The article "OPRF 'heterosexual quiz' rankles dad, OPALGA, too" (May 4) stated there were 11 questions on the sexual preference/experience survey handed out to OPRF foreign language students on the Day of Silence. Six questions were printed. I'd like to know the other 5 as well. Why wouldn't all questions have been included? Perhaps there wasn't enough space in last week's paper.
Well, now it's us. Six stories, 75 condos, stores, all on the end of our block on Madison. Mr. Schiess strikes again. Six stories? How many six story buildings are there in Oak Park? Both I can think of at least have some land around them. This won't.
The OPRF Board of Education gave the Boosters permission to explore the support and concerns surrounding the potential for permanent lighting in the stadium field. We find it both curious and disappointing that both the Boosters and John Rigas of the District 200 Board of Education don't understand why the neighbors would object to this process.
I began reading Dan Haley's column, "After abandoning Austin, whites mourn their church," and began to identify with much of what he wrote. I was, however, stunned by his assertion that those who moved out of Austin during times of changing demographics were "afraid and stupid and racist."
On May 15, over 200 people with varying perspectives came together for the Fourth Annual Walk for a Just Peace in Israel and Palestine. Why the Walk? The need was apparent even as it unfolded. Stickers reading "No Arabs, No Terror" were found on light poles along the Walk route, and an individual was distributing anti-Semitic literature.