1. Chosyn Grady, of Oak Park, goes down the slide, on April 6, at Longfellow Park. | Photo by ALEX ROGALS/Staff Photographer
The Lakeside Pride marching band performs on July 4, during the annual Fourth of July parade. | Photo by ALEX ROGALS/Staff Photographer
Emmett Richardson, left, and Nico Lopez-Pries, both 8 and from Oak Park, play in an inflatable slip-n-slide on June 29, during a block party on Wesley Avenue.
Students hold up photos in memory of black teens killed by police on Feb. 26, during the Speak Up Stand Out student walkout in Oak Park.
Fenwick’s Audrey Hinrichs (31) shoots the ball on Jan. 4, during a varsity basketball game against Montini in Montini’s Main Gym in Lombard.
Joshua Wood, of Oak Park, inside of the igloo on Feb. 1, in the backyard of his home on Superior Street in Oak Park.
Kids enjoy fresh cups of lemonade on Sept. 11, 2019, during the annual LemonAid fundraiser on 700 Block of Bonnie Brae in River Forest.
A look back at the year in photos.