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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 ...

District 204 high schools pull into the top 25 in Illinois in annual ranking  Chicago Tribune

For the first time, all three District 204 high schools fall in the top 25 in Illinois the annual US News & World Report rankings.

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 ...

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 keeps the ride going, beats Oswego East  Chicago Daily Herald

Waubonsie Valley defeated Oswego East in a nonconference boys basketball game.

Boys golf: Waubonsie Valley sails to title; Metea Valley, WW South also advance  Chicago Daily Herald

West Aurora's Zac Uhm earned medalist honors at the Class 3A West Aurora boys golf regional and Waubonsie Valley won the team championship.

Waubonsie Valley holds off Naperville North  Chicago Daily Herald

Waubonsie Valley defeated Naperville North in a DuPage Valley Conference football game.

New label, same intensity as Waubonsie Valley beats Neuqua Valley  Chicago Daily Herald

Waubonsie Valley defeated Neuqua Valley in a nonconference football game.

Waubonsie Valley staffer quits amid police investigation By Steve Zalusky May 4, 2018 9:18 PM  Chicago Daily Herald

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

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 ...

Waubonsie Valley-Metea Valley co-op defeats Naperville Central  Chicago Daily Herald

Waubonsie Valley/Metea Valley co-op defeated Naperville Central in a DuPage Valley Conference girls gymnastics dual meet.

Waubonsie Valley delivers its best against Neuqua Valley  Chicago Daily Herald

Waubonsie Valley defeated Neuqua Valley in a DuPage Valley Conference girls basketball game.

Waubonsie Valley's biggest save their best for last  Chicago Daily Herald

Waubonsie Valley defeated Metea Valley in a DuPage Valley Conference wrestling match.

A wave of fast times at Neuqua Valley  Chicago Daily Herald

Neuqua Valley won the Neuqua Valley boys swimming sectional, qualifying all three relays to next weekend's state meet.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Waubonsie Valley can't overcome Oswego  Chicago Daily Herald

Waubonsie Valley lost to Oswego in a nonconference girls basketball game.

Aurora Navy League honors students at Pearl Harbor luncheon  Chicago Daily Herald

The annual Pearl Harbor Day luncheon, sponsored by Aurora Navy League Council 247 and the Aurora Rotary Club, was held Dec. 10 at Gaslite Manor ...

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.

Marmion runs regional streak to seven By Kevin McGavin Feb 2, 2019 9:24 PM  Chicago Daily Herald

Trevor Chumbley turned the highly anticipated showdown between future Big Ten athletes into an anti-climatic rout Saturday afternoon in Aurora.

Kampschroeder and friends score win against Waubonsie Valley  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North defeated Waubonsie Valley in a DuPage Valley Conference girls basketball game.

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 ...

Honoring Martin Luther King Jr.: A list of suburban events  Chicago Daily Herald

A list of suburban events honoring the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

VIDEO: Week 6 DuPage County football preview  Chicago Daily Herald

VIDEO: Daily Herald prep sports writers Dave Oberhelman and Kevin Schmit break down the top Week 6 football games in DuPage County.

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

A Waubonsie Valley High School senior said she is thankful she attends a school that is willing to take whatever steps are necessary to help students feel safe ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

So says adults — including researchers and educators who seem to unanimously agree depression, anxiety and other mental health issues are not only leading ...

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.

'Crosstown Corridor' idea nets marketing competition win for Waubonsie Valley  Chicago Daily Herald

Route 59 in Naperville and Aurora should be reborn as Crosstown Corridor, say a group of students who won a marketing competition.

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.

Adamski's improvement clear to see in Glenbard West win  Chicago Daily Herald

The improvement of Glenbard West's Niki Adamski on the basketball court is clear to see -- now even to her. The 6-foot-1 senior is playing with eye goggles for ...

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.

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

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

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.

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 ...

Naperville Central vs. Waubonsie Valley, Girls Soccer // 05.18.18  Naperville Community Television

Naperville Central, entering the East Aurora Regional Final as the 5 seed, played against Waubonsie Valley, the 4 seed. The winner advances to play Naperville ...

