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Chicago Heights Star (Newspaper) - July 28, 1968, Chicago Heights, Illinois A-2 the Star sunday july 28. 1968 Olympia Fields news \ registration now open in school District 162 superintendent of school District no. 162 Oscar Huth has reported that registrations Are being accepted monday through Friday at the District offices at 2448 Western Avenue Park Forest for students entering the school District for the first time. The offices Are open from 8 15 . Until 4 15 . It was stated that Early registration for kindergarten and new students will help the school system provide a proper student teacher ratio adequate classroom space and proper amounts of textbooks and supplies. State Laws require that All children entering school for the first time in Illinois or upon entering kindergarten or fifth Grade must have physical and dental examinations before they will be admitted to school this fall. The examination must be administered by a licensed Illinois physician and dentist. Blanks for these examinations Are available from the District office. Arcadia school will hold a one Day registration on thursday from 9 a in. Until 3 . At the school building Arcadian Way. For additional information residents May Telephone the District offices at 748-0100. A a a applicants for the position of principal for Arcadia Are now being screened by the school Board it was recently stated. It is hoped the position will be filled in time for the opening of the school offices on August 22. Edmund Burke trustee in charge of ordinances submitted for approval and first Reading four ordinances three upgrading existing ordinances and one new ordinance at a recent Board meeting. Telephone Olympia Fields news to Mimi Hale 798-9369 the new ordinance no. 71, is concerned with defining a civil emergency and granting the Village president the Power to proclaim such status in the area and1 take Steps to impose curfew s and halt the Sale of certain items. This ordinance has been recommended to All villages by the Illinois municipal league. Ordinances 20-o and 20-n have been approved to up Grade the present building code. In 20-o the total liable floor area for single family dwellings has been reported that since May i 16 building permits valued a t $604,000 have been issued. Vienna Woods homeowners association has requested permission to install and maintain a Flag pole at the Entrance Island in that subdivision. The Village president requested that specific plans accompany the proposal As the Village should have an idea of the site before approving any improvements. The Village proposed tax Levy for 1968-69 has been set at $108,500. This was stated to be about $30,000 higher than any previous Levy. For the three funds that the Village has appropriated 25 cents per $100 of assessed valuation to the general fund 15 cents per $100 of assessed valuation to the police fund and for the first time in the history brought up to 1,600 Square feet. The area for split level buildings i of t in le1lw? require 1.800 Square feet and cents per Moo of assessed two Story or mid level bundt valuation will go into a general previously the i obligation Bond fund. The Susan slender senior cited outstanding at Institute a Flossmoor girl was recently named one of 77 outstanding High school seniors attending Northwestern University a 10th annual National High school Institute in education. Susan slender daughter of or. And mrs. Raymond h. Stender of 621 Burns Avenue attended the teaching seminar in elementary education at the Institute. Students Ait the session Are selected from applications from All Comers of the nation. They participate i n College level classes and lectures led by experts in various aspects of education. All of the students All planning to became teachers examine controversial areas such As Federal Aid to education suburban versus Urban education segregation and desegregation the new Black american student and the right Wing influence of education. Rabbit1 land our word a a iberian comes from Carthage Northern Africa and Means a land of venetian Woods most Wood Slat venetian blinds Are made from Magnolia Wood. Try the tested recipes that can be found in the food Section. Require 2,000. Total liable area within any Type building was 1,400 Square feet. Ordinance 20-n states that Homes under 2,500 Square feet must have 150 Ampere service and 200 Ampere service is required in larger Homes. Ordinance 18-c, approved for first Reading states that the Village requires All subdivisions or Street improvements to provide adequate systems of storm water drainage and open drainage Way ditches shall be avoided if possible. If open ditches Are allowed it states that they must have paved Bottoms and sides of either sodding rip rap or seeding. In the future All Street pavements Are to be bounded with Portland Cement Concrete combination curb and Gutter. It was noted that this is a a considerable change from the proceeding subdivisions a but it is the Only Way to up Grade the Village streets and