College of DuPage Offers CPA Exam Prep Courses

5 months ago oakpark 0
College of DuPage announced Tuesday that it’s accounting program will now include several tracks for students to work toward receiving their certified public accountant designation. This is a big jump for the college and a big opportunity for its students. The CPA designation is almost a requirement in the public accounting industry. Without it, accountants Read More

Picturing Hemingway’s Michigan

6 months ago oakpark 0
“Picturing Hemingway’s Michigan” is a delectable treat, a feast for any Hemingway devotee, chockfull of incredible photos from collections around the country, and written so well I was forced to purchase other Hemingway books written about or with the strong influence of his times in Michigan (The Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway, an ebook from Read More

Go the F**k to Sleep Review

6 months ago oakpark 0
“Nothing has driven home a certain truth about my generation, which is approaching the apex of its childbearing years, quite like this.” –The New Yorker “A parenting zeitgeist” –Washington Post “A hilarious take on that age-old problem: getting the beloved child to go to sleep.” –National Public Radio “A new Bible for weary parents” –New Read More

Election Results

6 months ago oakpark 0
Election results are in and we had a very low turnout this year. Congratulations to all the winners and to all those who participated in our democratic system. Read More

Flying Tennis Balls Review

6 months ago oakpark 0
My parents moved to Florida years ago and we were overdue for a visit. As Hilda and I drove in the bright sunshine, the palms trees stood at attention as if they were awaiting military review. We pulled into the charming little villa on A1A in Delray Beach where the walls were white and the Read More

Oak Park Residents Summer Vacation Areas

6 months ago oakpark 0
One of the prides of Oak Park is its high standard of living. Not only is it a very equal town, but it is also a high-income earning town. This means that the town can makes major infrastructure investments like schools, parks, libraries, etc., and provides its citizens with world-class amenities. This also means that Read More

Bears claw back from 12, beat Panthers 23-22

6 months ago oakpark 0
Good teams find a way to win a game in the National Football league, and today, the Bears were that team today. If you missed the first three quarters of the game today, you were lucky, unless you were a Panthers fan. The Bears offense was more offensive than anything else. It would start with Read More

Bears Rally, give Marc Trestman first win, 24-21

6 months ago oakpark 0
In what has become typical Chicago Bears football, the Bears found a way to pull out a season opening win and give new Head Coach Marc Trestman his first victory as an NFL Head Coach. The Bears offense stalled out of the gate in Sunday’s home opener, but the defense continued its relentless pursuit of Read More

Busch scores the Hat Trick, Wins at the Brickyard

6 months ago oakpark 0
Kyle Busch remained perfect this weekend.. Sweeping both races this weekend at the historic Indianapolis Motor Speedway. “This is awesome!” Kyle Busch screamed as he crossed the finish line at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and continued a run that has grown from extraordinary to downright other-worldly.   Busch held off Kevin Harvick and Joey Logano during Read More


6 months ago oakpark 0
TO HOST DISABLED VETERANS / ADAPTIVE ATHLETES COMPETITION IN THE TOUR OF ELK GROVE MEET THE ATHLETES PREVIEW JUNE 28 Elk Grove Village, Illinois – June 16, 2011 The Heart Of A Marine Foundation, headquartered in Elk Grove Village is proud to host the first disabled veterans / adaptive athletes competition within the 2011 Alexian Read More