David Pierini/Staff Photographer

Remember when we used to get winter in December? Santa takes a breather next to Carlton Shanks during the Oak Park Winterfest, Saturday, Dec. 1. Of course, sitting down only invited children to approach his lap and tell him what they want for Christmas.

Join the discussion on social media!

David Pierini

In June of 2014, David was honored with the 1st Place Award for Best Photo Series, as well as the 1st Place Award for Sports Photo, by the Illinois Press Association. Check out his award-winning caliber...