Oak Park Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. One-Inch Swastika Discovered At Suburban Chicago High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Forward

    Swastika graffiti was discovered and quickly removed from the lobby of Oak Park and River Forest High School in suburban Chicago, according to a statement released by the school on Monday. A small sketch of a swastika was discovered on a window ledge in the lobby of a suburban Chicago high school and later removed, according to a Monday letter sent by the school's superintendent.

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  2. When 'The Wonder Years' Meets 'Sportscenter': A Conversation...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | /film

    ... just been kind of bizarrely fascinated by high school. In particular my own high school: Fenwick High School in Oak Park, Illinois, which is this old sort of traditional catholic high school and I went there at a very interesting time. Kevin ...

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  3. Swastika graffiti removed from OPRF High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Oak Park and River Forest High School officials said swastika graffiti was recently discovered inside the school's lobby. Oak Park and River Forest High School officials are condemning the actions of someone who recently drew a swastika inside the school building.

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  4. In One Community Hospital, Shooting Victims Walk Right InRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    At West Suburban Medical Center in Oak Park, shooting victims come through the emergency room doors, on average, every few days. The mid-sized community hospital is across the street from Chicago's Austin neighborhood, where more than 500 people were shot last year and at least 130 people have been shot so far this year.

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  5. Astrological ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Busy Phillips was born in Oak Park, Ill., on this date in 1979. This birthday gal portrays Gale Liptrapp on "Vice Principals" and she starred as Laurie Keller on "Cougar Town."

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  6. President Lincoln makes unscheduled stop at Lincoln Heritage Museum - AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... the museum that is dedicated to the great man. Pictures by Mark Gordon While there, Lincoln (aka Kevin J. Wood of Oak Park) enjoyed spending time with Lincoln College President Dr. David Gerlach. He even permitted Gerlach to take a "selfie" of ...

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  7. Driver robbed at gunpoint in Oak ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Oak Park police are investigating the June 20 armed robbery of a woman who was parked in the 500 block of North Cuyler Avenue. Oak Park police are investigating the June 20 armed robbery of a woman who was parked in the 500 block of North Cuyler Avenue.

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  8. Fisher, William M.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Northwest Herald

    William M. Fisher Born: February 27, 1923; in Oak Park, IL Died: June 19, 2017; in Huntley, IL William M. Fisher, 94, of Huntley passed away early Monday, June 19, 2017 in Huntley. He was born Feb. 27, 1923 in Oak Park, IL the son of Franklin E. Sr. and Gertrude F. Fisher.

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  9. Downtown Oak Park's newest apartments are leasing now for August 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | YoChicago

    The Emerson , Oak Park's newest full-amenity apartment community, has begun pre-leasing for August 1 and later occupancy. The Emerson offers a range of studio to 2-bedroom, 2-bath apartments in a mid-rise building and a 20-story tower that boasts views of the Chicago skyline.

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  10. Oak Park board decides not to consider opting out of minimum wage increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Oak Park residents and area advocacy groups successfully convinced village trustees to take off their Monday night agenda the discussion of an ordinance that would opt the village out of participating in a county-wide minimum wage increase. Several trustees, however, expressed regret over the issue, stating that the village's small business community's concerns had not been heard.

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  11. About half of suburban Cook towns opt out of county minimum wageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | The Legal Record

    ... and workers advocates against business owners and town against neighboring town. Some towns, such as Evanston, Oak Park and Des Plaines chose publically to opt out. About 58 municipalities voted to opt out of the minimum wage and sick-time ...

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  12. Classic cars will drive expanded Garfield Ridge showcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Southwest News-Herald

    ... treats. In addition to expanded hours, the 2017 show will expand to the east and west on Archer, from Nagle to Oak Park. Owners of classic vehicles interested in putting their best wheels forward need only show up before the Cruise Night starts and ...

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  13. Rocky, The Karate Kid director AvildsenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | NWAonline

    ... known for his TV roles, an Oscar nomination as best supporting actor. John Guilbert Avildsen was born in 1935 in Oak Park, Ill., the son of a tool manufacturer. He attended New York University, then worked as an advertising copywriter. He spent two ...

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  14. Frank Lloyd Wright, born 150 years ago, still fascinatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Ohio.com

    ... (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) This Sept. 27, 2005 file photo shows the interior of Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple in Oak Park, Ill. June 8i 1 2marked the 150th anniversary of Wright's birth. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast) This Nov. 9, 2009 photo ...

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  15. John G. Avildsen, Director of 'Rocky,' 'The Karate Kid,' Dies at Age 81Read the original story

    Jun 17, 2017 | BleacherReport

    ... to pancreatic cancer. Sylvester Stallone, who earned his breakthrough playing the role of Rocky Balboa, praised the Oak Park, Illinois, native in a statement released Friday night, according to the AP. "I owe just about everything to John Avildsen. ...

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  16. Avildsen, - Rocky' and - Karate Kid' director, dies at 81Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | SFGate

    ... short "Traveling Hopefully." He later retuned to the "Rocky" franchise for the fifth installment in 1990. Born in Oak Park, Illinois, Avildsen graduated from the prestigious Hotchkiss School and NYU. He started out in the film industry as an ...

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  17. John Avildsen, - Rocky' and - Karate Kid' director, dies...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | SFGate

    ... won Oscars for best picture and film editing and was nominated in multiple other categories. Avildsen was born in Oak Park, Illinois. He graduated from the prestigious Hotchkiss School and NYU. He started out in the film business as an assistant ...

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  18. OPRF principal, assistant wrestling coach reprimanded after investigation into off-campus incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Oak Park and River Forest High School Superintendent Joylynn Pruitt-Adams reprimanded at least two school officials following an investigation into an alleged sexual misconduct that took place between students in August 2016. Oak Park and River Forest High School Superintendent Joylynn Pruitt-Adams reprimanded at least two school officials following an investigation into an alleged sexual misconduct that took place between students in August 2016.

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  19. Architect Frank Lloyd Wright and photographer Pedro E. Guerrero, Pleasantville, New York, 1949.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | New Canaan News-Review

    This Sept. 27, 2005 file photo shows the interior of Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple in Oak Park, Ill.

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  20. Bump J Taps Yo Gotti And Pusha T To "F*ck Up The Summa"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Vibe

    ... 2009 the rapper was sentenced to a minimum of seven years in prison after being convicted of a 2007 bank robbery in Oak Park, Ill. The Chicago native had just signed to Atlantic Records at the time and was on the verge of working on his major label ...

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