A 19 percent overall expense hike in the proposed 2005-06 budget of the Cicero Township School Treasurer's Office concerned school officials attending the Trustees of Schools quarterly meeting Monday night.
After five years of planning, public meetings, contentiousness and hard work, the renovated Keystone Park facilities at Keystone Avenue and Lake Street will officially and finally open this Friday night at 6 p.m.
A computer glitch marred an otherwise fine running of The Race That's Good for Life, delaying final results and causing a number of runners to head home without their age group awards. But with Sunday's sunshine, warm temperatures and a good turnout, other elements of the event went well.
By Fenwick head girls' track and field coach Dale Heidloff can't be too upset that one runner from last season's State-qualifying 800-meter relay team won't be returning this year. After all, his daughter Kristin Heidloff is now playing basketball at Georgetown.
Before leaving for the 12th annual Wendy's Spring Classic High School Softball Invitational in Ashland, Ohio, this week, the OPRF softball team rebounded from a loss to No. 1-ranked Sandburg to edge Queen of Peace 3-1.