Redevelopment plan calls for $22.9 million investment in Ramova Theater for live entertainment, dining venue

The first of what Ald. Patrick Thompson (11th) promises will be a series of community meetings on plans to create a major entertainment venue out of the long-shuttered Ramova Theatre and adjoining grill received a positive reception from most of the approximately 200 Bridgeport residents at a Nov. 19 meeting at Nativity of Our Lord Church, 652 W. 37th St.

Our 2019 Christmas wish for a better nation and world comes from an unlikely visitor

It was getting late one evening, shortly before Thanksgiving, when the phone rang at Gazette Chicago.

Chicago offers holiday delights to make the season bright

The holiday season can be very busy with shopping and preparing to celebrate with family and friends, but it is important to take time to enjoy the festivities as well.

Spirit of Giving opportunities are limitless to help others this holiday season

During the holidays, many people recall stories from their youth evoking the distinctive pleasure an act of true generosity can create.

Celebrate religious, festive activities at community churches

By Ivette Sandoval We all have a lot to be thankful for and much more to look forward to in the New Year. Churches in this community invite you to their services and bring cheer in order to celebrate Christmas, Advent, posadas, holiday concerts, Kwanzaa, the New Year, and much more. In this community, some […]

ATN – December 2019

The Adler Planetarium will have free general admission for Illinois residents on Saturday, Dec. 7; Thursday, Dec. 12; and Friday, Dec. 13.

From the Publisher

Dear Gazette Chicago readers and advertisers:

More than a decade ago, Gazette Chicago would occasionally skip the January issue. By doing so, we were able to give our hard-working staff of reporters, designers, and advertising sales representatives’ some well-deserved time off during the holiday season.