April 10th, 2018 8:32 AM
What does it take to make a real estate sale over $3 million in River Forest? While there are no records of homes listed in the village ever selling for that amount or more, there are rumors that an off-market transaction or two might have gone for well over $3 million prior to the real estate recession of 2008.
April 3rd, 2018 3:55 PM
Kids high-five the Easter Bunny during the annual Easter Egg Hunt hosted by the park district at Maple Park last Saturday.
April 3rd, 2018 3:41 PM
Oak Parkers, are you ready for some pizza?
April 3rd, 2018 3:37 PM
It's very fitting that the Oak Park Women's Exchange (OPWE) is launching their fundraising campaign during March, Women's History Month.
April 3rd, 2018 3:26 PM
It's been a long road toward redevelopment of the corner lot at Lake Street and Euclid Avenue that once served as home to the beloved Tasty Dog fast-food restaurant.
April 3rd, 2018 3:11 PM
Both Thelonious Monk, the jazz pianist and composer, and Dizzy Gillespie, the jazz trumpeter, bandleader, singer and composer, would have turned 100 last October.
April 3rd, 2018 11:42 AM
When it was built in 1904, 620 N. Euclid Ave. in Oak Park was meant to be a showstopper of a mansion, and for much of its history, the home has remained one of Oak Park's finest estate homes.
March 27th, 2018 3:13 PM
When the Nineteenth Century Charitable Association wanted to create a new spin on the classical music events offered in their restored ballroom in Oak Park, they turned to someone who has made classical music his life for more than 50 years — Henry Fogel.
March 27th, 2018 3:11 PM
Tom and Lisa Stukel had already planned to take a trip with their twin 13-year-old boys, Dante and Ezra, to Washington, D.C.
March 27th, 2018 2:55 PM
As the Loyola University Ramblers roll into the NCAA Final Four (the first time since 1963), there aren't many people who can say that they know how it feels to be in those Cinderella shoes.
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