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3 Maine South Students Earn Elyssas Mission Scholarships  Patch.com

3 Maine South Students Earn Scholarships - Park Ridge, IL - Scholarships were handed out by Elyssa's Mission to the local students.



Rifle-Toting Maine South Student Posted Online Threat: Police  Patch.com

Maine South Student Charged Over 'Prank' Threat - Park Ridge, IL - The 18-year-old was charged after police said he posted an image online with a gun and ...



What’s happening in Park Ridge: Participants sought for Memorial Day Parade; Earth Day celebrated  Chicago Tribune

The Park Ridge Mel Tierney American Legion Post 247 is looking for participants interested in being part of this year's Park Ridge Memorial Day Parade.



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 ...



Keith Erickson  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Keith Randall Erickson, 70, of Urbana passed away at 2:18 p.m. Friday (April 26, 2019) at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, surrounded by his family.



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 ...



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 ...



Maine Township High School District 207 School Calendar 2018-19  Patch.com

Maine Township High School District 207 Calendar - Park Ridge, IL - When's the first day of school in Maine Township High School District 207? Plus, other ...



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 ...



Sondheim Spectacular Debuts April 12 At Maine South  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Normally, when Maine South High School students consider going into the woods, they might look across the street to the forest preserves. This month, they'll ...



Denise Pearl: Candidate profile  Chicago Daily Herald

Denise Pearl is a candidate for District 64 school board.



Park Ridge Applauds South's Constitution Team  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Members from the Maine South High School 2017-18 Constitution Team graduated over the weekend, but most of them came back together on Monday (May ...



High Schoolers Take Over Maine Township  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Students from Maine Township High School Dist. 207 were able to get hands-on experience in local government during a triannual program held earlier this ...



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 ...



More than 50 tickets issued for underage vaping in Park Ridge since penalties took effect last year: police  Chicago Tribune

More than 50 teenagers in Park Ridge have been ticketed for offenses related to underage vaping since the city began regulating the practice more than a year ...



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 ...



Maine South Photographer Covers Chicago Music Scene  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Being in high school hasn't stopped incoming Maine South senior Jack Dombro from getting started on a professional photography career. After working for the.



'Goldbergs' actor and Park Ridge native Sean Giambrone to star in new Disney Channel film  Chicago Tribune

When primetime television came calling nearly six years ago, Sean Giambrone didn't completely give up his old life in Park Ridge. The 19-year-old star of “The ...



NSDAR chapter honors history scholars, Good Citizens  Chicago Daily Herald

At its 2019 American History Luncheon on Feb. 13, the Twenty-first Star Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution honored their ...



Twenty-first Star Chapter NSDAR Annual High School Awards Ceremony  Chicago Daily Herald

At its 2019 American History Luncheon on Feb. 13, the Twenty-first Star Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution was pleased to ...



Maine South Student's Artwork Selected To Represent Illinois At White House Event  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Maine South High School student Lydia Cruz was selected by the Illinois State Board of Education to have her artwork represent the entire State of Illinois at.



Glenbrook South Wins Regional Title On Penalty Kicks  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

The Glenbrook South Titans defeated the Maine South Hawks 2-1 to claim Saturday's (Oct. 20) regional title in Park Ridge and move on in the Class 3A boys ...



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 ...



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.



Park Ridge Blotter: English Bulldog Walks Up To Officers…  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

The following records are from the files of the Park Ridge Police Dept. The Park Ridge Journal publishes its "Police Blotter" every Wednesday: Battery Charged ...



Hamann Excited To Take Over At South  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Maine South High School recently named Jeff Hamann as its new girls head basketball coach after Mark Smith stepped down after 13 highly successful seasons ...



Chamber To Spotlight Park Ridge's Community Stars  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

The Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce will honor its announced 2018 honorees Feb. 16 at Café La Cave in Des Plaines. Contact the chamber office at ...



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.



