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Brush Alumni Association Wishes You a Safe and Healthy Holiday Season and a Happy New Year
Released: 12/23/2020
Read the full story. Brush ARCS: As this crazy, unprecedented year draws to a close, we are celebrating our holidays and the new year in ways that probably look very different from prior years. To say that 2020 has been tough would be a massive understatement. What we thought was going to be a little ...
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Your Newsletter
Released: 12/14/2020
Read the full story. This is your newsletter! Although we are here to facilitate its publication, we can not be entirely responsible for its content. That's up to you! Doing something interesting that you think other alumni might want to read about? Getting together with some classmates for a dinner? Weekend ...
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SOS
Released: 12/14/2020
Read the full story. The Brush Athletic Department is looking for any past athletic records that you may have. Please contact Athletic Director Rob Atwood at (216) 691-2100 ☎ or atwood@sel.k12.oh.us ✉.
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A New Editor - Sally Shortle Miller '71
Released: 12/14/2020
Read the full story. In our effort to recruit new members into the active group of Alumni Association volunteers, we hit the jackpot! A year or so ago, Sally Shortle Miller '71 began to attend our regular monthly meetings. At first, Sally was quiet and observed the process and cadence of our gatherings. It ...
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ARC Alumni Accolades to Nancy Redmond Brown '59
Released: 12/14/2020
Read the full story. From the bottom of our hearts we express our gratitude to Nancy Redmond Brown who has served as the editor of this newsletter since 2015. An active member of the Alumni Association, Nancy serves as a trustee and participates in just about everything we do. Under Nancy's editorial ...
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A Facelift For Brush
Released: 12/14/2020
Read the full story. This year Brush High School has undergone a massive renovation. The changes have affected the entire first floor. The old gym (Girls gym) on the east side of the building has been totally changed and will now be locker rooms for the football and other teams. There will be home and away ...
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Commemorative Pavers
Memorial Walkway Paver Order Form
A Perfect Gift for Your Brush High Alum

Released: 12/14/2020
Read the full story. What: A personalized, engraved, brick paver that will bear an alum's name, a family name, or good wishes for past/present/or future generations. Where: These pavers are prominently located between the circle drive and Korb Football Field, adding to the beauty of Brush High School ...
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Local Business Spotlight: Lyndhurst Florist
Released: 12/14/2020
Read the full story. Lyndhurst Florist has long been a stable business in the South Euclid-Lyndhurst community. It was started by Thomas Costa on Sunview Road in 1923. Today it is owned and operated by two Brush graduates, Tom Santos ('70) and his sister Sandra Uzell ('73). In 1923, the business had ...
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A Look Back
Released: 12/14/2020
Read the full story. With all the renovations going on at the Brush High School, we decided to take a look back. In 1940, Brush sat far back from Mayfield Road with a field of corn in front of it. All students entered through the two front doors. The gymnasium on the east side of the school has fondly been known ...
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Breakfast Cereals, Cartoons & Cleveland Indians: Marty Gitlin ~ Class of 1975
Released: 12/14/2020
Read the full story. Marty Gitlin already felt certain about his career path after graduating from Brush in 1975. He loved sports and he loved to write. So he put two and two together and decided to become a sportswriter. The result was four years at Ohio University, which he believed boasted one of the ...
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Class of 1971 50th Class Reunion
September 25th 2021

Released: 12/14/2020
Read the full story. The Brush High School Class of 1971 will hold their 50th Class Reunion at Dubrovnik's in Eastlake on September 25th 2021. Contact Steve Brofman at (216) 906-9589 ☎ or unclestevie1353@yahoo.com ✉. Watch their Facebook page for updates. You can find them on Facebook here or ...
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SEL Snapshot - 2020
Released: 12/14/2020
Read the full story. This past spring, despite COVID-19 causing jobs and wages to be lost, the residents of our community proved that they value public education and support our schools by passing a 6.9-mil levy - 5.9 mils of which is to be used for general operations and 1 mil for permanent improvements ...
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Brush Alumni Wall of Achievement
Released: 12/14/2020
Read the full story. The Brush Alumni Wall of Achievement event is typically held annually or every other year. In November 2019, we honored four Brush graduates, two retired teachers and approximately 20 of the top ranking Brush seniors. The purpose of the Wall of Achievement is "To recognize ...
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Never Too Late To Make Amends
Released: 12/14/2020
Read the full story. Is there anything you did in high school that still haunts you to this day? From poor beverage choices at a Friday night party to some seriously questionable outfit choices, teenagers often do things that seem outlandishly stupid. Failing to consider the consequences of their ...
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The Beauty of Brush High School
Released: 12/14/2020
Read the full story. When it comes to the most beautiful high schools in Ohio, Brush does well compared to the rest of the state. The driver's education company, Aceable, loves to compile lists on their blog and recently compiled a list of the prettiest high schools in Ohio. The list, released in the blog on ...
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Speaking of Mascots
Released: 12/14/2020
Read the full story. As most of us know, Brush was named for the inventor of the electric arc lamp, which first lit up Public Square in Cleveland in 1879 and continued to light public streets around the world well into the 20th century. The Euclid native's invention led to the high school named in his honor taking on ...
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Worth Repeating ~ Join Us!
Released: 12/14/2020
Read the full story. Have you ever wondered, "What is an Alumni Association?" Why should I be a part of my High School Alumni Association?" "What do I have to offer my old High School?" Well these are some great questions... and hopefully, we can answer these and a few more for you... read on ...
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May 2020 Update From The Brush Alumni Association. No Matter How Far Apart We Are, Art And Music Can Help Us Relax And Bring Us Closer Together.
By Deb DiLillo Betz '76
& Jamie Allison Sanders '98

