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class of 1983 website

November 6, 2018 by W Linda Chen Warzala (Register to contact)

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To all Alumni of Class of 1983 please check the missing classmates list on our class website at http://www.*****/****If you are on this list please register or if you know anyone on this list please refer them to the class website. We are looking for classmates who have not yet registered. Planning ahead for the 40th reunion. Thank you.

Merrick Garland

March 16, 2016 by Ezriel Kornel (Register to contact)

Huge congratulations to classmate, Merrick Garland, on being nominated to the Supreme Court of the United States by President Barack Obama, fellow Chicagoan. What an extraordinary honor for a graduate of Niles West. We always knew he would achieve greatness!

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District 219 Spends Nearly $5.4 Million To Buy Menards Property  Skokie, IL Patch

D-219 Spends Nearly $5.4M To Buy Former Menards - Skokie, IL - The district plans to use the Oakton Street property for a new bus terminal.



Skokie 4th Of July Fireworks: 2019 Guide, Scheduled Time  Skokie, IL Patch

Skokie 4th Of July Fireworks: 2019 Guide - Skokie, IL - Patch has your complete guide to Fourth of July fireworks shows, parades and other festive events in and ...



Niles West Student Awarded National Merit Cash Scholarship  Skokie, IL Patch

Niles West Student Wins National Merit Scholarship - Skokie, IL - A committee of college admissions officers and high school counselors selected the Niles West ...



College Cheating Scandal Mastermind Graduated Niles West  Skokie, IL Patch

College Admissions Scandal Niles West Grad - Skokie, IL - Rick Singer, the man at the center of the admissions scandal, graduated from Niles West High School ...



2019 Summer Event And Festival Guide For Skokie, Lincolnwood  Skokie, IL Patch

Skokie Summer Event And Festival Guide - Skokie, IL - Enjoy festivals, fairs and markets all summer long on the North Shore.



Niles West High School Notified Of Possible Threat From Student  Skokie, IL Patch

Niles West Threat Deemed Unsubstantiated: Police - Skokie, IL - Officers investigating a Tuesday morning disturbance learned a student may have made a ...



Fireworks on July 4th: Where to Watch Around Chicago  WTTW News

Fireworks will light up the skies all over the Chicago area in celebration of Independence Day on Thursday, July 4. Here's where you can watch.



District 219 Buys Building Next To Niles Central For $395,000  Skokie, IL Patch

D-219 Board Buys Building Beside Campus For $395K - Skokie, IL - Administrators sought to purchase property adjacent to Niles West and the D-219 ...



Get a bang out of Independence Day fireworks  Chicago Tribune

If a big, bombastic fireworks display is on your bucket list for this Fourth of July holiday week, we've got you covered. Find a display in Chicago and the suburbs ...



Niles West Staffer Overpaid For Years Must Pay Back Cash  Skokie, IL Patch

NWHS Staffer Overpaid For Years, Settlement Agreed - Skokie, IL - A settlement between a library clerk and District 219 gives the employee 4 years to pay back ...



Student Panel Quizzes School Board Hopefuls At District 219 Forum  Skokie, IL Patch

Video: D-219 School Board Candidate Forum - Skokie, IL - 6 candidates for 4 seats on the Niles Township High School District 219 school board met Tuesday ...



Niles West High School 2018 Football Schedule, Live Scoreboard  Niles, IL Patch

NWHS 2018 Football Schedule, Scoreboard - Niles-Morton Grove, IL - Find the latest scores and the complete schedule for the 2018 Niles West Wolves football ...



Trio Of District 219 Students Named National Merit Semifinalists  Skokie, IL Patch

3 D-219 Students Are National Merit Semifinalists - Skokie, IL - The two students from Niles North and one from Niles West scored among the top 1 nationwide.



Niles West Grad Sentenced To 14 Days In Prison For Lying To FBI  Skokie, IL Patch

Niles West Grad Sentenced To 14 Days In Prison For - Skokie, IL - Former Trump campaign advisor George Papadopoulos became the first person sentenced to ...



2 Niles West Students Awarded National Merit Scholarships  Skokie, IL Patch

2 Niles West Students Awarded Merit Scholarships - Skokie, IL - Two recent Niles West High School graduates were named among the final group of National ...



Cold Case Murder Trial Begins In Death Of Strangled Skokie Teen  Skokie, IL Patch

Trial Begins In 1992 Murder Of Skokie Teen - Skokie, IL - A registered sex offender is accused of killing a 15-year-old Niles West student found dead in a Morton ...



