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Golfers take a break from our appearance with the WGN Morning News Crew at the first Tee-It-Up event last summer.
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Opportunity Knocks prepares to launch Daylong Event

The fundraising forces behind the local non-profit Opportunity Knocks are nearing the brink of their first of their two big summer events. On Saturday, June … Read more ›

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E-Friendly Way to Rid Your Home of E-Waste

Delta Institute, Cook County, and Forest Preserve District Partner To Collect E-Waste RecyclablesPilot Collection Events Will Test Locations as Possible Permanent Sites CHICAGO (May 31, … Read more ›

Skilling: As much rain this week as in past month

There will be no shortage of rain in the days to come. As much rain may fall over the coming five days — more than … Read more ›

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Shopping Night to benefit Animal Care League

Join us at American Artworks Gallery [7314 W. Madison Forest Park] on Thursday, May 10th between 6-9 pm and they will donate a percentage of … Read more ›

Rare bird spotted in North Lawndale — 7,000 miles north of home

On a quiet, cool Saturday afternoon in Douglas Park, about a dozen bird watchers stood under a large, bushy tree, peering through binoculars to search … Read more ›

Money Smart Week 2012 flyer
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Money Smart Week events at Oak Park Public Library April 25 & 26

Are you 55 or older and not quite sure what Social Security will offer you? Plan to attend “Social Security: More Than Meets the Eye” … Read more ›

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Very Marry Vintage Event- This Weekend!

Calling all vintage lovers! Favorite Records & Gina Louisa Designs have paired up to bring you a fun filled day of vintage options for your … Read more ›

Brooks Middle School principal will leave at end of year

Tom Sindelar, principal at Brooks Middle School in Oak Park, will leave after the end of the school year, according to a press release from … Read more ›

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Spoken word poet and comedian, Joe Hernandez-Kolski will perform at Concordia-Chicago March 20

Joe Hernandez-Kolski will perform some of his award-winning poetry at Concordia University Chicago March 20. The events are free and open to the public. Hernandez-Kolski … Read more ›

Report: Oak Park nursing home failed to supervise men in fatal fight

An Oak Park nursing home was cited for failing to adequately supervise two patients with a history of violent and aggressive outbursts prior to a … Read more ›