Category: Miscellaneous

Smart911 program can help victims of domestic violence

Smart911 program can help victims of domestic violence

by BRIAN NADIG The city’s Smart911 program can help domestic violence victims by providing police with information that can help officers respond more effectively when someone is in danger. Concerns about domestic violence were...

Purple Hotel site redevelopment receives preliminary approval

Purple Hotel site redevelopment receives preliminary approval

by KEVIN GROSS The Lincolnwood Village Board of Trustees at its meeting Nov. 6 gave preliminary approval for the mixed-use District 1860 development that will feature luxury apartments, a hotel and commercial retail on...

Quigley addresses jet noise

Quigley addresses jet noise

by BRIAN NADIG U.S. Congressman Mike Quigley (D-5) addressed concerns about jet noise and other issues at the Oct. 18 meeting of Jefferson Park Forward. Some residents at the meeting raised concerns about the...

JPNA wants safety committee

JPNA wants safety committee

by BRIAN NADIG The Jefferson Park Neighborhood Association at its meeting Oct. 24 discussed restarting its safety committee and learned about efforts that U.S. Representative Mike Quigley (D-5) is taking to address postal service...

New speed indicators to be installed by schools

New speed indicators to be installed by schools

by BRIAN NADIG Digital speed indicator signs will be installed on main thoroughfares near Edgebrook, Garvy, Immaculate Conception and Saint Juliana schools, according to Alderman Anthony Napolitano (41st). The signs are designed to show...

Hearing on proposed fence at ‘castle’ mansion by expressway delayed

Hearing on proposed fence at ‘castle’ mansion by expressway delayed

by BRIAN NADIG The Zoning Board of Appeals at its Oct. 19 meting delayed a hearing on a proposed fence for the three-story mansion that is known to many residents as the "castle" along...