For over a year, Oak Park has debated?#34;both on and off the campaign trail?#34;whether certain business districts get more attention than others, and, more importantly, how government can better assist businesses village-wide.
Two exhibits coming to Harrison Arts District Ridge Art, 21 Harrison St., will offer a Maasai jewelry and accessories exhibit April 15 through May 14, kicked off with a reception Friday, April 15, from 6 - 9 pm.
A Brookfield man was car jacked last Wednesday afternoon in a downtown Oak Park parking garage. The carjacker displayed a chrome hand gun as the man was getting out of his 2003 Dodge Caravan around 4:15 p.m. and demanded the man's car keys. When the man attempted to close his car door, the carjacker struck him under the left eye with the gun, and shoved his way inside.
Florence Kettlestrings Hall, 95, great-granddaughter of village founder Terry Danuser, 73, former head of streets and forestry for OP William Hannon, 95, food marketer, helped promote SPAM, instant potatoes Kay Callahan, 93, active member of Ascension for a half century