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It will be a real family Musical Celebration with Jeanie B!, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 31 in the River Forest Public Library front garden, 735 Lathrop Ave. The award-winning singer, musician and songwriter will be backed by sons Joey, 15, on bass and Bill, 13, on drums.
Medical coverage and public pensions were on the minds of residents attending a Town Hall meeting July 23 with Franklin Park legislators.
Oak Park residents in the market for solar panels can save some money through a bulk purchasing program being offered by the village.
Don't let the rain ruin a great weekend, join a beer brewing club or head to a comedy show with our picks of the top ten things to do around Oak Park this weekend.
Anne Houghtaling, executive director of the HOPE Fair Housing Center, meets with members of Oak Park's Fair Housing Task Force.
Pals Martha Wade, a self-taught painter, and Reisha Williams, a photographer, had dreams of opening their own art gallery.
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)
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Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 03:39 am
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