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Schools, The Neighborhood Files
Skokie has six school districts. We want to know: Is that too many?
Board cites concern over location and safety in rejecting proposal; park district mulling options
The school board supports superintendent's decision to eschew Oct. 31 celebrations, including costumes, parties, parades and candy. However, the superintendent and board acknowledged there were issues with the way he communicated this.
Schools, Sports, The Neighborhood Files, Local Connections
In this multi part series, we look at a day in the life of baseball player George Kontos, a local kid from Lincolnwood who is now playing for the San Francisco Giants. Kontos played the Cubs over the weekend.
It was a real display of fireworks during a Lincolnwood School District 74 board meeting on Thursday evening. The school district is in violation of state code, and several candidates who were poised to become superintendent walked out of the meeting.
Schools, Volunteers in the News, Business, The Neighborhood Files
Area eateries competed Thursday night in an effort to raise funds to help needy students at Niles North and Niles West High School.
Middle school students sing praises about their director in earning statewide recognition.
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