Oak Park and River Forest High School's varsity football team defeated Proviso East, 36-20, Friday night in Oak Park. It was the first win of the season, and the first for new head coach John Hoerster.
Oak Park and River Forest High School's varsity football team traveled to Carol Stream to play Glenbard North for their first game of the season. It was head coach John Hoerster's first game at the helm as well. OPRF lost, 40-20.
Beautiful weather graced this year's Fourth of July parade in Oak Park as participants marched along Ridgeland Avenue, from Longfellow Park north to Whittier Elementary School. At dusk, the annual fireworks display at Oak Park River Forest High School went off without a hitch.