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Niles Township ready for six-week celebration of Korean culture 2014-01-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 23, 2014 , p. 6 Anthony, Carolyn, Oakton Community College, English Language Learners (ELL) Center, Skokie Public Library, Skokie Park District, Van Dusen, Susan, Van Dusen, George, Lincolnwood Public Library
Teacher at shuttered art school moves to park district 2013-09-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 12, 2013 , p. 27 Art, Skokie Park District, Renner, Judith, Aberescia, Dominic, Village Art School
Fall comes calling at rustic Emily Oaks 2013-09-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 5, 2013 , p. 6 Hansen, Lee, Skokie Park District, Emily Oaks Nature Center
Backlot Bash Blast: perfect weather blesses 2013 downtown Skokie fest 2013-08-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 29, 2013 , p. 6 Gopman, Ariana, Rodriguez, Bella, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Gopman, Benjamin, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Cavallari, Emilie
Skokie celebrates Memorial Day with solemn ceremony 2013-05-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 30, 2013 , p. 5 Skokie Park District, Holidays and celebrations - Memorial Day, Reyes, Olivia, Czaja, Ed, Skokie Police Department
Wiffle ball championship swings into Skokie 2013-02-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 28, 2013 , p. 89 Skokie Park District, Competitions
Skokie Park District celebrates winter--mostly indoors 2013-02-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 14, 2013 , p. 10 Serb, Catherine, Elinson, Francesce, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Skokie Park District, Winter Festival, Wood, Molly
Opa! Celebrating Greek culture 2013-01-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 17, 2013 , p. 5 Holiday Inn North Shore, Village Hall, Coming Together in Skokie, Van Dusen, George, Haralambos Greek Orthodox Church, Indian Community of Niles Township, Schaefer's Wines, Foods and Spirits, Multiculturalism, Lincolnwood Public Library, National Hellenic Museum, Gatta, Nanciann, Anthony, Carolyn, Oakton Community College, Skokie Public Library, Taxakis, Georgia, Skokie Park District, Van Dusen, Susan, Sanford-Brown College, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools), English as a second language (ESL), Nitz-Weiss, Julie Anne
All Greek to Skokie: Annual event focuses on new culture 2013-01-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 10, 2013 , p. 10 Holiday Inn North Shore, Public School District 73, Reading, Coming Together in Skokie, Books, Indian Community of Niles Township, Multiculturalism, Oakton Community College, English Language Learners (ELL) Center, Skokie Public Library, Public School District 68, Public School District 72, Skokie Park District, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools), Public School District 69, Public School District 73 1/2
Kids kick off the new year at noon 2013-01-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 3, 2013 , p. 19 Barrett, Dee, Skokie Park District, Exploritorium, Barrett, Katie, Itty Bitty New Year, Barrett, Keira, Schultz, Ken
Oakton site clean-up begins next week 2012-12-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 13, 2012 , p. 15 Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Skokie Park District, Skokie Sports Park, Nicor
Vote renders Skokie school skate park a half-pipe dream 2012-10-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 25, 2012 , p. 18 Williams, Zachary, Monk, Jason, Skokie Park District, Sports - Skateboarding, Public School District 69 - Board, Novak, Michelle, Lincoln Junior High School, Nick Katz, Chao, Mark, Eckermann, Amanda
New Park District director is a natural fit 2012-10-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 4, 2012 , p. 30 Ohrlund, John, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark
Backlot Bash returns to Skokie 2012-08-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 23, 2012 , p. 11 Skokie Public Library, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Renner, Emily, Backlot Bash, Reynolds, Holly, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Skokie Chamber of Commerce
Skate park planned at Lincoln Junior High 2012-06-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 21, 2012 , p. 8 Lefler, Terri, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Tuft, Michelle, Sports - Skateboarding, Public School District 69, O'Malley, Patty, Lincoln Junior High School, Thompson, Tom
Parks director makes difference over long career 2012-06-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 21, 2012 , p. 6 Schneiderman, Mark, Skokie Park District, Retirement
Nicor lays out plans for park site cleanup 2012-06-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 21, 2012 , p. 5 Commonwealth Edison, Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Skokie Park District, Skokie Sports Park, Nicor
Woofstock celebrates man's (and woman's) best friend 2012-06-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 14, 2012 , p. 11 Pooch Park, Woofstock, Skokie Park District, Ratajczyk, Alex, Acosta, Adrian
Skate park in the works for Skokie 2012-06-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 7, 2012 , p. 7 Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Public School District 69
Field of Dreams: Sports Park expansion advances 2012-06-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 7, 2012 , p. 7 Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Tsesis, Ariel, Schneiderman, Mark, Skokie Park District, Skokie Sports Park, Corpin, Sam
New trail delights preschool students 2012-05-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 17, 2012 , p. 8 Devonshire Preschool, Skokie Park District, McGuire, Maggie, Devonshire Park, Born Learning Trail
Festival of Cultures slated for weekend 2012-05-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 17, 2012 , p. 5 Skokie Public Library, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Oakton Park, NorthShore University HealthSystem, Illinois Arts Council, Kiwanis Club of Skokie Valley, Skokie Valley Rotary Club, RCN Corporation
Skokie goes green at Niles North for 2nd annual event 2012-05-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 3, 2012 , p. 5 Spring Greening, Skokie Public Library, Skokie Park District, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools), Skokie, Environment, Skokie Chamber of Commerce
Skokie celebrates Arbor Day with planting 2012-05-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 3, 2012 , p. 18 Tree City USA, Holidays and celebrations - Arbor Day, Skokie Park District, Oakton Park, Stevens, Cathy, Skokie Beautification and Improvement Commission, Perille, Donald
Egg-cellent weather helps hatch pre-Easter fun 2012-04-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 12, 2012 , p. 8 Holidays and celebrations - Easter, Skokie Park District, Aufegger, Emma, Khoshaba, Marriella, Engstrom, Ava
Park District celebrates Assyrian culture 2012-03-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 1, 2012 , p. 17 Dadesho, Daniela, Skokie Park District, Van Dusen, Susan, Youkhanna, Wilson, Coming Together in Skokie, Multiculturalism
Chilly winter scenes play out at Emily Oaks 2012-02-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 16, 2012 , p. 5 Steiner, Tommy, Skokie Park District, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Winter Festival
Toddlers learn creative, social skills in new class 2012-02-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 2, 2012 , p. 5 Devonshire Community Center, Covington, Natalia, Skokie Park District, Baby Steps, Maldonado, Nancy, Nano, Melinda, Castillo, Lianella
Skokie Village Board Briefs 2012-01-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 26, 2012 , p. 6 Accelerated Rehabilitaion Center, Skokie Human Relations Commission, Meyer, Howard S., Shah, Harshad, Drachler, Dr. A. Michael, Skokie Board of Health, Weber Park, Weber Leisure Center, Skokie Consumer Affairs Commission, Fitness First, Zoning, Skokie Board of Trustees, Skokie Park District, Skatium, Coney, James
Park District popular puppy school in session 2012-01-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 26, 2012 , p. 12 Dog Obedience Group, Skokie Park District, Dick, Carrie, Oakton Community Center
Premature New Year's bash lets families mark 2012 2012-01-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 5, 2012 , p. 7 Thornton, Kara, Skokie Park District, Exploritorium, Thornton, Monica, Itty Bitty New Year
Skokie signs on to new mentoring program 2011-12-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 29, 2011 , p. 9 Skokie Board of Trustees, Volunteer work, Skokie Park District, Public School District 69, Big Brothers Big Sisters Program, Murphy, Maureen
The year in review: Development, school budget cutting and extreme weather dominate news 2011-12-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 29, 2011 , p. 5 Williams, Zachary, Timberland, Renteria, Miguel, Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center, Scarpelli, Anthony, Crime and criminals - Homicide, Madewell, Skatium, Epic Burger, Lopez, Al, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Krupnik, Michael, Skokie Police Department, Renteria, Jeiloni, Their Stories: Reflections of Survivor on Stage and Screen, Skechers Fitness, Walgreens, TIF (tax increment financing), Renteria, Cynthia, Make a Difference! The Miller Family Youth Exhibition, Pechter, Michael, Cianchetti, Mark, Budget and expenditures, Skokie Public Library, Barnes, Jesse, Weinman, Paul, Shiel, Terence, Weather, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools), Talking Farm, The, Public School District 69, Tumi, West Dempster Street Business Redevelopment District, Spots of Light: To Be a Woman in the Holocaust, Skokie Chamber of Commerce, Beyond Swastika and Jim Crow: Jewish Refugee Scholars at Black Colleges, Chicago Jewish Funerals, Vera Bradley, Skokie Theater, Art of Shaving, Spring Greening, Moersfelder, John, Miller, Eric, Wilde & Greene Restaurant + Natural Market, The, Skokie Park District
Santa shares breakfast with fans in Skokie 2011-12-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 8, 2011 , p. 12 Wolfinger, Sophia, Steiner, Amanda, Dembo, Ruby, Dembo, Steve, Skokie Park District, Dembo, Jessica, Holidays and celebrations - Christmas
Children enjoy pajama part at Emily Oaks 2011-11-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 24, 2011 , p. 14 Sherrard, Devin, Rihan, Rosa, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Skokie Park District, Sherrard, Sierra, Steinbrunner, Anastasia, Rihan, Olga, Alexander, Aaron, Levoy, Will
Plenty of Halloween scares scheduled through Monday 2011-10-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 27, 2011 , p. 5 Skokie Park District, Everds, Jack, Holidays and celebrations - Halloween, Adner, Jessica
Weather helps Devonshire Park country fair 2011-10-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 20, 2011 , p. 9 Rickett-Green, Nina, Skokie Park District, Devonshire Park
Skatium grand re-opening attracts plenty of ice fans 2011-10-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 6, 2011 , p. 5 Avidov, Paz, Skokie Park District, Avidov, Maayan, Skatium
Ice skating champs welcome back Skatium 2011-09-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 29, 2011 , p. 5 Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Skatium
Park District revamps computer system 2011-08-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 25, 2011 , p. 7 Hunt, David, Schmidt, William, Skokie Park District, Computers
Skatium rehab skates along with nifty new features 2011-08-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 25, 2011 , p. 6 Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Skatium
Backlot Bash a downtown party 2011-08-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 25, 2011 , p. 5 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Tuft, Michelle, Backlot Bash
Talking Farm volunteers work at new Skokie site 2011-08-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 11, 2011 , p. 7 Terry, Karen, Kruhmin, Linda, Thompson, Quinn, Skokie Park District, Jones, Liam, Talking Farm, The, Johnson, Rebecca
Trustees clear way for fifth Backlot Bash 2011-08-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 11, 2011 , p. 5 Skokie Public Library, Skokie Board of Trustees, Youth Foundation of Skokie, Skokie Park District, Fairs and festivals, Backlot Bash, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Skokie Chamber of Commerce
Park District offers Sunday concert series 2011-08-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 4, 2011 , p. 7 Music, Vicheva, Dea, Skokie Park District, Cooper, Howard, Mozes, Abe, Feyn, Ariyelle, Mozes, Smadar, Pljevaljcic, Miro, Sunday Sundown Concert Series
Urban farm finds home at Tot Center 2011-07-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 7, 2011 , p. 7 Terry, Karen, Kruhmin, Linda, Tot Learning Center, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Talking Farm, The
Ohrlund promoted to head Park District 2011-07-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 7, 2011 , p. 5 Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark
Skokie's whiffleball tourney validates Hoosier dominance 2011-06-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 30, 2011 , p. 10 Skokie Park District, McGiven, Sean, Sports, Bottorff, Jim, Competitions
Whiffleball tournament reunites friends 2011-06-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 23, 2011 , p. 54 Skokie Park District, Sports, Bottorff, Jim, Competitions
Bicycle Safety Day held at Oakton Park 2011-06-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 9, 2011 , p. 51 Binder, Larry, Beckers, Lisa, Skokie Park District, Al's Cycle Shop, Skokie Traffic Safety Commission, Skokie Fire Department, Skokie Police Department
Free outdoor entertainment presented Wednesdays 2011-06-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 9, 2011 , p. 5 Skokie Public Library, Skokie Park District, Skokie Valley Symphony Orchestra, Evanston Subaru, Wednesdays on the Green program, Holtz, Scott, Skokie Chamber of Commerce
Lively summer scene for Skokie green 2011-05-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 19, 2011 , p. B1 Tennes, Ann, Skokie Public Library, Skokie Park District, Skokie, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Wednesdays on the Green program, Village Green, Holtz, Scott, Skokie Chamber of Commerce
Diverse cultures slated for spotlight during 21st festival 2011-05-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 19, 2011 , p. 5 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Tuft, Michelle
Budget allocates grants for 2011-12 2011-05-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 5, 2011 , p. 5 Skokie - Budget and expenditures, Fourth of July Parade Committee, Grants, Skokie Valley Symphony Orchestra, Centre East Inc., Skokie Theatre, Backlot Bash, Skokie Fine Arts Commission, Skokie Art Guild, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Skokie Park District, Skokie Northshore Sculpture Park
Economy forcing budget scrutiny 2011-05-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 5, 2011 , p. 5 Skokie - Budget and expenditures, Skokie Human Relations Commission, Skokie Farmers' Market, Diversity Action by Youth (D.A.Y.), Skokie Voice, Skokie Board of Health, Skokie Merchant of the Year, North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, Skokie Board of Fire and Police Commissioners, Skokie Consumer Affairs Commission, Sweety Pies Bakery, Know Your Neighbor, Know Your Community, Skokie Park District, Skokie Fine Arts Commission, Skokie Beautification and Improvement Commission, Lynk, Michael, Village Inn, Skokie Appearance Commission, Fargo, Liliana
Skokie prepares for first Spring Greening 2011-04-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 7, 2011 , p. 7 Spring Greening, Skokie Public Library, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Environment
Urban farm planners set sights on new venue 2011-03-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 10, 2011 , p. 5 Terry, Karen, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Talking Farm, The, Metropolitan Sanitary District Canal
Skokie Park District celebrates Filipino history 2011-03-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 3, 2011 , p. 10 Skokie Park District, Coming Together in Skokie, Multiculturalism
Renovation plan 'skates' through commission 2011-01-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 27, 2011 , p. 13 Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Skatium
Professional assist 2010-12-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 30, 2010 , p. 5 Skokie Park District, Schwartz, Max, Olczyk, Eddie, Sports - Hockey
Halloween happiness 2010-11-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 4, 2010 , p. 18 Do, Viet, Lorie, Annabelle, Tapper, Rachel, Skokie Park District, Miehke, Kirsten, Do, Dana, Skatium, Holidays and celebrations - Halloween, Nikteich, Mateya, Wiltgren, Hanna
Skokie Voice meeting to define group's future 2010-09-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 9, 2010 , p. 5 Communication, Hickey, Brian, Skokie Park District, Skokie Voice, Lipin, Lisa, Skokie Police Department
Park District revisits plans for ball fields 2010-09-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 2, 2010 , p. 5 Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Playgrounds
Fest promises non-stop musical charge 2010-08-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 26, 2010 , p. 8 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Tuft, Michelle, Backlot Bash
Thousands expected at fourth Backlot Bash 2010-08-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 26, 2010 , p. 7 Skokie Public Library, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Backlot Bash, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Skokie Chamber of Commerce
Urban farm on Water District land a step closer 2010-08-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 5, 2010 , p. 7 Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Ohrlund, John, Skokie Park District, Talking Farm, The
Major upgrade eyed for Skatium, could close much of 2011 2010-07-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 29, 2010 , p. 6 Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Skatium
Skokie takes action to make parks safer 2010-07-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 15, 2010 , p. 5 Crime prevention, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Scarpelli, Anthony, Skokie Police Department, Nixle Program
Play time again 2010-07-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 1, 2010 , p. 6 Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Exploritorium, Ford, Kylie
Exploratorium reopens 2010-06-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 24, 2010 , p. 5 Skokie Park District, Gonzales, Melissa, Exploritorium
Sprayground opens 2010-06-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 17, 2010 , p. 6 Sports - Swimming and diving, Skokie Park District, Oakton Park
Two popular recreation venues set to reopen 2010-06-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 10, 2010 , p. 7 Skokie Park District, Exploritorium, Skokie Water Playground
Festival of Cultures draws thousands 2010-05-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 27, 2010 , p. 5 Patel, Anisha, Jaria, Isheeta, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Tuft, Michelle, Patel, Avni
Festival of Cultures returns for 20th year 2010-05-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 20, 2010 , p. 5 Skokie Rotary Club, Skokie Park District, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Tuft, Michelle, Oakton Park, Fairs and festivals
Commissions find less work in ailing economy 2010-04-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 29, 2010 , p. 5 Skokie - Budget and expenditures, Skokie Zoning Board of Appeals, Skokie Human Relations Commission, Centre East Inc., Backlot Bash, Skokie Art Guild, Skokie Board of Health, Skokie Theater Music Foundation (formerly Cavalcade of Music Foundation), Skokie Board of Fire and Police Commissioners, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Skokie Park District, Skokie Northshore Sculpture Park, Skokie Plan Commission, Skokie Valley Symphony Orchestra, Counard, Dr. Catherine, Rabinowitz, Beryl, Coney, James, Lynk, Michael, Skokie Appearance Commission
Exploritorium closes for major overhaul 2010-03-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 18, 2010 , p. 10 Schneiderman, Mark, Skokie Park District, Exploritorium
Urban farm planned for Skokie's east side 2010-03-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 4, 2010 , p. 7 Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Kruhmin, Linda, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Talking Farm, The
Warm and toasty 2010-02-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 18, 2010 , p. 5 Skokie Park District, Emily Oaks Nature Center, McHatten, Petra, McHatten, Emma
Park District children raise funds for victims of earthquake 2010-02-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 4, 2010 , p. 5 Tot Learning Center, Skokie Park District, Fundraising and fundraisers, Khan, Fouzia
New year's trick 2010-01-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 7, 2010 , p. 7 Skokie Park District, Exploritorium, Rubin, Yonah, Holidays and celebrations - New Year's, Oakton Community Center
Foyteck Memorial unveiled at Veterans Park 2009-09-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 17, 2009, p. 7 War - Iraq, Veteran's Park, Skokie Park District, Foyteck, Kraig D., Foyteck, Chris, Van Dusen, George, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Memorials, tributes, and remembrances, Miles, Randy, Foyteck, Connie
Backlot Bash prepares for third year of family fun 2009-08-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 20, 2009, p. 7 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Backlot Bash, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Miles, Randy
Local park districts get priority use of school facilities 2009-07-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 16, 2009, p. 15 Buildings, Skokie Park District, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools), Szczepaniak, Jim, Morton Grove Park District, Lincolnwood Park District
Skokie Village Briefs 2009-07-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 9, 2009, p. 4 Ordinances, Skokie Human Relations Commission, Backlot Bash, Skokie Advisory Commission on Disabilities, Skokie Board of Health, Varma, Babu, Skokie Consumer Affairs Commission, Claus, Marcie, Skokie Board of Trustees, Skokie Park District, Abramsons, Irv, Skokie Traffic Safety Commission, Madhiwala, Kirit, Pandya, Rohit
Sigh of relief: Water district doesn't need Sports Park land for parking 2009-07-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 2, 2009, p. 7 Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Schneiderman, Mark, Skokie Park District, Skokie Sports Park
May rains put damper on pool revenues 2009-07-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 2, 2009, p. 3 Devonshire Pool, Skokie Park District, Weather, Schneiderman, Mark, Skokie Water Playground
Budget includes funding for 11 local agency grants 2009-05-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 21, 2009, p. 5 Skokie - Budget and expenditures, Fourth of July Parade Committee, Skokie Valley Orchestra, Grants, Skokie Valley Symphony Orchestra, Centre East Inc., Backlot Bash, Skokie Fine Arts Commission, Skokie Art Guild, Skokie Theater Music Foundation (formerly Cavalcade of Music Foundation), Skokie Park District, Skokie Northshore Sculpture Park
Weekend of fun set to draw thousands 2009-05-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 14, 2009, p. 3 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Tuft, Michelle
Skokie commits to fests during downturn 2009-02-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 12, 2009, p. 7 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Backlot Bash
Approved CDBG funding totals $573,000 2009-02-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 5, 2009, p. 5 Niles Township Food Pantry, Harbour, Inc., Grants, Council for Jewish Elderly (CJE), Social agencies, Community development, Lieberman Geriatric Center, Thompson, Tom, Search Developmental Center, Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago, Skokie Park District, Community Development Block Grants
Container storage business proposed for Oakton 2009-01-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 15, 2009, p. 10 Walter Investment of Illinois LLC, Peyer, Peter, Skokie Park District, Lakeshore Waste, Skokie Plan Commission, Business - Storage facilities
14 agencies apply for CDBG funding 2009-01-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 8, 2009, p. 8 Niles Township Food Pantry, Harbour, Inc., North Shore Senior Center, Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR), Grants, Social agencies, Community development, Children's Advocacy Center of Northwest Cook County, Skokie Board of Trustees, Search Developmental Center, Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago, Skokie Park District, Community Development Block Grants, Center for Enriched Living, Council for Jewish Elderly (CJE), SHORE Community Services, Inc., Access to Care, PEER Services
Park District achieves highest state endorsement 2008-12-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 18, 2008, p. 5 Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Awards, prizes, etc., Illinois Parks and Recreation Association, Illinois Association of Park Districts
High Fives 2008-12-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 11, 2008, p. 76 Skokie Park District, Glickman, Steve, Sports - Hockey, Awards, prizes, etc.
