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Oak Park, Illinois is located in Cook County. Zip codes in Oak Park, IL include 60302, 60304, and 60303. The median home price in Oak Park is $310,000 which is roughly $240/per square foot. More Oak Park information.

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16 hrs ago | OakLeaves

LemonAid fundraiser dishing out cash to more charities this year

The annual LemonAid fundraiser, a River Forest staple stirring up money for local charities, is looking to sweeten the event this year.

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Yesterday | The Doings Weekly

Hinsdale friends gather for golf, football, and to do good work

A group of friends who see each other regularly at the Hinsdale Golf Club have come to know each better because of a faith-based social service organization on the West Side of Chicago.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Doings Weekly

Spotlight: What people in the arts are up to

Strumming along: It would be an understatement to call Michael Mahler multitalented.

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Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Did Armed GOP Thugs Try to Keep Libertarian Party off Illinois Ballot?

File this under incredibly creepy. The Chicago Sun-Times is reporting the private detectives hired by the Illinois Republican Party have been intimidating people gathering signatures to get the Libertarian Party on the state ballot for November.

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OakLeaves

Family Friendly: Finish summer with kids' plays and family movies

Bring your pup to the pictures! Dogs can play, then settle in to watch "All Dogs Go to Heaven" at Maple Park Dog Park in Oak Park on Sept.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

ElmLeaves

North Avenue Starbucks temporarily closing Sept. 7

The Starbucks on North Avenue near Harlem is set to close for a week in mid-September, a store employee says.

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OakLeaves

Bali murder suspect Heather Mack appoints new lawyer

A police officer escorts suspect Heather Mack, 19, center, during an investigation at a police office in Nusa Dua on Indonesian resort island of Bali on August 13, 2014.

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Patch.com

French Country Mansion of a Reputed Mob Boss Now on the Market

Want to bathe in a reputed mobster's bathtub? Sit on the throne in his marble bathroom? Sleep soundly as smiling angels looking down upon you from the ceiling? Indulge your Tony Soprano fantasy by building ice-cream sundaes at the kitchen breakfast bar? If you've got $2.15 million to spare, check out the 6,350-square-foot River Forest home of ... (more)

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Capitol Fax Blog

Missing the point

If even one person felt intimidated, that's unacceptable." "Bruce wants as many people engaged in the political process as possible," Rauner spokesman Mike Schrimpf said in an e-mail.

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OakLeaves

7-Eleven employee charged with stealing 60 scratch-off lottery tickets

Sheena Watts, 25, an employee at an Oak Park 7-Eleven, was arrested Tuesday after her boss told police she was stealing lottery tickets from the store.

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OakLeaves

Things to do around Oak Park on Labor Day weekend

Take advantage of the long weekend with our picks of the top eight things to do around Oak Park on Labor Day weekend.

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OakLeaves

The top nail salons in Oak Park, according to Yelp

Celena currently attends Northwestern University. She enjoys Harlan Coben, narwhals and longboarding.

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OakLeaves

Top 10 classes to take around Oak Park in September

Learn something new this month with our picks of the top 10 classes to take around Oak Park in September.

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OakLeaves

Mother of Oak Park man held in Bali murder raising money online for defense

The mother of an Oak Park man detained overseas after the gruesome death of a Chicago woman found stuffed in a suitcase in Bali is raising money online for his legal defense.

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Daily Herald

Hanover Park homeowners get discount on solar panels

Hanover Park has joined a program that offers a 25 percent discount off the cost to install rooftop solar panels.

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Daily Herald

Illinois health centers receive $1.7 million for projects

Seven health centers in the Chicago area are receiving a total of $1.7 million in funding for construction and renovation projects.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

OakLeaves

Oak Park crime briefs: Teens damage Ventra machine at Austin Blue Line

On August 17, two unknown teens damaged a Ventra card machine at a CTA train station on the 700 block of South Austin Avenue.

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OakLeaves

Spotlight: What people in the arts are up to

Strumming along: It would be an understatement to call Michael Mahler multitalented.

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OakLeaves

Oak Park police blotter: Woman charged with making purchases on closed card

The following incidents were listed among the official reports of the Oak Park and River Forest police departments.

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Patch.com

Bolingbrook Blotter: Theft, Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor

Rhett Morse, 23, of 628 N. Pinecrest Rd., was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct on the 600 block of Feather Sound Drive, police said.

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