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Maine South High School Yearbook Rated Among Best In Nation  Patch.com

Maine South Yearbook Earns Gold Medal - Park Ridge, IL - Maine South earned a yearbook gold medal from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association for the ...



Teen hockey players hailed as heroes in stopping Park Ridge fire  Chicago Daily Herald

Five Maine South High School hockey players heading home from practice last Monday night spotted a fire growing outside a Park Ridge home. Their quick ...



Key Stanford Offers In the Latest 247Sports Top 247 Rankings  247Sports

Stanford has set itself up nicely for a strong '20 recruiting class, a fact the latest 247Sports Top 247 rankings illustrate. The Cardinal is in the mix with a number of ...



Voters say 'yes' to Maine Township District 207's $195 million bond referendum  Chicago Tribune

Voters appear to have given the go-ahead for Maine Township High School District 207 to begin large-scale building improvements across its three schools in ...



Loyola's defense stifles Maine South  Chicago Daily Herald

Loyola's Conor Hough led a defensive front four that help smother Maine South in the Class 8A quarterfinals Saturday in Park Ridge. Haugh had 2 sacks and ...



Letter: Voting no this time around on Maine Township District 207 referendum  Chicago Tribune

I am writing this letter to the editor to explain why I currently intend to vote no on the November 2018 ballot regarding the referendum whereby Maine Township ...



11 Students Named National Merit Semifinalists In District 207  Patch.com

D-207 Students Named National Merit Semifinalists - Park Ridge, IL - The 10 students from Maine South and 1 from Maine West scored in the top 1 percent ...



Maine South raises more than $60,000 for Huntington's Disease research  Chicago Tribune

Maine South High School's spectator gym was a sea of blue T-shirts Thursday as students raised awareness for Huntington's Disease research.



Maine South is Week 5 Team of the week  The Bugle

By Drake Skleba For the Bugle. Outstanding coaching. Hard work. Excellence in the class room. And a little talent, too! The three main ingredients for the ...



D-207 To Hold Referendum Information School Tours Ahead Of Vote  Patch.com

D-207 Referendum Information School Tours Planned - Park Ridge, IL - Facility tours are planned to show how $195 million in referendum funding would be ...



Students Snapchat Posts Of Fake Guns Lead To Real Investigations  Patch.com

Snapchat Posts Of Replica Guns Prompt Police Probe - Park Ridge, IL - Park Ridge police investigated two images of apparent guns posted by Maine South ...



Snapchat Threat Caused Maine South Lockdown  Patch.com

Snapchat Post Caused Maine South Lockdown - Park Ridge, IL - A 16-year-old boy was taken into custody in Park Ridge after police said he made threats about ...



Maine South knocks out Waubonsie Valley  Chicago Daily Herald

Maine South defeated Waubonsie Valley in a Class 8A second-round football playoff game.



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 ...



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.



Maine South Students Shoulders In Senior Photo Spark Sexism Debate  Patch.com

Shoulders In Senior Photo Spark Sexism Debate - Park Ridge, IL - After a student was told her senior photo was unacceptable, she began a petition to stop the ...



2 Boys Released After Making Threats To Maine South High School  CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — The mother of one of two young boys allegedly involved in making a veiled threat about a potential shooting at a school left Cook County ...



Hillary Clinton’s Name Etched In Stone In Her Hometown  CBS Chicago

PARK RIDGE, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago suburb of Park Ridge has etched in stone a reminder that it is the hometown of Hillary Rodham Clinton. The Park Ridge ...



Park Ridge Parents Concerned Over Online Gun Threat To Maine South  Patch.com

Online Gun Threat Concerns District 64 Parents - Park Ridge, IL - The District 64 board went into closed session at Monday's meeting to discuss last week's ...



The Breakfast Club Manuscript Found in Old Maine South High School  Patch.com

Park Ridge, IL - Original screenplay from John Hughes' 1983 classic found while officials were moving out of building.



