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Oak Park Public Library's parking garage now lit by LED lights
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LED lights “go green” in Oak Park Public Library parking garage

LED light bulbs are now installed in forty lighting units in Oak Park Public Library’s parking garage at 834 Lake Street. The new LED lights … Read more ›

wireless printing now at Oak Park Public Library
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Wireless Printing turns Oak Park Public Library into Your Business Center

Printing and faxing just got easier. Now you can be anywhere with Internet access and send a document to one of Oak Park Public Library’s … Read more ›

Rev. Kevin O'Rourke
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Rev. Kevin O'Rourke, Leading Figure in Catholic Bioethics, Dies at 85

The Rev. Kevin O’Rourke, O.P., J.C.D., S.T.M, a seminal figure in Roman Catholic health care ethics in the United States, died March 28, 2012. He … Read more ›

Oak Park Public Library cards are available to all Oak Park residents
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No More Expiring Library Cards at Oak Park Public Library

As long as you live in Oak Park, you can use your library card to check out materials from Oak Park Public Library’s collection and … Read more ›

Oak Park OKs guidelines for street renovations

Road improvement projects in Oak Park will make way for bicyclists, public transit, pedestrians and people with disabilities under a plan adopted by village trustees … Read more › 1 comment

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Oak Park Public Library Wins 4-Star Honors in Library Journal Index

It’s official: Oak Park Public Library is a 4-star library. We knew it, but now Library Journal has confirmed it in their national rating of … Read more ›

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Expanded Hours at Oak Park Branch Libraries in 2012

Oak Park Public Library is pleased to announce expanded hours at its Dole Branch Library (255 Augusta Street) and Maze Branch Library (845 Gunderson Avenue). … Read more ›

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Oak Park Public Library Launches New Website December 15

Your online library experience is about to get better! Oak Park Public Library's new website will launch on December 15 with a new look, improved … Read more ›

Oak Park Village President David Pope addresses those who gathered at the Pleasant District Grand Opening on Thursday evening. (Photo courtesy of the Village of Oak Park)
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Pleasant District’s Grand Opening Ushers in New, Revitalized Era

Along the sidewalks, signs warning “watch your step” have given way to “Grand Opening.” On the street, potholes are out, picturesque is in. And all … Read more ›

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Governor Quinn honors Berwyn's National Night Out event with Governor's Home Town Award

Governor Pat Quinn recognized 28 outstanding volunteer groups from throughout Illinois with Governor’s Home Town Awards (GHTA). The GHTA recognizes volunteers for their work to … Read more ›