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July 6, 2018 Update

Tue., July 10, 7 pm,Oriole Park, 5430 N. Olcott. Learn what you can do about crime during the 1613 beat meeting. Find your beat at the 45th Ward map. More info: 312-742-4521. Free.

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Swing by the Jefferson Park Branch Library, 5363 W. Lawrence, between 2-4 pm on Saturday, July 7, to enjoy this collaborative endeavor of creativity and innovation.

After two years of intense renovations to the building at 4060 N. Milwaukee, Fischman Public House finally opened its doors on Thursday.

The workshop will take place on Monday, July 16, from 10 am to 4 pm in the annex space at the Copernicus Center, 5214 W. Lawrence.

Meet at the Jefferson Park fieldhouse, 4822 N. Milwaukee, at 9 am and then head off to three northwest side taco joints. Make sure to bring some money for lunch, a bike lock, and a hungry appetite!

Rosedale Park, 6312 W. Rosedale, will host a Dog Pool Party on Saturday, July 28, from 10-11:30 am.

The free adoption event runs through July 31. They are open for adoptions from noon to 6 pm daily and they’re located at 2741 S. Western. Free parking is available.

A local favorite, Delightful Pastries (5927 W. Lawrence), is in the running to be named the Sweetest Bakery in Ameria. Help them gain local and national recognition by voting for them.

Children can receive free healthy lunches during their summer break in the social center at St. Cornelius Church, 5430 W. Foster.

Fri., July 6, 6:30-8:30 pm, Dunham Park, 4638 N. Melvina. Come and create images in light on a giant, light up screen based on the much-loved vintage game during PLAY BIG…with Light! Fun for all ages! Free.

Sun., July 8, 9 am-1 pm, Independence Park, 3945 N. Springfield. The 14th year of the Michelin Guide-recommendedIndependence Park Farmers Marketcontinues twice a month through...

Sun., July 8, 9:30 am-1:30 pm,Jefferson Memorial Park, 4822 N. Long.Support your favorite vendors and purchase locally grown food at the Jefferson Park Sunday Market...

Tue., July 10, 7 pm,Kilbourn Park, 3501 N. Kilbourn.Learn what you can do about crime during the1731 beat meeting. Find your beat at the 45th Ward map. More info: 312-742-4588.Free.

Wed., July 11, 7 pm, Athletic Field Park, 3546 W. Addison. Learn what you can do about crime during the 1732-1733 beat meeting. Find your beat at the45th Ward map. More info: 312-742-4588. Free. 

Fri., July 13, dusk,Gladstone Park, 5421 N. Menard.Gladstone Park hosts Despicable Me 3 as a part of the Movies in the Parks series. Gather your friends, family, snacks, and blankets and enjoy this free family-friendly movie.Free.

Sun., July 15, 10 am-2 pm, Portage Park, 4100 N. Long.Vendors gather on the NW corner of Long and Irving Park to offer locally grown...

...am-2 pm, Portage Park, 4100 N. Long.Vendors gather on the NW corner of Long and Irving Park to offer locally grown produce, meats, dairy, baked goods, specialty items, prepared foods, and more...

Wed., July 18, 7 pm, 17th District Police Station, Community Room, 4650 N. Pulaski.Learn what you can do about crime during the1722-1723 beat meeting. Find your beat at the 45th Ward map. More info: 312-742-4588. Free.

Thur., July 19, 9 am-4 pm, Navy Pier, Festival Hall B, 600 E. Grand. The Mayor’s Office for Person’s with Disabilities (MOPD) is hosting anAccess Chicagoexposition. Register & more info: online. Free.

Mon., July 23, 5 pm, Gidley Management Group, 4210 W. Irving Park. Old Irving Park and Independence Park area businesses are invited to attend an Old Irving Park Chamber of Commerce Steering Committee Meeting. For more information or to RSVP, call 312-750-1200 or email organizers. Free.

Wed., July 25, 7 pm,Congregational Church of Jefferson Park, Basement Auditorium, 5320 W. Giddings. Meet neighbors and discuss how to improve your community during the Jefferson Park Neighborhood Associationmonthly...

Sat., July 28, 1 pm,Habetler Bowl, 5250 N. Northwest Highway. Are you looking for a fun, new hobby? Or interested in picking up an old...

Tue., July 31, 7 pm,Pasta D’Arte, 6311 N. Milwaukee.Meet neighbors and get involved in your community during theGladstone Park Neighborhood Associationmonthly meeting. More info: online.Free.

