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Yearly Archives: 2019

Fiestas Patrias Recap

Fiestas Patrias Recap

Cicero celebrated another year of honoring the Mexican and Mexican-American residents with a weekend of fun-filled activities including, rides, music, food and a parade. The festival took place last weekend… Read more »

The Puerto Rican Arts Alliance Presents the Exhibition ‘La Primera Parada’

The Puerto Rican Arts Alliance Presents the Exhibition ‘La Primera Parada’

The Puerto Rican Arts Alliance joins the nation and the world in commemorating 50 Years of Stonewall with the exhibition La Primera Parada (The First Parade): Chicago’s Stonewall Moments.  The… Read more »

‘The Ship of Tolerance’ Sails onto Navy Pier

‘The Ship of Tolerance’ Sails onto Navy Pier

Navy Pier, Chicago’s iconic lakefront destination, is thrilled to partner again with EXPO CHICAGO, the International Exposition of Modern & Contemporary Art (September 19 – 22, 2019), to present a… Read more »

Hispanic Heritage Month Series: Principal Angelica Herrera-Vest

Hispanic Heritage Month Series: Principal Angelica Herrera-Vest

By: Ashmar Mandou During Hispanic Heritage Month we honor the generations of Latinx individuals who continue to enrich the cultural fabric of America and the world. This month’s celebration allows… Read more »

Field Museum Joins Global Climate Strike

Field Museum Joins Global Climate Strike

On September 20, youth around the world—including Chicago activists walking from Grant Park to Federal Plaza—will strike to demand action on climate change. As an advocate for Earth, the Field… Read more »

Community Savings Bank Celebrating 75 Years at Customer Appreciation Days

Community Savings Bank Celebrating 75 Years at Customer Appreciation Days

Community Savings Bank will hold its annual Customer Appreciation Days at its main office October 3rd through 5th. The bank is taking this opportunity to thank its customers and invites… Read more »

Berwyn to Host Oktoberfest

Berwyn to Host Oktoberfest

Berwyn’s Oktoberfest presented by Loyola Medicine and MacNeal Hospital is the western suburbs’ biggest party of the year taking place on Fri, Sept 20 from 6p.m., to 11p.m., and Saturday,… Read more »

Arts in the Dark Returns ‘Year of Chicago Theatre’

Arts in the Dark Returns ‘Year of Chicago Theatre’

LUMA8, in collaboration with the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE), is pleased to announce the fifth annual Arts in the Dark, a festive and magical nighttime Halloween… Read more »

Illinois HIV Care Connect Encourages All Young People to Take the Y.O.U.T.H. Quiz

Illinois HIV Care Connect Encourages All Young People to Take the Y.O.U.T.H. Quiz

In an effort to encourage HIV testing and treatment among Illinois youth, Illinois HIV Care Connect introduced the confidential Y.O.U.T.H. Quiz, with a version for young people living with HIV… Read more »

America’s Health Rankings Health of Women and Children Report Shows Nationwide Increase in Teen Suicide and Child Mortality

America’s Health Rankings Health of Women and Children Report Shows Nationwide Increase in Teen Suicide and Child Mortality

Teen suicide and child mortality rates have increased sharply since the 2016 report, according to the United Health Foundation’s 2019 America’s Health Rankings® Health of Women and Children Report. The… Read more »