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Welcome to the world of the Seldoms’ The Making

The Making Through 11/18: Thu-Sat 7:30 PM, Pulaski Park Field House, 1419 W. Blackhawk, 312-742-7559, theseldoms.org, $20.

    Welcome to the world of the Seldoms' The Making
    click to enlarge Painted banners hang long and low from the rafters of the Pulaski Park Field House, and when the music begins with a noise like a siren, the dancers flicker in and out of view through them, as animals in a thicket or words obscured by censorship bars.
    https://www.chicagoreader.com

Nov 15

The Comedy Clubhouse's "Wishin Control" is a Critic's Pick.

The Comedy Clubhouse, that purple building on Ashland just south of North Ave, just opened with their Main Stage Theatrical, Wishin Control. It was reviewed this past weekend and got the critic's pick:

http://perform.ink/review-wishin-control-comedy-clubhouse/

    Review: WISHIN' CONTROL at The Comedy Clubhouse | PerformInk
    By Jonald Jude Reyes When problems grow weary on a person's mind, sometimes the last string of hope is to just wish. "I wish I would win the lotto," or "I wish the right person would come along," or "I wish Kevin James would make another Mall Cop!"
    http://perform.ink

Nov 14

See The Seldoms newest dance work, "The Makin...

See The Seldoms newest dance work, "The Making", unfold as a roaming performance through our very own Pulaski Park (1419 W Blackhawk St) Nov 16 - 18 at 7:30pm! Check out this free performance & be sure to get your ticket here--> themaking.brownpapertickets.com/

    Chicago Park District
    See The Seldoms newest dance work, "The Making", unfold as a roaming performance through our very own Pulaski Park (1419 W Blackhawk St) Nov 16 - 18 at 7:30pm! Check out this free performance & be...
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Nov 12

  • Rowe Elementary School reviewed by a parent

    My child attended this school 6 yrs and our experience was amazing, this is one school where you feel like a part of whole. Open door polices, with teachers or the principal at all times, any issues you may have are address right in the momont & not put off, I loved that about the school, and the strong academic foundation my child received at Rowe I feel has set her up for success.

    Rowe Elementary School (1424 N Cleaver St) Published on GreatSchools November 11, 2017 Comment

Nov 10

trying to improve safety in our neighborhood

Hello, I was just on of the people robbed by armed men the other evening (near Pulaski park) and I wanted to share with you a message I sent to Alderman Hopkins. I hope that others too will reach out to city officials. These crimes that are happening day and night here need to be stopped. The criminals have zero fear raiding our neighborhoods and terrorizing residents and I hope that we can change that, NOW!

"Hello, I was held...

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Hello, I was just on of the people robbed by armed men the other evening (near Pulaski park) and I wanted to share with you a message I sent to Alderman Hopkins. I hope that others too will reach out to city officials. These crimes that are happening day and night here need to be stopped. The criminals have zero fear raiding our neighborhoods and terrorizing residents and I hope that we can change that, NOW!

"Hello, I was held up by gunmen the other evening returning from work in front of my building just upon exiting the car. I filed a police report and learned from the police and others that mine was not the only incident that night. It seems in a span of a couple of hours these men targeted several people. The incident was terrifying and it was also brought to my attention that the police do not have the forces they need on the street overnight to do their jobs. Also, I also learned recently that they are often told not to chase to apprehend criminals. What are they to do? If the police have their hands tied these criminals know that they can terrorize the unarmed public and do basically whatever they want! It's awful! Also, I had noticed for some time that my street and general area here is quite dark at night. Are there any plans for added lighting or perhaps type of lighting for this area? Thank you very much. I am grateful that I only had to give up some of my belongings to spare my life but I am not the only one who works the second or third shift in this city and not every crime ends without violence. Please help to make the neighborhood safer, day AND night. Not everyone can stay barricaded inside overnight as residents have suggested I do, nor should we have to accept and tolerate that criminals have free reign of the streets just because the sun goes down. Thank you very much for your time. Please advise me if I can be of any assistance in this."

