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Daily Chronicle
Sycamore School District 427 to host public hearing on layoffsSuperintendent Kathy Countryman presented the proposal to the school board at i
Sycamore School District 427 to host public hearing on layoffs
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Superintendent Kathy Countryman presented the proposal to the school board at its meeting Tuesday. This is the second year of the board-approved, three-year, $3.8 million budget reduction plan. District 427 began the school year facing a $2.3... Read more
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The MidWeek
Sycamore Music Hall of Fame inductees namedHendricks earned his bachelor's degree from Northern Illinois in piano performa
Sycamore Music Hall of Fame inductees named
The MidWeek / Posted 2 days ago
Hendricks earned his bachelor's degree from Northern Illinois in piano performance with a jazz emphasis, then earned his Master of Music in piano performance and pedagogy from NIU. He has performed with a variety of jazz groups such as the Glenn... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Sycamore School District 427 hears proposal including districtwide layoffsThe cuts could mean laying off more than 14 teachers, including physical educat
Sycamore School District 427 hears proposal including districtwide layoffs
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
The cuts could mean laying off more than 14 teachers, including physical education, music, art and technology staff, Superintendent Kathy Countryman said. Responsibility for those classes would be redistributed to other employees. “We made all the... Read more
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The MidWeek
Sycamore Jazz Band performs at The HouseUnder direction of Scott Mertens, this group played their first gig of the seas
Sycamore Jazz Band performs at The House
The MidWeek / Posted 8 days ago
Under direction of Scott Mertens, this group played their first gig of the season, performing tunes by Tito Puente, Charles Mingus, Glenn Miller’s crowd-pleaser “In The Mood,” and other tunes. Band members include: saxophones: Ryan Loitz, Morgyn... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Sycamore Jazz Band performs at The HouseUnder direction of Scott Mertens, this group played their first gig of the seas
Sycamore Jazz Band performs at The House
Daily Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
Under direction of Scott Mertens, this group played their first gig of the season, performing tunes by Tito Puente, Charles Mingus, Glenn Miller’s crowd-pleaser “In The Mood,” and other tunes. Band members include: saxophones: Ryan Loitz, Morgyn... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Sycamore High School principal among top in stateCarlson has held the top job at the 1,200-student Sycamore High School since 20
Sycamore High School principal among top in state
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
Carlson has held the top job at the 1,200-student Sycamore High School since 2008. The Kishwaukee Region includes Kane, DeKalb, McHenry, Boone and Winnebago counties. “Awards like this are a reflection of the organization you belong to,” Carlson... Read more
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Daily Herald
3 suburban schools make state dance finals so farSuburban dance squads from Aurora Central Catholic, Montini Catholic and IC Cat
3 suburban schools make state dance finals so far
Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Suburban dance squads from Aurora Central Catholic, Montini Catholic and IC Catholic Prep high schools are moving on to the IHSA Class 1A state dance finals in Bloomington on Saturday, after finishing in the top 10 Friday morning. The state... Read more
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WLWT-TV Cincinnati
Setting rivalry aside, communities rally behind young woman battling cancerS, THEIR BATTLE WASN'T THE IMPORTANT ONE TONIGHT. EMILY? EMILY: TONIGHT'S GAME
Setting rivalry aside, communities rally behind young woman battling cancer
WLWT-TV Cincinnati / Posted 16 days ago
S, THEIR BATTLE WASN'T THE IMPORTANT ONE TONIGHT. EMILY? EMILY: TONIGHT'S GAME WAS FOR 21-YEAR-OLD LIZ LOTHROP, A 2013 MASON GRADUATE WHO IS CURRENTLY BATTLING HER SECOND ROUND OF CANCER. HER FATHER IS A MATH TEACHER HERE AT SYCAMORE. TOGETHER, THESE... Read more
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The MidWeek
Scholarships offered through NB&TBoulos scholarship for Kish College Graduates of Sycamore and DeKalb high scho
Scholarships offered through NB&T
The MidWeek / Posted 16 days ago
Boulos scholarship for Kish College Graduates of Sycamore and DeKalb high schools who will attend Kishwaukee College are eligible to apply for a scholarship through the Chris and Katherine Boulos Foundation.The scholarships will be available for the... Read more
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WLWT-TV Cincinnati
Setting rivalry aside, 2 communities rally behind young woman battling cancerA long-standing school rivalry was pushed aside Tuesday to raise money for canc
Setting rivalry aside, 2 communities rally behind young woman battling cancer
WLWT-TV Cincinnati / Posted 17 days ago
A long-standing school rivalry was pushed aside Tuesday to raise money for cancer research. Sycamore High School's annual Hoops for Hope fundraiser is earning extra support from Mason High School thanks to a unique connection from the Lothrop... Read more
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The MidWeek
Principal of the YearMilton: Can you tell me more about the award you received? Carlson: I was awar
Principal of the Year
The MidWeek / Posted 22 days ago
Milton: Can you tell me more about the award you received? Carlson: I was awarded the Kishwaukee Region Illinois High School Award by the IPA. The region includes Kane, DeKalb, McHenry, Boone and Winnebago counties. ... I was... Read more
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The MidWeek
Sycamore Music Boosters to host 8th annual ‘Note To Remember’This event will feature the Pete Benson Trio, Mr. Myers Trio led by Todd Donnel
Sycamore Music Boosters to host 8th annual ‘Note To Remember’
The MidWeek / Posted 22 days ago
This event will feature the Pete Benson Trio, Mr. Myers Trio led by Todd Donnelly on the Steel Pan Drums, the Sycamore High School Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Choir, and other various school ensembles. An elegant, sweet and savory hors d’oeuvres buffet and... Read more
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Daily Herald
Hampshire vs. Sycamore girls basketballThe Sycamore High School girls basketball team hosted Hampshire High School on
Hampshire vs. Sycamore girls basketball
Daily Herald / Posted 24 days ago
The Sycamore High School girls basketball team hosted Hampshire High School on Tuesday, Jan. 19, in Sycamore. Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about... Read more
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