18 hours ago

River Forest unveils new village site

The village of River Forest unveiled a sleek new website Dec. 11, which allows residents to now pay for parking tickets, apply for a building permit, map property information and more online.  Read More...

    River Forest unveils new village site
    The village of River Forest unveiled a sleek new website Dec. 11, which allows residents to now pay for parking tickets, apply for a building permit, map property information and more online.
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18 hours ago

New ordinance may not allow Sugar Beet beekeeping

On June 13, two days after Sugar Beet installed beehives on the roof of their Schoolhouse, 349 Ashland Ave., the River Forest Village Board questioned the legality of keeping bees in the village. Read More...

    New ordinance may not allow Sugar Beet beekeeping
    On June 13, two days after Sugar Beet installed beehives on the roof of their Schoolhouse, 349 Ashland Ave., the River Forest Village Board questioned the legality of keeping bees in the village.
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22 hours ago

Oak Park police arrest 15-year-old in 7-Eleven robbery

The Oak Park Police Department has arrested a 15-year-old Oak Park boy and charged him with an attempted armed robbery that took place at the 7-Eleven convenience store, 240 Chicago Ave., at 11:30 p.m. on Dec. 11. Read More...

    Oak Park police arrest 15-year-old in 7-Eleven robbery
    The Oak Park Police Department has arrested a 15-year-old Oak Park boy and charged him with an attempted armed robbery that took place at the 7-Eleven convenience store, 240 Chicago Ave., at 11:30 p.m. on Dec. 11.
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23 hours ago

Pizza delivery driver robbed in Oak Park

A Domino's Pizza delivery driver called Oak Park police at about 11:35 p.m. on Dec. 10 to report that six people had just robbed him in the 1400 block of North Austin Boulevard. Read More...

    Pizza delivery driver robbed in Oak Park
    A Domino's Pizza delivery driver called Oak Park police at about 11:35 p.m. on Dec. 10 to report that six people had just robbed him in the 1400 block of North Austin Boulevard.
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2 days ago

Life's An Itch For Dogs With Dry Skin

If your skin is drier than usual, think of what the lack of moisture in the air is doing to your dog. Read More...

    Life's An Itch For Dogs With Dry Skin
    If your skin is drier than usual, think of what the lack of moisture in the air is doing to your dog.
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2 days ago

River Forest third-grader struck by car on way to school

A third-grader struck by a car as he walked to Lincoln Elementary School on Tuesday morning is in stable condition following surgery, according to a school official. Read More...

    River Forest third-grader struck by car on way to school
    A third-grader struck by a car as he walked to Lincoln Elementary School on Tuesday morning is in stable condition following surgery, according to a school official.
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2 days ago

D200 superintendent announces medical leave, license issue

Oak Park and River Forest High School District 200 Superintendent Joylynn Pruitt-Adams called an all-staff meeting on Dec. 6 to announce that she'll be going on medical leave for back surgery starting Jan. 8, 2018. At the same meeting, the superintendent announced that she still needs to complete a math proficiency test required in order for her to obtain an Illinois high school superintendent's license. Pruitt-Adams has until June 2018 to pass the math portion of the test. Read More...

    D200 superintendent announces medical leave, license issue
    Oak Park and River Forest High School District 200 Superintendent Joylynn Pruitt-Adams called an all-staff meeting on Dec. 6 to announce that she'll be going on medical leave for back surgery starting Jan. 8, 2018. At the same meeting, the superintendent announced that she still needs to complete a math proficiency test required in order for her to obtain an Illinois high school superintendent's license.
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2 days ago

Oak Park police arrest teen for three carjackings

Oak Park police have arrested an 18-year-old Chicago resident suspected of hijacking three vehicles in the village during September and October. Read More...

    Oak Park police arrest teen for three carjackings
    Oak Park police have arrested an 18-year-old Chicago resident suspected of hijacking three vehicles in the village during September and October.
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2 days ago

Ballet Legere cracks 'The Nutcracker' for the 33rd time

Ballet Légere danced The Nutcracker ballet, Dec. 7 through 11, in seven individual performances, four for school groups and seniors and three for the public. The show, held at Dominican University's Lund Auditorium, was seen by an audience of approximately 10,000 people over the five days, according to Ballet Légere. Read More...

    Ballet Legere cracks 'The Nutcracker' for the 33rd time
    Ballet Légere danced The Nutcracker ballet, Dec. 7 through 11, in seven individual performances, four for school groups and seniors and three for the public. The show, held at Dominican University's Lund Auditorium, was seen by an audience of approximately 10,000 people over the five days, according to Ballet Légere.
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