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Oak Park, US
Saturday, January 19, 2019
At the District 97 board meeting on Tuesday night, the school board voted against the proposal to arm teachers in the district with guns. This divisive issue has gained more steam as fear increases over school shootings. In 2018...
The trees are changing, leaves are falling, and Fall leaf collection is in full swing in Oak Park. Running through December 6, residents can have their leaves picked up by Public Works on one of eight separate days in...
Concordia University Chicago Christopher Center, located on Augusta Street in River Forest, was on lockdown last Wednesday night after what police called a domestic disturbance. River Forest Police responded to the domestic disturbance call around 6:00 pm involving a woman...
It’s officially cold around Oak Park. Like zip up your parka and forget about exposing skin below your chin for the next six month cold. Okay, maybe that was a bit harsh and there is some sense of enjoyment...
Oak Park was listed as one of the 10 best cities in America to raise a family in 2018 by Livability, a website dedicated to helping you find the right place for you to live. The website researched and...
Election Day, November 6th, is fast approaching! The focus these past few weeks in the news and around town has been on the large races - Governor/Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, and Secretary of State.  However, there is a lot...
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...