Tag Archive | high school

Telecommunications/dispatch center wants microwave antenna atop C-MHS water tower

by Dennis Sullivan editor@ewcnews.com May 21, 2014 The Eastern Will County Communications Center board is asking Crete Village officials to allow a microwave dish to be placed atop the municipal water tower west-southwest of Crete-Monee High School. EASTCOM says the newly located dish would expand the operation’s fire-equipment dispatching capabilities. That, in turn, would mean […]

On tap: ILHS Kids’ Sale, C-MHS ‘fight night’

The Illinois Lutheran High School Boosters organization has scheduled its Ultimate Kids’ Sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in the gym and multi-purpose room at the high school, 1610 Main St. “Gently used” items offered for sale include spring/summer kids’ clothing, toys, books, video and board games and game systems. Entrance to the […]

‘… followed by an asthma attack’

by Dennis Sullivan editor@ewcnews.com March 14, 2014 Thanks to Cindy Jobbe for the tip on the Crete-Monee High School evacuation around 8 a.m. Cindy spotted an ambulance and fire truck “and everybody standing outside to the west side.” Crete Police Chief Jim Paoletti says there was a false fire alarm at the building, “followed by […]

$83,599 Crete Lions Park landscape bid OK’d

by Dennis Sullivan editor@ewcnews.com Feb. 22, 2014 The Crete Park District board Wednesday accepted a Plainfield landscaping company’s $83,599 bid to construct the Crete Lions Park near the intersection of Richton Road and Berkshire Place. Fuerte, which means “strong” in Spanish, submitted the lowest of five bids on the project. The work includes site demolition […]

Asst. Supt: No post-fight board policy

by Dennis Sullivan editor@ewcnews.com Feb. 20, 2014 A School District 201U official said Monday the Crete-Monee High School administration had no board policy to guide it when it cancelled after-school tutoring, sports practices and other activities on Feb. 3 and 4 in the wake of a series of inter-student fights that resulted in the arrest […]

C-M president: full investigation into HS fights

by Dennis Sullivan editor@ewcnews.com Feb. 19, 2014 Crete-Monee School Board President Nakia Hall on Monday promised “a full investigation is taking place regarding all occurrences and issues” related to the series of social media-related fights that disrupted Crete-Monee High School on Feb. 3. Acknowledging an absence of clear communications during and immediately after the incidents, […]

Miscellany: Village awaits Richton Road refund

by Dennis Sullivan editor@ewcnews.com Feb. 14, 2014 Crete village officials are looking forward to receiving a $125,404 refund from the State of Illinois, signaling the financial end of the $7.2 million Richton Road repair project. Mayor Mike Einhorn told trustees at Monday’s village board meeting he had “signed 60 documents” required for the payment to […]