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Call for Reunion 2019 Class Coordinators [Reunion date is 4/13/19]

November 29, 2018 by Karen Tyzenhaus Tyler (Register to contact)

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The success of each year's reunion is dependent on alumnae who step up to be Class Coordinators. The Coordinators' role is to contact their classmates with the reunion details and encourage them to attend. Next year our reunion will be on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 11am at Palos Country Club. The Alumnae Association will provide the Coordinator with contact information and she can use whatever means of communication is most comfortable and effective for her class -- from Facebook and other social media to email, telephone or U.S. mail. If your graduation year ends in "4" or "9" and you would like to help with this very important part of the reunion, please call the Alumnae Association at (773) 925-XXXX or send an email to *****

Spring/Summer 2016 St. Casimir Maria Assn Newsletter

June 7, 2016 by MariaHighSchool Reunion (Register to contact)

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Most recent newsletter is available on the alumnae website: *****.com/newsletter.html

Reunion 2017--Saturday, April 1, 2017
Palos Country Club 11:30am-3pm.
Looking for Class Coordinators for years ending in '2' or '7'. Their role is to contact their classmates, using the list provided to them by the Alumnae Association, and encourage their classmates to attend. They can use whatever means of communication is comfortable for them, from Face-book and other social media to email, telephone or U.S. mail. If your year of graduation ends in a '2' or '7' and you are willing to serve as Class Coordinator, please call the Alumnae Association at (773) 925-XXXX ext. 7 or send an email to *****

St. Casimir Academy - Maria High School Alumnae Association

March 13, 2015 by Karen Tyzenhaus Tyler (Register to contact)

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The St. Casimir Academy - Maria High School Alumnae Association is pleased to launch its new website: http://www.*****/****

Please visit there to learn more about the Alumnae Association, read the Alumnae Newsletter, keep up with Current Events, and more. [Note: Alumnae Newsletter is available by email. Send your contact information to the alumnae email address at this website to be included in future issues.]

More information will be added as needed, so visit there often!

Maria High School News From Around The Web

Maria High School on Southwest Side to Close  NBC Chicago

Maria High School at 67th & California is set to close and plans are in the works to convert the space to a public charter school.

Santa Maria wins Ocean League boys cross country title  Santa Maria Times

As he approached the finish line on the Morro Bay High School track Wednesday, Santa Maria sophomore Yair Torres raised his arms skyward in triumph.

For young area wrestler Joseph Toscano, "the sky's the limit"  Santa Maria Times

His coach says 12-year-old Joseph Toscano's strong point when it comes to wrestling is, well, everything.

Football: Mt. Whitney cruises to 56-15 win over Santa Maria  Santa Maria Times

Visalia Mt. Whitney incurred 22 penalties and scored 56 points Friday night.

Week Seven At A Glance: Pioneer Valley aims to keep momentum rolling after last week's win over SLO  Santa Maria Times

Week Seven. Ocean League. Templeton (2-4, 1-0) at Pioneer Valley (3-3, 1-0) . +7. 090771 Pioneer Cabrillo Football 006.jpg. Buy Now. Pioneer Valley ...

2018 High School Football Preview: Saints look to build off momentum from historic season  Santa Maria Times

The effects of last year's historic season will be lasting at Santa Maria, though they may not be immediately visible. Projected Starters. Defense. DL: Jason ...

Thank you for your service - Chicagoland  Chicago Catholic

With this issue, Chicago Catholic salutes and thanks the religious men and women who have devoted their lives to serving the people of God. In the following ...

Sportswire: Elks Soccer Shoot set for Sept. 22  Santa Maria Times

The Santa Maria Elks will hold its annual Soccer Shoot on Saturday, Sept. 22 at the Adam Park Soccer field across from the Minami Community Center, 600 ...

Sportswire: Elks Hoop Shoot, Guadalupe wrestling clinic | Basketball  Santa Maria Times

The Santa Maria Elks in collaboration with the Santa Maria Recreation and Parks Department will be hosting its annual Basketball “Hoop Shoot” on Sunday, Dec ...

Round Table banquet: Santa Maria, Righetti, Santa Ynez and Lompoc produce winners  Santa Maria Times

The Northern Santa Barbara County Athletic Round Table announced its male and female Athlete of the Year and Scholar Athletes of the Year at its annual ...

A deranged gunman shot up a West Side school 30 years ago, killing a cop. Now officials want to name a park for the officer.  Chicago Tribune

It was decades ago but seems like a headline today: A gunman, with apparently no particular target in mind, enters a Near West Side school and fires a shot that ...

