Some great—and expected—news arrived on June 22 when the Chicago City Council unanimously approved an ordinance that will provide benefits to the families of Chicago police officers and firefighters who die by suicide.
One of the great summertime traditions in Beverly is back in its usual time slot this year: members of Pat’s Pedaling Pack cycling 100 kilometers from St. Barnabas Elementary School to Michigan City, Ind.
As the Beverly Area Planning Association (BAPA) prepares to host its annual Beverly/Morgan Park Home Tour, it’s also time for residents to celebrate another emerging tradition: the BAPA Porch Concert series.
Twitter, one of the most popular social media networks in the world, has agreed to sell its business to Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla who is the richest person in the world and valued at about $270 billion.
This year’s Beverly/Morgan Park Home Tour, organized by the Beverly Area Planning Association (BAPA), offers not only a chance to visit beautiful homes in the community but also learn more about local history.
Those concerned about this nation’s young people, and their capability to become leaders, should consider attending “The Professional ABCs,” a free presentation led by Advice Beyond the Classroom (ABC), which is based out of St. Rita High School and has held events at the Beverly Arts Center.
The local community is understandably excited about the return of popular social events, such as the South Side Irish St. Patrick’s Day Parade, set for Sunday, March 13.
Effective last Monday, Jan. 3, patrons ages 5 and older must show proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 in order to dine indoors, work out at gyms or enter entertainment venues in Chicago where food or drink is being served.
The Chicago Police Memorial Foundation (CPMF) continued its successful Get Behind the Vest campaign by distributing 434 new ballistic vests to Chicago Police Department (CPD) officers on Dec. 1 at the city’s public-safety headquarters, 3510 S. Michigan Ave.
Armed carjackings have become a problem in the 19th Ward and across Chicago, and citizens are concerned about what to do to avoid being victimized and, if targeted, how to react safely.
A hand signal indicating that someone needs help is in the spotlight after authorities initially said a missing Kentucky teenager used the signal to be rescued from a 61-year-old man.
The Beverly Hills Turkey Trot 5K Run and Family Walk will be an in-person event again this year, a welcome activity for anyone looking for a little exercise after Thanksgiving.
The disappearance of Gabby Petito, the 22-year-old who on social media was chronicling her cross-country ride across the United States with her fiance, 23-year-old Brian Laundrie, has captivated the country.