asure that flooding in the area will not Worsen. A the department of Interior has approved the plans submitted by the Village on the first phase of the sewer improvement program. This is a major step toward obtaining the Federal monies for the expansion under the 701 program. A a John Hendrickson Public works trustee stated that the Village has been pumping 160 hours to keep up with the water demands but that there was not As much trouble As last year. He anticipates no sprinkling ban. A a a the building commissioner general obligation Bonds Are the financial Means for the Village to bring the Village water disposal systems into the limits of the state sanitary water Board requirements a a r e p r e s Enta Tives of the Western open Golf tournament were to appear before the trustees at the recent meeting to notify the Village of the anticipated Village services they would need. They did not appear during the evening. It was stated that it was proposed that country club drive would be blocked off at the Oakwood Comer and no cars permitted further Down the drive unless they were residents. The parking problem came into focus with the announcement that the Olympia Fields methodist Church had been granted a permit to run a commercial parking lot for the duration of the Western open. The greek orthodox Church also plans to use its property on we Estem Avenue in conjunction with the methodist Church. It was noted that Only the methodist Church had obtained a permit and that no mention was made of the greek orthodox Church property. The Standard rate for parking was stated to be $1, with the Western open association paying 20 cents per car to owners of property that would rent space. This appears to be the prime Factor in the churches a going it alone a it was said. It is projected that Over 50,000 cars will be parked within the area for the Days of the Tournai notice Crete township taxes now due real estate and personal property payable at Schweer s store american legion Home 1400 main St 34th Street Crete Illinois Steger Illinois monday thro saturday tues., thurs. Amp sat. 9 to 5 9 to 5 tax delinquent after August 1,1968 Emma c. Schweer Crete township collector seasonal clearance Sale a summer weight spor Coats 30% off sorry alterations not included a Light weight Nylon or Cotton jackets. 1/3 off. Special Cool weight Cotton Turtleneck knit shirts. Black White Gold Blue Green. Long or Short sleeve 3/$1000 watch for our giant sidewalk Sale. August 8-9-10 Sheperd s men s Wear charge it. With your Midwest Bank charge card ll5 Olympia Plaza a Chicago Heights a 754-0566 As part of a fall recruitment Campaign the women in Community services wisc sponsored an informational meeting on the women a Job corps last week at Jones memorial Community enter in Chicago Heights. On the panel to explain the Job corps program were left to right mrs. Kenneth Simon pics project director mrs. William Burns Counselor at the Chicago Job corps Center Gloria Wolfe Job corps graduate Mary Naslund Counselor Loretta Wiley pics regional coordinator mrs. Cristopher Rambeau of the wisc National corporation and Marianne Gass graduate of the Job corps. Ment. A at the recent meeting of the Park District Board several residents came before the Board members to request that financial Aid be Given to the Matteson Little league to help them out of their $800 deficit for this year. It was stated that Matteson has approximately 47 boys from Olympia Fields who participate in this league. There was discussion of the request and the matter was then tabled until the next Board meeting. It was stated by a Park District spokesman that the Park District does sponsor a baseball league during the summer in Olympia Fields. Although the league was late in starting and it does not have uniforms it has drawn Good participation and attendance at its games. John Cooper professional Park planner addressed the recent meeting of the Park District Board concerning a professional plan of the property owned by the District. After a thorough discussion of planning Coopper was asked by the Board to submit a bid for the completion of Means Park. A on August i the Park District summer program will sponsor a trip to see the Chicago cubs baseball team in action at Wrigley Field. All area youngsters May make this trip for a charge of 75 cents to cover bus transportation. Two buses will leave from the Arcadia school grounds at la . By Bibl i have loved you with an everlasting love. A Jer. 31 3. No individual nor any outside thing can satisfy the longing of a soul need. We have a soul desire that the conscious mind May not comprehend. Inner peace comes through knowing that god satisfies our longing soul and fills our life with his Good. Then we Are filled with a feeling of completeness and Joy. It s All in the name going to College does no to make one educated any More than going into a Bam makes one a horse. For your car your Home your life and your health state farm is All you need to know about insurance. 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