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Thursday, March 21, 2019
Children’s Urgent Care, an independently owned pediatric urgent care located in River Forest and Skokie, has announced that they will soon be offering Telemedicine Virtual Visits to all of their patients. Virtual doctor visits have picked up...
As we move into the new year and holiday decorations come down, the Village of Oak Park has begun holiday tree collection as a service to Oak Park residents. The collection will be ongoing from January 7th...
LaDon Reynolds will drop the "interim" part of his title after being named the permanent choice for Oak Park's Chief of Police. The village's 13th head of law enforcement will be sworn in on Jan. 8 at...
The D200 School Board recently approved the largest facilities project in 50 years. The new project resulted from the Imagine OPRF Work Group and is estimated to cost $32,631,500, which will come from existing cash reserves. The...
Children's Urgent Care is offering discounted flu shots for children and adults through late January 2019 for Around Oak Park followers. "A number of local pediatricians and pharmacies have been sending their patients to...
One of my favorite parts about being the Editor is the opportunity to play with different types of content and see which platforms offer the most engagement, an essential part of what we do here at AOP. We launched this...

Holiday Safety Tips

'Tis the holiday season complete with festive lights, snowy days and, unfortunately, an increase in criminal activity. Most of the crimes that increase around this time of year are crimes of opportunity. The Oak Park Police Department has offered...
Madison Street from Harlem to Austin will soon be going on a "road diet" after the Village Board approved the measure to resurface and restructure the road in a 4-3 vote this week. The project is slated to begin...
Police are searching for three men involved in an armed robbery that took place the morning of Sunday, Nov. 25 near the 6200 block of Roosevelt Road. The victim, an Oak Park resident, told police that two men approached while a...

Snow In The Village

What brings that special dose of glistening white holiday cheer to the trees and streets of Oak Park also brings a sense of confusion over parking and shoveling-induced twinges of back injuries of Christmases past. If you are like me,...