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Class of 72 Reunion Meeting

April 16, 2012 by Linda Rizza Rizza Lullo (Register to contact)


Class of 72 Reunion Meeting

April 16, 2012 by Linda Rizza Rizza Lullo (Register to contact)

Calling all Class of 72 classmates. We will be having our first "40th Reunion" planning meeting on Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at the Galleria at 130 W Lake St., Addison (east of Jewel) in the Green Meadow Shopping Center.
Please join us.

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Falls, match go Addison Trail's way  Chicago Daily Herald

Addison Trail defeated Willowbrook in a West Suburban Conference Gold Division wrestling dual match.

Images: Addison Trail High School graduation  Chicago Daily Herald

Addison Trail High School held its graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 20, 2018, at the school in Addison.

Boys soccer: Addison Trail blanks Hoffman Estates  Chicago Daily Herald

Addison Trail defeated Hoffman Estates 1-0 in regional boys soccer action Wednesday.

Conant beats Addison Trail in final minute  Chicago Daily Herald

Conant defeated Addison Trail in a nonconference football game.

Mehmeti the sparkplug for Addison Trail  Chicago Daily Herald

Addison Trail senior Adem Mehmeti had a message for his teammates before Wednesday night's boys basketball game with Lane Tech. "At Thanksgiving at the ...

Tickets still available for Addison mayor's charity event  Chicago Daily Herald

Tickets are still available for the 28th annual Addison Mayor's Community Charity Ball.

Scouting this weekend's DuPage County football games  Chicago Daily Herald

By David Oberhelman and Kevin Schmit. Fenton (4-3, 2-1) at St. Edward (3-4, 3-0). Metro Suburban ...

Olympian to speak at Addison student honors banquet  Chicago Daily Herald

ADDISON — The Addison Chamber of Commerce & Industry will welcome 2018 Olympiad Alexa Scimeca Knierim as the keynote speaker at the annual Student ...

Boys track notes: Kelsay leaving Addison Trail in good shape  Chicago Daily Herald

Bruce Kelsay has been a school psychologist at Addison Trail for 31 years, the past 18 also leading the Blazers' boys track program. It's like two sides of the ...

Honorable mentions: DuPage County Academic Team, 2017-2018  Chicago Daily Herald

2017-2018 DuPage County Academic Team honorable mentions.

Caliendo leads Batavia to 2nd at own invite  Chicago Daily Herald

Marian Central Catholic may have won the team title at Batavia Saturday evening, but hometown hero Mikey Caliendo won the hearts of the Bulldogs faithful ...

Man Who Prompted Addison School Lockdown Dies  NBC Chicago

A man involved in a hit-and-run crash prompted the brief lockdown of a west suburban high school Monday evening after he exchanged gunfire with officers, ...

Will schools around Illinois vote to revamp football playoff system?  Chicago Daily Herald

In April the IHSA Football Advisory Committee unveiled a proposal that introduces districts as a way to eliminate conference shuffling and make it easier for ...

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.

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.

Meaningful moments from the first round of the playoffs  Chicago Daily Herald

Football: Before looking ahead, this week's Eyes on Five reflects on a stirring first round of the playoffs in DuPage County.

Fundraiser to support recent Addison Trail grad with leukemia  Suburban Life Publications

ADDISON – A fundraiser will take place next week to support a recent Addison Trail High School graduate who was diagnosed with leukemia a few months ago.

Scouting DuPage County baseball  Chicago Daily Herald

Scouting the 2018 prep baseball season in DuPage County.

Downers Grove South honors alumni during homecoming week  Suburban Life Publications

DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove South High School will celebrate homecoming with a variety of festivities culminating with a parade and football game ...

Addison Trail bids farewell to Class of 2015  Suburban Life Publications

ADDISON – About 500 students graduated during Addison Trail High School's 49th annual commencement ceremony June 7.

Will DeKalb land in the DVC?  Chicago Daily Herald

Football: This week's Eyes on Five looks at even more conference changes making an impact in DuPage County.

Remembering Driscoll's record title run, 10 years later  Chicago Daily Herald

Your Driscoll Catholic Highlanders football team -- 10 years gone.

Boys soccer: York pushes for win at Addison Trail  Chicago Daily Herald

York defeated Addison Trail in a West Suburban Conference crossover boys soccer game.

Addison Trail grad dies of injuries from June accident  Chicago Daily Herald

Dylan Domek, the Addison Trail High School graduate hit by a car on his graduation day in June, died of his injuries Friday, according to the school's principal.

