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Wednesday, September 19, 2018
This past Sunday the Pleasant Home Foundation presented the musical The White City. The story takes us back to a time when Chicago was barely blossoming and figuring out if they wanted ketchup on their hot dogs or not. The...
This past Sunday the Pleasant Home Foundation presented the musical The White City. The story takes us back to a time when Chicago was barely blossoming and figuring out if they wanted ketchup on their hot dogs or not. The...
A propane tank exploded and caused a fire at Turano Bakery's truck garage today injuring four people.  Turano's garage is located across the street from the bakery on the 6500 block of Roosevelt Rd.  All four people injured were...
A fire has been reported near Roosevelt and Scoville at Turano Bakery.  The fire department is on the scene.  No injuries have currently been reported.  Try to avoid Roosevelt between Oak Park and Ridgeland.
  Local artist Lindsay Olson installed her “Manufactured River” show at the Oak Park Public Library’s second floor Art Gallery on Sunday, November 2. A collection of tapestries that are as beautiful as they are at first perplexing, Olson’s works are...
The scenes at the Ferrara Candy Company are far from the images of the children’s classic Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.  A group made out of Ferrara workers and community leaders protested against the candy factory, which is...

The Library is for… Films!?!

Lake Theatre may be the only cinema in Oak Park, but there are numerous resources for film buffs in the city if you dig a little. And most of them are free. Perhaps the foremost venue for local film screenings...
It might be hard to imagine given the glorious weather this October, but with winter just around the corner, so too is cabin fever. So no matter how thoughtfully you've stocked your fridge at home, these bars may just...
Halloween is exactly one day away – do you have plans yet? No fear, there will be plenty to choose from, as Oak Park bars will be bustling on Friday, October 31. Start your night with sophistication at Marion Street Cheese...
Oak Park residents will soon be enjoying a smoother commute to work when Divvy bikes roll in next year. The infamous light blue bikes can be found at either one of the 300 docking station in the Chicago neighborhood,...