Kids on Ice 2008-12-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 11, 2008, p. 11 Carey, Matthew, Skokie Park District, Skatium, Sports - Ice skating
Water District may reclaim some of Sports Park's site 2008-11-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 27, 2008, p. 5 Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Schneiderman, Mark, Skokie Park District, Skokie Sports Park
Whiffleball tourney all about having fun 2008-10-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 9, 2008, p. 84 Skokie Park District, Sports, Bottorff, Jim, Competitions
Park District holding whiffleball tournament in Skokie 2008-09-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 18, 2008, p. 7 Skokie Park District, Sports, Bottorff, Jim
Backlot Bash fest surpasses inaugural year 2008-08-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 28, 2008, p. 7 Skokie Public Library, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Skokie Theatre, Backlot Bash, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Skokie Chamber of Commerce, Miles, Randy
Second Backlot Bash deserves 'annual' label 2008-08-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 21, 2008, p. 5 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Backlot Bash, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Miles, Randy
Eclectic music slated for Backlot Bash 2008-07-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 17, 2008, p. 6 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Tuft, Michelle, Chief, The, Clearwater, Eddy, Backlot Bash
Skateboard park eyed for Skokie 2008-07-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 10, 2008, p. 5 Schneiderman, Mark, Skokie Park District, Sports - Skateboarding
Timber Ridge set for facelift 2008-07-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 3, 2008, p. 3 Timber Ridge Park, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark
Backlot Bash will be back 2008-05-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 29, 2008, p. 8 Lockerby, John, Skokie Public Library, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Backlot Bash, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Skokie Chamber of Commerce, Miles, Randy
Village decides on grants under 2008-09 budget 2008-05-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 22, 2008, p. 12 Fourth of July Parade Committee, Niles Township Food Pantry, Grants, Centre East Inc., Backlot Bash, Skokie Art Guild, Prendi, Julian, Skokie Theater Music Foundation (formerly Cavalcade of Music Foundation), Skokie Board of Trustees, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Skokie Park District, Skokie Northshore Sculpture Park, Skokie Valley Symphony Orchestra
Skokie gears up for Festival of Cultures 2008-05-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 8, 2008, p. 7 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Tuft, Michelle, Multiculturalism
Cricket arrives in Hamlin Park 2008-04-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 17, 2008, p. 5 Rajput, Sher Mohd., Reid, Michael, Schneiderman, Mark, Van Dusen, George, Hamlin Park, Varma, Babu, Patel, Babu, Sports - Cricket, Goyal, Krishna, Skokie Park District, Tuft, Michelle, Clarito, Jerry, Shah, Pramod
Ice Man Cometh 2008-02-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 21, 2008, p. 5 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Winter Festival
New Dodge storage area OK'd by Village Board 2008-01-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 10, 2008, p. 9 Sherman Dodge, Luke, Paul, Skokie Board of Trustees, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Skokie Park District, Skokie Plan Commission, Business - Automobile dealerships
2007 year in review: Strides amid difficulties in 2007 2007-12-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 27, 2007, p. 5 Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Awards, prizes, etc., Alltown Bus Co., Public School District 73 1/2 - Buildings, Backlot Bash, McTague, Ryan, Schechter, Gail, Knudsen, Tim, Oliver McCracken Middle School, Dahlquist, Michael J., Niles West High School, Skokie Board of Trustees, Sliwinski, Jeanette, Kennedy Center Alliance for Arts Education Network, National School Boards Association Award, Skokie Police Department, Taxi cabs, Osburn, Kaine, Sports - Cricket, Anniversaries and birthdays, Positive Connections, Burnett, Michael Wolf, Stein, Roger, Niles North High School, Trees, Codell, Neil, Meis, Douglas R., Evans, Carlton, Glick, John R., Interfaith Housing Center of the Northern Suburbs, Gatta, Nanciann, Skokie Park District, Parking, Vogler, Dale, Government - Skokie, Crime and criminals - Murder, Traffic accidents, School children - Transportation
MWRD plans for property are a lost opportunity for parks 2007-11-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 29, 2007, p. 5 Commonwealth Edison, Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Nicor
Lawsuit halted while soil tested at former gas plant 2007-11-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 22, 2007, p. 5 Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Commonwealth Edison, Skokie Park District, Litigation, Nicor, Environment
Skokie projects slashed from state budget 2007-09-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 6, 2007, p. 5 Budget and expenditures, Government - Illinois, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Rigoni, Al, Government - Skokie
Family approach at Weber Park 2007-08-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 23, 2007, p. 75 Samuels, Jay, Weber Park Golf Course, Skokie Park District, Sports - Golf
Backlot Bash offering three fun-filled days 2007-08-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 23, 2007, p. 5 Walker, Jackie, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Backlot Bash, Van Dusen, George, Rick's Place, Gelder, Michael, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Perille, Donald, Miles, Randy, Zoning
Green' is Skokie's color of choice 2007-08-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 9, 2007, p. 8 Slankard, Max, Skokie Public Library, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Energy conservation, Rigoni, Al, Government - Skokie
Buzz begins for downtown fest 2007-08-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 9, 2007, p. 11 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Backlot Bash, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Miles, Randy
Cricket OK'd for Hamlin Park 2007-07-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 26, 2007, p. 5 Sports - Cricket, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Hamlin Park
Tennis to return to Emerson Park 2007-07-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 26, 2007, p. 13 Sports - Tennis, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Emerson Park
Park officials consider cricket for Hamlin Park 2007-06-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 14, 2007, p. 3 Sports - Cricket, Skokie Park District, Hamlin Park
Downtown fest gets green light by board 2007-04-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 26, 2007, p. 6 Lockerby, John, Skokie Board of Trustees, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Tuft, Michelle, Schneiderman, Mark, Backlot Bash, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Skokie Chamber of Commerce, Miles, Randy
Westward howl 2007-03-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 15, 2007, p. B1 Plays, Skokie Park District, Devonshire Cultural Center, True West
Trustees sign off on daycare site plan 2007-02-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 8, 2007, p. 6 Sidewalks, Skokie Board of Trustees, Skokie Park District, Varda, Yadegar, Swift Child Care, Business, Varda, Annosh
Trustees give support to expanding carnival 2006-11-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 30, 2006, p. 16 Skokie Board of Trustees, Forest City Enterprises, Inc., Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Schools, Van Dusen, George, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Perille, Donald, Miles, Randy
Cultural Center shines spotlight on theater group 2006-09-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 28, 2006, p. 8 Pippin, Theaters, Skokie Park District, Devonshire Playhouse, Price, Debra, Devonshire Cultural Center
Skokie Community Center 2006-08-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 24, 2006, p. 7 Scholarships and fellowships, Karac, Katarina, Skokie Park District
Free fun activities for kids offered at new Camp RAYS 2006-08-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 3, 2006, p. 10 Camp RAYS, Skokie Park District, Eschker, Nancy
Park District can't save JCC swimming program 2006-07-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 20, 2006, p. 5 Ohrlund, John, Sports - Swimming and diving, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center
Park District to decide on swim programming 2006-07-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 13, 2006, p. 10 Sports - Swimming and diving, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center
Pooch Park party promises plenty 2006-06-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 1, 2006, p. 9 Pooch Park, Runkle, Scott, Skokie Park District, Woofstock
Winnebago Park to get new lights 2006-05-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 25, 2006, p. 9 Safety devices and measures, Schneiderman, Mark, Skokie Park District, Winnebago Park, Skokie Police Department
Park District, JCC explore options for adult swimming 2006-05-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 18, 2006, p. 10 Sports - Swimming and diving, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center
After 16 years, chair of culture festival to guide last event 2006-05-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 11, 2006, p. 11 Kessler, Elizabeth, Skokie Public Library, Skokie Park District, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Multiculturalism
Park District explores ways to pick up JCC adult classes 2006-05-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 4, 2006, p. 10 Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center
Skokie Community Center 2006-04-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 20, 2006, p. 7 Smith, Jessica, Loyola Scholars, Skokie Park District, Loyola Academy
Skokie Community Center 2006-02-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 2, 2006, p. 7 Glickman, Rick, Runkle, Scott, Skokie Park District, Business, Dream Kitchens, Television
Skokie planners prepare to digitize village history 2006-02-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 2, 2006, p. 10 Skokie Public Library, Skokie Board of Trustees, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Skokie Historical Society, History, Internet, Rigoni, Al, SkokieNet
Skokie site named top practice center 2006-01-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 12, 2006, p. 81 Skokie Park District, Skokie Sports Park, Sports - Golf, Awards, prizes, etc.
Athletic directors propose reclaiming summer camps 2005-12-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 1, 2005, p. 5 Codell, Neil, Schools Park Agreement, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Athletics, Schneiderman, Mark, Costello, Karl, Niles West High School, Greenspan, Jeffrey, Summer camps, Heuerman, Steve, Yeggy, Gerry, Skokie Park District, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board, Niles North High School
Skokie Park District holds dedication at 'Grandma's Park 2005-10-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 13, 2005, p. 8 Elkan, Marian S., Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Lockwood Park, Van Dusen, George, Parks
Courts open for pickup basketball 2005-09-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 22, 2005, p. 73 Sports - Volleyball, Oline, Terry, Skokie Park District, Sports - Basketball
Gandhi grandson calls for peace, unity 2005-09-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 15, 2005, p. 8 Gandhi, Rajmohan, Gandhi Memorial Trust Fund, Skokie Park District, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie continues relief efforts 2005-09-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 15, 2005, p. 5 Temple Beth Israel, Scouts - Boy Scouts, Volunteer work, Skokie Park District, Hurricane Katrina, Bart, David, Public School District 68 - Student activities, Lorge, Michael, Bart, Julia, Schwartz, Susan
Skokie responds to disaster need 2005-09-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 8, 2005, p. 16 Oliver McCracken Middle School, Forest City Enterprises, Inc., McTague, Frances, Fairview South School, Donegan, Kate, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Public School District 68 - Student activities, Illinois Science and Technology Park, Miles, Randy, Public School District 73 1/2 - Student activities, Skokie Park District, Hurricane Katrina, Weather, Fundraising and fundraisers, Public School District 72 - Student activities
Gandhi speech set for Sunday 2005-09-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 8, 2005, p. 11 Gandhi, Rajmohan, Gandhi Memorial Trust Fund, Skokie Park District, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
New concrete floor poured for renovated Skatium rink 2005-08-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 18, 2005, p. 8 Ohrlund, John, Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Skatium
Skokie Park District honors lifeguards for rescue efforts 2005-08-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 4, 2005, p. 15 Marty, Sports - Swimming and diving, Aberman, Susan, Skokie Park District, Oscarson, Martin, Skokie Fire Department, Awards, prizes, etc.
