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New Year’s Eve Celebrations

New Year’s Eve Celebrations

Compiled by Ashmar Mandou Crystal Gardens New Year’s Eve To see and be seen in a stunning space, hit up Crystal Gardens New Year’s Eve, where you’ll find special guest… Read more »

New Laws Coming into Effect in 2020

New Laws Coming into Effect in 2020

The City of Chicago, along with various City Departments and agencies, is informing Chicago residents, workers and visitors of major new local laws and regulations that will come into effect in 2020. These new laws include: regulations for ensuring safe… Read more »

Citywide Outdoor Ice Rinks Open for the Season

Citywide Outdoor Ice Rinks Open for the Season

Work off holiday calories by hitting one of the Chicago Park District’s outdoor ice skating rinks and Maggie Daley Park’s ice skating ribbon are open for the season through February,… Read more »

Lipinski Applauds Cicero’s Services to Senior Citizens at Christmas Celebration

Lipinski Applauds Cicero’s Services to Senior Citizens at Christmas Celebration

Town President Larry Dominick and the Town of Cicero board including Clerk Maria Punzo-Arias, Supervisor Joe Virruso, Assessor Emilio Cundari, Collector Fran Reitz, and Trustees Larry Banks, Bob Porod, Victor… Read more »

Marillac St. Vincent Hosts Its Annual Christmas Shopping Event for Families In Need

Marillac St. Vincent Hosts Its Annual Christmas Shopping Event for Families In Need

The Marillac St. Vincent (MSV) Family Services Christmas Store is an exciting holiday tradition for Chicago families in need. Dating back to the 1960’s, toy drives by local groups and… Read more »

Chicago Public Library Announces Launch of Sunday Hours

Chicago Public Library Announces Launch of Sunday Hours

Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot and Chicago Public Library (CPL) Commissioner Andrea Telli on Monday announced the rollout of Sunday hours at nine additional library branches beginning December 22nd. Branches will… Read more »

Activists Supporting Trump Impeachment

Activists Supporting Trump Impeachment

Frigid temperatures didn’t deter the more than 2,000 activists who gathered at Chicago’s Federal Plaza Tuesday night. They joined one of the nation’s largest rallies help under the “Nobody is… Read more »

Red Cross Volunteers Respond to 28 Fires in the Past Week

Red Cross Volunteers Respond to 28 Fires in the Past Week

Volunteer disaster responders with the American Red Cross of Chicago & Northern Illinois responded to 28 fires early December in the Chicago & Northern Illinois area including fires in Chicago… Read more »

Enjoy Winter Activities, Events and Programs All Season Long in the  Forest Preserves of Cook County

Enjoy Winter Activities, Events and Programs All Season Long in the Forest Preserves of Cook County

The Forest Preserves of Cook County Winter 2019-2020 Programs and Events guide proves winter doesn’t limit outdoor fun in the Forest Preserves. The season welcomes opportunities to experience winter-themed events… Read more »

Kick Off the New Year with a Fit You

Kick Off the New Year with a Fit You

Kick off the New Year in great shape by working out for free from December 30th, 2019- January 4th, 2020, at any of the Chicago Park District’s citywide fitness centers,… Read more »