July 15th, 2018 10:40 AM
Often "growing local economies" is left off the list of areas needing intentional focus - as if the free market will just take care of that once we solve basic human needs. That's a mistake.
July 10th, 2018 4:18 PM
The Bach and Beethoven Experience (BBE): A Cajun Summer Sunday, July 15, 10:30 a.m., Open Door Theater: Church of Beethoven presents BBE, which tells stories through music on 100- to 400-year-old instruments.
July 10th, 2018 4:00 PM
Sushi remains a powerful trend, especially among the youngs, and it seems Poke Burrito – a variation on the theme of fish served raw – will prove a neighborhood favorite.
July 10th, 2018 3:39 PM
An Oak Park woman recently earned the National Council for Higher Education's first-ever Higher Educator of the Year award.
July 10th, 2018 3:37 PM
Oak Park-River Forest Community Foundation announced it had hired Antonio Martinez Jr. as its new president and CEO.
July 10th, 2018 3:35 PM
Boston-based developer Community Builders Inc., announced its plan to build a 37-unit affordable apartment building on the empty lot at 801 S. Oak Park Ave.
July 10th, 2018 2:53 PM
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July 8th, 2018 9:43 PM
Bad things happen, in life and in business. Keeping yourself and your business healthy and strong won't entirely eliminate bad things from happening, but it hastens your recovery in case things go south.
July 3rd, 2018 2:50 PM
Kevin Coval, the author of A People's History of Chicago, was at the Oak Park Main Library, 834 Lake St., on June 27 to talk about his book of poems, which is the latest selection in the library's One Book, One Oak Park program.
July 3rd, 2018 2:48 PM
The Illinois Chamber of Commerce has named Meghan Woltman as its new chairperson of the business advocacy organization's board of directors.
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