| Apr 15, 2015
| 3:20 PM
Mark Orszula finds himself in the rare position for a high school head coach of getting to hire his successor.
Orszula has been named the new athletic director at Streamwood for next year to succeed Pat Ryan, who had already planned to retire. As a...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 7:45 AM
School scholar, contest, teachers and more.
Award: Woodland Primary School Dual Language teacher Rian Bogdala was recognized by the village of Gurnee as one of its three Teachers of the Year for 2015. The village introduced this award in 2014...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 10:10 AM
The River Grove Elementary School Board has picked a new superintendent.
Joseph Simpkins, who's currently principal of an elementary school in Plainfield, was offered a three-year contract by the River Grove School Board on Feb. 24. He will be replacing...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 3:13 AM
They are the muckrakers of the farm fields, bloodhounds for small-town waste and corruption, self-appointed guardians of taxpayer money who comb through the books of municipal governments all across Illinois in search of misconduct and misspending.
| Feb 12, 2015
| 8:44 AM
Some Lake Zurich High School students made the most of the extra time they had before starting class later on Feb. 9 by doing a little "Career Scene Investigation."
The students — mostly juniors — weaved their way through the tables of...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 7:38 AM
The following students have recently graduated from their respective colleges and/or universities:
Bowling Green State University, Ohio
Gurnee: Michelle Gauer.
Clemson University, S.C.
Lake Bluff: Katherine Breen.
Eastern Illinois University,...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 12:40 PM
Please tell us something about yourself that would surprise us.
That question has become something of a tradition here when the Editorial Board seeks out the views of candidates in each election cycle. We ask them what they think about the hot issues of...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 9:50 AM
An Oak Brook couple is among three alumni and longtime supporters of Eastern Illinois University chosen as honorary lifetime members of the institution’s foundation.
Sandra Senkbile Pine and Jack Pine of Oak Brook were inducted into this class when...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 5:33 PM
The NCAA would embrace a new protocol to handle athlete concussions and would spend millions of dollars to monitor former players as long as those athletes are barred from filing class-action claims in the future, under a proposed settlement announced...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The gig: Najeeb Ghauri is the founder and chief executive of NetSol Technologies Inc., a Calabasas software company that makes a lot of its money from a program widely used in automobile leasing. Its customers include automakers Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen,...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 5:35 PM
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. — Twelve years ago, the Chicago Bears staged a statewide hunt for their new summer home.
They traveled to Charleston, site of Eastern Illinois University, to meet with the mayor. They drove five hours south to Carbondale to check...