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Nov 09

Backed into my truck

Hi last Saturday Night or Sunday sometime someone backed into my truck a white truck on Huron by Bishop and damage the whole front and so if anybody knows or seen who did it could you please let me know It's not right for somebody damage somebody else's property and get away with it

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Nov 08

Armed robbery

My neighbor was robbed by 3 males approximately 12:30 a.m. Wednesday morning as she got out of her car street parked right in front of our building. I will relay the info as best i can. She exited the car, was approached by 1 male, shortish (5 feet?) Who was wearing a Halloween mask, the other 2 pulled up in a car. She was told he had a gun, i think she saw it too, then told not to yell...

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My neighbor was robbed by 3 males approximately 12:30 a.m. Wednesday morning as she got out of her car street parked right in front of our building. I will relay the info as best i can. She exited the car, was approached by 1 male, shortish (5 feet?) Who was wearing a Halloween mask, the other 2 pulled up in a car. She was told he had a gun, i think she saw it too, then told not to yell or scream. She set her bag on the ground, the male frisked her pockets, took her things & jumped in the car & left. They took her work bag, some cash, id & credit cards. She was not hurt- just shocked & scared. They threw her keys on the ground & didn't take her car. She didn't get a good look/description of the males or car. It happened very quick. She filed a police report. This happened 1253 n cleaver, at Potomac & cleaver. Maybe a neighbor has cameras that caught something? Just be aware, keep your heads up neighbors, take care!

Nov 08

More fun than you can shake a stick at

...they are seldom dull. Nov. 9-18. 7:30 p.m. Free-$25. Pulaski Park, 1419 W. Blackhawk St.

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...performance at the Standard Club. Nov. 12. 7:30 p.m. $41-$135. Auditorium Theatre, 50 E. Congress Parkway...

...and the director Anna D. Shapiro. Nov. 9-Dec. 31. $20-$99. Steppenwolf Theatre Company, 1650 N. Halsted St.

...in the spring. Nov. 11-Dec. 17. $20-$45. Firebrand Theatre at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave.

...by the impressive pianist Alessio Bax. Nov. 10. 8 p.m. $45-$121. Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan Ave.

...Woman” and Mozart's “Jupiter” Symphony. Nov. 12. 3 p.m. $10-$75. Harris Theater, 205 E. Randolph Drive...

...we so different now? Nov. 11-July 15. Free-$16 museum admission. Chicago History Museum, 1601 N. Clark St.

...from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Nov. 10-Jan. 12. Free. Hilton Asmus Contemporary, 716 N. Wells St.

...tasting party. Nov. 10. 6 p.m.-12:30 a.m. $149-$400. Morgan Manufacturing, 401 N. Morgan St.

    Crain's Chicago Business
    Visit Crain's Chicago Business for complete business news and analysis including healthcare, real estate, manufacturing, government, sports and more.
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Tonight from 5pm to 6:30pm, take part in an O...

Tonight from 5pm to 6:30pm, take part in an Open House at St. Stan's Catholic School for Leadership (1255 N. Noble Street). St. Stan's offers a unique learning environment based on Franklin Covey's "Seven Habits" and an academically rigorous curriculum. For more information please email Elaina at eschyb@ststanschicago.org

    St. Stan's Catholic School
    St. Stanislaus Kostka School located by Division St (I-90) and Noble St. A Catholic elementary school Pre-School 3 yers old - 8th grade. A Lighthouse School
    https://www.ststanschicago.org

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Nov 05

Chicago Park District shared The Seldoms's ev...

See The Seldoms newest dance work, "The Making", unfold as a roaming performance through our very own Pulaski Park (1419 W Blackhawk St) Nov 9 - 11 and Nov 16 - 18 at 7:30pm! Check out this free performance & be sure to get your ticket here--> themaking.brownpapertickets.com/

    The Making - Premiere
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Oct 27

Join me tomorrow as I co-host the Pulaski Par...

Join me tomorrow as I co-host the Pulaski Park Halloween Festival with Noble Square neighbors, taking place from 10am to 4pm on Saturday, October 28th. The festival will feature train rides, hayrides, jumping jacks, carnival games, face painting, pony rides and a petting zoo. Admission is $10. Pulaski Park field house is located at 1419 W Blackhawk Street. For more information please call 312-742-7558.

