At this Friday's 34th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Assembly, OPRFHS students will have a chance to hear senior Anthony Moaton deliver the winning entry in the 27th annual student oratorical contest for the second year in a row.
The week of January 14 is the last opportunity to have holiday trees picked up by the Village's waste hauler. Trees will be picked up on regular trash and recycling collection days, but only through next week.
98.7WFMT and the WFMT Radio Network will broadcast HEALING THE BROKENHEARTED, a special 60-minute memorial concert in remembrance of the twenty children and six teachers lost to gun violence last month at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT.
The model of an Oak Park and River Forest-based organization that provides low-income children with access to instrumental music education will be a featured topic at the January 26 annual conference of the Illinois Music Educators Association.
For the fifth consecutive year, student performers from Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School's BRAVO! program are heading to the National Junior Theater Festival in Atlanta, Georgia over the Martin Luther King holiday weekend.
Jonah Freed, the son of Kevin Freed and Anne Russell of Oak Park, Illinois has been named to the dean's list of Macalester College for academic achievement during the fall semester of the 2012-13 school year.