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Spilt Mike Bakery Coming to Oak Park in August

Posted by Becca on July 26, 2016 at 9:00pm

New Brunch Option in Oak Park

Posted by Becca on July 17, 2016 at 8:32pm

Cycling Studio on Marion Street Now Open

Posted by Becca on July 9, 2016 at 11:59am

Madison Street Gas Station Shooting

Posted by Becca on July 6, 2016 at 7:39pm

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46th Annual Book Fair Continues Saturday, July 30 at Oak Park-River Forest High School

July 30, 2016 from 9am to 5pm
Choose from thousands of books, DVDs, CDs and more. Most items $2 or less. Book Fair continues Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Oak-Park River Forest High School, 201 N. Scoville. Hosted by the Friends of the Oak  Park Public Library, the proceeds support literacy, learning and community connections initiated by the Library. Admission is free.See More
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Spilt Mike Bakery Coming to Oak Park in August

I'm very excited about this!Former Pastry Chef from Hoosier Mama Pie Company to Open Bakery in Oak ParkOak Park, IL - The Oak Park Economic Development Corporation would like to welcome Spilt Milk, Oak Park’s newest neighborhood pastry shop and café, to the village’s Hemingway Business District. The 800 sq. ft. bakery, located at 103 S. Oak Park Ave., is slated to open for business sometime in August.For owners and sisters Meg and Molly Svec, opening Spilt Milk is a dream come true. After…See More
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Teacher Scholarship Awarded to Chris Pros

 James A. Gates Oak Park District 97 Teacher Scholarship Chris Pros has been named as the recipient of the 2016 James A. Gates Oak Park District 97 Teacher Scholarship. Chris teaches Design Technology at both Julian and Brooks Middle Schools. He will receive $1,200 award directed toward offsetting an educational student…See More
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46th Annual Book Fair Coontinues Saturday, July 30 at Oak Park-River Forest High School

July 30, 2016 from 9am to 5pm
Choose from thousands of books, DVDs, CDs and more. Most items $2 or less. Book Fair continues Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Oak-Park River Forest High School, 201 N. Scoville. Hosted by the Friends of the Oak  Park Public Library, the proceeds support literacy, learning and community connections initiated by the Library. Admission is free.See More
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Doris Davenport is now a member of Live Here Oak Park
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Skin Clinic at Acupuncture POINTS

August 15, 2016 from 9am to 12pm
DO YOU HAVEUNSIGHTLY MOLES, GROWTHS, CANCEROUS LESIONS, TAGS, OR OTHER SKIN ISSUES?Dr. Adiel Tel-Oren , MD (Dr. T), will hold a skin clinic to evaluate and if needed, treat them using a method that is safe, gentle, nonsurgical, and non-scarring.For more info: http://www.ecopolitan.com/doctor-tTo book an appointment: …See More
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Lyn replied to Carnivore Oak Park's discussion Oak Park food truck needs help!
"I am to say, you guys make a good BLT. Anyone else try any of the other sandwiches? "
Jul 21
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Special Film Screening: "Kiss Me Kate" at Oak Park Library at Oak Park Public Library

July 28, 2016 from 12:30pm to 3pm
Join film historian Doug Deuchler when he screens and discusses the 1953 version of the film, "Kiss Me Kate," adapted from the Broadway Musical of the same name, inspired by Shakespeare's "The Taming of the Shrew.This is a collaboration with Festival Theatre which stages "the Taming of the Shrew" in Austin Gardens July 23 - August 27. See http://oakparkfestival.com/ for more information.See More
Jul 21
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Art dans la Rue at Downtown Oak Park

August 2, 2016 from 12pm to 9pm
Marion Street transforms into an urban French street festival for Art dans la Rue on Tuesday, August 2nd from 12-9PM in Downtown Oak Park on Marion Street between Lake Street & North Blvd. Oak Park Art District & Oak Park Art League artists provide a European backdrop for the festival with their artwork on display to purchase or admire. The French-love continues at the…See More
Jul 21
Felice Bassuk updated an event

Skin Health: Free Public Lecture and Skin Clinic at Oak Park Public Library - Main Branch

