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Oak Park, US
Saturday, February 16, 2019
Danielle A. Dipego, Edward P. Creedon, and Matthew A. Cooley are in custody after a suburban task force known as the West Suburban Enhanced Drug/Gang Enforcement (WEDGE) raided a suspected drug house on the 1100 block of S. Euclid...

Weekly Sports Update

OPRF wrestling dominates at Sectionals The Huskies qualified all 12 of its wrestlers into the state tournament this weekend at the Class 3A Glenbard North Sectional in Champaign, the Chicago Tribune reports. "Our goal was to get all 12 guys to...
Emmanuel C. Rice, 23-years-old, and James D. Gavin, 26-years-old, have been taken into custody after an Oak Park police officer foiled an alleged rental scam. The officer posed as the relative of a potential renter after Rice and Gavin...
Opening weekend for “Until Death” at Madison Street Theatre The artists of Concordia Theater present a new play, “Until Death,” showing Friday, Feb. 13 and Saturday, Feb. 14 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 for general admission and $10 for...
Health Department monitoring measles situation No cases of measles have been reported here, but Oak Park Health Department officials are keeping the lines of communications open with local health care providers and schools, as well as with county and state...
Gallery PINK will open a new exhibit titled “Event Horizon” on Monday, Feb. 16 and stay open until its final showing on Sunday, March 15, according to a press release from Laurel Wolff. The exhibit is a multi-sensory experience for...
From the time she was born, the Chicago Area Alternative Education League (better known as CAAEL) has been a part of Sarah Lorenzi’s life. Her father, John Martin, started CAAEL over 30 years ago, providing students (age 7-21) in...

Weekly Sports Update

Fenwick’s girls basketball to play final ESCC game against Marian Catholic The Friars will play its final conference game of the year this Saturday, Feb. 14 against rival Marian Catholic and the game holds special significance to former Fenwick guard...
The Sugar Beet Food Co-op announced this week that it met its $1.8 million fundraising goal and will begin construction on a grocery store located at 812 W. Madison Street in Oak Park once permits are approved, according to...
School district cancels meetings Due to the tragic death of a member, the School District 97 Board of Education has canceled its regularly scheduled Tuesday meeting. All superintendent search activities scheduled for this week also have been canceled, including the...