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March 7, 2018 by Roosevelt Martin (Register to contact)

An Interview with Roosevelt Martin the Assistant Dean of the College of Business at Chicago State University

Death Notice

January 6, 2018 by James Novello (Register to contact)

James B. Novello, age 79, of Des Plaines, Mount Prospect, and Vero Beach, Florida, died Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at home with his family. Beloved husband and best friend of Louise (nee Schuler). Loving father of Michael (Claire). Cherished grandfather of Danielle (Matt) Bentz and James G. Novello and great-grandfather of Juliette Marie Bentz.

Dear son of the late August, Sr. and Frances (nee McManmon).
Fond brother of Thomas (Carol) Novello, Frances (the late Thomas) Aiello and the late Salvatore (the late Mary), August, Jr. (the late Georgia) and Rosemary (the late Donald) Campbell. Fond uncle to many nieces and nephews.

Graduated from St. Viator Grammar School. Member of St. Zachary Catholic Church in Des Plaines for over 50 years; on the Parish Council and taught adult RCIA. Longtime employee at Victor-Comptometer Corp. Business manager at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Wadsworth. Jim loved sports, travel, Schurz luncheons with buddies, winters in Florida and a lifelong fan of the Blackhawks and Cubs.

Visitation was at Cooney Funeral Home, 625 Busse Highway, Park Ridge. Funeral was at St. Zachary Church in Des Plaines. Internment All Saints Cemetery.

Obituary

December 9, 2017 by Joseph B Bidwell (Register to contact)

Joseph Bidwell, class of 1938, passed away July 3, 2017 in Tucson, AZ. He attended Brown University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering in 1942. Joe served 18 months as a researcher at the Naval Research Lab, Washington, DC. during WWII. He was employed at General Motors Research retiring as Executive Director in 1981. Joe was a private pilot and enjoyed shooting. He is survived by 3 children.

Lane Technical High School News From Around The Web

Statewide test results: low-income students score 1.9 points lower at Lane Technical High School  Chicago City Wire

At Lane Technical High School, a 1.9-point achievement gap persisted between low-income and non-low-income students in 2018.



At Lane Technical, 94 percent of students graduate high school; 90 percent go to college  Chicago City Wire

About 97 percent of ninth graders in 2018 were on track to graduate at a school where the four-year graduation rate was 94 percent that year, according to the ...



Chicago Public Schools enrollment by school for 2018-19  Chicago Tribune

Look up how enrollment at each Chicago public school has changed from 2017-18 to 2018-19.



Payton College Prep tops 2018 list of Illinois’ best high schools: U.S. News  Chicago Sun-Times

All but two of Illinois' top 10 high schools for this year are in Chicago, according to U.S. News & World Report's annual list.



Statewide test results: 61 percent of Kenwood failed English language arts  Chicago City Wire

About 39 percent of Kenwood Academy High School students passed annual English language arts assessments in 2018 and 61 percent of students failed.



The Young Women Who Taught Lane Tech a Lesson  American Civil Liberties Union News and Information

This week, as part of Women's History Month, ACLU staff across the country will participate in a blog series about Title IX highlighting some of the core areas of ...



13 Illinois High Schools Named Among Best in Country, According to US News & World Report  NBC Chicago

More than a dozen Illinois high schools have been named among some of the best in the nation, according to the latest ranking released by U.S. News & World ...



How schools and classrooms have changed  INSIDER

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Report: 14 percent of 2018 Jones College Prep High School graduates in Illinois community colleges had to take remedial classes  Chicago City Wire

In a year when 95 percent of Jones College Prep High School seniors graduated on time, 14 percent of those who attended Illinois community colleges had to ...



Northside College Prep named top public high school in state  Chicago Sun-Times

Seven Chicago public high schools were ranked among the top 10 in Illinois for 2017 by U.S. News & World Report, with Northside College Prep named No.



Chicago's Very Own WGN-TV Marks World Blood Donor Day By Hosting LifeSource Blood Drive June 14  Chicago Daily Herald

On Thursday, June 14, countries across the globe will celebrate World Blood Donor Day, with blood drives and other activities promoting the importance of blood ...



Edmond Martin “Ed” Keim  Coos Bay World

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Ed Kirk, who helped build an aquatic dynasty at DuSable High School, dead at 87  Chicago Sun-Times

Swimming for DuSable High School in 1950, Ed Kirk is believed to be the first African-American statewide swim champ in Illinois. He has died at 87.



66 - CPS holds annual 'Queer Prom' - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive  Windy City Times

Windy City Times News Archive - CPS holds annual 'Queer Prom' On May 11, the Chicago Public Schools ( CPS ) held Candyland 2018, its seventh annual ...



The Best Public Schools in Chicago  Chicagomag.com

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Harry Henriksen  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Harry Charles Henriksen 86, of Mahomet, passed away July 1, 2018, the result of injuries related to a fall in Chicago.



Best Illinois High Schools 2017: U.S. News and World Report  Patch.com

Best Illinois High Schools In 2017 - Chicago, IL - U.S. News and World Report's 2017 "best high schools" is out and 105 Illinois schools made the cut. Did your ...



