A young first responder— This young man had just the right clothes for the annual Hinsdale police and fire department open house Saturday. Several hundred guests enjoyed food, demonstrations and hands-on learning during the event. Hinsdale police officers and firefighters demonstrated everything from the SWAT team to what happens when a living room goes up in flames. (Jim Slonoff photo)
D86 teachers could have new contract by Monday
Monday night last week the school board changed its negotiating team members.
Less than 72 hours later, they had a tentative agreement for a new teachers contract.
After meeting for seven hours Oct. 9, Hinsdale High School District 86 and the Hinsdale High School Teachers Association announced that a tentative deal was in place.
“We are so pleased to make this joint announcement tonight, ending speculation about a potential strike,” (more)