Dixieland Jazz and National Night Out Tonight, Lt. Gov. strums and talks, Parking Management, Sing, Support Ukrainians, EVA and the zebra

Lt. Gov Sheila Simon warns that checking out of public decision making makes the process worse

Initially spotted at a Sunday Logan Square Farmer's Market playing her banjo with the Amen Brothers, Lieutenant Governor Sheila Simon talked about her music, about the historic significance of the Logan Market, about her future and about decision making.

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Czech Dixieland Jazz Youth Band in the Polish Triangle tonight

With Prague as a Sister City to Chicago, the Polish Triangle Coalition is happy to present the Czech Dixieland Jazz Youth Band tonight, Tues., Aug. 5, for

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Sgt. Juan Clas, 12th District, is back with suggestions about home security and National Night Out

On a Sunday in March, Sergeant Juan Clas, of the 12th Police District's CAPS program (Chicago Alternative Policing Strategies), slipped on the ice which caused a grizzly injury and subsequent surgery on one leg. He just returned to duty on July 29 and has two reminders for everyone... home security and National Night Out (NNO) this coming Tuesday, Aug. 6, at both the 12th and 14th Districts.

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Final CMAP parking management report for WPB area to be explained at WPC meeting

The Wicker Park Committee's (WPC) Wednesday, August 6, membership meeting (open to the public), will feature a presentation about parking solutions study given by Lindsay Bayley, Senior Planner for the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP).

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Is singing choral music your passion...Perhaps Wicker Park Choral Singers are in your future

If you love choral music and you love singing, the Wicker Park Choral Singers (WPCS) invites you to consider adding your voice to theirs in the upcoming 2014-15 season. Auditions are Wed., Aug. 6 and Sun., Aug. 10, in the Wicker Park Lutheran Church, 1502 N. Hoyne Ave., corner of Hoyne and LeMoyne.

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Local Ukrainians ask for help with acquiring signatures to move the 2018 World Football Cup from Russia

Area Ukrainians are urging people to support the Ukrainian people and world peace by signing a petition to move the 2018 World Football Cup from Russia.

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East Village Assn. celebrated among the raindrops and zebra

Spirits and fun were not dampened at the East Village Association (EVA) Annual Block Party in the 800 block of N.Winchester Sunday afternoon, Aug. 3, despite the on-and-off rain showers. Even the zebra liked it.

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