Tuesday, November 20th, 2018 3:11 PM
The Oak Park River Forest Infant Welfare Society is kicking off the holiday season all weekend from Nov. 29 through Dec. 1. On top of four local homes decked out in their holiday finest, the walk includes a bonus stop at the Oak Park River Forest History Museum, also decked out in with an exhibit of vintage holiday décor and lights.
Tuesday, November 13th, 2018 12:07 PM
The Oak Park River Forest Historical Society is celebrating half a century of history, and another Oak Park's institution, the Carleton Hotel, is marking 90 years in business.
Tuesday, November 6th, 2018 10:59 AM
On TV, a typical home makeover lasts only a few weeks from start to finish, and is neatly encapsulated into a half-hour television show in which the homeowners engage in a bit of demolition, disappear and return to find their home transformed beyond recognition by a crew of photogenic contractors.
Wednesday, October 24th, 2018 10:05 AM
While a majority of graduates of Oak Park and River Forest High School plan to attend a two- or four-year college, the school is now working hard to make sure those students not planning on college have clearer options and a leg up based on coursework they can take while still in high school.
Wednesday, October 24th, 2018 10:00 AM
When he graduated from Oak Park and River Forest High School in 1987, Devin Pepper recalls "Oak Park was one of those towns where everyone goes right to college and then figures it out."
Wednesday, September 26th, 2018 10:40 AM
The long-held stereotypes that female students lag behind their male peers in math performance or that female students do not enjoy math as much as male students have largely fallen by the wayside in Oak Park and River Forest schools.
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