Oak Park 7-Eleven employee shoots attempted robbery suspect

An employee at the 240 Chicago Avenue 7-Eleven location shot and critically wounded an alleged robbery suspect late Monday night….

19th Century Simpson Dunlap Estate Lowers Asking Price

The Simpson Dunlap Estate, erected in 1896, has been relisted at $2,100,000, down from its original asking price of $2,250,000….

This Weekend Around Oak Park

Whenever friends or family visit for the weekend, there’s that slight pressure to show them a good time. Last weekend,…

This Weekend Around Oak Park

It has been a long, long, long, long time since I’ve written one of these articles, 13 months to be…

River Forest Chocolates Opens Expanded Location

River Forest Chocolates will open Saturday, Oct. 28 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at its new 7769 Lake Street…

OPRF Museum to Host Grand Opening Saturday

Photo courtesy: The Historical Society of Oak Park & River Forest The much anticipated Oak Park and River Forest Museum…

Oak Park Author to Lead Memoir Writing Workshops

Former Hemingway Birthplace Home writer-in-residence Annette Gendler is sharing her memoir-writing expertise with workshops in Chicago on June 20, 24 and…

Academia Institute to Host Open House Sunday

Academia Institute of Language & Culture is opening in Oak Park with a celebratory Open House Sunday, June 11 from 9:30…

Oak Park Farmers’ Market Celebrates 42 Years

You know it’s finally summer when the coats have moved to the back of the closet and market season is…

Yoga Loft Opens in Oak Park

Yoga Loft, a teacher training and fitness studio based out of Chicago, opened a new location in the Hemingway District…

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