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Tuesday, October 14, 2014  ::   The Village of Oak Park’s fresh take on television and online video programming took top honors from the National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors at the organization’s October awards show.
Thursday, October 9, 2014  ::   Business supporters, owners and residents were on hand as Village officials and senior executives from the development and construction teams ceremoniously broke ground for the long-awaited redevelopment of the northeast corner of Lake Street and Forest Avenue.
Friday, October 3, 2014  ::   With seasonal flu activity likely to begin in October and continue as late as May, public health officials say everyone older than 6 months should be vaccinated as soon as possible.
Monday, September 29, 2014  ::   Oak Park will install 12 Divvy docking stations throughout the Village next year. Bikes will be available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, year-round.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014  ::   Pets are an important part of many households in Oak Park. Along with the companionship they provide come owner responsibilities to ensure the health and safety of the pet and the community.
Thursday, September 18, 2014  ::   A project to demonstrate the potential cost savings of electric smart grid technologies took a step closer to implementation in Oak Park with the hiring of an organization credited with creating the national model for smart grid project planning, implementation and management.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014  ::   In addition to being the center of Oak Park’s municipal administration, Village Hall is historically significant in Oak Park’s efforts to achieve racial integration and community stabilization during the 1970s.
Wednesday, September 3, 2014  ::   New projects are under development throughout the community, but the downtown area will be especially active. Parking and traffic will be affected as these and other major projects bring substantial investment to the Village.
Wednesday, September 3, 2014  ::   With the new school year now underway, Oak Park police are urging motorists to stay alert — especially when driving in school zones. Police also have stepped up their presence near schools and along walking routes.
Tuesday, September 2, 2014  ::   Stepped up traffic enforcement in Oak Park over the Labor Day holiday resulted in the arrest of three impaired drivers, as well as 19 citations for not wearing a safety belt and 13 tickets for using a cell phone without a hands-free device while driving.