This week's cover - Hooping it up

Ariyah Floyd and Ronnie Demir compete in a hula hoop contest during the Hinsdale and Oak Brook police departments' National Night Out held in Oak Brook's Central Park West Aug. 1. The park was filled with families enjoying a perfect summer evening with dozens of activities. A pie eating and a best pie baking contest were held. The trophy for the best pie went to Hinsdale police Officer Sandra Acevedo. Please turn to Page 10 for more pictures. (Jim Slonoff photo)