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Tuesday, August 14, 2018
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...
Join local community and church leaders tomorrow, December 14th, at 1pm in Scoville Park for a Black Lives Matter Walk and Rally.  Organizers encourage attendees to either meet at your local congregation or feel free to come to Grace...

This Weekend Around Oak Park

Friday December 12th Open Door Repertory “The League of Improv Heroes” – Laugh the night away with Open Door’s resident improv troupe.  Tickets are $15.  Open Door Repertory Company, 902 South Ridgeland in Oak Park. http://www.opendoorrep.org/tickets or 708.342.0810 Krampuslauf Fest at...
The Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio Trust is offering free tours of the Wright home for the holidays.  Come visit the home and studio on Saturday December 13th and Saturday December 20th from 9-11 am and let the...
Looking for a fun performance to put you in the holiday mood?  The Open Door Repertory Company has two exciting events this weekend featuring the accomplished jazz vocalist Robin Watson and her wonderful band, the Robin Watson Combo. On Saturday...

Bad Santa? A Krampuslauf Fest

Everybody knows that Santa rewards well behaved children with presents at Christmas. But did you know that Santa has a beastly counterpart called Krampus who punishes those who have behaved badly all year? Spoiled children beware! The Krampus is a monstrous...
On Tuesday, a number of Dominican University Students rallied together and staged a "Die-In" in the wake of the recent racially charged media eruptions surrounding the Ferguson and Michael Brown stories.  A student by the name of Berto Aguayo spread the...

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