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Thursday, June 13, 2013  ::   Improvements include new pathways, tennis courts, a stage area, a new plaza surrounding the Peace Triumphant Monument, a new tot lot and over 70 new trees.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013  ::   Work on the proposed changes to the building codes continues, as the Building Codes Advisory Commission prepares recommendations for Village Board review.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013  ::   The parade was followed by a fireworks display at dusk in the football stadium of Oak Park and River Forest High School, near East Avenue and Lake Street
Tuesday, June 11, 2013  ::   Each block may schedule two block parties per year, but since some weekends fill quickly, plan early to get preferred dates.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013  ::   A chilly afternoon didn't stop locals from enjoying A Day In Our Village. Click through to view a gallery of photos from the event.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013  ::   Moving the Harlem Avenue and Austin Boulevard ramps to the outside lanes is sure to dramatically change traffic patterns along the busy corridor through Oak Park
Monday, May 20, 2013  ::   June 7 is the deadline to register to be a participant, volunteer or sponsor of the annual July 4th parade, a local commemoration the nation’s birthday and celebration of Oak Park’s rich diversity. Click on the headline for more details.
Tuesday, March 5, 2013  ::   The Oak Park Farmers’ Market opened for its 38th season on Sat., May 18. The Farmers’ Market is held from 7 a.m. – 1 p.m. every Saturday from opening day through October in the Pilgrim Congregational Church parking lot, 460 Lake St., one block west of Ridgeland Avenue.
Monday, February 25, 2013  ::   An increase in burglaries and thefts bumped up Oak Park’s crime rate in 2012, but robberies, a crime police say can have a significant impact on the public’s perception of safety, were at the lowest level in the past three years.
Monday, February 25, 2013  ::   The event brought together organic farmers, eco-friendly landscapers, local restaurants and other vendors. An urban goat farmer brought over some goats, which proved to be a hit among kids of all ages.