Oak Park Trustee Ray Johnson used his time at the end of the July 22 board meeting to address the alarming pattern of violence in the area, specifically following the news of the third teen from Oak Park who was shot and killed last week.
Rush Oak Park Hospital will continue to follow Catholic policies prohibiting abortions even after it completes the purchase of the hospital from a Wisconsin-based Catholic religious order, Crain's Chicago Business reported Monday.
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."
So what happened in Oak Park for the first time 20 years ago today? David King hung the very first bright blue DK For Lease sign in an empty storefront. And, you may have noticed, he has hung quite a few in the ensuing years. Ubiquitous is the word that comes to mind.