Janet Nelson of Lake Bluff believes the SAVE program in District 65 teacher contracts is unacceptable, improper and indefensible, and she urges the School Board to discontinue it.
The SpeakUP! Coalition of Lake Forest, Lake Bluff and Knollwood opposes the legalization of marijuana for medical purposes, and urges local people to contact their representatives
Walt Nielsen of Lake Forest writes in the Reader Forum: Last night, the City of Lake Forest Plan Commission voted 5-1 to recommend to the City Council that the proposed amendments to Chapter 20A, Inclusionary Zoning, NOT be approved. This action is directly contrary to the petition of the Housing Trust Fund Board, which is aimed at setting up a robust subsidized single-family residence program which includes outsourcing the administration of the program to a City of Highland Park subsidiary.
Lake Bluff Trustee Rick Lesser explains in the Reader Forum why he now supports an age restriction for the Stonebridge development
Al Boese of Lake Bluff writes in the Reader Forum: Perhaps you have seen the article that appeared in the April 7th edition of the Lake Forester with the headline, â€œTwo assistant superintendents departing.â€ Of course, the headline reference was quoting Superintendent, Dr Harry Griffith and applied to Kyle Schumacher and Mike Cyrus, both carrying the title, assistant superintendent.
Walt Nielsen of Lake Forest writes in the Reader Forum: Earlier Tuesday morning the Housing Trust Fund Board voted to forward amendments to Chapter 20A of the Lake Forest Code, Inclusionary Housing, to the Plan Commission for its meeting Wednesday evening and in contemplation of its being presented to the City Council at its scheduled meeting next Monday, April 18th.
Although she had hoped for a different outcome, Hannah Emmanuele is honored to have received so much support from the Lake Forest community in her quest for a seat on the Lake Forest High School District 115 board.
Lake Forest Caucus President Mark Ventling offers a word of thanks to those who voted in the recent election, and he encourages the community to get involved.
Patrick Reinkemeyer of Lake Forest writes in the Reader Forum that he endorses Bill Andersen for the District 67 Board of Education.
David M. McDonough of Lake Forest endorses Monty Edson for the Lake Forest High School District 115 School Board.