Tickets now available for the all-years reunion at Von Steuben on October 12, 2012. Doors to the auditorium at the north end of the building open at 7 pm and stay open until 10:30 pm. Tickets are $10 each. You can buy a ticket online now at the Von Steuben Alumni Association website or you […]
Howard Glantz, regular contributor to this blog, asked me to help spread the word about the upcoming 75th birthday celebration for Von Steuben’s January and June 1955 classes. If you know other members of the ’55 class, please tell them about the event. Knowing Howard, this will be a great time. When: July 21, 2012 Where: Mission […]
The Top Hats were a Roosevelt High School Club.
We came to Von Steuben Alumni Day with our memories and hindsight knowledge and expertise in an astonishing range of fields. Yet, it came down to this: the most popular question was, did the boys really have to swim naked?
It took a while, but self-described vinyl junkie and Roosevelt High School alum Mike Wolstein tracked down which Chicago public school was memorialized in rock and roll history.