The eighth grade boys' basketball team from Brooks Middle School bested six teams from the area to capture first place in the fourth annual Oak Park-River Forest Al Allen Village Tournament, which was held at Oak Park-River Forest High School.
All day, Monday, March 4 (no school, Casimir Pulaski Day), 3rd-5th grade kids will play some new games and make up others. They'll construct their own mini-golf course out of LEGOs, play improv games to make each other laugh, create an artsy board game to take home, and cut loose with games in the gym.
Katherine Trainor of Oak Park, IL had a once in a lifetime opportunity yesterday, January 28, at Saint Mary's College. The senior was one of just five students to perform for Tony- and Grammy-award-winning singer and actress Audra McDonald in a master class on campus.