Dominican University's Graduate School of Library and Information Science (GSLIS) has named assistant professor Mary Pat Fallon as director of its doctor of philosophy in library and information science program.
Community Bank of Oak Park River Forest is pleased to announce that Hephzibah Children's Association is the recipient of Community Bank's Champion Grant. The purpose of the Champion Grant is to assist organizations in providing community outreach programs for low or moderate income individuals.
One month away from July 19 opening of the National Senior Games in Cleveland, Bob O'Connor, 67, of River Forest, Ill. will receive NSGA's Personal Best award. O'Connor epitomizes a new definition of "personal best" as the ongoing journey on and off the field to strive for fitness, health and wellness while inspiring others to be active and live longer, better quality lives.
Fresenius Medical Care North America (FMCNA), the nation's leading network of dialysis facilities, today awarded its Fresenius Medical Care West Suburban facility, located at 518 N Austin Ave. in Oak Park, the Center of Excellence designation for achieving the highest standards in patient care in 2012.
District 97 will be holding two open enrollment registration sessions for all grades (K-8) on July 11, 2013 in the board room of the district's administration building, which is located at 970 Madison Street.
Jody Raphael, of Oak Park, attorney and senior research fellow at the Schiller DuCanto & Fleck Family Law Center at the DePaul University College of Law, will receive the Elmer Gertz Award for Human Rights from the Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA) at the organization's 137th Annual Meeting on Friday, June 21, at the Grand Geneva Resort in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.