As Oak Park and River Forest shake off their winter wardrobe of snowy streets and chilly days, and frosted-over lawns give way to spring-like weather, budding trees and green lawns, planting and lawn care become a top priority for homeowners.
An Oak Park man was robbed at gunpoint and had his 1994 Ford Taurus stolen by three men just after 10 a.m. on May 19. As the man was parking his car in a garage in the 800 block of South Elmwood, he noticed three young men walking by the mouth of his alley. As the man walked out of his garage via his overhead door, he was allegedly confronted by one of the men brandishing a handgun.
Just like a liberal?#34;the opposition is ready to club you over the head, politically if not physically, and the best you can muster is a squeaky "Why can't we all just get along?" I don't see any common ground on abortion, only opportunism. Here's why, though, I hope I'm wrong:
We are writing this letter to thank the many Oak Park businesses for the donation of raffle prizes, which were given away during the Snowflake event held on Friday, April 22, at Julian Middle School. Over 100 students enjoyed the event consisting of performances by the schools' CAST and BRAVO programs, small group discussions of the performances and raffle prizes.
Since Alex Kolovitz's 20th birthday is coming up, I was thinking about all the progress he has made in his lifetime. Alex is a medically fragile young man who has required many physical, medical and educational supports in his lifetime. At present he is completing his first year at the CITE Program of Oak Park and River Forest High School.