Oak Park Village Manager Tom Barwin spends most of his Monday nights at village board meetings, hearing residents protest about parking or trustees squabble over spending. But this past Monday he was 6,000 miles away in Abuja, Nigeria, hanging out with three professional football players.
It’s with no disrespect for the incredible range of Nuevo Latino creations in Mexico, or chef Beltran’s expertise in the kitchen, that I declare my most recent “best bite” at Maya del Sol to be the Ultimate Kobe Beef Cheeseburger.
A FREE evening of healthy exchanges - WELLAPALOOZA! is coming to Oak Park! I'm proud to be a part of the Beye School community and additionally tickled that they have come up with a amazing event for everyone in Oak Park to take advantage of!
What if we could scan the barcodes of products we purchase to reveal the amount of energy consumed and greenhouse gases generated from their production, transportation and use? In an Op-Ed from the New York Times, Amanda Little, author of "Power Trip: The Story of America's Love Affair With Energy," shares how nutritional labels for energy use could cut our power consumption.