Neighborhood News

Meet Buena Park Neighbor Matt Cardoni

Matt Cardoni moved to Buena Park in 2009. He aims to raise community involvement in environmental activism. Some examples include organizing neighbors to plant trees from Open Lands in Buena Circle Park and the Clarendon Field House, organizing & promoting the Uptown Garden Walk, being an active member of the Chicago Conservation Corps, a Buena … Continue reading Meet Buena Park Neighbor Matt Cardoni

Buena Park Neighbors February Membership Nights a Huge Success

Buena Park Neighbors hosted member nights at neighborhood restaurants in the past few weeks.  In addition to the 10 percent off their bill at Michaels, The Reservoir and Bar on Buena members had their first drink paid for by the neighborhood association. According to Buena Park Secretary Rosa Haraf,”These events were designed to kick off … Continue reading Buena Park Neighbors February Membership Nights a Huge Success

Chicago Public Library Uptown Branch Upcoming Events

Ikebana Futuristic is Sat., March 23, 2:00 p.m. See the universe through the Ikebana fre style floral arrangement. It transcends time and space. This hands-on workshop is led by expert Margot Wang and is presented in partnership with CPL’s Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Committee. English Conversation classes are held on Saturdays from 2:00 … Continue reading Chicago Public Library Uptown Branch Upcoming Events

“Bunea Park Neighbors Has Big Plans for 2019

Buena Park Neighbors’ leaders have charted a very active 2019 with activities and events throughout Buena Park.  The year began with a forum for all of the 46th Ward Alderman candidates in April that attracted a capacity crowd at the Uptown Library in January.  That was followed by the Winter Community Meeting that featured the … Continue reading “Bunea Park Neighbors Has Big Plans for 2019

Buena Park Neighbors Winter Community Meeting

Buena Park Neighbors hosted its Winter Community Meeting at Pride Theatre recently. On a cold and snowy winter night the meeting featured the musice of Elton John performed by Buena Park resident Beazley Phillips. Beazley has a lifetime of music to his credit and began his Elton John show a few years ago at a … Continue reading Buena Park Neighbors Winter Community Meeting