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Our Local American Legion Post Cordially Invites Local Scout Units to Vets Day Parade

All Girl and Boy Scout units are invited to march in the local American Legion Veterans’ Day Parade on Sunday, November 9. American Legion Post #134 in Morton Grove will hold its annual Veterans’ Day Parade through Morton Grove. The fun-filled parade will kick off at 1:30pm at the Post at 6144 W. Dempster. Scouts should arrive at 12:30pm to line up. We are expecting a large parade turnout this year. Scout units interested in attending should contact Jac Charlier, Scouting Chair, with the American Legion at jac.charlier@gmail.com.

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Marijuana Dispensary on Montrose?

from DNA this morning--
IL Grown Medicine is trying to secure three medical marijuana dispensary licenses in the city, and has partnered with a California-based dispensary to target elderly customers in Wicker Park, Mayfair and Pullman.
The company hopes to open dispensaries at 4739 W. Montrose Ave., 1300-1308 W. North Ave. and 11040 S. Langley Ave.

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Now who will face Rahm?

Karen bowing out to heal from her brain surgery means Rahm just won another election. Can we start a betting pool? What will total voter turnout % be and how much will Rahm win by? We need to liven up this board!

  • @Rob...then why mention it? About 98% of all political workers in Chicago align with one or another sub tribe of the Democratic Party. So when you want to throw a barb you have to be much more precise or the affiliation is meaningless. BTW, in a parallel speech affectation foregoing the adjectival form, you could say there are almost no Republic workers. Which wouldn't be helpful without describing a sub tribal affiliation like RINO, Regular, or Tea Party

  • joanie Resident of Jefferson Park

    Rob the elderly who want assistance going to the polls are identified during campaign canvasses assessing support strength. I've brought elderly to the polls in the past too. I've had a few surprises too, like a couple little old ladies who pulled Republican ballots after being given a ride claiming to support a particular Democratic candidate. It's all in a days work. Many of these senior citizens wouldn't be able to vote without being given a ride to the polls.

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Jefferson Park Sunday Market this Sunday!

Jefferson Park Sunday Market at our usual location at a Long & Lawrence Avenues, 9:30-1:30
Produce vendors, honey, soaps, tamales and craft items like jewelry and bags, as well as several area businesses.
Also 4 Greyhound Racers, a 501c3 that rescues and finds home for ex-greyhound racers, will be showing dogs for adoption.
More at http://www.jeffersonparksundaymarket.com or find us on Facebook & Twitter.

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Check Out All The Neighborhood Connection Project Photos on Facebook

Check out all the photos from today's Neighborhood Connection Project Winter prep and cleanup on our Facebook page. A really big thanks to Park Community Church Edgebrook campus for their focus on being part of the neighborhood. Thanks to the many neighbors, 300 and counting, who just keep coming out to be part of NCP. Once completed in Summer 2015, NCP will be the largest bricolage mural on Chicago's NW side. To be part of NCP and help us reach our fundraising goal, please donate easily and safely online: http://www.gofundme.com/8fhevw

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Big Problem on the streets and alleys

Please help us we are having a big problem with RATS. Help us by cleaning your back yard and garage clean. Also by keeping your garbage cans close and if your garbage has a hole, please replace it soon by calling the alderman office. And if you have dogs pick up their poo, this is the best meal for Rats.If you are having this problem in your alleys or your streets please call the alderman. Before, winter gets here. Please help, Thank you

  • Toddd North Mayfair resident

    I have recently started seeing rats in Gompers Park for the first time. They've probably always been there, but in two years and many, many hours in the park, I'd never seen one. In the last week, I've seen one on four different occasions. It's not surprising, though, as many people treat the pond as a garbage can.

Oct 03

Big Problem on the streets and alleys

Please help us we are having a big problem with RATS. Help us by cleaning your back yard and garage clean. Also by keeping your garbage close and if your garbage has a hole, please replace it soon by calling the alderman office. And if you have dogs pick up their poo, this is the best meal for Rats.If you are having this problem in your alleys or your streets please call the alderman. Before, winter gets here. Please help, Thank you

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Jefferson Park Community Garage Sale

Jefferson Park Community Garage Sale

Sunday, October 5, 2014
8:30 A.M. to 3:30 P.M.
Copernicus Center parking lot
5216 W. Lawrence Ave., Chicago IL
Website: http://www.jpna.net/gs/

Near the Jefferson Park Blue Line & Metra stops
West of the Lawrence Avenue exits from the Kennedy

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CPS Students Earn Your Community Service Hours on Saturday, October 4

CPS students can earn community service hours for participation with the Neighborhood Connection Project Winter Prep and Clean Up

One hour of your time is kindly requested on Saturday, October 4 between 10am-12pm to help get the bricolage underpass mural ready for winter and cleaned up. We'll be raking, watering, planting, cleaning, mowing (and other things that end in "ing") our shared underpass and public space. Your help is needed to get this done. For more information on this fun...

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CPS students can earn community service hours for participation with the Neighborhood Connection Project Winter Prep and Clean Up

One hour of your time is kindly requested on Saturday, October 4 between 10am-12pm to help get the bricolage underpass mural ready for winter and cleaned up. We'll be raking, watering, planting, cleaning, mowing (and other things that end in "ing") our shared underpass and public space. Your help is needed to get this done. For more information on this fun way to improve your neighborhood, contact Kristin Ciarrachi (longtime Edgebrook resident) at kciarrachi@parkcommunitychurch.org.

For this effort, the Neighborhood Connection Project (NCP) is pleased to partner with yet another community institution, Park Community Church (located on Touhy Avenue across from Target).

For more information about the Neighborhood Connection Project, check us out on Facebook or contact Jac Charlier at jac.charlier@gmail.com or Gina Metelica at gina.metelica@gmail.com

As part of its vision to renew Chicago, Park Community seeks to build the goodness and greatness of the city we all love. As we continue to partner with community leaders, organizations and neighbors we seek to make a positive lasting difference throughout Chicago.

About NCP: Started in Spring of 2010, the Neighborhood Connection Project (NCP) is a citizen-led initiative to build community by repairing and beautifying the Metra railroad underpass located at Kinzua, Hiawatha and Lehigh. We were joined by our ongoing partners, Green Star Movement (GSM) and After School Matters (ASM). Phase I underpass beautification efforts were ready to begin and indeed started finally in Spring 2013. GSM worked with ASM's teen interns and our local artists and community volunteers to produce the mural on the East side of the underpass, which was completed in Summer 2013. We completed Phase II when the West wall work was completed in August 2014. During summer 2015 we will finish the project.

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Read about the Fair Allocation in Runways (FAiR) Coalition: Your Leading Voice for Residents

Click on the link to read about the FAiR Coalition in action on behalf of Northwest side Chicago and near Northwest suburban residents. Join FAiR at www.fairchicago.org. Questions? Please ask. Jac.charlier@gmail.com

http://www.dnainfo.com/chicago/20140926/ohare/new-ohare-data-show-it-is-much-louder-than-they-say-it-is-neighbors-say

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