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Oak Park, US
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
October looks good on Oak Park. Cold and foggy air makes the colors around town more vibrant and the world-renowned architecture pops against the increasingly earlier sunsets. The brick pavers of Marion Street are flanked with mums and dried...
Students at OPRF High School star in the Little Theatre performance of Clybourne Park, a production exploring themes of race, housing and community. The timely program sets the stage of various people selling a house in two different time periods....
I hope everyone who complained about how hot it was over the summer is happy because it's Leo DiCaprio hanging onto the floating door with frost in his hair cold this morning. Maybe I'm exaggerating a little bit, but...
Two storefronts were damaged on the 200 block of Chicago Avenue due to a car crash that occurred at roughly 2:15 a.m. Thursday morning. A 25-year-old from Chicago, Larell Jackson, was arrested in connection with the crash. Jackson was charged...
The Oak Park Concert Chorale is hosting a free vocal technique workshop on October 27th at the St. John Lutheran Church in Forest Park. Led by the chorale’s director, Paul Lindbland, workshop participants will learn all of the important...
Fall is in full swing around Oak Park! Call me “basic” if you’d like, but Fall is my favorite season. The colors blooming on the tree lined Oak Park streets are so enticing.  Combine that with crisp air and...
Fellow Halloween lovers rejoice!  October in Oak Park is stock full of events for all ages in celebration of the spooky holiday. Don’t forget to bring your lucky rat tail! Halloween Decor: Wood Sign Designs Saturday, October 6, 7:00-10:00 PM Enjoy some...
Over the last six months, teachers at Oak Park and River Forest High School District 200 have been in negotiations over their contract.  The former contract, which expired at the conclusion of the last school year was in effect...
The leaves might not be crunching beneath our feet just yet but these shorter days and crisp mornings are a nice opening act to the upcoming fall splendor around town. This time after the fall equinox was historically a...
The River Forest Fire Department is showcasing their newest fire truck at their annual open house on Saturday, Oct. 13! From 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., the firehouse (400 Park Ave.) will be open to the public. Join the...