Tom Schnetz peers out of a window at his restaurant, La Venadita, which looks toward Broadway in April 29. The stylish Mexican eatery is one of several new businesses that have opened in Oak Park. Some residents see it as gentrification. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
Tom Schnetz peers out of a window at his restaurant, La Venadita, which looks toward Broadway in April 29. The stylish Mexican eatery is one of several new businesses that have opened in Oak Park. Some residents see it as gentrification. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com

Erika D. Smith

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Fulfilling the empty promises of Oak Park

August 08, 2016 05:17 PM