45th Ward school principals meeting

45th Ward school principals meeting

Forest Claypool came to listen and answer questions from the 45th Ward school principals at a meeting I hosted at Fannie’s last night. We discussed solutions to better support the needs of students and their families.

I’d like to thank our dedicated principals, the Board of Health, and the Anti-Defamation League for attending.

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Opening Soon, Weston’s Coffee & Tap Co.

Opening Soon, Weston’s Coffee & Tap Co.

Weston’s Coffee & Tap Co., 4872 N. Milwaukee, is looking great ahead of their mid-December opening. I’m looking forward to their craft brews, coffee drinks, and cold cut sandwiches.

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45th Ward Food Drive

45th Ward Food Drive

The holidays are a great excuse to gather with friends and family and indulge in delicious meals and treats. However, many of our fellow Chicagoans struggle this time of year. My office is collaborating with 45th Ward schools, the Irving Park Community Food Pantry, and St. John’s Food Pantry to help provide our neighbors in need by collecting non-perishable foods and other basic necessities. You can drop off items at my office during office hours, which will then be delivered to the food pantries.

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Love Your Local on Small Business Saturday

Love Your Local on Small Business Saturday

Why spend hours in line for Black Friday when you can help local businesses thrive by partaking in Small Business Saturday? Show your love for the Northwest Side on Saturday, November 25, by buying your holiday presents locally.

The following small businesses in the Six Corners shopping district will partake in this year’s Small Business Saturday:

Beauty Crew Chicago, 4048 N. Milwaukee:

Only on November 25th, get your makeup done for $45, including lashes, or your makeup and hair done for only $75!

City News Cafe’s Winter Wonderland, 4108 …

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