Sunday Dec 8
Hundreds see Santa arrive by train
The train carrying Santa and Mrs. Claus stopped in six communities. In its 16th year, the "Christmas in a Small Town" celebration, also known as the Santa Train, is a project of the Lackawanna Heritage Valley National and State Heritage Area in partnership with Steamtown National Historic Site, the Delaware Lackawanna Railroad and the Pennsylvania ... (more)
Half million dollars in drilling impact fees to benefit Lackawanna
The state agency that disburses Act 13 drilling impact fees sent $512,095 in grant money to Lackawanna County groups.
Aging Boiler Plant at Brooks Middle School Needs to Go: Report
A boiler plant operating for nearly 40 years at Brooks Middle School in Bolingbrook is on its last legs, and Valley View School District officials are considering a mechanical upgrade that would cost about $7 million, according to a Bugle Newspapers report .
State Report Card Is In: See How Valley View Schools Rank
Illinois' School Report Card has been released, and the results are a mixed bag for Valley View School District 365U-and many other school districts around the state.
Mid Valley ousts incumbent; Valley View voters keep theirs
Voters picked some fresh faces for Mid Valley School District's board of directors in Tuesday's election, while those in Valley View School District backed incumbents.