Tuesday May 14
Dist. 300 considers second online charter school plan
Community Unit District 300 board members have moved from one charter school proposal to another, holding a public hearing Monday night for the Illinois Online Charter School.
Pingree Grove may do special census
Trustees have begun to discuss the pros and cons of conducting a special census in order to validate speculation that Pingree Grove's population has surpassed 5,000 residents.
Nature's fickle 1-2 punch
Last summer, their corn and bean crops were shriveled - though not as badly as in some parts of Illinois and the Midwest - by one of the worst spring and summer droughts in history.
Elgin councilman heading to sister city in Chile
City Councilman Rich Dunne and his wife Judy will be heading to Chile in May as goodwill ambassadors visiting Elgin's sister city of Cauquenes.
Pingree Grove to discuss special census
Pingree Grove is expected to soon discuss conducting a special U.S. Census this year that could bring in increased state revenues, Village President Greg Marston said.