Oak Park resident John Ludwig, a third generation glass and mirror artist, exhibits his work at the family owned Ludwig Gallery on Chicago's Northwest Side. The pieces he does are a collaboration with father Jack Ludwig, not only of labor but also of aesthetic influence.
The biting comedic talents of Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson make Wedding Crashers a quick, hilarious and funny ride, but the story has a few dirty secrets at its core, including flat characters, plot holes and a painfully unoriginal romantic comedy ending.
In January, new knitter Cathy Busking found herself lonely for stitching partners and advice. She'd read about the national "stitch 'n' bitch" knitting groups forming all over the country, so she Googled "Oak Park Stitch 'n' Bitch," and found a newly-christened Yahoo group by the same name. Best of all, their first meeting was coming up in a few weeks.
Thomas and Lana Geselbracht of Oak Park are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Laura Mitsuno Geselbracht to Dennis James Allaire Jr., son of Dennis and Diane Allaire of Clifton Park, N.Y.
Lucy Vurusic Riner describes her job at Oak Park River Forest High School in straightforward terms. "Basically, my job consists of getting here at 6:30 in the morning and leaving at 7 at night," she says, with a short laugh and a direct gaze.
More than 300 visitors poked through Todd House, the 34th Annual Oak Park-River Forest Infant Welfare Society ASID Showcase House, during the two day Second Annual Sneak A Peek Empty House Tour July 23 and 24. The event was sponsored by Oak Park River Forest Infant Welfare Society Circle 41.