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Thursday, July 19, 2018
Even though it’s the weekend, I’m feeling a bit somber after learning about the untimely passing of TV personality and author Anthony Bourdain. His hit show “No Reservations” took audiences around the world, exposing us to cultures and food...
Cornerstone Oak Park, a member of the Anglican Churches of North America, was burglarized late Monday night or early Tuesday morning, according to the Oak Park Police Department. Several electronics valued at over $2,500 were stolen from the church including four...
The early part of summer is flush with positivity: warmer weather, longer days, shorter work hours, vacations, a relaxed attitude, and another wave of couples tying the knot. It’s the time of year that was perfectly captured by Vince Vaughn in Wedding...
By now you’ve become fairly familiar with this “Know Your Neighbors” section. You come here to read feature stories on interesting business owners, entrepreneurs, artists, philanthropists, etc. who all have one thing in common- they call the Oak Park-River...
Parents of aspiring Oak Park basketball players can now register their kids for the Police Department’s free summer camp taking place July 23-27 at Brooks Middle School, 325 S. Kenilworth Ave. The summer basketball camp is open to Oak Park...
If you enjoy live music, good food, and walking outside on warm summer nights with a drink in hand, we have news for you. Downtown Oak Park's popular dine-around series, Thursday Night Out, will officially begin tomorrow. Thursday Night Out (TNO)...
The Taxing Body Efficiency Task Force of Oak Park is requesting public input on how tax dollars are spent to make local government more economically conscious and effective. After receiving productive feedback from local citizens in the first three weeks of...
A man prevented two would-be carjackers from stealing his vehicle Sunday morning on the 1100 block of South Taylor Avenue in Oak Park, according to police. The victim was approached by two men after parking and exiting his vehicle on...
The Farmers’ Market and Sculpture Walk are back this weekend. District Kitchen & Tap just opened in the Arts District and they have outdoor seating. Thursday Night Out begins next week. Scoville Park’s Summer Concert Series is right around...
Now in its seventh year, the Oak Park Sculpture Walk returns Saturday, May 19, with 12 new sculptures. The Sculpture Walk is a free, self-guided tour of various art pieces created by local and out of state artists. This year, the...

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