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Images: Neuqua Valley, Metea Valley, and Waubonsie Valley High School graduations  Chicago Daily Herald

Neuqua Valley, Metea Valley, and Waubonsie Valley High Schools held graduations on Sunday, May 26, at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb.

Waubonsie Valley can't process Oswego East defense  Chicago Daily Herald

Waubonsie Valley's boys basketball team has come so far but couldn't get this one. In Tuesday's Class 4A East Aurora sectional semifinals, No. 3 seed Oswego ...

Savannah Smith: Candidate profile  Chicago Daily Herald

Savannah Smith is a candidate for Aurora Ward 8 Alderman.

DuPage County Academic Team, 2018-2019  Chicago Daily Herald

This year's Daily Herald DuPage County Academic Team members hail from Neuqua Valley, Naperville North, Waubonsie Valley, Wheaton Warrenville South, ...

Traxler, St. Charles North ready for Waubonsie Valley  Chicago Daily Herald

St. Charles North defeated Waubonsie Valley in a girls water polo game.

Baseball: Gregorio goes deep twice for Waubonsie Valley  Chicago Daily Herald

Waubonsie Valley defeated Benet in a nonconference baseball game.

Girls soccer: Setter's play worth noticing for Waubonsie Valley  Chicago Daily Herald

Grace Setter of Waubonsie Valley is the DuPage County All-Area Captain for girls soccer this season.

Diwali Festival to feature food, fashion and fireworks  Chicago Daily Herald

Aurora's Indian American Community Outreach Advisory Board will celebrate its annual Diwali Festival from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at Waubonsie Valley ...

Report: 31 percent of 2016 Metea Valley High School graduates in Illinois community colleges had to take remedial classes  DuPage Policy Journal

In a year when 97 percent of Metea Valley High School seniors graduated on time, 31 percent of those who attended Illinois community colleges had to enroll in ...

Waubonsie Valley's Skeete picks up MVP honors  Chicago Daily Herald

Waubonsie Valley's Marcus Skeete is this week's Daily Herald boys basketball MVP.

State law could address mental health during student interrogations  Chicago Daily Herald

A proposed state law is designed to protect student mental health after a teen's death by suicide following questioning at his school. But there is concern the bill ...

Waubonsie Valley High Grad Dies in House Fire

Alex Kierstead, a sophomore at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, originally planned to hit the road for Aurora -- his hometown -- for the Thanksgiving ...

Patty Smith: Candidate profile  Chicago Daily Herald

Patty Smith is a candidate for Ward 8 alderman in Aurora.

Baseball: Naperville Central eager to keep going  Chicago Daily Herald

Baseball: Naperville Central beat Waubonsie Valley 6-3 in Tuesday's regional game in Aurora.

Waubonsie Valley band claims top honor at SuperState contest  Chicago Daily Herald

The top band at Waubonsie Valley High School in Aurora scored the Honor Band award at the Illinois SuperState Concert Band Festival for the first time in ...

Waubonsie Valley staffer quits amid police investigation  Chicago Daily Herald

Aurora police are investigating a former staff member at Waubonsie Valley High School.

DuPage County Academic Team honorable mentions, 2018-2019  Chicago Daily Herald

Honorable mentions for the Daily Herald's DuPage County Academic Team.

Gobble Doggs awards scholarships to aspiring entrepreneurs in community  Chicago Daily Herald

Gobble Doggs gave away eight scholarships this year with a little bit of help from cash tips. Owner Annah Mitchell decided to use cash tips she collected during ...

Three in race for 8th Ward seat on Aurora City Council  Chicago Tribune

Three candidates are vying for the 8th Ward seat on the Aurora City Council that has been represented by the same person for the past 12 years.

Softball: Neuqua Valley tracks down conference crown  Chicago Daily Herald

Neuqua Valley defeated Naperville North and Waubonsie Valley to clinch the DuPage Valley Conference softball championship.

