Dominican University in River Forest has been ranked in the top 10 of best Catholic colleges in the country by BestColleges.com, a Web database whose aim is to help students and their families make informed decisions about higher education.
In response to a recent WJ letter to the editor [Why won't Lake book movies for adults? Viewpoints, July 31], Mark Mazrimas, marketing manager for Classic Cinemas, counters that Woody Allen's new film, Blue Jasmine, opens at The Lake this Friday, and the R-rated The World's End is coming soon.
Is it our imagination or have mosquitos taken the summer off? They seemed to take last summer off too, but that was during a horrendous drought, not conducive to mosquito reproduction. There has been plenty of rain this summer, however, so you'd think there'd be a bumper crop. We haven't seen them.
The Oak Park Suzuki School, founded in 2005 by Oak Park resident Meg Lanfear, is expanding into the 1,200-square-foot storefront on the corner of Harrison Street and Ridgeland Avenue at the end of August.