OPRF High School recently 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.
State Rep. Chris Welch (7th) is proposing legislation that would allow elimination of River Forest Township (RFT) by merging its functions into the Village of River Forest. RFT currently has a longstanding Intergovernmental Agreement with Oak Park Township to provide key services.
We are seeking candidates for the PADS Board of Directors to serve for the 2014-2016 term. Specifically, we seek candidates who want to be part of West Suburban PADS' mission to transition people from housing crisis to housing stability and who understand the important role of the board in sustaining nonprofit organizations.