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Oak Park, US
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Oak Park will host a retirement party open to the public for former Chief of Police Anthony Ambrose on Tuesday, Nov. 13 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Nineteenth Century Club, 178 Forest Avenue. Ambrose announced his retirement in...
Oak Park-River Forest High School has been facing multiple incidents of hate speech vandalizing school property. Last week, an outdoor shed was vandalized with vicious language that directly threatened an OPRF teacher, Anthony Clark. Along with the abhorrent words were...
Democrat Fritz Kaegi heads into Election Day with clear momentum. He has campaigned as a complete outsider since May of 2017 on a platform of fairness, ethics, overhaul and transparency to the Cook County Assessor’s office. Kaegi defeated Joseph...
Once Halloween is over, the last two months of the year seem to fly by, don’t they?  With the days flying by and our family calendar already filling up with holiday plans, I want to make sure we have...
Oak Park Police Officer Dwayne Jones, Jr. was put on paid administrative leave on Oct. 18 after being accused of involvement in the beating of two men. The incident happened on Sept. 29 outside of @mosphere, a gay club...
The rich fall color and the decked out homes were the perfect backdrop to Halloween in Oak Park this year. Trick-or-Treaters were out in full force last night- to the point where lines were forming at some of the...
The Residences at Maple Place, an Oak Park condominium development, has earned the elusive LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold certification. This location is now the first multi-unit residential development in Oak Park to hold the title....
Maybe you just moved to the OPRF area or you might be a seasoned resident. Below is a quick outline (in no particular order) of where weekly grocery lists around town get fulfilled each week. Wherever you decide to...
Last night the team got together for Pints & Popcorn at Poor Phil’s because you never know what kind of surprises await you at happy hour. Afterward, we marched north up Marion to Lake Street Kitchen + Bar where...
I am continuously amazed at all of the creative and entrepreneurial residents in OP/RF/FP. Oak Park recently gained another citizen who embodies both of these adjectives - Benz Amatayakul Kuipers. Benz is an abstract artist who creates beautiful works...