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Market in the Park at Cathedral Square

Finally the sun has decided to grace us with it’s presence so I woke up on a mission to check out the Market in the Park at Cathedral Square. 364 more words


Reclaimed Industrial Coffee Table; loving this look!

#buckstaff reclaimed industrial coffee table. I’m really loving this look…. I’m looking forward to future projects with this stuff!!

#buckstaff #Nikolausrusticwoodwork #buckstaffoshkosh #fixerupper #industrialdesign #industrialrustic #reclaimedrevival #reclaimedwood #greenbaypackers #wiwoodworker #wisconsinbadgers #shoplocal

Best way to Fundraise

On my way to the office, I saw two volunteers raising funds for their associated charity. Similarly, I saw a pianist with his piano in a mall, playing to raise €100,000 for a children’s hospital. 161 more words

Day 34

I had a wonderful break in Greece at the beautiful Neilson Sivota Retreat the food was amazing, lots of local fresh salads and so it was easy to eat  301 more words


It's Never That Simple

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.  332 more words

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Boots on the Ground in the Business Districts

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. 329 more words

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