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UP DAte to 40th Reunion Sept 2 2017

July 5, 2017 by Toni Aletto Neptune (Register to contact)

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Hello Everyone,
Just a reminder that our 40th Reunion is just 2 months away. For those of you who have already RSVP and sent in your funds along with the completed invitation information, thank you. For those of you who can't make it you will be missed! I know that a lot of you have already responded, sorry that you're getting this reminder... we have everything in large emails so it's difficult removing those of you who have already responded.
A lot of you have responded and said that you are coming, however we have not received your completed invitation and the funds for the reunion. We really need to get those all in as soon as possible. If for some reason you do not have an invitation, please email me at *****
Any questions please contact myself or Lori (*****
Hope to see you there,
Lori Bermes Ruelle and Toni Aletto Neptune

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Images: Naperville North High School graduation  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North High School held its graduation on Monday, May 20, at the school.

Judge dismisses lawsuit alleging police, school district contributed to Naperville North student's suicide  Chicago Tribune

A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit against the city of Naperville and School District 203 filed by the family of the Naperville North High School student who died ...

Naperville North to incorporate cycling into PE classes  Chicago Daily Herald

Community leaders hope to promote the physical, mental and environmental benefits of biking through a new program being implemented at Naperville North ...

Naperville North's 'Mazz' remembered for passion, connection with students  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North High School is remembering Steven Mazzarella, a longtime health teacher and diving coach with a passion for student well-being.

Naperville North students show off remote-controlled vehicles they designed, built  Chicago Daily Herald

From boats and planes to cars and quadcopters, pre-engineering students at Naperville North High School have spent the last 13 weeks designing and building ...

Naperville North High School wins first state dance title  Chicago Daily Herald

Elida Vandenbergh, Naperville North High School's competitive dance team coach, has a motto: "You don't always get what you wish for -- you get what you ...

Naperville North alum breaks his own 'Jeopardy!' record  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North High School alum James Holzhauer won $131127 during the "Jeopardy!" episode that aired Wednesday night, breaking the record that viewers ...

Secret weapon of Naperville North alumnus who broke 'Jeopardy!' record? Children's books.  Chicago Daily Herald

The 34-year-old from Naperville says he hasn't studied anything extensively, except for the lyrics to every Led Zeppelin song and an exhaustive list of all-time ...

Girls soccer: Naperville North first to claim championship double  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North defeated Barrington in penalty kicks to take the Class 3A girls soccer championship. The Huskies boys also won the state title this school year.

Girls water polo: It's game on for Naperville North  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North defeated Naperville Central at the Neuqua Valley girls water polo sectional final to advance to the state quarterfinals.

Naperville North student charged with knife threat  Chicago Daily Herald

An 18-year-old Naperville North High School student arrested and charged Friday with threatening a classmate on campus while armed with a 3-inch knife is ...

Softball: Defense carries Naperville North past Naperville Central  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North defeated Naperville Central in a DuPage Valley Conference softball game.

New Naperville North coach Colletti emphasizes the positive  Chicago Daily Herald

Erin Colletti, announced Wednesday as Naperville North's new girls basketball coach, brings a positive message. "My philosophy is to create an environment of ...

Libertyville, Naperville North high schools among suburban Blue Ribbon winners  Chicago Daily Herald

Schools in Naperville, Libertyville, Buffalo Grove and several other suburbs were among 349 announced Monday as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2018 by ...

Girls soccer: Naperville North advances past Metea Valley  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North defeated Metea Valley in a Class 3A girls soccer sectional semifinal.

Naperville high schools creating labs specifically for esports  Chicago Daily Herald

Lit only by soft orange and blue backlights and the glow of computer screens, a new esports "arena" in Naperville North High School has become home to a ...

Naperville District 203 candidates define what a school day should entail  Chicago Tribune

With the Naperville school board elections on April 2, the Naperville Sun asked the six Naperville School District 203 candidates who are running for three open ...

Girls soccer: Naperville North scraps its way into title game  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North outscored Lyons Twp. 4-2 on penalty kicks after regulation time and overtime ended 1-1 at the Class 3A girls soccer semifinals.

