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Car show calendar May 24, 2019 10:01 AM - The Chicago suburbs are home to many  Chicago Daily Herald

Sunday, May 26: Eighth annual Chicagoland All Wheel Show -- East, Sweet Baby Ray's restaurant, 800 E. Higgins Road, Elk Grove Village. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. A ...

Long-vacant Immanuel Lutheran Church school in Des Plaines to be occupied again  Chicago Daily Herald

Little Bulgarian School has plans to buy Immanuel Lutheran School on Lee Street in Des Plaines.

Festivals: Libertyville Days, Highland Games, Elgin Ribfest & more  Chicago Daily Herald

Taste of Des Plaines, Libertyville Days, and the Scottish Festival and Highland Games are among the fests dotting the suburbs this weekend. Check out our list.

Former Elk Grove High School star living pro soccer dream at home with Chicago Red Stars  Chicago Daily Herald

Elk Grove native Katie Naughton is living the dream. The former Elk Grove High School soccer star grew up watching the Chicacgo Red Stars, a pro women's ...

Elk Grove High principal named finalist for national award  Chicago Daily Herald

Elk Grove High School Principal Paul Kelly, already named Illinois High School Principal of the Year in January, was announced Monday as a finalist for the ...

Elk Grove High School Continues Filling Skills Gap  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Workers in modern manufacturing, more often than not these days, are required to have advanced programing skills. Elk Grove High School is graduating ...

Elk Grove HS senior honored for success in manufacturing competitions  Chicago Daily Herald

Elk Grove High School senior Kacper Migacz was recognized by the manufacturing community on October 15 for his repeated success at the SkillsUSA state ...

Elk Grove High School recognizes heroes at Veterans Day assembly  Chicago Daily Herald

Elk Grove High School students and staff honored veterans Friday, ahead of the Veterans Day holiday Sunday, while raising $800 for care packages for current ...

First Elk Grove HS graduating class gathers for 50th reunion  Chicago Daily Herald

Elk Grove High School's first graduating class -- the Class of 1968 -- will get back together this weekend to celebrate their 50-year reunion.

Elk Grove inks friendship agreement with Bulgarian city  Chicago Daily Herald

Chicago and the suburbs have the second largest Bulgarian population outside of the Eastern European country itself, and now one of those suburbs is forging ...

Entrepreneur group honors Elk Grove mayor, five others  Chicago Daily Herald

ENCLAVE Foundation for Entrepreneurs has named Elk Grove Village Mayor Craig B. Johnson the ENCLAVE Luminary Leader of the Year.

ENCLAVE to recognize five local leaders Daily Herald news services Dec 11, 2018 12:19 PM  Chicago Daily Herald

Five suburban leaders will be honored for their achievements at the inaugural Luminary Leaders event Dec. 13 in in Elk Grove Village, hosted by ENCLAVE ...

Elk Grove's Kelly Finalist For National Principal Of Year  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

*Fresh* off being named 2018 Illinois Principal of the Year, Elk Grove High School Principal Paul Kelly was named as one of three finalists for the National.

Queen of the Rosary School Participate in Nov. 18 Service Project  Chicago Daily Herald

Queen of the Rosary students, alums, and parents participated in QR Serves, a newly formed *service* program for the school.

Save The Date: Made In Elk Grove Manufacturing & Technology Expo Is Oct. 15  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Each fall, Gladys Moscoso makes a point of manning a booth at the Made in Elk Grove Manufacturing & Technology Expo to promote her family's business, and ...

Dist. 59 Officials Defend Against Critics At Elk Grove Village Board Meeting  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Top Elk Grove Township Community Consolidated School Dist. 59 administration officials and critics presented their cases about standardized test scores,

Manufacturers gather for Elk Grove business expo  Chicago Daily Herald

Nearly 100 Elk Grove Village-based businesses, from precision machining to plastics, came together Monday to network during the village's sixth annual ...

Mobile home park residents near Elk Grove remain without clean water  Chicago Daily Herald

At least seven residents in a mobile home park in unincorporated Elk Grove Township remain without clean water after pipes froze and burst during last week's ...

'Small Army' Of Federal Agents Seeks Suspect Who Shot Postal Worker In Elk Grove Village  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

U.S. postal inspectors and Elk Grove Village police continue canvassing a neighborhood off Arlington Heights Road south of Elk Grove High School where an.

