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Classmate DepartedSeptember 20, 2016 by Louise Settino (Register to contact)
Sadly we grieve the loss of another Willowbrook High school, 1966 Classmate,
Sandi Dexter. (Facebook as Aunt Sandi) She rests in the arms of the Lord in Heaven.
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Dana Tomsons Barton with Aunt Sandi and 7 others.
August 23 at 2:22pm ?
Sadly my Mother lost her battle last night quietly, painlessly and peacefully in her sleep. She was my Mommy and and my best friend. She listened to all of my b...
Willowbrook High School News From Around The Web
Willowbrook High School held its graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 20, 2018, at the school in Villa Park.
DuPage County Leadership Team Honorable Mentions, 2018-2019 Chicago Daily Herald
Honorable mentions for the 2018-2019 Daily Herald DuPage County Leadership Team.
Willowbrook in a rush to win in first home game Chicago Daily Herald
Willowbrook's boys basketball team had a little something extra for the home crowd Tuesday night. The Warriors put on a show in their only game in Villa Park ...
Willowbrook High School to present '9 to 5' Chicago Daily Herald
For anyone who has ever been mistreated at the office, Willowbrook High School Theatre has a show you'll identify with -- "9 to 5 The Musical."
No official cause of death yet for Willowbrook High School student Chicago Daily Herald
Willowbrook High School students have arranged a memorial for a 15-year-old classmate who died after a medical emergency in the school's cafeteria earlier ...
York stays hot, cools off Willowbrook Chicago Daily Herald
York defeated Willowbrook in a nonconference girls basketball game.
Willowbrook HS teacher's aide charged in sex assault of student WLS-TV
A teacher's aide at Willowbrook High School in Villa Park has been arrested and charged with multiple counts of criminal assault of a 16-year-old student at her ...
Elmhurst College President Visits Newly Accepted Students Elmhurst, IL Patch
Elmhurst College Welcomes New Students - Elmhurst, IL - Elmhurst College visited newly accepted students at Willowbrook High School, Round Lake HS, ...
First-year quarterbacks making an impact in DuPage County Chicago Daily Herald
Football: Eyes on Five looks at the impact being made by some of DuPage County's first-year quarterbacks.
Football: Scouting the West Suburban Gold Chicago Daily Herald
By Kevin Schmit. email@example.com. West Suburban Conference Gold Division. Teams: Addison Trail, Downers Grove South, Hinsdale South, Leyden, ...
'Bad guys even respected Jake': Thousands attend funeral service for slain McHenry County Deputy Jacob Keltner Chicago Tribune
Funeral services were held Wednesday in Woodstock for slain McHenry County sheriff's Deputy Jacob Keltner.
Head Wrestling Coach Named At York High School Elmhurst, IL Patch
New Head Wrestling Coach At York - Elmhurst, IL - Metcalf returned to York during 2015-2016 school year as Physical Education/Health/Dr.Ed/Special ...
'Best-kept secret' no more, Villa Park makes top places to live lists Chicago Daily Herald
Villa Park has made two Money magazine lists of best places to live, meaning it might no longer be the "best-kept secret" its leaders say it is.
City-lover Atlas will take her game from Barrington to Hofstra Chicago Daily Herald
Barrington's girl with the big bat is headed to the big city. Leyden Atlas never dreamed she would play her favorite game no more than an hour from New York ...
Baseball: Willowbrook's Pelsor does what he's designated to do Chicago Daily Herald
Baseball: Sam Pelsor's RBI single in the bottom of the seventh inning gave Willowbrook a 5-4 walkoff win over Addison Trail in Thursday's Class 4A Willowbrook ...
Watch: Boy runs a mile to raise funds for McHenry County sheriff's deputy's family Chicago Daily Herald
A visitation and funeral will be held this week for fallen McHenry County sheriff's Deputy Jacob Keltner as colleagues, neighbors and the public at large continue ...
Facial hair fundraiser grows stronger at Willowbrook Suburban Life Publications
VILLA PARK – The beards, goatees and mustaches sported by Willowbrook High School faculty will be removed today, but the fundraising efforts will continue ...
