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Sunday, July 22, 2018
Wedding season is in full force and I’m still grinning a week later after watching my best friend marry the love of his life after 12 and a half years (they are high school sweethearts). The ceremony took place last...
It has been seven months since the Village voted against renewing its contract with Motivate International Inc., the New York-based company that owns Divvy. As a result, Oak Park has been without a bike-sharing service, and the community has been...
The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded Oak Park with the highest honor possible (gold status) when it comes to conserving energy through the use of solar power. Oak Park is one of 84 municipalities in the country to achieve...
Whether it's your first or tenth time celebrating Independence Day in Oak Park, you can expect to see a lot of patriotism, diversity, and maybe even Abraham Lincoln on the 4th of July. Parade The parade will begin at 10 a.m....
Since the 4th decided to be on a Wednesday this year, we get to ride the holiday mentality starting now, because I don’t want to wonder when I’m supposed to celebrate. It's not what the founding fathers would have...
An arrest was made on the 3100 block of West Harrison in Chicago around noon on June 21. Diamond A. Gatewood was wanted in connection to an armed robbery attempt on the CTA Oak Park Blue Line which left a...
Support4U is an accessible, text-based mental health care service available to middle school and high school students in the communities of Oak Park and River Forest. Students experiencing depression, anxiety, stress, emotional disconnect, or any other symptom are able to...
Year after year, a high percentage of Oak Park residents make recycling a daily part of life. While this is a great habit to get into, the most common misunderstanding between the Village and its residents is what to...
A man was stabbed over a dozen times on the platform of the CTA Oak Park Blue Line station during the early morning hours of Sunday, June 17, according to the Oak Park Police Department. The victim, a 39-year-old male...
Two men attacked and robbed a pedestrian on the 400 block of South Maple Avenue in Oak Park at around 9 p.m. on Friday, June 15, according to the Oak Park Police Department. Police say that the two offenders approached...

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