Park district studies band shell plan 2005-07-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 7, 2005, p. 3 Forest City Enterprises, Inc., Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Concerts, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Miles, Randy
Teamwork saves girl at pool 2005-06-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 16, 2005, p. 3 Sports - Swimming and diving, Skokie Park District, Oakton Water Playground, Schneiderman, Mark, Accidents
Festival's goals realized 2005-05-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 26, 2005, p. 8 Skokie Rotary Club, Tennes, Ann, Skokie Public Library, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Multiculturalism, Skokie Chamber of Commerce, Kessler, Elizabeth
Forest inspires Russian artists 2005-05-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 19, 2005, p. B15 Vyshkind, Fred, Kublanov, Lev, Kanevskiy, Mikhail, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Skokie Park District, Upart, Anatole, Art exhibitions
Park District awards four police employees 2005-03-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 10, 2005, p. 12 Aberman, Susan, Baltazar, Kevin, Skokie Park District, McCann, Leo, Van Dusen, George, Scarpelli, Anthony, Silverberg, Barry, Awards, prizes, etc., Skokie Police Department, Rigoni, Al, Oshita, Alan
Rink rehab bond sale hearing set 2005-03-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 3, 2005, p. 3 Ohrlund, John, Renovation and repair, Schmidt, William, Skokie Park District, Skatium
Skokie approves park pact 2005-02-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 24, 2005, p. 8 Skokie Board of Trustees, Skokie Park District, Parks
Trustees sign off on downtown park 2005-02-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 17, 2005, p. 5 Skokie Board of Trustees, Skokie Park District, Peyer, Peter, Parks, Thompson, Tom
Plans for new park taking shape quickly 2005-01-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 27, 2005, p. 10 Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Parks
Festival group collects for tsunami victims 2005-01-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 13, 2005, p. 7 Kessler, Elizabeth, Skokie Park District, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Fundraising and fundraisers
Board OKs pact to build park 2005-01-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 6, 2005, p. 3 Alexander, Deborah, Bender, Michael, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Skokie Park Board, Van Dusen, George, Parks
Skokie Skatium repairs identified 2004-12-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 30, 2004, p. 9 Skokie Park District, Skatium, Williams and Associates Architects
Long-time employee heads park district 2004-12-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 30, 2004, p. 9 Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Municipal employees
Park district plans Skatium renovations 2004-09-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 23, 2004, p. 5 Ohrlund, John, Bender, Michael, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Byron, Renae, Skatium
Students' summer ends with carnival at Oakton Park 2004-09-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 2, 2004, p. 12 Fairs and festivals, Oakton Park, Skokie Park District, Students
Seniors question director's departure 2004-08-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 19, 2004, p. 3 Aberman, Susan, Williams, Will, Schneiderman, Mark, Skokie Park District, Oakton Community Center
Tot Center regains NAEYC accreditation 2004-07-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 22, 2004, p. 5 Tot Learning Center, Skokie Park District, National Association for the Education of Young Children
New hires at Skokie Park District 2004-07-15 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 15, 2004, Sec. 1, p. 1 Bras, Carlos, Skokie Park District, Municipal employees, Armer, April
Scouts perform 7 service projects 2004-07-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 1, 2004, p. 69 Scouts - Boy Scouts, Skokie Park District, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Desmond, Conor
Months of preparation go into July 4 parade 2004-07-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 1, 2004, p. 5 Burt, Stoney, Katz, Fern, Fourth of July Parade Committee, Skokie Park District, Parades, Gerstner, Alan, Niles Township, Holidays and celebrations - 4th of July, Bode, Jack
Skatium in need of repairs 2004-06-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 17, 2004, p. 5 Schneiderman, Mark, Skokie Park District, Skatium, Williams and Associates Architects
Board says farewell to Hartman 2004-06-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 17, 2004, p. 16 Bender, Michael, Skokie Park Board, Skokie Park District, Hartman, Steve, Retirement
Schneiderman named head of parks 2004-05-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 20, 2004, p. 5 Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Hartman, Steve
Open Lands cuts concern park officials 2004-05-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 6, 2004, p. 3 Budget and expenditures, Government - Illinois, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Open Space Land Acquisition and Development (OSLAD)
Torres swims to two firsts at Illinois Senior State meet 2004-03-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 11, 2004, p. 99 Sports - Swimming and diving, Girels, Serge, Skokie Park District, Cohn, Brad, Current, West, Bialobrzewski, Paul, Swordfish Swim Club, Babin, Alex, MacDonald, Keith, Torres, Matthew
American Legion to share space with VFW 2004-03-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 4, 2004, p. 3 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3854, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Biggest stories of 2003: Evicted veterans settle lawsuit against Park District 2004-01-01 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 1, 2004, Sec. 1, p. 4 American Legion, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Ballpark plans abandoned 2003-12-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 25, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 Terminal Park, Skokie Park District, Sports - Baseball, Skokie Indians
Elk Grove cell phone ban getting attention 2003-11-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 20, 2003, p. 5 Telephones - Cellular, Skokie Park District, Photography
Cellular phone ban is necessary 2003-11-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 20, 2003, p. 20 Telephones - Cellular, Skokie Park District, Editorial
Park District sells former teen center 2003-10-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 16, 2003, p. 3 Bode, Jack, Armed Forces - Veterans, Teenagers, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Park Board commissioner questions lawyer's hiring 2003-10-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 16, 2003, p. 10 Alexander, Deborah, Skokie Park District, Cope, Ronald
A happy ending after all 2003-09-25 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 25, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 6 American Legion, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall, Editorial
Legion Post 320 settles lawsuit against Skokie Park District 2003-09-13 None Life - Skokie edition, Saturday, September 13, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Park officials say they are addressing TLC concerns 2003-08-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 28, 2003, p. 3 Child care and day care centers, Tot Learning Center, Skokie Park District
Parks to seek bids on Laramie shelter 2003-08-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 28, 2003, p. 12 Skokie Park District, Laramie Park, Parks
Hearing Monday on Terminal Park plan 2003-08-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 21, 2003, p. 9 Terminal Park, Skokie Park District, Sports - Baseball
Tot center private accreditation lapsed 2003-08-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 14, 2003, p. 5 Child care and day care centers, Tot Learning Center, Skokie Park District, Gan Yeladim Nursing School
Emily Oaks exhibits bring nature close 2003-08-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 7, 2003, p. 5 Hansen, Lee, Skokie Park District, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Woodland Wander Inn
Newest park the stuff of pooch dreams 2003-08-07 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 7, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 Animals, Pooch Park, Pets, Skokie Park District
Laramie shelter gets nod 2003-07-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 17, 2003, p. 8 Buildings, Skokie Park District, Laramie Park
Park meeting tonight 2003-06-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 26, 2003, p. 11 Skokie Park District, Noise, Winnebago Park, Parks
Learning center problems aired 2003-06-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 19, 2003, p. 3 Child care and day care centers, Schryer, Mindi, Tot Learning Center, Skokie Park District, Municipal employees
Legion, parks settle lockout 2003-05-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 15, 2003, p. 9 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Lockout ends, but at a price 2003-05-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 15, 2003, p. 18 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall, Editorial
Legion, parks in talks 2003-04-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 17, 2003, p. 14 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Evicted veterans may have ally in newest Skokie Park Dist. commissioner 2003-04-10 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 10, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 Alter, Michael, Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Skokie Park Dist.'s pledge to flag: meaningless words 2003-04-03 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 3, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 6 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall, Editorial
Skokie Park Dist. votes to keep vets out 2003-04-03 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 3, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 American Legion, Armed Forces - Veterans, Litigation, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Newsmakers: Skokie Park District 2003-03-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 13, 2003, p. 4 Skokie Park District, Sports - Golf, Awards, prizes, etc.
What is the Skokie Park District thinking? 2003-03-06 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 6, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 6 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall, Editorial
Veterans, still locked out, sue Skokie park dist. 2003-03-06 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 6, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 American Legion, Armed Forces - Veterans, Litigation, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Locked-out legion sues park district 2003-02-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 27, 2003, p. 3 American Legion, Armed Forces - Veterans, Litigation, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
High ratings in parks survey 2003-02-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 27, 2003, p. 15 Skokie Park District, Surveys and studies, Parks
Treatment of vets deplorable 2003-02-27 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 27, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 6 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall, Editorial
Skokie veterans evicted from HQ by Park Dist. 2003-02-27 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 27, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Post needs a home 2003-02-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 20, 2003, p. 16 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall, Editorial
Legion to fight eviction by Park District 2003-02-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 13, 2003, p. 7 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Skokie Park District, Hartman, Steve, American Legion Hall
Parks look to clear Spot site 2003-02-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 6, 2003, p. 10 American Legion, Armed Forces - Veterans, Teenagers, Skokie Youth Foundation, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
School, parks races on ballot 2003-01-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 30, 2003, p. 3 Public School District 73 1/2 - Board - Elections, Skokie Park District, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board - Elections, Skokie Public Library - Board - Elections, Public School District 73 - Board - Elections, Public School District 72 - Board - Elections
Business briefs 2002-12-26 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 26, 2002, Sec. 2, p. 4 Illinois Distinguished Agency Program, Skokie Park District, Awards, prizes, etc.
Register now for tennis 2002-12-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 19, 2002, p. 72 Sports - Tennis, Frank Sacks Tennis Camps, Inc., Niles West High School, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Athletics, Skokie Park District, Niles North High School
Donors sought to help families for the holidays`` 2002-11-29 None Skokie Review, Friday, November 29, 2002, p. 11 Assist a Family, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Student activities, Adopt-a-Family, Rivenson, Meryl, Gillono, Jan, Public School District 73 - Student activities, Berkowsky, Karen, Fitzhenry, Carol, Niles West High School, Skokie Village Center, Skokie Public Library, Skokie Park District, Skokie Human Services Department, Charities, Holidays and celebrations - Christmas, Holidays and celebrations - Chanukah (Hanukkah), East Prairie School
Board looks at dogs in parks 2002-10-31 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 31, 2002, p. 3 Aberman, Susan, Animals, Bender, Michael, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Frenzel, Allan, Parks
Be active and proactive, expert advises parents 2002-10-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 24, 2002, p. A13 Hirsch, Mayira, Skokie Park District, Health and fitness, Children
Rowing center suits athletes' needs 2002-10-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 17, 2002, p. 75 Sports - Boating, Loyola Academy - Athletics, Dammrich, Thomas, Runkle, Scott, Dammrich Rowing Center, Skokie Park District, Crotty, Marty
Parks Web page set for September 2002-08-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 22, 2002, p. 13 Kessler, Elizabeth, Quicksilver Associates, Skokie Park District, Internet
Enhancing Emily Oaks 2002-08-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 1, 2002, p. 14 Skokie Park District, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Editorial, Woodland Wander Inn
Skokie ready for heat; few problems 2002-07-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 11, 2002, p. 3 Skokie Public Works Department, Marzigliano, Joseph, Rivenson, Meryl, Willing, Mark, Skokie Police Department, Weber Leisure Center, Devonshire Cultural Center, Anthony, Carolyn, Devonshire Pool, Skokie Public Library, Skokie Park District, Weather, Skokie Human Services Department, Skokie Water Playground, Moreira, Margaret
No official vote yet on rowing center's name 2001-07-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 5, 2001, p. 3 Alexander, Deborah, Gulley, Napoleon, Gould, Lou, Dammrich, Thomas, Skokie Park District, Names, titles, etc., Au Sports Memorabilia, Parks, Gold, Audre, Nap, Gulley, Sandra
Harms house backers get detailed direction 2001-06-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 28, 2001, p. 8 Alexander, Deborah, Bender, Michael, Skokie Park District, Belkin, Liz, Hartman, Steve, Witry, Richard (Dick) J., Eisler, Deb, Henry Harms House, Historic buildings
Timber Ridge park to get a larger restroom 2001-06-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 28, 2001, p. 3 Timber Ridge Park, Skokie Park District
Skokie facilities, schools to be linked by high-speed intranet 2001-05-31 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 31, 2001, Sec. 1, p. 7 Skokie Public Library, Skokie Park District, Schools, Skokie Institutional Network Consortium, Laurus, I-net, Skokie, Internet, RCN Corporation, Skokie Community Network
The cost of preservation 2001-05-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 24, 2001, p. 18 Skokie Park District, Henry Harms House, Editorial, Historic buildings
Harms house won't face razing yet 2001-05-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 17, 2001, p. 3 Alexander, Deborah, Aberman, Susan, Bender, Michael, Skokie Park District, Byron, Renae, Frenzel, Allan, Hartman, Steve, Henry Harms House, Historic buildings
Dog, soccer park unveiled 2001-05-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 10, 2001, p. 8 Sports - Soccer, American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO), Thompson Dyke & Associates, Animals, Skokie Park District, Reese, Todd, People Organized for Off-leash Canine Habitats (POOCH)
Parks reject Negro Leaguer naming bid 2001-05-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 3, 2001, p. 3 Alexander, Deborah, Gulley, Napoleon, Gould, Lou, Dammrich, Thomas, Skokie Park District, Names, titles, etc., Negro League, Hartman, Steve, Gold, Audre, Nap
Emily Oaks work goes forward at higher costs 2001-02-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 15, 2001, p. 5 Emily Oaks Nature Center, Skokie Park District, Construction, Haley Sharpe Design, Woodland Wander Inn, Murphy Catton Inc.
Dog run wins state help 2001-01-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 25, 2001, p. 8 Dammrich, Thomas, Dorneker, Robert, Skokie Park District, Parks
Downtown historic house future remains in limbo 2001-01-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 11, 2001, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Henry Harms House, Historic buildings
Skokie touts diversity 2000-12-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 21, 2000, p. 3 Protests, demonstrations, etc., VOICES (Valuing Our Image Concerning Ethnicity in Skokie), Van Dusen, George, Peace and Harmony Rally, Brief, Rabbi Neil, Multiculturalism, Skokie Chamber of Commerce, Schakowsky, Janice, Mitchell, George, Skokie Public Library, Skokie Park District, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools)
Peace and harmony at Skokie rally 2000-12-21 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 21, 2000, Sec. 1, p. 1 Protests, demonstrations, etc., VOICES (Valuing Our Image Concerning Ethnicity in Skokie), Van Dusen, George, Peace and Harmony Rally, Multiculturalism, Brydsong, Sherialyn, Skokie Chamber of Commerce, Kamaria, Omprakash, Skokie Public Library, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Skokie Park District, Niles Township Clergy Forum, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools)
Youngsters put spin on classic tales 2000-11-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 9, 2000, p. 75 Paskind, Gail, Skokie Park District, Dance, Kant, Ambria, Kant, Kala, Paskind, Camille, Storybook Dance and Drama, Parafinczuk, Krystyna, Storytelling, Drama, Devonshire Cultural Center
Seniors' acting troupe gets in tune for a new season 2000-09-21 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 21, 2000, Sec. 1, p. 1 News Capers, Wechter, Carol, Brown, Barbara, Skokie Park District, Cooper, Sheldon, Aged, Greenberg, Joyce Stern, Still Acting Up!, Drama, Cohen, Georgia, It's About Time
Devonshire Pool users pleased with repairs 2000-08-31 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 31, 2000, p. 5 Skokie Park District, Swimming pools, Bernstein, Lenore, Givot, Joan
Second Apple Bob aims for new record 2000-08-24 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 24, 2000, Sec. 1, p. 1 Dominick's Finer Foods, Skokie Park District, Fundraising and fundraisers, Skokie Water Playground, Charities, World's Largest Apple Bob, Starlight Children's Foundation Midwest
Hockey director hopes to bring direction to Skokie 2000-08-10 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 10, 2000, Sec. 2, p. 5 Skokie Park District, Sports - Hockey, Blakey, Richard
Many residents say keep Harms House safe from harm 2000-07-06 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 6, 2000, Sec. 1, p. 1 Alexander, Deborah, Nees, Michael, Skokie Park District, Smessaert, Ray, Perille, Donald, Henry Harms House, Historic buildings
Skokie Park District eyes fencing, lights for Shawnee Park 2000-06-29 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 29, 2000, Sec. 1, p. 1 Safety devices and measures, Shawnee Park, Skokie Park District, Rifkind, Monty, Sala, Art
Harms house neighbors don't want demolition 2000-06-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 22, 2000, p. 8 Meccia, A.J., Haugg, Ted, Skokie Park District, Skokie Historical Society, Smessaert, Ray, Witry, Richard (Dick) J., Daghestani, Ann, Historic buildings
Shawnee Park hoops to remain for now 2000-06-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 22, 2000, p. 3 Safety devices and measures, Fisher, Laurie, Shawnee Park, Skokie Park District, Soderberg, Fred, Rifkind, Monty, Sylvan, Marshall, Sala, Art, Dumont-Beekil, Marcia, Sports - Basketball, Toledo, Iris
Shawnee Park hoops target for removal 2000-06-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 1, 2000, p. 3 Safety devices and measures, Shawnee Park, Skokie Park District, Toledo, Iris, Sports - Basketball
Green places for gardenless gardeners 2000-05-04 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 4, 2000, Sec. 2, p. 1 Garden Park, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Skokie Park District, Organizations and societies, Gardening, Krepack, Mel
Demolition a possibility for Harms home 2000-02-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 10, 2000, p. 3 Harms, Henry, Nees, Michael, Skokie Park District, Skokie Historical Society, Historic buildings
Boards join to fend off tax appeals 2000-02-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 3, 2000, p. 5 Taxation - Property tax, Skokie Park District, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools), Business
Emily Oaks design work awarded 2000-01-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 13, 2000, p. 4 Skokie Park District, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Wander Inn, Haley Sharpe Design, Competitions
Canoe launch has a name 1999-12-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 16, 1999, p. 4 Skokie Rowing Center, Skokie Park District, Names, titles, etc., Parks
Fest a brilliant success 1999-12-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 16, 1999, p. 3 WXXY-FM, Hansen, Lee, Success National Bank, Festival of Lights, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, AT&T
Hearing set on rules to rename parks 1999-12-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 2, 1999, p. 9 Advertising, signs and sign boards, Skokie Park District, Names, titles, etc., Parks
Terror the game at Scream Scene '99 1999-10-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 28, 1999, p. 5 Skokie Park District, Scream Scene '99, Skokie Water Playground, Holidays and celebrations - Halloween
Parks want in on rowing club building 1999-10-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 21, 1999, p. 5 Loyola Academy Rowing Association (LARA), Skokie Park District
Park Board likes trimmed fitness plan 1999-10-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 21, 1999, p. 5 Fitness First, Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Construction, Business - Fitness clubs
Troupe finds new home in Skokie 1999-10-14 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 14, 1999, Sec. 2, p. 1 Fabrielle, Jillann, Roberts, Frank, Skokie Park District, Two by Two, Paradise Productions, Drama, Devonshire Cultural Center
Dumping hikes cost of new park 1999-10-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 7, 1999, p. 3 Refuse and refuse disposal, Skokie Park District, Construction, Parks
Building climate bloats bids for health club project 1999-10-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 7, 1999, p. 12 Fitness First, Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Business - Fitness clubs, Weber Leisure Center
Devonshire gets rhythm : Cultural Center brings in musical troupe 1999-09-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 23, 1999, p. B3 Kessler, Elizabeth, Music, Skokie Park District, Lund, Patte Armato, Gabrielle, Jillann, Paradise Productions, Drama, Devonshire Cultural Center
Soccer, dog groups hear new park plans 1999-09-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 23, 1999, p. 3 Animals, People Organized for Off-leash Canine Habitats (POOCH), Bernardi, Nives, Ucker, Dave, Parks, Feder, Linda, Fonda, Dickelle, Sports - Soccer, Evanston, American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO), Thompson Dyke & Associates, Skokie Park District
Mini golf, big fun : But is local demand enough to support three courses? 1999-09-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 16, 1999, p. 86 Adventure Golf, Lee, Richard, Par-King Skill Golf, Sports - Miniature golf, Klatzco, David, Skokie Park District, Novelty Golf and Games, Boznos, George
School District 65, park district team up to build playground 1999-09-02 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 2, 1999, Sec. 1, p. 1 Timber Ridge Magnet School (formerly Timber Ridge Elementary School), Skokie Park District, Playgrounds, Public School District 65
Apples and bobbers go for a dunk 1999-08-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 26, 1999, p. 5 Kids Care, Skokie Park District, Oakton Water Playground, Charities, World's Largest Apple Bob
Park District fetes The Spot for teens 1999-07-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 22, 1999, p. 5 Metellus, Robert, Long, Mike, Teenagers, Skokie Park District, Sabelle, Alex, Kasper, Tony, Spot, The
What's in a name? Greed 1999-07-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 15, 1999, p. 14 Skokie Park District, Names, titles, etc., Parks, Editorial
Schedule, cost changes on tap for health club 1999-07-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 15, 1999, p. 13 Fitness First, Skokie Park District, Business - Fitness clubs, Weber Park
Skokie Park District hangs 'for sale' sign 1999-06-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 24, 1999, p. 3 Advertising, signs and sign boards, Skokie Park District, Names, titles, etc., Skokie Sports Park, Skatium, Parks
State monitors incidents at public swimming pools 1999-06-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 17, 1999, p. 6 Safety devices and measures, Swimming pools, Skokie Park District, Park District Risk Management Agency (PDRMA)
