Friday, July 1, 2022

Saturday, June 4, 2022

Beverly library reopening

 If you've been missing the Beverly library on 95th St., you'll be happy to know that it's reopening after construction on Tuesday 6/7 at 10 a.m.

Friday, June 3, 2022

107th St. grade crossing work this weekend

 Here's the scoop according to Metra:

CONSTRUCTION NOTICE: Weekend track construction occurring near 107th Beverly for a crossing renewal, June 4-5. Weekend trains 202-322 and 205-221 may experience delays up to 10 minutes.

What's happening on 99th St.

Looks like a good weekend to visit 99th St.


non sequitur Friday

Monday, May 30, 2022

The Green Sanctuary Group of Beverly Unitarian Church will host a collection of household electronics and hazardous waste this Sunday 6/5, 1 to 4 p.m. at 11030 S. Longwood Dr.  (Morgan Park United Methodist Church).

The following items will NOT be accepted: freon, incandescent bulbs, appliances, alkaline batteries, bio-hazardous products, needles, latex/acrylic/water-based paints, caulk or cleaning products, or other water soluble products.

Accepted items include: computers, monitors, printers, laptops, small electronics, small TVs (24 inches or smaller), cell phones and pagers, fluorescent bulbs and tubes, rechargeable batteries, mercury thermometers, anti-freeze, used motor oil, oil based-paints, paint thinner, aerosol paints, batteries, lawn chemicals, hobby and photographic chemicals, pool chemicals and solvents.  Hazardous items must be properly sealed.

They will also accept clean styrofoam items (except packing peanuts). Eyeglasses will be accepted for reuse or recycling. 

Donations are encouraged to help cover costs. 

For more info, call Eileen Klees at 773-708-5111.

Saturday, May 28, 2022

Let's welcome Afro Joe's to the neighborhood

 We were sad to lose City Grange. Now we're glad to welcome Afro Joe's to the same space at 1818 W. 99th St.

They're open since 8 am today. On Sunday, they'll have a live DJ set of house music from 11 am to 1 pm.

Block Club Chicago published a story about the opening.

Afro Joe's on Instagram