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Posted on: February 20, 2024

Galaxy Labs Goes "Vertical" to Both Grow and Sell Products

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Galaxy Dispensary is finally open in Richton Park, and drew hundreds of people to help celebrate and see the new brand new, state-of-the-art facility.

Michelle and Rick Ringold have built a successful partnership — both in marriage and in cannabi...

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Posted on: January 31, 2024

Richton Park Seeks New Specialty Grocery Store Tenant

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The Save-A-Lot grocery store at 3736 Sauk Trail in Richton Park is set to close on February 16. “The store will have had a 17-year run in our town center,” said Village President Rick Reinbold. “Richton Park shoppers want a new specialty grocery store, so...

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Posted on: January 31, 2024

Richton Park Awarded $200K Grant From Illinois OSLAD Program

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Richton Park has been awarded $200K Grant from OSLAD! Nearly $55 million in state grants are being awarded for 111 local park projects throughout Illinois to help communities acquire land and develop recreational opportunities, Gov. JB Pritzker announced....

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Posted on: December 21, 2023

Learn About Richton Park's Home Rule Referendum

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For those who may not be familiar, Home Rule is the designation that gives a community the ability to establish and implement policies to address significant, local needs and concerns. Home Rule provides local municipal governments with broad flexibility ...

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Posted on: February 1, 2024

President's Message | Winter 2024

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Happy 2024, Richton Park!

On behalf of the Board of Trustees and Staff, we want to convey our very best wishes of prosperity, good health, and endless moments of joy heading into the New Year. The past 12 months have been full of reasons to have enormous p...

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Posted on: February 1, 2024

IPRA Statewide Funding Initiative Grant Awarded to Parks & Rec

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Richton Park Parks and Rec is thrilled to announce the receipt of a $25,359 grant from Illinois Parks Recreation Association, Play Core, GameTime, and Cunningham Recreation Statewide Funding Initiative towards a new play system at Glaeser Park.

PlayCore is...

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Posted on: February 1, 2024

Championing Fatherhood | A Vital Role in Schools & Communities

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Fathers, often overlooked yet profoundly influential, are indispensable in shaping the educational outcomes of children and contributing to the social fabric of communities. Their active involvement contributes to academic excellence, instills a commitmen...

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Posted on: December 5, 2023

Building Bridges | Strengthening Parent-School Partnership for Student Success

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Although they have differences, they also share valuable similarities where each overlap, i.e., goals, responsibilities, and influences that impact the child's learning and development. The maximum overlap of schools and families happens when the...

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Posted on: February 12, 2024

Galaxy Dispensary is Officially Opening in Richton Park

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Galaxy Dispensary, an independent social equity adult-use cannabis dispensary, will officially open on February 15, 2024. The grand opening will be held from 3 to 7 pm CT at 22214 Governors Highway in Richton Park. Fully open to the public, festivities wi...

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Posted on: December 5, 2023

Rich Township HS Receives International Baccalaureate World School Accreditation

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Rich Township High School District 227 receiving accreditation as an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School is a significant achievement. It's a testament to the dedication and hard work of the MYP teachers and staff in the district. Being...

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Posted on: December 5, 2023

Richton Park Business Owners, 2023 Business Member Of The Year

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Shon and Michiel Burnett of DBC Offices were recognized as the Business Member Of The Year by Chamber 57 at the 11th Annual Business Breakfast on September 14, 2023. DBC Offices is a flexible, shared office small business hub that has been located at 4137...

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Posted on: December 5, 2023

Electric Vehicle Rebate Program Funding Round

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The Illinois EPA will open the next EV Rebate Program funding round on November 1, 2023. The funding round will run from November 1, 2023, to January 31, 2024. Illinois residents purchasing a new or used all-electric passenger vehicle ($4,000) or all-elec...

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Posted on: December 5, 2023

Imagine Your Town Center | Development Update

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We have initiated a transit-oriented development plan update for our Town Center, being developed with residents over the next year. As valued members of the community, YOUR input is welcomed and wanted! Take our survey to win weekly raffles!

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