Safety the goal in Skokie park waters 1999-06-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 17, 1999, p. 5 Safety devices and measures, Swimming pools, Devonshire Aquatic Center, Skokie Park District, Skokie Water Playground
Skokie Park District health club plans approved 1999-05-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 27, 1999, p. 3 Fitness First, Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Business - Fitness clubs, Weber Leisure Center
Skokie founder's house goes on block Tuesday 1999-04-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 15, 1999, p. 5 Harms, Henry, Skokie Park District, Skokie Historical Society, Historic buildings
Snow no sting for golfers with swing 1999-03-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 18, 1999, p. 5 Skokie Park District, Skokie Sports Park, Sports - Golf
Park units put at risk 1999-03-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 18, 1999, p. 14 Skokie Park District, Accidents, Laws and regulations
Park districts fear liability in new law 1999-03-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 11, 1999, p. 11 Skokie Park District, Accidents, Laws and regulations, Illinois Association of Park Districts
Piano teacher's firing stands 1999-02-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 11, 1999, p. 9 Skokie Park District, Municipal employees, Solomensky, Margarita
Emily Oaks wins $100,000 grant 1999-02-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 11, 1999, p. 12 Skokie Park District, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Grants
Teen programs continue as new center thrives 1999-02-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 4, 1999, p. 3 Teenagers, Skokie Park District, Spot, The
Taxpayers left up a creek 1999-01-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 28, 1999, p. 14 Sports - Boating, Skokie Park District, Editorial, North Shore Channel
Few at Devonshire hours hearing 1999-01-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 21, 1999, p. 4 Camras, Lawrence, Skokie Park District, Devonshire Park
Parks to scrap fee for proposed launch 1999-01-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 21, 1999, p. 3 Sports - Boating, Skokie Park District, North Shore Channel
Hearing tonight on channel boat ramp 1999-01-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 14, 1999, p. 8 Sports - Boating, Skokie Park District, North Shore Channel
Turbulent year increased capacity for fun 1999-01-07 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 7, 1999, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie - History, Skokie Park District, Crime and criminals, Schools - Charter schools, Construction, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board, Public School District 65 - Board, Public School District 72 - Bond issues and referendum
Parks get technology consultant 1998-12-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 17, 1998, p. 4 Miller, Cooper & Co. Ltd., Skokie Park District, Technology
Parks review teacher's firing 1998-12-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 17, 1998, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Municipal employees, Solomensky, Margarita
Kids explore park's indoor playground 1998-12-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 17, 1998, p. 10 Exploratorium, The, Skokie Park District, Playgrounds, Oakton Community Center
Outdoor ice rink awaits a drop in the mercury 1998-12-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 10, 1998, p. 8 Oakton on Ice, Skokie Park District, Sports - Ice skating
Park district boosts pantry stores 1998-12-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 3, 1998, p. 3 Niles Township Food Pantry, Hunger, Skokie Park District, Charities, Sabbara, Richele, Food and nutrition
New Skokie teen center is dubbed 'The Spot' to be cool 1998-11-12 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 12, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 1 Teenagers, Skokie Park District, Spot, The, Myers, Anthony
Park district commissioner slots up for election in Niles and Morton Grove 1998-10-29 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 29, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 14 Skokie Park District, Elections
Teen center to open soon 1998-10-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 15, 1998, p. 20 Teenagers, Skokie Park District, Skokie Teen Center
New sports park draws crowds 1998-09-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 10, 1998, p. 5 Sports - Miniature golf, Skokie Park District, Sports - Baseball, Skokie Sports Park, Sports - Golf
Later hours for Devonshire Park 1998-08-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 27, 1998, p. 4 Skokie Park District, Devonshire Park
Two sentenced in parks ghost payrolling scheme 1998-08-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 27, 1998, p. 3 Lopez, Alfonso Jay, Crime and criminals - Theft, Skokie Park District, Hartman, Steve, Municipal employees, Rosenberg, Rachel
New Sports Park may open Sunday 1998-08-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 27, 1998, p. 14 Sports - Miniature golf, Skokie Park District, Sports - Baseball, Skokie Sports Park, Sports - Golf
Pool changes possible in wake of girl's death 1998-08-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 13, 1998, p. 3 Williams, Tequila, Drowning, Skokie Park District, Swimming pools
Drowning being investigated 1998-08-13 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 13, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 1 Williams, Tequila, Drowning, Skokie Park District, Swimming pools, Skokie Water Playground
Skokie, Evanston plan joint park 1998-08-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 6, 1998, p. 11 Evanston, Animals, Skokie Park District, Parks
Park Board reviews park closings 1998-07-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 23, 1998, p. 4 Skokie Park District, Devonshire Park
As opening nears, Skokie teen center seeks generous patron 1998-07-23 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 23, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 3 Forsythe Technology, Teenagers, Fundraising and fundraisers, Skokie Park District, Skokie Youth Center
Art guild show set 1998-07-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 9, 1998, p. 5 Willerman, Barbara, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Skokie Art Fair, Skokie Art Guild, Art exhibitions
Parks golf center nears completion 1998-07-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 2, 1998, p. 3 Sports - Miniature golf, Skokie Park District, Construction, Sports - Golf, Skokie Sports Park
Skokie's state-of-the-art children's center to open 1998-07-02 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 2, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Harris, Sandy, Exploritorium, Children, Oakton Community Center
Filmmaker captures real-life drama of lifeguarding 1998-07-02 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 2, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 1 Scholarships and fellowships, Skokie Cable Television Foundation, Devonshire Aquatic Center, Skokie Park District, Movies, Miller, Lloyd Steven
Villages work hard to make playing better 1998-07-02 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 2, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 1 Lincolnwood, Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Construction, Skokie Sports Park, Proesel Park, Niles Family Fitness Center, Parks, Oakton Community Center
Friends, family mourn death of Martin Peccia 1998-05-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 21, 1998, p. 5 Peccia, Martin, Skokie Park District, Death
Dog owners want the right to take their pets to Skokie parks 1998-05-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 14, 1998, p. 5 Animals, Williams, Dave, Skokie Park District, People Organized for Off-leash Canine Habitats (POOCH), Parks, Feder, Linda, Fonda, Dickelle
Parks look at nepotism rule 1998-04-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 16, 1998, p. 3 Lopez, Alfonso Jay, Sohn, Hope Irene, Crime and criminals - Theft, Skokie Park District, Municipal employees, Rosenberg, Rachel
Tax dollars, family ties 1998-04-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 16, 1998, p. 18 Skokie Park District, Municipal employees, Editorial
Three nabbed in Skokie ghost-payroll case 1998-04-16 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 16, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 2 Lopez, Alfonso Jay, Sohn, Hope Irene, Crime and criminals - Theft, Skokie Park District, Municipal employees, Rosenberg, Rachel
Three charged in parks ghost payrolling scheme 1998-04-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 9, 1998, p. 3 Lopez, Alfonso Jay, Sohn, Hope Irene, Crime and criminals - Theft, Skokie Park District, Rosenberg, Rachel
Channel ramp put on hold 1998-03-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 26, 1998, p. 9 Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Skokie Park District, Construction, North Shore Channel
Children's garden idea floated 1998-03-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 19, 1998, p. 4 Tot Learning Center, Skokie Park District, Gardening
Skatium trophy case dedicated in Astor's honor 1998-03-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 19, 1998, p. 110 Employees, Astor, Leon Michael, Mike, Skokie Park District, Awards, prizes, etc.
Family Theatre is fun for all ages 1998-01-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 22, 1998, p. B9 Family Theatre, Skokie Park District, Berger, Ed, Kids Need Culture, Gabrielle, Jillann, Paradise Productions, Devonshire Cultural Center, Sabetta, Greg, Theaters, Too!
Teen Center new directors, study OK'd 1998-01-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 22, 1998, p. 5 Alexander, Deborah, Haben, John W., Skokie Park District, Skokie Youth Foundation, Williams and Associates Architects, Teen Center, Gould, Diane, American Legion Hall, Faidley, Teresa A., Armed Forces - Veterans, Teenagers
Park Board debates ambiance of Fall Fest 1998-01-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 22, 1998, p. 3 Alexander, Deborah, Greenberg, Morton, Fairs and festivals, Windy City Amusements, Skokie Park District
Park Board buys golf goods 1998-01-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 15, 1998, p. 4 Sports - Miniature golf, Skokie Park District, Skokie Sports Park
Slicing into the mini-golf business 1998-01-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 15, 1998, p. 16 Sports - Miniature golf, Skokie Park District, Editorial
Miniature golf owners decry public course 1998-01-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 8, 1998, p. 5 Par-King Skill Golf, Skokie Park District, Select Development In Contracting Inc., Skokie Sports Park, Business, Novelty Golf and Games, Boznos, George, Little League Park, Sports - Miniature golf, Klatzco, David, Cost of Wisconsin
Parks grow, rebuild 1998-01-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 1, 1998, p. 8 Real estate, Skokie Youth Foundation, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Skokie Park District, Skokie Sports Park, Municipal employees, Oakton Community Center, Awards, prizes, etc., Kosinski, Richard, Little League Park, Tot Learning Center
Park fitness center wins award 1997-12-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 25, 1997, p. 4 Fitness Management Magazine, Fitness First, Skokie Park District, Awards, prizes, etc.
Park district OK pool concession 1997-12-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 18, 1997, p. 4 Mila Snacks, Skokie Park District, Business
Foundation searches for teen center funding 1997-11-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 27, 1997, p. 3 Kosinski, Richard, Youth Foundation of Skokie, Teenagers, Skokie Park District, Fundraising and fundraisers
Channel ramp hearing delayed 1997-11-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 20, 1997, p. 3 Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Skokie Park District, Construction, North Shore Channel
Park District wins Gold Medal 1997-11-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 6, 1997, p. 4 National Gold Medal Award, National Parks and Recreation Association, Skokie Park District, National Sporting Goods Association, Awards, prizes, etc.
High-tech tees : Revamped park on Oakton street will feature state-of-the-art miniature golf course 1997-11-06 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 6, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 3 Little League Park, Skokie Park District, Skokie Sports Park, Sports - Golf, Traveler's Quest Adventure Golf, Parks
Skokie Park District tops national conference 1997-11-06 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 6, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 10 National Gold Medal Award, Skokie Park District, Awards, prizes, etc.
Fall Fest back at Oakton, draws 31,000 1997-09-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 18, 1997, p. 5 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Oakton Park, Fall Fest
Fees set for indoor play area 1997-09-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 18, 1997, p. 4 Skokie Park District, Oakton Community Center
Parks buy Legion hall for teen center 1997-09-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 18, 1997, p. 3 Armed Forces - Veterans, American Legion, Teenagers, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Tots can do some serious playing in spacious day care center 1997-09-11 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 11, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 1 Child care and day care centers, Tot Learning Center, Skokie Park District
Park Board makes funding job full time 1997-08-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 28, 1997, p. 4 Youth Foundation of Skokie, Skokie Park District, Municipal employees
Lifeguards win national honors 1997-08-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 21, 1997, p. 5 Johnsen, Karen, Sheridan, Mary, Skokie Park District, Schiller, Doug, Strauch, Hillary, Awards, prizes, etc., Ross, Warren, Mehlman, Craig, Meyer, Mary
Suited for success 1997-08-21 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 21, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Ellis & Associates, National Lifeguarding Competition, Municipal employees, Schiller, Doug, Awards, prizes, etc., Mehleman, Brian, Competitions
A day in the life 1997-08-21 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 21, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 10 Lee, Richard, Skokie Park District, Sports - Golf, Municipal employees
Fund-raiser to work full-time at Park District 1997-08-21 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 21, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Municipal employees
Young park campers see the world 1997-08-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 14, 1997, p. 5 Summer camps, Goldman, Leslee, Skokie Park District, Sherman, Devin, Alexander, Emily, Damtew, Sophia, Stein, Aliza
Oakton indoor playground reviewed 1997-07-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 17, 1997, p. 4 Skokie Park District, Oakton Community Center
Fee at boat ramp floated 1997-07-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 17, 1997, p. 3 Skokie Park District,
Center reopens 1997-07-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 17, 1997, p. 12 Skokie Park District, Emily Oaks Nature Center
Tennis anyone - anyone at all? 1997-07-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 10, 1997, p. 89 Sports - Tennis, Skokie Park District, Ferstein, Alan, Statistics, Rioski, Linda
Seymour turtle teaches safety 1997-06-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 26, 1997, p. 9 Safety devices and measures, Barnes & Noble, Skokie Park District, Seymour the Safety Turtle, National Safety Month
Park District approves bid 1997-06-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 26, 1997, p. 4 Skokie Park District, Pickus Construction & Equipment Co., Construction
Parks limit spraying 1997-06-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 12, 1997, p. 3 Pest control, Martini, Nancy, Skokie Park District, Oakton Park, McNally Park, Sequoya Park
Parks to probe hazards of weed, bug spraying 1997-06-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 5, 1997, p. 3 Dammrich, Thomas, Pest control, Martini, Nancy, Skokie Park District, Hartman, Steve
Five parks to be spruced up 1997-06-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 5, 1997, p. 14 Lauth Park, Renovation and repair, Terminal Park, Skokie Park District, Kenneth Company, Milogem Co., Hamlin Park, Parks, Lorel Park
Park Board quizzes on boating rules 1997-06-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 5, 1997, p. 10 Sports - Boating, Skokie Park District, North Shore Channel, Laws and regulations
Schedule set for expanded channel park 1997-05-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 15, 1997, p. 3 Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Little League Park, Skokie Park District, Construction, Sports - Golf, North Shore Channel
Boat ramp launches concerns 1997-05-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 15, 1997, p. 18 Skokie Park District, Construction, Editorial, North Shore Channel
Helping parents find TV's off switch 1997-05-08 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 8, 1997, Sec. 2, p. 1 National TV-Turnoff Week, Schryer, Mindi, Pierce, Shawn, Skokie Park District, Television
Park district will shoulder most costs for boat ramp site 1997-05-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 1, 1997, p. 15 Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Dammrich, Thomas, Schneiderman, Mark, Skokie Park District
Boat access to channel stirs concern 1997-05-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 1, 1997, p. 13 Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Pollution - Water, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Environment, North Shore Channel
Park District inducts new officers, policies 1997-04-17 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 17, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 3 Alexander, Deborah, Dammrich, Thomas, Sutker-Dermer, Shelley, Greenberg, Morton, Schmidt, William, Skokie Park District, Skokie Park Board, Hartman, Steve
Little League Park plans go forward 1997-03-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 6, 1997, p. 4 Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Little League Park, Skokie Park District, Construction
Parks tax not amusing 1997-03-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 6, 1997, p. 18 Skokie Park District, Taxation, Editorial
Park Board mulls ways to boost event attendance 1997-02-13 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 13, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District,
Parks earn five awards 1997-01-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 23, 1997, p. 11 Dammrich, Thomas, Devonshire Aquatic Center, Skokie Park District, Skokie Water Playground, Aronesti, Howard, Awards, prizes, etc., Weber Leisure Center, Illinois Parks and Recreation Association, Kessler, Elizabeth
S'more awards for Skokie Park District 1997-01-23 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 23, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 3 Kessler, Elizabeth, National Parks and Recreation Association, Skokie Park District, Aronesti, Howard, Awards, prizes, etc., Illinois Parks and Recreation Association
Park District to tighten pool entry systems 1997-01-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 9, 1997, p. 3 Swimming pools, Devonshire Aquatic Center, Skokie Park District, Skokie Water Playground, Tag Team
Skokie gets caught up in 'Net 1997-01-09 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 9, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 3 Lerner Communications Inc., SkokieNet, Skokie Public Library, Skokie Park District, Skokie, Internet, Skokie Chamber of Commerce
And that's the way it was : A look back at the year's events in Skokie 1996-12-26 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 26, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Performing arts, Skokie Board of Trustees, Skokie Park District, Crime and criminals, TCI of Illinois, Cable television, North Shore Center for the Performing Arts
Pool, camp fees to go up in 1997 1996-12-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 19, 1996, p. 9 Summer camps, Skokie Park District, Swimming pools
Park district OKs levy 1996-12-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 19, 1996, p. 4 Skokie Park District, Taxation
Park site perk protest comes after the fact 1996-11-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 28, 1996, p. 3 Ringer, Sam, Skokie Park District, Hartman, Steve, Municipal employees
Permanent site sought for downtown fall fest 1996-11-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 28, 1996, p. 3 Fairs and festivals, Pardis Gras, Skokie Park District, Surveys and studies
Devonshire air fix to cost $7,000 1996-11-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 28, 1996, p. 15 Renovation and repair, Oakbrook Mechanical, Skokie Park District, Williams and Associates Architects, Devonshire Cultural Center
Park Dist. May face suit over work at Weber 1996-11-28 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 28, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Construction, Litigation, Simon, Daniel, Zurich Construction, Weber Leisure Center
District deal doesn't please park neighbors : Claim officials didn't give enough notice of plan for chief's home 1996-11-28 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 28, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Goldberg, Norton, Real estate, Skokie Park District, Hartman, Steve, Municipal employees
Clean-up talks delay park's east side work 1996-11-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 14, 1996, p. 11 Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Little League Park, Skokie Park District, Parks, Environment
Little League Park expansion plans set 1996-11-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 14, 1996, p. 10 Little League Park, Skokie Park District, Sports - Baseball, Parks
A day in the life 1996-10-24 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 24, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 5 Skokie Park District, DeGraff, Carol, Municipal employees, Devonshire Cultural Center
Park district passes levy 1996-10-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 17, 1996, p. 4 Taxation - Property tax, Skokie Park District
Dances safe alternatives to the street 1996-10-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 10, 1996, p. 27 McGaw YMCA, Joy, Ray, Skokie Park District, Dance, Children, Aronesti, Howard, Weber Leisure Center
Park officials charting revamp of Weber classes 1996-10-03 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 3, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Mackey, Teena, Weber Leisure Center
Irrigation system causes ripple at Skokie Park Dist. 1996-09-26 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 26, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 McGowan, Thomas, Skokie Park District, Construction, Zurich Construction
Center offers Skokie a world of culture 1996-09-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 19, 1996, p. 3 Schnackel, Ellen, Skokie Park District, Devonshire Playhouse, Devonshire Cultural Center
Lure of land helps retain Skokie official : Park director says he'll build home on property 1996-09-19 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 19, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 9 Skokie Park District, Hartman, Steve, Municipal employees
Pardis Gras draws 15,000 visitors 1996-09-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 12, 1996, p. 15 Fairs and festivals, Pardis Gras, Skokie Park District
Distance walkers know the value of laps at the track 1996-08-22 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 22, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 7 Greenberg, Evelyn, Greenberg, Sy, Skokie Park District, Sports - Walking, Novick, Ray, Henderson, Tempi, Novick, Rosalie, Weber Leisure Center
New Devonshire Cultural Center opens 1996-08-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 15, 1996, p. B4 Skokie Park District, Devonshire Cultural Center
Bids out this fall on Channel project 1996-08-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 15, 1996, p. 4 Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, North Shore Channel
A day in the life 1996-07-11 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 11, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 5 Hansen, Lee, Skokie Park District, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Municipal employees
Spring swamps impede renovations at parks 1996-06-27 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 27, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Renovation and repair, Tot Learning Center, Skokie Park District, Oakton Park, Emily Oaks Nature Center
A day in the life 1996-06-06 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 6, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 5 Skokie Park District, Devonshire Playhouse, Burger, Ed, Municipal employees
Summer looks spirited - and safe - with Seymour 1996-06-06 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 6, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 5 Safety devices and measures, Ghazarian, Diane, Skokie Park District, Seymour the Safety Turtle, National Safety Council
Park district pleased with PR 1996-05-16 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 16, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 4 Public relations, Ketchum Public Relations World Wide, Skokie Park District, Surveys and studies
Park board officers switching places 1996-05-09 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 9, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 3 Dammrich, Thomas, Greenberg, Morton, Skokie Park District
Fallfest finds new home : Move to Lincoln a temporary one 1996-04-25 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 25, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 5 Fairs and festivals, Pardis Gras, Skokie Park District
Park tot center gets planning OK 1996-04-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 18, 1996, p. 10 Zoning, Skokie Plan Commission, Skokie Park District
Commission OKs a day-care center 1996-04-18 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 18, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Child care and day care centers, Tot Learning Center, Skokie Park District, Skokie Plan Commission, Ohmite Manufacturing Co.
