award scholarship to Kaneland student

    KANEVILLE – Hill’s Country Store will be awarding a scholarship of $500 to a Kaneland High School senior who will be graduating in the spring of 2016.
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 11:54 am
  • Guest View: ECC trustees committed to excellence, accountability

    Over the years, Elgin Community College has grown tremendously in size and scope. But our objectives since 1949 have remained the same.Over the years, ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • Batavia weighs full-day kindergarten

    BATAVIA – Parents in Batavia School District 101 may get the option of sending their children to kindergarten on a full-day basis, but no earlier than ...
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 3:53 pm
  • Fox Valley Robotics/Batavia Robotics seeking volunteers

    BATAVIA – Fox Valley Robotics/Batavia Robotics will seek volunteers for upcoming events, which are hosted in Batavia. Volunteers must be college age o ...
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 11:55 am
  • Art and science Fair in Batavia: 5 photos

    Photo highlights from an art and science fair at the Batavia Public Library. ...
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 10:37 pm
  • Tech Luau in Batavia: 4 photos

    Photo highlights from a Tech Luau event in Batavia. ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 6:42 am
  • Kane County Parental Guidance group hosting event in Sugar Grove

    SUGAR GROVE – After a social media threat caused a lockdown situation earlier this year at Kaneland Harter Middle School, a parent in Kaneland School ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 11:20 pm
  • Batavia students demonstrate tech prowess during luau-themed event

    BATAVIA – Do you want to know about the latest in computer programs and applications?Just ask a Bata ...
    Jan. 31, 2016 - 3:23 pm
  • Campus Notes

    Carthage CollegeA total of 972 students have been named to the Carthage College dean’s list for the ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 8:12 pm