Make Your House a Home Tour Home!  

By Kristin Boza  Now is a great time to get inspired to make some changes to your home’s interior — especially once you’ve seen the gorgeous homes featured on this year’s BAPA Home Tour on Sun., Sept. […]

Made Artisan Collaborative  

  By Brittany Wiley  BAPA Business Liaison  Allison and John Papara opened Made Artisan Collaborative, 1802 W. 103rd St., in August.  Made is a marketplace that showcases artists, artisans and makers from Chicago and beyond.  In a way, this arts […]

Mainsail Therapeutics: An Individualized and Family-Oriented ABA Center 

  By Brittany Wiley  BAPA Business Liaison  Mainsail Therapeutics, an Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) center for children with Autism, opened in 2020 at 1808 W. 103rd St., suite 200  Since then, they have expanded to include the space at 1810 W. 103rd St., and have […]

Beverly Bike & Ski Turns 100 

By Brittany Wiley   BAPA Business Liaison   Beverly Bike and Ski (formerly Beverly Bike Shop) opened 100 years ago in 1921 at 9121 S. Western.  It stands, steadfast in its same location, now […]

Best of Beverly/Morgan Park: House Portraits 

By Kristin Boza  If you’re looking for a unique gift, commissioning a painting of a home is a special way to memorialize a childhood home, a first home, or even to bring some beautiful art to […]

Ultimate Home Improvement Checklist 

  By Kristin Boza  Home maintenance and repair is a year-round effort, especially for our historic homes here in Beverly/Morgan Park. Spring is the ideal time to check your home’s exterior […]

Business Spotlight  SPG Chicago: Help for Home Sellers and Buyers 

  By Brittany Wiley  BAPA Business Liaison  Standard Properties Group [SPG Chicago], 10448 S. Western Ave., was founded by husband–and–wife team Spiro Georgelos and Selena Schrimple–Georgelos.  The full–service real estate brokerage firm specializes in helping sellers navigate […]

BAPA’s Earth Day Art Contest Asks Neighbors to Consider the 5 Rs 

By Cathriona Fey  BAPA Community Outreach  Students throughout Beverly/Morgan Park have started creating environmentally-inspired designs for BAPA’s Earth Day art contest. BAPA is looking for one–of–a–kind art to use year-round to promote its environmental […]