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Thompson, Lions ready for big game on Alumni Night  The Beverly Review

During a late-afternoon session of the prestigious Proviso West Holiday Tournament, Leo High School Coach Jamal Thompson was stopped in the hallway after ...

Chicago HS hoops coach claims he's being ousted in 'attempted coup' by assistant  USA TODAY High School Sports

A Chicago-area boys basketball coach claims that he is being forced out because of an orchestrated attempted coup on the part of an assistant coach.

Candidate talks politics, success with Leo students | Community News  The Beverly Review

For a guy who bled Marist red on the high school football field and wrestling mat, Jerry Joyce felt right at home on Jan. 15 surrounded by the orange interior.

Alumnus returns winnings to Leo | Community News  The Beverly Review

As Leo High School alumni gathered for a recent appreciation dinner, the Man of the Hour, Bill Gohr, was not in attendance.

Thompson named Leo head varsity BB coach | Sports  The Beverly Review

Jamal Thompson had plenty of basketball coaching experience under his belt working as an assistant at Seton Academy and Bremen High School as well as at ...

Leo High School alumni to host annual banquet  The Beverly Review

When Leo High School alumni gather on Friday, April 20, to honor their own, deeds and actions of significance will be the common thread to all award recipients, ...

Leo to honor Owens for aid to homeless | Community News  The Beverly Review

When Angela Hicks talks about Tom Owens, her voice raises three octaves.

Leo High hangs tough after 90 years  Chicago Tribune

The words resonated with Leo High School President Dan McGrath the first time he heard his predecessor Bob Foster say them at his own 25-year reunion in ...

Leo grad Branch transfers to RMU for junior season  The Beverly Review

After spending his freshman year at Albion College in Michigan and his sophomore year at Rock Valley College in Rockford, Darius Branch was searching for a ...

Leo High School president ramps up recruiting  Chicago Tribune

Since being installed as Leo High School president in 2010, Dan McGrath has worked to raise the school's profile and increase enrollment by bringing in busing, ...

Cleveland closes strong in Leo win | Sports  The Beverly Review

With a 20-point lead shrinking to 7 in the fourth quarter against De La Salle, the Leo Lions needed an answer—and fast.

Cooley, St. Rita power past Lions | Sports  The Beverly Review

It wasn't Jeremiah Oden's favorite type of practice. But, preparing for a duel with Leo and the Lions' twin towers of DaChaun and Kendale Anderson, Oden and ...

Leo officially removes Shawn Frison, alum Jamal Thompson takes over  Chicago Sun-Times High School Sports

Leo announced on Wednesday that basketball coach Shawn Frison has been removed from his job and replaced by alum Jamal Thompson.

Davis, St. Laurence beat Leo | Sports  The Beverly Review

After a solid showing during the holidays, St. Laurence charged into the second half of the season with a full head of steam, but instead of opening with a bang,

No regional title hiccup for Cleveland, Leo Lions  The Beverly Review

With Fred Cleveland, the Leo basketball team has a guard who is capable of taking over a game on the perimeter or with a bunch of helter-skelter drives to the.

Leo Lions ready for return to Soldier Field for kick-off  The Beverly Review

There will be a “back to the future” element to the Leo High School Lions' season-opening football game this year.

Leo High School officials announce tuition program | Community News  The Beverly Review

Leo High School's list of alumni reads like a “Who's Who” of politics, sports and commerce.

McGrath honored by Chicago Catholic League | Community News  The Beverly Review

Dan McGrath was gathering his family and his thoughts before the Chicago Catholic League Hall of Fame dinner on April 26, where he would be inducted into ...

Leo High School President Dan McGrath speaks on the current state of operations at Chicago Public Schools  WGN Radio

On this podcast, Rick is joined by Dan McGrath. Dan is the president of Leo High School and the former sports editor of the Chicago Tribune. Leo is celebrating ...

Leo clinches CCL-White share with big win over St. Laurence  The Beverly Review

With a lightning quick 8-0 run of his own to start the fourth quarter, Leo junior guard Fred Cleveland was doing all he could to help the Lions pull away.

Leo hires two-time Olympian Michial Foy as wrestling coach  The Beverly Review

Michial Foy truly appreciates how much wrestling has impacted his life.

Leo finishes second in 1A state tourney | Community News  The Beverly Review

Leo High School's march to the Class 1A state championship game on March 12 ended in a quiet, but proud, ride back to Chicago as state runner-ups.

Dan McGrath named Leo HS Man of the Year  The Beverly Review

A Leo High School alum was informed that school president Dan McGrath had been named the school's 2015 Man of the Year.

