BAPA’s Big Night!  

BAPA’s Big Night will sparkle like diamonds as we celebrate our community organization’s 75th Anniversary. Diamonds are the strongest material on the planet, so what better symbol for a party […]

BAPA History – Part I 

By Carol Flynn   In 1921, the Rock Island Magazine carried a feature story describing the communities along its Blue Island commuter line. The Beverly Hills/Morgan Park area was declared “one […]

Village Viewpoint – January 2023 

By Mary Jo Viero  BAPA Executive Director  Happy New Year!  I hope you all enjoyed your holidays and that, like me, you are excited for a new year to begin. […]

Save the Pike House: Next Steps 

Through the RHS/BAPA Historic Buildings Committee, Ridge Historical Society and Beverly Area Planning Association are working to save the historic Eugene S. Pike House, located on 91st Street in the […]

The Gift of Volunteering 

By Davia Douglas  BAPA Director of Community Relations  The wrapping paper has been recycled, we are deciding whether the tree is a new piece of furniture in the living room, […]

ABC Workshop Topic:  Women and Careers 

The free Professional ABCs workshop series resumes with a powerful, motivational, and educational seminar on Women and Careers, Sun., Jan 29, 6:30 p.m., Morgan Park Academy Arts Center, 2153 W. […]

Welcome to Wine Down Wednesdays at the BAC 

By Kristin Boza  Merriment, wine, and great company shouldn’t be relegated to the weekends. The Beverly Arts Center (BAC), 2407 W. 111th St., launched Wine Down Wednesdays to combat the […]

Park Advisory Council News – January 2023 

Ridge Park PAC December  Members of the Ridge Park Advisory Council attended the Ridge Park construction kickoff in December, celebrating the project designs to make the Ridge Park fieldhouse more […]