What's happening in Park Ridge: Early voting, library film series begin; Maine South to host candidate forum  Chicago Tribune

Early voting for the March 20 gubernatorial primary election begins Monday, March 5 and will again be offered in Park Ridge at the Centennial Activity Center, ...



Hillary Clinton recognized with 'milestone' in hometown of Park Ridge  Bloomington Pantagraph

PARK RIDGE — With the addition of an inscription recognizing the local roots of former senator, secretary of state, presidential candidate and first lady Hillary ...



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 ...



'We stand against violence': At Fenwick, OPRF, Ridgewood, demonstration styles differ but message is clear  Chicago Tribune

In Oak Park, hundreds of students walked out of the Oak Park River Forest main entrance at precisely 10 a.m. Wednesday. All were entirely silent and many held ...



Maine South knocks off Glenbard West  Chicago Daily Herald

Maine South defeated Glenbard West in a nonconference football game.



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 ...



2 boys charged after making threats to Maine South High School  WGN-TV

PARK RIDGE, Ill. -- Two boys were charged after they posted threatening messages on social media, police said. Park Ridge Police said they received an ...



Park Ridge 2017 in review: Social media controversy, election and more  Chicago Tribune

A school board member's controversial tweets about January's Women's March on Washington, community-wide concerns over an alleged SnapChat threat ...



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.



Park Ridge father killed in crash was reportedly on way to son's basketball tournament  WLS-TV

Tommy Gardiner died in a single-vehicle accident on I-88 near Sterling on Monday afternoon, according to Illinois State Police. He was reportedly on his way to ...



Despite local tie, Park Ridge isn't exactly Hillary Clinton turf  Chicago Tribune

Despite her Park Ridge ties, Hillary Clinton is by no stretch the obvious choice for some more Republican-leaning Park Ridge residents.



Kennedy, Rauner and marijuana get Park Ridge voter support during primary election  Chicago Tribune

J.B. Pritzker may have won the Democratic nomination for Illinois governor last week, but if Park Ridge voters had a say, they would have chosen his rival Chris ...



Maine South downs No. 20 Loyola Academy in Illinois 8A state title game  USA TODAY High School Sports

Maine South (Park Ridge) upset No. 20 Loyola Academy (Wilmette), 27-17, in the Illinois 8A state championship game Saturday night in Champaign. The victory ...



Maine South student newspaper honored at state, national levels  The Bugle

For the fourth time in four years, Maine South High School's student newspaper, Southwords, has earned “Best in Class” designation from the Northern Illinois ...



Illinois High School Sides With Student In Yearbook Photo Controversy  CBS Chicago

CBS (CHICAGO) — A senior at Maine South High School in Park Ridge successfully campaigned to have her photo accepted for the yearbook after being ...



Maine South students call attention to LGBT community during Day of Silence  Chicago Tribune

There are some things members of Maine South High School's Gay-Straight Alliance wish would disappear when it comes to outside perceptions of the lesbian, ...



Composed Maine South song, wrote book, and BTW, dated Hillary  Chicago Daily Herald

Gary Koca of Pingree Grove wrote the Maine South High School fight song, broadcast games with radio partner Steve Goodman years before "Go, Cubs, Go," ...



Thousands Raised For Navy Vet, Dad Of 4 Killed In Black Ice Crash  Patch.com

Thousands Raised For Family Of Tommy Gardiner - Park Ridge, IL - Donations have poured in to a YouCaring effort to support the family of Tommy Gardiner of ...



Park Ridge Student Awarded College-Sponsored National Merit Scholarships  Patch.com

Park Ridge Student Wins National Merit Scholarship - Park Ridge, IL - Maine South student named among winners of National Merit Scholarships Wednesday.



Park Ridge and Des Plaines News - Park Ridge Herald-Advocate  Chicago Tribune

Park Ridge, Illinois and Des Plaines, Illinois news, crime reports and top stories from the Park Ridge Herald-Advocate.



