I visited with a friend this week and was surprised to hear her say, “my friend told me the Chamber of Commerce voted for the project.” The project, of course, is the Albion development at the corner of Lake and Forest – a project that has been divisive since it was first proposed. The fourth…
Like an eight-oar rowing team, business support functions in a community are more effective when they work in harmony.
Friends’ stories of dropping off their children at college reminds me of our experience leaving our daughter at The Ohio State University a few years ago. With over ten thousand freshmen coming in each year, they have it down. Orientation, registration, move-in day – it is one big well-oiled, scarlet and gray machine. More impressive…
Wild Onion Tied House opens in style, making a great first impression,
Charlottesville seems both nearby and far away. Are we prepared if alt-right hate ever decides to come to our town?
Max Austin-Williams, Executive Director of Oak Park’s largest merchant association, Downtown Oak Park, departs for “down under” this month
Round of Applause – OPRF and Forest Park Chambers collaborate on their 3rd annual Golf Outing
Time to reacquaint ourselves with the real people behind our small independent businesses. They just might be your neighbors.