| Jul 21, 2014
| 3:10 PM
The teachers' union in Hinsdale Township High School District 86 is accusing the school board of dragging its heels in contract negotiations as the two remain far apart on salary increases.
Mike Palmquist, a spokesman for the Hinsdale High School...
| Aug 27, 2014
With hoopla from basketball dribblers and baton twirlers, Advent Lutheran School unveiled the bump-out in the gym, giving spectators 150 seats on new bleachers just in time for the new school year.
The addition allowed the school to add permanent...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 4:54 PM
The earliest teachers in Hinsdale Township High School could legally call a strike is Oct. 7, although teachers have vowed that if they call for a walk-out it will not be before homecoming, which is scheduled for Oct. 11.
At a press conference Monday,...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 11:27 AM
Teachers in Hinsdale Township High School District 86 could strike for the first time in the district's history if they cannot reach agreement on a four-year contract.
The teachers and board negotiators are slated to meet Thursday for a negotiation...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Enrollment in Hinsdale-Clarendon Hills School District 181's Summer Learning Program reached more than 500 for the second year in a row, according to district officials.
In all, 575 students in kindergarten through seventh grade registered for the...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 10:27 AM
A negotiator for Hinsdale Township High School District 86 says the board needs a week to 10 days to review and respond to the latest contract offer from the teachers.
The board met in executive session for over an hour Monday to review the offer made...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 8:55 AM
Tense teacher contract negotiations are continuing in Hinsdale High School District 86 as accusations from both sides fly and the school board reviews a new salary proposal.
Board President Richard Skoda said Monday that teachers had delivered a...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Calls for details of a contingency plan in case of a teachers' strike in Hinsdale Township High School District 86 yielded no results for community members Monday.
But school board President Richard Skoda said the specifics would be sent in a letter...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 7:06 AM
Teachers in Hinsdale Township High School District 86 have moved closer to calling a strike by initiating the public posting process late Tuesday.
District officials said school will continue even if teachers walk off the job because they have developed...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Most construction projects at both Lyons Township High School campuses were completed during the summer months, but some work remains and will take several months to finish up.
At a school board meeting on Aug. 18, Superintendent Timothy Kilrea gave...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 3:06 PM
Officials in La Grange Elementary School District 102 will begin assigning one substitute teacher to report to each school building in the morning, the school board decided Thursday.
At its regular meeting, the board voted 6-0 to approve the new policy,...