Report: 71 percent of 2018 Hope College Prep High School graduates in Illinois community colleges had to take remedial classes  Chicago City Wire

In a year when 75 percent of Hope College Prep High School seniors graduated on time, 71 percent of those who attended Illinois community colleges had to ...



Report: 69 percent of 2015 Steinmetz College Prep High School graduates in Illinois community colleges had to take remedial classes  Chicago City Wire

In a year when 92 percent of Steinmetz College Prep High School seniors graduated on time, 69 percent of those who attended Illinois community colleges had ...



Report: 71 percent of 2018 Urban Prep Charter Academy Englewood High School graduates in Illinois community colleges had to take remedial classes  Chicago City Wire

In a year when 82 percent of Urban Prep Charter Academy Englewood High School seniors graduated on time, 71 percent of those who attended Illinois ...



Statewide test results: 90 percent of Roosevelt students failed math  Chicago City Wire

About 10 percent of Roosevelt High School students passed annual math assessments in 2018 and 90 percent of students failed.



Statewide test results: 59 percent of Morgan Park failed English language arts  Chicago City Wire

About 41 percent of Morgan Park High School students passed annual English language arts assessments in 2018 and 59 percent of students failed.



Cook County Board 6th District Democratic candidate: Donna Miller  Chicago Sun-Times

Donna Miller is running uncontested for the Cook County Board, 6th district. Read her responses to a Sun-Times' editorial board questionnaire.



'He was Mr. Deerfield': Bernie Forrest, who spent 32 years as mayor, dies at 89  Chicago Tribune

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St. Augustine College Welcomes New President  Lawndale News

St. Augustine College welcomed Dr. Reyes González as President. Dr. González has over two decades of experience in higher education and education ...



Statewide test results: 88 percent of Roosevelt failed English language arts  Chicago City Wire

About 12 percent of Roosevelt High School students passed annual English language arts assessments in 2018 and 88 percent of students failed.



Family remembers skier who died at Breckenridge Ski Resort on Jan. 7  Aspen Times

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Chicago high schools snatch top 5 rankings in Illinois  WGN-TV

CHICAGO -- Chicago has the top five schools in this year's U.S. News and World Report ranking of the best high schools in Illinois. Here they are: Northside ...



Report: 78 percent of 2018 Hubbard High School graduates in Illinois community colleges had to take remedial classes  Chicago City Wire

In a year when 91 percent of Hubbard High School seniors graduated on time, 78 percent of those who attended Illinois community colleges had to enroll in ...



25 Best Illinois High Schools: U.S. News Rankings 2016  Patch.com

Chicago, IL - Where does your school rank in the 2016 U.S. News and World Report list released this week?



Statewide test results: 72 percent of Greenview Jr/Sr students failed math  Sangamon Sun

About 28 percent of Greenview Jr/Sr High School students passed annual math assessments in 2018 and nearly three quarters of students failed.



6 CPS high schools rank among top 10 in Illinois  WGN-TV

CHICAGO -- U.S. News and World Report ranks six Chicago public high schools among the best in the state. Among the top 10 in Illinois, Northside College ...



These Photos Show The Strength Of Students As They Protest Gun Violence  HuffPost

Thousands of students across the country staged a walkout Wednesday to honor the 17 students killed last month at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in ...



Report: 47 percent of 2018 Von Steuben Metro Science High School graduates in Illinois community colleges had to take remedial classes  Chicago City Wire

In a year when 93 percent of Von Steuben Metro Science High School seniors graduated on time, 47 percent of those who attended Illinois community colleges ...



Report: 85 percent of 2018 Marshall Metropolitan High School graduates in Illinois community colleges had to take remedial classes  Chicago City Wire

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The Innovators  Chicagomag.com

When former principal Sandra Carlson adopted Teach to One: Math, an individualized math-education program, at Gray four years ago, the transition was ...



Report: 48 percent of 2018 Phoenix Military Academy High School graduates in Illinois community colleges had to take remedial classes  Chicago City Wire

In a year when 100 percent of Phoenix Military Academy High School seniors graduated on time, 48 percent of those who attended Illinois community colleges ...



Three families tell us why they ditched CPS  Chicago Reader

Why is the Chicago public school enrollment overwhelmingly low-income? Because when push comes to shove, the city's middle-class parents often shove off ...



Maine East ranks 37th in state on new 'Best Schools' list  Chicago Tribune

Maine East High School has a spot among Illinois's top public schools in U.S. News and World Report's latest ranking of "Best High Schools" in the nation.



Northside College Prep Ranked Among Nations Top 20 Best High Schools  Patch.com

Lincoln Square, IL - Walter Payton, Jones, Whitney Young, Lane Tech and Lincoln Park also ranked best in state by U.S. News and World Report.



Statewide test results: 65 percent of Hamilton Jr/Sr students failed math  West Central Reporter

About 35 percent of Hamilton Jr/Sr High School students passed annual math assessments in 2018 and 65 percent of students failed.



Report: Best Chicago Area Schools, Ranked  NBC Chicago

Chicago magazine has released its list of top high schools in Chicago and its suburbs--and this year the publication used a new combined method to determine ...



