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Tuesday, October 16, 2018
When the Wright brothers decided they were going to make a flying machine, people thought they were crazy. Can you imagine the expression on their faces if you told them about flight simulators with geomapping technology? This is why...
Nikki Hill, the play by her own rules rock artist who debuted on the scene in 2012, will play a benefit concert to support the Oak Park-River Forest Food Pantry on Saturday, March 21. Hailing from North Carolina, Hill...
Raising money The Mann community raised $8,813.55 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society in conjunction with the school's recent Pasta for Pennies fundraiser. Mrs. Pecora’s first grade class, which raised $2,309.78, and Mrs. Domalick’s first grade class, which raised $1,525.91,...
Galleries Expressions Graphics will highlight printmaking and papermaking this month with workshops such as “Printing from Nature” and “Collagraph & Relief” which will run on March 13. “Mixed Collagraphic Printmaking” will be held March 20 and March 27, open to...
March 11, 2015 Police receive high marks for professional conduct Individuals who have an encounter with an Oak Park police officer are likely to be satisfied with the way they are treated. That's the latest findings of an ongoing, long-term study...
The body of 23-year-old Chicago native Christina Hill was found on Monday morning after she crashed her car into the Des Plaines River in River Forest late Sunday night, according to the Illinois State Police. It appears as if her...
Have you tried a Shamrock Shake yet? I had the idea to pick one up last weekend but then I blinked and it was Monday morning again. I am truly jealous of you if you’ve enjoyed one already; so...
Help needed to honor contributors to community health If you know someone who made an important contribution to improving the health of Oak Parkers in 2014 make sure they get the recognition they deserve by nominating them for a Fitzsimmons...
We are a short two days away from Forest Park’s annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade. What’s that you say? You’re curious about what kind of weather to expect? Here’s a better glimpse courtesy of Weather.com: Looks like the sun will...
Friday, Feb. 27 – An estimated 350 students and faculty from Oak Park and River Forest High School who identify themselves as Black gathered at the Little Theatre on campus to participate in a panel led by Principal Nate...