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Oak Forest High School 'Out of Space' for Alumni Photos, New Digital Display a Solution

Oak Forest High School 'Out of Space' for Alumni Photos, New Digital Display a Solution

The digital display is a way to maintain the collection of alumni photos, while addressing a lack of space to display physical images.
Student Fights Change to Oak Forest High School's Display of Alumni

Student Fights Change to Oak Forest High School's Display of Alumni

One Oak Forest High School student is outraged at the school's plan to update the display of accomplished alumni, from physical photos to a digital catalog. Do you agree?
District 228 Celebrates Students with First-Ever 'Success Report'

District 228 Celebrates Students with First-Ever 'Success Report'

Browse the report for your teen's name and accomplishments.
Marquette Bank Doles Out 54 Scholarships to Area Students

Marquette Bank Doles Out 54 Scholarships to Area Students

The bank gave out $135,000 in scholarships this year.
Marian Catholic Hosts Youngsters’ Summer Sports Camps

Marian Catholic Hosts Youngsters’ Summer Sports Camps

Camps start June 16 and run through July 18.
Twinning Ways: Central Middle School Graduates 9 Sets of Twins

Twinning Ways: Central Middle School Graduates 9 Sets of Twins

The 2014 graduating class of Community Consolidated District 146's Central Middle School has double the fun—over, and over, and over ... and ... you get the drift.
Chicago Christian Honors Top Seniors, Scholarship Winners

Chicago Christian Honors Top Seniors, Scholarship Winners

Students were invited to an awards banquet to receive departmental awards, scholarships and other honors prior to graduation.
Mt. Assisi Students, Supporters Bid Farewell to Beloved School

Mt. Assisi Students, Supporters Bid Farewell to Beloved School

An outpouring of love and appreciation for Mt. Assisi Academy Sunday, June 1.
Marian Catholic Honors 365 Class of 2014 Graduates

Marian Catholic Honors 365 Class of 2014 Graduates

Graduation was held Monday, May 19.
District 146 Asks for Feedback in Community Survey

District 146 Asks for Feedback in Community Survey

Surveys will be available online, with a separate version for parents of students within the district, and community members without children in the district.
Share Graduation Photos with Oak Forest Patch

Share Graduation Photos with Oak Forest Patch

Oak Forest High School's Class of 2014 received their diplomas Tuesday during a ceremony in the school's gymnasium.
Champion D146 Central Middle School Symphonic Band Receives Warm Welcome Home

Champion D146 Central Middle School Symphonic Band Receives Warm Welcome Home

Check out the celebratory welcome home for the Central Middle School Symphonic Band Friday, May 9.
Marian Catholic Chorale Gets Thrill of a Lifetime with Performance at Carnegie Hall

Marian Catholic Chorale Gets Thrill of a Lifetime with Performance at Carnegie Hall

Students performed on the stage and also received guidance from the director of the Los Angeles Master Chorale.
Marian Catholic Band Claims Top Honors at Illinois State University

Marian Catholic Band Claims Top Honors at Illinois State University

The band took top prize in the 4A class at the State of Illinois Invitational Saturday, April 26.
Abuse Victims' Designs Touch Oak Forest High School Students

Abuse Victims' Designs Touch Oak Forest High School Students

Read how art designed by victims of abuse has impacted one local high school student.
Marist Volleyball Coach Named to 'Thirty Under 30'

Marist Volleyball Coach Named to 'Thirty Under 30'

Coach Julie Popp Hopkins was chosen for the national distinction by the American Volleyball Coaches Association.
Rescue Dogs Trot into Oak Forest School

Rescue Dogs Trot into Oak Forest School

Students at Fierke Education Center had some special guests Thursday, with It's a Pittie Rescue group.
Forest Ridge School District 142 Superintendent Resigns

Forest Ridge School District 142 Superintendent Resigns

Dr. Orzel has been in the role since July 1.
Arbor Park District 145 Fills Seat Vacated by Sopko

Arbor Park District 145 Fills Seat Vacated by Sopko

The board appointed a new member to the empty seat Wednesday night.