Maine West High School
A former Maine West High School soccer coach has been acquitted of misdemeanor battery charges, related to alleged hazing rituals committed by his players, shortly after a judge dismissed a charge of failing to report the hazing.
While students at Maine West have said it was their teammates who assaulted them, prosecutors have said the coach was in the room, and did nothing to stop it.
14 local high school students are heading to Washington this morning to watch President Obama’s swearing in ceremony.
Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez wants a “complete and thorough, top-to-bottom” review of alleged hazing abuses at Maine West High School.
Supporters of two coaches at Maine West High School are defending them, via Facebook.
Maine West soccer team members and other students whom Michael Divincenzo taught know him as “Divo.” He has his supporters in some former pupils, CBS 2′s Pamela Jones reports.
Three families have joined a lawsuit against Maine Township High School District 207, alleging their children were also hazed at Maine West High School.
A high school in Des Plaines is the latest to crack down on sexually suggestive dancing, or “grinding.”
Visitation will be held Friday for a Des Plaines high school student killed by a hit-and-run accident last week.
Teachers and classmates are remembering a teen who was killed by a hit-and-run vehicle in Des Plaines, as police continue to search for the offender.
A northwest suburban high school student was killed Friday night in a hit-and-run crash in Des Plaines.