DECEMBER 2014

Burnett supports marijuana dispensaries; community groups express opposition

Despite opposition from community groups and residents, Alderman Walter Burnett advocates opening medical marijuana dispensaries in the 27th Ward.

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Chicago offers holiday delights to make the season bright

The holiday season can be extremely busy with shopping and preparing to celebrate with family and friends, but it is important to take time for fun, too…

Local merchants offer food and festive treats for holiday fun

Holiday fun, fellowship, and food go together, and the restaurants, bars, and specialty food stores in this area offer a great selection to make your holiday more festive…

Local merchants make gift giving easy during holiday season

Gifts and shopping are two aspects of the holidays that make the season bright. Merchants and service providers in this community can help you…

Spirit of giving promotes sharing with others during the holiday season

In our busy lives, it is sometimes difficult to make time for those less fortunate. The holiday season, however, reminds us of the “spirit of giving”…

Celebrate religious, festive activities at community churches

The end of the year is such a special time for area churches because there are so many festive and religious activities…

Gazette offers holiday wish list for our community and country in 2015

It has been a longstanding tradition for the Gazette to compile a holiday wish list — not for presents under the tree, but for initiatives and actions that could make a better community and a better country. Here is our holiday wish list…

First Raised Bike Path; Tollway Jobs; Roundups

Armour Square Park at 3309 S. Shields Ave. offers fitness classes and athletic programs. Stop by the park or call (312) 747-6012 for more information.