10 of the Top High Schools in Illinois  Huffington Post

Illinois high school students will be heading back to class after their winter breaks very soon. According to City Described, students at 20 Illinois high schools will ...



Metro-east high schools fail to make top national rankings  Belleville News-Democrat

Not one metro-east high school made U.S. News & World Report's list of top ranked high schools in Illinois — but that isn't a fair reflection of local schools' quality ...



Statewide test results: white students score 9.8 points higher at Ogden Int High School  Chicago City Wire

At Ogden Int High School, a 9.8-point achievement gap persisted between white and hispanic students in 2018.



Chicago schools among best in Illinois according to demographics  DigitalJournal.com

Chicago came out on top in Illinois school standings. U.S. News ranked five Chicago high schools in the top 10 Illinois high schools. This is an important factor ...



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Illinois had 16 high schools make it into the top 500 high schools list (all in northern Illinois). Northside College Preparatory High School was the onl...



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Strategist in Washington campaign, Obama neighbor, dies at 77  Chicago Tribune

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Statewide test results: white students score 7.3 points higher at West Ridge Elementary School  Chicago City Wire

At West Ridge Elementary School, a 7.3-point achievement gap persisted between white and hispanic students in 2018.



Statewide test results: white students score 22.7 points higher at Wildwood Elementary School  Chicago City Wire

At Wildwood Elementary School, a 22.7-point achievement gap persisted between white and hispanic students in 2018.



Statewide test results: white students score 16.8 points higher at Darwin Elementary School  Chicago City Wire

At Darwin Elementary School, a 16.8-point achievement gap persisted between white and hispanic students in 2018.



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Statewide test results: white students score 8.7 points higher at Columbus Elementary School  Chicago City Wire

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Thousands of Illinois students skipped standardized test last year  Chicago Tribune

Tens of thousands of Illinois students — the most in recent history — sat out the state's standardized exams during the last school year as resistance to testing ...



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, ...



Statewide test results: male students score 5 points higher at Disney II Elementary School  Chicago City Wire

At Disney II Elementary School, a 5-point achievement gap persisted between male and female students in 2018.



Jacobs High School Ranked Among the Best High Schools in State  Patch.com

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Statewide test results: male students score 1.4 points lower at James R. Doolittle Academy  Chicago City Wire

At James R. Doolittle Academy, a 1.4-point achievement gap persisted between male and female students in 2018.



These Scenes from the National School Walkout Are Reason To Be Hopeful  Esquire

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Richard Triptow, pro basketball player and college coach, dies  Chicago Tribune

Richard Triptow won a national basketball championship with an early Chicago pro team and later coached at Lake Forest College.



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Tough Questions on Changing Teacher Evaluations  New York Times

Chicago Public Schools teachers will soon be evaluated based partly on how well their students are doing academically. Many fear they will face dismissal if the ...



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Steve Cooper is a band leader from La Grange Park who will play at The Corral in Western Springs.



Happy holidays: NIU Libraries acquires papers of Chicago-born sci-fi writer Fred Saberhagen  NIU Today

Northern Illinois University Libraries has received an early Christmas gift. The Department of Rare Books and Special Collections has acquired the first ...



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Lake View Student Gave Mayor His Computer Coding Business Card Like a Boss  DNAinfo

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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 ...



Cubs All-Star Phil Cavarretta Dies At 94  Bleed Cubbie Blue

Phil Cavarretta, who came directly from the campus of Lane Technical High School less than two miles from Wrigley Field to the major leagues, has died at the ...



136 - Legendary Chicago businessman, activist Chuck Renslow dies - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive  Windy City Times

Windy City Times News Archive - Legendary Chicago businessman, activist Chuck Renslow dies Chuck Renslow, 87, a longtime pillar of the LGBTQ community ...



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Jan. 6, 2011 DePaul basketball alum Fred Knez played during one of the most prolific periods of Blue Demon history from 1935-37. Now living in Arizona with ...



Georgia Southern Swimming And Diving Adds Eight To Class Of 2019  SwimSwam

Georgia Southern Swimming and Diving Head Coach Nate Kellogg announced the signing of eight student-athletes in the regular signing period.



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For pro baseball players in 1945, military *service* and work demands often took priority over the sport.



A look at CTU President Karen Lewis  Crain's Chicago Business

There's a public person, and there's a private person," she says. The private person is a gourmet cook, film student and fluent Italian speaker who recently ...



Battle Intensifies in 43rd Ward  Chicago Tonight | WTTW

First-term Ald. Michele Smith is fighting to keep her Lincoln Park aldermanic seat in a bitter battle with challenger Caroline Vickrey. They go head to head.



A Q&A with Ertharin Cousin, executive director of the World Food Programme  Financial Times

Ertharin Cousin, 59, has been head of the United Nations World Food Programme, the largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger, since 2012. Her previous ...



Telling stories, letter by letter  The Jewish Standard

Sofer Jay Greenspan's work on display at the Tenafly JCC.



NWI BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY HALL OF FAME: Thomas Katsahnias  nwitimes.com

His long-term goal was to lead an interesting life, and his career and achievements show Thomas Katsahnias has achieved that ambition.



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