Greenline Wheels, 105 Marion St., got a visit Tuesday from a celebrity who used to call Oak Park home. Johnny Galecki, best known for his role as David in the sitcom "Roseanne," Rusty Griswold in National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation," and most recently as Leonard in "The Big Bang Theory."
You learn a lot being the local government reporter in a town like Oak Park. Sometimes it's dry; sometimes it's entertaining. Monday's village board meeting was both. Here's a roundup of my observations.
The Village of Oak Park received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officer Association (GFOA) for fiscal year 2013, which began Jan. 1, according to a village news release.