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  • CNC Machining Becomes Fast-Track Career

    Many Illinois manufacturing companies are finding it difficult to stay competitive. A poor business climate has spurred remedies ranging from outsourc ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 10:04 am
  • Fox River Grove District 3 adopts its annual levy

    FOX RIVER GROVE – The School District 3 Board on Monday approved a $5.389 million levy request.Howev ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 4:36 pm
  • Cary District 26 considers financial analysis of Maplewood School sale, redevelopment

    CARY – District 26 potentially can see more than $378,000 a year in additional property taxes if it’s able to sell Maplewood School and a rental resid ...
    Dec. 14, 2014 - 9:59 pm
  • President Obama announces $1 billion for early childhood education

    WASHINGTON — Declaring early childhood education "one of the best investments we can make," President Barack Obama on Wednesday followed up on a promi ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 2:52 pm
  • Not Your Father’s Robot

    R2-D2 and Wall-E may have helped define one vision of a robotic future, but the term “Robot” has been around for almost 95 years – ever since Karel Ča ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • Elgin Community College president attends White House summit

    By early Thursday afternoon, Elgin Community College President David Sam – who was at the White House for the College Opportunity Summit – was looking ...
    Dec. 4, 2014 - 8:28 pm
  • 574 McHenry County high school seniors named Illinois State Scholars for 2015-16

    There are 574 high school seniors in McHenry County who can call themselves Illinois State Scholars.
    Dec. 4, 2014 - 11:32 am
  • Earn Higher Wages With College Credits

    The gift of an education is one of the best things you can do for yourself. However, the cost of college has been rising almost exponentially, and the ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 12:28 pm
  • Developer envisions rental units at Maplewood School property in Cary

    CARY – A potential development on the vacant Maplewood School property would include 150 to 200 rental units, a developer told Cary School District 26 ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:50 am
  • Crystal Lake-based School District 47 to consider levy increase

    CRYSTAL LAKE – District 47 is moving ahead with a proposed increase in its property tax levy. The sc ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Good Dental Assistants radiate positive attitudes

    Drilling, filling, and billing.  These are some of the reasons people fear visiting the dentist’s office.  Bad dental memories compound dental anxiety ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 1:40 pm
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