Released: 5/25/2020
Read the full story. As we approach summer 2020, we all share a unique, unanticipated and unprecedented experience; the world is stressed out by coronavirus. Businesses shut their doors, schools closed, markets fell and to some extent, the world seemed to stop. Being Brush ARCS, we try not to ...
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The Brush Alumni Association Winter 2020 Arc-Lite Newsletter
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. The Brush Alumni Association is working to preserve the history of Brush High School. We appear to be the only organization devoted to this important mission. Our office houses a complete set of yearbooks. It has file drawers of photographs; some old copies of the Arc-Lite, the ...
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Much Effort Goes into Preserving Brush's Legacy and Promoting its Future
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. The Brush Alumni Association is working to preserve the history of Brush High School. We appear to be the only organization devoted to this important mission. Our office houses a complete set of yearbooks. It has file drawers of photographs; some old copies of the Arc-Lite, the ...
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Welcome Sally Shortle Miller - Class of 1971
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. Sally Shortle Miller is a member of the Class of 1971 at Brush High School. She is one of three generations in her family to graduate from Brush. Her mother, Margaret Prasse Shortie was a member of the Class of 1940 and Sally's children, Katherine Miller and Gregory Miller, graduated in ...
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Induction Dinner for 2019 Wall of Achievement
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. The 2019 Wall of Achievement Induction Dinner was held on November 14, 2019 at Acacia Reservation Clubhouse in Lyndhurst. Four Brush graduates and two retired teachers were inducted for their accomplishments. The top Brush seniors were honored for six ...
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The Class of '54 Celebrates 65 Years of Memories
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. The Class of '54 celebrated our special 65th reunion the weekend of August 16, 17, and 18th. Friday evening's get-together was a fun evening with five first timers who came. The event was held at the Mayfield Village Community Center. The Saturday evening event was held at Pine ...
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Class of '59 - 60th Reunion
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. The Class of 1959 celebrated their sixtieth reunion on August 3, 2019 at the Acacia Reservation Clubhouse in Lyndhurst. Close to ninety classmates attended. Members of the class came that had never attended a reunion in the sixty years since graduation. The evening was filled with good ...
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Class of 1969 - 50th Reunion
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. The Class of '69 held their 50th reunion on September 21st at Mayfield Sand Ridge Country Club. On Friday evening, some classmates attended the Brush/Mayfield football home game. Others celebrated at The Rustic Grill at Stone Water in Highland Heights with food, talk, and memories.
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Class of 1979 - 40th Reunion
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. Brush Class of 1979's 40th reunion was a hit! The event was held on Saturday, August 10th 2019 at Play Arcade and Kitchen in Mayfield Heights. Almost 200 guests came to the party. The committee consisted of Joel Zaas, Karen Roth-Tindel and Marci Gross-Izeman. The reunion ...
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Class of '84 Celebrates 35th with Three Events
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. The Class of '84 held their 35th Reunion on Saturday, August 3rd, on the upper deck of Shooter's on the Water in Cleveland's Flats. There were 112 attendees for the afternoon party. The Class of '84 made it a whole weekend starting off with a Friday night concert by Dave Galaxy and ...
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Class of 1994 - 25th Reunion
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. The Class of 1994 held a "Twenty-Five Year Get-Together" on August 10, 2019 at Dito's Bar and Grill. It was great to catch up with old friends and classmates on a lovely summer evening. Thank you to Jenna Galatis Abrams and Lyndsey Suster Sarris for organizing this event. We are ...
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Upcoming Reunions
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. 60th Reunion of Brush Class of 1960. August 23, 2020. Luncheon 11 am — 4 pm. Acacia Clubhouse at Acacia Reservation. Lyndhurst, Ohio. Contact: Dorothy Dvorak Zenobi if you plan to attend or have questions. (440) 442-4858. Please pass on this information to our classmates. Class of ...
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Commemorative Pavers
Memorial Walkway Paver Order Form
A Perfect Gift for Your Brush High Alum

Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. What: A personalized, engraved, brick paver that will bear an alum's name, a family name, or good wishes for past/present/or future generations. Where: These pavers are prominently located between the circle drive and Korb Football Field, adding to the beauty of Brush High School ...
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Lamp Honors Charles F. Brush
Released: 3/17/2020
Read the full story. Located on Public Square next to the Society Bank in Cleveland is a commemorative decorative lamp in honor of Charles F. Brush. In 1869, Charles Brush placed twenty arc lamps around Monumental Park, now Public Square. The iron lantern was designed by John Root in 1890 ...
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The Brush Alumni Association Needs You!
Help Us Keep The Arc Spirit Alive!
Many Important Initiatives To Choose From
Join Us At Our Next Meeting
February 11th 2020

Released: 2/5/2020
Read the full story. Happy New Year from the Brush High Alumni Association! Thank you for signing up to receive our electronic newsletter. Our big "Winter Newsletter" is coming soon... this is just a short correspondence to let you know... WE NEED YOU! Our organization is small, but we have taken ...
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