January 8th, 2019 4:24 PM
Shadows and Light. It's more than the theme of Season 12 at 16th Street Theater. It represents the company itself, founded by Ann Filmer, whose vision shines through today.
January 8th, 2019 2:48 PM
The six-hour documentary series, Surviving R. Kelly, which aired on Lifetime over three days last week, Thursday through Saturday, has caused a nationwide stir.
January 8th, 2019 2:40 PM
The 10-part documentary series America to Me, which aired last fall on Starz, plumbed the complex depths of Oak Park and River Forest High School's long, layered struggle with race.
January 8th, 2019 2:35 PM
It's the stuff of most homeowners' nightmares: a big storm and a big tree collide, with the storm coming out the winner and the house coming out the loser.
January 3rd, 2019 11:24 AM
The Hemingway Readers Theatre presented "The Spirit of Boxing Day" at the Birth Home celebration of this English custom.
January 3rd, 2019 10:59 AM
Foreign countries are supposed to be just that, foreign. I never expected that foreignness would become such a huge part of my life. Our business contract in Cairo, Egypt, was meant to be a trip that would make us a lot of money and give us pictures of the Pyramids to hang on our wall. We never bargained for an Egyptian son-in-law.
January 3rd, 2019 10:23 AM
iver Forest Park District's platform tennis program has come a long way since a group of volunteers had to go out and get enough signatures to prove that there was demand.
January 1st, 2019 12:00 PM
Back in 1989, when the Wednesday Journal real estate section was known as "Homefront," the paper already was in the practice of keeping residents informed about local real estate issues.
December 26th, 2018 9:45 AM
Ellyana Nowinski, 10, of Oak Park, pulls her sister Kyleena, 7, on a sled through Scoville Park during a school snow day.
December 25th, 2018 3:04 PM
For nearly a quarter-century he has worked to curb youth involvement in drugs, gangs and violence, but John Williams has announced he's leaving his position as director of youth services at Oak Park Township.
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