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Saturday, May 26, 2018

This Weekend Around Oak Park

It's the last weekend before Christmas.  Finished your shopping yet?  Here's a list of festive themed activities happening around Oak Park this weekend. Friday December 19th Carnival of the Animals Annual Winter Concert – The Windy City String and Violin & Viola...
Lavert Pitts, age 24, who is already in jail on charges of bank robbery in May, has been charged with the murder of Forest Park Resident Monte Tillman, age 33.  Pitts was arrested less than an hour after the...

Two-Flat in Oak Park Catches Fire

A two-flat in Oak Park caught fire Tuesday night, Fox 32 News reported. The two families who lived there escaped unharmed, except for some minor smoke inhalation. The fire began on the second floor of the building in the...
Looking for a fun Hanukkah event for the family?  Come to Buzz Cafe tomorrow night, December 18th, for songs and latkes to celebrate the third night of Hanukkah.  The Jewish Festival of Lights began last night and will last...
Nearly 600 students were absent Monday from Oak Park School District 97 due to flu-like symptoms, which is the worst absentee rate for the district in 5 years, CBS news reported today on their website.  More than 20 staff and...
The last of Oak Park's 3 Thursdays will take place this Thursday, December 18th, in downtown Oak Park from 5-9 pm.  Finish up your holiday shopping at local business and enjoy FREE festive cocktails, beverages, hors d'oeuvres, and entertainment in...
The last of Oak Park's 3 Thursdays will take place this Thursday, December 18th, in downtown Oak Park from 5-9 pm.  Finish up your holiday shopping at local business and enjoy FREE festive cocktails, beverages, hors d'oeuvres, and entertainment in...
Oak Park has been voted #15 in the top 100 cities to live in Illinois, reports the website Reboot Illinois.  Cities were ranked according to their scores in areas such as education, employment, housing, amenities, and cost of living....
The Forest Park Mayor's annual holiday toy drive is tomorrow night, December 16th.  Bring an unwrapped toy to Cocina Lobos in Forest Park and enjoy free appetizers and soft drinks and a cash bar.  The toys are distributed through...
The Forest Park Mayor's annual holiday toy drive is tomorrow night, December 16th.  Bring an unwrapped toy to Cocina Lobos in Forest Park and enjoy free appetizers and soft drinks and a cash bar.  The toys are distributed through...

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