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Added Mar 17 2017 dearly missed. Services for Miss Ollie will take place this Saturday at Epworth Church, 5253 N. Kenmore. Visitation will take place from 9 to 11am, with a funeral service beginning at 11am... 1 pm, for the annual 48th Ward Senior Wellness Fair at the Broadway Armory, 5917 N. Broadway. Attendees will enjoy light refreshments, fun activities, and freebies. Our fair will include over 50... in welcoming the Chicago Mosaic School to Edgewater, as they open their doors at 1101 W. Granville next week. The Chicago Mosaic School is the only non-profit school for mosaic arts...

...take place at this location through summer. Ultimately, the school will take permanent residence at 1127 W. Granville, which is currently under construction. I am thrilled to have Chicago Mosaic School in our...

This Sunday, come out to Bar 63, 6341 N. Broadway, 12-6pm, for a St. Baldrick’s Day event to help raise money for childhood cancer research. The event will include head shaving, live Irish music, face painting, a photo booth, raffle prizes, and live auction. Click here for more information.

...have been distributing signs throughout the city. Signs are available at the 48th Ward office, 5533 N. Broadway. If you know a group or individual who would like a yard or window sign...

Margate Park Fieldhouse, 4921 Marine Dr.

...Cruelty Society’s spay/neuter clinic is located in Chicago’s River North neighborhood at 169 W. Grand Avenue. Free parking is available on-site. Click here for more information...

Beat 2433 meetings are held at 7 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of every month in the Edgewater Library, 6000 N. Broadway. Click here to download a schedule.

Cast your vote for your favorite businesses and local organizations in Andersonville! Voting is open through Friday, March 17. Winners will be honored at the annual Andersonville Honors Party on Wednesday, April 5 at Mary’s Attic, 5400 N. Clark St.

Sunday, March 19 from 1:00 – 3:00 pm at St. Margaret Mary Gym, 7341 N. Claremont

Saturday, April 1 from 12:00 – 2:00 pm at St. Gertrude Gym, 1401 W. Granville

Soccer teams for girls and boys, ages 4-18. Spring season from April 23 – June 11 – games on Sunday afternoons at Rogers Park (Rockwell & Jarlath)

Oak Street Health, 1541 W. Devon, offers a full calendar of community events for seniors. A few highlights for March: soft and classical Masinqo (a traditional Ethiopian musical instrument) at Edgewater’s Ethiopian Diamond (6120 N. Broadway). Ethiopian Diamond will donate 10% of all sales on Friday, March 10, to Swift Elementary...

...Diamond will donate 10% of all sales on Friday, March 10, to Swift Elementary School, 5900 N. Winthrop...

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. 

5211 N. Clark St

Chicago Sulzer Regional Library, 4455 N. Lincoln Ave

1044 W. Bryn Mawr

1106 W. Thorndale Ave

5153 N. Ashland

6433 N Ravenswood

6157 N. Clark

5451 N. Broadway

6205 N. Sheridan Rd.

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Date published
March 10, 2017
    Weekly Update from Your Alderman - March 10, 2017
    Congratulations to the Edgewater Chamber of Commerce on an incredibly successful International Dinner Crawl on Wednesday. Over 150 people attended the event, strolling along Broadway to experience the plethora of international, women-led food businesses in our community - from locally made tofu by Phoenix Bean (hosted at Steep Theatre), to carnitas sliders at Edgewater's newest restaurant The Growling Rabbit, to a sneak peek of soon-to-open Edge of Sweetness Bakery.

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