Posted on: December 13, 2017

Czupryn is 2017's Park Forest Business Person of the Year

Czupryn is Park Forest's Business Person of the Year for 2017

Ed Czupryn of the Park Forest Currency Exchange is Park Forest’s Business Person of the Year for 2017.

Czupryn was presented the Sam Montella Business Person of the Year Award Monday at Village Hall during Park Forest’s Board of Trustee...

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Posted on: December 8, 2017

Ostenburg joins mayors from around North America in signing climate agreement at summit

Ostenburg addresses leaders across the country at climate change summit

On Dec. 5, nearly 50 mayors from the U.S., Canada and Mexico -- including Park Forest Mayor John Ostenburg -- signed the #ChicagoCharter in support of the Paris Agreement’s goals, and committed their cities to climate action. The event took place during t...

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Posted on: December 6, 2017

First Day in Nature presented by the R&P Advisory Board

Park Forest's Central Park

The Recreation and Parks Advisory Board invites you and your family to enjoy a fun-filled day in Park Forest’s beautiful Central Park, Jan. 1, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. A naturalist will guide participants through interesting facts about Central Park’s wetl...

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Posted on: December 6, 2017

Nominations sought for Community Oscars

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Park Forest’s Office of Community Relations is asking for your help in identifying Oscar-worthy members of the community.The 2018 Community Oscars aim to recognize winners from 14 categories ranging from a first responder who went beyond the call of duty ...

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Posted on: November 27, 2017

Notice of proposed property tax levy

Tax levy vote set for Feb. 11

Update: The proposed property tax levy referenced below was discussed during the board meeting on Dec. 4. Board members will now vote on the proposal during the board meeting on Dec. 11 at 7 p.m. taking place at Village Hall.I. A public hearing to approve...

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Posted on: December 6, 2017

Nat King Cole Tribute at Freedom Hall, Feb. 2

Falling In Love With Nat King Cole at Freedom Hall

Evan Tyrone Martin will perform Unforgettable: Falling in Love with Nat King Cole at Freedom Hall on Friday, February 2, 2018 at 7:30. Chicago leading man Evan Tyrone Martin (JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, SIDE SHOW, DREAMGIRLS) warmly resonates the velvety voca...

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Posted on: December 6, 2017

Free seminar on how to keep poinsettias alive, Dec. 16

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Thinking of getting more into the holiday spirit by adding some poinsettias around the house? Learn how to keep them alive longer at this free seminar beginning at 10:30 a.m. at the Wetlands Discovery Center (inside the Park Forest Aqua Center) located at...

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Posted on: December 6, 2017

Resident helps others rediscover play

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Georgette Gladstone’s grandson had a grand idea to bring a new slide to a park in need of attention.“You should call up President Obama,” the seven-year-old said.The thought, humorous to the adult, was far from a joke to the ...

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Posted on: December 6, 2017

Officer Timothy Jones Scholarship available to high school seniors

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The Park Forest Police Department is currently raising dollars through participation in a No-Shave November and December to award one Park Forest student The Officer Timothy Jones Scholarship. Applicants must be Park Forest residents, seniors in high scho...

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Posted on: November 2, 2017

Flu shots available now at the Health Department

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Flu shots are available now the Park Forest Health Department, Monday through Friday, from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Flu shots are $30 for those ages 19 to 64 and $20 for those 18 years and under. Flu shots are free for Medicare Part B recipients (must bring ...

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Posted on: October 19, 2017

Park Forest sells office, industrial building to ForeBio Nutrition Inc.

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An office and industrial building vacant for nearly 10 years in Park Forest is under new ownership and back on the tax rolls.The property located at 80 North Street in Park Forest’s industrial park had been owned by the village since 2010 after being acqu...

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