Post a story


From the community

Jaycees host membership social on Saturday

The Elk Grove Village Jaycees chapter is hosting a membership social that is open to the public on Saturday, June 23rd from 11:00 AM until … Read more ›

The 2012 Commencement Speaker for Northwestern College will be Cook County Assessor Joseph Berrios, with the ceremony to take place on June 15th at The Arie Crown Theater at McCormick Place in Chicago.
From the community

Northwestern College Announces 2012 Commencement Speaker: Cook County Assessor, Joseph Berrios

[Bridgeview/Chicago-Jefferson Park/Naperville/Rosemont, IL] Northwestern College President Lawrence Schumacher announced today that the 2012 Commencement Speaker for Northwestern College’s June 15th Ceremony will be Cook County … Read more ›

Elk Grove Baptist Church
From the community

Elk Grove Baptist Church to offer AED/CPR class

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, ILL – Elk Grove Baptist Church will be offering a CPR/AED class. The class will be May 19th at 9 a.m. at … Read more ›

Students at Enders-Salk Elementary School in Schaumburg color Chinese flags as part of preparation for Olympic Day. During the field day, students learn about countries they will represent in Olympic-style events. (Kate Thayer/Tribune)

Olympic Day promotes activity, geography

Second-grade teacher Sue Barth rattled off several facts about China Monday as students colored flags of the world’s most populated country. They marveled at China’s … Read more ›

Child\'s Voice Graduates Celebrate
From the community

Child's Voice Graduates Largest Class to Date

On Friday, May 25, 2012, Child’s Voice will celebrate the end of the school year and recognize over 18 students with hearing loss as they … Read more ›

From the community

Harper Certificate Offers New Employment for Animal Lovers

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of veterinary assistants is expected to grow 14 percent from 2010 to 2020, adding thousands of jobs … Read more ›

From the community

Financial Peace University Returns to Elk Grove Baptist Church

A special 10-week session of Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University will be held at Elk Grove Baptist Church Monday nights, beginning May 7 through July … Read more ›

Harper College President Dr. Kenneth Ender and Illinois Community College Board Chairman Alexi Giannoulias stand with the five former Harper College students honored at the 2011 Distinguished Alumni Reception.
From the community

Nominations Open for Notable Harper Alumni

Harper College is accepting nominations for its 2012 Distinguished Alumni Award, an annual honor saluting former Harper students for outstanding career and community achievements. The … Read more ›

From the community

Harper College Observatory Opens For Spring and Summer

When the planet of Venus passes in front of the sun this summer – a rare event that won’t happen again for more than a … Read more ›

Photo Credit: Simon Howden
From the community

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 ›