Images: Willowbrook vs. Addison Trail, football Chicago Daily Herald
The Willowbrook Warriors hosted the Addison Trail Blazers for football on Friday in Villa Park.
100 years: Star athletes place Willowbrook in record books Suburban Life Publications
VILLA PARK – Willowbrook High School boasts a rich history of standout athletes, including many who went on to professional careers, since the school opened ...
Willowbrook memorializes slain freshman Chicago Daily Herald
Sixteen-year-old Darnell Holt's favorite color was red. And on Wednesday the halls and classrooms at Willowbrook High School in Villa Park were awash in a ...
Villa Park teen remembered for humor, love Suburban Life Publications
VILLA PARK – Willowbrook High School students gathered around a pair of newly planted trees in Willowbrook Park along with the family of Emilio Perez on a ...
Willowbrook principal named Golden Apple nominee Chicago Daily Herald
For his efforts to create a positive learning environment for his students and a positive workplace for his faculty and staff, Willowbrook High School Principal ...
East St. Louis impressive in all phases of victory at Willowbrook STLtoday.com
VILLA PARK, ILL. • The Flyers are so close to their ultimate goal, head coach Darren Sunkett could put a number on it.
Honorable mentions: DuPage County Academic Team, 2017-2018 Chicago Daily Herald
2017-2018 DuPage County Academic Team honorable mentions.
Loyola Sprints Away In Second Half, Drops Fremd To 20-4 Journal & Topics Newspapers Online
Loyola Academy's constantly improving basketball player Julia Martinez entered herself in the top 10 in IHSA state history for career assists after dishing out.
Police still probing Villa Park teen's hit-and-run death Chicago Daily Herald
State police are continuing to search for a hit-and-run driver who struck and killed a Villa Park teen Saturday near Joslin, Ill. Authorities say 17-year-old Emilio A.
Willowbrook responds, beats Streamwood Chicago Daily Herald
Willowbrook defeated Streamwood in a nonconference girls volleyball match.
2015-2016 DuPage County Academic Team Chicago Daily Herald
"He is always searching for answers, asking for clarification and striving for self-improvement." Written about one student named to the 2015-16 DuPage County ...
Willowbrook ends DeKalb's season DeKalb Daily Chronicle
VILLA PARK – Willowbrook made a name for itself this season with a potent offense, averaging almost 41 points per game.
Honorable mentions: DuPage County Leadership Team, 2017-2018 Chicago Daily Herald
Honorable mentions for the Daily Herald's DuPage County Leadership Team for 2017-2018.
Addison Trail, Willowbrook dedicate renovations Chicago Daily Herald
The paint is dry, new floors are scrubbed and, after two years of construction, the dedication the just-renovated Addison Trail and Willowbrook high schools ...
Willowbrook Key Club partners with Jackson Middle School for food drive Suburban Life Publications
Recently, students in the Key Club at Willowbrook High School in Villa Park hosted a food drive with cooperation from staff and students at Jackson Middle ...
Willowbrook 5K memorializes Lauren Kiefer Chicago Daily Herald
When Janice Kiefer chose to plan an event to honor her daughter, Lauren, who was murdered in 2006, she knew it had to be something active and focused on ...
Images: Willowbrook vs. Addison Trail, boys basketball Chicago Daily Herald
Willowbrook hosted Addison Trail in boys basketball on December 8, 2017 at home in Villa Park.
Willowbrook High School celebrates homecoming Suburban Life Publications
VILLA PARK – Willowbrook High School celebrated this year's homecoming with a week's worth of events.
Willowbrook puts up a fight in quarterfinal loss Chicago Daily Herald
East St. Louis piled on the points in Saturday's 60-27 Class 7A quarterfinal football victory over Willowbrook in Villa Park.
Tournament Named After Coach Kipp Journal & Topics Newspapers Online
The Chicagoland Girls Prep Classic was officially renamed the Derril Kipp Games for the annual upcoming girls basketball tournament at Willowbrook. Kipp was.
Willowbrook to hold memorial for slain freshman, family Chicago Daily Herald
Ever since Darnell Holt was killed earlier this month, students and staff at Willowbrook High School in Villa Park have honored the outgoing freshman with ...
