Category Archives: Neighborhoods

Norwood Park School group gives funds to Taft HS

by BRIAN NADIG A fund-raising foundation for Norwood Park School reportedly has donated $45,000 for future improvements at Taft High School, prompting concerns among some parents that those funds should be used

Motorcyclist killed after striking truck

by CYRYL JAKUBOWSKI A Jefferson Park man was fatally injured after he crashed his motorcycle into a delivery truck at about noon Saturday, Sept. 9, in the 6700 block of North Lehigh

Foot patrol officer assigned to Jefferson Park business area

by BRIAN NADIG The 16th (Jefferson Park) Police District recently assigned a foot patrol officer to the Milwaukee-Lawrence commercial district. Until about 20 years ago, foot patrols could be seen on a

CTA terminal rehab set to begin next year

by BRIAN NADIG Work on a $25 million renovation of the Jefferson Park CTA terminal, 4917 N. Milwaukee Ave., is scheduled to start early next year and be completed in 2019. "I

Jeff Pk residents pleased with area’s transportation, housing options but want more retail

by BRIAN NADIG Residents are pleased with the area’s access to public transportation and housing options but want more shopping and dining choices, according a survey that is being used to create

Taft HS receiving $45,000 donation from feeder school fundraising foundation

by BRIAN NADIG A fundraising foundation for Norwood Park School is donating $45,000 for future improvements at Taft High School, according to Taft administrators. The transferring of funds from the Norwood Park