The sky was a clear blue—and throughout Beverly/Morgan Park, vibrant colors decorated storefronts, studios and other public spaces as part of the eighth annual Beverly Art Walk on Sept. 18.
A New Orleans-style costume party is coming to North Beverly, with proceeds benefitting a new scholarship to be awarded to a senior at Morgan Park High School (MPHS) who plans to study the arts or social sciences in college.
An Orland Park woman who was a longtime special-education teacher in Evergreen Park died after being shot on the Dan Ryan Expressway, and according to authorities, two people were taken into custody but released without charges.
Chicagoans are mourning the death of a Chicago Police Department (CPD) officer who was shot and killed in the line of duty; another officer shot during the incident remains in critical condition.
Members of the Southwest Morgan Park Civic Association (SMPCA) and local residents are working to apply for a city grant to improve a Chicago Park District property in Morgan Park.
A suspect was arrested shortly after a robbery at a business in Mt. Greenwood, but he was not charged in connection with the incident and instead was taken into custody on a Cook County warrant.
After a one-year hiatus, a popular outdoor music festival is returning to Beverly—and after performers offered a sneak peek of the show on July 2, organizers hope it attracts more guests than ever before.
Three law-enforcement officers—one from the Chicago Police Department (CPD) and two who are agents with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF)—were shot while inside an unmarked vehicle on an 119th Street entrance ramp of Interstate 57, according to CPD officials.
A virtual community meeting was held June 23 to gather public feedback on the Chicago Department of Transportation (CDOT) completing the second phase of a streetscape improvement project along 111th Street in Mt. Greenwood.
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.
Two power issues occurred at the Roseland water pumping station the morning of May 25, but the station was fully back online shortly afterward, and a boil order was not issued for Beverly/Morgan Park, according to city officials.
The Rev. Larry Sullivan has been reinstated as pastor of the parish of Christ the King Roman Catholic Church after, according to Cardinal Blase Cupich, allegations of sexual assault from over 35 years ago were found to be unsubstantiated.
A large portion of the 19th Ward was under a 24-hour boil order for water usage after an incident in which ComEd was performing maintenance at the Roseland water pumping station, according to city officials.
Authorities said the death of a Chicago Police Department (CPD) officer from Mt. Greenwood on March 5 was determined to be a suicide.
After multiple fatal shootings last year outside local businesses, the city will install more than a dozen new public-safety cameras throughout the 19th Ward to help police solve crimes.
A man with a criminal history was arrested for robbing a convenience store in Mt. Greenwood, according to the Chicago Police Department Office of News Affairs.
Chicago Public Schools (CPS) buildings re-opened for in-person learning on Jan. 11, drawing mixed reactions from members of the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU).
People in the 19th Ward and across Chicago are reeling after a retired Chicago firefighter was shot to death during an attempted carjacking outside a business on Western Avenue.
A 65-year-old retired Chicago firefighter who lived just east of the 19th Ward was shot and killed during an attempted carjacking outside a business in Morgan Park, according to the Chicago Police Department.
As new statewide mitigations limit the services that businesses can offer and keep families apart during the holidays, comedian Pat McGann hopes he can at least provide a few laughs and help the local economy.
As the city again is nearly entirely shut down, local businesses are uniting with 19th Ward Ald. Matt O’Shea to support the local economy with new raffles and contests.
While the nation awaits the results of the presidential election, several local races were completed on Election Day on Nov. 3—and in one race, history was made.
The Chicago Marathon moved to an alternative, virtual format this year, and for Brendan Cunningham, that meant an opportunity to run through Beverly/Morgan Park, supporting a hospital that has meant so much to local families.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced a re-tightening of COVID-19 restrictions in response to a recent, rapid rise in cases and hospitalizations over the past two weeks. Beginning Friday, Oct. 23, at 6 a.m., a business curfew will be in effect from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. for all non-essential businesses…