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Concord, CA Highlighted in When The Game Stands Tall

Concord, CA Highlighted in When The Game Stands Tall

When The Game Stands Tall is coming to theaters Aug. 22.
Coming Soon: When The Game Stands Tall in Theaters Aug. 22

Coming Soon: When The Game Stands Tall in Theaters Aug. 22

When The Game Stands Tall is based on the true story of a California high school football team that won 151 consecutive games.
Who is Your Every Day Hero?

Who is Your Every Day Hero?

Nominate the coach or mentor who made a difference in your life to win a prize package from Patch.
Vietnam 'Moving Wall' Coming to Western Suburbs

Vietnam 'Moving Wall' Coming to Western Suburbs

Traveling replica of Vietnam Veteran Memorial will be on display at Proska Park in Berwyn, August 7-11.
Library Users Can Now Access Hoopla On-Demand Media With No Wait

Library Users Can Now Access Hoopla On-Demand Media With No Wait

The Oak Park Public Library introduced Hoopla Digital access for card holders this week.
Ice Skate at Soldier Field Sunday, March 2

Ice Skate at Soldier Field Sunday, March 2

Chicagoland residents are invited to take to the ice at Soldier Field like the pros—the day after the Chicago Blackhawks face the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Flu Trend in Illinois 'Low,' CDC Says

Flu Trend in Illinois 'Low,' CDC Says

Even so, it's not too late to get your flu shot.
National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend Kicks Off

National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend Kicks Off

Buy a box of Girl Scout cookies and send them to the troops. Find out how.
Snowfall Totals from Weekend Storm; More Snow Expected Tuesday, Wednesday

Snowfall Totals from Weekend Storm; More Snow Expected Tuesday, Wednesday

So far, 50 inches of snow has been recorded this winter season in Chicago. Between two to six more inches of snow is expected Tuesday afternoon into Wednesday.
Hubby Burns Down the House; Dave Savini's DUI; an Unhappy Massage Parlor Ending and Jenny McCarthy

Hubby Burns Down the House; Dave Savini's DUI; an Unhappy Massage Parlor Ending and Jenny McCarthy

These were the most-read stories of January 2014 throughout the Chicago region.
Winter Storm Warning Issued; Six to 10 Inches of Snow Possible

Winter Storm Warning Issued; Six to 10 Inches of Snow Possible

The winter storm warning has been issued from 9 p.m. Friday until 6 p.m. Saturday.
Not Watching the Super Bowl? 5 Great Things To Do Instead

Not Watching the Super Bowl? 5 Great Things To Do Instead

How the football-adverse can get the best out of Super Bowl Sunday.
Patch Roundup: Murderer on Video, $100,000 in Fire Damage, Local Priests in Sex Abuse Scandal

Patch Roundup: Murderer on Video, $100,000 in Fire Damage, Local Priests in Sex Abuse Scandal

Also, Family sleeps through burglary, DuPage National Bank fails, Hinsdale Middle School shut down for air quality problems, depression causes library director to step down.
Pete's Fresh Market Coming to Oak Park, Child Luring Reported: This Week

Pete's Fresh Market Coming to Oak Park, Child Luring Reported: This Week

Patch recaps top news from the week of Jan. 19-25, including sex abuse allegations against three priests who once served in Oak Park, a report of a man fondling himself at Kmart, a juvenile
Oak Park Doctors Named in 'Chicago Magazine's' 2014 Top Doctors List

Oak Park Doctors Named in 'Chicago Magazine's' 2014 Top Doctors List

A roundup of board and blog posts from the Oak Park community.