'Original Warrior' Dick Kerner remembered  Chicago Daily Herald

He was the original athletic director of the "Original Valley." At Waubonsie Valley High School, Dick Kerner helped establish the tradition of athletic excellence in ...

Conference shuffling continues for DuPage County teams  Chicago Daily Herald

The fourth of five key things to watch this season as DuPage County prep football teams began practice on Monday.

Naperville soprano Tamara Wilson makes Lyric debut in 'Il trovatore'  Chicago Daily Herald

Soprano Tamara Wilson, a former Naperville resident, makes her Lyric Opera of Chicago debut as Leonora in a revival of Verdi's tragedy "Il trovatore." It's a role ...

Constable: Fulfilling dream, Aurora animator takes 'One Small Step' to Oscars  Chicago Daily Herald

When Andrew Chesworth of Aurora was a preschooler, his grandfather predicted the little artist would work for Disney some day. Chesworth did that, moved on, ...

16 Grammys between 3 schools in Aurora and Naperville  Chicago Daily Herald

Three high schools in Naperville and Aurora have won 16 Grammys in 18 years. Here's how they do it.

Scouting DuPage County Class 3A and Class 4A sectionals  Chicago Daily Herald

An in-depth look at what to expect from DuPage County boys basketball teams in Class 3A and Class 4A sectionals.

Chicago Sinfonietta, Waubonsie choir perform MLK tribute concert  Chicago Daily Herald

Wentz Concert Hall on the campus of Naperville's North Central College will be the setting Sunday for the first of two "MLK Tribute Concerts" with the Chicago ...

Waubonsie shoreline work creates 'ribbon of prairie'  Chicago Daily Herald

Students who worked Wednesday to restore a segment of prairie along a creek behind their school contributed to nearly two decades of work to improve the ...

Transgender student lauds Waubonsie for its support, sense of safety  Chicago Tribune

Naperville transgender student says local schools are building a safe and supportive environment for students like her.

PODCAST: Tailgating with Dave and Kevin  Chicago Daily Herald

PODCAST: Daily Herald prep sports writers Dave Oberhelman and Kevin Schmit are back to talk about all the issues facing DuPage County football teams in ...

Boys swimming: Neuqua Valley gets warmed up in a hurry  Chicago Daily Herald

The Neuqua Valley boys swimming team finished second in its first event at Saturday's 37th annual Wildcat Relays at West Chicago. Too bad. But to make up for ...

Things to do around Naperville Memorial Day Weekend: May 24 - 27  Positively Naperville

For more than 75 years, the VFW's Buddy Poppy distribution has raised millions of dollars in support of veterans' welfare and unmet needs of their dependents.

Things to do around Naperville this weekend: Nov. 30 - Dec. 2  Positively Naperville

Tis the season to find the Grinch throughout Naperville's independent business community. Look for the Grinch in the Little Friends Parade of Lights. Then grow ...

Scouting DuPage County boys track and field  Chicago Daily Herald

A comprehensive look at DuPage County boys track and field this season.

Fresh visitors bleachers coming to Waubonsie Valley HS  Chicago Daily Herald

Visitors-side bleachers at Waubonsie Valley High School in Aurora are in store for an upgrade that will seat 1000 people and meet accessibility standards.

Metea principal named Aurora's African-American Leader of the Year  Chicago Daily Herald

Metea Valley High School Principal Darrell Echols will be honored by Aurora's African-American Heritage Advisory Board as its 2018 African-American Leader ...

Cross country: Morris, Naperville North keep it simple  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North won the Class 3A Waubonsie Valley girls cross country meet. Neuqua Valley placed second in the boys race.

Things to do around Naperville St. Patrick's Day Weekend: March 15-17  Positively Naperville

Naperville VFW All You Can Eat Fish Fry open to the public – 4:30PM | Adults $12, seniors $10, children $7, age 3 and under FREE! Judd-Kendall VFW – 908 W ...

Girls swimming: DVC title brings Neuqua Valley one step closer to sectionals  Chicago Daily Herald

Neuqua Valley won the DuPage Valley Conference girls swimming invitational.

