Oak Park top 10 headlines: News of the week

Another week has come to and end, but here in Oak Park there was plenty of news to wrap this week up with. In case you missed it, here’s Oak Leaves top 10 headlines of the week:

1. New York Knicks guard Iman Shumpert showers OPRF with love

New York Knicks Guard Iman Shumpert hosted his youth basketball camp Tuesday at his Alma Mater Oak Park River Forest High School in Oak Park. | Ashlee Rezin/for Sun-Times Media

New York Knicks Guard Iman Shumpert hosted his youth basketball camp Tuesday at his Alma Mater Oak Park River Forest High School in Oak Park. | Ashlee Rezin/for Sun-Times Media

2. Oak Park police seek help finding suspects who held man at gunpoint in backyard

Oak Park armed robbery suspect. | Submitted

Oak Park armed robbery suspect. | Submitted

3. The ‘wide lawns’ myth: Ernest Hemingway in Oak Park

The Hemingway family poses for a portrait in Oak Park, Illinois. L-R: Marcelline Hemingway, Madelaine “Sunny” Hemingway, Clarence Edwards Hemingway, Grace Hall Hemingway, Ursula Hemingway, and Ernest Hemingway. | Ernest Hemingway Collection. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston.

4.  North Avenue Fresh Market abruptly closes its doors

North Avenue Fresh Market at 6209 North Ave. abruptly closed this week. | Google images

North Avenue Fresh Market at 6209 North Ave. abruptly closed this week. | Google images

5. Oak Park Police: Two robbed at gunpoint on North Euclid Avenue

Oak Park police car | Submitted

Oak Park police car | Submitted

6. Oak Park Micro Brew Review set for Aug. 16

Wil Turner, Goose Island Brew Pub Head Brewer, pours a Special Ordinary Bitter beer at the 2nd Annual Oak Park Microbrew Review on Marion Street. | Sun-Times Media File Photo

Wil Turner, Goose Island Brew Pub Head Brewer, pours a Special Ordinary Bitter beer at the 2nd Annual Oak Park Microbrew Review on Marion Street. | Sun-Times Media File Photo

7. Citizens for Appropriate Transportation: IDOT, CMAP have competing visions for the Ike

The Eisenhower expressway exit ramp at Harlem Avenue in Oak Park on July 12, 2010. | Sun-Times Media File

The Eisenhower expressway exit ramp at Harlem Avenue in Oak Park on July 12, 2010. | Sun-Times Media File

8. Oak Park Comprehensive Review Plan hearing set for July 31

Oak Park Village Hall | Sun-Times Media File

Oak Park Village Hall | Sun-Times Media File

9. West Nile Mosquito threat: Oak Park region tests for virus

Mosquitoes are tested for West Nile virus. | AP Photo

Mosquitoes are tested for West Nile virus. | AP Photo

10. Oak Park man wanted by DuPage County Sheriff for cannabis conspiracy

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Michael R. Catthouse | Submitted by the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office

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