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Monday, July 15, 2019  ::   With this week predicted to be the hottest of the season so far, public health officials are urging residents to take precautions and to check on their neighbors. Pets are at risk, too. Cooling centers are open to anyone in need of some relief.
Tuesday, July 2, 2019  ::   In addition to parades and fireworks, summer means getting together with good friends and good food outside. Making sure your grill is operated safely and food is handled correctly is important to preventing accidents and foodbourne illnesses.
Friday, June 28, 2019  ::   The many dimensions of Oak Park will be on display when the annual July 4th parade steps off at 10 a.m. on Thursday, July 4 from Longfellow Park at Ridgeland Avenue and Adams Street. Parade participants march north on Ridgeland Avenue to Augusta Street.
Thursday, June 20, 2019  ::   Oak Park has joined the international movement to challenge citizens to reduce their impact on the environment by giving up single-use plastics during July. This global challenge is intended to raise awareness and initiate individual actions.
Thursday, June 20, 2019  ::   The Oak Park Police Department is joining law enforcement agencies across the state in stepping up traffic enforcement with a focus on impaired and unbuckled drivers during the Independence Day holiday.
Monday, June 17, 2019  ::   Fresh off the launch of a new online tool for citizens to upload videos that might help solve neighborhood crimes, Police are taking the next logical step — urging citizens to register their cameras and help create a community-wide network.
Friday, June 14, 2019  ::   Oak Park Police are investigating a shooting that was reported at about 3:30 p.m. today in the 6100 block of North Avenue. The 21-year old victim, a resident of Chicago, said he was sitting in his car at the Shell service station when a man walked up and shot into the vehicle.
Wednesday, June 12, 2019  ::   Two individuals and one local non-profit organizations have been honored with the Dr. William Fitzsimmons Public Health Award for contributions to the health and well-being of Oak Parkers.
Tuesday, June 11, 2019  ::   A 56-year-old Oak Park man died early this morning from injuries sustained when he was struck by a vehicle on Ridgeland Avenue just north of Garfield Street shortly before 9 p.m., last night.
Wednesday, June 5, 2019  ::   Four veterans from within the Police Department’s ranks have been promoted to high-level command posts. The promotions include a new deputy chief and three new commanders, all four long-time veterans in Oak Park.