Teachers and staff at 12 DuPage County schools will be getting heroin prevention training and working it into the curriculum this fall after county officials approved of funding for the measure this week.
Winifred Blewitt moved swiftly around the DuPage Convalescent Center. Her feet swept from one corner of the room to another, her 95-year-old hands opening cabinets and grabbing items as if she was in her own home.
Wheaton Warrenville Community Unit School District 200 will be rolling out personal electronic devices to some staff members next month, the first wave in what officials are calling a test year for the district's technology plan.
More DuPage County fire departments and districts soon may be sharing equipment and manpower, with a nudge coming from local leaders who rolled out a new proposal this month for regional fire service partnerships.
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Quan Truong is a reporter for the Chicago Tribune. She joined the Tribune in 2013 after working as a reporter for the Cincinnati Enquirer and Columbus Dispatch, covering crime, local government and communities.