Construction In Oak Park Creates Added Obstacle For Residents With DisabilitiesConstruction chaos in Oak Park is causing headaches for some residents with disabilities who say the sidewalk closures are putting them in danger.
Walter Payton College Prep To Spend Over $22,000 On Reprinting YearbooksAdministrators at Walter Payton College Prep announced the decision to spend over $22,000 for yearbook reprints after the yearbooks were printing containing offensive content.
Oak Park River Forest High School To Reprint Yearbooks After Discovery Of Photos Of Students Making Racist Hand Gesture Associated With White Power MovementAdministrators at Oak Park and River Forest High School decided Monday at a special school board meeting to spend nearly $54,000 to reprint the school yearbook after photos of students making a hand gesture associated with racism surfaced.
Oak Park River Forest High School Withholds Yearbooks After Discovering Photos Of Students Making Racist Hand Gesture Associated With White Power MovementPhotos of students making a hand gesture associated with racism have caused school officials at Oak Park River Forest High School District 200 to halt distribution of the 2018-19 yearbook.
Senior At Oak Park And River Forest High School Dies In Car AccidentAn 18-year-old Oak Park student died Saturday afternoon after a car accident, police said.
Protest Planned To Save Westlake HospitalLawmakers and community leaders are planning a protest Monday hoping to stop the planned closure of Westlake Hospital in Melrose Park.
IDOT Crews Work To Repair Overpass After Concrete Falls On Car In Oak ParkIDOT crews were on the scene Monday morning at the Oak Park Avenue overpass on the Eisenhower after ISP said a piece of concrete fell from the overpass and landed on a driver's windshield.
'Ring' Doorbell Video Captures Armed Man Running Through YardA "Ring" doorbell video captured a man running from police, carrying a large gun Wednesday in Oak Park.
Stolen Car Rams Police Cruisers, Suspect Runs Off Carrying Rifle; 2 ArrestedTwo people were arrested Wednesday morning, after leading police on a chase from the West Side to Oak Park, where one suspect was seen running between houses, carrying what appeared to be an assault rifle.
Fire Destroys Oak Park Hair SalonNo one was hurt in the blaze and the flames didn't spread. Fire officials said the business was destroyed.
Gas Leak At Oliver Wendell Holmes School In Oak ParkStudents at Oliver Wendell Holmes Elementary School in Oak Park were relocated to another school Wednesday morning, after school staff noticed a smell of natural gas at their school.
Man Awakes From Coma Two Days After Oak Park Hit And RunMatt Creedon was hit by a black SUV Thursday evening and woke up in the hospital two days later.
Image Of Swastika Sent To Oak Park And River Forest StudentsWhat happened inside Oak Park and River Forest high school sent a chilling message through a wireless signal. Some students received an image of a swastika that was Airdropped on cellphones.
Hate-Filled Racist Rants Scribbled Across Oak Park And River Forest High SchoolShocking racist graffiti found in the bathroom, written on a shed and scribbled on a desk at Oak Park River Forest High School this week read, "All n-words need to die," followed by the words "white power," then... "death to blacks, Muslims...gas the Jews."
Oak Park School District 97 Turns Down Gun MeasureSchool boards across Illinois are debating the same question--should teachers be armed in the classroom? The Oak Park Elementary School District 97 board on Tuesday night voted against a measure to pair teachers with guns, and other districts will take the same vote in the near future.