School District 219 officials defend hiring rule that critics say hampers teacher diversity  Chicago Tribune

A Niles Township High School District 219 hiring practice kept a paraprofessional and substitute teacher from getting an interview for a science teacher job.



Coming Together Kicks Off Polish Pride Celebration In Niles Area  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Polish pride was on display at the Niles-Maine District Library last week where organizers with Coming Together In Skokie & Niles Township, a collaborative.



Lockdown At Niles West High School Resolved  Patch.com

Lockdown Ends At Niles West High School - Skokie, IL - After a 911 call about a student with a gun, Niles West was placed under lockdown as a precautionary ...



Robert Serritella Found Guilty Of 1992 Murder Of David Chereck  Skokie, IL Patch

Sex Offender Guilty In 1992 Murder Of Skokie Boy - Skokie, IL - The convicted murderer turned down a plea deal that could have seen him released after five ...



Niles West Students Walk Out Of Class To Protest Gun Violence  Patch.com

NWHS Students Stage Walk Out, Moment Of Silence - Skokie, IL - Students at Niles West High School walked out Friday in solidarity with survivors and victims of ...



Skokie School Superintendent Honored By Cook County Colleagues  Skokie, IL Patch

Skokie School Superintendent Honored By Colleagues - Skokie, IL - The 14-year veteran of Fairview School District 72 was recognized as a "Superintendent of ...



Despite Latest Threat, Niles West Students Walk Out  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

An estimated 600 students walked out of Niles West High School in Skokie at 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 14, joining a national wave of student walkouts on the ...



Niles West Coach Says Harassment By Ex-School Board President Made Him Quit  Patch.com

Coach Says Ex-School Board President Bullied Him - Skokie, IL - District investigates allegations that board president Mark Sprout used his position to influence ...



Niles North Evacuated Due To Bomb Threat  Patch.com

Niles North Evacuated Due To Threat - Skokie, IL - Niles North High School students were bussed across Skokie to the Niles West campus due to the threat ...



Parents Express Communications Concerns In Niles High School Dist. 219  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

After recent threats at Niles North High School, and the memory of last month's Florida school shooting *fresh* in minds, Dist. 219 officials held parallel.



Area Runners Hit Their Stride At Niles West Invite  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

The annual Pat Savage cross country invite at Niles West High School in Skokie produced positive results for area teams Saturday (Sept. 29). The three-mile.



Niles West Boys Swimming Coach Suspended for Year  Patch.com

SKOKIE, IL - Niles West High School boys swimming coach Daniel Vander Jeugdt was suspended for the entire season after admitting to breaking a rule.



Niles West High School Football Scoreboard  Patch.com

Niles West High School Football Scoreboard 2017 - Niles-Morton Grove, IL - Get the complete schedule and latest score updates from the Wolves' 2017 football ...



Human Trafficking Survivor To Share Story With Dist. 219 Students  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Niles West High School students Lexi Lee, Mo Musani and Isa Gil, part of DECA (competitive business club), are working to raise awareness on human ...



Mom Threatens Dean; Firearm, Meth Delivery Charge: Skokie Blotter  Skokie, IL Patch

SKOKIE, IL — The following information comes from the Skokie Police Department as a record of those recently arrested and of incidents reported to the police.



Murder Charges Dismissed In 2014 Death Of Morton Grove Student  Niles, IL Patch

Charges Dismissed In Morton Grove Student's Death - Niles-Morton Grove, IL - Prosecutors plan to re-investigate the case and decide whether to seek a new ...



1 Incumbent, 3 Newcomers Win Seats On Dist. 219 School Board  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Niles Township High School Dist. 219 voters elected one incumbent (board President David Ko) and three newcomers (Rebecca Abraham, Jill Manrique and ...



In Wake Of Fatalities, Niles Working To Improve Pedestrian, Cycling Plan  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Following recent pedestrian accidents along major arterial roadways in Niles -- three of them fatal accidents -- village officials are working to "take a second.



Niles West Coach Charged With Sexually Assaulting Student  Patch.com

Swim Coach Has Illicit Relationship With Student - Skokie, IL - The special education paraprofessional and coach of girls soccer, boys and girls diving squads ...



Deleted Papadopoulos Tweets Cited To Justify His Imprisonment  Skokie, IL Patch

Papadopoulos Wants To Stay Free, Mueller Disagrees - Skokie, IL - Prosecutors noted the convicted former Trump aide's post-sentencing statements as they ...



