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These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Student Council Family Game Night

    Ms. Abarca is asking for $258.56:
    My students need games and prizes to have a family fun filled event.
    Portage Park Elementary School Comment
  • Final Chrome Countdown!

    Ms. Edwards is asking for $325.11:
    My students need a Chromebook to complete 1/3 of our classroom having access to technology.
    Smyser Elementary School Comment

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Feb. 24, 2017 Update

...Prep Chicago website. The closest site for 45th Ward residents is at Wilbur Wright College, 4300 N. Narragansett. Their hours are...

Sat., Feb 25, 9:30 am,Austin-Riving Library, Community Room, 2nd Floor, 6100 W. Irving Park. Join fellow gardeners and neighbors for thePortage Park Garden Club Meeting. This is the annual...

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Join St. John’s Episcopal Church this Saturday for a Mardi Gras party. The event will take place in the church, 3857 N. Kostner, at 6 pm.

On Tuesday evening, a shooting took place on the 4900-block of North Milwaukee. The police have the alleged offender in custody; he has been charged with aggravated battery...

East side of Keeler fro 3837 N. Keeler to 3823 N. Keeler

East side of Keeler fro 3837 N. Keeler to 3823 N. Keeler

On Thursday, the Chicago Plan Commission approved the proposal to build a four-story mixed-use apartment building at 5201 W. Lawrence.

Sidewalk Cafe applications are available to download online. Completed applications and required documentation may be submitted via mail or in person to the Small Business Center in City Hall, Room 800, 121 N. LaSalle Street, Chicago, IL 60602.

Six Corners and the Filament Theatre are hosting a Social after Six event featuring tacos and board games from 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM on Tuesday, February 28, at the Filament Theatre, 4041 N. Milwaukee.

Join Portage Park Neighborhood Association, Old Irving Park Association (OIPA), and Jefferson Park Forward at Galvin’s Public House, 5901 W. Lawrence, from 7-10 PM on Monday, February 27, for great company and irresistible drink and food specials.

Art Side Out Studio, 4101 N. Milwaukee, is booking a strong schedule of parades in 2017, the first of which will be theNorthwest Side Irish Parade on March 12.

Liberty Tax Service, 4900 W. Irving Park, has again partnered with the Irving Park Community Food Pantry, 3801 N. Keeler. For every tax return completed through February 28, Liberty Tax will donate $5 to the food pantry.

Liberty Tax Service, 4900 W. Irving Park, has again partnered with the Irving Park Community Food Pantry, 3801 N. Keeler. For every tax return completed through February 28, Liberty Tax will donate $5 to the food pantry.

...or by mail no later than 3:#0 PM Friday, March 2, to CTA Headquarters, 567 W. Lake St., 2nd Floor Bid Office, Chicago, IL, 60661...

Interested artists are invited to attend a pre-bid meeting on Monday, February 6 between 6 PM and 7:30 PM at the Mayfair Branch Library, 4400 W. Lawrence, where CTA personnel will provide additional program information and answer questions.

In the fall of 2016, the event sold out at Community Tavern. This time around, the Filament Theatre will partner with Fannies Cafe, 5044 W. Montrose, to offer audiences this unique experience.

Sat., Feb 25, 7-10 pm, Independence Tap, 3932 W. Irving Park. West Walker resident Chris Gombas and his band mates of The Stop Gap Measurewill perform at theWest Walker Winter Social. Bar snacks and a cash bar. RSVP by Feb. 20 to Cindi Webber via email or at 773-539-8346.Cost of purchases.

Sun., Feb 26, 10 am-4 pm, Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, 2430 N. Cannon. There are so many ways to give back to your community in 2017. Save the...

Mon., Feb 27, 5:30-8:30 pm, The TapRoom at Lagunitas Brwing Co, 2607 W. 17th St....

Mon., Feb 27, 7 pm,St. Robert Bellarmine, 4646 N. Austin. The SRB Spirit Garden needs you! They are seeking gardeners of all experiences to join the SRB Meeting to learn more. Free.

Tue., Feb 28, noon-1 pm, Eden United Church of Christ, 5051 W. Gunnison.Join fellow community members for the Lunch N Learn discussion, Bridging Community in Divided Times. Open to all. More info: email the church or call (773) 283-5557. Free.

Tue., Feb 28, 5-7:30 pm, 4057 N. Harding.Indulge on regular or Swedish plancakes served with a choice of lingonberries, maple syrup, or...

Tues., Feb 28, 7 pm, Rosedale Park, 6312 W. Rosedale.Join neighbors to learn how you can participate in supporting your community during the Gladstone Park Neighborhood Association meeting. Free.

Wed., Mar 1, 4-10 pm, Trattoria Porretta Ristorante, 3656 N. Central. Help raise money for a local school during theTrattorria Porretta Fundraising Night. 15% of all...

Sat., Mar 4, 2:30-4:30 pm, Old Irving Brewing, 4419 W. Montrose. Join Chicago Fringe Festival as they celebrate and announce the final list of artists and organizations that will be performing in the 2017 festival during the Festival Lottery Party. More info: online. Free.

Tue., Mar 7, 11 am,Community Room atthe 17th District Police Station, 4650 N. Pulaski. Learn about victims’ rights during a Domestic Violence Meeting. More info: 312-742-4588. Free.

Tue., Mar 7, 7 pm,Independence Park Bungalow, 3945 N. Springfield. Join neighbors to learn how you can participate in supporting your community during aGIPNA Board Meeting. Free.

Wed., Mar 8, 7 pm,Athletic Field, 3546 W. Addison. Learn what you can do about crime during the 1732-1733 beat meeting. Find your beat at the 17th district beat map. More info: 312-742-4588. Free.

