Extreme makeover — An army of workers, made up of Hinsdale Assembly debutantes and their fathers, descended on the Hinsdale Youth Center Saturday. With gallons of paint, bags of rags and most importantly a lot of elbow grease, the teams left the youth center freshly painted and scrubbed from the attic to the main floor. (Jim Slonoff photo)
Hinsdale Racquet Club serves up success
Step inside Hinsdale Racquet Club on a winter’s day and witness the cure for cabin fever.
An intergenerational clientele in tennis togs, predominantly female, buzzes about the lobby after completing their lessons. Through the glass windows beyond, instructors can be seen on court marshaling the next groups into their drills.
In the midst of it all is Tom Cahill, HRC’s director of tennis, who seems to personify a tennis ball in motion with his kinetic demeanor. ... read more