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Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Every year, as my family gets bigger and bigger, we always try to cram around the same old table for that traditional meal for Thanksgiving.  We grab chairs from other rooms and slide them up with the addition of...
Every year, as my family gets bigger and bigger, we always try to cram around the same old table for that traditional meal for Thanksgiving.  We grab chairs from other rooms and slide them up with the addition of...
If you’re aiming to be a bit more frugal this holiday season, or perhaps just more creative in your gift giving, Oak Park has a lot of interesting Do-It-Yourself classes and events leading up to the holidays to help...
Forest park may bring literal meaning to “Fashion Police”. The Forest Park village council is coming close to voting on an ordinance that will fine anyone wearing saggy pants. So watch out Justin Bieber and 90's hip-hop artists, you...
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...