Got a Project? Get a Permit

  By Liam Millerick  BAPA Housing Program Coordinator  With spring here and summer just around the corner, many homeowners may be looking at making some slight alterations to their homes. […]

What’s the SCORE? What’s Your Marketing Strategy?

By Kevin Scanlan  Certified SCORE Mentor  What’s your marketing strategy? To have a successful business, you need a marketing plan.  A marketing plan can help you raise awareness of your business, attract more customers and boost sales. Here are some elements you […]

Tax Season Brings Tax Scams

By Gary Jenkins  BAPA Coordinator of School and Safety Programs  I’m sure all of us are welcoming the beginning of spring and the warm temperatures. We are also nearing the end of income tax season. Unlike […]

Community Choir To Perform Annual Concert

Beverly/Morgan Park Community Choir will perform its annual concert Sun., Apr. 7, 4 p.m., St. Cajetan Church, 2445 W. 112th St. The choir will perform a variety of sacred music from classical to gospel, accompanied […]

Program Highlights Chicago’s First African-American Banker 

  The Ridge Historical Society (RHS) is sponsoring a program on Jesse Binga, Chicago’s first African-American banker, at the Givins Castle, 10244 S. Longwood Dr., Sun., Apr. 7, 2 p.m. Presenter Don Hayner will discuss his book, “Binga, The Rise and Fall of […]

Greek Mythology Takes on New Life with ‘Flight’

“Flight,” a musical written by Chicago playwright and compose Michael Potsic, will premiere at the Beverly Arts Center (BAC), 2407 W. 111th St. the first two weekends in May.   Based on the Greek myth the Flight of Icarus, “Flight” re-imagines the classic cautionary tale through […]

You Are My Neighbor Explores Boundless Compassion

The Southside Catholic Peace and Justice Committee, in coordination with local organizations and faith groups, will host the next You Are My Neighbor event, “Disrupting Violence,” Thurs., Apr. 11, 7 p.m., St. Barnabas […]

April Nightlife

Beverly Arts Center  2407 W. 111th St. |  The Special Consensus performs acoustic bluegrass, Sat., Apr. 6, 8 p.m.  The Leadfoot Band opens. $25 in advance ($23 for BAC members); all tickets $30 at the door.   Andrea Robinson performs sMOkeyTOWN, a […]