Oak Park Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Diversity and humanity at Roar Reading SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | The Daily Campus

    Gint Aras reads one of the chapter of his latest book, the Fugu Gint Aras. Living in Oak Park, Illinois with his family.

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  2. Oak Park board unanimously passes ordinance to become sanctuary cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    OAK PARK, Ill. -- A large crowd packed a village board meeting in Oak Park Monday night as the board considered a so-called "Welcoming Ordinance."

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  3. 'The Founder': The Original HamburglarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | IBerkshires

    ... if it's true that success is usually spawned from what we learn in failure, then Kroc, who originally hailed from Oak Park, Ill., had plenty of education in that area. Informally studying diners, drive-ins and dives long before Guy Fieri took to ...

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  4. The Land Lincoln - " and immigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    ... has some of the nation's most immigrant-friendly laws. Advocates are pushing sanctuary ordinances in suburbs like Oak Park. The state's largest immigrant advocacy group, the Illinois Coalition of Immigrant and Refugee Rights, is pushing city ...

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  5. Police investigating I-290 shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Illinois State Police are investigating a shooting on Interstate 290 near Forest Park and Oak Park after a person sought treatment for a gunshot wound at Mount Sinai Hospital. About 3:15 a.m. Sunday, a person was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital to be treated for a gunshot wound to the calf, troopers said.

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  6. Phil Vettel reviews The HeritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    You might not think of Forest Park's stretch of Madison Street as a restaurant row, but there are so many dining options here - pub food, family Italian, Cajun, Francesca's Fiore - that even midweek you might have to hunt a little for a parking spot. But Oak Park couple Mischa and Jacob DeHart thought the neighborhood needed more, so they found a property to develop and recruited two chefs - Sieger Bayer and Michael Spiewak - to run the place.

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  7. Wheaton North's Nelson cleans up at regionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | Daily Herald

    After spending last summer improving with an Oak Park-based off-season training program, the opponent was Oak Park-River Forest junior Jack Fisher. "He's actually my practice partner during the summer so we know each other really well," Nelson said.

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  8. Hundreds gather in Oak Park to show support for 'welcoming ordinance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Eve Rothbaum, 11, holds a sign during a "Rally for Sanctuary" on Feb. 4 in Oak Park. A proposed "welcoming ordinance," up for approval by the Oak Park Village Board on Monday night, would be "exactly what we were looking for," Mony Ruiz-Velasco said as a group of hundreds gathered in Scoville Park on Saturday afternoon.

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  9. Hundreds rally in Oak Park to support sanctuary city ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    OAK PARK, Ill. -- There's a new front in the battle over President Donald Trump's threat to pull funding from so-called "sanctuary cities."

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  10. Thomas Charles VrtisRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | Potomac Local

    Thomas Charles Vrtis of Woodbridge, Virginia passed away at home on January 28, 2017. He was 87. Tom was born on December 24, 1929, in Oak Park, Illinois, the son of Charles and Anna Vrtis.

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  11. Sarasota City Manager considered for job in Reno, NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | WWSB

    ... for interviews. Barwin has been the City Manager of Sarasota since 2012. Before that he was the city manager for Oak Park, Illinois, and for Ferndale, Michigan. "Sarasota has the reputation of being a dynamic and well managed city. Mar and I do love ...

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  12. Robinson's No. 1 Ribs in Lincoln Park and 3 Other Closures To KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Eater

    ... which grew out of winning Ribfest, the event Royko organized in 1982. Robinson's just opened a new location in Oak Park, so it's not goodbye altogether. There's also a Robinson's food truck. However, barbecue in Chicago has changed through the ...

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  13. Wyoming signs 24 football recruitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | The Gillette News-Record

    ... Bohl landed two sets of high school teammates. DB Keyon Blankenbaker and WR Jared Scott played together at Oak Park-River Forest High School in Oak Park, Illinois, and LB Ryan Gatoloai-Faupula and DL Victor Jones were classmates at Inderkum High ...

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  14. Popcorn: "The Founder"Read the original story

    Feb 2, 2017 | Williston Observer

    ... it's true that success is usually spawned from what we learn in failure, then Mr. Kroc, who originally hailed from Oak Park, Illinois, had plenty of education in that area. Informally studying diners, drive-ins and dives long before Mr. Fieri took ...

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  15. UW scores highest-rated recruiting class in Bohl-eraRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | KGWN

    ... teammates are part of the 2017 Wyoming recruiting class. Keyon Blankenbaker and Jared Scott played together at Oak Park-River Forest High School in Oak Park, Ill. Ryan Gatoloai-Faupula and Victor Jones were teammates at Inderkum High School in ...

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  16. Stanford men pin down another Pac-12 wrestling victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2017 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... Townsell tied it up a 6-6 with a takedown to force overtime, where he scored a double-leg takedown for the win. The Oak Park, Illinois native improves to 14-7 overall and 6-1 in duals. Redshirt junior Connor Schram added to Stanford's lead with a ...

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  17. Kentucky Bourbon Trail Buzzing with More Than 1M VisitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Voice of America

    ... 1 million tours means to Kentucky in jobs, tax revenue and positive publicity,'' he said. Scott Schwar, left, of Oak Park, Illinois, orders the first cocktail from Stacy Clark at the new Jim Beam Bourbon Bar located on the grounds of the Jim Beam ...

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  18. Illinois Hockey Hall of Fame ready to welcome newest classRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... all of which I am grateful for," said Mullally, a Naperville resident. Mullally's organized hockey career started Oak Park, included time on the Chicago Minor Hawks, NCAA hockey at Ohio University and club hockey at Illinois State University. He ...

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  19. IDOT to work on financial plan for overhaul of Eisenhower ExpresswayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... various bridges currently above the Eisenhower, including the bridges at Harlem Avenue and Austin Boulevard in Oak Park, which would move the entrance and exit ramps to the right side of the expressway. According to IDOT, the project would need an ...

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  20. Lucky Day Lotto ticket worth $150,000 sold in Oak ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    A gas station in Oak Park has sold a $150,000 winning Lucky Day Lotto ticket in the Jan. 25 evening drawing, according to a news release from the Illinois Lottery. The ticket was purchased at the BP at 300 W. Lake St., Oak Park, the release stated.

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