Des Plaines elementary school principal named top in state  Chicago Daily Herald

The principal of Brentwood Elementary School in Des Plaines was named 2019 Illinois Elementary Principal of the Year Friday by the Illinois Principals ...

Elk Grove High School Leader Named 2018 Principal Of The Year

2018 Principal Of The Year - Arlington Heights, IL - An area principal joined the ranks Thursday as 2018's Illinois High School Principal of the Year.

Dist. 59 Critics Bring Concerns To Elk Grove Village Hall  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Critics of Elk Grove Township Community Consolidated School Dist. 59, who regularly complain about the district's standardized test scores and a perceived ...

Elk Grove Village Business Year In Review  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Business boomed in Elk Grove Village in 2018. The vacancy rate in the village's business park reached historic lows as ground broke on the new 85-acre Elk ...

How a writer from Elk Grove ended up writing a book on Parkland shooting  Chicago Daily Herald

Dave Cullen's best-selling book about the 1999 school shooting in Columbine, Colorado, made him an expert on mass shootings. The Elk Grove Village native's ...

Boys volleyball: St. Viator downs Elk Grove  Chicago Daily Herald

As the boys volleyball teams from St. Viator and Elk Grove got ready to do battle in a nonconference match Wednesday evening in Elk Grove Village, each was ...

Softball: Elk Grove's Masnica shuts down Hoffman  Chicago Daily Herald

Junior Olivia Masnica did it all for Elk Grove's softball team in a 14-0 five-inning triumph over visiting Hoffman Estates on Thursday. Not only did she throw ...

Mayor Disputes Negative View Of Elk Grove Schools  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Elk Grove Village Mayor Craig Johnson weighed in on the topic of elementary school performance scores last week as he awarded three village proclamations ...

How Elk Grove High School's Japanese Exchange Program immerses students in culture  Chicago Daily Herald

This year is the 30th edition of the Japanese Exchange Program at Elk Grove High School, and it continues to accomplish its goal of providing a rich cultural ...

Elk Grove Village Mayor Craig B. Johnson Named ENCLAVE Luminary Leader of the Year 2018  Business Wire

Cook County Board Commissioner Kevin B. Morrison (15th District) Led the Congratulations of a Rare Assembly of Luminary Leaders Gathered to Extend Value ...

Elk Grove Village Inks Friendship Agreement With Bulgarian City  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Elk Grove Village has a new international partner. A delegation from Pernik, Bulgaria, attended Tuesday's (Nov. 13) village board meeting to sign a friendship.

Dist. 214 Honors Over 50 Students  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

In the past two months, over 50 students from Township High School Dist. 214 have been honored by the board of education for extracurricular achievement.

Goranson Announces Run For Dist. 59 School Board  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Elk Grove Township Community Consolidated School Dist. 59 has its first announced challenger in the April election for school board. Jim Goranson, 35, who ...

Elk Grove Village Mayor Craig B. Johnson to Honor Five Awardees during ENCLAVE O'Hare's “Luminary Leaders 2018” Ceremony and Celebration  Business Wire

Elk Grove Village, IL Mayor Craig B. Johnson will congratulate and otherwise honor five Luminary Leaders who earned significant awards or noteworthy d.

Elk Grove Hosts Sicilian, Mexican Sister City Delegations  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

High ranking officials from the Palermo region of Sicily and the Guerrero region of Mexico were in Elk Grove Village this week for a sister cities exchange with.

Elk Grove Summer Concert Lineup Announced  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Elk Grove Village Mayor Craig Johnson announced the lineup for the July 2019 Unity Within the Community Mid-Summer Concert Classics series at Tuesday's ...

Elk Grove High School leader named Illinois Principal of the Year  Chicago Daily Herald

Elk Grove High School Principal Paul Kelly was named 2018 Illinois High School Principal of the Year Thursday by a statewide organization.

Man charged with threatening to shoot Elk Grove High students during walkout  Chicago Daily Herald

A 19-year-old man was charged Thursday with felony disorderly conduct, accused of making threats to shoot Elk Grove High School students during their school ...

And Action! Glenbrook South High School Student Film Sweeps Awards At Competition  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

For the past three years, Glenbrook South High School has participated in the CineStudent Film Festival. Elk Grove High School's film club hosts the festival to.