New penalties in place for youth caught vaping in Park Ridge  Chicago Tribune

New penalties aimed at minors caught using or possessing e-cigarettes are now part of the law in Park Ridge.



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 ...



Schaumburg man volunteers for 15 years at Ronald McDonald House  Chicago Daily Herald

Bill Drennan of Schaumburg has changed thousands of light bulbs over the last 15 years. Not just at his home, but at the Ronald McDonald House located near ...



District 207 alternative high school relocates to Park Ridge  Chicago Tribune

An alternative school run by Maine Township High School District 207 has opened in Park Ridge.



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 ...



PGA Tour's Steven Bowditch picks HS golfer from Twitter to caddy John Deere Classic  USA TODAY High School Sports

Steven Bowditch isn't a leading PGA Tour professional, but he's still among the best in the world. The Australian competes on the top flight of the tour, and while ...



'Oaktober Blitz': Students, volunteers calculate benefits of Park Ridge oak trees  Chicago Tribune

What is left of this "oak savanna" was the focus of a recent "Oaktober Blitz" coordinated by Go Green Park Ridge and Maine East High School's Ecology Club.



Maine South crowns homecoming royalty, hears from distinguished alumni  Chicago Tribune

Before crowning the homecoming queen and king and heading out for the big dance, Maine South High School students got some important life advice from two ...



'Goldbergs' co-star splits time between Park Ridge, Hollywood  Chicago Daily Herald

Sean Giambrone is a 15-year-old suburban kid with a double life. For part of his life -- about half the year -- he's a normal Maine South High School sophomore, ...



Images: Palatine vs. Maine South, semifinal playoff football  Chicago Daily Herald

The Maine South High School football team hosted Palatine High School on Saturday, Nov. 19 in Park Ridge. The winner will play in the state finals on Saturday, ...



Maine South yearbook earns staff and individual honors  The Bugle

Maine South High School's yearbook, the EYRIE, recently earned staff and individual honors through evaluation during the Northern Illinois Scholastic Press ...



Always running, always prepared: Hillary Clinton as a high school politician  The Washington Post

PARK RIDGE, Ill. — Hillary Rodham was 16 when she first ran for president. It was February 1964, her junior year of high school in this town of steeples and ...



NCHS A.D. Turner takes job at Maine South  Bloomington Pantagraph

NORMAL — Andy Turner is confident he is doing the right thing, that it is “the best move for my family at this time and in my professional career.”



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.



Where to buy: Edison Park and Park Ridge | Chicago Business & Financial News & Analysis  Crain's Chicago Business

While they aren't mirror images, Edison Park and Park Ridge, which face each other across the Chicago city limits, have quite a bit in common. They both have ...



Police: Maine South Student Exposed Himself In Yearbook Photo  CBS2 Chicago

PARK RIDGE, Ill. (STMW) — A Maine South High School student has been charged with disorderly conduct after he was discovered exposing himself in a ...



Maloney dominates Park Ridge mayoral race  Chicago Tribune

Almost exactly two years after being appointed acting mayor of the city of Park Ridge, Marty Maloney can drop the "acting" from his title. Voters on Tuesday night ...



Automotive Technology students take on Street Machines  SIU News

CARBONDALE, Ill. – Students in Southern Illinois University Carbondale's automotive technology program will be busy once again at this week's General Tire ...



Park Ridge youth soccer group hopes to light up playing field  Chicago Tribune

A Park Ridge youth soccer organization is planning to light up one of its practice and game fields.



Local High School Student Stars In TV Series The Goldbergs  Patch.com

Niles-Morton Grove, IL - Sean Giambrone's start at Maine South High School in Park Ridge is being delayed just a bit, though he's working on assignments with ...



2019 National High School Cheerleading And Dance Team Championships Honor Top Teams From Across The Country  PRNewswire

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Feb. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2019 National High School Cheerleading Championship and National Dance Team Championship took ...



