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Cicero Officials Stress Cicero Water is Safe

Cicero Officials Stress Cicero Water is Safe

Town of Cicero officials Wednesday said that residents should not have fears about the safety of water, and they emphasized the Water Department actively monitors lead levels using State certified… Read more »

Shakespeare in the Parks Continues Through August

Shakespeare in the Parks Continues Through August

Artistic Director Barbara Gaines shared her excitement about this year’s Chicago Shakespeare in the Parks tour, featuring her 75-minute version of the ever-popular A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Mischief ensues when the Fairy Court discovers… Read more »

Top Four Grilling Tips for Grilling Season

Top Four Grilling Tips for Grilling Season

Grilling season is here, making it the perfect time to enjoy outdoor barbecues with friends and family and trying out brand new recipes with savory pork favorites. Pork, the classic… Read more »

Lit & Luz Festival Brings Mexican Authors and Artists to Chicago

Lit & Luz Festival Brings Mexican Authors and Artists to Chicago

MAKE Literary Production’s Lit & Luz Festival of Language, Literature, and Art is a cultural exchange between writers and visual artists from Mexico and Chicago. The festival runs October 13th-20th and takes… Read more »

PNC Bank Brings Homeownership Education to Pilsen, Little Village

PNC Bank Brings Homeownership Education to Pilsen, Little Village

PNC Bank will host its third annual “Path to Homeownership” workshop on Saturday August 18, 2018 at the National Museum of Mexican Art, 1852 W. 19th St., in the heart… Read more »

Chicago Park District Breaks Ground on Maplewood Park Fieldhouse

Chicago Park District Breaks Ground on Maplewood Park Fieldhouse

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Park District CEO & Superintendent Michael P. Kelly joined 1st Ward Alderman Joe Moreno to break ground on a new, state-of-the-art fieldhouse at Maplewood Park… Read more »

Legendary DJ Receives Honorary Street Sign

Legendary DJ Receives Honorary Street Sign

House pioneer Julian Jumpin’ Perez receives honorary Chicago street sign on the corner of Fullerton and Narragansett Avenues during Festival Cubano on Friday, Aug. 10th at Riis Park. Alderman Ariel… Read more »

ComEd Generating Jobs Through Intern Program

ComEd Generating Jobs Through Intern Program

By: Ashmar Mandou Gage Park resident Luis Mendoza attributes his productive summer of learning to ComEd’s Tools of the Trade, an annual summer internship program in partnership with After School… Read more »

Becky G Talks Music and Fans

Becky G Talks Music and Fans

By: Ashmar Mandou Singer, songwriter, and actress extraordinaire Becky G created pandemonium in Joliet on Saturday, Aug. 11th where she greeted fervent fans who waited in line for hours in… Read more »

Around Town

Around Town

Compiled by Ashmar Mandou Broadway in Chicago: Heartbreak Hotel Thursday, August 16th 6:15p.m. The cast of HEARTBREAK HOTEL are inspired to host a Candlelight Vigil to honor Elvis as part… Read more »