Work resumes on pool 1996-04-11 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 11, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 3 Renovation and repair, Plumbers Union Local 130, Skokie Park District, Swimming pools, North Park Plumbing & Heating Co., Oakton Park
Picketers shut Oakton Pool job 1996-04-04 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 4, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Renovation and repair, Plumbers Union Local 130, Skokie Park District, Swimming pools, North Park Plumbing & Heating Co., Skokie Water Playground
Weber Center net gains below expectations 1996-03-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 28, 1996, p. 10 Dammrich, Thomas, Skokie Park District, Hartman, Steve, Weber Leisure Center
No walk in the park in Skokie parks 1996-02-29 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 29, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 3 Safety devices and measures, Skokie Park District
New park plan unveiled : More room for seniors at Oakton Community Center 1996-02-22 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 22, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 8 Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Oakton Community Center
Park safety law drafted 1996-02-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 15, 1996, p. 3 Safety devices and measures, Skokie Park District, Hartman, Steve, Parks, Skokie Police Department
Marshmallow fight is one for the record 1996-02-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 15, 1996, p. 3 Famous Brands International Inc., Skokie Park District, Oakton Park, World's Largest Marshmallow Fight, Guinness Book of World Records, Oakton Community Center
Park District wins channel work grant 1996-02-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 8, 1996, p. 9 Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, North Shore Channel
Skokie Park District sets up cricket field on sanitary district land 2018-10-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 4, 2018, p. 7 Khan, Adil, Ohrlund, John, Metropolitan Water Reclamation District, United Cricket League, Skokie Park District, Skokie Sports Park East
'Caleb Field' pays tribute to baseball-loving teen 2018-09-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 20, 2018, p. 4 Ohrlund, John, Maeir, David, Skokie Park District, Caleb Field, Laramie Park, Maeir, Caleb
Backlot Bash closes out summer break 2018-08-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 30, 2018, p. 4 Zaleckas, Ethan, Yabloch, Sonya, The Zacbe Trio, Neumayer, Karl, Backlot Bash, Skokie Village, Neumayer, Erik, Skokie Chamber of Commerce, Neumayer, Mary, Skokie Public Library, Skokie Park District, Tuft, Michelle, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools)
'They're building their confidence' 2018-06-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 21, 2018, p. 10 Harris, Logan, Watson, Caryn, Chervony, David, Skokie Circus Camp, Rhodes, Lucy, Skokie Park District, Lincoln Junior High School, Santos, Ryan
Building confidence 2018-06-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 21, 2018, p. 1 Skokie Circus Camp, Skokie Park District, Lincoln Junior High School
Park District celebrates reopening of Fitness First 2018-02-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 15, 2018, p. 5 William Architects, Poulos, Tom, Skokie Park District, Espinal, Callan, Tuft, Michelle, Valdez, Sam, Espinal, Leonel, Espinal, Rich, Weber Leisure Center, Fitness First
Memorial wall h onoring veterans dedicated 2017-11-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 23, 2017, p. 10 Ohrlund, John, Reid, Mike, Aberman, Susan, Skokie Park District, Van Dusen, George, Veterans Park
Park District oks disconnect request 2017-07-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 27, 2017, p. 6 Ohrlund, John, double taxation, 'Evanskie', McClure, Craig, Skokie Park District, Skokie Park Board, Schmidt, Bill
Tennis an ace - so far - in Skokie 2017-07-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 27, 2017, p. 4 Tennes, Howard, Thunstedt, Eric, Cohen, Debbie, Frank, Judy, Gilmore, Diane, Skokie Park District, Skokie Tennis Association, Gross, Terry, Skokie Tennis Center, Tennes, Ann
'Double taxation' sees park disconnect effort 2017-06-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 22, 2017, p. 4 double taxation, 'Evanskie', Ohrlund, John, Evanston, Aberman, Susan, McClure, Craig, Skokie Park District, Schmidt, Bill
No more 'double-taxation' 2017-06-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 22, 2017, p. 1 Evanston, McClure, Craig, Skokie Park District
New playground opens at Winnebago Park 2017-06-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 1, 2017, p. 4 Aberman, Susan, Skokie Park District, Winter, Kristin, Hanawalt, Rochelle, Hanawalt, Wesley, Rizo, Dennis, Winnebago Park, Sota, Daniel
A neighborhood park 2017-06-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 1, 2017, p. 1 Soto, Daniel, Soto, Abigail, Skokie Park District, Winnebago Park
Old park equipment finds new life 2017-05-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 18, 2017, p. 14 Rea, Michael, Armenia, Skokie Park District, Kashian, Rozik, Kids Around the World, Kashian, Dr. Steve
Khem Khoeun, parks commissioner-elect 2017-05-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 11, 2017, p. 4 Khoen, Khem, Skokie Park District, Metropolitan Reclamation District of Greater Chicago
Sapling from tree grown during Holocaust planted at Niles West 2017-05-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 4, 2017, p. 8 Harris, DeDe, Niles West High School, Holidays and celebrations - Arbor Day, Ames, Steve, Skokie Park District, Harris, Sam, Zimmerman, Liz, Lopez, Spencer, Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center
A quiet election day 2017-04-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 13, 2017, p. 1 Skokie Park District, elections, Khoeun, Khem
Veterans Park wall installed to honor Skokie military members 2016-12-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 8, 2016, p. 7 Ohrlund, John, Skokie Park District, Veterans Park
Scott Runkle, park manager 2016-12-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 1, 2016, p. 4 Runkle, Scott, Skokie Park District
Halloween happenings 2016-11-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 3, 2016, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Holidays and celebrations - Halloween, Herard, Lucas, Oakton Community Center
Things That Go Bump in the Night 2016-10-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 27, 2016, p. 6 Juppe, Nicole, Things That Go Bump in the Night, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Skokie Park District, Dolinko, Max, Holidays and celebrations - Halloween, Michaels, Marissa, Schaeffer, Cassie
Nighttime adventures 2016-10-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 27, 2016, p. 1 Juppe, Nicole, Things That Go Bump in the Night, Hansen, Bev, Skokie Park District, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Holidays and celebrations - Halloween
Princess Ball means magical memories for young guests 2016-09-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September, 22, 2016, p. 25 Princess Ball, Skokie Park District, Amato, Mary, Oakton Community Center
Skokie Park District prepares to break ground: Weber Leisure Center upgrade to be completed by August 2017 2016-09-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September, 22, 2016, p. 8 Mihelich, Steve, Fitness First, Renovation and repair, Williams Architects, Skokie Park District, Weber Leisure Center
Cassie Schaeffer, program naturalist 2016-09-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September, 22, 2016, p. 4 Skokie Park District, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Schaeffer, Cassie
Backlot Bash takes sting out of the end of summer 2016-08-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August, 18, 2016, p. 6 John Ohrlund, Michelle Tuft, Skokie Park District Executive Director, Skokie Park District, Village Hall, Superintendent of Recreation and Facilities, Backlot Bash
Steamy summer brings crowds to parks 2016-07-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 21, 2016, p. 6 Runkle, Scott, Skokie Park District, Devonshire Aquatic Center, Skokie Water Playground
Community, officials meet at Winnebago Park 2016-06-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 23, 2016, p. 8 Ohrlund, John, Reid, Mike, Solomon, Ladd, Bucknor, Anaya, Skokie Park District, Solomon, Alissa, Winnebago Park, Hanawalt, Curtis, Solomon, Ellie
Putting for a good cause 2015-09-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 3, 2015, p.7 Ohrlund, John, Adventure Golf, Miletic, Don, Liponi Foundation, Skokie Park District
Skokie Park District hosts first Fall Into Health Fair 2014-11-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 27, 2014, p.8 Fall Into Health Fair, Skokie Park District, Dorfman, Irene
Slow pitch gives hitters a chance 2014-07-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 10, 2014 , p. 59 Skokie Park District, World Wiffle Ball Chamionship, Competitions
Skokie's annual Winter Chilly Fest finally lives up to its name 2014-02-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 13, 2014 , p. 6 Flaherty, Jill, Skokie Park District, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Toohey, Cheryl, Winter Festival
Skokie lifeguards earn national award for third time 2014-02-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 6, 2014 , p. 7 Starfish Aquatics Institute, Skokie Park District, Awards, prizes, etc.