Townhouses likely for Aurora site once earmarked for Metea  Chicago Daily Herald

M/I Homes is likely to receive final approval from the city of Aurora to build 171 townhouses on land formerly belonging to Indian Prairie Unit District 204 that ...

Aurora-area students named as National Merit Scholarship semifinalists  Chicago Tribune

Fox Valley students are among the 16000 semifinalists in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program.

Scouting DuPage County boys basketball holiday tournaments  Chicago Daily Herald

Holiday basketball tournaments provide players relief from silly stuff like classes and homework, and give coaches -- and fans -- a midseason evaluation against ...

Record-breaking suburban teens ready to 'blow up the rowing world'  Chicago Daily Herald

On the same Tuesday afternoon in March 2018, Mary Jaskoviak and Anya Landrowski showed up to their first St. Charles Rowing Club practice feeling ...

Clanton resigns as coach of Mighty Macs hoops team  The Beverly Review

It was a difficult decision for Mother McAuley Coach Ashley Clanton, but after seven seasons coaching the Mighty Macs basketball team, she is moving on.

VIDEO: Week 10 DuPage County football preview  Chicago Daily Herald

VIDEO: Daily Herald prep sports writers Dave Oberhelman and Kevin Schmit break down the top Week 10 football games in DuPage County.

Will DeKalb land in the DVC?  Chicago Daily Herald

Football: This week's Eyes on Five looks at even more conference changes making an impact in DuPage County.

VIDEO: Second-round DuPage preview  Chicago Daily Herald

VIDEO: Daily Herald prep sports writers Dave Oberhelman and Kevin Schmit break down the top second-round playoff football games in DuPage County.

Waubonsie Valley Football Star Accused in Vicious, Disabling 2014 Beating of Fellow Student

Bolingbrook, IL - The ex-football player, Waubonsie Valley High School and District 204 are being sued in DuPage County Court.

Basketball: Mead leaving Dixon for Waubonsie Valley

Jason Mead made what he said is the hardest decision he has ever had to make.

DeKalb lands in DuPage Valley Conference  Chicago Daily Herald

DeKalb High School has accepted an invitation to become the sixth member of the DuPage Valley Conference, effective at the start of the 2019-20 school year.

Scouting DuPage Valley Conference football  Chicago Daily Herald

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Naperville woman gets jail time for taking $50,000 from school cafeteria  Chicago Tribune

Former school cafeteria manager who stole more than $50000 to support a gambling habit was sentenced to jail time and ordered to make restitution.

Hundreds Attend Gun Safety Town Hall In Naperville  Naperville, IL Patch

Gun Safety Town Hall Draws Hundreds - Naperville, IL - The town hall featured Rep. Lauren Underwood (D-IL 14), Naperville City Council member Kevin Coyne ...

Fox Valley schools increasingly on front line for kids' mental health  Chicago Tribune

It's not so easy being a kid today. So says adults — including researchers and educators who seem to unanimously agree depression, anxiety and other mental ...

Former Saluki assistant Walker hired as Bloomington HS coach  The Southern

BLOOMINGTON — Justin Walker has been an assistant coach at the high school and college levels, as well as heavily involved in player development with an ...

Newark tabs hall of fame coach, Renner, as next AD

NEWARK — It's not often when a high school is looking to replace a high-profile position, especially in such a small community like Newark, can it find a guy like ...

Boys lacrosse: St. Charles East defeats Waubonsie Valley/Metea Valley co-op  Chicago Daily Herald

For 42 minutes Monday night the St. Charles East boys lacrosse team weathered equalizers from Waubonsie Valley/Metea Valley co-op, to the tune of 8 total ties ...

Former Metea teacher begins sentence for sexually assaulting student  Chicago Daily Herald

A former physics teacher at Metea Valley High School reported to a DuPage County courtroom Tuesday to begin serving a six-year prison term for sexually ...

