For the second year in a row, OPRF is conducting a spring-only check of every family's place of residence. Families are required to bring into the school proof-of-residency documents, such as leases or mortgage statements.
While teacher contract negotiations at Oak Park school District 97 are nowhere near the finish line after starting in January, the school board and faculty representatives at the table have reached a point in the process where they'll be getting into the details about what the next contract will look like, according to Supt. Al Roberts.
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.