June 21st, 2018 3:10 PM
A police sting that shut down three massage businesses in 2017 and resulted in a strict new ordinance earlier this year for local businesses has prompted a backlash from legitimate massage therapists.
June 20th, 2018 11:09 AM
For the sixth year, the Oak Park Area Gay & Lesbian Association (OPALGA) is offering scholarships to youth in the community for continuing education for graduating high school students, or for continuing college or trade school students.
June 20th, 2018 11:04 AM
On Oct. 13, 2018, OPALGA will host its twenty-second annual Gala at Oak Park's Nineteenth Century Club, and the planning is already well underway for an event unlike any other.
June 20th, 2018 10:55 AM
Oak Park and River Forest High School's school board approved an updated equity policy which puts in place procedures to ensure that transgender students, gender nonconforming students and students questioning their gender have a safe, affirming and healthy school environment.
June 20th, 2018 10:38 AM
As temperatures soared into the 90s last week, kids of all ages sought to beat the heat by heading over to Rehm Pool in Oak Park to test out the slides, water cannons and climbing wall.
June 20th, 2018 10:24 AM
Attendees shop for fresh produce from local vendors and enjoy live music on Saturday, June 16, 2018, during the Oak Park Farmers Market on Lake Street.
June 20th, 2018 10:00 AM
Planning for what you'll do with your dog during vacation is essentially part of planning your vacation.
June 19th, 2018 4:21 PM
A nonprofit private school that is suing the village of River Forest did so because the bank was planning to foreclose on the school's North Avenue property.
June 19th, 2018 4:07 PM
Updated: Jun. 21st, 2018 4:27 PM
Oak Park municipal staff and policy makers will soon revisit a proposed policy to remove zoning requirements for group homes in the village.
June 19th, 2018 4:01 PM
The VMA officially ended last week, going out, not with a bang, not even with a whimper. More of a whisper. The VMA has been in decline long enough that many Oak Parkers no longer even know what it stood for — the initials as well as the convictions.
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