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  1. Press Releases: Nomination of 10 Frank Lloyd Wright Buildings to UNESCO World Heritage ListRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | State Department

    ... World Heritage nomination by the United States in the field of modern architecture, and includes Unity Temple in Oak Park, Illinois; Frederick C. Robie House in Chicago, Illinois; Taliesin in Spring Green, Wisconsin; Hollyhock House in Los Angeles, ...


  2. Oak Park Residents Develop Energy Bars for FundraisingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Longtime Oak Park resident Paul Beckwith, his daughter Angie Maguire, and an intrepid team of fellow Oak Parkers and food professionals recently started a business called Go! Go! Go! Fundraising selling energy bars. "We've developed a company to help organizations get to the next level by fundraising with energy bars, which have 'kid appeal,' but are not junk food" Maguire says.


  3. Former 'Frasier' star John Mahoney plays Nazi sympathizer in 'Foyle's War'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    ... the British TV network's streaming service in North America. The 74-year-old actor spoke by phone recently from his Oak Park, Ill., residence about his guest appearance on the popular British series, working again with its star Michael Kitchen, ...


  4. Oak Park Police Reports: Bike Theft, Car Theft, Catalytic Converter TheftRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago |

    A burglar stole a black Trek men's bike between Jan. 26 and 27 from a garage in the 200 block of North Harvey, according to Oak Park police. The burglar got into the garage through a closed but unlocked service door.


  5. Medical Marijuana Dispensary Application Open in Highland ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... "only five points away from the third highest score." Zerman's company also has applications open in Evanston and Oak Park. His Evanston application finished second among 15 competitors for a single District 34 license for all of Niles Township, ...


  6. Prosecutors Defend Charges Against Couple on Trial for Oak Park Woman's MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    A judge panel in Indonesia will decide Monday if the trials of Heather Mack and her boyfriend Tommy Schaefer will continue, after prosecutors defended their charges against the couple in court on Wednesday, according to the Associated Press . Mack, 19 and now seven months pregnant, and Schaefer are accused of killing Mack's mother, Sheila von Wiese-Mack of Oak Park, and leaving the body in a suitcase in a taxi's trunk while on vacation in August at a Bali resort.


  7. Why Do Some Schools Feel Like Prisons?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Education Week

    ... supervising my first-year teachers, I drive less than five miles to pick up my own children from their schools in Oak Park, Ill.-a middle-class suburb known for its diversity. In the hallways of my daughter's elementary school, there is the ...


  8. Kenneth Garry Jr.Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Herald-Citizen

    ... 23, 2015, at 5:45 a.m. at his residence in Effingham following a long battle with cancer. Born Aug. 9, 1942, in Oak Park, Ill., he was the son of the late Kenneth J. and Lucille (Tuscher) Garry Sr. Mr. Garry, a veteran of the Army, had a long and ...


  9. Oak Park Police Reports: Spare Tire Thefts, DUI, Attempted RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 |

    A thief stole a spare tire between Jan. 22 and 23 from a Toyota RAV4 in the 1000 block of Washington, according to Oak Park police. The estimated loss is $500.


  10. Missing Child: Cornelius Valentine, 13, of Oak ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 |

    Cornelius Valentine, age 13 of Oak Park, was reported missing Jan. 26 at 8:55 a.m. from Camelot of Oak Park, in the 6500 block of North Avenue, according to Oak Park police . Cornelius is described as a black male, 5 feet 4 inches tall, 100 pounds with black hair and brown eyes, police reported.


  11. ARIS at home Outgrows Oak Park Office, Doubles Space in Move Next DoorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 |

    Founded four years ago, an in-home care company located in the Oak Park Arts District has enjoyed steady growth while focusing on its four pillars: accountability, respect, integrity and service. The agency places such a premium on those qualities that the company's name is an acrostic of those traits: ARIS at home.


  12. PRESENTSWest Side StoryFROM January 15 Through March 22, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Suburban Journals

    ... The orchestra under Ben Johnson did the memory of Leonard Bernstein proud. A well known performer to many in Oak Park is Larry Baldacci who for years was in the readers ensemble that met at the Oak Park Public Library and performed plays from ...


  13. Julian Middle school in Oak Park, the Jukebox choir has been chosen...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Suburban Journals

    ... group of children with talent and ambition led by a man with a zest for singing and teaching ." District 97 and Oak Park have long been strong supporters of not only education, but also the arts and sciences. The community of Oak Park and it's tax ...


  14. Man Attempts Bank Robbery in Oak ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 |

    The attempted bank robbery took place around 11:38 a.m. at the US Bank at 835 West Lake Street, according to information on the FBI-run website BanditTrackerChicago . It was described as a "non-takeover" robbery, which means there was no overt force used to gain control over bank employees or customers.


  15. Obituary: Kathleen Marie Hodge 1930 - 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Verde Independent

    Kathleen Marie Hodge, 84, of Cottonwood, AZ passed away peacefully in her sleep on January 19, 2015 after a long illness. Kathleen was born on August 13, 1930 in Oak Park, IL to John and Grace McGough.


  16. Iversen, Marie L.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Northwest Herald

    Marie L. Iversen Born: April 28, 1931; in Oak Park, IL Died: Jan. 20, 2015; in Indianapolis, IN Marie L. Iversen, 83, of Greenwood, IN, formerly of Woodstock, passed away Tuesday, January 20, 2015, at Community Hospital South in Indianapolis. She was born on April 28, 1931, in Oak Park, to Fred and Catherine Lammel.


  17. Kyle S. Edwards, 22, Missing from Oak ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 |

    Kyle S. Edwards, a 22-year-old white man, was reported missing Jan. 22 at 6:45 p.m., according to Oak Park police. Edwards is 6 feet tall, 175 pounds with blond hair and blue eyes.


  18. Oak Park Police Reports: Attempted Burglary, Property Damage, Warrant ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 |

    Someone attempted a burglary Jan. 18 from the Tobacco Zone in the 6600 block of Roosevelt Road, according to Oak Park police. The suspect is a white/hispanic man, 20 to 30 years old, 5 feet 6 inches tall and 140 pounds, police reported.


  19. Weekend Green Line Service Temporarily Suspended Between Roosevelt and 35thRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 |

    Oak Park and River Forest residents who may want to use the CTA Green Line to get downtown this weekend should note a temporary Green Line service change. From 1:40 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, to 4 a.m. Monday, Jan. 26, Green Line service will be temporarily suspended between the Roosevelt and 35th-Bronzeville-IIT stations, according to a CTA news release .


  20. Longtime Commercial Real Estate Broker Clifford Osborn Joins Gloor Realty CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 |

    In a career that has spanned nearly a half-century, his skills have only sharpened in that time. Osborn is the only Commercial 5-Star Top Broker Award recipient in Oak Park, an honor he has received from Chicago magazine for three consecutive years.


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