The Park District spent at least $1,300 to remove graffiti from the side of Ridgeland Common Saturday, after taggers used pink and black spray paint to deface the side of the new pool building sometime between midnight and 5 a.m. Oct. 11.
Oak Park resident Eddie C. Campbell, a seminal blues guitarist and singer who played with Howlin' Wolf, Willie Dixon and Muddy Waters, will received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Chicago Music Awards during a ceremony Sunday at the Copernicus Center.
Grace Lutheran School boys basketball coach William Thompson, featured on the front page of the Jan. 29 edition of the Wednesday Journal, recently won his 900th coaching victory of a grade-school career that has lasted 43 years.
I am giving away an upright Spinet piano to anyone who wants to move it. I used it for daily practice and I've kept it in tune. I need to get it out of my house at 1038 Beloit, Forest Park, IL 60130, no later than 2-22-19. I can be reached at...