Cuddle up and get warm for The Week in Pictures  Chicago Daily Herald

Daily Herald is suburban Chicago's largest daily newspaper. Daily Herald provides a local perspective with local *content* such as the northwest suburbs most ...

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

2017-2018 DuPage County Academic Team honorable mentions.

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 ...

Neuqua Valley's depth makes the difference  Chicago Daily Herald

Neuqua Valley won its own 18th annual varsity invite on Saturday by parlaying its depth into a position to win heading into the final event, the 400-yard freestyle ...

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.

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.

Aurora panel explores diversity, barriers in schools  Chicago Daily Herald

Members of an Aurora panel created to discuss the role of schools in student safety and cultural integration admit there's more work to be done to find solutions ...

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

Scouting this weekend's DuPage County football games.

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 ...

Metea principal to be honored at Heritage Dinner in Aurora  Chicago Tribune

The city of Aurora's African-American Heritage Advisory Board will host its 14th annual Heritage Dinner on Feb. 23 at Gaslite Manor, 2485 Church Road.

Waubonsie hosts conference on 'new era' in genetics  Chicago Daily Herald

About 400 West suburban high school students got to hear about how they can contribute to scientific advances in the "new era in human genetics" from a ...

Waubonsie Valley High School 40th Anniversary  Naperville Community Television

Waubonsie Valley High School has opened their doors to students in the Naperville and Aurora community since 1975.

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.

Naperville native brings heart, and soul to Brandi & the Alexanders  Chicago Daily Herald

The lead singer of a New York City-based rock and soul band is a Naperville native who didn't even sing in choir until her sophomore year of high school.

Get smart: 25 best public high schools in Illinois - 2018  Herald & Review

Curious as to which public high schools are the best in our state? We've compiled a list of the top 25, and a Central Illinois school is on the list!

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.

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.

MVPs, Week 1: WW South's Olsen, West Aurora's Jacobson earn accolades  Chicago Daily Herald

Jack Olsen of Wheaton Warrenville South and Zach Jacobson of West Aurora have been selected the Week 1 football MVPs for the Daily Herald.

Scouting DuPage County girls basketball holiday tournaments  Chicago Daily Herald

The holidays are a special part of the basketball season. The holidays bring the challenge of holiday tournaments and the opportunity for teams to test ...

Illinois House 84th District Republican nominee: Patty Smith  Chicago Sun-Times

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

Climate change real, cost of doing nothing 'enormous,' Foster warns  Chicago Tribune

Global climate change is the "most serious long-term problem this country will face," but until legislators begin to believe and act, the only option available is to ...

5 things to watch this season for DuPage County football teams  Chicago Daily Herald

Football: Welcome to the 2018 season. With the start of practice on Monday, we bring you five things to watch this season.

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

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

Holidays were very good to York  Chicago Daily Herald

The holiday season was particularly joyous for York's boys basketball team. The Dukes defended their home court and emerged from the rugged Jack Tosh ...

Last chance at the IHSA's big dance  Chicago Daily Herald

Eyes on Five: Which DuPage County football teams are sweating it out this weekend?

Naperville People in the News  Chicago Tribune

Naperville residents achieve academic and professional honors.

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 ...

Meaningful moments from the first round of the playoffs  Chicago Daily Herald

Football: Before looking ahead, this week's Eyes on Five reflects on a stirring first round of the playoffs in DuPage County.

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. In so doing, the city also added materials involved in vaping ...

How Parvesh Cheena went from Naperville 'class clown' to 'Tiger Hunter' movie  Chicago Daily Herald

Actor-comedian Parvesh Cheena joins Chicago friend Danny Pudi in the Indian film "The Tiger Hunter." It's a small part, but Cheena -- who grew up Naperville ...

11-year-old who lost dad to drug overdose: ‘Help me stop this epidemic’  Herald & Review

AURORA — The first time I met Keagan Hernandez he impressed the heck out of me.

