Category Archives: Community Events

Photo Shoot Notice

Nationwide will be shooting photos in your neighborhood on Thursday, October 19, 2017. In order to park necessary vehicles and equipment, streets will be posted with NO PARKING/TOW ZONE signs at the following times: Thursday, October 19, from 7:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. North side of Menomonee Street between Clark Street and 514 W. Menomonee [...]

43rd Ward Shredding Event and Clothing Drive on Saturday, September 9

Please join us and Friends of Epilepsy Foundation at the Peggy Notebaert Museum, located at 2430 N. Cannon Drive, next Saturday, September 9 from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. for our annual shredding event and clothing drive!   We will accept paper documents and unwanted electronics. Please note, no televisions or expired medications will be collected at this shredding event.   We look forward to [...]

No Park, No Deals Petition

Our fight continues for a much needed park with more than 1,700 people signing the online petition demanding 15 acres of contiguous land in the North Branch Industrial Corridor. Continued community engagement is vital to achieve a much needed park for Chicago residents. If you agree that parkland is vital to a community, join the coalition of [...]

Lakefront Trail Improvements Open House

Join the Chicago Park District for an open house on  Lakefront Trail Improvements on Wednesday, March 22nd between 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM  at the Lincoln Park Cultural Center, 2045 N Lincoln Park West. Representatives from the Chicago Park District, CARA and the Active Transportation Alliance will be available to preview the exciting trail improvements running from Fullerton to [...]

Old Town Art Fair First Sight

The Old Town Triangle Association is hosting an opening celebration it’s Annual Art Fair on May 15th from 6 – 10 PM, featuring live and silent auctions, raffle prizes include dinners, and Perennial’s chef’s selection of canapés and seasonal delights, and  the Old Town Art Fair Signature Cocktail. Tickets are on sale now: $100 per person (before [...]

Annex Planned at Lincoln Park School

“After an oft-heated community debate over how to solve overcrowding at an elementary school in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, the city said Monday it will build an annex with about 19 classrooms and a multipurpose room on the site of the current school. The $18 million project at Lincoln Elementary School at 615 W. Kemper [...]