BAPA Update – July 2020 

  We Loved Our Piccolo Parade  Thank you to our neighbors for participating in the car parade on June 16 honoring the 50th anniversary of the death of Chicago Bears legend – […]

19th Ward Mutual Aid Continues to Assist Neighbors 

By Cathriona Fey  BAPA Community Outreach & Improvement   As businesses, parks, and other establishments begin to reopen, the 19th Ward Mutual Aid group remains busy assisting members of our community who have experienced […]

Beverly Dry Goods Brings South Side Pride to Walden  

By Brittany Wiley  BAPA Business Liaison  Mary Bujwid and her fiancé Jason Moss have been bringing South Side-inspired wares to the Beverly/Morgan Park neighborhood since January 2019.  Through their hard work and the support of the community, they will open Beverly […]

Beverly Area Public School Community Service Awards 

By Tina Jenkins Bell  BAPA School Liaison    Each year, BAPA’s public education committee gives out community service awards to public school students who make a difference. Each public elementary school has the opportunity to nominate one […]

Top Tips for a Successful Job Search  

By Kristin Boza  As the country faces an economic downturn for an unknown period of time, finding the perfect job becomes even more competitive. Beverly/Morgan Park resident Megan Connolly, Principal and Senior Consultant with Mercer, […]

Givins Beverly Castle Renovation Underway 

By Kristin Boza  More than 130 years after the Givins Beverly Castle was initially constructed, it is undergoing an essential restoration process to ensure the longevity of this iconic neighborhood structure, the only castle within Chicago’s city limits.   Thanks […]

Anti-Racist Policy Empowers Facebook Group 

By Kristin Boza  Like the majority of Facebook groups, the “Moms of Beverly” group began as a way to bring together people who share a common interest — in this case, moms who live […]