Percy Julian Middle School hosts a legislative forum Wednesday Oct. 9, featuring state representatives LaShawn Ford and Camille Lilly, and state senators Don Harmon and Kimberly Lightford. The event is scheduled for 7:30-9 p.m. at Julian, 416 S. Ridgeland. The forum is sponsored by Oak Park elementary school District 97.
Oak Park and River Forest High School celebrated Homecoming last weekend with a football game against Glenbard West on Friday Oct. 4. Though Glenbard West won the game 20-14, OPRF's sophomore team beat the Hilltoppers 55-20.
Some may know him as Lt. Jim Dangle on Reno 911. Now Oak Park native, OPRF grad and comedian Thomas Lennon has a new role as Max, owner of an online retail company with a serious power complex and the boss of Sean Hayes on the new sitcom Sean Saves the World.
No one has it all together. That's the overarching message of 'Enough Said', a film about two divorced parents trying to make a relationship with one another work. The film stars Julia Louis-Dreyfus and former Soprano's star the late James Gandolfini.