Attention Oak Park and River Forest students currently enrolled in 6th, 7th, or 8th grade! IM.P.A.C.T has rolled out a spectacular art contest, providing middle schoolers a creative opportunity to express their views about the dangers of substance use and addiction by designing original artwork.
Meat is the main attraction on most American plates, and many of us feel almost as though we haven’t eaten if there isn’t a slice of animal protein in front of us. Munch, one of Oak Park’s newest restaurants, faces the challenge of satisfying the diner without resorting to serving a piece of meat.
There are many eco friendly paper napkin options available today, but most fall flat when it comes to looks. These reusable cotton & linen napkins are beautiful and they help cut down on the amount of paper in landfills.
Send us a photo of your small fry on their first day of school for a chance to win a gift certificate to Trends Consignment Shop in Oak Park and two free tickets to the Parenthesis Children's Consignment Sale.
I'm a big fan of exercise you don't have to pay for. Well, OK, you need to buy some walking shoes, but that's not much to ask. Grab a friend or two and get the added benefit of connection with your cardio. I’ll give you some helpful tips on how to start a walking group.