Honorable mentions: DuPage County Academic Team, 2016-2017 Chicago Daily Herald
Glenbard East High School. Hometown: Lombard. Parents: Lalit & Suparna Aggarwal. Sponsor: Jim Greener, counselor. GPA: 5.6735 on a weighted 5.0 scale.
100 years: Century-old Ardmore keeps games alive Suburban Life Publications
VILLA PARK – There is something charming about history, believes Michele Cummins, principal at Ardmore Elementary School in Villa Park.
Election 2018 candidate: Steve Nero, DuPage County Board District 2 Suburban Life Publications
Age. 33. Town of residence. Westmont, Born & Raised in Villa Park, Lifelong DuPage County Resident. Current occupation and employer ...
Images: Montini vs. Bollingbrook at Willowbrook High School girls basketball Chicago Daily Herald
Montini vs. Bolingbrook at Willowbrook High School Monday, Jan 20 for girls basketball.
Willowbrook High School, church tribute honors slain family Chicago Daily Herald
A dazzling smile. Statuesque beauty. Sterling fashion sense. A great sense of humor. Those were among the traits recalled during Sunday's special memorial ...
Willowbrook principal signs for three more years Chicago Daily Herald
Dan Krause will be at the helm of Willowbrook High School in Villa Park for another three years after the DuPage High School District 88 board voted ...
Honorable mentions: DuPage County Leadership Team, 2016-2017 Chicago Daily Herald
DuPage County Leadership Team honorable mentions, 2016-2017.
100 years: Timeline shows Villa Park through the decades Suburban Life Publications
1849: Galena & Chicago Union Railroad begins *service*.
'New day in Villa Park' for new Mayor Bullwinkel Chicago Daily Herald
Villa Park's new Village President Deborah Bullwinkel leads a busy life balancing varied interests in traveling, running her own business and making Villa Park a ...
Willowbrook's first female resource officer relates to students Suburban Life Publications
VILLA PARK – In a closed community like Willowbrook High School, gossip spreads quickly. One of the stories currently circulating the school is that the new ...
Oak Brook neighborhood wants to switch schools Chicago Daily Herald
Residents of an Oak Brook subdivision prevailed in their petition to pull out of Salt Creek Elementary District 48 and DuPage High School District 88 so the ...
Willowbrook principal, 8 area teachers finalists for Golden Apple Award Chicago Daily Herald
Willowbrook High School Principal Daniel Krause is among four finalists in the running for the 2016 Golden Apple Stanley C. Golder Leadership Award.
Valle: Thank you to 2017 holiday season supporters Suburban Life Publications
On behalf of everyone who benefits from our York Township Food Pantry and General Assistance Holiday Programs, I would like to express my gratitude to the ...
Villa Park siblings high step toward dancing careers Suburban Life Publications
VILLA PARK – Following a brief discussion in the middle of an empty studio at DeForest Dance Academy in Elmhurst, siblings Lilly and Anthony Clampit launch ...
Images: See some of the best pictures by Daily Herald photographers from this past weekend Chicago Daily Herald
Daily Herald is suburban Chicago's largest daily newspaper. Daily Herald provides a local perspective with local *content* such as the northwest suburbs most ...
Images: An Hour in Villa Park Chicago Daily Herald
We spent one hour -- no more, no less -- roaming around Villa Park photographing things that caught our eye. The obvious and the obscure, big stuff and small.
Christ Church of Oak Brook wants to put down roots in other communities Chicago Tribune
Christ Church of Oak Brook wants to expand not just on its own site, but beyond its Oak Brook base to nearby communities. Church officials acknowledge its ...
'We have to come out swinging' as Taste of Lombard headliner Suburban Life Publications
LOMBARD – For Dan Castady, lead singer and guitarist of the pop-punk band The Fold, playing the Taste of Lombard festival has become a staple the band ...
Addison Trail principal named D 88 superintendent Chicago Daily Herald
Officials in DuPage High School District 88 named Scott Helton, principal of Addison Trail High School, as the new superintendent. He will start training for the ...