District 64 Spelling Bee champion claims title for fourth year  Chicago Tribune

The reigning champion of the Park Ridge-Niles School District 64 Spelling Bee will hold on to the title for another year.



Heart defect caused Park Ridge girl's death at cheer camp, examiner says  Chicago Tribune

A rare heart defect is responsible for the unexpected death of a Park Ridge girl who collapsed at a cheerleading camp in late June, according to the Cook ...



Lead in our schools' water: Our report that preceded legislation  Chicago Daily Herald

Our continuing series on suburban water quality has led to real legislation. A bill that requires testing of drinking water in all Illinois schools for lead ...



Park Ridge unveils, dedicates 9/11 memorial  Chicago Tribune

Four years after acquiring a steel beam from the World Trade Center, the city of Park Ridge unveiled its new 9/11 memorial during a ceremony marking the 14th ...



Local teen musicians to share the spotlight at Midwest Young Artists Conservatory Feb. 1  Chicago Daily Herald

NPR's "From the Top with Host Christopher O'Riley," the pre-eminent showcase for young musicians heard weekly on more than 220 stations nationwide, will ...



District 207 eliminates class rank for all students  Chicago Daily Herald

After going back and forth for months, the Maine Township High School District 207 school board has decided to eliminate class ranking for all students as of the ...



Constable: Maine South grad's work links sense of smell, death  Chicago Daily Herald

The predictor of when you will die isn't right under your nose. It is your nose. "The sense of smell is like the canary in the coal mine," says Dr. Jayant Pinto, ...



How Clinton's, Sanders' political lives began in Chicago, suburbs  Chicago Daily Herald

While they appeal to dramatically different sectors within the Democratic Party, presidential bidders Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders have something in ...



Suburban dance squads advance at IHSA finals  Chicago Daily Herald

The Geneva High School and Stevenson High School competitive dance squads kept their title defense hopes alive at the 2018 IHSA Competitive Dance ...



Images: #TBT Gallery looks back at October 1972  Chicago Daily Herald

Our #TBT Galley takes a look back at October 1972 in the Northwest suburbs.



Maine South football penalized with suspension, probation  Chicago Daily Herald

Seven weeks after Maine South claimed it its third straight Class 8A football title, the IHSA finally flagged the program for unsportsmanship conduct and other ...



Hillary's homecoming: Clinton draws support, protests in Park Ridge  Chicago Tribune

The education she received from schools in Park Ridge was among the topics reportedly covered by Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton during a ...



Clinton leans on Park Ridge roots, but is it Hillary territory?  Chicago Daily Herald

Hillary Rodham Clinton has at times leaned on her Park Ridge roots during her second bid for president, but the suburb isn't entirely Hillary territory.



Hillary Clinton's Chicago roots mapped  Chicago Tribune

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton was born and raised in the Chicago area. Learn about 10 places that changed her life.



Newcomer to local government makes Park Ridge mayoral bid  Chicago Tribune

With the motto, "We can do better," a Park Ridge attorney has announced his plans to run for mayor next April.



Hoffman Estates High grad named to USA bowling team  Chicago Daily Herald

Sarah Wille, a 2014 graduate of Hoffman Estates High School, was named to Team USA Women's Bowling Team.



Police, residents connect at Park Ridge's National Night Out  Chicago Tribune

Park Ridge residents and those from nearby communities took part in a variety of festive activities, while learning about the importance of crime prevention.



Bill seeks to allow 16- and 17-year-olds to register as organ donors in Illinois  Chicago Tribune

State lawmakers introduced a bill Thursday that would allow 16- and 17-year-olds to register as organ donors when they receive their driver's license or state ...



D99 Names Karen Taylor an Associate Principal of DGS High School  Patch.com

Downers Grove, IL - Karen Taylor will serve as associate principal of Downers Grove South High School starting with the 2016-17 school year.



State's attorney investigates Dist. 207's handling of ex-teacher's case  Chicago Daily Herald

The Cook County state's attorney's office is investigating whether Maine Township High School District 207 failed to properly notify the Illinois Department of ...



