Village Viewpoint

It’s A Wonderful Life When You Love Where You Live    This month’s Villager speaks volumes about how I feel about our neighborhood. It really is a wonderful life when […]

BAPA Teen Service Corps Re-Launch

BAPA Teen Service Corps members create original art for the 2023 Beverly Art Walk

By Davia Douglas October will relaunch the Teen Service Corps as a permanent BAPA Program with a kick-off meeting on October 22, 2023. The goal of this program is to […]

Juneteenth Family Festival #4  

  It was during a simple drive through our community in early 2019 that the seeds of the first Juneteenth Family Festival began to germinate. Neighborhood resident and co-founder of […]

April is Diversity Month 

At BAPA, we believe that diversity is not just a buzzword, but a fundamental value that we must uphold if we are to truly be a welcoming and inclusive community.   […]

BAPA the Key to Creating Community 

By Monica Carey   Beverly Area Planning Association (BAPA) held its 75th Anniversary Gala on Saturday, January 21st at The Vineyards on 95th Street.  I attended with a group of my […]

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 […]