November 20th, 2018 4:32 PM
Silly smiles in footie pajamas. Gleeful grins beneath mad scientist hair. There's me holding up Rock 'em Sock 'em Robots and pointing at G.I. Joe with Kung Fu Grip. The camera did not record for posterity a feverish Donnie stuck in his sick bed, or Grandma Knight's dachshund felling her tree amidst a ruckus of crashing ornaments and tinsel.
November 20th, 2018 3:45 PM
I'm lucky enough to have had a lot of Thanksgiving celebrations in my lifetime. One memorable year when I was already a minister, so more or less a grown up, I flew to my dad and stepmom's house.
November 20th, 2018 3:44 PM
About three years ago I was diagnosed with an illness that causes severe fatigue. Around the same time Donald Trump announced his campaign for President. One attack on the body and one on the spirit.
November 20th, 2018 3:43 PM
I have been reading the online comments in response to the 14-year-old boy who was identified as the person who posted the swastika at the high school.
November 20th, 2018 3:41 PM
In the eight years since the road diet for Madison was first proposed, research on road diets has evolved considerably. What was once a "slam dunk" case should now be re-considered.
November 20th, 2018 3:40 PM
It was a team effort. Oak Park is a unique community. However, when we got on board the J.B. Pritzker campaign for Illinois Governor, our efforts in Oak Park turned out ... hmmmm ... good.
November 20th, 2018 3:37 PM
The 14-year-old Oak Park and River Forest High School student who was charged with using Apple's AirDrop feature to send the image of a swastika.
November 20th, 2018 3:36 PM
I see Hinsdale voters soundly defeated a $166M high school referendum to fund a wish list very similar to OPRF's. You ask for too much, you get nothing.
November 20th, 2018 3:33 PM
Thank you, Wednesday Journal, for publishing my piece on our "underperforming" middle schools (Brooks and Julian) with suggestions for intervention that would help bring low-income students achieve their grade level in reading/writing and math [What do we do about underperforming schools? Viewpoints, Nov.7].
November 20th, 2018 3:32 PM
On Saturday, state Rep. Emanuel "Chris" Welch (7th), whose district includes parts of River Forest, convened a press conference in Chicago to protest a resolution.
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