Village Viewpoint

Every winter in the bitter cold, after cleaning off our cars and shoveling heavy snow, we ask ourselves, “Why do we live in Chicago?” There is always a day when […]

Reach Out With Take Care, Friend 

The world is busier than ever making it a challenge to take care of our families, jobs, and general responsibilities, let alone finding time to nurture important friendships or reach […]

Ridge Park Elevator Project Nearing Completion  

By Tim Moran    Three of Ridge Park’s most popular amenities — the Vanderpoel Art Association Gallery, auditorium and gymnasium — will soon become much more easily accessible to all park […]

Ridge Run Registration Now Open 

Sign Up to Be a Runner, Volunteer, or Sponsor!   BAPA invites neighbors to participate in the Ridge Run on Memorial Day, Mon., May 27. Runners can compete for overall wins, […]

Moran Named New Editor of The Villager 

Tim Moran, a name well known by local readers of The Villager, The Patch, and Block Club Chicago, has been added to BAPA’s list of staff members. In January, Moran […]