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Three Illinois Teachers Finalists For $1M Global Prize

The Varkey GEMS Foundation says there are 16 U.S. teachers among the 50 finalists for the “World’s Best Teacher” award. Among the finalists are Jacqueline Lopushonsky of Wheaton, Mark Vondracek of Gurnee and Paul Solarz of Arlington Heights.


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Slain Teen’s Mom Providing Scholarships In Son’s Memory

The mother of a slain Evanston high school student is honoring his memory, by providing scholarships to two teens who walk the path her son would have traveled had he survived a shooting in 2012.


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Teen Charged In Slaying Near Evanston H.S.

Matthew A. Dubose, is charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of Cardereon Priester on Sept. 10.


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Man Shot And Killed Near Evanston High School

Cardereon Preister was found lying face down in the 1700 block of Leland Avenue, around 11 p.m. Tuesday. That street is about two blocks away from the Evanston Township High School building.



Evanston High Baseball Team Forfeits Playoffs Over Sexting Allegations

School officials disciplined the entire team over the incident, because players would not reveal who shared pictures of nude girls they had received from female classmates.


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Prosecutors: Gunman Didn’t Even Know Who Evanston Boy Was

A suspect has been charged in the shooting that killed a 14-year-old boy on the west side of Evanston last weekend.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2012

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Evanston Students Return To School, Mourning Death Of Teen Killed By Gunfire

On Monday, students at Evanston Township High Schools arrived at school, trying to come to grips with a teen’s tragic death.


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2 Shot Near Evanston Township High School

Two men were recovering from gunshot wounds Monday morning, after being shot during a group fight in Evanston.

CBS Chicago–04/23/2012

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Boy, 14, Charged With Sexually Assaulting Girl At Evanston High School

A 14-year-old boy has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a fellow student at Evanston Township High School – while school was in session.

CBS Chicago–04/18/2012

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Seven Students Arrested After Fight At Evanston High

Seven north suburban high school students were arrested after police broke up a fight at the school on Wednesday morning.


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Evanston Reports Whooping Cough Cases

Evanston Township High School has alerted parents and students to some confirmed cases of pertussis or whooping cough among students.


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Argument At Evanston Football Practice Leads To Stabbing

An argument between two women — relatives of players on a youth football team — ended with one stabbing the other as the team practiced at a north suburban high school field Tuesday.

WBBM Newsradio–09/28/2011

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Four Arrested After Fight Planned Through Text Messages

Four young men have been arrested in Evanston after taking part in a fight that police said was planned using text messaging.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2011

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Two Students Charged In Strong-Arm Robbery

Two Evanston Township High School students are accused of knocking several students to the ground and taking their cell phones in the hallways of the school.


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Evanston Township Students Warned Of Communicable Disease

Students at Evanston Township High School are under a warning, after one of their classmates was diagnosed with a serious bacterial infection.

CBS Chicago–05/04/2011

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Pot-Laced Brownies Send Five Students To Hospital In Evanston

Six north suburban high school students were hospitalized recently after eating brownies laced with large amounts of marijuana.


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Evanston Drops Top-Tier High School Course

The School Board at Evanston Township HIgh School took a bold step Monday toward dismantling the tracking system by eliminating honors-only sections in freshman humanities for the 2011-12 school year.


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Boy Charged In Evanston School Sex Incident

A 14-year-old Evanston Township High School student initially an older boy had raped her in school, but the sex turned out to be “in part, consensual.”

CBS Chicago–11/12/2010