Life of beloved Addison Trail teacher to be celebrated Feb. 9  Suburban Life Publications

ADDISON — Dale Bower taught English, speech, film, theater and “being yourself” for 33 years at Addison Trail High School. Like the best teachers, he taught by ...

Witness recants in Addison Trail student's murder  Chicago Daily Herald

A former Addison teen who implicated her boyfriend in a murder recanted on the witness stand Wednesday, saying she was not with him when he allegedly shot ...

PODCAST: Tailgating with Dave and Kevin  Chicago Daily Herald

PODCAST: Daily Herald prep sports writers Kevin Schmit and Orrin Schwarz are live from the Wheaton Warrenville South MLK tournament with Tigers boys ...

Elmwood Park High School 'the right fit' for new principal Doug Wildes  Chicago Tribune

Doug Wildes is the new principal at Elmwood Park High School.

Addison Trail rises to the challenge  Chicago Daily Herald

After being a varsity libero the past two boys volleyball seasons, Addison Trail senior Zack Vaca was approached by coach Chad Grant about a new position.

Addison Trail High School welcomes new liaison officer  Suburban Life Publications

ADDISON – Addison Police Detective Cristobol "Cris" Soto is the new community liaison police officer for Addison Trail High School.

Addison Trail picks up the pace, overcomes Fenton  Chicago Daily Herald

Addison Trail coach Rob Schader wanted his girls basketball team to play faster. Fenton was the right opponent for that. Forced into an up-tempo game by the ...

Students 'elect' J.B. Pritzker in League of Women Voters mock elections  Suburban Life Publications

Students from 14 DuPage County high schools participated in mock midterm elections the week of Sept. 17, overall "electing" gubernatorial candidate J.B. ...

Addison Trail's annual Sports Spectacular offers something for everyone  Suburban Life Publications

ADDISON – Smiles, music and plenty of cheering filled Addison Trail High School's field house and spilled out into the sunshine for the West Suburban ...

Addison Trail celebrates graduation  Suburban Life Publications

ADDISON – About 500 Addison Trail High School students graduated Sunday.

Parpet brought toughness to Addison Trail  Chicago Daily Herald

Though Paul Parpet regrets never having served in the military like his father, Florian, and his brother, John, from sturdy physique to outdoor-voice confidence ...

Addison Bicentennial Bash celebrates Illinois' 200th birthday  Chicago Daily Herald

It's been a decade since Addison last held a villagewide parade, so perhaps town leaders were just waiting for a special occasion. It came Sunday when ...

Images: Batavia High School graduation  Chicago Daily Herald

Batavia High School held their 2018 graduation ceremony at the NIU Convocation Center in DeKalb Wednesday, May 23.

Addison Trail instructor Judie Vitiritti-Lynch  Fra Noi

At a recent awards banquet, Judie Vitiritti-Lynch was so engaged in talking to her former students that she didn't hear the emcee announce her name.

Illini Legends, Lists and Lore: April 22, 2018  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Forty-seven years ago today—April 22, 1971—Rick Howat became only the second Illini player named as an academic All-American, joining Dave Scholz, who ...

Guilty verdict in fatal shooting of Addison Trail senior  Chicago Daily Herald

A former Chicago man was convicted Thursday of fatally shooting an Addison Trail High School senior in May 2009 a killing prosecutors said was fueled by ...

Addison Trail names new assistant principal  Chicago Daily Herald

When Steve Humphrey announced he would retire as superintendent of DuPage High School District 88 at the end of this school year, it launched a wave of ...

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 High School student ready for the Ivy Leagues — Villa Park news, photos and events  TribLocal

For as long as Ricky Diaz Jr. can remember, he knew he would attend Harvard University. Diaz, a senior at Addison Trail High School, remembers sitting in the ...

Addison Trail alumnus on new season of 'Biggest Loser'  Chicago Daily Herald

Former Addison Trail High School sports star Toma Dobrosavljevic will be a contestant on this season of "The Biggest Loser," the NBC's competitive weight loss ...

Special Olympics athletes get a shopping spree at Yorktown  Chicago Daily Herald

Six Special Olympics athletes took part in a shopping spree at the Finish Line store in Yorktown Center in Lombard.

Images: Wheaton North High School graduation  Chicago Daily Herald

Wheaton North High School held its graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 26, 2018, at the College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn.

Images: Fenton vs. Addison Trail girls basketball  Chicago Daily Herald

Addison Trail played Fenton in regional quarterfinals girls basketball at St. Charles East High School.

Images: Larkin vs. Addison Trail, girls basketball  Chicago Daily Herald

The Larkin High School girls basketball team hosted Addison Trail on Monday, Dec. 12, in Elgin.