Longtime suburban Chevrolet dealer dies Chicago Daily Herald
William R. "Bill" Stasek, 70, the longtime owner of Bill Stasek Chevrolet in Wheeling, died this week. He grew up in Villa Park and was a resident of Inverness.
Addison Trail names new principal Chicago Daily Herald
Students at Addison Trail High School will recognize their new principal in the 2012-13 school year as a familiar face. This week, officials named Assistant ...
Track and field: Cary-Grove coach Anderson honored for his inspiring tenure Chicago Daily Herald
Longtime Cary-Grove girls cross-country and track and field coach Mark Anderson learned a valuable lesson at a clinic he once attended. "You learn to coach ...
Villa Park teen memorialized with tree-planting ceremony Chicago Daily Herald
A Villa Park teen killed in a hit-and-run crash earlier this year will be remembered Saturday with a tree-planting ceremony near the school where he would have ...
Electric car's appearance surprises Villa Park students Chicago Daily Herald
It wasn't the electric battery, onboard gas generator or "plug" of the Chevy Volt that surprised students in an autos class at Willowbrook High School when the ...
Evangel Christian Eagles at East St. Louis Flyers STLtoday.com
When: 7 p.m. Saturday. Records: Evangel 0-0; East St. Louis 1-0. Last week: East St. Louis 40, Providence Catholic 28. Rankings: Evangel, No. 2 Louisiana ...
Illinois Basketball offers scholarship to 2017 guard Alonzo Verge Jr. The Champaign Room
Per Big State Hoops' Derek Piper, Illinois Basketball has offered a scholarship to 2017 guard Alonzo Verge Jr. Verge burst on to the scene this past season at ...
Memorial Day rededication set for Cortesi Veterans Park Suburban Life Publications
VILLA PARK. A grand reopening and ribbon-cutting ceremony for Cortesi Veterans Memorial Park will begin at 11 a.m. on Memorial Day, May 30. As part of the ...
Boys gymnastics: Sousa marches to tie for first place in state all-around Chicago Daily Herald
Willowbrook senior Adam Sousa tied for first place in the all-around and Glenbard West placed second in the team standings at the boys gymnastics state meet.
'Absolutely tragic': Missing teen's body recovered in Des Plaines River Chicago Tribune
The Cook County sheriff's office announced today that the body of 16-year-old Cameron Sanders has been recovered from the Des Plaines River. He had been ...
Honorable mentions: DuPage County Leadership Team. 2015-2016 Chicago Daily Herald
2015-2016 Daily Herald DuPage County Leadership Team honorable mentions.
Images: Willowbrook vs. Glenbrook North playoff football Chicago Daily Herald
Willowbrook hosted Glenbrook North for the second round of 7A playoff football in Villa Park.
D99 Names New Leaders at Downers Grove North High School Patch.com
Downers Grove, IL - Three new administrators have been hired at Downers Grove North High School for the start of the 2016-17 school year.
Suburban Woman Found Dead in Jail Had Previous Encounters With Police NBC Chicago
Sandra Bland – who was vocal on the issue of police encounters with African Americans in the months leading up to her death in a jail cell in Texas – had at ...
Community, family helping Villa Park teacher on road to recovery Chicago Daily Herald
A popular Villa Park elementary school teacher faces a tumultuous recovery from a blood clot in her brain that could take years. Friends and family have begun ...
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.
Plain White T's happy to return to roots Chicago Tribune
Band says new album, new label means chance to return to roots.
High schools: Fontanetta saying farewell to D211, hello to New Trier Chicago Daily Herald
For the past eight years, Augie Fontanetta has worked in District 211. Now he is returning to the school in which he held his first full-time job. On July 1 ...
SAT scores in Illinois: explore the data Chicago Tribune
Unlike most of Illinois schools, Hersey High School in Arlington Heights scored an average 1202.3 on the SAT, one of only 14 high schools in the state that on ...
Images: Willowbrook vs. Hinsdale South, boys basketball Chicago Daily Herald
Willowbrook hosted Hinsdale South for boys basketball action on Friday.