From Scuba to Teaching: 20-Year NNHS Educator Retiring  Naperville Community Television

Who would have guessed that being a scuba instructor would inspire someone to become a teacher?

Naperville Central and North’s 2019 Graduation Ceremony  Naperville Community Television

Naperville Central and Naperville North High School held their 2019 graduation ceremonies on their respective football fields.

Girls track and field: Naperville North's Bieber adds to résumé  Chicago Daily Herald

DuPage County track and field athletes are off to a good start at the girls state meet.

State Champion Naperville North Varsity Dance Team is honored through Wehrli House Resolution  Positively Naperville

Above / The State Champion Naperville North Varsity Dance Team is pictured here in a photo provided by NNHS coach. On Feb. 7, 2019, the House of ...

Judge Tosses Lawsuit From Parents Of Naperville Student Who Jumped Off Parking Garage To His Death  CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS)– In 2017, school staff warned Corey Walgren he may have to register as a sex offender because they suspected he made a video of himself ...

Naperville District 203 candidate forum focuses on safety, finances, achievement  Chicago Tribune

Five of the six candidates seeking election to the Naperville District 203 School Board shared their ideas for addressing safety, financial and achievement issues ...

Baseball: Naperville North, Wheaton North, Glenbard West win  Chicago Daily Herald

The Huskies (11-11, 5-9) scored 3 runs in the top of the 10th inning to win in the DuPage Valley. Cliff Vickers doubled, homered and drove in 3 runs.

Naperville North Alum captures his 11th straight win on Jeopardy!  WLS-TV

Naperville North High School alum James Holzhauer wins Jeopardy 11 straight games racking up more than $770000 in winnings.

Baseball: Naperville North slips past Naperville Central, advances in DVC tournament  Chicago Daily Herald

Baseball: Naperville North claimed a 5-4 walk-off victory over visiting Naperville Central in Tuesday's opening round of the DuPage Valley Conference ...

Show choirs square off in Clash of the Sequins  Chicago Daily Herald

Hundreds of students from across the Midwest will perform Saturday when Naperville North hosts a daylong competition for 21 performing high school show ...

Strengths of Naperville North's Welch? A lot  Chicago Daily Herald

Two performances in two sports over 16 days displayed Tom Welch's brilliance. On Nov. 3, in his 20th shutout of the season, he made 12 saves to secure ...

Naperville North grad now 2nd on 'Jeopardy!' cash winnings list  Chicago Daily Herald

Answer: Naperville native James Holzhauer. Question: Who rose to number two Monday on the all-time cash winnings list for regular games on TV's "Jeopardy!"

Illinois Global Scholar Certificate  Naperville Community Television

Naperville 203 teachers have been instrumental in leading the charge in bringing the Illinois Global Scholar Certificate to the District.

Boys soccer: Naperville North beats Libertyville in title game again  Chicago Daily Herald

For the second straight season, the last team standing in the way of a state title for Naperville North was undefeated Libertyville. And once again the Huskies ...

Girls water polo: Stevenson downs Naperville North to make it a state 3-peat  Chicago Daily Herald

Talk about running the table. The Stevenson girls water polo team put an exclamation point on an unbeaten 36-0 season after defeating Naperville North 11-5 in ...

Softball: Naperville North keeps bats active  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North defeted East Aurora in a Class 4A softball game.

District 203 Equity Courses  Naperville Community Television

On this segment of School Scene, three Naperville Community Unit School District 203 teachers joined Superintendent Dan Bridges in a conversation about ...

Baseball: York, Metea Valley, Naperville North  Chicago Daily Herald

After sweeping Oak Park, the Dukes (20-9, 13-4) can claim a share of the West Suburban Silver title by beating Hinsdale Central on Thursday. York scored all its ...

District 203 students present concepts for historic barn near Naperville  Chicago Daily Herald

The possibilities seemed endless to Naperville Unit District 203 high-schoolers tasked with developing a vision for repurposing a historic barn near Naperville.

State law could address mental health during student interrogations  Chicago Daily Herald

A proposed state law is designed to protect student mental health after a teen's death by suicide following questioning at his school. But there is concern the bill ...

