For several years a local camp provided special needs kids with a camp experience that included swimming, fishing and several other summer time activities.
A Galesburg man got out of a prison sentence after pleading guilty almost two months ago to a felony charge of Indecent Solicitation of a Child.
It’s not easy finding the money for new technologies, especially with tight budgets.
Assistant Superintendent for Finance and Operations David Black told the school board’s Building Committee yesterday that the architects have asked to have a meeting April ninth on what to do about the building.
What the Galesburg School Board’s Building Committee saw once as abysmal, the District-205 Maintenance Staff sees, in a way, as not so bad.
Interim Maintenance Directors Mark Reed and Jim Richards told the Building Committee yesterday they would prefer the maintenance center at Hawthorne Center not be abandoned in favor of any other location. They say the virtual dump of sorts the committee saw can be improved by the maintenance staff.
Local lawmakers say they have plenty of questions following Governor Pat Quinn’s budget address before them earlier today.
Officials with the Galesburg School District are claiming that neighboring school’s considerations to decentralize from the Knox Warren Special Education District won’t have a large impact.