Grant landed for shoreline changes 1996-02-08 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 8, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 3 Sports - Boating, Skokie Park District, Grants, Skokie Fire Department, North Shore Channel
Computertots puts kids on-line 1996-02-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 1, 1996, p. 76 Lincolnwood Preschool, Computertots, Skokie Park District, Children, Prodigy, Computers, Lincolnwood Park District
New fees, rules aimed at secure pools 1996-02-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 1, 1996, p. 3 Safety devices and measures, Skokie Park District, Swimming pools, Skokie Water Playground
District asks firm to do its talking 1996-01-25 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 25, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 5 Public relations, Ketchum Public Relations World Wide, Skokie Park District
Publicity firm wins parks nod 1996-01-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 18, 1996, p. 13 Ketchum Public Relations World Wide, Advertising, signs and sign boards, MacAdam Associates, Skokie Park District
Park expansion big part of 1995 1995-12-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 28, 1995, p. 7 Renovation and repair, Devonshire Pool, Sutker-Dermer, Shelley, Tot Learning Center, Farber, Gary, Oakton Water Playground, Skokie Park District, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Weber Leisure Center
New Year's resolutions 1995-12-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 28, 1995, p. 12 Skokie Park District, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools), Taxation, Housing, Editorial
Growing tot center eyes larger quarters 1995-12-21 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 21, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Child care and day care centers, Tot Learning Center, Skokie Park District, Construction
New tot center in park plans 1995-12-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 14, 1995, p. 7 Tot Learning Center, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Laramie Park
Via SkokieNet, village leaps into cyberspace : Library, schools, park, chamber on-line 1995-12-07 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 7, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 8 Skokie Public Library, Public School District 68, Skokie Park District, Rush North Shore Medical Center, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools), Skokie, Internet, Skokie Chamber of Commerce, Anthony, Carolyn
The wonder years : Waiting, squealing, crying, daring, jumping, dancing 1995-11-02 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 2, 1995, Sec. 2, p. 1 Schools - Junior high schools, Namrood, Rod, Dance, Aronesti, Howard, Sandilands, Scott, Oakton Community Center, Welstein, Jaclyn, Teenagers, Younan, Robert, Cohen, Samantha, Ost, Carrie, Skokie Park District
Park tax levy gets OK 1995-11-02 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 2, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 3 Taxation - Property tax, Skokie Park District
Emily Oaks building expansion planned 1995-11-02 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 2, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 3 Renovation and repair, Buildings, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Skokie Park District
Teen center eyed in parks proposal 1995-10-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 26, 1995, p. 7 Kessler, Elizabeth, Teenagers, Skokie Park District
Park officials push for center 1995-10-26 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 26, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 6 Teenagers, Skokie Park District
Parks '95 draft levy unveiled 1995-10-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 19, 1995, p. 6 Taxation - Property tax, Schmidt, William, Skokie Park Board, Skokie Park District
Fitness club membership very healthy 1995-10-12 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 12, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 3 KPMG Peate Marwick, Fitness First, Raker's Electric Company, Skokie Park District, Health and fitness, Hartman, Steve
Three ousted in parks shake-up 1995-09-28 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 28, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 3 Figura, Dan, Savitsky, Steve, Skokie Park District, Hartman, Steve, Municipal employees, Wheatly, Kim, Dammrich, Daniel
Mom's idea brings school new play lot 1995-09-07 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 7, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 3 Lampert, Gail, Skokie Park District, Playgrounds, Public School District 69, Madison School
New playground equipment 1995-08-31 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 31, 1995, p. 4 Skokie Park District, Maier, Allan, Public School District 69, Madison School
Project Play wraps successful summer 1995-08-31 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 31, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Teenagers, Project Play Dayz, Project Play, Skokie Park District, Aronesti, Howard, Skokie Gang Task Force
Advance notice at issue as park bids awarded 1995-08-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 24, 1995, p. 5 Greeby Companies, Inc. (GCI), Dammrich, Thomas, Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Swimming pools, Oakton Park, Devonshire Park
Pool, center upgrades move forward 1995-08-17 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 17, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 3 Renovation and repair, Devonshire Community Center, Buildings, Skokie Park District, Swimming pools, Oakton Park, Skokie Water Playground
Fallfest features Monkees 1995-08-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 10, 1995, p. 20 Monkees, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District
Nonresidents pay for brawl at pool 1995-07-27 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 27, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Devonshire Aquatic Center, Skokie Water Playground
Studio rink work continues 1995-07-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 20, 1995, p. 4 Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Skatium, Mackey, Teena
Park officials react to water-park fight 1995-07-20 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 20, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 3 Safety devices and measures, Cameron, Alpha, Devonshire Aquatic Center, Skokie Park District, Swimming pools, Shamoon, Albert
SOCKS gets a home at leisure center 1995-07-13 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 13, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 3 Masterson, Rita, Skokie Park District, Charities, Skokie Organization for Clothing Our Kids (SOCKS), Stoops, Bunny, Weber Leisure Center
First hurdle passed : U.S. Robotics seeks new HQ 1995-07-13 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 13, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Zoning, Skokie Park District, Business - Manufacturing, Construction, U.S. Robotics, Powers Process Controls
July 4 parade, fireworks set 1995-06-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 29, 1995, p. 5 Kessler, Elizabeth, Fireworks, Niles West High School, Skokie Park District, TCI of Illinois
Skokie vies for parks award 1995-06-29 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 29, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 7 Sports Foundation Inc., Skokie Park District, National Parks and Recreation Association, National Sporting Goods Association, Competitions
New Devonshire Center an oasis for Skokie 1995-06-29 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 29, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 6 Swimming pools, Devonshire Aquatic Center, Skokie Park District
Fitness center opens in new Weber Park 1995-06-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 8, 1995, p. 5 Fitness First, Skokie Park District, Mackey, Teena, Business - Fitness clubs, Weber Leisure Center
Park offices open; fitness center next 1995-06-01 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 1, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 3 Fitness First, Skokie Park District, Weber Leisure Center
Park brochures popular in survey 1995-05-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 18, 1995, p. 4 Skokie Park District, Surveys and studies
Geese break peace : Can coyotes restore order? 1995-05-11 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 11, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Hansen, Lee, Skokie Park District, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Wildlife
School board enters debate on fireworks 1995-03-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 16, 1995, p. 7 Fireworks, Niles West High School, Skokie Park District, Borek, Sam, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board, Weiss, Joe, Morton Grove Days Committee
Testing continues at future park site 1995-02-23 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 23, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 3 East Skokie Industrial Area, Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Testing Services Corp., Pollution - Soil, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Skokie Park District
Parks safety ranking deemed to be 'excellent 1995-02-23 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 23, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Safety devices and measures, Skokie Park District, Park District Risk Management Agency (PDRMA)
State caps Cook property taxes 1995-02-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 16, 1995, p. 3 Monahan, Joseph, Schoenberg, Jeffrey, Taxation - Property tax, Capparelli, Ralph, Witt, Pam, Lang, Louis, Kersten, Thomas, Carroll, Howard, Cook County, Schools - Finances, Schakowsky, Janice, Skokie Park District
Weiner gets new positions 1995-02-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 9, 1995, p. 4 Skokie Park District, Stroger, John, Weiner, Erwin, Chicago Park District
Parks fitness center furnishing plan cut 1995-02-09 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 9, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 3 Devonshire Community Center, Skokie Park District, Weber Leisure Center
Property tax cap bill makes schools squirm 1995-02-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 2, 1995, p. 3 Monahan, Joseph, Taxation - Property tax, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Maier, Allan, Lang, Louis, Dudycz, Walter, Schools - Finances, Beckley, William, Millard, Beth
State grant OK will aid Oakton rehab 1995-02-02 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 2, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 3 Renovation and repair, Buildings, Skokie Park District, Oakton Park, Grants, Illinois Department of Conservation
Tournament honors hockey scorekeeper 1995-01-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 26, 1995, p. 5 Astor, Leon Michael, Mike, Glickman, Steve, Skokie Park District, Sports - Hockey, Skatium, Skokie Flyers House League
Zero-depth pool, lap lanes coming 1995-01-26 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 26, 1995, Sec. 3, p. 3 Devonshire Community Center, Skokie Park District, Swimming pools
In Park District 3 run for 2 seats 1995-01-19 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 19, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 3 Dammrich, Thomas, Sutker-Dermer, Shelley, Solomon, Jack, Skokie Park District, Elections
Parks bond sale OK'd 1995-01-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 12, 1995, p. 16 Skokie Park Board, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark
Park programs target pre-teens 1994-12-15 The Park District has a new program for junior high kids. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 15, 1994, p. 7 Teenagers, Skokie Park District
Skokie parks pitch fitness memberships 1994-12-01 The Park District has begun selling memberships to its new fitness center, Fitness First. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 1, 1994, p. 5 Fitness First, Skokie Park District
Kids need culture, too 1994-11-10 The Skokie Park District tries to provide culture for local children. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 10, 1994, p. 89 Skokie Park District, Children
Flat rate fixed for pool costs 1994-10-27 The Park District changed its swimming pool prices to a fixed rate. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 27, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Swimming pools
Park staff calls for adding 10 employees 1994-09-01 Skokie Park District administrators have proposed adding ten new employees by mid-1996. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 1, 1994, p. 5 Skokie Park District, Municipal employees
Spoiled soil adds to Weber Park costs 1994-09-01 Contaminated soil has been added to the Weber Park renovation costs. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 1, 1994, p. 5 Pollution - Soil, Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Weber Park
$2.9 million rehab at Devonshire OK'd 1994-08-04 The Devonshire Park renovation is underway. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 4, 1994, p. 7 Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Devonshire Park
Evanston wants slice of Skokie park site 1994-04-28 The Skokie Park District will lease property at Oakton and McCormick from the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 28, 1994, p. 3 Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Skokie Park District
Customer is key in park marketing plan 1994-04-07 The Skokie Park District is implementing a new marketing plan. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 7, 1994, p. 12 Advertising, signs and sign boards, Skokie Park District
Park plans reviewed 1994-02-24 Renovation plans have been approved for Emily Oaks Playground and Shawnee Park. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 24, 1994, p. 5 Renovation and repair, Shawnee Park, Skokie Park District, Emily Oaks Playground
Skokie shoots down M-NASR headquarters 1994-01-06 The Skokie Park District has decided not to support the setup of a permanent headquarters for the Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR). Skokie Review, Thursday, January 6, 1994, p. 3 Recreation, Buildings, Skokie Park District, Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR)
Park panel OKs pool revisions 1993-12-30 The Skokie Park Board has okayed proposed renovations to Devonshire Park and pool. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 30, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Swimming pools, Devonshire Park
Rehabilitation plans unveiled for largest parks in Skokie 1993-09-30 The Skokie Park District is planning to renovate many of its facilities. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 30, 1993, p. 24 Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District
Lee-Wright hoops OK'd 1993-09-23 Basketball hoops will be reinstalled at Lee-Wright Park. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 23, 1993, p. 3 Lee-Wright Park, Skokie Park District, Sports - Basketball
Deal reached on Lee-Wright hoops 1993-09-02 Residents who live near Lee-Wright Park have reached a compromise on the presence of basketball hoops in the park. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 2, 1993, p. 3 Lee-Wright Park, Skokie Park District, Sports - Basketball
Park basketball clash compromise sought 1993-08-26 Basketball courts will not be returned to Lee-Wright Park until neighbors reach a compromise with the Park District. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 26, 1993, p. 6 Lee-Wright Park, Skokie Park District, Sports - Basketball
Park troubles join neighbors in more talks 1993-08-26 Basketball courts will not be returned to Lee-Wright Park until neighbors reach a compromise with the Park District. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 26, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Lee-Wright Park, Skokie Park District, Sports - Basketball
Fight for hoops still alive 1993-08-05 Some neighbors are still fighting to keep basketball hoops at Lee-Wright Park. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 5, 1993, p. 3 Lee-Wright Park, Skokie Park District, Sports - Basketball
ranger's recycle game a hit with kids 1993-08-05 Howard Aronesti is the Roving Recycling Ranger for Skokie summer camp participants. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 5, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 3 Recycling, Summer camps, Skokie Park District, Aronesti, Howard
Board OKs plan for renovation of Central Park 1993-07-22 The Skokie Park District has approved a renovation plan for Central Park. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 22, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Renovation and repair, Central Park, Skokie Park District
Camp kids compete for Recycling Ranger's favor 1993-07-08 Skokie Park District camps are competing to win the title of "best recyclers. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 8, 1993, p. 6 Recycling, Summer camps, Skokie Park District, Competitions
Hearing slated on Central Park hoops 1993-07-01 A public hearing will influence the Park District's decision to keep or get rid of basketball hoops at Central Park. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 1, 1993, p. 3 Central Park, Skokie Park District, Sports - Basketball
Devonshire residents blast Park Board, redesign process 1993-06-17 Residents have accused the Skokie Park District of ignoring their wishes during the redevelopment of Devonshire Park. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 17, 1993, p. 3 Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Devonshire Park
Panel gives report on parks rehab 1993-05-20 The Skokie Park District Citizens' Advisory Committee presented recommendations on park renovations. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 20, 1993, p. 15 Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District
Adults, teens clash over park 1993-05-13 A community meeting about gang activity in Lee-Wright Park turned into a debate about the park's basketball court. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 13, 1993, p. 3 Gangs, Lee-Wright Park, Skokie Park District
Park basketball stirs debate 1993-05-13 A community meeting about gang activity in Lee-Wright Park turned into a debate about the park's basketball court. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 13, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 3 Gangs, Lee-Wright Park, Skokie Park District
Skokie park chief from Lisle district 1993-05-06 Steve Hartman is the new Skokie Park District Director. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 6, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Hartman, Steve, Municipal employees
New parks chief named 1993-04-29 Steve Hartman is the new Skokie Park District Director. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 29, 1993, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Hartman, Steve, Municipal employees
Officials detail Hels' termination 1993-04-22 Skokie Park District officials deny charges of wrongdoing which have been made by former employee Edward Hels. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 22, 1993, p. 9 Skokie Park District, Municipal employees, Hels, Edward
Charges fly at parks 1993-04-15 The former Skokie Park District business services supervisor is charging the park district with several counts of wrongdoing. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 15, 1993, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Municipal employees, Hels, Edward
Board hit over park spending 1993-04-15 The former Skokie Park District business services supervisor is charging the park district with several counts of wrongdoing. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 15, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Municipal employees, Hels, Edward
Devonshire pool revamp seen as a top district goal 1993-04-08 The Skokie Park District Citizens' Advisory Committee wants suggestions from residents about how to improve area recreation. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 8, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District,
Residents want park to remain 'pastoral 1993-04-01 Local residents want improvements made to Devonshire Park. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 1, 1993, p. 3 Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Devonshire Park
Neighbors want to keep Devonshire Pool 1993-03-04 Nearby residents want to keep Devonshire Pool, even though it needs extensive renovation. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 4, 1993, p. 11 Renovation and repair, Devonshire Pool, Skokie Park District, Swimming pools
Park users tell redevelopment wishes 1993-03-04 The Park District's Citizens Advisory Committee has many suggestions for improving Skokie parks. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 4, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Park District,
Hoops dumped at Skokie park 1993-02-25 The Skokie Park District will remove the basketball court at Lee-Wright Park. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 25, 1993, p. 3 Lee-Wright Park, Skokie Park District, Sports - Basketball
Park District is silent on finance chief's departure 1993-02-25 The reason for the departure of the Skokie Park District's business services superintendent, Edward Hels, remains a mystery. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 25, 1993, p. 10 Skokie Park District, Municipal employees, Hels, Edward
Park board rejects renaming Emerson Park 1993-02-18 The Skokie Park Board decided against renaming Emerson Park after recently murdered teacher Howard Custer. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 18, 1993, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Parks, Emerson Park, Custer, Howard
Park panel to question applicants 1993-02-11 The Skokie Park District is searching for a new district director. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 11, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Municipal employees
Brown resigns post 1992-11-05 Skokie Director of Parks and Recreation, Dan Brown, resigned after 16 years of service. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 5, 1992, p. 14 Brown, Dan, Skokie Park District, Municipal employees
Brown may be leaving, but he's not going far 1992-11-05 Skokie Director of Parks and Recreation, Dan Brown, resigned after 16 years of service. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 5, 1992, Sec. 1, p. 3 Brown, Dan, Skokie Park District, Municipal employees
Teen drop-in center opens 1992-10-01 The Skokie Park District has created a new teen drop-in center. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 1, 1992, p. 3 Teenagers, Skokie Park District
Nature center to get grants revamp 1992-07-16 Emily Oaks Nature Center will make improvements after receiving a $59,000 grant from the Illinois Department of Conservation. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 16, 1992, Sec. 1, p. 1 Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Grants
Everybody wins in drainage pact 1992-07-09 A flood control project benefits the village, the Park District, and Niles North. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 9, 1992, Sec. 1, p. 1 Flood control, Skokie Park District, Niles North High School
Park district plan targets vandalism 1992-05-21 A new program, Park Watch, is being instituted to protect local parks from vandalism. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 21, 1992, Sec. 1, p. 1 Park Watch, Skokie Park District, Crime and criminals - Vandalism
Residents sought for Park Watch program 1992-05-14 A new program, Park Watch, is being instituted to protect local parks from vandalism. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 14, 1992, p. 6 Park Watch, Skokie Park District, Crime and criminals - Vandalism
Park board rejects renaming Emerson Park 1992-01-16 Almost 900 Skokie residents have signed a petition to rename Emerson Park in honor of recently murdered teacher, Howard Custer. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 16, 1992, p. 10 Crime and criminals - Murder, Skokie Park District, Emerson Park, Custer, Howard
New parks facilities proposed in plan 1991-12-12 Skokie Park District Commissioners will vote on a five-year improvement plan. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 12, 1991, p. 3 Skokie Park District,
21% park levy hike approved 1991-11-21 In a unanimous vote, the Skokie Park District Commissioners approved the district's 1991 tax levy. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 21, 1991, p. 7 Taxation - Property tax, Skokie Park District
Parks tax levy to climb 21% 1991-10-24 Skokie residents will pay about 21% more in property taxes for the Park District under a proposed levy. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 24, 1991, p. 3 Taxation - Property tax, Skokie Park District
Devonshire Park pools to be upgraded 1991-02-07 The Skokie Park District is developing plans to refurbish or replace the 3-year-old twin swimming pools at Devonshire Park. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 7, 1991, Sec. 1, p. 1 Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Swimming pools, Devonshire Park
Public to be heard on park upgrades 1991-01-31 Skokie Park District will conduct public hearings on February 4 to discuss improvements at five neighborhood parks. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 31, 1991, Sec. 1, p. 1 Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Parks
Park plans to be aired Monday 1990-12-06 Five parks in the northern half of Skokie will be improved under plans to be discussed at a public hearing on December 10. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 6, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 1 Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District
Coach suspended 1990-04-19 The Skokie Park District suspended Chris Delgado, 25, and two members of the Skokie Youth Flyers team in connection with an April 7 fight which occurred during a game at the Skatium. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 19, 1990, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Skatium, Delgado, Chris
Parks won't be sprayed with 2,4-D this year 1990-03-29 During 1990 Weber Park Golf Course will be the only Skokie park to be sprayed with the herbicide 2,D-4. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 29, 1990, p. 3 Public health, Weber Park Golf Course, Pest control, Skokie Park District, 2, 4-D
City neighbors acquiesce in plaza on Touhy 1990-03-08 Skokie officials are hoping to be able to extend the bicycling-hiking-jogging path along the West bank of the North Shore Channel this year. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 8, 1990, Sec. 2, p. 8 Renovation and repair, Sports - Cycling, Skokie Park District, Sports - Running, North Shore Channel
Park board puts off decision on 2,4-D use 1990-02-22 Skokie park commissioners put on hold a policy that would almost completely restrict using the herbicide 2, 4-D in Skokie parks. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 22, 1990, p. 3 Public health, Pest control, Skokie Park District, 2, 4-D
Parks will be sprayed less 1990-02-22 The Skokie Park Board endorsed limiting the use of most herbicides and pesticides in Skokie Parks. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 22, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 1 Public health, Pest control, Skokie Park District
Park District to conduct survey 1990-02-15 The Skokie Park District Board is sending an eight-page survey to 7,200 residents. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 15, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 2 Skokie Park District, Surveys and studies
Tiny park could vanish from map 1990-02-15 Skokie Park District believes that Playtime Park, a 0.2 acre park, could be turned into a water-detention basin as part of a Skokie project to prevent basement flooding by controlling storm-water runoff. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 15, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 1 Flood control, Playtime Park, Skokie Park District
Herbicide used in parks might get IEPA review 1990-01-18 The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency might study an herbicide used by the Skokie Park District to determine whether or not the chemical, 2,4-D, poses a health hazard. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 18, 1990, p. 3 Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Skokie Park District, Environment, 2, 4-D
Park district honored for risk management 1990-01-18 The Park District Risk Management Agency recently honored the Skokie Park District's risk management program, which is designed to help prevent accidents to both employees and park patrons. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 18, 1990, p. 13 Safety devices and measures, Skokie Park District, Awards, prizes, etc.
7 parks will be rehabbed by fall 1989-08-03 Seven Skokie parks are scheduled to be renovated before winter. The renovations are part of an ongoing project to upgrade the Park District's smaller parks. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 3, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Parks
Skokie Park Board OKs smoking ban 1989-07-20 The Skokie Park District adopted a total ban on smoking in all District's buildings and vehicles used to transport the public. The ban begins on February 1, 1990. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 20, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 7 Skokie Park District, Smoking
News digest 1989-06-22 Kostner Park will be renamed Donald W. Lyon Park. Lyon, a life-long Skokie resident, was instrumental in obtaining the property for the park district. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 22, 1989, p. 14 Lyon, Donald W., Skokie Park District, Names, titles, etc., Donald W. Lyon Park, Kostner Park, Parks
Skokie Review lauded for community service 1989-02-23 The Skokie Review received a special Community Service Award from the Skokie Park District for the support it gave to park district events in 1988. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 23, 1989, p. 6 Skokie Review, Skokie Park District, Newspapers, Awards, prizes, etc.
