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Thornwood High School Teacher Arrested, Placed On Leave  CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — A south suburban teacher has been placed on leave after her arrest in an ongoing police investigation involving her contact with a student.

Slowik: Village of Thornton may offer place to take high school courses online  Chicago Tribune

The village of Thornton may set aside space where parents could send children to take online courses as an alternative to public or private high schools.

Friday Flyover: Thornwood High School  WLS-TV

This week, we feature Thornwood High School in South Holland on ABC7's Friday Flyover, celebrating high school sports!

Will County woman who recently taught at Reed-Custer High School is accused of sexually abusing 14-year-old bo  Chicago Tribune

A woman who until Wednesday was a teacher at Reed-Custer High School in Braidwood is in the Will County jail on $1 million bail, accused of sexually abusing ...

John Dunlop, coached Thornwood High '91 baseball champs, has died  Chicago Sun-Times

John Dunlop, 71, coached future Major Leaguers Cliff Floyd, Mark Mulder and Justin Huisman and led Thornwood to the 1991 state baseball championship.

Video: Thornwood High School guard dies breaking up fight

SOUTH HOLLAND, IL - A 54-year-old security guard at a south suburban Chicago high school died Thursday after attempting to help break up a fight between ...

Thornwood High School teacher charged with sex abuse bonds out of jail  WLS-TV

Jesus Sanchez, a Thornwood High School teacher, is out of jail on bond Wednesday night after being charged with sexually abusing a teenage girl.

Slowik: Many famous athletes, entertainers have called the Southland their home  Chicago Tribune

Jane Lynch, Dwyane Wade, Gary Sinese and Dick Butkus are among famous athletes and entertainers with connections to the south suburbs.

Chicago area schools compete in marching band competition  WLS-TV

Chicago area high school marching bands competed Saturday in the 12th annual Olympian Marching Band & Drumline Festival.

Brian J. Oliver | Local Obituaries |

VALPARAISO, IN - Brian J. Oliver, 44 of Valparaiso and formerly of South Holland, IL, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2019. He was born May 25, 1974 in ...

Knowles: Two south suburban women’s message for November — vote  Chicago Tribune

Diane Hodges, of Matteson, and Barbara Koger Hayes, of Flossmoor, are trying to make a difference in the Southland. They are both south suburban leaders ...

From the Vault: The Worst Breakup Ever

A local multimillionaire found his bride through a dating *service*. Then she found a hit man.

Ex-Saint Xavier University football player shot to death in Dolton  Chicago Tribune

Joshua Hunter had an infectious personality and a positive nature that rubbed off on his teammates, Saint Xavier University football coach Mike Feminis said.

Eddy Curry: 'They Babied Me In Chicago'  SLAM Online

Eddy Curry is returning to the court soon as part of the new Champions Basketball League, but during a speaking engagement at Metea Valley High School in ...

Former SXU Football Player Shot To Death  Beverly, IL Patch

Former SXU Football Player Shot, Killed - Beverly-MtGreenwood, IL - The Saint Xavier University community is mourning the death of 25-year-old Josh Hunter, ...

Memorial Day observances planned in several south, southwest suburbs  Chicago Tribune

Many communities in the south and southwest suburbs will hold observances Monday for Memorial Day.

Major Leaguer and Momence grad write children's book  Kankakee Daily Journal

Former Major League Baseball pitcher Steve Trout has teamed up with Momence High School graduate Marlene Matthias on a new children's book, ...

Soccer player earns parade by winning bronze at Special Olympics World Games

SOUTH HOLLAND | School band members placed themselves in formation. Cheerleaders grabbed their pom pons and put on their smiles. Staff stopped class ...

'A slap in the face' and a walkout: Blue Island staff changes cause dispute for mayor, aldermen, state rep  Chicago Tribune

Six members of the Blue Island City Council walked out of a recent council meeting over a dispute with Mayor Domingo Vargas.

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 ...

Driver charged with aggravated DUI in Posen crash that killed 3  Chicago Tribune

Wesley Rodgers has been charged in connection with a fatal crash in Posen last week that killed three passengers and left another in critical condition.

Bremen High School Dist. 228 Students Take Gold at Illinois Special Olympics  Suburban Chicagoland

Eight Bremen High School District 228 students competed in the Illinois Special Olympics at Illinois State University in Bloomington-Normal this past weekend.

Homewood hopes for big hit with bat company  Chicago Tribune

Crete resident Todd Pals opening Homewood Bat Co. factory in village this month.

Hundreds take the Polar Plunge in Joliet  The Herald-News

JOLIET – The Polar Plunge in Joliet still was a daunting challenge, even though the winter has been unusually warm with little snow. About 387 plungers ...

Loyola Ramblers Class of 2012 Recruits; Darell Combs  ChicagoNow

With brand new state of the art facilities recruiting *fresh* talent was a tad bit more inviting for Porter Moser and the rest of the Loyola coaching staff. Utilzing the ...

Chicago-area schools are ranked by students and teachers using 5Essentials survey.  Chicago Tribune

Chicago-area schools are ranked by students and teachers using 5Essentials survey.

Markham man charged with fatally shooting NIU student  Chicago Tribune

A Markham man has been charged with fatally shooting a Northern Illinois University student during an off-campus party early this morning, authorities said.

Joliet Central High School wins Friday Flyover!  WLS-TV

It's high school football playoff time, which means it's also the return of the Friday Flyover Vote on ABC7 Eyewitness News.

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, ...

Cheryl Frazier Appointed Dean of Students at Southland College Prep Charter High School — Tinley Park news, photos and events  TribLocal

Cheryl Frazier, a talented educator with diversified science and arts background, joins Southland College Prep Charter High School as Dean of Students.

Southland College Prep Doubles Enrollment, Expands Faculty, Adds New Programs — Tinley Park news, photos and events  TribLocal

RICHTON PARK, IL – September 5, 2011—When Southland College Prep Charter High School, the first and only public charter high school in Chicago suburbs ...

Trial begins in murders of Eddy Curry's ex-girlfriend, daughter  Chicago Tribune

Former Chicago Bulls star Eddy Curry's young son Noah was curled up asleep on a recliner in his mother's South Loop town house when relatives found him, ...

Grissom, Prairie View students gear up for Saturday's Special Olympics — Tinley Park news, photos and events  TribLocal

Grissom Middle School students had one more chance to practice their standing long jumps and softball throws Thursday ahead of the big event this weekend.

The 50 worst moments in the first 50 years of the Chicago Bulls  Chicago Reader

Dick Klein knew there would be blood. Before the Chicago Bulls played a single game, the team's founder seemed acutely aware that if there was to be any ...

Who Won The Nation This Week? Syaira Richardson Sets 4 Meet Records In Virginia State Meet!  MileSplit

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Mark Mulder Stats, Fantasy & News

March 11, 2014, Los Angeles Angels released LHP Mark Mulder. January 14, 2014, Los Angeles Angels signed free agent LHP Mark Mulder to a minor league ...

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