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The approved extension is 4.9 percent higher than last year's request, which is necessary to cover new construction values, diminishing state aid and a potential shift in pension costs, officials said.
Police & Fire, Schools
Police chief: Drug- and alcohol abuse efforts should be seen as a philosophy rather than a program.
The amount the district actually gets permission to collect next spring will likely be significantly lower once the district's total EAV and new construction numbers are known.
The marching band will be one of only five high school bands in the country performing during the Thanksgiving parade Thursday.
The 2012 Hinsdale South Hall of Fame inductees are both tied to show business: Grant Stuart works on promos for major movies, and Matthew Walsh is a Hollywood funnyman in The Hangover, Old School and more.
The girls swim and dive team qualified 12 individuals and relays in 11 events for the state meet at Evanston High School on Friday and Saturday.
Both District 99 schools were recognized by the Chicago Tribune and Chicago Sun-Times for their performance on the Prairie State Achievement Exam.
PHOTOS: Wootton, 25, stopped by North High School with his agent Monday to visit with students in sports and entertainment marketing classes.
Students were recognized last month in the 2013 National Merit Scholarship Program, an academic competition for recognition and scholarships sponsored by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.
Students built robots as part of STEM education.
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