Neighborhood News

Welcome New Pastor Father Manny to Saint Mary of the Lake

Please join us in welcoming Father Manny, a new Pastor to Saint Mary of the Lake. Refreshments will be served after each mass throughout his first weekend! Come by and take a moment to say hello and welcome him to Buena Park! July 6 – 7, 2019 St. Mary of the Lake 4200 N Sheridan … Continue reading Welcome New Pastor Father Manny to Saint Mary of the Lake

Chicago Public Library Summer Learning Challenge

The Summer Learning Challenge is underway at the Uptown Branch! Children 0-13 who join Explorers at Play can earn a cute book tote bag, and have chances to win other prizes. Their adults can also earn a toy (which we think they’ll share with their kids.) Drop in to pick up an Explorers Guide and … Continue reading Chicago Public Library Summer Learning Challenge

Montrose Pier and the Magic Hedge

Montrose Pier At the eastern end of Montrose Beach is Montrose Pier which extends out into the lake and ends with fishhook shape.  There 2 tall towers on the pier have lights and foghorns to warn and alert vessels on the lake. The orientation of the pier has been specifically designed to capture sand being … Continue reading Montrose Pier and the Magic Hedge

Montrose Harbor, Chicago Corinthian Yacht Club and Montrose Peninsula

Montrose Harbor The most northerly of Chicago’s harbors Montrose Harbor has 711 slips, mooring cans and star docks that can accommodate boats from 25 feet to 50 feet in length in length. Chicago Corinthian Yacht Club The Chicago Corinthian Yacht Club was founded in 1934 and has over 400 members. It is one of the … Continue reading Montrose Harbor, Chicago Corinthian Yacht Club and Montrose Peninsula