August 14, 2016 from 4pm to 5:30pm
                                           DO YOU HAVEUNSIGHTLY MOLES, GROWTHS, CANCEROUS LESIONS, TAGS, OR OTHER SKIN ISSUES?Learn about a revolutionary method to prevent and eliminate them which is safe, gentle, nonsurgical, and non-scarring.Lecture by renown holistic physician and medical educator, Dr. Adiel Tel-Oren, MD (Dr. T), will be at the Oak Park Public Library, 834 Lake St., Oak Park.A skin clinic with Dr. T will be held on Monday, Aug. 15, 2016, 9 am - 12 noon, at Acupuncture…See More
Jul 18
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Author Lesley Blume: Everybody Behaves Badly" Tonight at Oak Park Public Library

July 18, 2016 from 7pm to 9pm
Learn about the making of Ernest Hemingway's "The Sun Also Rises," the outsize personalities who inspired it, and the vast changes it wrought on the literary world when Lesley Blume comes to the Main Library on Monday, July 18, at 7 p.m.  Blume is the author of “Everybody Behaves Badly: The True Story Behind Hemingway’s Masterpiece The Sun Also Rises.”In the summer of 1925, Ernest Hemingway and a clique of raucous companions traveled to Pamplona, Spain, for the town’s infamous running of the…See More
Jul 18

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New Brunch Option in Oak Park

For those of you who like to enjoy Sunday brunch, you can now add another restaurant to your list. Citrine on Oak Park Avenue is serving brunch from 10:30 to 2:00 now. I'd love to give it a try, but for parents with toddlers, by 10:30 we're almost ready for lunch!See More
Jul 17
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Musician Don Skoog: Cuban Bata & Rumba Drumming Concert at Oak Park Public Library

July 17, 2016 from 2pm to 3:30pm
Join Don Skoog along with adult and teen students for an afternoon of Cuban style drumming from the Contemporary Music Project.  Learn more about these unique styles, and feel like you are being transported to Cuba. Contemporary Music Project's director Don Skoog is a musician, teacher, and writer who lives in Oak Park.  He gigs on drumset, Latin percussion, Marimba, and Flamenco cajon. He founded the Project in 1982, and has traveled to Cuba numerous times.See More
Jul 14
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Musician Don Skoog: Cuban Bata & Rumba Drumming Concert at Oak Park Public Library

July 17, 2016 from 2pm to 3:30pm
Join Don Skoog along with adult and teen students for an afternoon of Cuban style drumming from the Contemporary Music Project.  Learn more about these unique styles, and feel like you are being transported to Cuba. Contemporary Music Project's director Don Skoog is a musician, teacher, and writer who lives in Oak Park.  He gigs on drumset, Latin percussion, Marimba, and Flamenco cajon. He founded the Project in 1982, and has traveled to Cuba numerous times.See More
Jul 14
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Shop Outdoor (and Indoor!) Sale at Downtown Oak Park

July 14, 2016 at 10am to July 16, 2016 at 5pm
END-OF-SEASON SALES AT SELECT BUSINESSES! Downtown Oak Park businesses join forces for the Shop Outdoor (and Indoor!) Sale — Thursday, July 14th through Saturday, July 16th on Lake St., Marion St. & North Blvd.Thursday, July 14 – 10am to 7pmFriday, July 15 – 10am to 7pmSaturday, July 16 – 10am to 5pmSee More
Jul 11

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Becca posted a blog post

Cycling Studio on Marion Street Now Open

It looks like the Dailey Method's cycling studio is now open and accepting class registrations. I love the fact that I don't have to arrive 30 minutes early if I want to get a spot in class (don't worry, FFC, I still love you) so I'll definitely be checking them out! See More
Jul 9

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Becca posted a blog post

Madison Street Gas Station Shooting

From the Village police department:Man sustains multiple gunshot wounds in gas station parking lot July 6, 2016 - Oak Park Police are investigating a shooting early Monday morning that sent a 20-year-old Chicago man to the hospital with multiple gunshot wounds.The incident occurred at approximately 1:42 a.m. in the parking lot of the Shell Gas Station at 401 W. Madison St. Emergency response officials reported the victim’s injuries are non-life threatening. While the motive is unknown,…See More
Jul 6
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6th Annual Housing Forward Trivia Night at FitzGerald's

July 13, 2016 from 7pm to 11pm
Compete to defeat homelessness. Winners take home the satisfaction of victory and a really big trophy. Includes professional Trivia Master, food and drink for your team of up to six people. No team? We can match you with a team at the event. Start studying now!(Cost = $35 per person)See More
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