District 90's Community Caucus, the independent group that has endorsed every candidate sitting on the River Forest public school board in recent memory, has picked three people to run for the board this spring.
The River Forest TIF will end on Dec. 31, after 22 years in existence. It remains uncertain whether the village government can pull off a final deal to use accumulated TIF funds in a redevelopment deal at Lake and Lathrop or will wind up distributing those funds to local taxing bodies as the law requires.
It starts innocently. You go for a jog, and you get out of breath a little bit sooner. But it starts getting worse. Soon, you get winded on a walk to the train station; Then on a walk to the kitchen. Eventually, your heart pounds away furiously in your chest as you sit idly. Working as hard as it can, your heart simply can't pump enough blood for your body.