Judge Tosses Murder Conviction In Morton Grove Students Killing  Niles, IL Patch

Murder Conviction Thrown Out In Student's Death - Niles-Morton Grove, IL - The man found guilty of first-degree murder in the 2014 killing of Pravin Varughese ...



Police Investigating 2 Niles North Threats Wednesday, Friday  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

No suspects are in custody or have been identified after after a Wednesday, Feb. 21 bomb threat and a Friday, Feb. 23 social media threat were made to Niles.



Coming Together  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

An estimated attendance of 1000 celebrated Polish culture at the 10th opening ceremonies for Coming Together In Skokie and Niles Township. Sunday's ...



Avoca District 37 Names New Trier Alum As Superintendent  Patch.com

Avoca District 37 Names New Superintendent - Winnetka-Glencoe, IL - Kaine Osburn, currently a superintendent in Lake Zurich, was appointed to replace ...



Suspect in '92 slaying of Niles West student held in Los Angeles  Chicago Tribune

Investigators long suspected Robert Rocco Serritella in the 1992 strangulation of Skokie teenager David Chereck, but they said they never had enough ...



Police, students talk gangs at District 219 town hall meeting  The Bugle

Gang awareness and afterschool activities were on the agenda during the April 12 Niles Township Youth Coalition Town Hall. During the event – held at Niles ...



Merrick Garland To Deliver Keynote At His Lincolnwood Alma Mater  Skokie, IL Patch

Garland Returns To Lincolnwood School For Keynote - Skokie, IL - The federal appellate judge and 1996 Lincoln Hall school graduate will return for an ...



Cooler Runnings: Niles West Coach Gets Spot on Jamaican Bobsled Team  Patch.com

Skokie, IL - Michael Blair has a chance to "Feel the Rhythm, Feel the Rhyme" in the sled for Jamaica during the 2018 Winter Olympics.



City Club of Chicago: Fraternal Order of Police President Kevin Graham  WGN Radio - Chicago

April 30, 2019 Kevin Graham - President - Fraternal Order of Police Kevin Graham As a Chicago police officer, Kevin Graham spent most of his time either as a ...



ETHS Holds 16th Annual Jazz Festival  Evanston, IL Patch

ETHS Holds 16th Annual Jazz Festival - Evanston, IL - Saturday's showcase is set to feature 24 ensembles from nine area schools, the CSU Community Jazz ...



5th Teen Faces Murder Charges Over Skokie Double Shooting  Patch.com

5th Teen Faces Murder Charges Over Skokie Shooting - Skokie, IL - Antonio Hicks is accused of murdering Niles West high school student Maxwell Gadau in ...



Michael A. Ganz, MD | Obituaries | journaltimes.com  Journal Times

March 30, 1958 – February 25, 2019. RACINE – Michael A. Ganz, MD; age 60; passed away unexpectedly on Monday, February 25, 2019, as the result of a ...



Morton Grove And Niles July 4th Fireworks, Parades: 2018 Guide  Niles, IL Patch

Morton Grove-Niles July 4 Fireworks, Parades Guide - Niles-Morton Grove, IL - Your complete guide to Fourth of July fireworks shows, parades and other ...



Money Laundering Charges Added In College Admissions Scandal  Evanston, IL Patch

NU Parents Indicted On Money Laundering Charges - Evanston, IL - Parents of a Northwestern University student accused of cheating on SAT and ACT exams ...



Fourth of July in Skokie includes double feature of parade, fireworks  Chicago Tribune

Fourth of July in Skokie means a double header of entertainment — a grand parade in the afternoon and a spectacular fireworks show in the evening, organizers ...



Niles West classmates recall Garland as overachiever  Chicago Daily Herald

President Barack Obama announced his nomination of Niles West valedictorian Merrick Garland to the U.S. Supreme Court Wednesday. His former classmates ...



Images: Through the Film Magnifier: Ted Kennedy, Chet Coppock, Wheaton Rock Festival, Yoga and more  Chicago Daily Herald

See Daily Herald archived images of Richard Nixon, Chet Coppock, a Wheaton rock festival, bulldogs and yoga in this edition of Through the Film Magnifier.



Walmart Patron Faces Firearm, Shoplifting Charges: Skokie Blotter  Skokie, IL Patch

SKOKIE, IL — The following information comes from the Skokie Police Department as a record of those recently arrested and of incidents reported to the police.



High School Students Skipping Lunch for More Class  Patch.com

Skokie, IL - Schools try to discourage practice, saying students need a break. But hundreds go without a lunch period; they eat in class with teachers' permission.