Marist volleyball, MPHS hoops repeat as Illinois champions  The Beverly Review

The Beverly Review coverage area is never short on high school teams and individuals making exciting postseason runs or winning state championships.

SXU's Hallberg announces his retirement | Sports  The Beverly Review

A late-season call-up from the sophomore team to the varsity squad in 1959, Bob Hallberg was ready to go.

SJF to host HS coaches at inaugural Sports Night  The Beverly Review

Planning for their annual fundraiser, members of the St. John Fisher Holy Name Society brainstormed many ideas.

South Suburban Death Notices, Week of Dec. 3  Oak Lawn, IL Patch

South Suburban Obituaries, Week of Dec. 3 - Oak Lawn, IL - South suburban obituaries and available visitation information.

State champion Belleville West to open season at Washington Tournament of Champions  Belleville News-Democrat

The defending Class 4A state champion Belleville West Maroons will head north once again to begin their 2018-19 season. Led by the reigning Illinois Mr.

Students across Chicago area walk out of class Wednesday to protest gun violence  WLS-TV

Students across the Chicago area and the country walked out of class as part of a protest against gun violence.

Bertling, 63, remembered as hard-working dad | Community News  The Beverly Review

Charlie Bertling once treated himself to a T-shirt on sale at KMart.

3 Chicago area Catholic schools keep dangerous secrets, sex abuse victims say  WLS-TV

The ABC7 I-Team looked into claims by nearly 100 alleged victims of sexual abuse in metro Chicago that the archdiocese and some of its schools are keeping ...

Br. Rice's Hassan Johnson wins Class 2A state title  The Beverly Review

With the state title within his grasp on Feb. 17 at the State Farm Center in Champaign, Br. Rice senior Hassan Johnson had a familiar foe to beat, Lemont ...

Norbert "Norb" A. Rojewski | Local Obituaries |

MONTICELLO, IN - Norbert "Norb" A. Rojewski, 79, of Monticello, passed away at 2:32 am, Friday, February 22, 2019 at his residence. He was born on January ...

Mr. Mannas Opus: A History of the Legendary Marist Band

Mr. Manna's Opus - Beverly-MtGreenwood, IL - Decades of dedication from Frank Manna made Marist High School a "band school" that continues to thrive after ...

Brother Rice Teacher and Christian Brother John Jay Toole Dies At Age 76

Mass of Resurrection Set for Christian Brother - Beverly-MtGreenwood, IL - A Christian Brother for 47 years, Brother John "Jay" Toole taught at Brother Rice, ...

Chicago banker Alfred O’Malley, dead at 89, had role in financing ‘The Graduate’  Chicago Sun-Times

Retired Chicago banker Alfred O'Malley, former CEO of Standard Bank, has died at 89. He had a role in financing "The Graduate" and "The Lion in Winter."

Former Religious Brother Accused of Sexually Abusing Br. Rice, St. Laurence Students Surfaces in Hawaii

Oak Lawn, IL - What does a convicted serial abuser do after he's alleged to have molested 50 teens and children? He retires in Hawaii.

Cunningham, 90, tough, blunt owner of Red's | Community News  The Beverly Review

As the owner of Red's Drive-In for 40 years, William Frank Cunningham Jr. had a reputation as a tough, blunt, hard worker.

They're getting the band back together for P.J.  The Beverly Review

When friends asked how he wanted to celebrate his retirement, longtime high school band director Patrick “P.J.” Henning had a simple response.

ESPN hosts needed discussion on athletes and responsibility  Chicago Sun-Times

Dwyane Wade and his mother, Pastor Jolinda Wade of the New Creation Church on the South Side, took part in a town-hall forum Thursday to address the ...

Caravan tops Lions in key Catholic League-Blue game  The Beverly Review

Home-court advantage was basically non-existent for the Mt. Carmel High School basketball team last season. The Caravan struggled throughout the season in ...

Married 55 Years, Couple Dies Hours Apart  Beverly, IL Patch

Beverly Couple Married 55 Years Dies Hours Apart - Beverly-MtGreenwood, IL - For Tom and Dolores Smith, who died hours apart after 55 years of marriage, ...

Your 2019 South Side Irish Parade Survival Guide  Beverly, IL Patch

Your Guide To The South Side Irish Parade - Beverly-MtGreenwood, IL - Everything you'll need to know about the annual celebration that will take over Western ...

Beverly boxing coach, dead at 66, urged kids to stay in school, train for jobs  Chicago Sun-Times

Martin McGarry, dead of amyloidosis at 66, was a pipefitter by trade and boxer by passion. He built a gym at his Beverly home to teach kids to box.