Suburban thespians recognized at musical theater awards  Chicago Daily Herald

Jake Mickel of Elgin was one of 24 actors nominated for best actor and best actress as part of Broadway in Chicago's Illinois High School Musical Theatre ...

Addison Trail staff receive Golden Apple awards  Suburban Life Publications

ADDISON – Six Addison Trail High School staff members were recognized with the Golden Apple award in February.

AWF tops Glenbard for Combined Division state title  Chicago Daily Herald

The AWF high school boys hockey team, featuring players from Addison Trail, Willowbrook, Montini and Fenton, topped Glenbard 4-1 in the Combined Division ...

Streamwood breaks out vs. Addison Trail  Chicago Daily Herald

After losing too many close matches, the Streamwood girls soccer players needed an offensive breakout like Monday's 11-1 nonconference win over Addison ...

New Tiger coach finds familiar faces at PHS  Bureau County Republican

PRINCETON — Kevin Howard walked the halls of Princeton High School Wednesday morning and saw some familiar faces and sights. He was greeted by PHS ...

Images: Vernon Hills High School graduation  Chicago Daily Herald

Vernon Hills High School held its graduation ceremony on Thursday, May 24 at the school in Vernon Hills.

Girls volleyball: Addison Trail stuns Glenbard West  Chicago Daily Herald

Keara Schmitt hit four straight kills to give Addison Trail a three-game girls volleyball victory at Glenbard West.

Images: Dundee-Crown High School graduation  Chicago Daily Herald

Dundee-Crown High School held their 2018 graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 19, at the Sears Centre in Hoffman Estates.

Scouting area Class 4A boys basketball sectionals  Chicago Daily Herald

The IHSA Class 3A and 4A boys basketball playoffs begin Monday and DuPage County's competitors figure to be major players in the quest to reach the state ...

Images: West Chicago vs Addison Trail, girls basketball  Chicago Daily Herald

Addison Trail hosted West Chicago in girls basketball Tuesday January 6th in Addison.

Suburban H.S. Thespians To Perform At International Festival

H.S. Thespians To Perform At Thespian Fest - St. Charles, IL - The Illinois High School Theatre Festival's All-State cast and crew will present their production of ...

Images: Addison Trail falls to Hinsdale South, 42-14 in football  Chicago Daily Herald

Hinsdale South hosted and won 42-14 over Addison Trail for football action on Friday, Oct. 2 in Darien.

AT, D-88 administrators take first-day bus ride with students  Suburban Life Publications

ADDISON – Some Addison Trail High School students had special guests on their bus ride home Wednesday from their first day of school: Addison Trail ...

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 ...

DuPage County Leadership Team, 2016-2017  Chicago Daily Herald

The Daily Herald is pleased to introduce the members of its 2016-17 DuPage County Leadership Team. From a Wheaton North High School student who started ...

There Will Be Sparkles; COD Spirit Squad Takes Formation  The Courier

Athletic events and the halls of COD promise the missing element of exuberant green and black uniforms attending them in the near future. The Chaparral's ...

Bad jobs became comedy gold for Addison man  Chicago Daily Herald

Comedian Kyle Kinane, a native of Addison, is considered one of the top young comedians in the country. He's been on numerous TV shows including Comedy ...

Girls track: DuPage County athletes clear first hurdle  Chicago Daily Herald

DuPage County will be well-represented Saturday at the girls state track and field finals in Charleston.

Boys track: Glenbard West wins first sectional in 32 years  Chicago Daily Herald

Speed brings Glenbard West first boys track sectional title since 1986.

Bloomingdale man, Addison native looks to future after winning 'The Biggest Loser'  Suburban Life Publications

Mission accomplished. That's how Toma Dobrosavljevic feels about losing 171 pounds and winning season 16 of NBC's “The Biggest Loser.” “I fulfilled a ...

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.

Retired Addison public works director leaves behind legacy  Suburban Life Publications

ADDISON – It's not the daily grind, but the personal relationships, that Mitch Patterson, former Addison public works director, will miss the most. Patterson, the ...

DuPage County All-Area team  Chicago Daily Herald

Introducing the Daily Herald's football All-Area team for DuPage County.

Broadway In Chicago Announces Nominees For Illinois High School Musical Theatre Awards  Broadway World

Broadway In Chicago has announced the twenty-four students nominated for Best Actor and Best Actress, and nominees for Best Production presented by ...

Addison Trail too tall for Fenton  Chicago Daily Herald

Addison Trail's height was a clear advantage for the home team heading into Tuesday's nonconference boys basketball game against Fenton.