    July 6, 2018 Update
    Dear Neighbor, Pan y Rosas Discos continues their partnership with the Jefferson Park Branch Library to provide innovative and experimental music concerts with their Library Experimental series. Saturday's performance features Christopher Riggs, Will Soderberg, and Enid Smith. Swing by the Jefferson Park Branch Library, 5363 W.
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It was my honor to be the Grand Marshall at the Oriole Park 4th of July Independence Day Parade. A terrific job planning the event as always to Al Firak and the Oriole Park Community Club. Congratulation to Charles Schultz and Seth Strzechowski for winning the 2018 Jr. Citizens Award! Happy 4th of July America and God Bless our American Soldiers who have served or have made the ultimate sacrifice in order to give us our independence. Thanks to all the men and woman out there working today- stay hydrated!

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June 22, 2018 Update

Tue., July 10, 7 pm, Oriole Park, 5430 N. Olcott.Learn what you can do about crime during the1613 beat meeting. Find your beat at the45th Ward map. More info: 312-742-4521. Free.

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The plans call for 50,000 square feet of ground-floor retail along Milwaukee Avenue and Irving Park Road, with Aldi serving as the anchor tenant along Milwaukee. There will be 8 stories of...

The 3600-block of North Cicero at 9:49 pm May 21;

The 4700-block of West Irving Park at 1:22 am May 23;

The 3300-block of West Foster between 4:00 and 4:20 am May 26;

The 4600-block of West Irving Park at 2:15 pm May 30; and

The 3600-block of North Harding between 7 pm June 7 and 7 am June 8;

The 3700-block of West Addison between 7:30 am and 4 pm June 8;

The 4000-block of West Warwick from 11 pm June 9 and 3 am June 10;

The 4100-block of West Addison at 12 am on June 10;

The 4000-block of West Waveland between 8:30 pm June 11 and 6:15 pm June 12; and

The 3800-block of North Keystone between 10 pm June 11 and 6:30 pm June 12.

Peoples Gas Work on Foster and Mason

Join LYDIA Home for Hope Fest on Saturday, June 23, from 12-5 pm in the parking lot at LYDIA Home, 4300 W. Irving Park.

Tickets are free for garden club members or $10 for nonmembers, cash and checks only. People will also be able to purchase a garden club membership on the spot! The starting point and ticket sales will take place at 3631 N. Keeler.

Celebrate these sultry summer nights with Six Corners Association at their Bachata & Horchata event on Thursday, June 28, at 7 pm at 4929 W. Irving Park.

The celebration kicks off at 10 am at Independence Park, 3945 N. Springfield. More information is available online.

Meet at the Jefferson Park fieldhouse, 4822 N. Milwaukee, at 9 am and then head off to three northwest side taco joints. Make sure to bring some money for lunch, a bike lock, and a hungry appetite!

The free adoption event runs through July 31. They are open for adoptions from noon to 6 pm daily and they’re located at 2741 S. Western. Free parking is available.

A local favorite, Delightful Pastries (5927 W. Lawrence), is in the running to be named the Sweetest Bakery in Ameria. Help them gain local and national recognition by voting for them.

Children can receive free healthy lunches during their summer break in the social center at St. Cornelius Church, 5430 W. Foster.

Summer camp runs on Thursdays from 2-4 pm at Baltic Art Studio, 4346 N. Milwaukee. Purchase one session for your child for $40 or buy four weeks for $150. The price includes all supplies and tools as well as one-on-one time with an instructor.

The camp runs July 23-27 at St. John’s Lutheran Church and School, 4939 W. Montrose. More information and registration is available online.

Sat., June 23, 9:30 am-12:30 pm,Gompers Park Lagoon, 4222 W. Foster. The 17th District/CAPS will once again hostHooked on Fishing. Up to 60 kids 6-14 years old may participate. Registration required: email organizers or call 312-742-4588.Free.

Sat., June 23, 10 am-12 pm, Sulzer Library, Community Room, 4455 N. Lincoln. Liz Houtz hosts a Helping Feral Cats Near You workshop. Learn how to trap, neuter, and return (TNR) community cats using humane traps. More info:email organizeror call 773-898-9899. Free.

Sat., June 23, 1-10:30 pm,Wrigleyville at Gallagher Way, 3637 N. Clark.The music event of epic proportions returns! Join the Chicago Fire Department and the Chicago...

