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NAMI walk for JasonJuly 3, 2015 by Steven Arkin (Register to contact)
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From steve arkin '82
My son passed away from the longstanding effects of uncontrollable major depression by taking his own life while studying engineering at Northwestern. Maine East Alumni have developed a team to walk in his honor at the september 20 National Alliance of Mental Illnesses yearly 5k fundraising event to raise awareness and reduce the stigma of these disorders. Please join me and my family as we participate in this much needed endeavor by following the following link. Thank you in advance - Steve Arkin
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A Maine East High School student was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct after he posted on social media holding a gun.
Kingswood Oxford Appoints New Head of Upper School http://www.we-ha.com
Dr. Dan Gleason has been named head of Kingswood Oxford's Upper School. Courtesy photo. Dr. Dan Gleason has been appointed head of the Upper School ...
Golden Apple winners: Lake View, Maine East high school teachers recognized for hard work, dedication WLS-TV
Two teachers from the Chicago area were surprised with 2019 Golden Apple Excellence in Teaching awards this week: Erin Unander of Lake View High School ...
Maine East Grads To Screen New Independent Film Journal & Topics Newspapers Online
A special private screening of "Canal Street", a new independent film by Rhyan LaMarr and Chris Jennings, graduates of Maine East High School in Park Ridge,
Suburban teachers named Golden Apple finalists Chicago Daily Herald
Several suburban high school teachers are finalists for the 2019 Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching to be awarded this spring.
Maine East ranks 37th in state on new 'Best Schools' list Chicago Tribune
Maine East High School has a spot among Illinois's top public schools in U.S. News and World Report's latest ranking of "Best High Schools" in the nation.
Maine East students choose alumna Hillary Clinton in mock election Chicago Tribune
Like their counterparts at Maine South High School, Maine East students chose Park Ridge native Hillary Clinton as their preferred candidate for president ...
Fireworks, Kiddie Parade return to Park Ridge for July 4th holiday Chicago Tribune
Annual events dedicated to the celebration of Independence Day will return to Park Ridge next week.
Calling All Harrison Ford Fans: His Childhood Home Is on the Market for $400K New Haven Register
Before he was Indiana Jones and Han Solo, actor Harrison Ford lived in a modest brick Tudor in a suburb 17 miles north of Chicago. Kristine Hansen, provided ...
Maine East classmates recall 'Harry' Ford before 'Star Wars' fame Chicago Daily Herald
Before the days of YouTube, DVDs or even VHS, a shy teenage boy who went by the name of Harry Ford rolled a film projector cart up and down the hallways of ...
Maine East High School Sets The Secret in the Wings Performances Sept. 29 - Oct. 1 Patch.com
Maine East High School will stage the fairy tale, "The Secret in the Wings," this weekend. The fall performances will be held at Maine East High School, 2601 W.
Gandhi Samaj Of Chicago celebrates the Navratri Festival in Park Ridge Chicago Daily Herald
A Chicago-based nonprofit organization Gandhi Samaj Of Chicago celebrates the Navratri Festival on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at the beautiful Gymnastic hall ...
Hillary Clinton and Park Ridge Chicago Tribune
The nomination of Park Ridge native Hillary Clinton as the Democratic Party's candidate for president put the city of Park Ridge in the international spotlight yet ...
Advocate, Chicago Bears raise breast cancer awareness Chicago Daily Herald
Advocate Health Care and the Chicago Bears recently held a pep rally at Maine East for breast cancer awareness.
Annual Park Ridge food drive taking place this month Chicago Tribune
The Park Ridge Human Needs Task Force is conducting its annual food drive for the Maine Township Food Pantry, with collection sites spread around the city.
Des Plaines Family Caught In Fatal Crash Journal & Topics Newspapers Online
A Bosnian immigrant who moved to the U.S. in 1997, Muriz Smajic of Des Plaines is survived by a wife and four children including 21-year-old Muamer Smajic, ...
'Mary Poppins' lands at Maine East High School Chicago Daily Herald
The beloved story of everyone's favorite nanny will be presented over two weekends in March, as the Maine East Fine Arts Department presents "Mary Poppins."
Court reconstruction bounces Park Ridge tennis players this season Chicago Tribune
Many Park Ridge tennis players are looking for new courts to play on this summer due to a major reconstruction project that has left their home courts unusable ...
Teen Dead After Late-Night Crash Into Pole: Police Niles, IL Patch
Glenview Teen Killed After Crashing Into Pole - Niles-Morton Grove, IL - A 16-year-old Glenview boy died following a collision with a traffic signal pole Saturday ...
