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Wednesday, April 4th, 2012 3:17 PM
By Marty Stempniak
After a couple of years of successful beer festivals, Downtown Oak Park is making its first foray into the vineyard.
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Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 4:18 PM
Got an old, rabbit-eared TV sitting in your garage that you're just itching to toss? Well a group of Oak Park and River Forest High School students will take it.
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Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 3:39 PM
The next library card that you grab in Oak Park could be your last.
Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 2:00 PM
The Oak Park Library's gerbil, which served as mascot for the children's section died "peacefully" on Sunday while curled up in her nest. She was 2 years old.
Friday, March 23rd, 2012 3:13 PM
"Downtown Don" — a well-liked and highly visible maintenance man whom some have called "the face of Downtown Oak Park" — is back at work a few short months after getting laid off.
Friday, March 16th, 2012 4:45 PM
Oak Park Village Hall's search for a new boss began on Monday. The village board gave the go-ahead earlier this week to send out a "request for qualifications," looking for search firms to help them find a new chief administrator.
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Friday, March 16th, 2012 12:39 PM
A debate has been brewing on OakPark.com over the past few weeks on whether Chicago police should be allowed to park illegally around Oak Park.
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Thursday, March 15th, 2012 12:44 PM
Backyard chicken keeping is becoming all the rage nowadays, and one Oak Park business wants to teach residents how to join the movement.
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Friday, March 9th, 2012 12:14 PM
A much-buzzed-about restaurant in Berwyn is donating a portion of its proceeds this month to help build an ambitious schoolyard project in Oak Park.
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Friday, March 9th, 2012 11:33 AM
Cook County is forming a council of local leaders to tackle environmental issues in the region, and Oak Park’s village president is one of the members.
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