Eight Illinois Democratic members of the U.S. House of Representatives signed a letter to President Barack Obama stating their opposition to fast-tracking the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). Rep. Danny K. Davis, who represents most of Oak Park, was one of those eight. Thank you, Rep. Davis.
When a subcommittee gathers next week for perhaps the last time to craft recommendations for exterior renovations at River Forest's Roosevelt Middle School, the critical issue of parking is still on the table, District 90's school board president said last week.
Rick Malnati's inaugural season as head coach of the Fenwick High School boys basketball program has already hit some roadblocks in the form of injuries, but he's optimistic his Friars will be at a much better place as they march further and further into their 2013-14 campaign.
Mimi Schneider won the 50-yard freestyle and 100-yard butterfly and Paulina Kaminski claimed the 100-yard breaststroke to lead Fenwick to a third-place team finish at the girls swimming state finals Saturday.