What Makes Park Ridge's James Argionis A 'Community Star'  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

A busy trial law career has not stopped Park Ridge resident James Argionis from volunteer efforts in town. In fact, his work earned him a "Community Star" from.



Farm-To-Table Headed To Park Ridge  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

With Park Ridge City Council approval Monday (Feb. 4) of a Class R liquor license, Pennyville Station, a new farm-to-table restaurant, is on track to open this.



Park Ridge Blotter: 4 Teens Charged With Possessing E-Cigarettes  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

The following records are from the files of the Park Ridge Police Dept. The Park Ridge Journal publishes its "Police Blotter" every Wednesday: Damage ...



Maine West Hosts Mock Trial Event  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Maine West High School in Des Plaines will host 24 area schools for the third annual Mock Trial Tune-Up Tourney from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 2.



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 ...



Another Dist. 207 Principal Expected To Retire In 2020  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Maine Township High School Dist. 207 will hire two new principals within the next few years, according to Assistant Supt. of Business Mary Kalou. Following the.



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 ...



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 ...



Maine Township District 207 introduces $240.7 million plan to redesign schools  Chicago Daily Herald

Maine Township High School District 207 wants to spend $240.7 million to upgrade its three high schools, creating modern learning spaces, stronger security at ...



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 ...



All Schools Serving Niles Ranked 'Exemplary' Or 'Commendable'  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

The Illinois State Board of Education released its annual report cards Wednesday, Oct. 31, showing each school in each district serving any part of Niles.



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 ...



Park Ridge Civic Orchestra 25 Years Strong  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Pamela Benitez, president of the Park Ridge Civic Orchestra Board of Directors, said orchestra members feel proud when looking back over two decades of ...



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.



After winning the national title last season, the Oakton Community College baseball team opens play  The Bugle

The Oakton Community College baseball team is ready to “defend the nest” in 2019 after securing its first national championship by dramatically dethroning ...



Park Ridge Blotter: Warrant Gets Served Five Years Later  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

The following records are from the files of the Park Ridge Police Dept. The Park Ridge Journal publishes its "Police Blotter" every Wednesday: Stalking Charged.



Park Ridge Blotter: Driver Allegedly Goes Through Stop Sign, Flees Crash  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

The following records are from the files of the Park Ridge Police Dept. The Park Ridge Journal publishes its "Police Blotter" every Wednesday: Battery Charged ...



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.



District 64 approves unspecified 'settlement' with student accused in Maine South threat  Chicago Tribune

Officials on the Park Ridge-Niles District 64 Board of Education unanimously approved a settlement agreement between the district and a student accused of ...



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 ...



'Who do they think they are?': Onlookers gather in Park Ridge, question Kennedy Expressway anti-violence protest  Chicago Tribune

Curious onlookers and supporters of Chicago police were among a small group of people who gathered in Park Ridge on Monday to witness a planned ...



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, ...



Maine South's Carrie Saurer Is Nominated For A Tony  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

To professionals working in live theatre in America, the ultimate accolade is to receive the Antoinette Perry Award, otherwise known as a "Tony." Maine South.



Maine West Appoints Marina Scott, Maria Ward As Interim Principals  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Former Libertyville High School Principal Marina Scott and former Downers Grove North High School Principal Maria Ward were named this week as interim.



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 ...



Park Ridge Blotter: Valuables, Handgun Stolen In Ruse  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

The following records are from the files of the Park Ridge Police Dept. The Park Ridge Journal publishes its "Police Blotter" every Wednesday: Domestic Battery.



Dr. Ben Collins named next Maine South Principal  The Bugle

Dr. Ben Collins has been selected to serve as Principal at Maine South High School, effective July 1. He will succeed Mr. Shawn Messmer, who recently was ...



Stars Shine Bright In Park Ridge Volunteers  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

For a dozen years, the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce has saluted special people in the city who share their time and talents helping others. The Night of.