Sun., June 24, 9:30 am-1:30 pm,Jefferson Memorial Park, 4822 N. Long.Support your favorite vendors and purchase locally grown food at theJefferson Park Sunday Market. The market runs through October and offers a great selection. More info: online. Free to attend, cost of purchases apply.

Mon., June 25, 2-4 pm, Dickinson Playlot, 4101 N. Lavergne. Enjoy storytelling, music, movement, and nature play rooted in neighborhood stories duringArtSeed. Young people and...

Tue., June 26, 7 pm, Pasta D’Arte, 6311 N. Milwaukee. Meet neighbors and get involved in your community during theGladstone Park Neighborhood Associationmonthly meeting. More info: online.Free.

Wed., June 27, 6:30 pm, 16th District Police Station, Community Room, 5151 N. Milwaukee. Guest speaker Karina Gil from Chicago Children’s Advocacy Center will host aKeeping Your Child...

Wed., June 27, 7 pm, Portage Park Senior Center, 4100 N. Long.Learn what you can do about crime during the1624 beat meeting. Find your beat at the45th Ward map. More info: 312-742-4521. Free.

Wed., June 27, 7 pm,Congregational Church of Jefferson Park, Basement, 5320 W. Giddings.Meet neighbors and discuss how to improve your community during theJefferson Park Neighborhood Associationmonthly meeting...

Thur., June 28, 12-10 pm, Josi’s Frozen Yogurt Cafe, 4032 N. Milwaukee. Stop in to enjoy your favorite froyo flavor while supporting a good cause during Josi...

Thur., June 28, 7 pm, St. Bartholomew, Krueger Hall, 4910 W. Addison.Learn what you can do about crime during the1634 beat meeting. Find your beat at the45th Ward map. More info: 312-742-4521. Free.

Sat., June 30, 9 am-2 pm, St. John’s Episcopal, 3857 N. Kostner.Shop for furniture, household items, toys, books, and much more at St. John’s Yard Sale. Rain location: Parish Hall. Donations are welcome on or before June 24.Free to attend, cost of purchases apply. 

Fri., July 6, 6:30-8:30 pm, Dunham Park, 4638 N. Melvina. Come and create images in light on a giant, light up screen based on the much-loved vintage game during PLAY BIG…with Light! Fun for all ages! Free.

Tue., July 10, 7 pm, Kilbourn Park, 3501 N. Kilbourn. Learn what you can do about crime during the 1731 beat meeting. Find your beat at the 45th Ward map. More info: 312-742-4588.Free.

Wed., July 11, 7 pm, Athletic Field Park, 3546 W. Addison. Learn what you can do about crime during the 1732-1733 beat meeting. Find your beat at the45th Ward map. More info: 312-742-4588. Free. 

Fri., July 13, dusk,Gladstone Park, 5421 N. Menard.Gladstone Park hosts Despicable Me 3 as a part of the Movies in the Parks series. Gather your friends, family, snacks, and blankets and enjoy this free family-friendly movie. Free.

...am-2 pm,Portage Park, 4100 N. Long.Vendors gather on the NW corner of Long and Irving Park to offer locally grown produce, meats, dairy, baked goods, specialty items, prepared foods, and more...

Wed., July 18, 7 pm, 17th District Police Station, Community Room, 4650 N. Pulaski. Learn what you can do about crime during the 1722-1723 beat meeting. Find your beat at the45th Ward map. More info: 312-742-4588. Free.

Thur., July 19, 9 am-4 pm, Navy Pier, Festival Hall B, 600 E. Grand.The Mayor’s Office for Person’s with Disabilities (MOPD) is hosting an Access Chicagoexposition. Register & more info: online. Free.

    June 22, 2018 Update
    Dear Neighbor, Farmers Market season is finally here and your local markets offer a fine variety of locally-grown food, artisanal products, and entertainment at each market. The Independence Park Farmers Market takes place this Sunday, June 24, from 9 am to 1 pm at Independence Park, 3945 N.Springfield.
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Jun 20

Police Seek Man For Public Indecency

A man wearing blue spandex shorts and a blue tank top was touching himself on June 14 in an alley on the 5600 block of North Ozark Avenue, in Chicago’s Oriole Park neighborhood.

The offender then walked northbound in the alley between 5600 North Ozark and 5600 Overhill before disappearing from the view of the witness. 