RotaryFest, Hometown Parade rock Elk Grove Village this weekend  Chicago Daily Herald

RotaryFest began Wednesday night in Elk Grove Village with live music, carnival rides and plenty of food.

Elk Grove Hires New Cheer Coach  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Elk Grove High School named Shannon Evans, an assistant girls cheerleading coach and educator at Byrd Elementary School in Elk Grove, as the school's new ...

Elk Grove, Rolling Meadows To Clash In 'Cereal Bowl'  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Before football fans from Elk Grove head off to watch the Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl, another important local bowl game will take place Friday, Sept. 21: the.

Friday Flyover: Elk Grove High School  WLS-TV

This week, we feature Elk Grove High School on ABC7's Friday Flyover, celebrating high school sports!

Photos: Hoffman Estates at Elk Grove Football  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Images by Joe Cukierski of opening night of varsity football season at Elk Grove High School -- a 28-21 victory for visiting Hoffman Estates. (Click on any image ...

Plan for armed retired cops in Palatine grade schools: Good safety move vs. too risky  Chicago Daily Herald

A Palatine school district's plan to increase security by hiring retired police officers to serve as armed clerical workers is drawing mixed reviews from police, ...

'Voice Of Elk Grove' Jim Heffern Dies At 86  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Jim Heffern, 86, former Elk Grove Park Board commissioner, founder of Elk Grove Television Channel 6, and several sports leagues which continue to prosper,

Maine West toppled Elk Grove 34-7 Friday night.  Chicago Daily Herald

Running behind the blocking of Danny Daood, Mike Bartusiak, Amir Cavic, Lindin Ujkashi, Costa Paschos and Michael Wilson, running back Jake Bellizzi ...

Lang, Reid To Run As Slate For Dist. 59 Board  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

The list of candidates running for seats on the Elk Grove Township Community Consolidated School Dist. 59 Board of Education is growing with more ...

Javier Baez announces third annual baseball camp  CubsHQ

Elk Grove Village, IL–-Chicago All-Star second baseman Javier Báez has announced the date and location of his third annual youth baseball camp. The Javier ...

Elk Grove concert series sees record attendance  Chicago Daily Herald

Elk Grove Village's 10th annual "Unity within the Community" Mid-Summer Classics Concert Series saw a record attendance of more than 75000 this year.

Kevin Morrison Settles Into New Job As County Commissioner  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Elk Grove Village resident and new Cook County Commissioner Kevin Morrison called his swearing into office, "A surreal day… It's hard to explain all the.

Petro Elected President Of Dist. 214 High School Board  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

The Township High School District 214 Board of Education on April 25 seated three recently elected board members and elected a new board president and ...

Prospect secures at least a share of MSL East crown  Chicago Daily Herald

Prospect's boys basketball team secured at least a share of the Mid-Suburban League East championship Friday night with a 72-43 win over Elk Grove.

Elk Grove Names Oraham Boys Basketball Head Coach  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Elk Grove High School named Nick Oraham as the school's new head boys basketball coach. Oraham takes over for Anthony Furman who guided the program ...

Images: Elk Grove High School graduation  Chicago Daily Herald

Elk Grove High School held its graduation on Sunday, June 5, at the school.

Elk Grove Community Character Coalition Doubles Scholarships, Awarding 8  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Every year, the Community Character Coalition of Elk Grove awards four $1000 scholarships. At Tuesday's (May 8) Elk Grove Village Board meeting, coalition.

'Elk Grove Village Cares' Program Begins  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Elk Grove Village Mayor Craig Johnson was attending a local function two years ago when a friend pointed out a man who appeared to be in his 40s or 50s.

Elk Grove Village Resident Philip Barry Remembered  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Philip Barry, 92, a resident of Elk Grove Village for most of the village's existence, died Monday, July 2 at Alexian Brothers Medical Center. Funeral services.

Elk Grove High School teacher remembered for love, strength  Chicago Daily Herald

Alexa Rodheim Cutler loved Elk Grove High School. On Friday night, Elk Grove High School loved her back. As nearly 1000 staff, students, friends and family ...

Recording artist Brandon Fox returns to Elk Grove High  Chicago Daily Herald

A recording artist who is releasing his first solo album this fall returned to where he first found his voice: Elk Grove High School's choir room. Rhythm and blues ...

Enjoy a look back at 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 ...

