River Forest


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River Forest,

residential village (1990 pop. 11,669), Cook co., NE Ill., a suburb of Chicago, on the Des Plaines River; inc. 1880. It is the seat of Dominican Univ. and Concordia Univ. Several homes there were designed by Frank Lloyd WrightWright, Frank Lloyd,
1867–1959, American architect, b. Richland Center, Wis., as Frank Lincoln Wright; he changed his name to honor his mother's family (the Lloyd Joneses). Wright is widely considered the greatest American architect.
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River Forest appealed, arguing that the evidence did not support the trial court's finding that River Forest's lots sold for their true market value.
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In addition to his dedicated service in the Naval Reserve, Wally Lunde was actively involved as a leader in civic and community affairs in the Chicago suburb of River Forest, Ill.
A flier this past summer announced the inaugural meeting for a group called the Oak Park River Forest Talented Tenth.
In October, the home was opened to the public for three days, with proceeds to benefit both the Historical Society of Oak Park and River Forest, Ill.
Aside from this very personal home project, and the writing of the Rudolph book, King has also kept busy with his River Forest development in eastern Manatee County.
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It's a shift away from the forest for recreation, and that's what the White River forest is for.
Last exploited for mahogany in the 18th century, the regenerated moist forests of the Toledo District (in a region known as the Columbia River Forest Reserve) are once again threatened.