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Wednesday, November 25, 2015  ::   Oak Park Police are stepping up patrols through New Year’s Day to combat crimes that traditionally rise during the holiday season. Officers also will be on foot at public transit stations and on the lookout for impaired, unbuckled and distracted drivers.
Monday, November 23, 2015  ::   The suspect in Sunday night’s kidnapping in Oak Park turned himself in at the Oak Park Police Station on Monday evening. He is being held in lieu of a $250,000 bond.
Friday, November 20, 2015  ::   With the possibility of heavy snowfall in the forecast, the Village is urging residents to park tonight in accordance with the snow emergency parking rules that will be in effect at 8 a.m., Saturday if it snows two or more inches.
Thursday, November 19, 2015  ::   Electricity customers who receive a letter from Constellation Energy about the Village’s aggregation program need take no action to be enrolled automatically. Instead of a green option, a portion of the rate will create a fund for local renewable energy projects.
Tuesday, November 17, 2015  ::   With four robberies reported since Nov. 7, Oak Park Police are urging residents to stay alert and report suspicious persons immediately. One arrest has been made so far.
Thursday, November 12, 2015  ::   When severe weather creates debris from trees on private property, owners are reminded not to bring limbs or brush to the curb, but make other arrangements for its disposal.
Thursday, November 5, 2015  ::   A suspected gang-related shooting last night began as a confrontation in Chicago, but ended on the Village’s southeast side, leaving one man in critical condition at Cook County's Stroger Hospital.
Thursday, November 5, 2015  ::   Residents are encouraged to use of the Police Department lobby for transactions organized on internet forums such as Craigslist. The lobby is open, well-lit and staffed 24 hours a day, .
Monday, November 2, 2015  ::   Officials commemorate the start of the Village's next major development downtown - Oak Park Station. Full-scale construction activities are set to begin by mid-December. The project includes apartments, retail space and public parking.
Thursday, October 29, 2015  ::   With a vote pending on noise walls along a reconstructed I-290, the Village will host an informational open house from 4 to 6 p.m., Thurs., Nov. 5, at Village Hall, 123 Madison St. Only properties identified under federal noise regulations will have a vote.