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Oak Park, US
Monday, December 10, 2018
When I think of March, the expression “In like a lion, out like a lamb” comes to mind. As we first begin the month, we see weather that forces us to move our cars and shovel our snow, igniting...
Snowfall triggers emergency parking rules Oak Park's snow emergency parking plan has been implemented and will stay in effect until conditions are deemed safe by public safety officials. Parking is prohibited on designated snow routes and restricted to one side...
The Emergency Snow Removal Plan has gone into effect by the order of The Public Works Department. The Department rules that after a two-inch snowfall, residents must adhere to the following guidelines or be subject to penalties such as...

Weekly Sports Update

OPRF boys swimming captures Sectional Championship title over Fenwick For the first time since 2003, the Huskies swim team have been crowned victors at the IHSA Sectional Championship Saturday, Feb. 21. OPRF scored 302 points at the meet, outlasting neighboring...
The Oak Park Women’s Guild (OPWG) will host its 6th Annual Movie Fundraiser at Lake Theatre on Saturday, Feb. 28, in support of 7-month-old Kasani Allen and his family. The film shown will be the family-friendly classic, “ET,” according...
The First Tuesday Film Club will show the documentary, “Angel Azul,” on Tuesday, March 3 at noon and 7 p.m. at Lake Theatre, according to a press release from Falk Associates. “Tickets are $6 per person for matinee/seniors and $8.50...
Thirsty? Try some new beers on tap The Kinderhook Tap, known for its extensive beer list, added several draft beers to its lineup since Singles Awareness Day: Lost Abbey Cuvee de Tomme, Middle Brow Vitalogy, Pollyanna Behind Abbey Doors, Lake...
Brooks Middle School An official check presentation will take place at 10:30 a.m. at Brooks on Friday, Feb. 20, commemorating the $3,322.94 raised for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The donations were received at the “Turn Up for Tots” dance...
Warming centers open Warming centers are open from 5:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. at West Suburban Medical Center, Erie Street at Austin Boulevard, and from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Rush Oak Park Hospital, 500 S. Maple Ave. Hours may be...
The Cheney Mansion will host a free event expo from 7-10 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 20, according to a press release from the Oak Park Chamber of Commerce. Attendees are welcome to appetizers and cocktails, but are also encouraged to...