Friday, August 23rd, 2019 2:20 PM
On Aug. 23, Oak Park and River Forest High School District 200 officials announced a major curriculum change designed to address a historic problem at the high school — for years, the majority of students in freshmen honors courses have been white while college prep courses have contained a disproportionate amount of black and brown students.
Wednesday, August 21st, 2019 11:15 AM
Circuit court clerk decides against reelection, opening path to field of challengers
Wednesday, August 21st, 2019 10:31 AM
Amanda Siegfried replaces Chris Jasculca as district spokesperson
Tuesday, August 13th, 2019 3:13 PM
Kara Jackson, the Oak Park and River Forest High School graduate who was named National Youth Poet Laureate earlier this year, now has a book of poems out titled Bloodstone Cowboy.
Tuesday, August 13th, 2019 3:10 PM
There's a giant black pineapple that's been growing in Oak Park for the last several months, right next door to the main post office on Lake Street.
Tuesday, August 6th, 2019 4:14 PM
In response to a July 31 article I wrote, entitled "West Side clergy highlight legacy of 1919 race riot," an alert reader, Edgar Hiestand, emailed an Aug. 8, 1919 Oak Leaves article, "News From Militia Front," that's worth mentioning.
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