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Parkland Survivor Visits Thornwood High To Discuss Violence, Gun Control  CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — On the eve of a national walkout honoring those killed 20 years ago at Columbine High School, a girl who survived the shooting at Marjory ...



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.



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.



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



Video: Thornwood High School guard dies breaking up fight  fox2now.com

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 students suspended after firecracker senior prank  WLS-TV

It was pandemonium at Thornwood High School when a firecracker went off. Now, students who say they had nothing to do with this senior prank are upset that ...



Former Reed-Custer High School teacher accused of sexually abusing 14-year-old boy asks judge to reduce $1 million bail  Chicago Tribune

A former teacher at Reed-Custer High School in Braidwood who is charged with sexual abusing a 14-year-old boy remains in the Will County jail while a judge ...



Thornwood teacher found not guilty in sex assault case  WLS-TV

A Thornwood High School teacher accused of sexually abusing a student has been found not guilty.



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!



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.



Thornwood HS teacher arrested for alleged misconduct with a student  WLS-TV

School officials from Thornwood High School in south suburban South Holland said a teacher was arrested in regards to allegations of misconduct involving a ...



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, ...



Thornwood High School teacher Jesus Sanchez charged with sexually abusing student  WLS-TV

Jesus Sanchez, a Thornwood High School teacher, is charged with sexually abusing a 17-year-old female student. She spoke exclusively with ABC7 on ...



Special Olympics Illinois - Spring Games 2018  CIproud.com

The weather is getting warmer and, for Special Olympics Illinois athletes everywhere, that means soon it will be time for Spring Games!



Thornwood High sends off Special Olympics athlete  Chicago Tribune

Thornwood High School sent off student Jemiah Shepard to the Special Olympic World Winter Games in Austria March 7.



Thornwood H.S. celebrates student's Special Olympics medal  Chicago Tribune

Miguel Castillo won big at the Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles last month, and Thornwood High School, where Castillo is a junior, celebrated in a ...



Slowik: Thornton says bonds to fund school improvements will lower taxes  Chicago Tribune

Property owners in South Holland, Harvey, Dolton and other parts of Thornton Township High School District 205 can expect lower taxes despite plans to spend ...



Educator faces sexual abuse charges  Free Press Newspapers

A consumer science teacher in the Reed-Custer School District remains behind bars this week, accused of multiple charges of allegedly engaging in a sexual ...



Parkland Shooting Survivor Wants Fresh Focus on 'Never Again' Movement  Chicago Tonight | WTTW

May-Ling Ho-Shing is a survivor of the Feb. 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. The 17-year-old shared a message Thursday with students ...



Slowik: Readers respond with more famous connections to the Southland  Chicago Tribune

Readers respond to recent column with tips and suggestions about more famous people with connections to the south suburbs.



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 ...



'Highly competitive': Southland marching bands take center stage at invitational events  Chicago Tribune

For 2000 students from 22 high schools, a recent competition at Andrew was an important chance to secure an early spot in the marching band pantheon.



Ousting of Thornton Township school board president adds to district chaos  Chicago Tribune

Frustrated by years of tumult and alleged mismanagement, the teachers union president ticked off a series of complaints at a recent south suburban school ...



New lawyer for teacher accused of sex assault  Chicago Tribune

A teacher from Orland Park has a new attorney to defend him against sexual assault charges.



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.



Scoop B: Revisiting career of ex-Chicago Bulls center Eddy Curry & how heart health is important for retired NBA players  Basketball Society

Basketball Society's Brandon 'Scoop B' Robinson writes about the career of Eddy Curry and how heart health in retired NBA players is important.



D.205 has new acting superintendent | South Suburban News  nwitimes.com

Thornton Township High School District 205 has a new person in the role of superintendent, even though the old official still has two years remaining on his ...



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.



Lessons learned: Ex-NBA star shares his story at high school  Chicago Tribune

Former Chicago Bulls player shares with student athletes some of the highs and lows his career.



D.205 opposes charter school within its boundaries | South Suburban News  nwitimes.com

SOUTH HOLLAND | A woman leading an effort to create a charter school made a confession when she spoke before the Thornton Township High School District ...



D.205 superintendent stepping down  nwitimes.com

HARVEY | The bold and radical change coming to Thornton Township District 205 took a different turn Wednesday night.



Thornton principal Tony Ratliff reinstated | South Suburban News  nwitimes.com

SOUTH HOLLAND | Thornton Township High School Principal Tony Ratliff is back on the job.