Long-dormant hospital in Aurora set for cleanup, renovations  Chicago Daily Herald

A 9-acre former hospital site south of downtown Aurora that has stood dormant for the past 23 years, inviting vandals and trespassers, is set for environmental ...

Scouting the Waubonsie Valley Warriors  Chicago Daily Herald

At Waubonsie Valley, 16 starters are hungry for more.

His father died of a heroin-fentanyl overdose. Now, an Aurora 11-year-old is fighting back against the killer  Chicago Tribune

Heroin claimed his dad last fall, and now a young Aurora boy is doing something about the opioid epidemic.

Final mayoral forum gets Aurora students involved  Chicago Tribune

Students had a front row seat at the latest and last Aurora mayor forum, at East Aurora High School.

Boys golf: Geneva duo headed back to state  Chicago Daily Herald

The six-time defending Class 3A state champions inched ever closer to Normal U-High for boys golf state immortality Monday in Bartlett.

Report: 30 percent of 2016 Downers Grove South High School graduates in Illinois community colleges had to take remedial classes  DuPage Policy Journal

In a year when 93 percent of Downers Grove South High School seniors graduated on time, 30 percent of those who attended Illinois community colleges had to ...

Scouting this weekend's DuPage County football games  Chicago Daily Herald

A look around this weekend's DuPage County high school football games.

Northwestern Medicine physicians award six scholarships to local students  Chicago Daily Herald

The medical staff of Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital is providing college scholarships to six local ...

Former SIU assistant Walker eager to share knowledge as BHS coach  Bloomington Pantagraph

BLOOMINGTON — Justin Walker has been an assistant coach at the high school and college levels, as well as heavily involved in player development with an ...

Suburbia's Got Talent: Stephanie Schwieger  Chicago Daily Herald

At 15, Waubonsie Valley High School sophomore Stephanie Schwieger of Aurora is already a veteran of the stage and theater; she's been performing since age ...

Ex-Aurora physics teacher pleads guilty to sex assault on student  Chicago Daily Herald

A former physics teacher at Metea Valley High School in Aurora pleaded guilty Thursday to sexually assaulting a 16-year-old student at a Naperville hotel.

Indian American Teenager's Music Foundation Launched In Naperville

Ashley's Music Foundation, a nonprofit organization that was created last year by a 16 year-old Indian-American to promote music programs in underprivileged ...

Honorable mentions: DuPage County Academic Team, 2017-2018  Chicago Daily Herald

2017-2018 DuPage County Academic Team honorable mentions.

Beach Hazard in effect for Lake Michigan Monday after 3 boys drown over weekend  WLS-TV

A Beach Hazard alert for Lake Michigan beaches in the Chicago area was issued Monday until Wednesday due to dangerous conditions.

How District 204 candidates would solve class size problem  Chicago Daily Herald

School board candidates in Indian Prairie Unit District 204 have different ideas for how to solve the problem of class sizes well above the state average.

Holidays were very good to York  Chicago Daily Herald

Boys basketball: Of all the holiday seasons, York's may have been the most joyous.

UI grad Singhsumalee begins farewell event | Illini Sports  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Illini women's golf team tees it up for first time at NCAA championships.

Girls golf: Nay helps Naperville North score league championship  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North won the DuPage Valley Conference girls golf team championship, and Wheaton Warrenville South's Sarah Hauenstein earned medalist ...

Girls tennis: Naperville Central repeats as DVC champion  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville Central pulled away from Neuqua Valley to win the DuPage Valley Conference girls tennis team championship.

Naperville murals, much-delayed, now wrapping up  Chicago Daily Herald

A series of murals inside a Naperville parking garage started eight years ago and now is nearing completion.

Girls volleyball: Metea Valley matches record mark  Chicago Daily Herald

Metea Valley defeated Waubonsie Valley in a DuPage Valley Conference girls volleyball match.

Metea, Waubonsie reach Grammy semifinals  Chicago Daily Herald

The recordings are in the mail and it's up to the judges to determine whether Metea Valley and Waubonsie Valley high schools in Aurora will remain in the ...

