Children’s Book Honors Local Women 

  By Kristin Boza  Bev Davis, former long-time Beverly/Morgan Park resident, will be on hand at the at the Edna White Gardens, 1850 W. Monterey Ave.  during the 2nd Annual Garden Walk on July […]

Book Gives Kids Glimpse into WWII 

By Kristin Boza  Francoise Johnson didn’t waste a single moment of the pandemic lockdown.   Johnson, born in France and a Chicago resident since 1965, spent her career working as a writer and translator for the City […]

Lucy Riles: Adventurer, Actor and Author  

By Kristin Boza  When Lucy Bansley Riles was growing up in Beverly/Morgan Park, she was enthralled with the theatre stage. As the youngest of 12 kids in the Bansley home, this graduate of Christ […]

Local Author’s Work Offered in Virtual Reading  

  Excerpts from “Front Porch Society,” a work by Beverly/Morgan Park resident Melda Beaty, will be presented by the Beverly Arts Center as a virtual reading Sun., Oct. 25, 2 p.m.   “Front Porch […]

Authors Share Their Winter Reads 

By Kristin Boza Winter is here, and so are local authors with their cozy reading recommendations. Grab this list, head to Bookie’s, 10324 S. Western or the library, check for these authors’ books as well as […]