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Retiring teacher says D36 'where I wanted to be'
Feb 23, 2015 • Chicago TribuneFellow Crow Island teacher Fay Wasserman has known Medow since both were juniors at Mather High School in Chicago, and helped recruit her friend to Crow Island. "A day doesn't start where Sheila and I aren't hugging inside the building," Wasserman ... More
Three aldermen to pool power in support of neighborhood high schools
Feb 6, 2015 • Chicago Sun-TimesTrying to alleviate the pressure on families to get their kids a good high school education, three North Side Chicago aldermen will announce a new coalition Saturday, the first-ever regional education partnership tailor-made to change both the ... More
Mather High School: 'Myrent the Tyrant' returns
Dec 2, 2009 • Chicago TribuneThis is an essay written by Glenn Myrent, who recently escorted his father to a reunion and was surprised to learn the impact the former Chicago Public Schools teacher had on students in his more than 30 years in the classroom and as an administrator. More
Glenview man celebrates 50 years of Christmas bird counts
Dec 24, 2014 • Chicago Tribune... held the Saturday after Dec. 25, when he was about 16 years old and living in Chicago. He attended Mather High School, which was named after Stephen Mather, the first director of the National Park Service. ... On the Chicago North Shore count ... More
Bears cut ties with Santonio Holmes
Nov 11, 2014 • ESPNView 22 more. Keith Gotter · Top Commenter · Stephen Tyng Mather High School. Great... Cut the only guy that actually gets open... Best of luck Mr. Holmes. Glad you got your mercy bullet. Reply · Like. · 22 · November 11, 2014 at 3:34pm · Sporty Chicago. More
Kevin Macdonald had a sub, EIEI-Oh what a great genre pic!
Jan 28, 2015 • San Diego Reader#SM: I met Michael Powell once. I'm from Chicago and he was in town acting as Scorsese's good-luck charm during the filming of The Color of Money. A friend and I contacted him, and we were invited to his hotel room. We brought him a bottle of Bell's ... More
Travis Wood: 2014 a 'humbling experience'
Feb 22, 2015 • ESPN (blog)The Chicago Cubs have three candidates for one spot -- lefties Travis Wood and Tsuyoshi Wada and righty Edwin Jackson. Wood and Jackson are coming off down years while Wada was a pleasant surprise after being called up from Triple-A Iowa last ... More
LaManda Joy knows how to make a community garden grow
Jan 23, 2015 • Detroit Free PressSomeone brought me a folder (about Chicago's victory gardens). I opened it. Wow. ... We have a garden at the Field Museum that focuses on seed diversity, and a garden at Mather High School, where the kids grow heirloom vegetables. Q: In addition to the ... More
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