Oak Park Police have stepped up traffic enforcement through the weekend following Thanksgiving, with efforts focused on reducing accidents by arresting drunk drivers and ticketing anyone in a vehicle who is not wearing a seat belt.
A team of four Percy Julian seventh grade middle school students from the Oak Park Education Foundation's VEX Robotics program will be presenting to the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) at the FABTECH Expo at McCormick Place on November 19.
Last week, Von Tesse "taught" an online video seminar focused on the making her signature drink. Cointreau sent me all the ingredients so I'd be able to make the drink at home while watching Von Tesse do the same on my computer screen. Watching the lovely Ms. Von Tesse making drinks is not hard work.
The new Ventra card system has received a lot of criticism in the past few weeks. Some have had trouble adding money to the pay-as-you-go transit debit card and for some the card simply does not work causing CTA boarding delays and very frustrated commuters.
Renown CNN and ESPN columnist LZ Granderson will present "Boxes are for Shoes: Understanding our Multiple Identities" at 7 p.m. Thursday, November 21, in the Lund Auditorium of Dominican University, 7600 W. Division, River Forest.