Community mourns local residents | Community News  The Beverly Review

In 2017, the community mourned many local residents who made an impact that will never be forgotten. From children to accomplished seniors, these people ...

Rauner vetoes part of education reform laws  Illinois News Network

Gov. Bruce Rauner has vetoed part of the school funding agreement struck this fall, asking for lawmakers to allow more private schools to be eligible to get ...

Gang Attack Left Girl Bruised In High School Hallway

Hallway Attack Leaves High School Girl Bruised - Beverly-MtGreenwood, IL - "My daughter could have died," the parent of a girl shown on video getting attacked ...

Chicago private school tuition scholarship program gears up  Crain's Chicago Business

The race is on to license organizations that will raise and dole out scholarship money under a controversial $100 million tuition tax-credit program for private ...

Steward's volunteer efforts win award for mentoring group  The Homewood-Flossmoor Chronicle

Kristopher Steward of. Flossmoor, his mother, Barbara Steward, and Fred Carter, sponsor for 100. Black Men of Chicago, at the ComEd awards ceremony

Joe Phelan, 68, seriously funny, dedicated to CPD | Community News  The Beverly Review

Chicago Police Department officers such as Joseph P. Phelan Jr. don't buy charity raffle tickets to win prizes; they're just responding to need.

St. Margaret to honor alumni | School News  The Beverly Review

Eugene Earner and Richard Driehaus are a study in contrasts, yet, the two will share the spotlight on Saturday, Sept. 12, as St. Margaret of Scotland Parish and ...

Brother Rice High School Seeks Part-Time Alumni Assistant

Beverly-MtGreenwood, IL - Job starts Aug. 8. Candidates should submit resumes asap, school says.

Catholic High Schools Set December Date for Placement Exam

Catholic High School Placement Test Info, Dec. 2 - Beverly-MtGreenwood, IL - Eighth graders will take the Catholic high school placement exam Dec. 2.

Learn The Real Story Behind Ness Vs. Capone OP History Museum  Orland Park, IL Patch

'Ness Vs. Capone,' Feb 3, At OP History Museum - Orland Park, IL - Author Joseph Geringer tells the real story behind famed G-man Eliot Ness and gangster Al ...

St. Laurence High School Holds Open Houses for Male and Female Students

St. Laurence High School Holds Fall Open Houses - Oak Lawn, IL - The now co-ed St. Laurence High School is holding two open houses for prospective ...

McKee, Sr., 85, bagpiper with Stock Yard Kilty Band  The Beverly Review

David E. McKee, Sr., a longtime Beverly resident and proud member of the Chicago Stock Yard Kilty Band, died Aug. 22. He was 85.

Paul Somers  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

CHAMPAIGN – Paul Michael Somers passed away peacefully on Friday (Aug. 19, 2016) at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana. He was born on May 19, 1928, ...

Pfleger Suspended from St. Sabina  NBC Chicago

Father Michael Pfleger has been suspended by Francis Cardinal George as pastor of Chicago's St. Sabina Parish. Cardinal George last month revealed he ...

Mike Keaty, 86, enjoyed family, network of friends | News  The Beverly Review

Life was a grand journey for Mike Keaty. A longtime Beverly resident, Keaty truly enjoyed his life and the people in it—his wife, Marge, his 12 children, ...

Your 2018 South Side Irish Parade Survival Guide  Beverly, IL Patch

Parade Day Survival Guide - Beverly-MtGreenwood, IL - Here's everything you'll need to know before the South Side Irish Parade takes over Western Avenue on ...

Memories of an Andy Frain find place in new book  The Beverly Review

In 1975, John Linehan was 16 and living on the South Side when he landed a job as an Andy Frain usher. His experiences over the next couple of years.

Vice President Pence Attends Family Funeral in Palos Heights

Vice President In Town Attending Family Funeral - Palos, IL - The vice president was in town Saturday attending a family funeral for beloved Palos Heights civic ...

Muhammad Ali, the Greatest, Gone But Not Forgotten in Chicago

Chicago, IL - Beloved boxer, champion of the world, discovered the Nation of Islam in Chicago and made his home in the city for a while. He died at 74.

SXU Launches MathLab at Morgan Park High School

Beverly-MtGreenwood, IL - The long-term partnership initiated by Mayor Emanuel will help students prepare for their first collegiate math course.

Fr. Joseph Lynch, Pastor Emeritus of St. Albert the Great, Dead at 88

Evergreen Park, IL - Priest was dedicated to his parishioners. Served in Burbank and Evergreen Park. Visitation and funeral Mass set for Tuesday and ...