Queen of Peace closure limits Southland's all-girls school options  Chicago Tribune

With the announcement this week that Queen of Peace High School in Burbank would be closing its doors at the end of the school year, Southland parents who ...

Robert Morris Incoming Freshmen Receive New ERA Scholarships  Chicago, IL Patch

RMU Illinois Awards New ERA Scholarships to... - Chicago, IL - Robert Morris University has established the New ERA Scholarship program to assist 300 ...

Robert Morris University Illinois Awards New ERA Scholarships to Incoming Freshmen  PR Web

Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) May 29, 2018 -- Robert Morris University Illinois celebrated the first cohort of New ERA Scholarship recipients at the downtown.

30 years after Chicago police Officer Irma Ruiz was killed in a school shooting, her partner, husband and children have done everything but get over her  Chicago Tribune

A school shooting 30 years ago in Chicago leaves a Chicago police officer dead - one of the first women on the force to die in the line of duty. Her partner, also ...

Darryl Nash Rojas  Santa Maria Times

Darryl Nash ( Dee, Bubba) Rojas, 80, of Santa Maria, CA passed away on July 16, 2018. Darryl was born in Santa Maria, CA, on May 14, 1938 to Jayne and ...

Grand Jury names ten former Mercer County priests in sex abuse report  WFMJ

Ten priests named in a grand jury report on clergy abuse in six Pennsylvania Roman Catholic dioceses had been assigned to parishes or other institutions in ...

Football: Players from Santa Maria, St. Joseph and Lompoc earn All-CIF honors  Santa Maria Times

Eight Santa Maria High School football players were named to the All-CIF Southern Section Division 12 team, the high school sports governing body announced ...

Savage and DeLuna off to a fast start for Lompoc High track and field  Santa Maria Times

The last time Shemar Savage and Juan DeLuna got together in the same sport, they became dominant forces on the gridiron.

Santa Maria High School AD Brian Wallace wins Lompoc's Hank Hudson Triathlon  Santa Maria Times

Brian Wallace is Santa Maria High School's athletic director and cross country coach.

Park honors local fallen officer | Top Story  The Beverly Review

Thirty years ago, Chicago Police Department (CPD) Officer Irma Ruiz was shot and killed in the line of duty.

Los Padres League softball: Santa Ynez's Garcia leads Pirates past Santa Maria  Santa Maria Times

Armani Garcia put on a pitching display Wednesday.

List: Names, details of 301 Pa. priest sex abuse allegations in Catholic dioceses  York Daily Record

Read the accusations against 301 priests from the Pennsylvania grand jury report on Catholic sexual abuse.

High School Football: Area teams converge on Santa Maria for LCCN Media Day  Santa Maria Times

The first Saturday in August has come and gone and the high school football season is now less than three weeks away.

Astrosky takes the reins as Santa Maria's volleyball team heads into fall campaign  Santa Maria Times

When first-year Santa Maria High School volleyball coach Dustin Astrosky viewed his team's first practice, he had a pleasant surprise.

CIF State Soccer Playoffs: Santa Maria is golden at Golden West  Santa Maria Times

VISALIA – Santa Maria High School's boys soccer team kept its season alive with a 5-1 victory over Visalia's Golden West High School in a first-round game in ...

Seton Academy to close doors | Community News  The Beverly Review

After more than 50 years, a Catholic high school in South Holland that has drawn students from the Beverly/Morgan Park and Mt. Greenwood area will close its ...

Sisters of St. Casimir plan to sell Motherhouse  Southwest News-Herald

Citing dwindling numbers among its members, the Sisters of St. Casimir detailed to a group of local Lithuanian-Americans their plans to sell the motherhouse ...

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 ...

CIF-SS releases 2017-18 playoff divisions  Santa Maria Times

While school is out for summer, the California Interscholastic Federation Southern Section (CIF-SS) has been hard at work.

100 Best Private High Schools in the Chicago Area

Chicago Heights, IL -'s list of the top private high schools includes institutions in Lake Forest, Winnetka, Downers Grove, Evanston and other suburbs.

Lambeau Leap: Bob Jimenez takes trip of a lifetime to Green Bay  Santa Maria Times

As a coach, administrator and teacher for more than four decades, Bob Jimenez has impacted countless lives.

GALLERY: Football: Santa Maria at Pioneer Valley  Santa Maria Times

Santa Maria High School takes tough loss to cross town rival Pioneer Valley, falling 42-7 on Friday, Sept.20, 2013.