Helping Hands Event Offers Health Care, Community Resources  Patch.com

Helping Hands Community Resource Event At NWHS - Skokie, IL - The first annual event will be hosted by Niles Mayor Andrew Przybylo and Cook County ...



Morton Grove Fireworks 4th of July 2017  Patch.com

4th of July 2017: Morton Grove Fireworks - Niles-Morton Grove, IL - Find fireworks displays across the North Shore and the Chicagoland area with our guide.



Friday Flyover: Niles North High School Cube  WLS-TV

This week, we feature Niles North High School on ABC7's Friday Flyover, celebrating high school sports!



Glenbrook South Extracurriculars Ranked Best in State, Nation: Niche  Patch.com

Glenview, IL - Niche.com recently released rankings of schools with the best extracurriculars in Illinois and throughout the U.S..



Pizza Wars 7 in Skokie, IL  Food & Beverage Magazine

Pizza Wars 7. Taking place on Thursday, January 19, 2017, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Niles North High School, in Skokie, IL.



North Shore Mosquito Abatement District Plans Spraying Operations  Glenview, IL Patch

Mosquito Control Operations Set For Monday Night - Glenview, IL - The NSMAD plans operations in Glenview, Northbrook, Wilmette's Gillson Park, Niles West ...



Where To Watch Fireworks Around The Chicagoland Area  CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — Here is a list of fireworks shows around Chicago, celebrating the Fourth Of July. Much of this information comes courtesy of Fireworks in ...



Our Top Niles Stories Of 2017  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Niles had an active year, with controversies over baseball diamonds, school buses, gun shops and minimum wage, to new heads of the fire and police ...



4th of July 2017: Fireworks In And Around Skokie  Patch.com

4th of July 2017: Skokie Fireworks - Skokie, IL - Find fireworks displays across the North Shore and the Chicagoland area with our guide.



Dirty Looks In Walmart Parking Lot Led To Fight: Skokie Blotter  Skokie, IL Patch

SKOKIE, IL — The following information comes from the Skokie Police Department as a record of those recently arrested and of incidents reported to the police.



Student Busted Selling Weed-Laced Cookies: Skokie Crime Reports  Skokie, IL Patch

Student Busted Selling Weed-Laced Cookies: Blotter - Skokie, IL - A $21000 smash-and-grab, a poisened dog, sexual abuse in the Skokie Police Blotter for Feb.



Comcast NBCUniversal Awards nearly $175K in Scholarships to High School Seniors  NBC Chicago

Comcast announced that it has awarded $1000 “Leaders and Achievers Scholarships” to 174 graduating high school seniors in its Greater Chicago Region ...



4th of July fireworks 2018 displays in Chicago area  WLS-TV

ABC7 Eyewitness News compiles a yearly list of Chicago-area 4th of July fireworks displays and offers its list for the city and suburbs for 2018.



CLC Music Department announces fall 2018 concerts  Chicago Daily Herald

This fall, College of Lake County musicians will present eight concerts featuring music that appeals to a variety of tastes.



New superintendent for McHenry School District 156 to come from Skokie  Northwest Herald

McHENRY – The next superintendent of McHenry Community High School District 156 was introduced by the school board Tuesday night.



'Shocking to many of us'  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

DANVILLE — A University of Illinois student found dead from a suspected heroin overdose near Danville was a happy, driven 22-year-old who planned to move ...



Glenbrook South Named One of Top 5 High Schools in Cook County: Magazine  Patch.com

Glenview, IL - The Glenview school is No. 4 on Chicago magazine's list rating the top schools in Chicago and the suburbs.



Chicago TV Anchors Will Be Grand Marshals of Skokie 4th of July Parade  Patch.com

Skokie, IL - WLS' Karen Jordan and her husband Christian Farr of NBC will headline 4th of July Parade in Skokie.



Where to watch fireworks in the Chicago suburbs and Northwest Indiana  Chicago Tribune

Check out our list of suburban and Northwest Indiana fireworks displays to plan your Fourth of July.



Fourth of July Events for Kids in Chicago  Chicago Parent

The skies are lighting up all over Chicagoland. Find out when and where to catch your local Fourth of July events with your entire family.



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.



Skokie To Celebrate 4th of July With Parade, Fireworks  Patch.com

Skokie, IL - Parade participants have been announced, including "Chicago Fire" actor Christian Stolte as Grand Marshal.



Lake Zurich Dist. 95's new superintendent off and running  Chicago Daily Herald

Kaine Osburn has gotten into the flow in his first few weeks as Lake Zurich Unit District 95's new superintendent.



