January 15th, 2019 3:47 PM
The most noticeable thing about climate change is the great silence surrounding it. The most important and pressing issue of our time sometimes appears to be a taboo subject. Yet currently, agreement on this issue is as high as it has ever been.
January 15th, 2019 3:46 PM
As the black mother of two black girls, I am always acutely aware of how black girls are harmed in this society. However, there are some moments in America when it is amplified that I and my girls are truly at the bottom of the totem pole of those deemed in need of protecting.
January 15th, 2019 3:43 PM
The District 200 Board of Education is following some really bad advice on how to finance roughly $53 million in Imagine OPRF capital projects.
January 15th, 2019 3:42 PM
Good job on the Fenwick article about sexual abuse committed by Fr. William Farrell, O.P. The story was clear and compelling. [Victims of former Fenwick priest tell their stories, News, Jan. 9]
January 15th, 2019 3:41 PM
As a candidate in the upcoming election for the Oak Park Village Board, I oppose the transfer of authority over Freedom of Information Act requests from the village clerk to the village attorney.
January 15th, 2019 3:39 PM
During the 2009 retirement party for Village Clerk Sandra Sokol, the standing-room-only crowd was asked to raise their hands if Sandra had ever helped them. Every hand in the room went up — a room so packed that the fire department almost shut it down.
January 15th, 2019 3:38 PM
VOICE is a new grass-roots community organization that many Oak Park residents have heard about in recent news media coverage, Facebook postings, and other sources.
January 15th, 2019 3:37 PM
The role of the village clerk has been decimated going back many years. Our clerks have tended to be the guardians of our citizens facing the governing bureaucracy.
January 15th, 2019 3:34 PM
Oak Park Area ClimateAction to present "100% Renewable Energy" resolution to the Oak Park Village Board on Jan. 28.
January 15th, 2019 3:31 PM
And so, he rode into the House, his plan to build a wall "Don't worry about the money," he groused, "Mexico will pay it all."
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