Eugene Diamond worked tirelessly to help children, whether it was during his long career as a pediatrician, being a staunch pro-life supporter or raising his large family.
Br. Rice High School has big plans for the future, and the all-boys Catholic school took another step in fulfilling that vision with a groundbreaking ceremony on June 9 for a revamped main parking lot.
Congresswoman Marie Newman (D-3rd) and 19th Ward Ald. Matt O’Shea announced new efforts to address the local postal delays that local constituents have experienced over the past several months.
A suspect is in custody, and the vehicles stolen during two recent armed carjackings in Beverly have been recovered, according to the Chicago Police Department (CPD) and 19th Ward Ald. Matt O’Shea.
Larry and Linda Bailey, lifelong Beverly residents, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on June 20. The couple was married at St. John Fisher Church and raised their family in the parish of Christ the King Church. They are the proud grandparents of Lucy, Olivia, Matthew, Molly, Ben…
The Beverly Area Arts Alliance will host the Summer Solstice Uprising Market on the business corridor near 103rd Street and Longwood Drive on Saturday, June 19, with DJ Ayana Contreras, of WBEZ radio among the many artists participating. The event runs from 3 to 9 p.m., with outdoor markets …
Barnard Elementary School invites the community to a mural reveal and ribbon-cutting celebration on Friday, June 18, at 6 p.m., at the east side of the For Women Only office building of Dr. Charles Alston and his daughter, Dr. Whitney Alston, 2017 W. 95th St.
Residents can learn about their risk for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes and other chronic, serious conditions with affordable screenings by Life Line Screening at American Legion Post 854, 9701 S. Kedzie Ave., in Evergreen Park, on Thursday, July 15. Screenings can check for …
The Forest Preserves of Cook County will host a celebration of family, freedom and country during its eighth annual Juneteenth Celebration on Saturday, June 19, at the Sand Ridge Nature Center.
The Evergreen Park Public Library will host a slam-dunk book discussion of “The Crossover,” by Kwame Alexander, and a pick-up basketball game for fathers and sons, on Thursday, June 17, at 7 p.m., on the basketball court at Oak Lawn Community High School, 9400 Southwest Highway.
Members of the St. Cajetan Elementary School Class of 2021 enjoy some time together before graduation day. This year’s graduating class was comprised of 34 students.
A free, family-friendly celebration of Juneteenth will be held in the Beverly/Morgan Park community on Saturday, June 19, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
One suspect is in custody and both vehicles stolen during two recent armed carjackings in Beverly have been recovered, according to the Chicago Police Department (CPD) and 19th Ward Ald. Matt O'Shea.
Chicago will join the rest of the state in entering Phase 5 of the plan to reopen from the pandemic on Friday, June 11, an earlier-than-expected date after Mayor Lori Lightfoot said for several weeks she was targeting early July.
Plans are in place for Sutherland Elementary School to provide its seventh- and eighth-graders with their own “mini-campus,” a space featuring flowers and other inspiring amenities in the heart of the school grounds at 10015 S. Leavitt St.
Two armed carjackings were reported in Beverly in the early morning of June 6, and the crimes are connected, according to Chicago Police Department (CPD) officials and 19th Ward Ald. Matt O’Shea.
Alliance Contemporary at NOB will present “Let’s Get Funky” on Saturday, June 12, from 6 to 10 p.m., at the hippest destination in Beverly, the pop-up art space behind Nicky’s of Beverly, 105th Street and Western Avenue.
Greg Lochow, the owner of Franklin Framing, 13019 S. Western Ave., is celebrating the 20th anniversary of his family business. Since opening in 2001, Franklin Framing has served thousands of local residents and businesses as a full-service framing business and art gallery. Although its name …
The staff at Beverly Records loves when the phone rings, and the pace has picked up considerably since the documentary “Live at Mr. Kelly’s” was televised last month on WTTW.
May 25—Micheal Droney, 60, was arrested on the 9500 block of South Beverly Avenue at 12:34 p.m., and charged with possession of a controlled substance, driving on a suspended license, operating a signal when changing lanes and operating an uninsured motor vehicle. Bond information was not av…
Families and friends of the Mother McAuley High School senior class gathered on May 16 to celebrate the more than 200 graduates of the Class of 2021.
In the summer of 2020, Br. Rice High School Director of Counseling Pat Creed looked over a laundry list of scholarships for which Crusader students would be eligible, a tedious but rewarding task that he and the other counselors perform without fail every year.
COVID-19 restrictions held down the size of the crowd, but not its enthusiasm as Leo High School celebrated its 92nd commencement ceremony at St. Margaret of Scotland Church on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 9.
The number of alumni from St. Rita of Cascia High School officially climbed to 25,014 on May 23 as 129 Ritamen walked across the sanctuary of the St. Rita of Cascia Shrine Chapel to receive their diplomas.
As Chicago Police Department (CPD) officers continue to work longer shifts than usual, 19th Ward Ald. Matt O’Shea is co-sponsoring a resolution calling for public hearings on scheduling, deployment strategies and ways to address officer fatigue.
A media report of a mountain lion being reported near 99th Street and Western Avenue was later recanted, and Chicago Animal Care and Control (CACC) officials on the scene said no such animal had been seen in the area.