September 2016

Oscar O. D’Angelo, controversial and influential leader, passes away at 84

Oscar Ovid D’Angelo, one of the most controversial and influential figures in the history of the Near West Side/Taylor Street area, died on Sunday, Aug. 7, at age 84.

Oscar D’Angelo, the Near West Side, and the Gazette—A story of a unique era

When word reached me that Oscar D’Angelo had passed away on Sunday, August 7, I reacted like many who knew the man who lived his entire life in “Little Italy” on Chicago’s Near West Side: It truly was the end of an era. An era that represented a life-long love affair for one’s neighborhood, culture, and city.

Business, financial, and health services professionals in area ready to serve you

In autumn, people become more serious about business and responsibilities, including health and financial matters. Local professional can provide the top quality services you and your family need and deserve.

ATN: September 2016

The African Festival of the Arts will be held in Washington Park, 51st St. at Cottage Grove Ave.