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Platanus occidentalis - The Sycamore Tree

The American Sycamore Tree (American sycamore, eastern sycamore, buttonwood or buttonball tree) is native to the central and eastern United States, growing in all states east of the great plains except for Minnesota. 978 more words

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Sycamore defense may be improved

Sycamore, which went 2-8 in football last year, should be improved on defense this season.

The War Eagles are strong at linebacker with seniors Nathan and Matthew Chandler and Zach Biggs manning the inside spots on the team’s 3-5-3 scheme. 84 more words


Local: Man Arrested After Leading Police On A 100mph High Speed Chase

Henry Mazzecka, 26, of Sycamore Township is currently in police custody after leading police on a high speed chase. It all began at 1:23am on Montgomery Rd when an officer attempted to pull Mazzecka after being clocked at 61 in a 25mph zone. 19 more words


Classes, Sycamore, and Timetables, oh my!

Week 2 of orientation has begun, and my life feels like it has just become significantly more busy….

Late last week I confirmed the classes that I will be teaching this year – some I expected, and another I did not. 259 more words

Making A Board

I thought some folks might want to see the steps I go through in making one of those fancy cutting boards, so I took some photos while I was making one.   593 more words

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An Amazing Weekend

Last year Kyle and I won a scavenger hunt put on by Goose Island Beer. Our prize was a free trip to Chicago and this past weekend we used our trip to pack in as much as possible! 286 more words

Following the snake

Unusually, I am blogging this in my Ollismark blog rather than the aberrantbee blog. My outdoor ramblings have declined of late, not due to a lack of activities but rather an increase in outdoor time. 445 more words