January 22nd, 2018 4:46 PM
Police recently arrested two juveniles from Chicago in connection with home burglaries on Franklin Avenue, according to a press release issued by River Forest police.
January 22nd, 2018 2:12 PM
Updated: Jan. 22nd, 2018 4:29 PM
The Oak Park Ethics Committee ruled to dismiss a complaint from an Oak Park resident who says Mayor Anan Abu-Taleb violated ethics and conflict-of-interest ordinances over a proposed development at Madison Street and Oak Park Avenue.
January 21st, 2018 9:45 AM
Two armed offenders stole a man's SUV after he pulled into a driveway on the 500 block of Monroe Street in River Forest at about 6 p.m. Jan. 19, according to a press release from the River Forest police department.
January 21st, 2018 8:47 AM
The OPRF boys and girls basketball teams took two from host Hindale Central on Saturday, Jan. 20. The boys won 65-57 and the girls 59-46 in a pair of conference games.
January 18th, 2018 3:56 PM
The Dominican Sisters of Sinsinawa's Leadership Council recent bestowed its first-ever Cornerstones Award on Donna Carroll, Dominican University president and the Wednesday Journal's 2017 River Forest Villager of the Year.
January 18th, 2018 2:06 PM
Democratic candidate for governor, Chris Kennedy, waited until the last question of the night of Jan. 15 to deliver a direct attack on rival and perceived Democratic frontrunner, J.B. Pritzker.
January 18th, 2018 11:09 AM
A man brandishing a handgun ordered a woman from her vehicle in the 1100 block of North Kenilworth Avenue on Wednesday, Jan. 17, but he failed to drive off with the car, according to a police report.
January 17th, 2018 5:03 PM
For the second time in less than a month, a vehicle has been stolen during a garage burglary on Franklin Avenue in River Forest.
January 17th, 2018 12:45 PM
The fledgling Divvy bike-sharing program in Oak Park was killed last night by the Oak Park Board of Trustees on a 4-3 vote, with trustees voicing their disappointment with the low ridership and high cost of the program.
January 17th, 2018 11:41 AM
Updated: Jan. 18th, 2018 10:48 AM
A man was cleaning snow off his girlfriend's car in the first block of West Pleasant Street at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 16, when he was carjacked at gunpoint.
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