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  • Johnsburg School District 12's $41M facilities project about 25 percent complete

    JOHNSBURG – The multifaceted $41 million facilities project in Johnsburg School District 12 is about 25 percent complete, the project manager said.
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 1:25 am
  • Huntley School District 158 blended learning enrollment explodes

    HUNTLEY – In his sophomore year at Huntley High School, Jason Zobott was one of only 600 students who had a red “B” on his school ID.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 12:15 am
  • Cary School District 26 adopts 2015 levy increase, debt service resolution

    CARY – Cary Community Consolidated School District 26 is asking its community for about $20.96 million property taxes this year, not including bonds a ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:59 pm
  • McHenry County College approves flat tax levy

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A majority of the McHenry County College Board of Trustees voted in favor of a flat property tax levy despite one trustee’s urging to o ...
    Nov. 22, 2015 - 11:59 pm
  • McHenry County College president search down to 5 candidates

    CRYSTAL LAKE – There are two women and three men currently in the running to lead McHenry County College as the next president.
    Nov. 21, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • McHenry County students visit landmarks through Google's virtual reality program

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Gracie Willis walked into Hannah Beardsley Middle School on Thursday morning as usual, but by the end of the day she had been to Italy ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 11:09 pm
  • PHOTOS: Hannah Beardsley students get virtual tour through Google

    Hannah Beardsley Middle School students participate in the Google Expeditions Pioneer Program as they use Mattel viewmaster goggles fitted with Androi ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 3:15 pm
  • Crystal Lake School District 47 board approves tentative levy increase

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The potential addition of air conditioning to schools and a life safety review of facilities are among the items driving the recently a ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 10:13 am
  • Get Out of Town the Easy Way: Let Someone Else Do All the Work!

    Looking to get out of town but hate the planning and coordinating? It really is possible to just pack your bags and show up.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 7:10 am
  • McHenry School District 156 approves 1.5 percent tentative levy increase

    McHENRY – McHenry Community High School District 156 is asking taxpayers for a total 2015 tax levy of $22.8 million, not including bond and interest, ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 6:25 pm
  • Crystal Lake-based School District 155 board to keep 2015 tax levy flat

    CRYSTAL LAKE – After unanimously rejecting a proposal to ask for an increase in property tax dollars, the Community High School District 155 Board vot ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 12:49 am
  • McHenry County school districts work to eliminate use of mobile classrooms

    MARENGO – Currently, some Riley Community Consolidated School District 18 students have to walk about 15 to 20 feet outside the main school for band l ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 12:42 am
  • Huntley District 158 School Board OK's alternative school concept

    ALGONQUIN – Next year’s budget discussions among Huntley Community School District 158 officials likely will explore ways to fund an alternative high ...
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 12:09 am
  • District 155 to start business incubator at Prairie Ridge High School

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Prairie Ridge High School teacher Bryan Peckhart always finds it interesting to see the products dreamed up by his students.
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 9:57 am
  • Fox River Grove School District 3 approves tentative levy increase

    FOX RIVER GROVE – The Fox River Grove District 3 School Board voted Monday to ask taxpayers for a ballooned tax levy of $5.48 million, not including b ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 12:31 am
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