The holiday shopping season has officially begun, the person on your shopping list is crazy about cooking, and you'd like to get that person a practical gift that they might actually use. Allow me, devoted reader, to lift the burden of your decision-making.
When Oak Park resident Ana Garcia-Doyle was expecting her third child a few years ago, the digital marketing consultant and her husband, Jim, wanted a house with more room. But when they tried to sell their home, they found no buyer.
Daniel Grove from the Lakota Group and I met on a brisk fall evening at Lake and Harlem in Oak Park. Grove was the landscape architect who was a part of the team that designed Marion Street. This walk down Lake was announced as a public event to expand the conversation regarding the potential renovation of our main street.