Oak Park River Forest High School District 200 has created a 15-member committee to consider sites, costs and funding for replacing two 80-year-old pools.
Arts & Entertainment
Oct. 23 5:37 p.m. |
Rebecca R Bibbs
The holiday will be a treat for kids, without going door-to-door, if they come to Elmwood Park’s Parks and Recreation Department’s Halloween Party, 4-6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31 at the Recreation Center, 2 W. Conti Parkway.
Oct. 23 4:52 p.m. |
Blazers seniors Hope and Nannette Babbington join forces after playing singles their first two years.
Things To Do
Oct. 23 3:29 p.m. |
During October, every weekend is Halloween weekend. Get in the holiday spirit, or just a good mood, with these fun weekend events.
Oct. 23 3:20 p.m. |
Ana Sprajcer was nervous about being paired with a partner who played at state last year, but she discovered that Rylee Brennan shares her determination to succeed.
Oct. 23 3:12 p.m. |
The Huskies’ top doubles team of Audrey Angelos and Anna Rossa heads into this week’s state meet with high expectations.
Oct. 23 3:03 p.m. |
The Huskies were shut out by Hinsdale Central before Dallis Flowers had an interception in the fourth quarter to set up Lloyd Yates' touchdown.
Arts & Entertainment
Oct. 23 2:47 p.m. |
Jen Lancaster has built a career on reinventing herself. In “Such a Pretty Fat,” she tackled weight loss. In “My Fair Lazy,” she sought high culture. In “The Tao of Martha,” she lived a life informed by Martha Stewart.
In recent years, Lancaster has also reinvented herself as a novelist, most recently with the sibling rivalry of “Twisted Sisters” and time-traveling delirium of “Here I Go Again.”
Below is an excerpt of our wide-ranging conversation, which included musings on regret, “Twilight,” her bucket list and why she’ll never write a sex scene.
You can listen to the entire interview on our podcast “The Big Questions,” available on iTunes, SoundCloud and YouTube.
Oct. 23 10:07 a.m. |
Robert K. Elder
There is a subject that neither men or women dares to discuss, yet it’s an issue that studies show one in two men will experience in their 50’s and 60’s, which will then affect their spouse: erectile dysfunction.
Oct. 23 8 a.m. |
The Oak Park Area Association of Realtors is holding a self-defense class Oct. 23 at the Oak Park library in reaction to an Arkansas Realtor's murder.
Oct. 22 11:43 a.m. |