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McHenry County sheriff announces applications open for college scholarships through sheriffs’ association

The McHenry County sheriff says applications are now open for scholarship money distributed through the sheriffs’ association to help college students offset their expenses. The Illinois Sheriffs’ Association will be awarding over $58,000 in college scholarships throughout Illinois to students wishing to pursue higher education during the 2024-2025 academic year. The scholarships are to be […]

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Lake County sheriff announces applications open for college scholarships through sheriffs’ association

The Lake County sheriff says applications are now open for scholarship money distributed through the sheriffs’ association to help college students offset their expenses. The Illinois Sheriffs’ Association will be awarding over $58,000 in college scholarships throughout Illinois to students wishing to pursue higher education during the 2024-2025 academic year. The scholarships are to be […]

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Scholarship fund created in honor of 25-year-old Waukegan teacher who died from COVID, pneumonia complications

A scholarship fund has been created to benefit students in honor of a 25-year-old Waukegan elementary school teacher who died suddenly from COVID-19 and pneumonia. Oakdale Elementary School Principal Catalina Quinones-Nelson sent a message to parents last week saying the school was “saddened to report” the death of Kaitlin Schaumberger. Schaumberger was a “much-beloved” teacher […]