Monday, April 30, 2012
The club raised more than $8,000 last month during its charity basketball and March Madness fundraisers.
Monday, April 30, 2012
Lemont Patch is now accepting letters to the editor, which will be posted on the site weekly. The following was submitted by the Warrior Booster Club, which organizes extracurricular activities for Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A. If you're interesting in submitting a letter, e-mail Lemont Patch Editor Amanda Luevano at firstname.lastname@example.org. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Dear Lemont Community, On behalf of the Warrior Booster Club I would like to thank all the community members who came out in March to support our club and our students during our two annual fundraising events: OQ vs. the Village People Charity Basketball game and March Madness Night. Our club was able to raise more than $8,000 during these events that will …
Monday, March 12, 2012
Proceeds from Saturday's game will support the Warrior Booster Club, which provides extracurricular activities for students in Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A.
Old Quarry Middle School students and representatives from the Village of Lemont and the Lemont Fire Protection District hit the court Saturday night for the second annual charity basketball game hosted by the Warrior Booster Club. For the game, members of the varsity Warrior girls and boys basketball teams joined forces to take on the "Village People," a team coached by Lemont Police Chief Kevin Shaughnessy and Fire Chief Carl Churulo. The team included former Mayor John Piazza, Trustee Cliff Miklos, Asst. Village Administrator George Schafer and Deputy Fire Chief Jay Nickleski. Also playing were Public Works employee Brian Wojciechowski, Old Quarry teachers Michelle Nevin and Dennis Kennedy, Warrior Booster Club President Amy Kramer and …
Friday, March 9, 2012
Saturday is jam-packed with events around Lemont, and we've got all the scoop.
From a downtown parade to multiple fundraisers, Saturday is shaping up to be one of Lemont's busiest days of the year. To help you keep track of all the events, Patch put together a quick roundup with times, locations and brief descriptions. Have an event you'd like to see included? Email Local Editor Amanda Luevano at email@example.com. When: Parade begins at 1 p.m. and festival continues through 5 p.m. Where: Parade will travel along Stephen and Main streets in downtown Lemont; festival will be held at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5819, 15780 New Ave. Details: The Chicago Stockyard Kilty Band will play during the parade. The Hughes Academy of Irish Dance will perform at 1:30 p.m. at VFW Hall, following by "Celtic sounds" at 3 p.m. …
Wednesday, March 7, 2012
The organization will host its second annual charity basketball game Saturday, followed by March Madness Night at Front Street Cantina on Friday, March 16.
The Warrior Booster Club is gearing up for back-to-back weekends of "March Madness" events to raise money for extracurricular activities in Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A. At 6 p.m. Saturday, the Old Quarry Middle School boys and girls basketball teams will take on "the Village People" for the school's second annual charity basketball game. The event will be held in the Old Quarry gymnasium, 16100 W. 127th St. The opposing team will include former Lemont Mayor John Piazza, Trustee Cliff Miklos, village staff, firefighters, police officers and teachers. Lemont Fire Chief Carl Churulo and Police Chief Kevin Shaughnessy will serve as coaches. The Old Quarry dance and cheerleading teams will perform during the event, while …
Tuesday, March 8, 2011
The school's varsity boys and girls teams took on Mayor Brian Reaves and other village employees to raise money for extracurriculars in District 113A.
Old Quarry Middle School students and representatives from the Village of Lemont hit the court Saturday night for a basketball fundraiser hosted by the Warrior Booster Club. For the game, members of the varsity Warrior girls and boys basketball teams joined forces to take on "The Village People," a team composed of Mayor Brian Reaves, village employees and firefighters, Warrior Booster Club members and Old Quarry faculty. Though the score remained close throughout the game, the Warriors were able to pull out a 52-45 win. The basketball game kicked off an early fundraising season for the Booster Club, which was responsible for organizing and funding extracurricular activities this year in Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A, and …