Important Dates for Upcoming Year at Richards High School

Oak Lawn, IL - Here are all the important dates for the 2016-2017 school year families need to know.

Boys Basketball notes: Schutta becomes Burlington Central's career scoring leader  Kane County Chronicle

HAMPSHIRE – Sitting in the Burlington Central stands six years ago watching Ray Hunnicutt – on senior night – capture the program scoring record lit a fire for ...

Marty Gavin, 65, dependable friend, detective | Community News  The Beverly Review

Whether they were family, a neighbor, a friend or a citizen of Chicago he was serving as a Chicago Police Department (CPD) detective, people who met Marty ...

Eagle Impact Teams To Ontario  FloRugby

Eagle Impact Rugby Academy is sending two teams to Ontario.

Clancys Pizza Pub Offering Scholarships for Catholic Elementary and High School Tuition

Nurture Your Irish Heritage - Oak Lawn, IL - Want to nurture your Irish heritage? Clancy's is offering students scholarships to Catholic elementary and high ...

Path To St. Theresa Divine Providence For New Principal

Palatine, IL - Dr. Milt Kobus' path to St. Theresa began as a boy after he survived the 'Our Lady of the Angels' fire in Chicago.

St. Laurence High School Taps New Varsity Track and Cross Country Coach

Oak Lawn, IL - Darrell Reed hopes to bring a philosophy of God, coach, athlete and community to his new role at Burbank boys' Catholic high school.

South Suburban Death Notices, Week of May 15

South Suburban Obituaries, Week of May 15 - Oak Lawn, IL - South suburban obituaries and available visitation information.

Celtic Boxing Club to hold fundraiser for scholarship  The Beverly Review

Mike Joyce began his boxing career as a teen while at Leo High School, competing in amateur tournaments across the city and beyond before enjoying a brief ...

Beverly Teen Honored By De La Salle Institute

Beverly-MtGreenwood, IL - The student was named Meteor of the Month by the Chicago school.

Beverly Arts Alliance sets events | Entertainment News  The Beverly Review

After a successful opening reception for “A Constant Struggle”–a multi-form art exhibition about racism, equality and identity–the Beverly Area Arts Alliance ...

Blowing Smoke: Chicago Man Tried for Getting His Chameleon High

Beverly-MtGreenwood, IL - He posted the act to Facebook. A judge decided that Bruce Blunt's video smoke show "really, really uncalled for" but not a crime.

4 Dead, 31 Wounded In Shootings This Weekend  CBS2 Chicago

UPDATED 06/25/12 11:10 a.m.. CHICAGO (CBS) — Two boys – ages 13 and 14 – were among four killed, and at least 31 others were wounded in shootings in ...

Sophomore-led Rock Valley men's basketball motivated for bounce back year  Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD — The expectation at Rock Valley is to compete for an NJCAA Division III men's basketball national title every year. Sophomores Malique Ross and ...

South Suburban Death Notices, Week of August 28

Edward John Mahon Retired CPD, ISP U.S. Army veteran. Born: Oct. 9, 1941. Died: Aug. 4, 2017. Memorial Visitation and *Service*: Sept. 14. Spiros C. Katsianis

Illinois Boxing Hall of Fame Announces 2015 Inductees  Boxing News 24

Mike McNamara, the Director of the Illinois Boxing Hall of Fame, announced the Hall's 2015 class of inductees today. This year's inductees include a wide.

Kevin Flynn relished 'the art of the deal' | Chicago Business & Financial News & Analysis  Crain's Chicago Business

Kevin Flynn grew up a rough-and-tumble kid who learned to channel his energies by hiking in the rugged mountains of Utah when he was a teenager in an ...

Fr. Jack takes the reins at Mater Christi Church  Riverside Brookfield Landmark

A firm handshake, a broad smile and a hearty laugh were my first impressions, all good, when I met the new pastor of Mater Christi Church in North Riverside ...

Mizzou basketball signs juco teammates

COLUMBIA, Mo. • Missouri has officially added junior college teammates Martavian Payne and Russell Woods to the program for the 2015-16 season, the ...

Vitals for the week of 3-30-16 | Vitals  Kokomo Perspective

The following are arrests made by the Kokomo Police Department. All those arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. March 17. Michael L.

Kolb O-Fish-Ally Kicks Off New School Year

Oak Lawn, IL - Program encourages positive behavior and kindness in students with sea-inspired theme.

In remembrance: Locals who passed on in April  Bloomington Pantagraph

April 2017 obituaries and announcements in the Bloomington–Normal area. View obituaries any time at

Submit a Story  Chicago Daily Observer

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