January 18th, 2018 3:56 PM
The Dominican Sisters of Sinsinawa's Leadership Council recent bestowed its first-ever Cornerstones Award on Donna Carroll, Dominican University president and the Wednesday Journal's 2017 River Forest Villager of the Year.
January 18th, 2018 2:06 PM
Democratic candidate for governor, Chris Kennedy, waited until the last question of the night of Jan. 15 to deliver a direct attack on rival and perceived Democratic frontrunner, J.B. Pritzker.
January 18th, 2018 11:09 AM
A man brandishing a handgun ordered a woman from her vehicle in the 1100 block of North Kenilworth Avenue on Wednesday, Jan. 17, but he failed to drive off with the car, according to a police report.
January 17th, 2018 5:03 PM
For the second time in less than a month, a vehicle has been stolen during a garage burglary on Franklin Avenue in River Forest.
January 17th, 2018 12:45 PM
The fledgling Divvy bike-sharing program in Oak Park was killed last night by the Oak Park Board of Trustees on a 4-3 vote, with trustees voicing their disappointment with the low ridership and high cost of the program.
January 17th, 2018 11:41 AM
Updated: Jan. 18th, 2018 10:48 AM
A man was cleaning snow off his girlfriend's car in the first block of West Pleasant Street at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 16, when he was carjacked at gunpoint.
January 17th, 2018 11:32 AM
Corinne Lally Benedetto first stepped in front of a classroom when the 24-year-old graduate student was trying to get Dominican University undergrads excited about the lost language of Mercia. How did she teach young learners about a forgotten dialect? By reading straight from the textbook.
January 17th, 2018 9:30 AM
It's a new year, and the Park District of Oak Park is here to help you meet your wellness goals for 2018.
January 17th, 2018 9:00 AM
Just because your dog seems to enjoy running around in the snow, that doesn't mean you shouldn't take a few precautions when sending him outside during the winter.
January 16th, 2018 5:07 PM
You could hop a plane and make your way to Hohenems or Schwarzenberg, Austria, to take in world-class performances of music by a 19th-century master of lieder (song) and chamber music at the Schubertiade. Or you could treat yourself to the same right in Oak Park at a national Historic Landmark.
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