Police said the three suspects were involved in a scheme in which stolen retail merchandise would be purchased “for approximately 10 cents on the dollar,” then resold in the Chicago region and shipped to at least two locations in New York on a weekly basis.
Area youth will have no excuse for being bored the summer because Triton College has education and athletic camps available that cater to them.
July 9 10:37 a.m. |
An Oak Park man shot himself to death Sunday after shooting someone else multiple times in south suburban Matteson, police said.
An update of the Lake and Forest Garage was provided at Monday's Oak Park Village Board meeting. The garage, which will be closing Aug. 4, will send about 200 parkers elsewhere in the village.
July 8 2:30 p.m. |
Triton College officials want to make significant upgrades requiring the issuance of bonds and are seeking input from the community prior to a decision being made.
Norma Husick’s voice swells with pride as she talks about her children, their lives, their desire to give back and their goals. Husick has two biological sons, but the 22 children she and her husband, George, have fostered — eight of which they’ve adopted — have just as much of her heart.
Oak Park and River Forest High School’s decision to cut its property tax levy by about $10 million has led to “tiny tax increases” for business owners, said Oak Park Township Assessor Ali ElSaffar.
Giving further praise to a former political opponent, Village President Anan Abu-Taleb recently broadcast his hope that John Hedges will stay on as executive director of the Oak Park Economic Development Corporation.
July 7 5:05 p.m. |
A variety of folks from every corner of the village came out in their patriotic bests to stroll in this year’s Fourth of July parade in Oak Park. At the front of Saturday’s parade was the village’s Board of Trustees, joined by Village President Catherine Adduci of neighboring River Forest.
The Oak Park and River Forest High School Friday night stadium lighting is back on the agenda for the Oak Park Village Board.
July 7 12:33 p.m. |