North Avenue

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Melissa Elsmo

Jim and Pete's, an Elmwood Park classic, serves up traditional Italian fare Read more

Elmwood Park

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Melissa Elsmo

The episode airs on Dec. 8. Read more


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Melissa Elsmo

Family recipes and a personal touch are key ingredients at Elmwood Park pizzeria Read more

Elmwood Park

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Lourdes Nicholls

Patio dining and mojitos bring summer flair to Elmwood Park Read more

Elmwood Park

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via WJ archives

Former owner of the Onion Roll (1984-2014), died peacefully at home on May 3, 2019 with his wife Judy by his side. Read more


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Melissa Elsmo

Elmwood Park mainstay serves up Chinese, Japanese, Thai, and Hibachi fare Read more

Elmwood Park


via Pork and Mindy's

Food Network star to bring his innovative brand of BBQ to North Avenue Read more



via Donny G's

The man behind Donny G's Ristorante and Bar puts a vocal spin on local fare Read more

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Alexa Rogals

When Angelo Palivos opened his new grocery store at 6209 W. North Ave. last fall he said straight out that for the business to be a success, “I need Oak Park to support it.” Read more


Via North Avenue Business District

New grocery store set to open in the North Avenue District on Thursday Read more



Photo by Alexa Rogals

The 13,000-square-foot grocery store at 6209 W. North Ave. is reopening after about a year-long hiatus, and its new owner, Angelo Palivos, is looking to Oak Parkers and Galewood residents to help make it a success. Read more