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Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Construction to close sections of Ridgeland Avenue Motorists who frequently use Ridgeland Avenue between Division Street and South Boulevard may want to start thinking about a new route for much of the spring and summer - and maybe even into...
In the Flesh, a Pink Floyd tribute band led by Parkers Guitars featured artist Paul Willaert, will come to Wire on Friday, April 10. The show starts at 9 p.m. with doors opening at 8 p.m. Tickets are $10. The band promises...
Any homeowner would agree that having something happen to his/her property when out of the house is a helpless, bothersome feeling. By now you might have heard about the house fire on Pleasant Street last Sunday that left several...
The Oak Park Area Arts Council is seeking local artists interested in doing some spring cleaning and moving out their older works, seconds, prototypes or any work items they would be willing to discount at a special clearance sale....
Sunday, March 29 - A house fire on the 200 block of Pleasant St. left several pets trapped inside, including a 100-pound mastiff named Romulus, according to the OPRF Patch. Firefighters from River Forest and Forest Park assisted the Oak...
ShareASpot is a company based out of Forest Park that allows individuals who own an unused parking space to rent it out to those in need of affordable parking, according to a press release from Jenny Shepherd Public Relations. "We...
Oak Park has seen its share of problems due to flash floods over the years. For example, the village was hit with 4.3 inches of rain in a three hour period during a storm in July 2011, resulting in...
March has been full of milestones for Valentino Ganacias, Owner of The 206 Food Truck. The business recently announced its plan to open a café location on S. Oak Park Ave. by June with support from the community, and...
As an admirer of the English language, I have a spot in my heart for words with multiple meanings. For example, there are two months in our calendar that double as verbs- May and March. For this reason, albeit...
An Oak Park resident passed away at Kindred Hospital Chicago-Northlake on Monday, March 23, exactly one month after he was hit by a vehicle, according to the Chicago Sun-Times. Charles J. Owens, 70-years-old of the 700 block of Hayes in...