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, ...



Blue Island's proposed public comment rules violate Open Meetings Act, First Amendment, attorney says  Chicago Tribune

Several Blue Island residents are criticizing the city's proposed rules for public comment at council meetings. They're also criticizing how the city has drafted its ...



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 ...



Pulitzer winner Mark Konkol to lead Chicago Reader  Chicago Sun-Times

A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and Emmy-nominated producer is being named executive editor of the Chicago Reader, the alt-weekly's parent company, ...



Former MLB Pitcher Mark Mulder Accuses JRW Of Cheating For Years  CBS Local

(CBS) Former MLB pitcher Mark Mulder, who graduated from Thornwood High School in South Holland, took to Twitter on Wednesday morning to accuse Jackie ...



'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.



Three new murals to grace downtown Aurora walls  Chicago Tribune

Three new murals will be painted on walls in downtown Aurora. Aurora's city government recently approved the public art, which officials are hoping will not only ...



Thornwood Special Olympics athletes show pride and prowess  nwitimes.com

SOUTH HOLLAND | It's not the size of the Thunderbird but the amount of "Thunder" within the "bird."



Donnie Kruse, ‘Chicago’s favorite barman,’ dead at 57  Chicago Sun-Times

'Chicago's best barman' Donnie Kruse connected thousands of people, creating good times at his place, Stanley's Kitchen and Tap, 1970 N. Lincoln Ave.



A prison of his own making | Articles | News | OakPark.com  Wednesday Journal

Omar Yamini, 40, stood before a captivated audience at Thornwood High School in South Holland last month. He was confined to a prison cell the size of a ...



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 ...



Thomas C. Reed  nwitimes.com

SOUTH HOLLAND, IL - Thomas C. Reed, 'Boy of Mommy's and Daddy's Dreams' - born December 1, 1980. Left us all still dreaming - January 2019. Raised to a ...



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.



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 ...



10 NBA Players And 10 NFL Players Who Lost Everything  TheSportster

Despite their larger-than-life status, professional athletes often struggle with finances and eventually end up broke.



Chicago area school closings  WGN TV Chicago

Find out if a weather emergency has closed your school, business or daycare center. The Emergency Closing Center lists the status of all reported ECC facilities.



Suburban Police Open Investigation After Video of Cop's Profanity-Laced Tirade Goes Viral  NBC Chicago

Police in suburban South Holland have opened an internal investigation after a short clip from a video showing a cop using profanity during a traffic stop went ...



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.



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, ...



South Holland teenage inventors on way to White House  Chicago Tribune

South Holland teenagers Toheeb Okenla and Jesus Fernandez-Ortiz won $25000 in cash and prizes and, better yet, got to meet entertainer and entrepreneur ...



Homewood hopes for big hit with bat company  Chicago Tribune

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



» Tyson and Eddy  Grantland

NBA executives from nearly every franchise packed a St. Louis gym in December of 2000 to catch a glimpse at the future. The game at the Shop N Save–KMOX ...



What's Closed Around Chicago  WBBM NewsRadio

The latest closings information in the Chicago area. Find out if a weather emergency has closed your school, business or daycare center.



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 ...



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 ...



Nation's Top 100 Indoor Track & Field Returnees - Girls Field Events  milesplit.com

Check out the nation\'s top 100 indoor track & field returnees in the girls field events.



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.



Emergency Closing Center  WGN Radio

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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, ...



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

A tribute to half a century of big egos, bad draft picks, blown knees, and the agony of defeat.



Nation's Top 100 Senior Girls Recruits Returning For Outdoor Track & Field  milesplit.com

Check out the nation's top 100 senior girls recruits by event returning for the outdoor track season. California state champ sprinter Lauren Rain Williams still ...



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

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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.



Nation's Top 100 Senior Girls Recruits Returning For Indoor Track & Field  milesplit.com

Check out the nation\'s top 100 senior girls recruits by event returning for the upcoming indoor track & field.



US Top 50 Senior Girls Indoor Returnees By Event  milesplit.com

Check out the nation\'s top 50 girls returnees among the class of 2017 (seniors) for the upcoming indoor season.



DJ Rashad is gone, but his influence on footwork lives on  Chicago Reader

The Chicago producer died before the music he helped define could break out, but he's still inspiring his Teklife crew—which is releasing a compilation to ...



Mark Mulder Stats, Fantasy & News  MLB.com

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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