Storytown Improv will perform at Kennedy Park, 11320 S. Western Ave., on Tuesday, June 25, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. as part of the city of Chicago’s Year of Chicago Theater. Storytown Improv leads families through an improvised, interactive musical adventure for the whole family. From superher…
William Hook, principal of the Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences, and Cory Overstreet, principal of Kate S. Kellogg Elementary School, have been selected to participate in the Chicago Principals Fellowship.
Two firefighters were killed in Beverly on Feb. 12, 1998, fighting a fire, and 403 first responders gave their lives on Sept. 11, 2001, trying to save the lives of others—a total of 405 Americans who exemplify courage and sacrifice in their service to others.
Local residents and business owners will have an opportunity to meet Richard W. Wiser, the new commander of the 22nd District of the Chicago Police Department, at an event that is free and open to the public.
The Kevin F. Kennelly Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund, named in honor of a teen from Beverly, will host its eighth annual White Sox game outing on Friday, June 14. Tickets are $40, $20 for children 14 and younger. The game begins at 7:10 p.m. at Guaranteed Rate Field against the New York Yanke…
Will Walsh (from left), Evan Cooney, Owen Morgan, Colin Cooney and Charlie McCarihan took a ride down Longwood Drive in a rowboat on Memorial Day, May 27, after heavy rain hit the community.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot joined 19th Ward Ald. Matt O’Shea, Jewel-Osco officials and community leaders on May 23 to launch Operation Help-A-Hero, a household donation drive benefiting homeless veterans.
The Beverly Arts Center (BAC) hosted a screening of “Big Night,” the cult classic featuring Campbell Scott, Stanley Tucci and Tony Shalhoub, on April 10 as part of a special event sponsored by the Morgan Park Junior Woman’s Club to benefit the Maple/Morgan Park Community Food Pantry. Organiz…
The Beverly Area Planning Association (BAPA) invites runners of all ages, paces and distances to participate in the Ridge Run on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27.
Three local men recently received accolades for their commitment to the growth and development of wheelchair basketball: Larry Labiak and Dan Ferreira, of West Beverly, and Bob Szyman, of Beverly Woods.
The 9700 block of South Seeley Avenue thanked Beverly Breast Cancer Walk committee members for their two decades of service during the 20th annual walk on Mother’s Day. The committee is stepping down after this year’s event. (Review photo)
The Beverly Arts Center (BAC) will again host its annual outdoor summer concert series, Music Mondays, every Monday from June 3 to Aug. 12, from 7 to 9 p.m., in the arts center courtyard, 2407 W. 111th St.
With the promotion of Chicago Police Department (CPD) 22nd District Commander Mark Harmon, Richard Wiser, a lieutenant with the CPD investigative response team, will be the commander of the 22nd District.
Adler Planetarium astronomers and educators will bring the museum—and the universe—a little closer to the neighborhood on Monday, May 13, when “’Scopes in the City” visits Kellogg Elementary School, 9241 S. Leavitt St., from 8 to 9 p.m. Adler astronomers and staff will lead the free telescop…
Competing for the state championship at the Illinois Kids Wrestling Federation (IKWF) meet, Mt. Greenwood’s Eddie Enright finished in second place for the second straight year.
The Beverly Theatre Guild will present “Footloose–The Musical” at 115 Bourbon Street, 3359 W. 115th St., in Merrionette Park, Thursday to Saturday, May 2 to 4, at 8 p.m., and Sunday, May 5, at 2 p.m.
It was a difficult decision for Mother McAuley Coach Ashley Clanton, but after seven seasons coaching the Mighty Macs basketball team, she is moving on.
The Beverly Area Planning Association (BAPA) invites local residents to put on their gardening gloves and join in a community-wide “clean and green” on Saturday, April 27, from 9 to 11 a.m.
Two Mile Coffee Bar, located inside the former 95th Street Metra station, 1766 W. 95th St., held its grand opening on April 20, with state Sen. Bill Cunningham (from left), Patrick Dertinger, Gretta Dertinger, Sonia Hollister, Nate Hollister and Beverly Area Planning Association Executive Di…
Two people were arrested for the burglary of Beverly Woods restaurant in Morgan Park on April 10, according to the Chicago Police Department 22nd District.
Mother McAuley High School senior Jane McGuire, of Mt. Greenwood, has been honored with a Certificate of Excellence from the Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, a national program that honors youth volunteers for outstanding volunteer service.
SCC/Special Olympics Chicago will honor two longstanding supporters of the organization—Carey Pinkowski, executive race director of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, and the Shannon Rovers Irish Bagpipe Band—at a reception on Tuesday, April 23, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., at Carnivale Restauran…
On Sunday May 19, the old and the new come together as the Beverly Area Planning Association (BAPA) launches the new Home Expo on the morning of the popular Beverly/Morgan Park Home Tour. Together, the events offer before-and-after insights to gracious neighborhood living.
Pizzeria Deepo, 1742 W. 99th St., re-opened under new ownership on April 2. Karlie Hernandez, 22, of Beverly, now owns the restaurant, which she worked at for six years. Many menu items will remain the same, Hernandez said, including deep-dish pizza made with the same recipe, as well as Ital…
Jeremy Whisenton, a student at the Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences (CHSAS), was selected as the state FFA Proficiency Winner in Forestry Management.
South Side couples are invited to attend “Brews & I Do’s,” a new wedding event featuring local businesses at Open Outcry Brewing Company, 10934 S. Western Ave., on Sunday, April 7, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Mike Mizaur, 25, of Beverly, proposed to Haley Haase, 25, of Lemont, during the South Side Irish Parade while riding on the Bucks for Burn Camp Fire Truck. Haase said yes. (submitted photos)
Nora Dunn, from Mt. Greenwood Elementary School, took first place in the girls 9-year-old division of the Knights of Columbus Free Throw Regional Competition held in Mokena on Feb. 9. Dunn made 19 of 25 free throws for the win. Dunn advanced to the regionals after winning the local Fr. Perez…