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Helen Marlais Piano Workshop Coming to Piano Trends

Helen Marlais' WorkshopLOCATION: Raue Center for the ArtsWilliams Street-Downtown Crystal LakeTIME:10amDATE: Monday July 23, 2012HOSTS: Piano Trends Music Company Dr. Helen Marlais presents Succeeding at … Read more ›

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Study Voice June 30th with Melissa Manchester at Raue Center

Take advantage of a once in a lifetime opportunity to learn from Professional Entertainers in an intimate workshop setting. Learn the art of Conversational Singing … Read more ›

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Raue Center America Celebrates the Piano Workshops

America Celebrates the Piano WorkshopsJune 30 starting @ 1:30 pm | $100* Ages 15+ | MusicDOWNLOAD A REGISTRATION FORM from the link below a … Read more ›

McHenry County Board taps new regional superintendent of schools

The position of regional superintendent of schools has been filled after a nearly yearlong search that started with two resignations and included a candidate withdrawing … Read more ›

New D155 course to introduce students to the business world

Community High School District 155 students will transform into business executives, and classrooms into offices under a new honors course slated for the fall. The … Read more ›

Students in the Communication Development Program at Crystal Lake School District 47 will be transitioned to Woods Creek Elementary School over the next three years. (Lawerence Synett)

D47 to grandfather in special education students

Special education students at Crystal Lake School District 47 will be gradually transitioned into new buildings after parents voiced concerns that a sudden change could … Read more ›

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Bobblehead Dad: Keeping Our Teens Safe Over Spring Break

Want a sobering statistic? One-third of all alcohol-related teen deaths and injuries will take place in the months of April, May, June. You know, those … Read more ›

School leaders partner to explore shared services

The board presidents from five far northwest suburban school districts have partnered to explore the possibility of sharing facilities, transportation services, and all things in … Read more ›

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Visit Columbia College at Chamber Expo

Columbia College of Missouri – Crystal Lake Campus will host booth #120 at the Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce 30th Annual Crystal Lake Home & … Read more ›

Science teacher Corey Holmer, left, helps student Jon Weissman with an in-class assignment on his iPad. (Lawerence Synett/Tribune)

iPad replaces textbooks in science classroom

iPads have replaced notebooks and pencils at a far northwest suburban science classroom where students now shoot-off emails and instantly download lesson plans using the … Read more ›