June 26th, 2018 12:00 AM
A new summer camp run by the Oak Park Education Foundation took a cue from Brandon Stanton.
June 21st, 2018 4:02 PM
It's been nearly a month since the iconic Santa Claus statue was stolen from atop the concrete hopper at Mohr Concrete, 915 S. Maple Ave., but Santa lovers nostalgic for Old Saint Nick can get a little bit of history at Lively Athletics.
June 19th, 2018 4:43 PM
The Wounded Warrior Project's Soldier Ride, a three-day event where wounded veterans and service members join to help overcome their ordeals and support one another, will be coming through Oak Park and River Forest.
June 19th, 2018 4:40 PM
Soul Force: Seven Pivots toward Courage, Community and Change, the book released this year by nonprofit advocates Shawn Casselberry and Reesheda Graham-Washington, opens in sunlit Robben Island, the South African prison.
June 14th, 2018 12:01 PM
We were recently walking around the South Oak Park Avenue business district near the Eisenhower Expressway – known to some as Southtown – and came across this bit of witty sandwich-sign wisdom from The Looking Glass bookstore, 823 S. Oak Park Ave.
June 12th, 2018 3:20 PM
Oak Park Festival Theatre, which holds outdoor theater performances every summer in Austin Gardens.
June 12th, 2018 3:18 PM
The posthumous recognition for Oak Park and River Forest High School graduate Michelle McNamara continues.
June 8th, 2018 11:24 AM
We caught up with Poke Burrito owner Jimmy Chen, and he says his new restaurant on Lake Street is set to open on June 18.
June 5th, 2018 3:28 PM
Staff have been spotting deer daily, ranging from large to small.
June 5th, 2018 3:26 PM
The other day, we received brochures in the mail from Sullivan Auctioneers LLC in Hamilton, Illinois for a John Mahoney Estate Auction.
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