Parks' safety program lowers accident rates 1989-02-09 The number of accidents and injuries to employees and park patrons has been reduced since the Skokie Park District instituted a policy of correcting potential hazards before someone is injured. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 9, 1989, p. 8 Public health, Accidents - Prevention, Skokie Park District
Parks launch plan to increase usage 1988-11-17 The Skokie Park District wants more people to use local park facilities and is planning a new marketing project. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 17, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 1 Advertising, signs and sign boards, Skokie Park District
Salesman sold on theater in Skokie 1988-09-01 Devonshire Playhouse director Ed Berger loves his theater career. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 1, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 1 Theaters, Skokie Park District, Berger, Ed, Devonshire Playhouse
Wet and wild! 1988-08-18 An estimated 2,600 people attended the grand opening of the $1.5 million water playground at Oakton Park on August 15. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 18, 1988, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Swimming pools, Oakton Park, Playgrounds
Learning Center gains national recognition 1988-07-07 Skokie Park District's Tot Learning Center (TLC), which operates at Laramie Park, gained accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 7, 1988, p. 9 Child care and day care centers, Tot Learning Center, Skokie Park District, Laramie Park, National Association for the Education of Young Children
Oakton pool won't be ready for July 4 1988-05-19 The $1.5 million water playground under construction at Oakton Park will not be ready for its planned 4th of July opening. Unexpected problems are causing the delay. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 19, 1988, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Swimming pools, Oakton Park, Construction
Park District asked for flood relief help 1988-02-18 A flood relief plan that could save Skokie taxpayers more than $1 million is being discussed by the Skokie Park District and the Village of Skokie. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 18, 1988, p. 3 Flood control, Skokie Park District, Taxation
Parks alive, well thanks to Fahey 1988-02-04 Tom Fahey, Skokie Park District's horticulturist, has an interesting job. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 4, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 1 Fahey, Tom, Skokie Park District, Municipal employees
Parks gear up for 60th anniversary 1987-12-31 The Skokie Park District will celebrate its 60th anniversary next year. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 31, 1987, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Anniversaries and birthdays
Skokie Library receives award 1987-12-17 The Skokie Public Library received a community service award from the Skokie Park District. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 17, 1987, p. 7 Skokie Public Library, Skokie Park District, Awards, prizes, etc.
Park district to post signs when spraying pesticides 1987-09-24 The Skokie Park District will begin posting signs at its parks when it sprays with pesticides. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 24, 1987, p. 6 Pest control, Skokie Park District
County fair made $, drew large attendance 1987-09-24 This year's County Fair was co-sponsored by the Skokie Park District and the Skokie Review. The Skokie Police Department estimated that between 20,000 and 30,000 people visited Oakton Park during the three days of the fair. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 24, 1987, p. 6 Skokie Review, Skokie Park District, Fairs and festivals
Parks getting back to normal after deluge of water 1987-08-20 Skokie parks sustained some damage during the torrential rains of August 13 and 14. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 20, 1987, p. 6 Floods, Skokie Park District
Park estimate costs developers $25,000 1987-07-16 The developers of a southwest side townhouse project have agreed to pay $25,000 to the Skokie Park District in order to lay a sewer line on park property. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 16, 1987, p. 14 Skokie Park District,
Lee-Wright improvements in the works after board tour 1987-06-25 100 people have signed a petition complaining of problems at Lee-Wright Park. Concerned citizens are hoping that a June 27th tour of the park by Skokie Park District Board members will lead to safety and other improvements at the site. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 25, 1987, p. 7 Lee-Wright Park, Skokie Park District
Park needs work 1987-06-25 Residents who signed a petition calling for improvements to Lee-Wright Park will continue to pressure the Skokie Park District until they are satisfied with the condition of the park. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 25, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 1 Lee-Wright Park, Skokie Park District
Park district expands its latchkey program 1987-06-18 The Skokie Park District expanded one of its after-school programs last week after an unprecedented number of parents turned out for registration. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 18, 1987, p. 7 Skokie Park District,
Insurance costs could jeopardize county fair rides 1987-06-04 The rising cost of liability insurance may force the Skokie Park District to change operations at its annual fair. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 4, 1987, p. 8 Insurance, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District
Park district's annual show features 500 local skaters 1987-05-21 The Skokie Park District's annual show "Icelights 1987" will take place May 21. The show will feature 500 local children from park district classes as well as several adult guest skaters. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 21, 1987, p. 6 Skokie Park District,
Park will serve as nature lesson 1987-03-12 Emily Park will get a new building which will house exhibits and workshops aimed at educating residents about the environment. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 12, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 5 Education, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Skokie Park District, Environment
Park may still go on school site 1987-03-12 District 73 1/2 officials are discussing with the Skokie Park District the possibility of a five-acre site around a closed school at 8140 Tripp Ave. becoming a park. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 12, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Public School District 73 1/2, Parks
News digest 1987-03-05 The Skokie Park District and District 68 have opposed plans for a proposed ordinance that would provide village regulations for local day care centers. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 5, 1987, p. 4 Child care and day care centers, Ordinances, Public School District 68, Skokie Park District
Park district seeking teens to plan activities 1987-02-12 The Skokie Park District has organized a teen advisory committee to help plan teen activities. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 12, 1987, p. 6 Teenagers, Skokie Park District
TLC (Tender loving care) plentiful at park district's TLC (Tot Learning Center) 1987-02-05 All teachers at the Skokie Park District's Tot Learning Center hold degrees in early childhood development or a related field. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 5, 1987, p. 6 Tot Learning Center, Skokie Park District, Schools - Preschools
Park district to offer refunds for program cancellations 1987-01-29 In an effort to improve customer relations and efficiency the Skokie Park District will introduce a new refund policy. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 29, 1987, p. 11 Skokie Park District,
Sign or wave fun goodbye 1987-01-08 Adults who enroll in Skokie Park District programs have to sign a waiver form. The district began using the forms in 1986. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 8, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District,
1987 to see major changes at park district 1986-12-31 Skokie Park District is planning some major changes for 1987, including the opening of an environmental education center at Emily Park. Skokie Review, Wednesday, December 31, 1986, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Emily Oaks Nature Center
Morning latchkey program is axed 1986-09-04 The Skokie Park District has decided not to start a morning latchkey program this fall. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 4, 1986, p. 7 Child care and day care centers, Skokie Park District
Dedicated Skokian to retire from parks 1985-11-07 Leroy Kalmes is retiring as the manager of park services after 36 years of service. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 7, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 7 Skokie Park District, Kalmes, Leroy, Retirement
Parks consider site owned by Dist. 73 1/2 1985-10-17 The District 73 1/2 board has asked the Skokie Park District to consider purchasing part of the Cleveland School site. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 17, 1985, p. 3 Cleveland School, Skokie Park District, Public School District 73 1/2
Skokie Park District 1985-10-10 LeRoy Kalmes, superintendent of park maintenance, will retire after 35 years of service. His replacement is Tom Lippert, a superintendent at the Niles Park District since 1980. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 10, 1985, p. 5 Lippert, Tom, Skokie Park District, Kalmes, Leroy, Retirement
Parks to get first crack at school land 1985-09-05 District 73 1/2 plans to sell two acres of land. The Skokie Park District is interested in purchasing the land and turning it into a park. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 5, 1985, p. 3 Real estate, Skokie Park District, Public School District 73 1/2
Will park purchase Cleveland? 1985-08-29 District 73 1/2 will offer to sell Cleveland School to the Skokie Park District. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 29, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Cleveland School, Skokie Park District, Public School District 73 1/2
Residents protest new pool rule 1985-07-25 The Skokie Park Board will establish new rules at Devonshire Park pool. A Skokie resident has presented the board with a petition signed by 300 families asking for changes at the pool. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 25, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Devonshire Pool, Skokie Park District, Swimming pools, Laws and regulations
Returning pool rust criticized 1985-06-20 Skokie Park District commissioner Jack Solomon has criticized engineer Leroy Kalmes for the poor condition of Devonshire Pool. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 20, 1985, p. 5 Devonshire Pool, Solomon, Jack, Skokie Park District, Kalmes, Leroy
Residents urge veterans memorial on Cleveland 1985-05-23 Jean Koe, a Skokie resident, has suggested that the Park District purchase the Cleveland School site and turn it into a new park and war memorial. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 23, 1985, p. 3 Koe, Jean, Cleveland School, Skokie Park District, Public School District 73 1/2
Park District hires business manager 1985-05-16 Donald J. Bott, who worked as deputy finance director for the Wilmette Park District, is replacing Keith McAlhaney as business manager for the Skokie Park District. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 16, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 7 McAlhaney, Keith, Skokie Park District, Bott, Donald J.
Park District business manager resigns 1985-04-18 Skokie Park District manager Keith McAlhaney has resigned after less than six months of service. The Park District has had three managers in the last two years. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 18, 1985, p. 3 McAlhaney, Keith, Skokie Park District
Almost no effect on youth baseball: Terminal Park relief OK'd 1985-03-24 The park board approved several proposals designed to relieve the field at Terminal Park of weekend use. The proposal should have no effect on Skokie Youth Baseball or Skokie Indian baseball. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, March 24, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Youth Baseball, Terminal Park, Skokie Park District, Sports - Baseball, Skokie Indians
Ballpark battle beginning 1985-02-14 Youth baseball advocates are not pleased with the Skokie Park Board's decision to shift some Pony League games off the lighted field at Laramie Park. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 14, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Pony League, Skokie Park District, Sports - Baseball, Laramie Park
Park Board admits mistake, abates $50,000 1985-01-17 The Skokie Park Board admitted that it violated the Truth in Taxation Act in its 1984 levy ordinance and voted to abate more than $50,000 as a result of the error. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 17, 1985, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Truth in Taxation Act, Taxation
Tax officials review Park District 'oversight 1985-01-03 The tax extension department of the Cook County Clerk's office acknowledged that the Skokie Park District violated the Truth in Taxation Act for 1983 and 1984 when it increased its tax levy by more than 105 percent without holding a public hearing. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 3, 1985, p. 3 Cook County Clerk's Office, Skokie Park District, Truth in Taxation Act, Taxation
Lights rejected at Oakton Park 1984-12-20 The Skokie Park District Board unanimously voted down a plan to install lights at Oakton Park. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 20, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Oakton Park
Opinions sought on health club plan 1984-12-02 Park District officials are consulting village residents before they begin the process of establishing a health or fitness center. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, December 2, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Business - Fitness clubs
Picture ban law still under study 1984-11-22 The proposed ordinance that would restrict the media access to the Skokie Park District is still being studied by the park district's attorney. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 22, 1984, p. 13 Skokie Park District, Laws and regulations
Residents oppose park lights 1984-11-22 More than 50 angry Skokie residents attended the Park District Board meeting on November 20 to voice opposition to the board's plan to install lights at Oakton Park. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 22, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 14 Protests, demonstrations, etc., Skokie Park District, Oakton Park
Lighted park idea irks neighbors 1984-11-15 Residents in the 7800 and 7900 blocks of Kenton Avenue have several issues with the Skokie Park District's plan to convert the baseball field in the southwest corner of Oakton Park into a lighted softball field. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 15, 1984, p. 4 Skokie Park District, Oakton Park
Program tries to stop 'dash to the television 1984-11-15 Students in Districts 68, 69 and 73 will see an hour long program on "Leisure Education" as part of a national campaign which Skokie and six other park districts are testing. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 15, 1984, p. 12 Public School District 73 - Student activities, Skokie Park District, Public School District 69 - Student activities, Public School District 68 - Student activities
Park District may suspend picture ban idea 1984-11-01 A controversial ordinance proposed by the Skokie Park District that would severely restrict the media's access to the parks may be dropped from the park board's agenda. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 1, 1984, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Laws and regulations
Cable law on hold; parks to expand Skatium, day care 1984-10-18 The Skokie Park District board approved renovation plans for the Skatium and expansion plans for the Tot Learning Center. Action was postponed on a controversial ordinance restricting cable television and other film crews in the parks. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 18, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Renovation and repair, Tot Learning Center, Skokie Park District, Skatium, Cable television
TV blackout in parks 1984-09-27 The Skokie Park Board has postponed until October a decision about an ordinance that would place restrictions on Group W Cable coverage of Park District activities. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 27, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Group W Cable, Cable television
Skokie Historical Society 1984-09-20 A new sign, designating the property at 8031 Floral as the home of the Skokie Historical Society, was presented to the society by the Skokie Park District. The News, Thursday, September 20, 1984, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Skokie Historical Society, Organizations and societies
Park land on plan agenda 1984-09-20 The Plan Commission will consider a Park District request to vacate unused alley rights of way at the northwest corner of Gross Point Road and Church Street. The property there would then be rezoned from commercial to residential. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 20, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Zoning, Skokie Plan Commission, Skokie Park District
Park picnic packs pleasure 1984-05-31 Skokie Park District will be holding an Old Fashioned Family Picnic at Devonshire Park on June 9. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 31, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District,
Parks seek land grant 1984-05-31 Skokie Park District officials are hoping the planned $147,000 renovation of Emily Park can be funded with a federal Land and Water Conservation Grant. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 31, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Emily Park, Renovation and repair, Skokie Park District, Grants
Laramie Park fight still rages 1984-04-22 During a meeting on April 24 neighborhood residents and the Park Board will discuss proposed improvements to the parking lot and lighting at the Tot Learning Center. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, April 22, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Tot Learning Center, Skokie Park District, Laramie Park, Parking
Park parking on hold after protests arise 1984-04-01 Plans for a small parking lot in front of the Tot Learning Center at Laramie Park have been postponed after a group of neighbors presented the Park District Board with an alternate plan. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, April 1, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Tot Learning Center, Skokie Park District, Laramie Park, Parking
Citizens review park master plan 1984-02-16 Skokie Park District's "Plan for Progress, Focus on the Future," the master plan for improvements through 1990, was both praised and criticized by the Citizens Advisory Committee. The News, Thursday, February 16, 1984, p. 3 Skokie Park District,
Lining up for CD funds 1984-02-09 The Skokie Park District and two social agencies in Skokie are competing with 13 village staff proposals for about $420,000 in community block grant money. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 9, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Grants, Community development, Social agencies
Community service program approved 1984-01-22 The Park Board approved a community service program that would allow people convicted of minor crimes by the Skokie branch of the Cook County Circuit Court to work off their penalties at the Park District. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, January 22, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Crime and criminals, Courts
Kalmes is 'Man of the Year 1983-12-04 Leroy Kalmes, the Skokie Park District Manager of Park Maintenance Services, is the winner of the Illinois Parks and Recreation Park Maintenance Man of the Year award. Kalmes has been with the Skokie Park District since 1949. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, December 4, 1983, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Kalmes, Leroy, Illinois Parks and Recreation Park Maintenance Man of the Year, Awards, prizes, etc.