Related Article How much lead is in your school's water?  Chicago Daily Herald

Even after lead scares in Flint, Michigan, and at Chicago Public Schools, half of suburban schools have not tested for lead in water. Among suburban schools ...



Historic residents come to life in Spirits of Old Park Ridge  Chicago Tribune

People from Park Ridge's past will again come to life during the Historical Society's Spirits of Old Park Ridge. Twenty deceased residents of Park Ridge, each ...



Maine Twp. students look back on Maine Flyer warplane  Chicago Daily Herald

Seventy years ago this week, Maine Township High School students gathered at a site that later became O'Hare International Airport to dedicate a warplane ...



Park Ridge ends pension contributions for city clerk  Chicago Tribune

City contributions to the Park Ridge city clerk's pension fund have come to an end.



Park Ridge preservation group talks Clinton childhood home  Chicago Tribune

Designating Hillary Clinton's childhood Park Ridge home as a local landmark was a topic briefly touched upon by the city's Historic Preservation Commission in ...



World War I memorial near Des Plaines recipient of Landmarks Illinois improvement grant  Chicago Tribune

Charles Groff isn't sure when the last time the 91-year-old World War I memorial at Belleau Wood near Des Plaines got a good scrubbing. "It was filthy," he said ...



Political figures from Illinois were Nobel Peace Prize recipients, wartime leaders  Belleville News-Democrat

Political figures from Illinois include recipients of the Nobel Prize for Peace and leaders during wartime. The list includes Barack and Michelle Obama, Hillary ...



Park Ridge police: Teens found with marijuana on Mary Jane Lane  Chicago Tribune

Two teens were allegedly found with marijuana following a traffic stop conducted by police on Mary Jane Lane in Park Ridge.



Why so many undergraduates leave Illinois  Crain's Chicago Business

Nnaemeka Nwankpa, a Kenwood Academy High School senior with a 3.98 GPA, plans to study medicine, but not in Illinois. He's headed to Cornell University in ...



Later start times, less homework: Here’s what elite schools are doing to help students cope with stress  Chicago Tribune

Districts in Chicago's suburbs are changing schedules, managing after-school activities and researching stress to combat anxiety.



Model profile: Gateway Estates  Chicago Daily Herald

Gateway Estates, a new upscale row house community in Park Ridge, welcomes prospective home buyers to tour a designer-decorated model that recently ...



Park Ridge native following in father's footsteps  Chicago Daily Herald

Chef Jimmy Bannos Jr grew up with a famous chef father -- Heaven on Seven founder Jimmy Bannos -- but he has stepped out of his father's shadow, earning ...



Eleven Maine 207 students named National Merit Finalists  The Bugle

Eleven Maine Township High School District 207 students have been honored as Finalists in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program competition. Named ...



Park Ridge, past and present  WBEZ

Park Ridge is one of Chicago's older, inner suburbs, located about 15 miles northwest of the Loop. The name is descriptive of its park-like setting along a gentle ...



Niles, Morton Grove and Park Ridge Police Blotter: Feb. 23  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 ...



17 of the Best Illinois High School Ranked by Newsweek  Huffington Post

Out of Newsweek's top 500 high schools in the country for 2015, 30 of those high schools are in Illinois. Several of the state's high schools that...



Fired Dist. 207 teacher gets $150,000 settlement after filing suit  Chicago Daily Herald

Maine Township High School District 207 officials have agreed to give a former teacher and her attorney $150000 to settle a federal lawsuit brought against the ...



100 Best Public High Schools in Illinois for 2016  Patch.com

Chicago, IL - A new 2016 list compiled by Niche.com, an information *service* provider, ranks the Land of Lincoln's best public high schools.



17 Illinois People To Remember From 2017  Patch.com

17 People To Remember From 2017 - Chicago, IL - These are the 17 most interesting "people" stories from the Illinois Patch network from the past year.



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