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Car club calendar

July 15: Elgin Area Historical Museum, 360 Park St., Registration, $10, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Top 25 awards by 3:30 p.m. Enjoy free museum tours, live bands, food vendors. KJP Car Shows. For details, call Mike at (847) 895-0032, text John Pullaro at (847) 275-8290, or visit JP Car Shows on Facebook.

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Northern Rays Ltd. Corvette Club meets 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month at Crazy Pour Sports Bar, 105 E. North Ave. Villa Park. Sponsored by Sunrise Chevrolet, Glendale Heights. www.northernrayscorvetteclub.com.

    Car club calendar
    July 14: Hanover Township Food Pantry Charity Car Show, 5-9 p.m., Barrington Road and Tower Drive, adjacent to Tap House Grill, Hanover Park. Help take a byte out of hunger and support Hanover Park and Hanover Township Astor Avenue Food Pantry. Rain date, July 28. Entry fee, $10 plus nonperishable food item.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

Jul 06

Park District of Highland Park commissioner missed 70 percent of meetings so far this year

The Park District of Highland Park's Recreation Center, 1207 Park Ave.

    Park District of Highland Park commissioner missed 70 percent of meetings so far this year
    Park District of Highland Park commissioners won't be removing a colleague from office even though she has missed a majority of park board meetings over the past year. Meeting records show that Lori Flores Weisskopf, a commissioner since 2011, has been absent from 10 of 14 park board meetings since January and 17 of the 29 meetings that have taken place in the 12 months since last July.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Jul 04

Car calendar

July 15: Elgin Area Historical Museum, 360 Park St., Registration, $10, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Top 25 awards by 3:30 p.m. Enjoy free museum tours, live bands, food vendors. KJP Car Shows. For details, call Mike at (847) 895-0032, text John Pullaro at (847) 275-8290, or visit JP Car Shows on Facebook.

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July 7: Annual Presence Resurrection Retirement Community Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show, 7262 W. Peterson Ave., Chicago, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Proceeds from the $20 vehicle registration fees, raffle...

Northern Rays Ltd. Corvette Club meets 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month at Crazy Pour Sports Bar, 105 E. North Ave. Villa Park. Sponsored by Sunrise Chevrolet, Glendale Heights. www.northernrayscorvetteclub.com.

    Car calendar
    The Chicago suburbs are home to many car lovers and clubs devoted to models ranging from the Alfa Romeo to Volkswagen. The Daily Herald has compiled a list of monthly meetings for area car clubs, as well as several local motorcycling groups.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

Jul 03

Lake and Lathrop proposal draws resident ire

Lake and Lathrop proposal draws resident ire

    Lake and Lathrop proposal draws resident ire
    Lake and Lathrop proposal draws resident ire
    http://www.riverforest.com

Jun 26

New community garden blossoms in River Forest

A new community garden is blooming in River Forest, at the Pump House at the intersection of Jackson Avenue and Berkshire Street. Read More...

    New community garden blossoms in River Forest
    A new community garden is blooming in River Forest, at the Pump House at the intersection of Jackson Avenue and Berkshire Street.
    http://www.riverforest.com

Jun 19

Finally, Lake and Lathrop

Finally, Lake and Lathrop

    Finally, Lake and Lathrop
    It has been a long time coming but the signs are good that a real and viable mixed-use development project is coming to Lake Street in River Forest.
    http://www.riverforest.com

Jun 19

Public hearing set for Lake/Lathrop development

The River Forest Development Review Board will hold a public hearing about a proposed development at Lake Street and Lathrop Avenue. Read More...

    Public hearing set for Lake/Lathrop development
    The River Forest Development Review Board will hold a public hearing about a proposed development at Lake Street and Lathrop Avenue.
    http://www.riverforest.com

Jun 15

'Significant properties': Historic commission seeks ways to preserve River Forest homes

Following the loss of three significant properties, including 747 William St. earlier this year, the River Forest Historic Preservation Commission is seeking additional ways to protect its historic homes.

The third property, at 839 Park Ave., was demolished in 2009 prior to the completion of the significant property list in 2013, officials said.

    'Significant properties': Historic commission seeks ways to preserve River Forest homes
    Following the loss of three "significant" properties within the village in recent years, the River Forest Historic Preservation Commission is hoping to undertake additional preservation efforts. During the June 11 village board meeting, HPC Chair David Franek said the village could share information on its website about River Forest homes for sale that are either significant properties or have won a historic preservation award.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Jun 07

Tenants to begin moving into downtown Clarendon Hills luxury apartments in July

And with no desire to leave the area, or even Clarendon Hills, the couple decided they would be among the first tenants of the new 42-unit luxury apartment development at 229 Park Ave., in the village’s downtown area.

    Tenants to begin moving into downtown Clarendon Hills luxury apartments in July
    After living in Clarendon Hills for the past 35 years and raising five children, Tobin and Laura Chakeen decided it was time to downsize. And with no desire to leave the area, or even Clarendon Hills, the couple decided they would be among the first tenants of the new 42-unit luxury apartment development at 229 Park Ave., in the village's downtown area.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Jun 05

Sources: Designer Kate Spade Found Dead In Manhattan Apartment In Apparent Suicide

Kate Brosnahan, 55, was found by her housekeeper at 10:20 a.m. at her home at 850 Park Ave. Brosnahan achieved fame in the fashion world under the name Kate Spade.

    Sources: Designer Kate Spade Found Dead In Manhattan Apartment In Apparent Suicide
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) - Kate Spade was found dead in her Manhattan apartment on Tuesday following an apparent suicide, sources tell CBS2. Kate Brosnahan, 55, was found by her housekeeper at 10:20 a.m. at her at 850 Park Ave. Brosnahan achieved fame in the fashion world under the name Kate Spade.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

Jun 04

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Jun 04

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Jun 01

Prime ex-Yugoslav property in NY sold for over $12 million

BELGRADE, Serbia -- The Serbian foreign ministry says a six bedroom, four bathroom duplex apartment at 730 Park Ave in New York will be sold for $12.1 million and split among the former Yugoslav republics.

    Prime ex-Yugoslav property in NY sold for over $12 million
    BELGRADE, Serbia -- The Serbian foreign ministry says a six bedroom, four bathroom duplex apartment at 730 Park Ave in New York will be sold for $12.1 million and split among the former Yugoslav republics.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

Jun 01

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May 24

Chicago Scene: Freedom Walk To The Wall

...Walk to the Wall” will begin on Friday, May 25 in Veterans Memorial Park in (299 Park Ave.) Glencoe, Illinois at 8am, and head to Navy Pier in downtown Chicago. From the city...

    Chicago Scene: Freedom Walk To The Wall
    Jill Stephenson This Memorial Day weekend, Gold Star mom Jill Stephenson along with dozens of military veterans and supporters will join together to make a 105-mile journey to honor those whose lives have been lost fighting for our country.
    http://wgntv.com

May 22

The demolition of an icon

747 William in River Forest is no more. The cruel teeth of the excavator bit into what had once been a part of a rare Prairie-style housing development. The event, while not unexpected, was still a shock. Read More...

    The demolition of an icon
    747 William in River Forest is no more. The cruel teeth of the excavator bit into what had once been a part of a rare Prairie-style housing development. The event, while not unexpected, was still a shock.
    http://www.riverforest.com

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