In order to increase participation in the winter sport that residents had been looking forward to about a year ago, the River Forest Park District board decided Monday that they will examine how surrounding communities run their platform tennis courts.
Randy Earl, 64, will return to work at the Shedd Aquarium this week without fearing the bruises he usually gets from walking around all day, thanks to first-of-its-kind technology, which is available in Oak Park.
The River Forest Zoning Board of Appeals will recommend next month that the village could accommodate more zoning variation requests by allowing further wall extensions for additions on homes that do not conform to the current code.
Two unknown women approached an Oak Park woman late in the day on Sept. 18 in a parking lot in the 200 block of Lake Street. They displayed a handgun, demanded the woman get inside her car and ordered her to drive them to her bank.