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  • Waubonsee Voices: Finding a college that’s the right fit

    As a kid, going school-supply shopping was always something I looked forward to. Picking out a new backpack and lunchbox made me a happy girl. The nig ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:45 pm
  • Sugar Grove Chamber Scholarship Fair set for Thursday

    SUGAR GROVE – Students of all ages are welcome Thursday to the Sugar Grove Chamber of Commerce’s fourth annual Scholarship Fair.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:18 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: Kaneland prepares to start superintendent search

    With hopes of having the district’s next permanent superintendent named by January, the Kaneland School District 302 Board tonight is set to hire a se ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 7:03 am
  • Batavia prepares for homecoming parade

    BATAVIA – Motorists should be aware of traffic closures in downtown Batavia related to Batavia High School’s annual homecoming parade at 5:30 p.m. Wed ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 8:26 pm
  • Kaneland interim superintendent Goier says she's 'invested in the district'

    MAPLE PARK – Renee Goier smiled Wednesday morning as she sat at her new desk, saying she was happy to start her job as Kaneland’s interim superintende ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 9:57 pm
  • St. Peter School regroups after difficult spring

    GENEVA – A local Catholic school is in the process of rebuilding its student enrollment and its standing in the community after a tense period earlier ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 7:25 am
  • Batavia School Board debates city request to extend TIF district

    BATAVIA – Batavia School Board members want to know more about why the city is asking for an extension of its downtown tax increment financing distric ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 12:40 am
  • Ken Sorrick's letter of resignation from his job as Kaneland interim superintendent

    Here is the letter of resignation sent by Ken Sorrick, the former interim superintendent of Kaneland School District 302. The Kane County Chronicle ob ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 8:51 am
  • Former Kaneland interim superintendent felt 'disrespected' by 'certain board member'

    MAPLE PARK – In a resignation letter to the president of the Kaneland school board, former interim Superintendent Ken Sorrick explained why he left th ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 8:48 am
  • Next interim superintendent won’t lead Kaneland’s search

    MAPLE PARK – A new interim Kaneland superintendent is likely to be named Tuesday, but the president of the School District 302 Board said that person ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:28 pm
  • Batavia School Board approves support staff contract

    BATAVIA – Support staff members at Batavia School District 101 have a new four-year contract.Batavia ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:04 pm
  • Geneva District 304 approves $100.3M budget

    GENEVA – The Geneva School District 304 Board this week unanimously approved its 2014-15 budget of $100.3 million in expenditures and $95.5 million in ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:03 pm
  • Search for Kaneland interim superintendent renewed

    MAPLE PARK – The search for an interim superintendent will be renewed at Kaneland School District 302, and a special board meeting is set for 6 p.m. T ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 9:19 am
  • Search for Kaneland interim superintendent renewed

    MAPLE PARK – The search for an interim superintendent has been renewed at Kaneland School District 302, and a special board meeting is set for 6 p.m. ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 10:10 am
  • Batavia School District 101 unveils recognition program

    Batavia Public School District 101 and the Batavia Foundation for Educational Excellence on Tuesday announced a new BPS Hall of Honor recognition prog ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:52 pm
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