Chicago area 4th of July 2017 fireworks displays  WLS-TV

ABC7 Eyewitness News compiles a yearly list of Chicago-area 4th of July fireworks displays and offers its list for the city and suburbs for 2017.



Cold Case: Teens' Death Remains Unsolved  NBC Chicago

Thirty two years ago, two north suburban teenagers, Eyvonne Bender and Susan Ovington, left to go shopping and never came home. The girls' bodies were ...



2017 Fourth Of July Fireworks Across Chicago Area  CBS Chicago

Here is a list of fireworks shows around Chicago, celebrating the Fourth Of July. Much of this information comes courtesy of Fireworks in Illinois. Antioch



Muslim Ban Protests Create New Allies at Chicago, Morton Grove Rallies  Patch.com

'We Are All Muslims,' Say Chicago-Area Marchers - Niles-Morton Grove, IL - Hundreds march through Morton Grove, hundreds more return to O'Hare to oppose ...



Writer James Sherman on 'Beau Jest'  Evanston Now

Skokie Theatre's current production of “Beau Jest” marks a return of the show to playwright James Sherman's home town. And it coincides with a new chapter in ...



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.



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 ...



Kontos, Tazawa reportedly sign with Cubs | Chicago Cubs  MLB.com

CHICAGO -- The Cubs continue to work on stockpiling experienced depth behind their big league pitching staff.According to a report by Bruce Levine of 670 The ...



Fourth of July 2017 fireworks displays in Chicago area — see the full list  WGN-TV

CHICAGO — Don't forget to book plans to see fireworks this Fourth of July! Check out the detailed listing below for fireworks displays across the Chicago area.



Dist. 95 hires new superintendent from Dist. 203  Chicago Daily Herald

Kaine Osburn will leave a large Naperville school system to become Lake Zurich Unit District 95's new superintendent in the next academic year. District 95 ...



Cubs Memories: Hitchhiking to the Game and Throwing Out the 1st Pitch at Wrigley Field  Patch.com

Last year, Patch asked Cubs fans for their favorite memories. As the North Siders make it to the World Series for the first time since 1945, we've again called on ...



Jays' starter Ryan Borucki's hard work pays off as he rises above 'dark place'  Toronto Sun

HOUSTON — Ryan Borucki has been described as a can't miss prospect, which is interesting because when he was a senior in high school, if he turned ...



Terry Cosgrove helped get HB 40 passed in Illinois  Crain's Chicago Business

Terry Cosgrove, CEO of an advocacy group focused on women's reproductive rights, fought for Illinois HB 40, which guarantees Medicaid funding for abortions ...



How District 95's next superintendent was selected  Chicago Daily Herald

Lake Zurich Unit District 95's board president says it was no easy chore for Kaine Osburn to be hired as the next superintendent.



Chicago 4th Of July 2017 Fireworks: Where To Watch Tonight  Patch.com

4th Of July 2017 Chicagoland Fireworks Roundup - Plainfield, IL - A regional roundup of the best places to celebrate Independence Day in Chicago and the ...



Fireworks Displays Planned Throughout North Shore on 4th of July: Round-Up  Patch.com

Evanston, IL - Find out when and where fireworks are planned in neighboring towns.



Your Guide to Fourth of July Fireworks, Festivities in the Chicago Suburbs  Patch.com

Libertyville, IL - Here's your guide to 2016 Independence Day firework displays close to home and all around the Chicago area.



4th of July Chicago Fireworks: Where to Watch Tonight Near You  Patch.com

Chicago, IL - A guide to July 4 shows in the Chicago area. | PLUS: What 4th of July looks like from a plane • Tips to keep your pup safe • Bozo on the 4th.



4th of July 2016: Fireworks Near Oak Lawn  Patch.com

Oak Lawn, IL - Find Independence Day firework displays around Oak Lawn and beyond.



4th of July 2016: Fireworks Near La Grange  Patch.com

La Grange, IL - Find Independence Day firework displays around La Grange and beyond.



Full list of Chicago area Fourth of July 2016 fireworks displays  WGN-TV

CHICAGO — Trying to make plans for the Fourth of July? Check out our interactive map or the detailed listing below for fireworks displays across the Chicago ...



2014 Fourth Of July Fireworks Around Chicago  CBS Local

Here is a list of fireworks shows around Chicago for the Fourth Of July. Antioch Date: July 4, 2014 at Dusk Where: Williams Park 874 Main St in Antioch, Illinois ...



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