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  • Prairie Ridge High School celebrating its 20th year since inception

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Prairie Ridge High School is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year with various events.
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • Colleges lavishing more financial aid on wealthy students

    STORRS, Conn. – Spencer Mulligan knew his family could pay for his college education, even without loans or grants. So when the University of Connecti ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • McHenry County College to build $16.8M science facility

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College science aficionados and students at large can look forward to a new $16.8 million facility coming to campus.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • Algonquin-based School District 300 students learn alpaca felting

    Students from Dundee-Crown, Hampshire and Jacobs high schools learned about the ancient art of alpaca felting this week via grant-funded workshops.
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Huntley School District 158 approves final budget

    HUNTLEY – The Huntley School District 158 Board unanimously approved a budget for the next fiscal year, board President Donald Drzal said.
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 1:12 am
  • Woodstock District 200 program offers student chance to visit Woodstock, Spain

    WOODSTOCK – Teens from Spain had the opportunity to visit Woodstock last week as part of the school district’s dual-language program.
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 12:37 am
  • McHenry County College seeks alumni success stories for 50th anniversary

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College will be celebrating 50 years in the community in 2017 and seeks all alumni to share their success stories and st ...
    Sept. 17, 2016 - 1:20 am
  • Prairie Grove Junior High hosts ceremony honoring Col. Patricia Klop’s promotion

    PRAIRIE GROVE – Prairie Grove Junior High’s gymnasium was packed Friday morning to witness Patricia Klop of the Marine Corps getting promoted from lie ...
    Sept. 17, 2016 - 12:27 am
  • More Bang for Your College Buck with Transfer Admission Guarantee Program

    Tag used to be a game you played as a kid, but for Illinois college students, it’s taken on new meaning with even higher stakes.
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 7:07 am
  • Huntley School District 158 graduates receive Illinois biliteracy seal

    HUNTLEY – Several Huntley High School graduates have received the Illinois Seal of Biliteracy for their proficiency in two languages, Huntley School D ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 12:30 am
  • Huntley School District 158 to vote on district budget for next fiscal year

    HUNTLEY – Huntley School District 158 is set to approve its final budget for the next fiscal year at its meeting Thursday.
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 12:31 am
  • McHenry County College engineering students get University of Illinois guarantee

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The college enrollment process just got a bit easier for some McHenry County students.CRYSTAL LAKE – The college enrollment process jus ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • MCC offering career development workshops on résumé writing, interviewing

    CRYSTAL LAKE – To help prepare people for the real world, McHenry County College is offering workshops in the fall on résumé writing and interviewing.
    Sept. 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • McHenry County school districts should consider consolidating, regional superintendent says

    One way McHenry County Regional Superintendent of Schools Leslie Schermerhorn said schools can cut costs and improve educational opportunities for stu ...
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 12:36 am
  • Crystal Lake School District 47 principals guiding workshops on restorative justice and practices

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A new Illinois law aiming to eliminate automatic zero-tolerance suspensions and expulsions goes into effect Sept. 15. As a result, two ...
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 12:58 am
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