The Park District of Oak Park board will continue discussing contract bids, picking up from last month's meeting, at its latest meeting at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Hedges Administrative Center, 218 Madison St., in Oak Park.
Dist. 7 Democratic state House candidate Chris Harris has been very vocal in calling out State Rep. Emanuel “Chris” Welch for his actions as president of the Proviso High School District 209 school board.
The Chicago Tribune has endorsed House Dist. 7 candidate Chris Harris in his run against incumbent Emanuel “Chris” Welch. “The Tribune suggested that Welch was sending out smear mailings because he “must be worried about his opponent.”
The Proviso Mathematics and Science Academy (PMSA) said late last week that it has been named an International Baccalaureate World School, and it will begin offering an International Baccalaureate degree starting in August.
Despite the Illinois State Board of Elections and the Edgar County Watchdogs launching investigations into Auditor General Frank Mautino's campaign finance records, the former state representative has remained relatively mum amid growing scrutiny.
The River Forest Public Schools Committee of the Whole is expected to choose a contractor for an exterior-renovations project at Roosevelt Middle Schools during its meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Roosevelt Middle School Library Learning Center, 7560 Oak Ave.
The Westchester School District 92-5 board's Committee of the Whole will present the State of the District report during its next meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Multi-Purpose Room of Westchester Middle School, 1620 Norfolk Ave.
The Cook County Health and Hospitals System (CCHHS) board's Quality and Patient Safety Committee presented the 2016 Quality Assessment and Performance Improvement Plan for Stroger Hospital at a recent meeting.
Chris Harris, Democratic House candidate for District 7, is heavily criticizing State Rep. Emanuel “Chris” Welch for his actions as president of the Proviso High School District 209 school board, and said people like Welch are “vampires” and “detrimental to our schools.”