Category: Schools

One of the crossing guard stations near Farnsworth School eliminated

One of the crossing guard stations near Farnsworth School eliminated

by BRIAN NADIG The Office of Emergency Management and Communications has eliminated the crossing guard station at Central and Bryn Mawr avenues, near Farnsworth School. Yvette Sanchez, an 18-year crossing guard veteran, recently posted...

LSC mulls retirement of principal

LSC mulls retirement of principal

by KEVIN GROSS The Wildwood School Local School Council at its meeting June 12 discussed efforts to replace former principal Dr. Mary Beth Cunat who suddenly retired on June 6, with some residents suggesting...

Memorial honors fallen Taft HS graduates

by BRIAN NADIG A new veterans memorial at Taft High School honors graduates who have died while serving in the military, reminding today’s students of the heroes who once walked the same hallways. "Second...

Wildwood principal retires following concerns about police comments made by guest speaker

Wildwood principal retires following concerns about police comments made by guest speaker

by BRIAN NADIG Wildwood School principal Dr. Mary Beth Cunat abruptly retired this week. Cunat’s retirement on June 6 comes days after complaints from parents that a guest speaker at the school’s "Career Day"...

New Guerin HS president named

New Guerin HS president named

by KEVIN GROSS Tom Bednar has been appointed as the new president of Guerin Prep High School, 8001 W Belmont Ave., River Grove, replacing Steve Baldwin who will serve as superintendent of Marian Central...