Pool enrollment goes swimmingly 1983-11-20 Hot weather brought almost twice as many people (84,000) to Skokie Park District pools this year than last year. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, November 20, 1983, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Swimming pools
Shots fired on handgun issue 1983-09-15 The controversial issue of a gun-ban in Skokie caused disagreements and disturbances last weekend at the Park District's otherwise successful County Fair '83. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 15, 1983, Sec. 1, p. 1 County Fair '83, Protests, demonstrations, etc., Ordinances, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Firearms
Bizaar' goings-on set for county fair 1983-09-08 County Fair '83, sponsored by the Skokie Park District, will be held on September 9, 10 and 11 and will include a variety of programs. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 8, 1983, Sec. 1, p. 3 County Fair '83, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District
Taxpayers get break from Park 1983-01-09 Skokie taxpayers will get a small break this year as a result of a tax abatement approved by the Park Board on December 27. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, January 9, 1983, Sec. 1, p. 1 Taxation - Property tax, Skokie Park District
Village loses friend 1982-06-24 Allan Weissburg, 73, active in Skokie civic affairs for over 40 years, died of a massive coronary on June 20 after ceremonies dedicating a park in his honor. The News, Thursday, June 24, 1982, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Names, titles, etc., Parks, Weissburg, Allan, Death
Area leader Weissburg dies 1982-06-24 Allan A. Weissburg, best known for his long and dedicated service to the Skokie Park District died on June 20, following a park dedication ceremony in his honor. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 24, 1982, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Names, titles, etc., Parks, Weissburg, Allan, Death
Council honors Park District 1982-05-02 The Skokie Park District has been honored by the U.S. Council for the International Year of Disabled Persons, for its "special contributions during the International Year of Disabled Persons. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, May 2, 1982, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Awards, prizes, etc., U.S. Council for the International Year of Disabled Persons
Park is renamed 1982-03-25 The Park Board voted March 18 to name the park at Gross Point and Grant for Allan Weissburg, a former park commissioner who has been active in the community for 20 years. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 25, 1982, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Names, titles, etc., Parks, Weissburg, Allan
Park District to hire PR person 1981-11-22 Despite the objections of Commissioner Herb Sweetow, the Park District will hire a community recreation specialist whose responsibilities will include preparation of press releases and park publications. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, November 22, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Sweetow, Herb
Parks spread the blame for defeat 1981-11-12 Supporters of the unsuccessful Nov. 3 park referendum are trying to figure out why the measure failed. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 12, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Taxation - Property tax, Skokie Park District, Elections
Parks tax referendum goes down 1981-11-05 For the second time this year, the Park District has failed to win voter approval for a tax hike to help bail the district out of financial trouble. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 5, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Taxation - Property tax, Skokie Park District, Elections
Parks push for tax hike 1981-11-01 The Park District and a group of concerned citizens are doing the best they can to win approval of a tax increase referendum on Tuesday, November 3. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, November 1, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Taxation - Property tax, Skokie Park District, Elections
Suit says he ain't playing games 1981-10-22 Albert Brooks Friedman filed a $15 million lawsuit against the Village of Skokie and the Skokie Park District. Friedman claims he was not given two quarters back by Skatium personnel after a game machine took his money but then didn't work. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 22, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Litigation, Friedman, Albert Brooks, Skokie
Park friends work on fundraising, petitions 1981-07-12 The Skokie Park Friends have begun a petition drive aimed at urging the Park Board to attempt another tax increase referendum in November. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, July 12, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Taxation - Property tax, Skokie Park District, Elections
Officials 'interested' in merger idea 1981-06-21 Several Skokie Board of Trustees members say they are interested in exploring a possible merger with the Park District. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, June 21, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Board of Trustees, Skokie Park District
Will parks and village merge? 1981-06-18 A merger between the Skokie Park District and the village might be a solution to the park district's financial woes. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 18, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Board of Trustees, Skokie Park District
Group seeks referendum rerun 1981-06-11 A group of residents is attempting to urge the Skokie Park District to try again for a tax increase in November. A tax increase proposal was defeated in April. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 11, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Taxation - Property tax, Skokie Park District
Park District named in suit 1981-04-30 The Cook County State's Attorney has filed a class-action lawsuit against the taxing bodies of Cook County. One of the defendants is the Skokie Park District. The News, Thursday, April 30, 1981, p. 3 Taxation - Property tax, Skokie Park District, Litigation
Park Board cuts out PR position 1981-04-30 As a result of the defeat of a tax-rate referendum on April 7, the Park District Board voted to terminate the position of Director of Communication held for eight years by Jan Bergman. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 30, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Bergman, Jan
Park proposal fate hanging 1981-04-09 Voters turned down a proposal which would have permitted the park district to raise its tax rate. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 9, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Taxation - Property tax, Skokie Park District, Elections
Park Board sets open meetings 1981-03-05 The Park Board and the Friends of Skokie Parks Committee have scheduled four open meetings to present facts about the April 7 referendum. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 5, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Taxation - Property tax, Skokie Park District, Elections, Friends of Skokie Parks Committee
Surplus kids: Programs draw too many campers 1981-02-12 29 children have been turned away from the Devonshire Day Camp. The Park District director attributes this year's large number of camp applications to general economic conditions. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 12, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Devonshire Day Camp, Skokie Park District
Park officials trying to combat vandalism 1980-12-18 Park administrators are discussing ways they can fight against an increase in vandalism to park facilities. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 18, 1980, Sec. 3, p. 2 Skokie Park District,
Three parks get renovation through grant 1980-10-30 Tecumseh, Oakton, and Gross Point Parks will be redeveloped with Community Development Block grants. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 30, 1980, Sec. 1, p. 2 Skokie Park District, Community Development Block Grants, Oakton Park, Gross Point Park, Grants, Tecumseh Park
Unveil park rehab plan 1980-09-11 Park District outlines plans for the renovation of Tecumseh Park. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 11, 1980, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Tecumseh Park
Timber Ridge lease OK expected 1980-04-13 The Skokie Park District and the District 65 board are expected to sign an agreement allowing the Park District to use portions of the Timber Ridge School building. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, April 13, 1980, Sec. 1, p. 1 Public School District 65 - Buildings, Skokie Park District, Public School District 65 - Board
Park District earmarks Oakton pool for facelift 1979-12-13 Park District plans a renovation of the Oakton Park swimming pool next spring. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 13, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 5 Skokie Park District, Oakton Park
Taking a dip: Oakton and Devonshire pools losing attendance and foundations 1979-11-25 Skokie Park District's swimming pools need repair. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, November 25, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Sports - Swimming and diving, Skokie Park District
Park staff wants rating system 1979-10-11 Skokie Park District staff has released its goals and objectives for 1979-80. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 11, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 11 Skokie Park District,
Village promises Emily Park help 1979-10-07 Village and police officials promise help to neighbors of Emily Park who have complained of noise and vandalism. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, October 7, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Emily Park, Skokie Park District, Noise, Skokie Police Department, Crime and criminals - Vandalism
Finalist prize to Skokie parks 1979-08-23 Skokie Park District is a finalist in the National Gold Medal Award program. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 23, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Awards, prizes, etc.
Will 'parkreach' ever reach kids? 1979-08-12 Administrative hassles have stalled implementations of youth outreach program in Skokie parks. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, August 12, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District,
Skokie Park District receives merit plaque 1979-07-05 Skokie Park District received the Award of Merit Plaque from the Sports Foundation and the National Recreation and Park Association. The News, Thursday, July 5, 1979, p. 11 Skokie Park District, Awards, prizes, etc.
Skokie Fair 1979-06-28 Skokie's Ethnic Festival, co-sponsored by the Park District and the Village, will be held July 7-8 at Oakton Park. The News, Thursday, June 28, 1979, p. 12 Skokie's Ethnic Festival, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District
Students lobby Skokie groups 1979-06-03 A group of Niles East students are urging the Skokie Park District and Niles Township and Skokie Youth Commission to develop teen programs. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, June 3, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 3 Niles Township Youth Commission, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Student activities, Skokie Park District, Niles East High School
To celebrate founders 1979-05-31 First Ethnic Festival is planned for July 7 and 8 by the Skokie Park District and Village of Skokie. The News, Thursday, May 31, 1979, p. 12 Skokie's Ethnic Festival, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District
Only two outdoor rinks next winter 1979-04-26 The Park District will provide outdoor rinks at Lorel Park and Central Park next winter. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 26, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Central Park, Skokie Park District, Sports - Ice skating, Lorel Park
Legal Notice 1979-03-22 Legal notice of finding no significant effect on the environment for renovation of Winnebago and Leewright Parks so Federal Funds can be released. The News, Thursday, March 22, 1979, p. 24 Lee-Wright Park, Skokie Park District, Winnebago Park
Ordinances 1979-01-25 An ordinance providing for the issue of bonds for the Park District and provision for the tax levy to pay principal and interest on bonds. The News, Thursday, January 25, 1979, p. 24 Ordinances, Skokie Park District
Skokie Parks deny buying Timber Ridge 1979-01-18 Skokie Park District denies rumors it plans to purchase Timber Ridge School. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 18, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 5 Timber Ridge Magnet School (formerly Timber Ridge Elementary School), Public School District 65 - Buildings, Skokie Park District
Skokie outdoor ice rinks back in winter 1978-08-24 Park Board will reinstate maintenance of outdoor rinks at Central, Oakton, McNally and Emily Parks Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 24, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 1 Emily Park, Central Park, Skokie Park District, McNally Park
Park district to raze historic Harms house 2002-06-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 20, 2002, p. 3 Lake County Grading, Ohrlund, John, Harms, Henry, Skokie Park District, Skokie Historical Society, Frenzel, Allan, Belkin, Liz, Hartman, Steve, Historic buildings
Skokie's Benson named top young parks professional in state 2002-06-13 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 13, 2002, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Benson, Kathy, Municipal employees, Awards, prizes, etc., Illinois Parks and Recreation Association
Park District creates worker training video 2002-06-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 6, 2002, p. 5 Kessler, Elizabeth, Bender, Michael, Skokie Park District, Byron, Renae, CPT Inc., Hartman, Steve, Municipal employees
Parks to expand cyber services 2002-05-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 23, 2002, p. 3 Alexander, Deborah, Kessler, Elizabeth, Goldberg, Richard, Bender, Michael, Quicksilver Associates, Skokie Park District, Internet
A role model of community service 2002-05-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 9, 2002, p. 65 Farber, Joel, Volunteer work, Skokie Park District, Community Service Award, Awards, prizes, etc.
Parks to sell teen center 2002-05-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 2, 2002, p. 3 Alexander, Deborah, Real estate, American Legion, Peyer, Peter, Skokie Park District, Spot, The, Hartman, Steve, American Legion Hall, Bode, Jack, Armed Forces - Veterans
Park to replace twin towers 2002-02-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 21, 2002, p. 13 Sports - Miniature golf, Skokie Park District, Skokie Sports Park
Year in Review : Caucus Party regulars face election fight 2001-12-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 27, 2001, p. 5 Dammrich, Thomas, Skokie Park District, Elections, Politics - Skokie Caucus Party, Van Dusen, George, Government - Skokie, Politics - Community Vision Party
Year in Review : Spot center closes 2001-12-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 27, 2001, p. 14 Teenagers, Skokie Park District, Spot, The
Legion Post awaits word on fate of headquarters 2001-12-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 6, 2001, p. 3 Bode, Jack, American Legion, Armed Forces - Veterans, Skokie Park District, Hartman, Steve, American Legion Hall
Low turnout, financing close teen center doors 2001-11-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 22, 2001, p. 3 Teenagers, Skokie Youth Foundation, Skokie Park District, Spot, The
Tax payment delay prompts parks short-term borrowing 2001-08-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 30, 2001, p. 8 Taxation - Property tax, Bender, Gerald, Skokie Park District, Hartman, Steve
Neighbors want relief from Oakton rowdies 2001-08-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 9, 2001, p. 9 Halas, James, Skokie Park District, Crime and criminals, Schneiderman, Mark, Oakton Park, Noise, Van Dusen, George, Pomerance, Allen, Brahos, Charles A.
D 73 1/2 OKs coded lock 2001-07-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 26, 2001, p. 8 Oliver McCracken Middle School, Elizabeth Meyer School, McGowan, James, Middleton Elementary School, Public School District 73 1/2 - Security, Skokie Park District, Cafferty, Cassandra, Rosario, David
Addition on track for M-NASR move 2001-07-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 26, 2001, p. 10 Prairie View Center, Skokie Park District, Construction, Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR), Fougerousse, Jeff, Disabled
Rowing center named - officially 2001-07-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 19, 2001, p. 4 Dammrich, Thomas, Skokie Park District, Names, titles, etc., Parks
Spot teens create float 2001-07-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 5, 2001, p. 8 Chamnil, Tiffany, Enwia, Pierre, Parades, Pisarev, Dima, Spot, The, Melamed, Amy, Holidays and celebrations - 4th of July, Rodregero, Sara, Soulakian, Mariana, Beedle, Kendra, Teenagers, Skokie Park District
Open hearing on park plan 1978-07-06 Park District to hold public review of plans for redevelopment of Central and Emerson parks. The News, Thursday, July 6, 1978, p. 3 Central Park, Skokie Park District, Emerson Park
Lifeland leaves the bang out of July 4 1978-07-02 This year Skokie, Morton Grove and Niles will have no firework displays for July 4th. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, July 2, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Holidays and celebrations - 4th of July
Skokie parks closed Sunday 1978-06-22 Skokie Park District facilities will be closed on the day of the American Nazi Party march. The News, Thursday, June 22, 1978, p. 1 Protests, demonstrations, etc., Skokie Park District, National Socialist Party of America
Close Skokie Parks Sunday 1978-06-22 All activities on Sunday at Skokie Park District have been cancelled in anticipation of the Nazi march. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 22, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 3 Protests, demonstrations, etc., Skokie Park District, National Socialist Party of America
Gratitude seeds new park grove 1978-04-23 The Park District will celebrate Arbor Day by planting trees in Oakton Park in honor of 26 commissioners who have served on the Park District Board. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, April 23, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 2 Holidays and celebrations - Arbor Day, Oakton Park, Skokie Park District, Trees
Park plans special events to mark 50th anniversary 1978-03-26 A year of special events will mark the 50th anniversary of the Skokie Park District. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, March 26, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District,
Park rally law stands for now 1978-03-02 Park District believes ordinance requiring non-district groups to secure an insurance bond if using Skokie parks for a rally is valid. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 2, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 2 Protests, demonstrations, etc., Ordinances, Skokie Park District, National Socialist Party of America
Park names new attorney 1977-03-27 Roger Bjoroik has been appointed attorney for the Skokie Park District. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, March 27, 1977, Sec. 1, p. 1 Bjoroik, Roger, Skokie Park District
Skokie parks to open new tennis center 1975-08-07 Article on the proposed Skokie Park Tennis Center. The News, Thursday, August 7, 1975, p. 25 Sports - Tennis, Skokie Park District
Starlight concerts 1975-06-12 Skokie Park District and Skokie Fine Arts Commission are sponsoring free Sunday evenings of musical events. The News, Thursday, June 12, 1975, p. 18 Music, Skokie Park District, Skokie Fine Arts Commission
Camp accident victims 'serious 1974-08-01 Two of five children injured in stove explosion in Devonshire Park camp are listed in serious condition. The News, Thursday, August 1, 1974, p. 4 Kessler, Jorie, Devonshire Day Camp, Skokie Park District, Gutman, Lori, Accidents
Breaks leg, sues park 1974-03-14 Kevin Clark fractured his right thigh at the Skatium. The News, Thursday, March 14, 1974, p. 21 Clark, Kevin, Skokie Park District, Literacy
Park bond sale gains momentum 1973-01-18 Skokie Park District encouraged by increasing rate for revenue bonds to finance indoor ice rink. The News, Thursday, January 18, 1973, p. 4 Skokie Park District,
Park committee sets stage for bond sale 1972-11-16 Citizen committee, established by Park District, to urge purchase of revenue bonds to subsidize building of indoor ice rink. The News, Thursday, November 16, 1972, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Sports - Ice skating
Dispute Skokie Park wage practices 1972-07-13 Pool attendants at Skokie Park District protest cut in pay during cold, rainy weather. The News, Thursday, July 13, 1972, p. 29 Skokie Park District, Municipal employees
Parks lay plots for farmers 1972-05-11 Skokie Park District offers plots for gardening. The News, Thursday, May 11, 1972, p. 16 Skokie Park District, Gardening
Weber Park may still be ice rink site 1972-05-04 Weber Park may be site of indoor ice rink. The News, Thursday, May 4, 1972, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Sports - Ice skating, Weber Park
Ice complex lives in one man's mind 1972-03-30 Robert Heller finds another site for a new complex. The News, Thursday, March 30, 1972, p. 9 Heller, Robert, Skokie Park District, Sports - Hockey, Sports - Ice skating
Parks begin bottle, paper project anew 1972-03-30 Skokie Park District resumes glass and paper reclamation program. The News, Thursday, March 30, 1972, p. 3 Recycling, Skokie Park District
Split decision: Park votes for golf at Weber 1972-02-24 Park Board votes to develop Weber Park as golf course, despite community opposition. The News, Thursday, February 24, 1972, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Sports - Golf, Weber Park
Serving teens: parks need formula 1972-02-17 Glen Cerveny, director of Devonshire Center, discusses successes and failures of Park District. The News, Thursday, February 17, 1972, p. 5 Cerveny, Glen, Skokie Park District
Golf course 2-1 pick in Weber Park poll 1972-02-17 Park poll indicates golf course in Weber Park favored. The News, Thursday, February 17, 1972, p. 4 Skokie Park District, Sports - Golf, Weber Park
Golf leads in Weber Park poll 1972-02-03 Polls indicate preference for nine-hole golf course in Weber Park. The News, Thursday, February 3, 1972, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Sports - Golf, Weber Park
Parks opening pandora's box? 1972-01-06 Future of Weber Park is debated. The News, Thursday, January 6, 1972, p. 4 Skokie Park District, Sports - Golf, Weber Park
Announce plans for new tennis club 1972-01-06 Article on plans for construction of tennis court facility in Skokie. The News, Thursday, January 6, 1972, p. 1 Sports - Tennis, Skokie Park District
Golf course proposal for Weber Park 1971-11-24 Park District to investigate possibility of golf course in Weber Park. The News, Wednesday, November 24, 1971, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Weber Park
Skokie park opens Sunday 1971-09-23 Coyle Park will be dedicated on September 26th. The News, Thursday, September 23, 1971, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Coyle Park
It Worked Out West: Parks will turn in old glass for trees 1971-01-14 Park District to use funds obtained from glass reclamation to purchase trees. The News, Thursday, January 14, 1971, p. 8 Skokie Park District, Trees
Hire backs' will patrol unruly youths in parks 1970-08-27 Village Trustees authorize hiring off-duty policemen to patrol parks. The News, Thursday, August 27, 1970, p. 14 Skokie Board of Trustees, Skokie Park District, Skokie Police Department
$11 million value: 2 park boards fight for industrial tract 1967-01-05 Niles and Skokie Park Districts vie for annexation of industrial property. The News, Thursday, January 5, 1967, p. 1 Real estate, Niles Park District, Skokie Park District
Parks stem from 62 acres 1963-07-03 History of the Skokie Park District. The News, Wednesday, July 3, 1963, p. 71 Skokie Park District, History