Kurt VanHorn named Heats varsity girls basketball coach Monmouth Daily Review Atlas
He is not related to Keith VanHorn, the retired NBA player who stood at 6-foot-10 and 240 pounds. But locally, you'll be hearing more about 6-foot-1 Kurt ...
Services set for Villa Park bar owner Paul Mahoney who died Sunday Suburban Life Publications
VILLA PARK – Skydiving, scuba diving and Harley riding are just a few of the adventurous hobbies Paul Mahoney loved.
Willowbrook qualifies for Science Olympiad state tourney Suburban Life Publications
VILLA PARK – The Willowbrook High School Science Olympiad team qualified for the state tournament April 12 at the University of Illinois in ...
Upset-minded Willowbrook is next test for undefeated East St. Louis Belleville News-Democrat
The East St. Louis Flyers take to the road for the first time in the '16 Class 7A playoffs on Saturday when they visit suburban Villa Park to take on the Willowbrook ...
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 ...
DuPage County All-Area baseball team Chicago Daily Herald
Zach Aehlert, Lake Park. From the moment he moved up to varsity for the playoffs last year as a sophomore, Aehlert established himself as a cornerstone player ...
Images: Turtles and high school students were released in The Week in Pictures Chicago Daily Herald
Daily Herald is suburban Chicago's largest daily newspaper. Daily Herald provides a local perspective with local *content* such as the northwest suburbs most ...
Family recalls victims of murder-arson near Villa Park Chicago Daily Herald
Ursula Nailor and her two sons were just about to move down to Alabama. Her mother Doris Wallace says was coming to live with her after growing tired of the ...
Domin remembers glory days at Notre Dame | Articles | News Riverside Brookfield Landmark
Tom Domin has something on his right hand that very few, if any, high school athletic directors have. He wears a college football national championship ring.
Addison Trail, Willowbrook students study physics aboard cardboard boats Suburban Life Publications
Addison Trail and Willowbrook high school physics students participated in a Cardboard Regatta on May 18.
2014-2015 DuPage County Academic Team Chicago Daily Herald
Earlier this year, 25 high schools around DuPage County nominated their best students for the Daily Herald's Academic Team. The result is a list of 48 nominees ...
Addison Trail, Willowbrook kick off new school year with bus ride-alongs Suburban Life Publications
DuPage High School District 88 and its schools ushered in the new school year with special bus rides for students.
Villa Park man, mother killed in Arkansas Chicago Daily Herald
Naperville resident Ben Javra spent Christmas still wondering what he did to deserve such a great mother and brother, both of whom were taken from him as ...
Scouting DuPage County baseball Chicago Daily Herald
Scouting the 2018 prep baseball season in DuPage County.
Rocker Darren Vorel taps his other creative side for visual art show Chicago Daily Herald
Music and visual art can go hand in hand, as Villa Park rocker Darren Vorel shows with his weekend fine art show "Art Will Fix You."
Only female candidate for Park Ridge school board removed from ballot Chicago Tribune
The only woman running for a seat on the Park Ridge-Niles School District 64 Board of Education this spring has been removed from the ballot.
Sister: Missing teen jumping off bridge 'doesn't make sense at all' Chicago Tribune
The sister of a 16-year-old Villa Park boy who went missing after he jumped off Rainbow Bridge into the Des Plaines River in Melrose Park last weekend said ...
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 ...
Images: Willowbrook vs. Leyden, boys basketball Chicago Daily Herald
Willowbrook played Leyden for boys basketball action on Friday in Villa Park.
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, ...
Man linked to 4 deaths in suspicious fire found dead of apparent suicide Chicago Tribune
A man fatally shot his girlfriend, her two sons and niece as they slept in their beds early this morning, then set their Villa Park home on fire before driving to his ...
Heroin: The human toll Chicago Tribune
Johnny Dudek had piercing blue eyes, swooping bangs and a perfect grin — thanks to the braces that came off not long ago. Soon to turn 16, he was excited ...
Elmhurst College summer program sparks student interest in STEM Suburban Life Publications
ELMHURST – Local high school students Hansel Lopez, 18, and Rachael Harrison, 17, have attended Elmhurst College's Summer Academy in Math and ...
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