Oak Forest Mom Vying to Become 'Mrs. Illinois'

Crystal Miguez will represent the city in a pageant Saturday, April 19.

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An Oak Forest resident will compete April 19 for the title of "Mrs. Illinois."

"Mrs. Oak Forest" Crystal Miguez will represent the city in the pageant that highlights "the person who contributes so much to modern family life—America's married woman.

"While beauty is a key element in the competition. Mrs. Illinois contestants are also urged to voice their opinions on the marriage and important issues of the day," as described on the pageant's website.

Miguez has lived in Oak Forest for a year, with her husband Neil and son Tyson. She also completed her student teaching in Bremen High School District 228.

"I am convinced I couldn’t have picked a better place to call home," she said. 

Contestants will compete to win thousands in prizes, one of which includes paid trip for 15 days to compete for Mrs. America, at the Greenbrier, West Virginia Resort.

The pageant will be held April 19, at the Hemmens Cultural Center, 45 Symphony Way in Elgin, Ill. 

"I am very excited for this opportunity and even more excited to be representing the city of Oak Forest and hoping to bring home the win!" 

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Concerned April 18, 2014 at 08:58 AM
I did not know we have a Mrs. Oak Forest
John Amico School Of Hair Design April 18, 2014 at 09:40 AM
Congrats to Crystal. Crystal:We have a John Amico Artistic Design Team who performs at shows and classes through out the US. They are based out of Chicago and the Team Leader Stacie lives here and is an educator at my Oak Forest School. The team is now working with Miss Teen Illinois. Let us know if we can be of any assistance for your events. Also, let me know, if you would like to model for some programs that we host with various charities. We would be happy to provide your services complimentary. GOOG LUCK the future Mrs. America of Oak Forest. John Amico
Sheena Dilligaf Wilson April 18, 2014 at 05:10 PM
Good luck Crystal! :)
Crystal Miguez April 22, 2014 at 11:16 PM
Thank you Sheena! And Thank you John Amico School of Hair Design! I would absolutely love to work with you on some charity events. Please feel free to email me at cmiguez22@yahoo.com and we can talk about it :)


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