A Historical Surprise Right in Our Back Yard 

  By Tina Jenkins Bell  BAPA School Liaison  Before either Beverly or Morgan Park was annexed as an official Chicago neighborhood, Morgan Park Academy, 2153 W. 111th St., was one of […]

The Legacy of Hetherington Homes 

By Grace Kuikman  Beverly Area Planning Association (BAPA) and Ridge Historical Society (RHS) are partnering to celebrate the contribution made to the built beauty of Beverly/Morgan Park by three generations […]

RHS Opens Doors for American Girl Doll Exhibit 

By Linda Lamberty  Historian  Ridge Historical Society  In November it was announced that American Girl dolls were among recent inductees to the National Toy Hall of Fame in Rochester, NY.  […]

‘Tiny House’ Turns 100 Years Old 

  By Carol Flynn  The Ridge is known for its variety of picturesque houses, large and small. This year, an interesting Craftsman-style cottage is celebrating its 100th birthday. With only about 500 square […]

Beverly Now Turns 50  

As part of the Christ the King Parish Community Mass and Picnic, the 50th anniversary of Beverly Now will be celebrated. Beverly Now was a presentation fostered by the Christ the King Human Relations […]