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.
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.
Seventeen new checkout stations now empower Oak Park Public Library patrons with more choices, and enable staff members to deliver better customer service, bringing all library visitors multiple benefits.
Tomorrow evening River Forest Republican Committeeman Thomas C. Cronin welcomes Bruce Rauner, who is running for the Republican nomination for Governor, to Cronin's annual Republican Rally for west Cook County. The rally begins at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Good Earth Greenhouse, 7900 West Madison in River Forest.