Former actor, 22-year educator hired as Metea principal  Chicago Daily Herald

The man chosen to be the second principal at Metea Valley High School in Aurora began his career an actor, but for the past 22 years, Darrell Echols has played ...

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 ...

Students 'elect' J.B. Pritzker in League of Women Voters mock elections  Suburban Life Publications

Students from 14 DuPage County high schools participated in mock midterm elections the week of Sept. 17, overall "electing" gubernatorial candidate J.B. ...

Route 59 study looks at shopping alternatives in Aurora  Chicago Tribune

Aurora looks at a study of its Route 59 corridor that tries to respond to new retail trends.

Basketball: Mead leaving Dixon for Waubonsie Valley

Jason Mead made what he said is the hardest decision he has ever had to make. After 5 years in Dixon, Mead is moving on. The Dukes boys basketball coach ...

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.

Cannon, Waubonsie Valley zip past Plainfield South  Chicago Daily Herald

Eric Cannon scripted a promising start to the Waubonsie Valley boys basketball postseason Monday night in Plainfield. Cannon drilled two 3-pointers on his ...

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.

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

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

Black parents concerned by 'dismal' scores in Dist. 204  Chicago Daily Herald

Parents in Indian Prairie Unit District 204 say the achievement gap between black students and higher-performing whites and Asians is "dismal" and needs to be ...

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 ...

322 - 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 ...

Boys soccer: Waubonsie Valley blanks West Aurora  Chicago Daily Herald

Waubonsie Valley's boys soccer team moved to 2-0 for the season Thursday with a 1-0 win over West Aurora.

Teens talk about gangs, racism and more at Aurora event  Chicago Tribune

Gangs, racism and domestic violence were among the issues Aurora area teens spoke out about during the fourth annual Mikva Aurora Soapbox Competition ...

Parents of Naperville Marine killed in Iraq reflect on politics, impact of 9/11 attacks  Chicago Tribune

Gloria Caruso said the day she learned her son David had died was just as it looks in the movies. "I had had a funny feeling at work," Caruso said. "As soon as I ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Naperville teen's original sound comes together on first EP  Chicago Daily Herald

Music "came together" for Alexandra Renee of Naperville when she started playing guitar, and now she has an EP of original songs to show for it.

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.

Girls Basketball: New Plano coach Dave Lay optimistic about his Reapers  Kendall County Now

Lay, who is going on his 10th year teaching in Plano District 88, was brought aboard three years ago as a volunteer assistant with the Plano girls basketball ...

Book, tree, donations honor memory of Aurora teen  Chicago Tribune

A book, a tree and donations to a suicide prevention group honor the memory of Aurora resident Cassandra Sanchez.

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 ...

Neuqua Valley vs. Downers Grove North, Softball // 05.26.18  Naperville Community Television

In the East Aurora Regional Final, #7 seed Neuqua Valley takes the mound against #2 seed Downers Grove North. The last time these two teams faced off DGN ...

West Aurora vs. Naperville North, Girls Soccer // 05.18.18  Naperville Community Television

Naperville North girls soccer taking on West Aurora in the Regional Final game at Lockport High School.

Track and field: Throws something to watch at Neuqua Valley  Chicago Daily Herald

Neuqua Valley track and field hosts its discus competition in a wide-open space. That's a good thing because two of the state's top female throwers will be ...

Aurora mayor wants resident input at town hall meetings  Chicago Tribune

Aurora Mayor Richard Irvin will hold two upcoming town halls meetings in the city to get residents input on the road ahead at City Hall. The town hall meetings ...

Waubonsie Lake: A local treasure discovered anew  Chicago Daily Herald

As the saying goes, there's really nothing like being there. Such is the case with Waubonsie Lake Park. On behalf of the Fox Valley Park District, I'd done ...

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 ...

Honorable mentions: DuPage County Leadership Team. 2015-2016  Chicago Daily Herald

2015-2016 Daily Herald DuPage County Leadership Team honorable mentions.

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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