Category: Norwood Park

Contract okayed for Taft principal

Contract okayed for Taft principal

by BRIAN NADIG Taft High School principal Mark Grishaber was awarded a second 4-year contract to serve at the helm of the school through the spring of 2022. Grishaber will become the second principal...

Norwood Drugs closing after 60 years

Norwood Drugs closing after 60 years

by BRIAN NADIG Norwood Drugs, an independent pharmacy and home healthcare store, is closing after 60 years in business. “It’s a great neighborhood. It’s really been great for business,” said owner Steve Karagiannis. The...

Norwood Park School group gives funds to Taft HS

Norwood Park School group gives funds to Taft HS

by BRIAN NADIG A fund-raising foundation for Norwood Park School reportedly has donated $45,000 for future improvements at Taft High School, prompting concerns among some parents that those funds should be used for the...

Taft HS receiving $45,000 donation from feeder school fundraising foundation

Taft HS receiving $45,000 donation from feeder school fundraising foundation

by BRIAN NADIG A fundraising foundation for Norwood Park School is donating $45,000 for future improvements at Taft High School, according to Taft administrators. The transferring of funds from the Norwood Park School Education...

Townhouses planned on site of former Mike’s Flower Shop

Townhouses planned on site of former Mike’s Flower Shop

by BRIAN NADIG Four townhouses are planned for the former Mike’s Flower Shop at the northwest corner of Milwaukee Avenue and Imlay Street. A permit to demolish the former flower shop building was issued...