lyons lyons  /ˈlaɪ ənz/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a city in east-central France on the Rhone River; a principal producer of silk and rayon
  2. (n) the council in 1274 that effected a temporary reunion of the Greek Orthodox with the Roman Catholic Church
  3. (n) the council of the Western Church in 1245 that excommunicated Holy Roman Emperor Frederick II and planned a new crusade against the Holy Land

News

  1. Lyons Township High School students play the game of life

    LA GRANGE — Like a splash of cold water in the face, Lyons Township High School students got a dose of reality in a life simulation game. Consumer education students agreed the experience June 13 was fun, as well as eye-opening as they fast-forwarded ahead to tackling life at age 25. The program for summer school students, in its second year, was sponsored by the La Grange Rotary Club and the ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Doings Western Springs

  2. Lyons Township High School to consider bond issue for major projects

    LA GRANGE — A series of major renovations could be in store for Lyons Township High School, beginning in the summer 2014. School Board members reviewed sets of conceptual drawings June 17 for projects including a major remodeling of the Reber Center stage and auditorium, cafeteria and locker rooms at the north campus for juniors and seniors in La Grange. Potential plans also include an ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Doings Western Springs

  3. Lyons Township High School Board objects to treasurer’s office bill

    LA GRANGE — More information is needed before Lyons Township High School officials would pay a $254,000 bill for financial services. Superintendent Tim Kilrea advised the School Board Monday to seek additional details before agreeing to the bill he called “staggering” from the Lyons Township School Treasurer’s Office, up 17 percent from a year ago. Kilrea said he requested in writing ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Doings Western Springs

Quotes

  1. "Gerrard is fine, he has trained normally today and will play against Lyons," Benitez said. "But Fernando is not close enough to fitness to be considered. He will miss this one but I hope he will be OK to play against Manchester United next...
    on Oct 19, 2009 By: Rafael Benitez Source: Times Online

  2. "Terry Lyons' enormous contributions to our media relations efforts for almost three decades have been a key driver to our growth, domestically and internationally," commissioner David Stern said in a statement. "He has grown up with the NBA...
    on Apr 18, 2007 By: David Stern Source: SI.com

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