July 16th, 2019 4:03 PM
Hemingway 8K Running of the Bulls Saturday, July 20, 7:45 a.m., Scoville Park: This family-friendly, community race is a flat, fast 8K (4.97 mile) course that includes the Hemingway District and historic homes.
July 16th, 2019 1:50 PM
In the recently published 2019 Answer Book (which accompanied last week's edition of Wednesday Journal) in an article titled, "A year in River Forest unlike any other," we mischaracterized the composition of the Civic Center Authority.
July 9th, 2019 2:53 PM
Stronger Than Stigma: Increasing Minority Mental Health Saturday, July 13, 10:30 a.m. to Noon, Dole Library: Learn about stigmas in the minority community that decrease people seeking treatment, common misdiagnoses for minority groups, effective therapeutic techniques and more at a panel discussion.
July 2nd, 2019 5:06 PM
July 4th Parade and Fireworks Thursday, July 4, Parade at 10 a.m., Fireworks at Dusk, Village of Oak Park: The Independence Day Parade steps off from Longfellow Park (Ridgeland and Adams) and marches north on Ridgeland to Augusta, turning east to disperse near Whittier Elementary at Harvey Ave. Weather permitting, a fireworks display is in the football stadium of Oak Park & River Forest High School, East Ave. and Lake St.
June 25th, 2019 2:17 PM
38th American Music Festival Wednesday, July 3, through Saturday, July 6, FitzGerald's: See 60+ acts on three stages over four days, along with food and drinks, all at one neighborhood institution.
June 18th, 2019 3:19 PM
Into the Light Benefit BASH (Berwyn Art Starts Here) Saturday, June 22, 1 to 4 p.m., FitzGerald's: Celebrate 12 years of 16th Street Theater and their new space with auction items, performances and food from Lavergne's.
June 11th, 2019 3:32 PM
Meet Up & Eat Up Mondays through Fridays, June 18 to Aug. 16, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., St Catherine of Siena Hall: Drop in weekdays for free meals, activities and games for youth ages 18 and younger.
June 11th, 2019 3:30 PM
Due to a production error by Wednesday Journal four names of 2019 OPRF graduates were left off last week's four-page section celebrating graduation.
June 4th, 2019 4:49 PM
In the Pink Reception Thursday, June 6, 7 to 9 p.m., Art Gallery, Main Library: Oak Park artist Janice Elkins is exhibiting her abstract expressionist works this month.
May 28th, 2019 4:10 PM
Thursday Night Out Begins Thursday, May 30, 5 to 9 p.m., Downtown Oak Park: Every Thursday (excluding July 4) through August 29, more than 20 restaurants offer drinks, appetizers, entrees and desserts to eat inside or carry out.
To view the full print edition of the Wednesday Journal 2019 Answer Book, please click here.
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