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There's 'Snow' End to School?

PALMYRA TOWNSHIP — With all the snow days so far this year, some school districts are looking at ways to fit in the required 180 days and graduate seniors on time. 389 more words


Local districts vote 7-1 against Hoffman Estates tax break

The vast majority of taxing bodies potentially affected by a proposed $21 million tax refund for a development in western Hoffman Estates dislike the idea so much they rejected it twice Tuesday.   114 more words


McLaughlin, McCombie address Hoffman Estates Joint Review Board on Plum Farms TIF

 Momentum may be shifting against the proposed Plum Farms mixed use development at the northwest corner of Higgins and Route 59 after today’s Village of Hoffman Estates meeting of the Joint Review Board (JRB). 485 more words

Land Use

McLaughlin and D220 join to oppose Hoffman Estates housing development/TIF district

(Several readers provided us with their observations after attending Wednesday night’s Hoffman Estates Village Meeting, and a later gathering of neighbors who heard from Martin McLaughlin.) 467 more words


Unite Barrington Hills Candidates Find Hoffman Estates Development "Taxing"

 Press Release:  Unite Barrington Hills candidates, Martin McLaughlin and Colleen Konicek Hannigan, oppose the burdening of Barrington Hills’ taxpayers with the proposed Hoffman Estates development at Routes 59 and 72 (now outside the Barrington Hills’ border due to 2010 deannexation) which will place more students into CUSD 220 and 300. 59 more words


Two schools, just 10 minutes (and a world) apart

I am starting to realize that the state of Connecticut’s school systems are much more segregated than I imagined.

According to the CT Mirror, in Hartford “ 379 more words