The OPRF football program was awarded an evening of cooling off Thursday night in the form of a pool party as new head coach John Hoerster rented out the Forest Park Aquatic Center for his summer campers, coaches and their families.
This week's Style Inspiration is a little bit proper, a little bit punk, and a whole lot of fun. Find out why she describes her courageous sense of style as "cotton candy," reminding us that the most fashionable quality is someone who takes possession of their unique personal style.
The Oak Park village board OK'd changes to local liquor laws last week, making it easier to grab a cocktail around town. Gone is the requirement that patrons must buy a food item in order to have a drink in the restaurant portion of establishments.
Among the first phone calls I had planned to make when I got in was to Jassen Strokosch for an Irving School story I was contemplating. I emailed him last Friday afternoon to see if he had time to talk Monday morning. He replied that he did.
The River Forest Park District is slated to revisit a village ordinance regarding athletic field lights in Keystone Park, and River Forest residents are invited to a Monday night public meeting to share their opinions about the proposed amendments.