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.
We need specific tools to keep the #shoplocal movement going. Viral posts are great but not enough to capture the momentum at the cash register.
A discussion heretofore meant for Council Chambers just played out entirely on social media. The business community requested public discussion at Village Hall to present the implications of Cook County’s minimum wage and paid sick leave ordinance, which goes into effect on July 1. While never officially acknowledged, our request was denied after Facebook lit…
We had a little bit of drama this past week in the Oak Park business community when it came to light that Village Hall was moving forward with a consulting study for Harrison Street, aka the Oak Park Arts District. What might have been a routine contract on the consent agenda turned into an ad…