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  • Cary District 26 having special education meeting for home-school, private school parents

    CARY – Cary Community Consolidated School District 26 is holding a special meeting regarding special education students in private or home-school situ ...
    May 22, 2015 - 12:49 am
  • McHenry County, other experts on student loan best practices

    CRYSTAL LAKE – When Brady Olson began shopping for colleges, he knew financial forethought would play a major role in his decision-making process.
    May 21, 2015 - 1:01 am
  • Difference between Medical Assistants and Nurse's Assistants

    Although they may work in the same health care facilities and have a few responsibilities that may overlap, medical assistants (MAs) and certified nur ...
    May 18, 2015 - 11:32 am
  • Class of 2015: For Alden-Hebron High School, small class and big spirit

    HEBRON – To see some of the last vestiges of small town McHenry County, look no further than Alden-Hebron High School’s graduating class.
    May 18, 2015 - 2:10 pm
  • Class of 2015: Woodstock High School grads look back, look forward

    WOODSTOCK – Rachel and Kyle Sherman settled into a spot along the east-side bleachers in the James M. Shipley Memorial Gymnasium on Sunday.
    May 18, 2015 - 9:40 am
  • Class of 2015: For Woodstock North grads, 'Our destiny is in our hands'

    WOODSTOCK – The families of Woodstock North High School’s 223 graduates came from near and far to cheer on the Class of 2015. Some flew in from out of ...
    May 16, 2015 - 11:52 pm
  • Class of 2015: Faith Lutheran grads reflect on memories made, lessons learned

    CRYSTAL LAKE – As friend Susannah Boyer approached Saturday morning, Anneliese Ayers stretched out her arms, smiled broadly and twirled, her red gradu ...
    May 16, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • Class of 2015: Jacobs High School marks graduation with exuberant attitude

    HOFFMAN ESTATES – Bright-eyed and ready to embrace their futures, members of Harry D. Jacobs High School’s Class of 2015 officially left high school b ...
    May 16, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • Class of 2015: Dundee-Crown High School seniors graduate, principal departs after 9 years

    HOFFMAN ESTATES – The significance of the day didn’t strike Aaron Caldwell until he was walking through a large arena in his vibrant blue robe, listen ...
    May 16, 2015 - 11:50 pm
  • Class of 2015: McHenry County College grads look ahead to careers, universities

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Abiding by the rules, Jasmine Brown didn’t curse or give any shout-outs during her speech to fellow McHenry County College graduates, b ...
    May 16, 2015 - 11:49 pm
  • Teacher shortage manifests in Woodstock specialty hiring

    Will graduating seniors with a degree in education please raise your hand?Hold it high, future educa ...
    May 15, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Fox River Grove School District 3 appoints board member to fill vacancy

    FOX RIVER GROVE – The Fox River Grove District 3 Board of Education has a new addition after a former member recently left his seat to serve on the Fo ...
    May 14, 2015 - 11:13 am
  • Kids and College Make a Great Combination

    If you’re dreading the annual “I’m BORED” mantra from your kids this summer, take heart. MCC’s summer Kids and College program offers a wide range of ...
    May 11, 2015 - 10:56 am
  • Gov. Bruce Rauner's plan would end grants for alternative education program in McHenry County

    In a building no longer used by Marengo-Union School District 165, nearly 40 McHenry County students from various area schools attend classes as part ...
    May 10, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Turning Massage Therapy Customers into Clients

    As you graduate from the massage therapy program and grow your list of clients, you’ll learn the difference between a customer and a client. Most peop ...
    May 4, 2015 - 10:31 am
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