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Sunday, February 25, 2018
Following a number of carjackings, shootings, and burglaries that have occurred at an increased pace over the past several months, the Oak Park Police Department will host four community forums to discuss crime prevention with the public. The schedule is as...
If you are celebrating a birthday on Saturday or Sunday, that makes you an Aquarius. According to a blog dedicated to horoscopes, the Aquarius is progressive, original, and independent but runs away from emotional expression. I bring this up because...
The Oak Park Board of Trustees voted 4-3 Tuesday against renewing its contract with Motivate International Inc., the New York-based company that owns Divvy. Concerns over the cost to keep the program in tandem with the number of Oak Parkers using...
Brittany (Britt) and Spencer (Spence) McCreary are the power couple behind Veltway Sessions, a high-quality music production studio that records artists from across the country (and even the UK). Named after The Veltway, a dining and entertainment district that stretches...
Bite Nite & Foodie Fest will return once again in 2018, giving Oak Parkers the opportunity to sample local fare from participating restaurants. Bite Nite, the official kickoff to Foodie Fest, will take place on Friday, Jan. 26 from 5:30...
Photo courtesy of Jennifer Berk, @mermaydjenny You’re going to want to keep your warmest clothes handy over the weekend even though it felt like spring yesterday with that evening rain. The next couple days are going to be windy and...
The Fenwick Friars (8) will host the Simeon Wolverines (1) at the Martin Luther King Day City/Suburban Classic taking place Monday, Jan. 15. Led by versatile Sophomore DJ Steward,  Fenwick is 5-0 in league play with an overall record of...
Oak Park native and 2014 Oak Park-River Forest (OPRF) High School graduate Emery Lehman has been named to the United States men's speedskating team. This will be Lehman's second appearance in the Winter Olympic Games. After six days of trials,...
Photo courtesy of Tina Harle, @tinyrectangles The holidays have come and gone but decorations are everywhere. The Christmas tree is in the living room. Lights are hung around every corner. Plastic top hats from NYE are scattered throughout the place. All...
A fire that damaged a single-family home on the 800 block of South Humphrey Avenue Tuesday afternoon left nobody hurt, according to village officials. Emergency responders arrived at the scene around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday to find smoke billowing from the...

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