July 18th, 2018 4:17 PM
A federal judge dismissed a nonprofit private school's suit against the village of River Forest on July 17, ruling that River Forest has treated Keystone Montessori School no differently than other nonprofits and that its right to seek tax-exempt status is rooted in the state tax law, not the Constitution.
July 18th, 2018 3:17 PM
Riverside police arrested a 17-year-old Chicago boy at 11:24 a.m. on July 16 in the 3400 block of South Harlem Avenue, reporting he was arrested in Oak Park in 2016 and charged with two counts of aggravated carjacking and one count of armed robbery.
July 18th, 2018 1:12 PM
Sugar Beet's annual Edible Garden Walk in Oak Park.
July 18th, 2018 12:03 PM
Tenet Healthcare announced it has entered into an agreement to sell West Suburban Medical Center in Oak Park, along with two other hospitals to a company jointly owned by TWG Partners and Pipeline Health.
July 18th, 2018 11:06 AM
RC Training and Fitness, 248 Madison St. in Oak Park, raised money during a "RowRaiser" for Special Olympics Illinois on July 14. Participants collectively rowed the length of a marathon during the event. Among those giving the challenge a go were, clockwise from top, David Suarez, of Elmhurst, who powered his way through his leg of the marathon, as did Miki Bodily of Forest Park. Ross Oberlin, owner of RC Fitness, gasps for air as he recovers following his turn on the machine. David Shumaker, of Oak Park, gives it his all.
July 17th, 2018 4:24 PM
Visit Oak Park, on the other hand, is a different type of tourism destination and is working to change that image with Urban Local Made, displaying hand-crafted items by local artists in portions of their Lake Street gift shop.
July 17th, 2018 3:58 PM
Oak Park Elementary Schools District 97 officials announced on July 11 that they will replace Lisa Carlos, the former principal at Lincoln Elementary School.
July 17th, 2018 3:57 PM
During its July 5 regular meeting, the Oak Park Plan Commission voted 6-0 to recommend the vacation of a public right of way outside of Holmes Elementary School, 508 N. Kenilworth Ave. in Oak Park.
July 17th, 2018 3:51 PM
Oak Park and River Forest High School's next graduation is roughly a year away, there could be a consensus forming about the event's dress code.
July 17th, 2018 3:47 PM
River Forest trustees approved construction of an enclosed walkway between two Concordia University Chicago buildings at a village board meeting on July 9.
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