April 17th, 2018 3:11 PM
A prominent and historically significant Oak Park church recently appointed an interim pastor to temporarily serve as the church seeks a leader to permanently replace its former pastor.
April 17th, 2018 2:56 PM
Oak Park's historic Cheney Mansion is getting rented out more than before, thanks to the redesigned website and positive word of mouth generated through the building's participation in 2017 Open House Chicago event.
April 17th, 2018 2:40 PM
Two thousand miles away, a revolution is brewing, and it started here in Oak Park.
April 17th, 2018 12:17 PM
Most people will recall Don Quixote was famous for jousting at windmills. But not as many may remember seeing the various versions or revivals of the 1964 Broadway musical Man of La Mancha.
April 17th, 2018 9:37 AM
When this year's New Moms Kitchen Walk takes place on Saturday, April 28, visitors will be treated to 10 spectacular local kitchens, including an Oak Park home that has been featured in commercial shoots and the River Forest kitchen of Top Chef Junior Addison Osta-Smith, who may just leave some cookies on the counter.
April 10th, 2018 4:55 PM
"I have seen roses damasked, red and white," goes the line from Shakespeare's Sonnet 130. Oak Park and River Forest High School student Sam Theis delivered that verse.
April 10th, 2018 4:49 PM
An Oak Park artist is partnering with students at Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School, to raise funds to have a bronze portrait of the school's namesake — the late Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Gwendolyn Brooks.
April 10th, 2018 4:44 PM
Donal Eduardo Valiente Marroquin, a.k.a. Lalo, an undocumented immigrant who had been living in sanctuary at St. Christopher Church in Oak Park since last December, has been granted asylum
April 10th, 2018 4:26 PM
Comptroller Rita Crundwell's embezzlement is the focus of a new documentary film, All the Queen's Horses.
April 10th, 2018 3:46 PM
Now in its 11th season, 16th Street Theater has established itself as a company that puts on passionate, cutting edge productions about urgent issues.
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