Linda Cibula, longtime Oak Park resident and owner of Stencib Studio at 7015 W. North Ave. in Oak Park, is awaiting a patent on her product that she hopes will make stenciling easier for both artists and non-artists alike.
An old-style western short film may not be what many people imagine as a vehicle for talking about politics. But for John Roberts of Oak Park, this idea has become his way of contributing to the November election.
Local beekeepers Frank Saballus and Mark Henning helped to move hives from the Chicago Honey Co-Op last year after it was forced to relocate. Some of the hives were moved to this space, near Railroad and Menard avenues in Chicago's Austin neighborhood.
Dr. Frederick Tiesenga, Director of Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery at West Suburban Medical Center in Oak Park, talks about the hospital's new da Vinci Si robotic surgical technology. The machine is the first of its kind to come to the Oak Park area.
Tim Hunnewell of Oak Park got his beard dyed pink Saturday as part of his commitment to raise money for breast cancer research through Bright Pink, a Chicago charity. Hunnewell sported the beard while running the Chicago Marathon Sunday.