What's happening in Park Ridge: District 64 student artwork on display; ERA speaker at Action Ridge Chicago Tribune
Artwork by Park Ridge-Niles School District 64 students is on display during the month of March at the Park Ridge Public Library, 20 S. Prospect Ave., the school ...
Newsweeks Top Public High Schools 2016: Maine South Named to Lists Top 100 Patch.com
Park Ridge, IL - The Park Ridge school was one of 24 Illinois public schools that made the magazine's annual list.
What's happening in Park Ridge: Oktoberfest, trick-or-treating at Hodges Park; youth movie night at the library Chicago Tribune
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4th of July fireworks 2018 displays in Chicago area WLS-TV
ABC7 Eyewitness News compiles a yearly list of Chicago-area 4th of July fireworks displays and offers its list for the city and suburbs for 2018.
Witness to aftermath of fatal Park Ridge crash was struck at same corner 43 years earlier Chicago Tribune
It was Feb. 25, 1975, when 14-year-old Laurie Minor was struck by a car as she crossed Potter Road at Farrell Avenue.
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The Fuchs family murders of June 1974 turned that summer into one of shock and horror for the quiet Park Ridge neighborhood in which the family of five lived.
Family members killed in Des Plaines crash remembered as friendly, outgoing Chicago Daily Herald
Friends and colleagues of three family members from the Des Plaines area killed in a crash Sunday remember them as outgoing, caring and friendly.
Park Ridge's 2018 In Photos Journal & Topics Newspapers Online
Editor's Pick Of Memorable Moments From Park Ridge's 2018. (Click on photo to launch gallery viewer.) For a bird's eye view of the Maine East campus Cindy ...
Family, friends mourn Des Plaines family killed in crash Chicago Tribune
Family and friends mourned at a funeral *service* Thursday for three members of a Des Plaines family killed in a car crash while the lone surviving member, ...
Golden Apple Surprises Three High School Teachers with Prestigious Award for Excellence in Teaching PRNewswire
CHICAGO, March 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Golden Apple, a leading Illinois nonprofit committed to recognizing exemplary educators and developing future...
Maine South theater program honored for making it to state The Bugle
By Igor Studenkov | For the Bugle. Every year, high school theater programs from all over Illinois have an opportunity to apply for an opportunity to put on a play ...
Maine East drama class selected for state performance The Bugle
Maine East High School Drama 3-4 class, taught by Karen Hall, has been selected to perform “Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind” as a showcase ...
Despite local tie, Park Ridge isn't exactly Hillary Clinton turf Chicago Tribune
Tuesday marked another presidential primary election in Park Ridge, but looking around the lawns and parkways of the city, you might not have known it.
Park Ridge Police Blotter: Mar. 20-April 12 The Bugle
Note to readers: Information in Police Blotter is obtained from Niles, Morton Grove and Park Ridge Police Department. Individuals listed in Police Blotter charged ...
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A suburban lawmaker who sponsored anti-hazing legislation four years ago says allegations by a former Wheaton College football player show the law needs to ...
Where To Watch Fireworks Around The Chicagoland Area CBS Chicago
CHICAGO (CBS) — Here is a list of fireworks shows around Chicago, celebrating the Fourth Of July. Much of this information comes courtesy of Fireworks in ...
Golf links ex-Marine, autistic Maine East student Chicago Daily Herald
PGA professional John Mueller has formed a bond with Maine East student Robert Kanczuga that goes beyond a mentor and his student.
New coach at Oakton 'extremely passionate' about softball Chicago Daily Herald
Alicia Mikulski, an athletic trainer at Oakton Community College, is now Oakton's new softball coach.
Leyden's second-half rally leads to win over Maine East Chicago Daily Herald
Annissa Lemon scored 20 points and Pamela Colmenares added a career-high 18 to help lift Leyden's girls basketball team past Maine East 59-46 in ...
D99 Names Karen Taylor an Associate Principal of DGS High School Patch.com
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Chicago-area high school students chanting 'save our kids' stage walkouts to demand action on gun violence Chicago Tribune
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Harrison Ford recalls being bullied as a child in Morton Grove Chicago Tribune
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Glenbrook South Named One of Top 5 High Schools in Cook County: Magazine Patch.com
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The premier of a student-produced documentary on the World War II warplane named in honor of Maine Township students who raised $551000 in war bonds in ...