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 ...

Shout Out: Damiano Leone of Romano Brands  Chicago Tribune

Damiano Leone is the owner Romano Brands Inc. in Franklin Park.

Neighborhood spotlight focuses on Foxdale in Addison  Chicago Daily Herald

When Deborah and Robert Spidale moved from the east side of Addison to Foxdale on the west side of town, the new subdivision appealed to them because ...

2015 Miss Addison hopes to help community in new role  Suburban Life Publications

ADDISON – Tracy Ibeling has overcome a lot in her life, but the 20-year-old never thought she'd have the title of Miss Addison. However, at the June 24 pageant, ...

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Windy City Times News Archive - PASSAGES Samantha Hundley Samantha Hundley, nicknamed Cha Chi, who had a brief career playing for the Chicago Force ...

Honorable mentions: DuPage County Leadership Team. 2015-2016  Chicago Daily Herald

2015-2016 Daily Herald DuPage County Leadership Team honorable mentions.

Addison teen follows Olympic volleyball dream  Suburban Life Publications

ADDISON – Addison 14-year-old Caira Williams is anxious for high school, but first she has a volleyball-filled summer that will take her everywhere from Orlando ...

Chicago man held in weekend shooting of Addison teen  Chicago Daily Herald

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Mark Johnson, Villa Park cop and school district president, dies  Chicago Tribune

Mark Johnson was a longtime DARE officer in Villa Park and also was president of a high school district in DuPage County.

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 ...

In hockey's Red Division, everyone's seeing Green  Chicago Daily Herald

New Trier's boys hockey team looks tough to beat and will meet Benet in a Red Division state semifinal, while players from the Glenbard high schools plus ...

Images: Geneva vs. Maine West, girls basketball  Chicago Daily Herald

The Geneva High School girls basketball team faced off against Maine West in the Class 4A Addison Trail supersectional Monday, Feb. 27 in Addison.

Former Miss Addison uses beauty, brains on 'Survivor: Cagayan'  Suburban Life Publications

ADDISON – Addison residents who caught the premiere of the latest season of “Survivor” on Feb. 26 may have recognized former Miss Addison Alexis Maxwell ...

DuPage County Academic Team honorable mentions  Chicago Daily Herald

There were 40 students from around DuPage County named as honorable mentions to the Daily Herald's Academic Team for 2014-2015.

Scouting DuPage County boys basketball  Chicago Daily Herald

A complete look at all 29 DuPage County boys basketball teams.

Girls track: DuPage County competitors set up for success  Chicago Daily Herald

Five DuPage County girls track and field athletes hold the first-day lead or top performance in six events at the state meet.

Paul Parpet named new Lisle football coach  Suburban Life Publications

LISLE – The search for Lisle High School's new football coach has ended. Paul Parpet officially was approved by the School Board at its March 17 meeting to ...

2013-2014 DuPage County Leadership Team  Chicago Daily Herald

Hometown: Carol Stream. Class: Senior. Parents: Dave and Carla Crosby. Sponsor: Sara Noureldin, English teacher. Community *service*: Western DuPage ...

Chicago man gets 50 years for killing teen over texts, calls to man's girlfriend  Chicago Tribune

A young Chicago man lacked personal insight, but not, regrettably, a firearm, said the judge who sentenced him Tuesday to 50 years in prison for the ...

Images: Friday at the state boys volleyball tournament  Chicago Daily Herald

See images from state tournament boys volleyball games Friday at Hoffman Estates High School . Vernon Hills defeated O'Fallon, Glenbard West defeated Lake ...

Shape of Addison highlights feats, future  Suburban Life Publications

ADDISON – Addison leaders shared their agencies' 2014 accomplishments and 2015 plans at the village's seventh annual Shape of Addison town hall meeting ...

Gelato D'Oro opens in Addison  Suburban Life Publications

ADDISON – When Gelato D'Oro owners Mary and Michael Meranda decided to open a storefront location after years of serving gelato on the go, they chose ...

Images: Icons of Addison  Chicago Daily Herald

What do you think of when you think of Addison? How about great pancakes, nature trails and historic houses.

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The Chicago Bears take 12,000 pounds of equipment with them when they travel. Meet the guys who move it.  Peoria Journal Star

CHICAGO — The 68-year-old man and the 350-pound trunk come through the doorway together and start up the ramp, one dominating the other. As if that ...

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 ...

Bloomingdale cop killed in on-duty crash loved to serve the village, chief says  Chicago Tribune

When he was growing up, Raymond Murrell aspired to be a police officer. And when that career goal became reality, he "was so happy," according to his ...

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