How to Start a Block Party  

  By Mark Kinsella  Sometimes, it only takes one person to make neighbors realize they are more than fellow block residents who may be just a wave of a hand or […]

Remembering Brian Piccolo 

  For the people who remember Chicago Bears #41 Brian Piccolo, the news that he passed away 50 years ago this month may be a stunning reminder of the tragedy […]

St. John Fisher Gym Named for Conner Lowry

St, John Fisher Gym Named for Conner Lowry  At a ceremony held in late January, the gymnasium at St. John Fisher School was dedicated to and named for Conner T. Lowry as he was […]

Ladder Up Offers Tax Return Assistance 

Ladder Up Offers Tax Return Assistance  Founded in 1994, City-Wide Tax Assistance Program provided free tax return preparation services and college financial aid assistance. In 2008, the organization adopted the name […]


By Caroline Connors  A community-led initiative to revitalize the Western Avenue business district in Beverly/Morgan Park is underway following a community meeting hosted by the Morgan Park Beverly Hills Business Association (MPBHBA) in […]