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Pals Martha Wade, a self-taught painter, and Reisha Williams, a photographer, had dreams of opening their own art gallery.
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The company was established in 1993 by Douglas and Janet McAllister and has two full service automotive service facilities, one in Barrington and another in Crystal Lake.
New bonds could help Oak Park stay on top of its alley and street reconstruction schedule, officials from the Public Works Department recently told the village's Finance Committee.
Oak Park has made another list. This time, it made a less traditional list than Chicago's oldest suburb is typically used to seeing - "The 10 Snobbiest Small Cities in America," as created by Real Estate blog Motovo .
Illinois is in love with government - lots and lots of government. The more, the merrier.
The Sugar Beat Food Store Cooperative - the 5,300-square-foot-store planned for the first floor of The Grove Apartments on Madison Street near Oak Park Avenue - is asking for some financial help from the Village of Oak Park through it's Madison Street Tax Increment District.
Ernest Miller Hemingway was an American author and journalist. His economical and understated style had a strong influence on 20th-century fiction , while his life of adventure and his public image influenced later generations.
Archie Comics, the acclaimed and bestselling comic book publisher that is home to some of the best-known pop culture creations in the world, including "Archie", "Jughead", "Betty & Veronica", "Josie & The Pussycats", "Sabrina the Teenage Witch" and the hit "Afterlife with Archie" series, announced the unthinkable: Legendary comic book character ... (more)
Harmon responds to President Obama's call for increased infrastructure investment SPRINGFIELD - State Senator Don Harmon issued the following statement in response to President Obama's $302 billion proposal to repair and expand the nation's roads and rails: "I agree with President Obama that we need to reinvest in America's infrastructure.
NEWS RELEASE RIVER FOREST POLICE DEPARTMENT Disorderly Conduct Arrest---Case #13-7605 For Immediate Release October 11, 2013 The River Forest Police Department has announced the arrest of a 31-year old Oak Park man for his sole involvement in a Disorderly Conduct incident, which occurred at approximately 8:10 am on October 8, 2013 on the 7300 block ... (more)
Downtown Oak Park welcomes new home dA©cor boutique to Marion Street Oak Park, IL - Whether at her boutique, working out at Fitness Formula Clubs, sipping a soy latte at Sugar Fixe Patisserie, getting her hair cut at James Anthony Salon, shopping at Sugarcup Trading, or grabbing a yogurt from Red Mango CafA© - Update Owner Barbara Bernick ... (more)
Science journalist and best-selling author of "Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything", Joshua Foer will engage live with Oak Park at a special One Book, One Oak Park closing celebration Thursday, July 31, from 6 to 8 pm at the Main Library, 834 Lake St., Oak Park.
If you've never been to Gay Paree but have always wanted to go, you can catch a glimpse of what life is like in the City of Lights this weekend as part of Ernest Hemingway's birthday celebration.
The Oak Park Police Department has put the feelers out for a second deputy chief, a position that has been re-budgeted into the village's hiring plan in recent years.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 02:55 pm
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