If you live in the district, expect a tax increase of approximately $45 on a $6,000 tax bill. Board members raised the levy 4.19%, saying they wanted to prepare for Springfield shifting pension costs onto individual school districts.
The teachers union president expressed hope for a thorough investigation; Board president Sean Sullivan said top D-207 administrators did not know of the allegations before November 2012.
George Kontos, of the San Francisco Giants, felt some big support from his Greek family. Kontos played against the Chicago Cubs Friday.
Schools, Sports, The Neighborhood Files, Local Connections
In this multi part series, we look at a day in the life of baseball player George Kontos, of Lincolnwood, who plays for the San Francisco Giants.
When Neil Armstrong became first person to walk on moon, Lake Forest resident was his backup. They were friends for 50 years.
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