Oak Park Elementary School District 97 and the Oak Park Police Department have formalized their process of reporting crimes committed by students via a new intergovernmental agreement between to two entities.
Whittier School, one of the eight elementary schools in Oak Park District 97, is looking for a new principal as current administrator Carol Young is set to retire in June. Young is retiring after more than 25 years in D97, including stints as principal of two district schools — Mann and Whittier.
The Chicago City Council last week voted to regulate how e-cigarettes are used, bought and sold in the city. The new rules include banning e-cigarettes wherever smoking is prohibited and moving them behind store counters. Sales to minors are also prohibited.