Wednesday, March 16, 2011
Presentations will be made Wednesday night by the village of Lemont, Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A and Lemont High School District 210.
Mayor Reaves closes the town hall meeting by thanking the community for allowing him to be their mayor. "I treat that as an honor and privilege," he said. Reaves commends the various taxing bodies in Lemont for their accomplishments in recent years, including the Lemont Park District and the Lemont Fire Protection District. He calls Lemont High School "a phenomenal place." He urges residents to continue spreading the word about what's going on in the community. "You've got to get involved," Reaves said. "I can't stress that enough." Q: District 210's finances are so sound. Can they guide District 113A in any way? Doebert: Thinks District 113A has excellent advisers who have greater financial knowledge than she does. She commends District …
Monday, March 14, 2011
Five things every Lemonter needs to know this week.
It's the day mathematicians, pizza lovers, pie eaters and Peanuts fans wait all year for: it's Pi Day. Today (3/14), many celebrate the Greek letter π, also known as 3.14159… For more on this quirky holiday, head over to Naperville Patch where Local Editor Mary Ann Lopez has put together a fun feature on all that is pi(e). Early voting begins Monday at polling places throughout the state. In Lemont, early voters may cast their ballots at the Lemont Public Library, 50 E. Wend St. Click here for more information on early voting, including polling locations and what to bring. The Lemont Tea Party will host a second candidate forum Tuesday at 6 p.m. in the Lemont Township Community Center, 16300 Alba St. The forum will allow audience members …
The town hall meeting will include presentations from the Village of Lemont, Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A and Lemont High School District 210.
The Village of Lemont is still accepting questions from the public for this week's town hall meeting on public education. The forum, which was organized by Lemont Mayor Brian Reaves, will be held Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the Lemont High School Performing Arts Center, 800 Porter St. Reaves is hosting the event in conjunction with Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A and Lemont High School District 210. He will be joined by District 113A Superintendent Tim Ricker and Board President Lisa Wright, as well as District 210 Superintendent Sandra Doebert and Board President Beverly Marzec. Together, they will present information on public education in Lemont, including how much it costs and how tax dollars are spent. Village officials are …
Sunday, March 6, 2011
News briefs submitted to Patch by the Village of Lemont.
Sunday, March 6, 2011
Welcome to "Community Corner," a new column dedicated to announcements and important information straight from Village Hall. All items included in this post were provided by officials and administrators from the Village of Lemont. On March 16 at 7 p.m., Lemont High School District 210, Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A and the Village of Lemont will co-sponsor a town hall meeting on public education in Lemont at the Lemont High School Performing Arts Center, 800 Porter St. I am urging every citizen of Lemont to either attend the forum or view it on local cable television. Comcast Channel 6 and U-Verse Channel 99 will show the program on March 29, April 1 and April 4 at Noon, 5:00 pm and 8:00 pm. Each school district will give …