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The Taxing Bodies Efficiencies Task Force, established earlier this by the Village of Oak Park, released its report to the village board in early October... [Read More]
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A tradition of Glenbard West football is for its players to run up the hill on campus and ring the victory bell after each win.... [Read More]
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Oak Park and one of its wealthiest residents, Stephen Schuler, made national headlines on Oct. 11 with the announcement that medical cannabis company MedMen has... [Read More]
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This "Tate's Take" column was supposed to be about the upcoming high school football merger between the Chicago Catholic League and the East Suburban Catholic... [Read More]
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2018 Illinois Suicide Prevention Summit... [Read More]
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This feels familiar. The weather is cooling and leaves are falling as Oak Park and River Forest and Glenbard West prepare for another huge high... [Read More]
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The Oak Park-River Forest Chamber of Commerce has named Liz Holt its new executive director, following the departure of Cathy Yen in September. [Read More]
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Much baking relies upon getting the chemistry just right for the baked good; with Yorkshire Pudding, there's no such exactitude. Use fewer eggs, substitute water... [Read More]
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Virginia "Ginie" Cassin recently moved up to Minnesota to be closer to family after a lifetime in Oak Park. [Read More]
This year, around a baker's dozen Oak Park and River Forest High School students qualified as semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program. [Read More]
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Thinking of running for elective office in Oak Park or the western suburbs in the election set for April 2, 2019? [Read More]
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Our latest in a series of columns on the growth cycle of dogs, from puppy to senior, witha continued look at the adolescent years. [Read More]
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The RF development has been specifically designed to provide the greatest possible amount of private outdoor space. [Read More]
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Look! Up in the sky! It's a bird! It's a plane! It's … a drone! Over the last decade, as drone technology has advanced and... [Read More]
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OPRF senior Haley Gladden carded an 87 as the medalist at the Payton Regional of the Class 2A state playoffs. Gladden, a two-time all-conference player,... [Read More]
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Berwyn's 16th Street Theater has built a solid reputation on showcasing cutting-edge, socially-conscious material in solidly directed and performed productions. [Read More]
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I've often mentioned how lucky we are in this community that, in addition to our wonderful local professional theater venues, we also have several universities... [Read More]
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Oak Parkers will have three new places to wet their whistle in the village, following the Oak Park Board of Trustees' approval of three new... [Read More]
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Former CEO of Alberto Culver, River Forest resident and current philanthropist Carol Lavin Bernick believes she's had more tough things happen to her than most... [Read More]
The Mattress Firm store in Forest Park was spared from closure for now, after the chain announced Oct. 5 it was filing for bankruptcy and... [Read More]
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