DuPage County Academic Team, 2018-2019  Chicago Daily Herald

This year's Daily Herald DuPage County Academic Team members hail from Neuqua Valley, Naperville North, Waubonsie Valley, Wheaton Warrenville South, ...

Girls soccer: Naperville North books another trip to state semifinals  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North defeated Minooka in a Class 3A girls soccer supersectional at Lewis University in Romeoville to advance to Friday's state semifinals.

Naperville teacher boards carrier for new view of Navy's needs  Chicago Daily Herald

A Naperville North High School teacher boarded a Naval aircraft carrier for 26 hours and returned to shore ready to share the high-tech nature of the Navy with ...

Girls soccer: Barrington's quest for 3-peat falls short  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington's girls soccer team fell short of its third-straight Class 3A state championship Saturday night, falling to Naperville North 1-0 in penalty kicks at North ...

Boys tennis: Naperville North, Wheaton North split  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North and Wheaton North split a nonconference boys tennis dual match.

Girls lacrosse: Neuqua Valley speeds past Naperville North  Chicago Daily Herald

Neuqua Valley defeated Naperville North in a DuPage Valley Conference girls lacrosse game.

Naperville North remains unbeaten in DVC  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North defeated Neuqua Valley to remain undefeated in the DuPage Valley Conference girls basketball standings.

Baseball: Glenbard North, Glenbard West, Naperville North win  Chicago Daily Herald

The Panthers (11-20) advanced to the Class 4A St. Charles East regional semifinals when Jim Zay scored on a wild pitch with one out in the bottom of the eighth ...

Sectional win a group effort for Naperville Central By Dave Oberhelman May 18, 2019 2:24  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville Central continued a hallmark boys track and field season Friday by advancing 10 downstate qualifiers and winning the Class 3A Downers Grove ...

Girls track and field: Glenbard West's Hart, Naperville North's Bieber add to accomplishments  Chicago Daily Herald

Even as defending Class 3A girls track and field champions, Glenbard West junior Katelynne Hart and Naperville North senior Halle Bieber accomplished even ...

Baseball: Naperville Central, Willowbrook win  Chicago Daily Herald

Baseball: Wednesday's DuPage County playoff roundup.

Overwatch at school: Esports 'moving fast' toward becoming IHSA-sanctioned event  Chicago Daily Herald

The explosion of esports as an organized, school-sanctioned activity extends far beyond the suburbs. The concept has gained national and global traction the ...

Softball: Naperville North ends skid, beats Waubonsie Valley  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North defeated Waubonsie Valley in a DuPage Valley Conference softball game.

Girls soccer: Neuqua Valley, Naperville North play to a draw in DVC  Chicago Daily Herald

Neuqua Valley and Naperville North played to a 2-2 draw in overtime in a DuPage Valley Conference girls soccer game.

Girls water polo: Unbeaten Stevenson handles Naperville North  Chicago Daily Herald

The Stevenson girls water polo team is ready to get on with the state series. After all, the Patriots are ranked No. 1 in the state, the defending champs and are ...

Track and field: Naperville North boys, girls enjoy a big night  Chicago Daily Herald

Huskies girls and boys both win at their own Gus Scott Invitational.

Girls soccer: Shumate up to task for Naperville North  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North defeated Waubonsie Valley in a DuPage Valley Conference girls soccer game.

Softball: Meeks' homer lifts Neuqua Valley past Naperville North  Chicago Daily Herald

In a critical spot late in Tuesday's key DuPage Valley Conference softball battle with Naperville North, Neuqua Valley slugger Abby Meeks stepped to the plate ...

Boys lacrosse: Glenbard West blocks Naperville North's path back to state  Chicago Daily Herald

Glenbard West defeated Naperville North in a boys lacrosse sectional final.

Naperville North student writes about school's 'pressure culture' -- and community responds  Chicago Daily Herald

Pressure to succeed in suburban high schools is too much for many, so one community vows to give students the tools to handle failure and manage stress.