Alexa Rodheim-Cutler, English teacher at Elk Grove High School, dies at 29  Chicago Tribune

Alexa Rodheim-Cutler taught far more than grammar and composition to students in her English classes at Elk Grove High School. During her two-year battle ...

Cubs' Javier Baez to hold baseball camp at Elk Grove High  Chicago Daily Herald

Chicago Cubs infielder Javier Báez is returning to the suburbs to host his second annual youth baseball camp.

District 214 students learn about law through Career Pathways program  Chicago Daily Herald

Kayla Diaz has always been interested in the legal profession. So when Elk Grove High School began offering an American law course, she immediately signed ...

Elk Grove Students By Hundreds Join Nationwide Gun Control Walkout  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Between 400 and 500 students walked out of Elk Grove High School at noon yesterday (Wednesday) in solidarity with high school students in Parkland, FL, who ...

Elk Grove educator named Illinois Teacher of the Year  Chicago Daily Herald

An Elk Grove High School educator who created a leadership program for students has been named the 2017 Illinois Teacher of the Year. Ricardo "Ricky" ...

Beloved Elk Grove High School teacher dies of cancer  Chicago Daily Herald

Alexa Rodheim-Cutler, a young, beloved teacher and coach at Elk Grove High School, died Friday after fighting breast cancer for two years.

Glenbrook Dist. 225 Hires Charles Johns As New Superintendent  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Glenbrook High School Dist. 225 board members hired Charles Johns to replace Supt. Mike Riggle after Riggle retires. Johns' first day will be July 1 at the.

'Fly Quiet' Changes In Store  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Proposed changes to overnight flight paths are expected to increase O'Hare Airport traffic over Glenview, northwest sections of Niles and Park Ridge and.

Elk Grove H.S. band to march in Washington parade  Chicago Daily Herald

The countdown is on for members of Elk Grove High School's marching band. In a little more than a week, they leave for a high profile gig: the National ...

State Works To Stem Teacher Shortages  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

With High School Dist. 214 as a backdrop, Scaling Education Pathways in Illinois (SEPI) was launched last Thursday (May 2) at Forest View Educational Center ...

Michael Park  Bureau County Republican

PRINCETON — Michael P. Park, 62, of Princeton passed away at his home on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019. Michael, better known as Mike by friends and family, ...

Mayor Announces Opioid Recovery Program, Swiss Corporate HQ In Elk Grove State Of The Village Address  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Besides recapping the village's business park vacancy rate, the coming Elk Grove Technology Park, financial performance and infrastructure improvements, Elk.

STEM, manufacturing career pathways help guide students  Chicago Daily Herald

District 214's STEM and manufacturing pathways offer students a chance to earn early college credits through advanced classes and gain real-world skills.

Car calendar  Chicago Daily Herald

The Chicago suburbs are home to many auto shows, cruise nights and car clubs devoted to models ranging from the Alfa Romeo to Volkswagen. The Daily ...

Scouting Week 3, Northwest  Chicago Daily Herald

Here's what to expect from the high school football teams of the Mid-Suburban League plus St. Viator, Maine West and Leyden in Week 3.

Softball: 900 wins and counting for Grens coaching great Grams  Chicago Daily Herald

Elk Grove softball coach Ken Grams became only the second softball coach in Illinois high school history to win 900 games (with only 360 losses) as senior Kylie ...

Elk Grove High's pool still closed from flood  Chicago Daily Herald

The last part of the repairs Elk Grove High School awaits from flooding last month that left four feet of rainwater in parts of the building is, ironically, the swimming ...

Des Plaines Community Foundation Offers Four $1500 Scholarships For College Students  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Des Plaines Community Foundation (DPCF) is offering four $1500 scholarships to 2019 local college students. This is the seventh year the foundation has ...

Four-decade actress started out at Elk Grove High  Chicago Daily Herald

Stephanie Faracy's showbiz career began at Elk Grove High School when drama director Scott Lebin cast her in the lead role of Annie Sullivan in "The Miracle ...

Scouting the Mid-Suburban East  Chicago Daily Herald

Here's a preview of the Mid-Suburban East boys basketball season for 2018-19.

Elk Grove High School students honor veterans  Chicago Daily Herald

Local veterans were honored at Elk Grove High School on Tuesday morning as part of the school's inaugural Veterans Day breakfast. Students served breakfast ...

