Ten months into her first term as Oak Park’s village president, Vicki Scaman sat for an interview with Dan Haley, Growing Community Media’s editor and publisher.

In the hour-long conversation, interrupted at one point by internet gremlins, Scaman talked about her unexpected and intense interest in infrastructure issues, progress toward hiring a new village manager and the village board’s determination to draw more citizens into the public discussion.

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Dan Haley

Dan was one of the three founders of Wednesday Journal in 1980. He’s still here as its four flags – Wednesday Journal, Austin Weekly News, Forest Park Review and Riverside-Brookfield Landmark – make...