Family of teen who took his life after police questioning will appeal suit's dismissal  Chicago Daily Herald

The family of a Naperville teen who took his life after an interrogation by police and school officials is appealing the dismissal of a lawsuit filed in connection with ...

Boys soccer: How Naperville North's Iverson went from fearful to fearsome  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North central defender Colin Iverson is the Daily Herald DuPage County Boys Soccer All-Area Captain.

Teen 'Scared To Death' Prompts Legislation Ensuring Parent Is Present For Questioning  NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS

Illinois House lawmakers passed legislation requiring a parent be present when students are questioned or detained in connection to a crime.

Girls soccer: Previewing the Class 3A state semifinals  Chicago Daily Herald

Previewing the Class 3A state girls soccer tournament.

Naperville People in the News  Chicago Tribune

Small news items about accomplishments achieved by Naperville residents.

Boys track and field: McDonald, Naperville Central rule at DuPage Valley Conference meet  Chicago Daily Herald

If the DuPage Valley Conference presented a comeback athlete of the year in boys track and field, after Friday's championships it would have to be Naperville ...

Softball: Neuqua Valley tracks down conference crown  Chicago Daily Herald

Neuqua Valley defeated Naperville North and Waubonsie Valley to clinch the DuPage Valley Conference softball championship.

Boys soccer: Naperville North fends off Fremd  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North held off Fremd 1-0 in boys soccer action Saturday.

'It was the worst semester of my life': Naperville students confide about anxiety, academic pressure  Chicago Tribune

The "Naperville North Pressure Culture Must Change" petition suggests recent deaths and drug use by Naperville students are the result of pressure to be ...

Things to do around Naperville this weekend: April 26-28  Positively Naperville

Above / The Naperville Riverwalk and Knoch Knolls Park are alive with colorful spring flowers as well as blossoming bushes and trees, and the wooded areas ...

Naperville leader calls for Stava-Murray's resignation over 'white supremacist policies' comments  Chicago Daily Herald

One city council member in Naperville is calling for the resignation of state Rep. Anne Stava-Murray after she said the city has a "history of white supremacist ...

West Suburban Irish Parade, St. Paddys 5K Coming To Naperville  Naperville, IL Patch

Guide to West Suburban Irish Parade - Naperville, IL - The West Suburban Irish Parade steps off in Naperville on March 16! Do you have your green gear ready?

Boys track and field: Naperville Central wins DuPage County meet  Chicago Daily Herald

The 87th DuPage County Boys Track & Field Championships were so close two teams left Glenbard South's track thinking they'd won Friday's meet.

Racial Slur On Instagram Video: Naperville North High School Investigating

Racist Instagram Vid: Naperville HS Investigating - Naperville, IL - A student used a racial slur for black people.

Lawsuit claims 'excessive' questioning led to Naperville North student's death  Chicago Daily Herald

The family of a Naperville North High School student who died by suicide after being questioned at school about potential wrongdoing has filed a lawsuit ...

High School Athletics & College Scholarships  Naperville Community Television

With so many sporting activities taking place in Naperville, high school athletics and college scholarships is a topic of conversation among many families.

DuPage County Academic Team honorable mentions, 2018-2019  Chicago Daily Herald

Honorable mentions for the Daily Herald's DuPage County Academic Team.

Longtime coach Gene Nolan leaves Marist for Naperville North  The Beverly Review

In 18 seasons coaching the Marist boys basketball team, Gene Nolan accumulated one accolade after another.

A new battle for Naperville North's Mazzarella  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North rallies around Steve Mazzarella.

Girls track and field: Wheaton North surprises itself  Chicago Daily Herald

Lincoln-Way East won the Tiger girls track and field invitational at Wheaton Warrenville South. Naperville North placed second and Glenbard West third.

A wave of fast times at Neuqua Valley By D.J. Wanberg Feb 16, 2019 8:26  Chicago Daily Herald

Neuqua Valley won the Neuqua Valley boys swimming sectional, qualifying all three relays to next weekend's state meet.

Images: Girls State Soccer Semifinals in Class 2A and Class 3A  Chicago Daily Herald

See girls state soccer action in Class 2A and Class 3A on Friday at North Central College in Naperville. Wauconda won 1-0 over Joliet Catholic and Benet ...