Maine East students build upon geometry lessons Chicago Daily Herald
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Sarah Wille, a 2014 graduate of Hoffman Estates High School, was named to Team USA Women's Bowling Team.
Park Ridge Fine Arts Symphony returns June 23 with summer concerts Chicago Tribune
Live music returns to Hodges Park on June 23 with the first in a series of outdoor, summer night concerts featuring the Park Ridge Fine Arts Symphony.
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Chicago area 4th of July 2017 fireworks displays WLS-TV
ABC7 Eyewitness News compiles a yearly list of Chicago-area 4th of July fireworks displays and offers its list for the city and suburbs for 2017.
Park Ridge cab driver Susan ‘Susie’ Burns dead at 65 Chicago Sun-Times - Breaking News
Callers to Park Ridge Taxi often had the same request. “Please send out Susie.” Driver Susie Burns was shrink and chauffeur to the carless and the careworn.
Another rally, and another Maine West victory Chicago Daily Herald
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More than 200 students from Maine East High School and Barrington High School participated in Trauma Day at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital May 5.
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The news from Northern Illinois University on Feb. 14, 2008 traumatized many and shattered the families of five students] killed in a classroom shooting.
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All incoming Maine Township High School District 207 freshman and sophomore students must purchase Google Chromebooks as part of a new program that ...
Niles, Morton Grove and Park Ridge Police Blotter: April 17-29 The Bugle
Information in Police Blotter is obtained from the Niles, Morton Grove and Park Ridge police departments. Individuals listed in Police Blotter charged with a crime ...
Janice Schwarze named next Downers Grove North Principal The Bugle
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D200 superintendent leaving for another district | Articles | News | OakPark.com Wednesday Journal
District 200 Superintendent Steven Isoye is leaving for the superintendent's position at Niles Township High School District 219, according to a statement ...
2017 Fourth Of July Fireworks Across Chicago Area CBS Chicago
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Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois names Class of 2017 Chicago Daily Herald
Golden Apple announces the induction of the 2017 class of the Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois program, a group of 234 young people who have chosen to ...
4th of July 2016: Fireworks Near La Grange Patch.com
La Grange, IL - Find Independence Day firework displays around La Grange and beyond.
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Pace reveals more details about Pulse Dempster Express service stations The Bugle
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Park Ridge, past and present WBEZ
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Niles signs off on Milwaukee Pulse Bus Service Stations The Bugle
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Dirty dozen: 12 bad teachers protected by tenure and unions Fox News
Academic tenure was put in place in U.S. school systems in the first half of the 20th century to protect teachers from arbitrary punishment, but in the last several ...
4th of July 2016: Fireworks Near Oak Lawn Patch.com
Oak Lawn, IL - Find Independence Day firework displays around Oak Lawn and beyond.
Full list of Chicago area Fourth of July 2016 fireworks displays WGN-TV
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2016 PARCC test results Chicago Tribune
The Tribune reviewed the passing, or proficiency, rate on the PARCC exams across both reading and math in all grades tested at some 3,700 schools, ...
50 Years Ago: A Look Back at 1965 The Atlantic
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Oakton cross country ready for season The Bugle
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Chicago-area schools are ranked by students and teachers using 5Essentials survey. Chicago Tribune
The Illinois State Board of Education recently made public the results of the 2015 "5Essentials Survey," a compilation of responses from about 675,000 students ...
Your Guide to Fourth of July Fireworks, Festivities in the Chicago Suburbs Patch.com
Libertyville, IL - Here's your guide to 2016 Independence Day firework displays close to home and all around the Chicago area.
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Long before they achieved success in the boardroom, several Chicago executives forged successful partnerships outside of business, marrying their high school ...
Your Guide to Fourth of July Fireworks, Celebrations in Area, Chicago Suburbs Patch.com
Crystal Lake-Cary, IL - Here's your guide to 2016 Independence Day firework displays close to home and all around the Chicago area.
2014 Fourth Of July Fireworks Around Chicago CBS Local
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Your Guide to Area Fourth of July Fireworks, Festivities Patch.com
Grayslake, IL - Here's your guide to 2016 Independence Day firework displays close to home and all around the Chicago area.
Images: Kids, ponies and kites make pictures of the week Chicago Daily Herald
From flying a kite to ponies at the track, see our best photos of the week.
Taking a Dip at Rand Park Patch.com
Des Plaines, IL - Rand Park turns 75 this year, and we look back at this downtown recreation center.
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