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Oak Park, US
Monday, July 22, 2019
4/26/19 - 4/28/19 As an allergy sufferer, spring is typically filled with dread, crumpled up tissues (my husband can attest to this) and runs to the chemist for Claritin. I’m determined to embrace the...
The violent hiss of many a radiator has ceased signaling the beginning of this writer’s favorite time of year in Oak Park. It’s patio season, folks. Some top picks for outdoor dining in the area:
A press release from April 9th summarizes the board of education’s decision to increase teaching assistant wages by 6% in the first year of the recently negotiated four year contract. Teaching assistants will also...
Construction on Madison Street will begin on April 15th and conclude in the Fall of 2019. According to a letter from the Village of Oak Park sent to residents, the first six weeks of work will focus...
After almost 25 years, Prairie Bread Kitchen at 103 N Marion St in Oak Park announced plans to close via a notice on their door. The posted sign reads, “A Big Thank you to this great community...
“We are headed to Beer Shop!”, he yelled over the sound of twelve paws crunching in the snow. I was walking my two mini schnauzers down Marion St when tugs on a leash lurched...
After 11 years serving as OPRF High School Principal, Nate Rouse announced his resignation effective June 30, 2019. In an e-mail, Rouse stated “I’ve accepted an exciting school program director position to begin the next phase of...
This past week was a teaser trailer for warmer weather to come. It’s safe to say, we’ve entered that time of year where coat racks become littered with light jackets, rain jackets, hoodies and parkas. Cheers to...
A Chicago man is facing homicide charges after fleeing from a traffic stop near the intersection of South Boulevard and Ridgeland Avenue in Oak Park late Saturday night which resulted in the death of a driver whose...
The driver of a sedan who was traveling through the intersection of South Boulevard and Ridgeland Avenue in Oak Park was killed after being struck by an SUV. Oak Park Police say that the incident occurred on...