Fischman’s Bottle Shop Ribbon Cutting

Fischman’s Bottle Shop Ribbon Cutting

FISCHMAN BOTTLE SHOP
GRAND OPENING WEEKEND DATES / HOURS
Friday, November 17: 3pm – 9pm

4054- 4060 N Milwaukee

Chicago, Illinois 60641

(773) 545-0123

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Grand Gateway Groundbreaking Ceremony

Construction of the Residences at Jefferson Park, 5201 W. Lawrence, has begun. I hope you will join us a ceremonial groundbreaking on Friday, November 17, at 11:00 am.

This is an opportunity to thank all of the many stakeholders who helped guide us to a final plan and design. This development is the first major step in ushering in the revitalization of the Jefferson Park business corridor.

Kid Friendly

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Fish mans Bottle Shop Grand Opening

Fish mans Bottle Shop Grand Opening

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4054- 4060 N Milwaukee
Chicago, Illinois 60641

(773) 545-0123

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Budget Town Hall Meeting Nov. 6

Budget Town Hall Meeting Nov. 6

The Progressive Reform Caucus and Committeeman Robert Murphy from the 39th Ward Dems are co-hosting a community town hall meeting. Share your feedback and concerns regarding the Emanuel administration’s proposed 2018 city budget.

The event is free and open to the public. It is not required that your alderman be a member of the Progressive Caucus to attend.

The event will take place on Monday, November 6, at 7:00 pm at the Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox. More information about the event is available online.

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Jeff Park Master Plan Community Meeting October 16

Jeff Park Master Plan Community Meeting October 16

Since first taking office in 2011, I have made the revitalization of the Jefferson Park business corridor a main focus.

I hope you participate in developing strategies to improve transportation, mobility, land use, housing, and economic development while strengthening the community character of our neighborhood during our second Jefferson Park Master Plan community meeting Monday, October 16, at 6 pm at the Copernicus Center, 5216 W. Lawrence.

This is an opportunity to lend your ideas and provide input int the future of this opportunity area.

Learn more about the master plan, share …

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Community Shred Day

Community Shred Day

Please join State Representative Jaime Andrade and myself for a Community Shred Day on Saturday, August 19, from 10 am to 1 pm in the St. Viator parking lot at 4140 W. Addison.

Bring documents that contain your personally identifiable information – such as old bank statements, tax returns, bills, receipts, credit card applications, and outdated medical records – to be safely shredded. Please remember to remove all paper clips, staples, and other bindings before sending documents off to be shredded.

Old eyeglasses, cell phones, and old …

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CPS Students Can Receive Free Museum Admission Beginning August 27

CPS Students Can Receive Free Museum Admission Beginning August 27

August 27 through September 1, Chicago Public School students can attend various museums throughout the city for free.

This is a fantastic opportunity for students to learn and explore Chicago Museums ahead of the new school year.

Visit my website for a list of eligible museums and dates.

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Help Clear the Shelters August 19

Help Clear the Shelters August 19

Are you or someone you know considering adopting or fostering a pet? Chicago Animal Care and Control is hosting their annual Clear the Shelter Free Adoption day on August 19.

Summer is high season for the local shelters, with many of them at full capacity. This event is the perfect opportunity to free up space in the shelters while filling up your heart with love from your new best friend.

Regular adoption screening still applies. More information and participating shelters is available online.

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Apply for the Roof and Porch Repair Grant Program

Apply for the Roof and Porch Repair Grant Program

The Roof and Porch Repair Program (formerly known as the EHAP program) provide grants from $5,000 to $30,000 for low to moderate income owner occupants of one to four-unit residential buildings. The program is limited to the repair and/or replacement of roofs or porches. Remedies will commensurate with the level of damage determined by the Department of Planning and Development’s (DPD) Rehab Construction Specialist upon inspection. A property can receive service one-time only.

The 2018 roof and porch registration takes place from 9:00 am to 5:00 …

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New Retro Fitness Gym Opens at 6Corners

New Retro Fitness Gym Opens at 6Corners

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PORTAGE PARK — Retro Fitness opened its 20,000-square-foot location at 4901 W. Irving Park Road for free tours on Thursday, marking a “soft opening” for the neighborhood’s newest gym.

The facility spans the basement and second floor of a long-vacant bank building in the Six Corners Shopping District, anchoring a $16 million redevelopment that promises to include a Culver’s and a 300-seat theater. Interior renovations are also underway for a Binny’s Beverage Depot, which will sit between the gym’s two levels on the building’s first floor.

The gym is the first Retro Fitness location to …

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