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Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park
Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

18 Things To Do In Chicago This Weekend: Riot Fest, Beverly Art Walk And More Fun

The Lakeview Taco Fest, Martini Festival, Edgewater Arts Festival and several Mexican Independence Day celebrations are also on tap.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Danny Golden, Officer Paralyzed In Beverly Shooting, Gets Massive Welcome Home Parade After Leaving Rehab Facility

Ald. Matt O'Shea said he couldn't be prouder of the community for backing Golden with a million-dollar fundraiser and signs of support. "You mark my words, Danny Golden is going to walk again."

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

Virtual 5K Raising Funds For Family Who Lost 14-Month-Old Daughter To Cancer

Supporters are encouraged to buy a RuesCrew T-shirt and complete a 5K in honor of Rue Sieburg, who died from cancer in March.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

Mount Carmel Will Remain All-Boys School As Leaders Take Coed Plan Off The Table For Good

The Catholic school considered going coeducational. But leaders are abandoning the plan after a negative response from parents.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Rainbow Cone Franchises Now Available In 12 Other States: Here’s How Much It Costs To Own One

Startup investments including training expenses, design, construction, signs, computer systems and licenses can run up to about $1.3 million, plus franchise and marketing fees.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

Marist High School To Turn Football Field Into ‘Southside SummerFest’ This Weekend

The new event features sets from Back Country Boys, Soul 2 The Bone, The Ron Burgundy's and Tributosaurus.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

Far Southwest Side Alderman Demands Investigation After Hundreds Of Homes Flooded

More than 500 calls about flooding were reported to 311 after a weekend storm, Ald. Matt O'Shea said. "The toilet was flushing water like a fountain; we could not stop it," one Mount Greenwood resident said.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

Off-Duty Cop Paralyzed In Beverly Shooting Released From Hospital After Outpouring Of Support

A GoFundMe to support Golden's recovery has raised $1.3 million and Tom Brady, Ozzie Guillen and other celebrities have sent messages of support.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

Off-Duty Cop Paralyzed In Beverly Shooting Was Trying To Break Up Fight Outside Bar, Prosecutors Say

In text messages, the men charged joked about the shooting, prosecutors said. A GoFundMe for 31-year-old Danny Golden's recovery raised $550,000 in its first few hours live.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

COVID Vaccination Sites For Kids, Families Have Slots Open Throughout Summer

Anyone 6 months and older can get a COVID-19 vaccine. South Side sites are open throughout the summer for families.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

Many Business Owners Relieved, Others Skeptical As Private Security Begins In Beverly, Mount Greenwood

Unarmed guards started patrolling commercial strips on the Southwest Side as part of a pilot program last week. The move is partly in response to local entrepreneurs' concerns about a rise in crime.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

After Fire Destroys Morgan Park Family’s Home, Loved Ones Raising Money To Help Injured Couple Heal 

The Corderos, who are in the 70s, were badly burned in the June 18 fire and remain hospitalized.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

Citing ‘Troubling’ Police Shortages, O’Shea Brings Private Security To Beverly, Mount Greenwood

The private security guards will patrol commercial strips in Beverly, Morgan Park and Mount Greenwood, Ald. Matthew O'Shea said.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

Afro Joe’s Coffee Shop Reopens In Beverly Saturday: ‘We Can’t Wait To See Peoples’ Faces’

Afro Joe's will reopen in Beverly for the Memorial Day weekend with live music and a DJ. The beloved coffee shop closed its Auburn Gresham location in April.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

14 Candidates Vying For Bobby Rush’s Congressional Seat Make Their Case To 1st District Voters At South Side Forum

With few differences in their end goals, more than a dozen candidates shared their legislative goals and touted their experience at a 1st District candidates' forum Monday.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

City Grange Closes Lincoln Square, Beverly Garden Stores, Hints At Possible Comeback In Edgewater

Owner LaManda Joy closed the shops after moving back to Oregon for family reasons. But a comeback is "plausible," as the business still controls a lease at a historical Edgewater shop it used for a pop-up.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Afro Joe’s Coffee Shop Opening In Beverly As City Grange Closes South Side Location

Owners Kendall and Aisha Griffin expect the shop to open in coming weeks: "We’re excited about introducing a new community to Afro Joe’s."

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

Rainbow Cone Is ‘Finally Venturing North’ As Iconic South Side Company Teams Up With Buona Beef

A shared Rainbow Cone and Buona Beef location will open in Skokie May 11. It will be the second joint restaurant in the two-year-old merger.

Citywide

South Side Nuns Find Their Rhythm — And A Sense Of Community — At Beverly Line Dancing Class

Dominican sisters Diane Boutet and Jean Matijosaitis said God watches over them as they slide in dance class.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

Chicago River To Be Dyed Green Again, And Parades Are Back For St. Patrick’s Day Weekend

The Downtown, South Side and Northwest Side St. Patrick's Day parades will return for the first time since the start of the pandemic.

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