Fri., Mar 10, 6 pm,City News Cafe, 4018 N. Cicero. Enjoy the blues of Lurrie C. Bell as he plays an acoustic set. Cost of purchases.

Sat., Mar 11, 1 pm-Midnight, Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox.Celebrate all things Irish at the annual St. Patrick’s Festival. Music, food, fun, and more! More info:online. Cost of purchases.

Sat., Mar 11, 7 pm,Irving Park Lutheran Church, 3938 W. Belle Plaine. Meet neighbors and play games during Game Night in Fellowship Hall. Free.

Tue., Mar 14, 7 pm,Kilbourn Park, 3501 N. Kilbourn. Learn what you can do about crime during the 1731 beat meeting. Find your beat at the 17th district beat map. More info: 312-742-4588. Free. 

Sat., Mar 18, 10 am-2 pm, Arturo Velasquez Institute, 2800 S. Western. Listen to keynote speaker Laura Gutierrez Ramos of Nuevo Leon Restaurant, receive free assistance from...

Tue., Mar 21, 8 am, LYDIA Home, 4300 W. Irving Park.Meet other businesses, listen to guest speakers, and enjoy a complimentary breakfast at thePortage Park Chamber of Commerce Monthly Networking Meeting. Registration required: email organizers. Free.

Wed., Mar 22, 7 pm,Community Room at the 16th District Police Station, 5151 N. Milwaukee. Learn what you can do about crime during the 1623 beat meeting. Find your beat at the 16th district beat map. More info: 312-742-4521. Free.

Sat., Mar 25, 6:30 pm-Midnight, 4447 N. Lowell. Win great prizes during this luau themed Big Red Auction for St. Edwards. Cost of purchases. 

Wed., Mar 29, 7 pm,Basement Auditorium of the Congregational Church, 5320 W. Giddings. Meet neighbors and discuss how to improve your community during the Jefferson Park Neighborhood Association monthly meeting. Free.

    Feb. 24, 2017 Update
    Dear Neighbor, Join St. John's Episcopal Church this Saturday for a Mardi Gras party. The event will take place in the church, 3857 N. Kostner, at 6 pm. Enjoy delectable food from The Cajun Connoisseur, followed with lively and festive music from Joe Lill. There will be a cash bar with alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.
    http://ward45.org

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    Six Corners and the Filament Theatre are hosting a Social after Six event featuring tacos and board games from 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM on SATURDAY MARCH 11, at the Filament Theatre, 4041 N. Milwaukee.

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Police: Burglars take jewelry, cash and tech from NW Side homes

at 3:20 p.m. on Feb. 15 in the 4200 block of North Parkside;

between 2:45 p.m. and 3 p.m. on Feb. 15 in the 4000 block of North Mason;

between 2:15 p.m. and 2:45 p.m. in the 4100 block of North Long.

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between noon and 4 p.m. on Feb. 9 in the 5200 block of West Berteau;

at 3:30 p.m. on Feb. 16 in the 4900 block of West Hutchinson; and

    Police: Burglars take jewelry, cash and tech from NW Side homes
    Police are warning residents of a string of burglaries throughout February in the Portage Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. In each incident, one or more burglars broke into the homes through rear or side doors and stole electronics, jewelry, cash and other items, according to an alert from Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

  • paul in jefferson jefferson park resident

    What are they doing about it will robinson, warning warning.

  • Building a 100 unit CHA subsidized housing complex in Jefferson Park is not going to help. Thieves aren't going to stop at the Portage/Jefferson dividing line. More crime to come if this gets built. Join us as we go to 45th Ward Alderman Arena's Ward night tomorrow , Februaury 28, 2017 (5:00pm to 7:00pm), and tell him he needs to pull his support of this project at 5150 N. Northwest Hwy; this project will hurt the entire NW-side.

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Luther North College Prep To Close In June

Founded in 1909 as "one of the first Lutheran high schools in the world," according to its website, Luther North moved in 1953 to its current location at 5700 W. Berteau Ave. in Portage Park.

    Luther North College Prep To Close In June
    PORTAGE PARK - Luther North College Prep will hold its last class in June, closing out more than a century as one of the city's only Lutheran high schools, administrators announced Friday. Principal Wayne Wenzel cited low student enrollment and "ongoing financial challenges" for the decision to close the school last week.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

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These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Student Movement

    Ms. Abarca is asking for $184.04:
    My students need clipboards, stress balls, putty, a scheduling chart, and slant board.
    Portage Park Elementary School Comment
  • Student Council Family Fun

    Ms. Abarca is asking for $238.20:
    My students need bingo game set, bingo cards and chips, and a wireless microphone system.
    Portage Park Elementary School Comment
  • Expanding Our Horizons!

    Mr. Zagorski is asking for $518.47:
    My students need scooters in order to try some new games and activities, such as scooter soccer, hockey and scooter ball.
    Smyser Elementary School Comment

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  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    INTERIOR RENOVATIONS, REMOVE FRONT OPEN ENTRY STAIRS W/BALCONY ABOVE AND REPLACE W/ NEW 1 STORY OPEN PORCH W/ROOF, AND NEW REAR ONE STORY OPEN DECK AT AN EXISTING 2 STORY WITH BASEMENT SFR AS PER PLANS**CERTIFIED CORRECTIONS- - SUBJECT TO FIELD INSPECTIONS & AUDIT **

    5328 W. Warner Ave. Issued February 23, 2017 Comment
  • Permit issued for easy permit process

    CROWN CASTLE / T-MOBILE - RECONFIGURING RADIOS ON EXISTING TOWER. CH91029A / 817291

    7532 W. Addison St. Issued February 22, 2017 Comment

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