On Sept. 21, the Village of Hinsdale will be hosting a ribbon-cutting celebration and dedication for the installation of a SaveStation, which houses a lifesaving defibrillator, in Burns Field Park in honor of Michael Brindley. Michael died of a sudden cardiac arrest when he was 16 years old.
“It’s life altering in every way, it’s changed everything for our family,” said Michael’s mom, Kristy Brindley, over the phone. In the summer of 2016, Michael left home for his third and final year of a six-week summer leadership program at Culver Academies in Indiana. And on what should have been just a regular Tuesday evening after a camp basketball game, he suffered a cardiac arrest… read the full article