January 29th, 2019 2:01 PM
With arctic cold headed to the Chicago area and expected to hang around for a few days, all public schools in Oak Park and River Forest announced they'll be closed on Wednesday and Thursday.
January 29th, 2019 12:00 AM
An essay contest sponsored by Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle will award a $3,500 scholarship to support the winner's first year of college.
January 28th, 2019 12:00 AM
Election Day will be here before you know it, and the local eatery, Buzz Café, is holding a series of forums for candidates running for office in Oak Park and River Forest.
January 22nd, 2019 2:12 PM
Crain's Chicago Business named award-winning journalist Ann Dwyer as the first woman editor in the publication's 41-year history on Jan. 17.
January 22nd, 2019 2:09 PM
FitzGerald's Nightclub, 6615 Roosevelt Rd., is holding a fundraiser at 7 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 25, for a man seriously injured in a hit-and-run accident on Nov. 8.
January 22nd, 2019 2:07 PM
Federal employees on furlough because of the government shutdown can get a free workout at any OrangeTheory Fitness studio in the Chicago area through Thursday, Jan. 31.
January 17th, 2019 4:07 PM
It's that time of year again – for the farmers market. What, you say? A farmers market in the winter? Yes, you read that correctly.
January 15th, 2019 1:55 PM
You might be forgiven, as the snow fell atmospherically, if you thought you were hallucinating — or caught in some kind of time warp — on Jackson Boulevard last Saturday afternoon as a horse-drawn hearse made its way west.
January 15th, 2019 1:52 PM
If you weren't able to make it to the fourth annual TEDx Oak Park Woman Conference held in December at the Nineteenth Century Club.
January 15th, 2019 1:50 PM
Residents interested in seeing the progress that's being made on expansions to Lincoln and Longfellow elementary schools can now see time lapse video of the construction process online.
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