It is the slam dunk of local government collaboration. Yes, let's move forward to merge River Forest's township government with village government. That's the gist of the bill Rep. Chris Welch (D-7th) will introduce this week in Springfield.
OPRF High School named four winners of its annual Martin Luther King essay contest. In honor of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, students were asked to write about the cause they would march for today. We are running one essay each week.
Brian Slowiak's recent questions [OakPark.com] about a universal background check (UBC) system go far beyond the level of information we should be providing for any proposed system of checks prior to the transfer of any and all firearms.