Tap into BAPA #3

Mix and mingle! Cheers and beers!  The Beverly Area Planning Association invites neighbors and friends age 21+ to Tap into BAPA#3, a pub crawl fund raiser, Sat., Nov. 10, starting at 3 […]

Village Viewpoint

By Susan Flood, BAPA Executive Director  I can’t stop staring at The Villager front page.  As we were putting the paper together, every time I passed by the proofing copy I stopped dead in my tracks.  […]

Millerick Named Property Preservation and Safety Coordinator

By Abby Johnson Twenty-two-year-old Liam Millerick has joined BAPA’s staff as the new Property Preservation and Safety Coordinator. His onboarding comes after Roberta Kleinman, Coordinator of Property Preservation Services, retired […]

Neighborhood Notes

Food Pantry Holiday Appeal. The Maple Morgan Park Community Food Pantry invites area residents to help them feed hungry neighbors in the 60643 and 60655 zip codes by making donations […]

School News

Kellogg School Recognized for Learning Garden Kellogg School, 9241 S. Leavitt, received a Chicago Excellence in Gardening Award (CEGA). The school’s garden, tended by students and volunteers, competed with entries from 60 neighborhoods to win this […]

Learn About Morgan Park Juniors Membership

The Morgan Park Juniors, a powerful group of 40 women who meet once a month, October through April and volunteer in the community, invite area women to learn more about membership Wed., Nov. 7, 7 p.m., Beverly Arts […]

Preserving Beverly/Morgan Park’s Historic Homes

By Kaitlyn McAvoy and Bonnie McDonald, Landmarks Illinois  Beverly/Morgan Park/Morgan Park is a picturesque example of a late 19th century neighborhood and remains one of most desirable communities in Chicago. It is a place with […]

FLOW Builds Successful Writers

By Kristin Boza For Love of Writing, or FLOW, is a south side group dedicated to supporting writers on their journey from conceptualizing to publishing — and a lot in-between. The core group […]

David Daruszka: Player with Railroads

By Abby Johnson Trains are a common topic in Chicago, but how often are railroads given credit for their role in the city’s history?   Self-declared railroad history buff and Beverly/Morgan […]

Business News

Charlie’s Diamond Jewelers Now Open  Beverly/Morgan Park neighbor Charles D. Halpern, a third-generation jeweler and with 48 years of industry experience, recently opened Charlie’s Diamond Jewelers, 3500 W. 95th St., […]