Festivals: Naper Nights, Swedish Day, Blues on the Fox & more  Chicago Daily Herald

Fest fun this week includes Rotary Fest in Elk Grove Village, the Viking Midsummer Festival in Geneva and Libertyville Days in Libertyville. Check out our weekly ...

'It takes a team,' Garth Brooks tells kids at Elk Grove High School  Chicago Daily Herald

Whether it's on a basketball court, in a concert venue or in life, you can't find success without good teammates, country music star Garth Brooks told kids ...

RotaryFest returns to Elk Grove Village Wednesday  Chicago Daily Herald

RotaryFest, the first big festival of summer in the Northwest suburbs opens Wednesday, June 15, and runs through Sunday, June 19, at Lions Park in Elk Grove ...

Line drive to head a lucky one for Elk Grove High coach  Chicago Daily Herald

A line drive to the head during batting practice led Elk Grove High School teacher and freshman baseball coach Steve Lesniak to get checked at Alexian ...

Talbots Mill in neighborhood profile  Chicago Daily Herald

When the Talbots Mill subdivision was newly built, it was popular with people employed by the airlines because it was just a straight shot down the street to the ...

Elk Grove group inspires Latino girls to reach for college  Chicago Daily Herald

Only a few years ago the dream of college was all but unattainable for many Latina students at Elk Grove High School.Now, after only a few months in the Girls ...

Former Elk Grove High quarterback to coach in Brazilian league  Chicago Daily Herald

Elk Grove High School graduate Tom Kudyba, 28, a former quarterback for the school's football team, has been selected as head coach for a professional ...

Students, industry connect at Elk Grove manufacturing expo  Chicago Daily Herald

Students from around Northwest suburbs mixed with leaders in the manufacturing industry Monday at the 2016 Made in Elk Grove Manufacturing & Technology ...

Photo Flash: UAC Theater Company Celebrates 25th Anniversary with the Regional Premiere SCHOOL OF ROCK  Broadway World

Up and Coming Theatre Company (UAC) invites you to rock out with them for School of Rock!

Images: Through the Film Magnifier: Leif Garrett, Magic Johnson, Vietnam Veterans Parade, Sammy Davis Jr. and more  Chicago Daily Herald

See Daily Herald images of Leif Garrett, Magic Johnson, Vietnam Veterans Parade, Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sammy Davis Jr. and more.

Elk Grove Village siblings make People magazine cover  Chicago Daily Herald

The first time Tom Larson posted pictures of himself on Facebook, a light bulb went on in his head and the 26-year-old realized he needed to do something ...

Honorable mentions: Northwest Suburban Leadership Team, 2017-2018  Chicago Daily Herald

Honorable mentions for the Daily Herald's Northwest Suburban Leadership Team for 2017-2018.

Family: Elk Grove Village man held in bomb plot 'can't hurt anyone now'  Chicago Tribune

By the time Gregory Weiler II was in his late teens, his family said, the Elk Grove Village native was well down a path toward destruction. Both his mother and ...

Pizzas4Patriots founder dies at 58  Chicago Daily Herald

Mark Evans, an Elk Grove Village resident and military veteran known for shipping thousands of pizzas to troops overseas, died last Friday. He was 58.

Elk Grove teen is finalist in 'Windy City Live' competition  Chicago Daily Herald

Taylor Matos says the wait was beyond excruciating, but well worth it. At the very end of Friday morning's "Windy City Live" broadcast, the Elk Grove High School ...

Elk Grove students help WWII vet solve mystery of lost friend  Chicago Daily Herald

All Chester Sewcyck knew about his friend Bud Weisfus was that he disappeared while serving in World War II. But with the help of history students at Elk Grove ...

Elk Grove grad battles cyber threats for Navy  Chicago Daily Herald

A 2002 graduate of Elk Grove High School and a 2006 graduate of Lewis University protects America from cyber threats as a member of Navy Cyber Warfare ...

Photo gallery: A history of Elk Grove Village  Chicago Tribune

First settled by German immigrants in 1834, Elk Grove Village began as a rural community populated by families such as the Biesterfields, Landmeiers and the ...

District 214 schools move to end Mandarin language program, bucking national trend  Chicago Tribune

Mandarin language programs are being phased out at Hersey and Buffalo Grove high schools, a move that goes against a national trend.

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