March 19th, 2019 5:12 PM
Illinois teens who took Driver's Ed last fall will be eligible for their driver's licenses this spring. Let's take a look at what goes into teen car insurance rates.
March 19th, 2019 4:32 PM
As the April 2 election fast approaches, let's remember how important it is to elect village trustees who are always well prepared and thoughtful in their decision-making.
We have had the opportunity to observe and evaluate the perspectives of the District 90 school board candidates. Of particular note, is the campaign between Katie Avalos and Steve Lefko. Without a doubt, Katie Avalos is the most qualified candidate.
March 19th, 2019 4:31 PM
Relocating to take a new job in 1990, I settled in Oak Park. I knew little about its "progressive" history. But it seemed like a good place to live for a few years, as I had been moving every few years for work. Those few years have spanned to almost 30.
March 19th, 2019 4:30 PM
We are writing in support of Jung Kim's candidacy for the District 97 school board. A couple of us have known Jung for 10 years as a colleague at UIC, the rest of us more recently as fellow Oak Park parents, and we cannot think of anyone more qualified.
March 19th, 2019 4:29 PM
A recent letter to the editor of this paper tried to question the independence of Ralph Martire — who is a candidate for the OPRF High school District 200 school board — and the think tank he works for, the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability (CTBA) because CTBA receives some funding from unions.
March 19th, 2019 4:28 PM
I am pleased that Jim Taglia decided to run for Oak Park village trustee. Jim provided outstanding service as an Oak Park Township trustee, 2011-17, during my tenure as the elected township supervisor. My experience is that Jim:
March 19th, 2019 4:27 PM
We have been impressed with Christian Harris and his dedication to our community ever since we met him at a meeting of the Oak Park Homelessness Coalition several years ago.
At my age, I am driven toward candidates who are best positioned to achieve the greatest degree of progress on service to children, families and community in the shortest amount of time, within a context of fiscal sensibility.
March 19th, 2019 4:26 PM
In the upcoming April 2 elections, three local candidates need and deserve your support: Steve Lefko for River Forest District 90 and Fred Arkin and Sara Spivy for Oak Park and River Forest High School District 200.
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