Sunday, May 5, 2013
Share your pre-prom photos with Algonquin and Lake in the Hills readers.
Choosing the perfect prom gown takes a lot of patience. Finding the perfect prom date takes a lot of courage. Getting the perfect prom hairdo takes a lot of trust. But once everything comes together, getting that perfect prom picture is a piece of cake! ALGONQUIN-LAKE IN THE HILLS PATCH wants to see pictures of prom groups in all their gowns and glory before the big night! Strike your best prom pose and upload pictures and videos from prom night here by clicking the button above that says "upload pics and clips." When is prom for Algonquin, Lake in the Hills high school students?
Friday, March 15, 2013
Russell has been the varsity coach since 2008, according to the Daily Herald.
Dundee-Crown High School girls basketball coach will not return next season. Dundee-High School administrators informed Michelle Russell — who has coached the varsity team since 2008 — that "should not be retained" as the coach in the future, according to the Daily Herald. The record for the team during Russell's five seasons was 32-103, but the team had a 15-11 record in 2012, according to McHenryCountySports.com. Russell told McHenry County Sports she was "extremely surprised and shocked" by the decision to let her go. Russell teaches at Westfield Community School, is a 1991 graduate of Dundee-Crown High School and was the girls basketball program's all-time leading scorer before go on to play college basketball Valparaiso and Purdue…
Tuesday, December 25, 2012
The Carpentersville Police Department arrested the two teens last Thursday.
Two teens were arrested last week in connection with an armed robbery that occurred outside Dundee-Crown High School on Dec. 18. The Carpentersville Police Department arrested a 14-year-old boy and a 17-year-old, both from Carpentersville, according to a District 300 press release. Both were charged with armed robbery and attempted vehicle theft. They were not Dundee-Crown students. The above information was updated on 8:43 a.m. --------- Carpentersville Police are investigating a report of a student who was robbed at gunpoint in the school's parking lot Tuesday evening during a girl's basketball game. The student told police two young adult males approached him around 5:50 p.m. After some conversation, one of the males who was armed …
Saturday, June 2, 2012
A compilation of photos from Dundee-Crown, Jacobs and Hampshire High School graduations on May 19.
Saturday, June 2, 2012
Monday, May 7, 2012
Sunday, May 6, 2012
Submit your prom photos in our gallery.
It's your prom weekend. And no doubt the cameras will be flashing. You can show off your awesome dresses (and tuxes) by posting photos to this article. It's simple to post pictures on Patch. Simply click on "Upload Photos and Video" above. We have photo galleries up for all area school's proms — let's see which school can post the most photos in the coming days and Patch will feature some of those photos on the site next week.
Saturday, May 5, 2012
Algonquin teen A.J. Lubecker organized the D.C. Comedy Jam, which was held on May 1 at Dundee-Crown High School.
Over 200 people stopped out to a comedy show organized by an Algonquin teen last week at Dundee-Crown High School. A.J. Lubecker, organizer of the D.C. Comedy Jam held on May 1, said the event raised $744 for for Students Assisting Family Emergencies or S.A.F.E. Three big boxes of canned foods were also donated to S.A.F.E. S.A.F.E. helps struggling families of Dundee-Crown students by helping them financially to do such things as paying the family's electric bill. Follow Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Patch on Facebook Lubecker has performed his open-mic standup routine at the Apollo Theater in Chicago, Laugh Out Loud Theater in Schaumburg and Duke’s Alehouse in Crystal Lake. The comedy show brought some of the "funniest comedians from …
Friday, May 4, 2012
Calling all prom-goers from Dundee-Crown, Jacobs, Huntley and Crystal Lake South high schools: Share your prom photos on Patch under your school's photo gallery.
It's a big prom weekend for area schools. Jacobs High School and Crystal Lake High School students will start the weekend off with their proms on Friday and Dundee-Crown and Huntley high school students will shimmy and shake the night away on Saturday. And no doubt, those cameras will be flashing. We want to give you the chance to show off your awesome dresses (and tuxes) here on Patch. We've included links below to allow you to submit pictures under your school's prom photo gallery. Let's see which school can post the most photos in the coming days. And if we get enough photos, we will feature some of the pictures in a photo gallery on the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Patch site next week. Have a memorable prom weekend everyone! H.D. …
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Dundee-Crown Comedy Jam Tonight to Benefit Struggling Families
Friday, March 16, 2012
A lockdown was ordered at Dundee-Crown High School and Perry Elementary School earlier today because of a threatening text message.
Friday, March 16, 2012
In cooperation with the Carpentersville Police Department, District 300 sent the following phone message out at 12:30 p.m. today to all its contacts at Dundee Crown High School and Perry Elementary School, both in Carpentersville. “Good afternoon. This is the Assistant Superintendent of School for District 300, calling with an important message regarding Dundee-Crown High School and Perry Elementary School. In cooperation with the local police, District 300 is currently conducting a Shelter-In-Place operation at Dundee-Crown and Perry. This is not a drill. District 300 took this preventative safety measure because of a text message that reportedly included a potential threat against the school. We initially put the school on a Code …