Chris Ledbetter called, breathless, ecstatic; if projectile spit could somehow make its way through a phone receiver, then I would have been immediately grabbing for a tissue. OPRF High School's head baseball coach had something big to tell me.
All five of the people competing for spots on the Oak Park Village Board of Trustees are white, and only one is a woman. A questioner at a candidate forum last week asked for the political hopefuls’ reaction to that relative lack of diversity.
Trinity High School students, staffers, and friends are invited to a prayer service Thursday night to kick-off “Lock-In For Life,” a sleepover event designed as an indoor version of Relay for Life. After a commemorative ceremony to memorialize lives lost to cancer and to celebrate survivors, eligible students will stay through the night for games and activities.