    Police Seek Man For Public Indecency
    CBS (CHICAGO)- Police are searching for a man who touched himself in public in front of a woman who happened to walk by. A man wearing blue spandex shorts and a blue tank top was touching himself on June 14 in an alley on the 5600 block of North Ozark Avenue, in Chicago's Oriole Park neighborhood.
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Weekly Newsletter – June 8, 2018

...a more casual Midsommarfest at the open streets-styled Block Party on Friday night between Summerdale and Balmoral on Clark, hosted in partnership with local businesses and neighborhood groups. Also new to Midsommarfest...

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5800 Block of N. Broadway

Location: CTA substation at 5847 N. Broadway Street

Woodruff Arcade (6351-67 N Broadway) Development

Hollywood and Sheridan has been put on hold. All lanes should be open to vehicular driving. When a future start date is announced, we will inform all via our newsletter. Project start date tentatively scheduled for fall 2018.

5245 N Glenwood

1450 W Balmoral

4956 N. Sheridan Road

...to a Creative Space incorporating working, meeting and small event space. Meet at Colvin House, 5940 N. Sheridan. *Registration required by Wednesday, June 6, limited to 20 people...

...yours. Participants may attend one, two or three English classes. Meet at Senn High School, 5900 N. Glenwood. For more information email or call Edgewater Village. *Registration required...

Edgewater Senior Satellite Center inside the Broadway Armory,  5917 N. Broadway

...the West Ridge Forest Preserve located on 20 acres of land adjacent to Rosehill Cemetery, 5801 N. Western (at Ardmore).  The free program will be presented by Prof. Tom Murphy. Then on June...

...of the Preserve on June 20.  Meet at 10 a.m. at the entrance on Ardmore and Western Avenue.  The tour will last until noon...

4921 N. Marine Dr. | 312.742.7522

1552 W. Schreiber Ave.,Chicago 60626

1533 W Devon Ave., Chicago, IL 60660

...is held Monday – Friday from Noon – 3 pm. All sessions are held at Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark St. (at Granville) in Chicago’s Edgwater neighborhood. To register, please visit www.raventheatre.com/education...

...Out” event of the school year! This month we’ll be at Flaco’s Tacos (1116 W. Granville) ~and~  Gordo’s Homemade Ice Cream Bars (1120 W. Granville). Grab a taco or a...

...be at Flaco’s Tacos (1116 W. Granville) ~and~  Gordo’s Homemade Ice Cream Bars (1120 W. Granville). Grab a taco or a treat on Friday, June 15, and they will donate 10...

...local (Edgewater family-owned) business by ordering your gift cards here and redeeming at the 2815 N. Ashland location.  Each gift e-gift card or plastic gift card purchased earns 20 percent back...

The Edgewater Public Library, 6000 N. Broadway, and the Bezazian Public Library, 1226 W. Ainslie St., offer a wide variety of programs and events each month.BIG BOOK SALE: Supporting the Friends of Bezazian

The Edgewater Public Library, 6000 N. Broadway, and the Bezazian Public Library, 1226 W. Ainslie St., offer a wide variety of programs and events each month.BIG BOOK SALE: Supporting the Friends of Bezazian

...Friday night festivities, with 16 Candles on the North Stage at 8:00 p.m. (Catalpa and Clark) and a DJ X-Tasy Dance Party at the Balmoral Pride Stage (West Balmoral near...

...Parking Lot will offer free entertainment for kids throughout both days. The Swedish Stage (at Clark & Foster) will feature traditional Swedish activities, including a dance around the Maypole on Saturday at 11...

...on Saturday at 11:45 a.m. Guests can also visit the Swedish American Museum (5211 N Clark), which will offer free admission all weekend long...

Buttercup Playlot Park, 4901 N Sheridan Rd.

Click here for more informationThe Christmas in July Drive benefiting Sarah’s Circle in Uptown drop the items, specified in the link, at 4838 N Sheridan.

Friday, June 22 at 1477 W Berwyn 

Saturday, June 23 at 5238 N. Clark

Fat Cat Restaurant & Bar, 4840 N. Broadway

Montgomery Hall, The Episcopal Church of the Atonement, 5749 N. Kenmore Ave

Independent Spirits, Inc. 5947 N. Broadway

Otherworld Theatre, 3914 N Clark Street

WARD OFFICE: 5533 N. Broadway St., Chicago, Illinois 60640

    Weekly Newsletter - June 8, 2018
    Dear neighbor, Protecting the safety and well being of students of Chicago Public Schools is a critical and absolute priority for all those involved in Chicago Public Schools and city government.
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Weekly Update from the Alderman – June 1, 2018

...a more casual Midsommarfest at the open streets-styled Block Party on Friday night between Summerdale and Balmoral on Clark, hosted in partnership with local businesses and neighborhood groups. Also new to Midsommarfest...

