February 22nd, 2019 7:25 AM
The IHSA Class 3A girls basketball sectional title game between host Fenwick and Nazareth Academy turned out to be starkly different than last year's meeting at the very same stage of the playoffs.
February 21st, 2019 1:47 PM
Crime in the village of Oak Park remained relatively flat in 2018, compared to the year prior, with crimes like burglary, robbery, assault and murder collectively increasing 1 percent.
February 20th, 2019 3:40 PM
SPRINGFIELD – Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed a bill to raise Illinois' minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2025 in the Governor's Mansion on Feb. 19, declaring his first major legislative victory "a time to celebrate."
February 20th, 2019 2:54 PM
Police are investigating a robbery and subsequent attack that took place on the CTA Blue Line at the Oak Park Avenue stop at 1 a.m. on Feb. 19.
February 20th, 2019 12:00 PM
Agreement eliminates steps and lanes, extends school day
February 20th, 2019 12:00 AM
Busy or not, your dog's appearance shouldn't be an afterthought.
Sedgwick Development's brand-new building at the southwest corner of Lake Street and Lathrop Avenue has been specifically designed to provide the greatest possible amount of private outdoor space.
February 19th, 2019 4:29 PM
There is currently a fascinating process on display at Madison Street Theater. The Concordia Theater Collective has mounted a production of playwright Aline Lathrop's evolving new work, The Benefit Committee.
February 19th, 2019 3:29 PM
For the Parks Foundation of Oak Park, it was a call to action.
February 19th, 2019 3:27 PM
As a proposal to legalize the adult recreational use of marijuana moves forward in the Illinois General Assembly, state Senator Kimberly Lightford (4th) wants to make sure the black community doesn't get left out.
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