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Elgin Schools To Lay Off Nearly 200 People

It’s the time of year dreaded by suburban school districts – when RIFs, or reductions In force, are announced.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2012

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St. Charles School District Wants Police Officers In Exchange For Land

A St. Charles school district found an interesting way to pay for police security guards in two of its high schools.

WBBM Newsradio–07/29/2011

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U.S. Sues School District Over Muslim Pilgrimage

The U.S. Department of Justice is suing a west suburban school district for not allowing a Muslim teacher to take leave to go on a religious pilgrimage.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2010

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School District To Trim $5M Budget Deficit

Superintendent Ray Lachner says he and his staff have some tough decisions to make before next year.

WBBM Newsradio–10/19/2010