Now in its third year, Ben-A-Fit, an annual fundraiser created by proud parent and Aspire board member, Marc Adelman, is being held on Saturday, June 2nd from 2 - 6 p.m. at La Majada Restaurant celebrating the success of new Aspire participant, Mickey Catrambone.
Which do you prefer - face to face or Facebook? We might fool ourselves, but social media connects us only superficially to others. What provides real, meaningful connection is our live, in-person interactions.
In anticipation of the ReelAbilities Chicago Disabilities Film Festival, running from April 25-29 at the Lake Theatre, I spoke with River Forest couple Barb Smith and Tom Hazinski about their remarkable efforts parenting their third child, Michael, a 22-year-old who lives with multiple disabilities, both mental and physical.
Oak Park River Forest Robotics Club students Tom Jozefowicz, Jesse Cornman, and Luisa Vasquez have refined their myoelectric (muscle voltage), thought-controlled robotic arm that won both regional and state competitions last year, and they are moving onto the prestigious International Google Science Fair!