    Alderman Brian Hopkins
    Join me tomorrow as I co-host the Pulaski Park Halloween Festival with Noble Square neighbors, taking place from 10am to 4pm on Saturday, October 28th. The festival will feature train rides,...
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Oct 26

Join me as I co-host the Pulaski Park Hallowe...

...rides and a petting zoo. Admission is $10. Pulaski Park field house is located at 1419 W Blackhawk Street. For more information please call 312-742-7558...

    Alderman Brian Hopkins
    Join me as I co-host the Pulaski Park Halloween Festival with Noble Square neighbors, taking place from 10am to 4pm on Saturday, October 28th. The festival will feature train rides, hayrides, jumping...
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Oct 24

The Comedy Clubhouse Announces Premiere of New Main Stage Theatrical "Wishin' Control"

The Comedy Clubhouse is will be premiering it's new Main Stage Theatrical, "Wishin' Control", on November 4th at 7pm. Our Main Stage Theatrical is a 90 minute long comedic play using long form improv technique to get from one scene or character to the next. The result is a dynamic piece full of scenes, close to 100 characters, and visually stunning transitions. As the Main Stage implies, these 8 actors are selectively chosen from over 200 members that perform regularly with One Group Mind at The Comedy Clubhouse! Tickets are $12 online and $18 at the door. Doors open and online sales close at 6:30. Tickets can be purchased at www.thecomedyclubhouse.com. The Comedy Clubhouse is a BYOB venue.

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Oct 21

Things to Do in Wicker Park, Bucktown This Weekend

Halloween festival. The Pulaski Park festival offers hay rides, a pumpkin patch, a zipline (new this year), a petting zoo, pony rides, face painting, food concessions and more, according to a flyer. Admission is $10. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, 1419 W. Blackhawk St.

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Celebrate Nick’s Pit Stop anniversary. The popular family-run Bucktown chicken restaurant is pulling out all the stops for its 20th year, with free free food and refreshments, face-painting, balloon-twisting and music from DJ La Vie. Free, from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, 2023 N. Damen Ave.

...Chicago drummer Nick Alvarez (whose been busking in the now-closed right turn lane at Damen and Milwaukee) and Anthony Bruno (tenor saxophone), John Sutton (bass) Alexander Adams (on electronics), and Matt Murphy...

...m.-8 p.m. Saturday before the Windy City Soul Club hits the stage, at 1035 N. Western Ave.

    Things to Do in Wicker Park, Bucktown This Weekend
    Our friends at DNAInfo have got the lowdown on lots of things to do in Wicker Park adn Bucktown this weekend. It looks like the weekend weather is projected to be unseasonably warm and mostly rain-free. So let's get to a couple of their ideas for things to do in Wicker Park, Bucktown and Noble Square.
    http://chicagofree.info

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Be sure to stop by the Pulaski Park Halloween...

...rides and a petting zoo. Admission is $10. Pulaski Park field house is located at 1419 W Blackhawk Street. For more information please call 312-742-7558


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Updated Oct 20

Chicken/Helmeted Guinea Fowl Found in East Village

Does anyone know a good home for this chicken? (I learned from Reddit today that it is a helmeted guinea foul). He (or she?) was in our backyard today after work and is now up in a tree on a side street near Ashland & Chicago. There is a live poultry shop about a block away so if I had to guess, I think he escaped. I am a vegetarian so would love if he could live out the rest of his life on a farm somewhere.

Oct 18

Updated Oct 19

Found Dog - white poodle mix

We found a small white poodle mix (?) Dog this evening around 8pm tonight in Noble Square 1500 block of cortez St. and Ashland. She is healthy and friendly, no collar just trying to find her rightful owners.

  • Ev

    Gosh, I've seen this pup listed somewhere on Facebook tonight as Lost, still searching for the post. In the meantime you might want to check Lost Dogs Illinois. Thanks so much for keeping her safe, she looks well taken care of, her owners should have vet records and photos with the family. : https://www.facebook.com/LostDogsIllinois/

  • Owner found! Thanks all

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Chuck Zeiler posted 1 photo to Flickr:

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