Queen of Peace High School to close in June  Desplaines Valley News

Shock and sadness rippled through the southwest suburbs this week, after a Tuesday night announcement that Queen of Peace High School will close its doors ...

Reese to retire after 20-year career in Navy  The Beverly Review

U.S. Navy Commander Tamsen Reese (McCabe) will retire from active duty *service* on June 10, culminating 20 years of honorable *service*.

Sharon A. LaVoie Beaumont, started new life at 55, toured globe  Chicago Sun-Times

At an age when many people slow down, retired schoolteacher Sharon Beaumont took a leap across the pond leaving Chicago to start a new life in England.

Santa Maria style boxing: Jose and Karlos Balderas put on a show in Bakersfield  Santa Maria Times

BAKERSFIELD — The Balderas brothers put on quite a show Sunday night.

Ruth Thornton is the Den Mother; Softball icon turns 90 and her players party  Santa Maria Times

The Den Mother. That's what Ruth Thornton's players call her. The local softball icon turned 90 on Saturday and, on Monday, her players, fans, friends and local ...

Pa. Catholic church sex abuse report: Look up the churches where hundreds of accused priests worked and lived

A state grand jury report released last week revealed decades of allegations of child sex abuse at the hands of more than 300 priests in six Pennsylvania Roman ...

Working behind the scenes, assistant principal helped Parker run smoothly  The Homewood-Flossmoor Chronicle

If Republic Steel had remained open, Bruce Brozynski might never have come to Parker Junior High School. Brozynski is retiring this spring after 16 years as ...

Frankfort woman killed in I-57 motorcycle accident  Chicago Tribune

A Frankfort woman died Friday after she was thrown from a motorcycle on which she was a passenger in a collision at a rest area along Interstate 57.

The trials of Anita Alvarez | Feature  Chicago Reader

On August 18 the leaders of the Cook County Democratic Party gathered at the Erie Cafe, a popular restaurant next to the north branch of the Chicago River, ...

YMCA soccer program helps adults stay in the game  Santa Maria Times

Their high school soccer playing days are over for Santa Marians Jonas Vivanco, Yolanda Luis, Ernesto Velasco and Ramona Quintero.

Hancock fall sports teams hard at work  Santa Maria Times

As Hancock College squads gear up for the fall season, Rob Cantrell has stepped into his second stint as a coach in the women's soccer program.

Carmona's goal boosts Saints past Panthers  Santa Maria Times

Jorge Carmona gave his current team a win over his former team in a big crosstown soccer rivalry game Friday night.

St. Joseph High School Cross-Country Team's Run with Shelter Dogs Goes Viral  Noozhawk

The tale of the St. Joseph High School cross-country team's training run with dogs from Santa Barbara County Animal Services has gone viral and spurred ...

Santa Maria’s champ  Santa Maria Times

When she was growing up, Santa Marian Maggie Suarez said, there was a pugilist inside of her.

Joseph Domingues Jr. comes a long way in a short time  Santa Maria Times

Joseph Domingues Jr., 14, has come a long way in a short time with his distance running.

Orland Park Woman Dies after Rescued from Fire

Orland Park Woman, 71, Dies after Fire - Orland Park, IL - The 71-year-old woman called 911 and said she couldn't escape the fire Monday afternoon.

Doane’s late goal stuns Saints  Santa Maria Times

The floating shots Nipomo's boys soccer team had been taking may have looked nice, but they weren't working.

Queen of Peace announces plans to close its doors; holds emotional parents meeting  The Beverly Review

Emotions are still raw after the announcement that Queen of Peace High School, an all-girls Catholic school in Burbank that serves students from the 19th Ward, ...

Late To Class? You're Locked Out - Teaching Now  Education Week News

Under a tough new tardy policy, students at a Calif. high school who fail to get to class before the bell rings are locked out and sent to detention.

Poetry, not politics, at White House  Chicago Tribune

When Chicago native Mayda del Valle walked into the ornate East Room of the White House on Tuesday evening to recite a newly written poem about a ...

Cook County's most unconventional judge takes justice beyond the bench  Chicago Reader

She sings, she dances, she shouts—she rings a cowbell. But Judge Jackie Portman is convinced her unorthodox methods in and out of the courtroom get ...

Maureen Sullivan: I Won't 'Sell Out' the 11th Ward  DNAinfo

The proud Bridgeport resident believes her working-class credentials can connect with 11th Ward voters.

Race for Representing the 11th Ward  Chicago Tonight | WTTW

As aldermanic races heat up across the city, the 11th Ward stands out as another Daley makes a go at public office in City Council. We sit down with candidates ...

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