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...Street sponsored by Chinese Mutual Aide Association. The run will start at 8 am at Argyle and Sheridan and will head east to our lakefront. Proceeds from the run go to fund the...

...Police Reform and Accountability. The meeting is at 6:30 pm at Amundsen High School, 5110 N. Damen Ave., and we will be discussing four ordinances before the City Council that are focused on...

The Cochran building at 1127 West Granville is immersed in the arts – from the mosaics featured on its façade and three...

Location: CTA substation at 5847 N. Broadway Street

Woodruff Arcade (6351-67 N Broadway) Development

Hollywood and Sheridan has been put on hold. All lanes should be open to vehicular driving. When a future start date is announced, we will inform all via our newsletter. Project start date tentatively scheduled for fall 2018.

1435 W Berwyn

1421 W Gregory

1420 W Rascher

5245 N Glenwood

1450 W Balmoral

4956 N. Sheridan Road

Swedish Covenant Hospital, Anderson Pavillion 2751 W. Winona

...can be dropped off at any Jewel-Osco Store or Alderman Harry Osterman’s Office, 5533 N. Broadway. For a full list of items, you can drop off click on the link above...

Edgewater Senior Satellite Center inside the Broadway Armory, 5917 N. Broadway

Edgewater Library, second floor, 6000 N. Broadway

Richard J. Daley Center, 50 West Washington Street, Courtroom 2005

Fat Cat, 4840 N Broadway

...local (Edgewater family-owned) business by ordering your gift cards here and redeeming at the 2815 N. Ashland location.  Each gift e-gift card or plastic gift card purchased earns 20 percent back...

The Edgewater Public Library, 6000 N. Broadway, and the Bezazian Public Library, 1226 W. Ainslie St., offer a wide variety of programs and events each month.

Plus: Edgewater Beach Apartments (5555 N Sheridan); Malibu East (6003 N. Sheridan); The Renaissance Condominiums (5510 N. Sheridan)

Plus: Edgewater Beach Apartments (5555 N Sheridan); Malibu East (6003 N. Sheridan); The Renaissance Condominiums (5510 N. Sheridan)

Plus: Edgewater Beach Apartments (5555 N Sheridan); Malibu East (6003 N. Sheridan); The Renaissance Condominiums (5510 N. Sheridan)

The Edge Theatre, 5451 N Broadway

...Friday night festivities, with 16 Candles on the North Stage at 8:00 p.m. (Catalpa and Clark) and a DJ X-Tasy Dance Party at the Balmoral Pride Stage (West Balmoral near...

...Parking Lot will offer free entertainment for kids throughout both days. The Swedish Stage (at Clark & Foster) will feature traditional Swedish activities, including a dance around the Maypole on Saturday at 11...

...on Saturday at 11:45 a.m. Guests can also visit the Swedish American Museum (5211 N Clark), which will offer free admission all weekend long...

Movies at Buttercup Buttercup Playlot Park, 4901 N Sheridan Rd. Click here for more information

The Christmas in July Drive benefiting Sarah’s Circle in Uptown drop the items, specified in the link, at 4838 N Sheridan.

Ballroom Classes with Matt Pospeshil June 15 7:30 – 8:30pm Gus Giordano Dance School, 5239 N Clark St

    Weekly Update from the Alderman - June 1, 2018
    Next Tuesday, June 5th I will be chairing a City Council Public Safety committee meeting on Police Reform and Accountability. The meeting is at 6:30 pm at Amundsen High School, 5110 N. Damen Ave., and we will be discussing four ordinances before the City Council that are focused on providing civilian oversight to the Chicago Police Department.
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Summer Camp

Immaculate Conception School 7263 W. Talcott is offering Summer Camp beginning Monday, June 11 - Friday, August 17, 2018. We offer sign up for a full week or any number of days per week. For more information or to request a registration packet please email Dawn LaVeau, Summer Camp Coordinator at frontdesk@icparish.net or call (224) 935-6868.

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