Tom's been writing about religion – broadly defined – for years in the Journal. Tom's experience as a retired minister and his curiosity about matters of faith will make for an always insightful exploration of these topics. Tom's encouraging open discussion, so join in.
Syed Mohuddin (a.k.a. Mohi) Ahmed and his wife Nausheen Akhter will begin keeping the month of Ramadan on June 5. The River Forest residents will fast, going without food or drink, from sunrise to sunset, every day for four weeks.
According to Philip Prale, assistant superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction at Oak Park and River Forest High School, every student at the high school is encouraged to go to at least a junior college after graduating.