Teachers help save man from burning h...

Teachers help save man from burning house in Clarendon Hills

There are 10 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from May 15, 2008, titled Teachers help save man from burning house in Clarendon Hills. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

As Becky Placzek was preparing for her math class Thursday morning, she looked out her classroom window and saw smoke billowing from a nearby house.

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Lloyd Church

Albuquerque, NM

#1 May 15, 2008
Did the Clarendon Hills Fire Department arrive by fire truck or bus from Cicero Ave?
Mark G

Elmhurst, IL

#2 May 15, 2008
Hilarious that the dude starting throwing clothes and shoes out the window...would've been even funnier if the teachers saw a bong strapped to a pillowcase come flying out
Ella

Melrose Park, IL

#3 May 15, 2008
Lloyd Church wrote:
Did the Clarendon Hills Fire Department arrive by fire truck or bus from Cicero Ave?
Huh?

Since: Mar 08

Chicago, IL

#4 May 15, 2008
They're school teachers. I mean, that's what they do- wake kids up.
Cat

Chicago, IL

#5 May 16, 2008
Cut the snarky remarks on this board for once. I saw this incident. The teachers very likely helped save this kid's life.
doc oc

United States

#6 May 16, 2008
Hey newsman! Get some pictures of this one.
YB Normal

Schaumburg, IL

#7 May 16, 2008
Rogo was president of his high school class last year, a varsity football player and a great kid. He's also a VERY big boy. Jumping out a 2nd story window...he's lucky to be in one piece. A big shout out to the grade school taechers next door!
YB Normal

Schaumburg, IL

#8 May 16, 2008
...that would be "teachers"...
Karen

Highland, NY

#9 May 18, 2008
Way to go Sylvia. I'm proud of you!
Jaquisha

Barrington, IL

#10 Aug 22, 2009
I saw da hole thing from my car. The cracker didnt do one thang. It was all the black person. Everyone is a racialist for thinking it was the cracker to

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