Category: Norwood Park

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

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 School Education...

Townhouses planned on site of former Mike’s Flower Shop

Townhouses planned on site of former Mike’s Flower Shop

by BRIAN NADIG Four townhouses are planned for the former Mike’s Flower Shop at the northwest corner of Milwaukee Avenue and Imlay Street. A permit to demolish the former flower shop building was issued...

Storage facility in 41st Ward approved by group

Storage facility in 41st Ward approved by group

by BRIAN NADIG The 41st Ward Zoning Advisory Committee at its July 19 meeting unanimously approved a revised proposal to build a self-storage facility at 6250 N. Northwest Highway in Norwood Park. The committee...

Petition clears way for more liquor businesses

Petition clears way for more liquor businesses

by BRIAN NADIG A successful petition drive to lift a ban on the sale of alcohol in a portion of the Norwood Park commercial corridor opens the door for additional liquor establishments in the...

Charges filed in Norwood Park burglary where children hid in house; passerby helped nab suspects

Charges filed in Norwood Park burglary where children hid in house; passerby helped nab suspects

An area resident helped officers apprehend two men who allegedly burglarized a home in the 6800 block of West Hobart Avenue while three girls were hiding inside at about 10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 15,...