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 19th, 2018 3:43 PM
Oak Park Festival Theatre opened its 44th season with a hilarious, heartwarming new production of You Can't Take It With You.
June 19th, 2018 11:42 AM
Sunday, June 24, the Garden Club of Oak Park River Forest and the Friends of the Oak Park Conservatory will host their 25th Annual Garden Walk.
June 12th, 2018 3:09 PM
An Oak Park artist recently completed a statue of celebrated poet Gwendolyn Brooks, just in time for the centennial of the late Pulitzer Prize-winner.
June 12th, 2018 3:01 PM
The parks are green with overhanging trees, birds chirping, people all about, marking time till the opening of the Oak Park Festival Theatre's outdoor season. This summer, three plays will be staged, starting with You Can't Take it With You, opening this week in Austin Gardens.
June 12th, 2018 2:54 PM
The enslaved weren't freed when the Declaration of Independence was signed. They weren't freed when President Abraham Lincoln penned the Emancipation Proclamation.
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