April 17th, 2018 12:27 PM
Join us for a community forum commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Oak Park's Fair Housing Ordinance (May 6, 1968) and the U.S. Fair Housing Act:
April 17th, 2018 12:25 PM
According to the local press, some River Forest trustees are again looking to impose home rule on our community.
April 17th, 2018 12:23 PM
It is no secret that, for decades, there have been multiple attempts at improving equity in Oak Park's schools.
April 17th, 2018 12:18 PM
The world lost a heroine when Mama Winnie Madikizela-Mandela died on April 2. She was the lioness who kept the fight against the apartheid government of South Africa alive as her husband languished in jail.
April 17th, 2018 12:16 PM
I attended the Transportation Commission meeting on Jan. 29 and submitted a list of written questions related to the proposed parking pilot and overnight parking.
April 17th, 2018 12:14 PM
My life has been enriched through volunteering at various places at different times in my life. I grew up volunteering. Whether at church functions or through the Girl Scouts, volunteering has always been a way for me to give something back to a community that has given me a lot.
April 17th, 2018 12:12 PM
The Second Amendment of the United States Constitution reads: "A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed."
April 17th, 2018 12:09 PM
Monday is Pastor Walter Mitty's day off, so he should have been feeling pretty good about having some free time, but he woke up two days ago feeling out of sorts.
April 17th, 2018 12:08 PM
As we get older, it gets tougher to find the right word and easier to find the wrong one. I think it's because the synopsis in our brains are not firing correctly.
April 17th, 2018 10:51 AM
The District 97 Oak Park elementary school board did two smart things at its last meeting. It agreed to extend its current formula for busing elementary and middle school students for another year and it decided to more rigorously evaluate its options for cutting back on the cost of busing in the future.
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