Naperville native James Holzhauer could top $2 million this week if he continues to win on 'Jeopardy!'  Chicago Tribune

Naperville native James Holzhauer could exceed $2 million in winnings if his winning streak continues this week.

Walmart greeter with cerebral palsy may lose his Naperville store job when company switches to 'hosts'  Chicago Tribune

Unless Walmart can find another role for him in the Naperville store, a greeter with cerebral palsy who has worked for Walmart for 19 years could be out of his ...

Scouting DuPage County boys track and field  Chicago Daily Herald

A comprehensive look at DuPage County boys track and field this season.

Chief: Officer's actions in Naperville North teen's suicide 'publicly mischaracterized'  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville police Chief Robert Marshall says the actions of an officer sued for his involvement in the case of a teen's suicide have been "publicly ...

How Naperville North classmates aced ACT, SAT  Chicago Daily Herald

Talk about smart. Two Naperville North High School juniors recorded perfect scores on the ACT and SAT exams, and one even aced the PSAT preliminary ...

Girls track and field: Glenbard West stands atop talented field  Chicago Daily Herald

Glenbard West overcame second-place Lincoln-Way East and 16 other schools to win the Sue Pariseau girls track and field invitational in Glen Ellyn.

Suicide expert says rampant stress not a new problem for Naperville students  Chicago Tribune

Naperville North alumnae who became an expert on suicide after her sister took her own life offers insight into what might the cause of rising anxiety among ...

School disciplinary incident ends with a Naperville teen's suicide: 'They scared him to death'  Chicago Tribune

Naperville teen commits suicide after police question him about child pornography, then left him alone to ponder fate.

Naperville native, 'Jeopardy!' contestant James Holzhauer nearly breaks his record one-day winnings total; ext  Chicago Tribune

Naperville North graduate extended his winning streak Monday and Tuesday and came close to breaking his single-day winning record.

FAFSA Deadline Nears: Heres What That Means For Naperville  Naperville, IL Patch

FAFSA Deadline: What It Means For Naperville - Naperville, IL - The 2019 deadline to complete Free Application for Federal Student Aid is approaching. Here's ...

Naperville North student earns perfect scores on ACT, SAT and PSAT  Chicago Tribune

A Naperville North student has mastered the Triple Crown of college readiness. Not only did junior Ryan Robbins earn a perfect score on the ACT, he also got ...

A new beginning: Graduation season in DuPage  Chicago Daily Herald

A look back at some of our high school graduations ...

Girls track and field: Glenbard West's Hart goes the distance for triple crown  Chicago Daily Herald

Glenbard West junior Katelynne Hart remained unbeaten at the state girls track and field meet, winning the Class 3A 800-, 1600- and 3200-meter runs.

Images: Class 3A Boys State Soccer Semifinals  Chicago Daily Herald

See action from Class 3A state boys soccer semifinals at Hoffman Estates High School on Friday. Libertyville played Collinsville and Naperville North played ...

Oswego knocks off Naperville North again  Chicago Daily Herald

Oswego defeated Naperville North at the Oswego East Holiday Classic girls basketball tournament quarterfinals.

Kanye's visit to Naperville Pepe's a draw for diners, owner says, but teen reporter who spoke to rapper underw  Chicago Tribune

Kanye West visited a Naperville Pepe's Mexican restaurant two weeks ago.

Girls golf: Naperville North's Flaherty comes up aces at DVC meet  Chicago Daily Herald

Naperville North's Mara Flaherty recorded a hole-in-one and then defeated Naperville Central's Emma Lim in a playoff at the DuPage Valley Conference girls ...

The DuPage County All-Area Baseball Team  Chicago Daily Herald

Baseball: Introducing the 2019 Daily Herald DuPage County All-Area Team.

Where do the Naperville City Council candidates stand on the issues? Here are their answers.  Chicago Tribune

Naperville City Council candidates answer questions posed by the Naperville Sun.

Boys tennis: Wheaton Academy wins sectional championship  Chicago Daily Herald

A roundup of DuPage County boys tennis sectional results.

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