'Fly Quiet' Changes In Store  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Proposed changes to overnight flight paths are expected to increase O'Hare Airport traffic over Glenview, northwest sections of Niles and Park Ridge and.



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 ...



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 swimmers say high school pool is making them sick  WLS-TV

Members of the Maine South High School swim team said their breathing problems are so severe that they had to go to the doctor and move their practices to ...



Hank Kupjack Dies; Created Miniature Treasures  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Henry "Hank" Kupjack, 67, who died Feb. 18, helped the world see things in miniature. It was a family tradition for Kupjack and Associates. Hank had spoken.



Fotis Kokosioulis Excited About Maine South Legacy, NIU  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Fotis Kokosioulis is making plans for his next home at Northern Illinois University after a record-breaking career at Maine South High School as a yard-eating.



'Bigger, Bolder, Balder'  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Middle school students in Park Ridge-Niles School Dist. 64 surpassed their expectations March 19 when they tallied the pledges and contributions they had.



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," ...



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.



Annual Fourth Of July Fireworks To Be Held At Maine East  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

The sky will once again light up over Maine Township High School Dist. 207 land this summer after the district's board of education approved at its Monday.



New Venue Works For PRCO  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

The Park Ridge Civic Orchestra proved Sunday (Oct. 21) it can have a successful concert in Park Ridge away from the Pickwick Theatre. With the Pickwick's ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 Blotter: Teens Face Burglary Charges In Separate Incidents  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

The following records are from the files of the Park Ridge Police Dept. The Park Ridge Journal publishes its "Police Blotter" every Wednesday: Order Violation.



Potter & Dempster Is City's Most Dangerous Intersection  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

The Park Ridge Police Department has released the list of the 10 local intersections with the most accidents during 2017. Four locations were along Dempster.



Superintendent: Dist. 207 Meeting Goals On Hybrid Schedule, Teacher Coaching  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Maine Township High School Dist. 207 students are reportedly happy so far with the new hybrid block schedule put in place this year, Supt. Ken Wallace told.



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 ...



Park Ridge Men's Prayer Breakfast celebrates 50 years  Chicago Tribune

The Park Ridge Men's Prayer Breakfast celebrated its 50th anniversary March 14 at the Park Ridge Country Club at 636 N. Prospect Ave. More than 200 guests ...



Park Ridge City Council works toward lake resolution, honors students  The Bugle

Jacob Yothment | For The Bugle. The May 21 Park Ridge City Council meeting consisted of honoring local students and public workers, but ended with a somber ...



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 ...



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 ...



Police, Communities Pay Tribute To Officers Gone  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

The Park Ridge Police Department and its Police Chaplains Association hosted their annual *Service* of Remembrance on Monday (May 14) at City Hall. It's a.



'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, ...



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, ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Walkout Was A Success, Says Dist. 207  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Throughout Maine Township High School Dist. 207, an estimated one-fourth to one-third of students participated in the national school walkout protest last.



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 ...



Maine West, South lose hall of fame coach, teacher  Chicago Daily Herald

By all accounts, George Verber hated to lose. His intensity as a longtime teacher and coach at Maine South and later Maine West high schools was infamous, ...



Union Unhappy With Park Ridge Police Chief  Patch.com

'Low Morale' At PRPD - Park Ridge, IL - A letter from Local 700 president to Mayor Marty Maloney claims there is "low morale" in the Park Ridge Police ...



Kyle Schwarber Comes To Rosemont  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Chicago Cubs star Kyle Schwarber made his return to the Journal-area Thursday, Aug. 2 at Parkway Bank Sports Complex in Rosemont for the Kyle Schwarber ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



100 Best Private High Schools in the Chicago Area  Patch.com

Park Ridge, IL - Niche.com's list of the top private high schools includes institutions in Lake Forest, Winnetka, Downers Grove, Evanston and other suburbs.



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 ...



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