Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Mural on renovated newspaper shed to be unveiled at Nov. 16 ceremony

The unveiling of a community mural will be part of a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16, for the renovated Gladstone Park newsstand near Milwaukee and Central avenues. The project

Aldermen discuss Emanuel’s budget

by KEVIN GROSS Alderman Margaret Laurino (39th) and Nicholas Sposato (38th) offered commented on Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s budget proposal for next year, while other Northwest Side aldermen declined to comment beacause it

Law provides property tax savings

by BRIAN NADIG A new state law will provide Cook County homeowners an estimated $250 to $700 in savings on their annual property tax bill, with higher savings for seniors, according to

Residents voice concerns about vehicle drop-offs

by BRIAN NADIG The city Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection recently held a meeting to hear residents’ concerns about the dropping off of vehicles by tow trucks at Avondale Collision

Former car wash converted into facility for Notre Dame Wrestling Club

by BRIAN NADIG A former car wash facility in Downtown Edison Park was recently converted into a practice and training facility for the Notre Dame Wrestling Club. “A lot of former wrestlers

Gompers Park remained flooded Monday, Oct. 16

GOMPERS PARK, 4222 W. Foster Ave., remained flooded Monday, Oct. 16, after heavy rain on Saturday, Oct. 14, flooded streets and rivers in Chicago and the suburbs. The National Weather Service said