Local High School Teacher Charged With Sex Assault  Patch

Naperville, IL - Naperville police are investigating a Metea Valley High School teacher who they say was having an inappropriate relationship with a student.

Record-breaking 25 sets of twins are part of Neuqua Valley HS graduation  Chicago Tribune

Neuqua Valley High School had a record number of sets of twins — 25 — in its graduating class of 2018.

Weemer steps down at Waubonsie Valley  Chicago Daily Herald

Steve Weemer, who concluded his eighth season coaching Waubonsie Valley boys varsity basketball in the regional finals on March 1, has stepped down as ...

Images: Naperville North vs. Waubonsie Valley girls basketball  Chicago Daily Herald

Waubonsie Valley hosted Naperville North for girls basketball action in Aurora.

Aurora man who killed mom, 3 teens facing felony charges  Chicago Daily Herald

Randy J. Visor, an Aurora man who killed four people, including three Waubonsie Valley High School students in a drunk driving crash in 1997, is in trouble ...

Project Soapbox Gives Teens a Chance to Speak Out  Naperville Community Television

A competition in District 204 recently gave students the opportunity to have their voices heard.

Girls golf: Naperville North's Flaherty comes up aces at DVC meet  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North's Mara Flaherty recorded a hole-in-one and then defeated Naperville Central's Emma Lim in a playoff at the DuPage Valley Conference girls ...

DuPage County Leadership Team Honorable Mentions, 2018-2019  Chicago Daily Herald

Honorable mentions for the 2018-2019 Daily Herald DuPage County Leadership Team.

Patty Smith: Who she is, why she's running for Illinois House, her positions  Chicago Sun-Times

The Sun-Times' candidate profile of Patty Smith, Republican nominee for the Illinois House of Representatives in the 84th District.

Elmhurst's Like Language fuses different musical worlds for new album  Chicago Daily Herald

Love might bring us together, but shared passion is what ultimately brings bands together. Despite Matt and Kristen Murray coming from different musical worlds ...

956 - Aurora's 1st Pride Parade draws thousands - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive  Windy City Times

Windy City Times News Archive - Aurora's 1st Pride Parade draws thousands =After months of planning by Indivisible Aurora members and approval by the ...

Aurora increases age to buy tobacco to 21  Chicago Tribune

Aurora has joined 18 other municipalities in Illinois by increasing the age to buy tobacco to 21.

2014-2015 DuPage County Academic Team  Chicago Daily Herald

Earlier this year, 25 high schools around DuPage County nominated their best students for the Daily Herald's Academic Team. The result is a list of 48 nominees ...

Waubonsie Valley's Miller leaving on own terms  Chicago Daily Herald

Waubonsie Valley's Miller retires while Warriors girls bowling remains on a roll.

Teens 'Say Yes to the Prom Dress' at Aurora library  Chicago Daily Herald

Girls on a budget who were hunting for the perfect prom dress had a good chance of finding what they were looking for Saturday during a "Say Yes to the Prom ...

Grammy semifinalist challenges, inspires through music  Chicago Daily Herald

Fueled by the magic of one momentous concert when he was 13, Mark Duker pursued the profession in his bloodline, following his grandfather, uncle and father ...

Girls soccer: Time is right for Wieland goal  Chicago Daily Herald

Metea Valley defeated Waubonsie Valley in a girls soccer regional final.

Aurora named one of America's most diverse cities  Chicago Tribune

Online financial group calls Aurora one of the most diverse cities in the United States.

Back in Aurora, Clanton making herself at home again  Chicago Daily Herald

Ashley Luke Clanton could do without the traffic, but her return home to Chicago does come with its perks. "Starbucks," she laughed. "It was five years since I had ...

Dist. 204 moves 2012 graduation ceremonies to NIU in DeKalb  Chicago Daily Herald

Members of the first class to graduate from Metea Valley High School in Indian Prairie District 204 will walk across a stage in DeKalb next spring, more than 30 ...

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